CEO and Chairman of LASTMA, Christian “Chris”Akioja Olakpe, is dead.
Olakpe, an ex-Assistant Inspector General of Police, was appointed as the LASTMA CEO in 2015 by former Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode.
According to LASTMA’s Director of Research and Statistics, Isaac Adetimiro, the retired Assistant Inspector General of Police died on Sunday.
Adetimiro said the LASTMA boss did not show any sign of sickness and no one knew he was ill.
The visibly shocked Isaac Adetimiro said :
“We heard about it this morning (Monday). He did not show any sign of any sickness. We are really shocked.”
He added that Olakpe gave up in a hospital in the state.
The late ex-Assistant Inspector General of Police was appointed as the LASTMA CEO by former Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode.
His appointment in 2015 was aimed to revamp LASTMA for improved performance and better relations with the public.