By Emmanuel Awosika
The Lagos State Government has appointed Mr. Afolabi Solebo as General Manager of the Lagos Lagos State Consumer Protection Agency (LASCOPA).
Solebo takes over from Mrs. Kemi Olugbode, with his tenure starting on November 5.
Before taking on the new role, Solebo served as Registrar of the Land Use Charge Assessment Appeal Tribunal of the Ministry of Justice.
He joined public service in 2001 and has had stints in the Office of Directorate for Citizens Right and Directorate for Civil Litigation.
Solebo is also the pioneer Administrator of Peoples Advice Centre, which later became the Public Advice Centre.
The LASCOPA is a regulatory agency saddled with the responsibility of safeguarding consumer rights and helping them get maximum value on money spent.