List of Governors of Lagos State from its Creation to Date and Roles Performed by Each Governor in Lagos State

SUBJECT  : History 

 

Class: Primary 2

 

Term: Third Term

 

Week: Week 8 & 9

 

Topic: LIST OF LAGOS STATE GOVERNORS FROM ITS CREATION TO DATE 

 

Previous Lesson :

 

Behavioural  Objectives :

At the end of the lesson, learners will be able to

  • List the governors of Lagos state from its creation to date
  • Roles performed by each governor in Lagos State

 

LEARNING ACTIVITIES

  • Pupils in small groups are guided to list the governors of Lagos State from creation till date
  • Pupils in small groups, examine the roles performed by each of these government in Lagos State

 

 

 

Embedded Core Skills

  • Communication and Collaboration
  • Critical thinking and problem solving
  • Leadership skills and Personal Development

 

 

Instructional Materials 

  • Logo of Lagos State
  • Pictures of Lagos State
  • Map of Lagos State
  • Photos of some past governors and present in Lagos State
  • Colour of Lagos state
  • Flashcards with the names of Lagos State governors
  • Lagos State Website

 

Methods of Teaching 

  • Role modelling
  • Questions and Answers
  • Explanation
  • Discussion
  • Recitation
  • Imitation
  • Story Telling
  • Dramatization

Content: 

List of Governors of Lagos State From Its Creation To Date

As a Lagos State Primary 2 history teacher, here is the list of governors of Lagos State from its creation to date:

  1. Mobolaji Johnson (1967-1975)
  2. Adekunle Lawal (1975-1977)
  3. Ndubuisi Kanu (1977-1978)
  4. Lateef Jakande (1979-1983)
  5. Gbolahan Mudasiru (1984)
  6. Mike Akhigbe (1984-1986)
  7. Gbolahan Mudasiru (1986-1988)
  8. Raji Rasaki (1988-1991)
  9. Michael Otedola (1992-1993)
  10. Olagunsoye Oyinlola (1993-1996)
  11. Lateef Jakande (1999)
  12. Bola Tinubu (1999-2007)
  13. Babatunde Fashola (2007-2015)
  14. Akinwunmi Ambode (2015-2019)
  15. Babajide Sanwo-Olu (2019-present)

These are the governors that have led Lagos state since its creation

Evaluation

  1. Who was the first governor of Lagos State? Answer: Mobolaji Johnson
  2. Who was the governor of Lagos State from 1979 to 1983? Answer: Lateef Jakande
  3. Who was the governor of Lagos State in 1999? Answer: Lateef Jakande
  4. Who served as governor of Lagos State for eight years? Answer: Bola Tinubu
  5. Who was the governor of Lagos State from 2007 to 2015? Answer: Babatunde Fashola
  6. Who succeeded Babatunde Fashola as governor of Lagos State? Answer: Akinwunmi Ambode
  7. Who is the current governor of Lagos State? Answer: Babajide Sanwo-Olu
  8. Who was the governor of Lagos State in 1988? Answer: Raji Rasaki
  9. Who was the governor of Lagos State in 1993? Answer: Olagunsoye Oyinlola
  10. Who was the governor of Lagos State in 1984? Answer: Gbolahan Mudasiru

Roles performed by some governors in Lagos State

  1. Mobolaji Johnson (1967-1975): He oversaw the establishment of Lagos State as a state, and worked to develop its infrastructure.
  2. Lateef Jakande (1979-1983): He initiated a number of programs to improve the standard of living for Lagosians, including the construction of low-cost housing, schools, and hospitals.
  3. Bola Tinubu (1999-2007): He implemented a number of policies and programs aimed at transforming Lagos into a world-class city, including the establishment of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) and the Lagos State Security Trust Fund (LSSTF).
  4. Babatunde Fashola (2007-2015): He continued with Tinubu’s development agenda, and focused on improving the state’s infrastructure, healthcare, education, and security.
  5. Akinwunmi Ambode (2015-2019): He focused on improving the state’s infrastructure, particularly its transportation system, and worked to create more jobs for Lagosians.
  6. Babajide Sanwo-Olu (2019-present): He has continued with the previous administration’s development agenda, and has implemented a number of programs to improve the standard of living for Lagosians, including the provision of free healthcare for children under the age of five and the elderly. He has also focused on improving the state’s infrastructure and transportation system

Evaluation

  1. Who oversaw the establishment of Lagos State as a state? Answer: Mobolaji Johnson
  2. Who initiated programs to improve the standard of living for Lagosians, including the construction of low-cost housing, schools, and hospitals? Answer: Lateef Jakande
  3. Who implemented policies and programs aimed at transforming Lagos into a world-class city? Answer: Bola Tinubu
  4. Who focused on improving the state’s infrastructure, healthcare, education, and security? Answer: Babatunde Fashola
  5. Who focused on improving the state’s transportation system and worked to create more jobs for Lagosians? Answer: Akinwunmi Ambode
  6. Who implemented a program to provide free healthcare for children under the age of five and the elderly? Answer: Babajide Sanwo-Olu
  7. Who established the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA)? Answer: Bola Tinubu
  8. Who established the Lagos State Security Trust Fund (LSSTF)? Answer: Bola Tinubu
  9. Who continued with Tinubu’s development agenda? Answer: Babatunde Fashola
  10. Who has continued with the previous administration’s development agenda? Answer: Babajide Sanwo-Olu

Lesson Plan Presentation

Title: List of Governors of Lagos State from its Creation to Date and Roles Performed by Each Governor in Lagos State

Introduction:

The teacher will start by introducing the topic of the lesson – the list of governors of Lagos State from its creation to date and the roles performed by each governor. The teacher will ask the students if they know who the current governor of Lagos State is and what he does. The teacher will explain that the governor is the leader of the state and is responsible for making decisions that affect the lives of the people who live there.

Procedure:

  1. List of Governors of Lagos State
  • The teacher will display the printed list of Lagos State governors and their years in office.
  • The teacher will guide the students to read the list and pronounce the names of each governor correctly.
  • The teacher will ask the students to identify the first governor of Lagos State and the current governor of Lagos State.
  1. Roles performed by each governor in Lagos State
  • The teacher will display pictures of some of the past and present governors of Lagos State.
  • The teacher will ask the students to identify the governors in the pictures and state what they know about them.
  • The teacher will explain that each governor of Lagos State played different roles depending on the period they governed. The teacher will provide a brief overview of some of the roles performed by some of the governors of Lagos State, such as Mobolaji Johnson, Lateef Jakande, Bola Tinubu, Babatunde Fashola, Akinwunmi Ambode, and Babajide Sanwo-Olu.
  • The teacher will ask the students to describe what they have learned about the roles performed by each governor in Lagos State
  1. Conclusion
  • The teacher will summarize the lesson by highlighting the contributions of past and present governors of Lagos State in the development of the state.
  • The teacher will ask the students to share what they have learned from the lesson.
  • The teacher will conclude the lesson by encouraging the students to appreciate the contributions of past and present governors of Lagos State to the development of the state.

Assessment:

  • The teacher will assess the students’ understanding of the lesson by asking them to identify the governors of Lagos State from its creation to date and describe some of the roles performed by each governor. The teacher will also assess the students’ ability to appreciate the contributions of past and present governors of Lagos State.

Homework:

  • The teacher will assign the students to research and write a short essay on one of the past governors of Lagos State and the roles he performed during his tenure.

Weekly Assessment /Test 

  1. Who is the current governor of Lagos State? a) Bola Ahmed Tinubu b) Akinwunmi Ambode c) Babajide Sanwo-Olu
  2. Who was the first military governor of Lagos State? a) Mobolaji Johnson b) Brigadier-General George Agbazika Innih c) Lateef Jakande
  3. Who was the first civilian governor of Lagos State? a) Michael Otedola b) Lateef Jakande c) Bola Ahmed Tinubu
  4. Who is known for implementing the Lagos Metroline project? a) Babatunde Fashola b) Akinwunmi Ambode c) Lateef Jakande
  5. Who is known for introducing the “Operation 3R” (rehabilitation, reconstruction, and resuscitation) program in Lagos State? a) Mobolaji Johnson b) Lateef Jakande c) Babajide Sanwo-Olu
  6. Who is known for establishing the Lagos State Security Trust Fund? a) Akinwunmi Ambode b) Bola Ahmed Tinubu c) Babatunde Fashola
  7. Who is known for the “Eko Atlantic City” project in Lagos State? a) Babajide Sanwo-Olu b) Akinwunmi Ambode c) Babatunde Fashola
  8. Who is known for establishing the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA)? a) Babatunde Fashola b) Babajide Sanwo-Olu c) Akinwunmi Ambode
  9. Who is known for the “Blue Line” and “Red Line” rail projects in Lagos State? a) Babajide Sanwo-Olu b) Babatunde Fashola c) Akinwunmi Ambode
  10. Who is known for the establishment of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA)? a) Lateef Jakande b) Akinwunmi Ambode c) Babatunde Fashola
  11. Who is known for the construction of the Lekki-Ikoyi Bridge in Lagos State? a) Babajide Sanwo-Olu b) Akinwunmi Ambode c) Babatunde Fashola
  12. Who is known for the “Operation Light Up Lagos” project? a) Babajide Sanwo-Olu b) Akinwunmi Ambode c) Lateef Jakande
  13. Who is known for the “One Lagos Fiesta” program? a) Babajide Sanwo-Olu b) Akinwunmi Ambode c) Babatunde Fashola
  14. Who is known for the establishment of the Lagos State University (LASU)? a) Lateef Jakande b) Bola Ahmed Tinubu c) Babatunde Fashola
  15. Who is known for the establishment of the Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF)? a) Akinwunmi Ambode b) Babajide Sanwo-Olu c) Babatunde Fashola
  16. Who is known for the construction of the Epe-Lekki Expressway in Lagos State? a) Babatunde Fashola b) Akinwunmi Ambode c) Babajide Sanwo-Olu
  17. Who is known for the establishment of the Lagos State Health Service Commission? a) Babajide Sanwo-Olu b) Akinwunmi Ambode c) Babatunde Fashola
  18. Who is known for the “Cleaner Lagos Initiative”? a) Babajide Sanwo-Olu b) Akinwunmi Ambode c) Babatunde Fashola
  19. Who is known for the establishment of the Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF)? a) Akinwunmi Ambode b) Babajide Sanwo-Olu c) Babatunde Fashola
  20. Who is known for the establishment of the Lagos State Parks and Gardens Agency (LASPARK)? a) Babajide Sanwo-Olu b) Akinwunmi Ambode c) Babatunde Fashola

Note:

The lesson plan can be modified based on the level of understanding of the students and the availability of materials