[The Federal Government on Tuesday completed the process of handing over the State House, Marina, to the Lagos State Government.]
[The process which started about 20 years ago was completed with the signing and exchanging of documents between the state government and the Federal Government in Abuja.]
[The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, signed for the state government while the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, signed on behalf of the Federal Government.]
[Speaking before signing the documents, Ambode described the hand over as a sign of greater things and greater collaboration between the state and the Federal Government.
He disclosed that the state government’s intention is to turn the property to a tourist centre that will help improve the economy of the state.]