Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has approved the appointment of a former managing director of National Mirror, Mrs. Kafilat Ogbara, as a commissioner in the Lagos State Audit Commission.
Ogbara, an administrator and a politician, worked assiduously in the All Progressives Congress (APC) campaign teams of Governor Sanwo-Olu and the late Senator Sikiru Osinowo.
She was a governorship aspirant, who had served as a member, Board of Directors in several federal parastatals such as the Nigerian Television Authority, Abuja, National Centre for Women Development Abuja and National Horticultural Research Institute.
She was also a special assistant on Trade and Investment and Technical Aid Corps at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Abuja.
She is the publisher of Today’s Prime News Newspaper, based in Lagos and Abuja.
Ogbara, who defected from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the ruling APC over two years ago, served in the committees raised during the administration of Presidents Olusegun Obasanjo and Goodluck Jonathan.
She graduated from the University of Lagos with Master’s in International Law and Diplomacy and later obtained another Master’s Degree in Public Administration.
A committed APC grassroots politician, Ogbara is reputed as a loyalist of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu. She is happily married and has children.