Ganiyu Olanrewaju Solomon, former senator representing Lagos West and governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress, APC, for the 2015 gubernatorial elections, 57, December 19. He was educated at St. Paul’s Anglican School, Idioro, Mushin, Lagos State, before he proceeded to Oke Ona Grammar School, Abeokuta, Ogun State, for his post-primary education. Solomon later gained admission into the University of Lagos, where he earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Political Science. His first election was in 1997, as member of the Lagos State House of Assembly, representing Mushin Constituency 1. In December 1998, he became the chairman of Mushin local government area from where he was elected a senator.
— Dec 19, 2016 @ 01:00 GMT