After the demise of Barr. Tunde Braimoh the Spokesman of the Lagos State House of Assembly, here comes a flag bearer from his party All Progressives Congress (APC).
Hon. Femi Saheed is a bureaucrat loyal to every progressive course. An alumnus of Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma where he studied Economics. He is a post graduate Master’s of Science degree holder in Environmental Resources Mgt., LASU. In quest for more knowledge, he completed another Masters of Business Administration from University of Calabar.
In 2010, he successfully gained qualification to become a full member of Chartered Institute of Loan & Risk Management (CILRM). His experience in the banking industry spanned a period of over two decades.
His political career started as far back as the beginning of the 4th Republic. In 2003, he was appointed the Youth Leader of Ward F, Ikosi-Isheri Local Council Development Area and served till 2007. As the Assistant State Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, he actively participated as a team member for the emergence of all APC flag bearers from presidency to state House of Assembly in 2015. He maintained same position during the 2019 General Elections.
In 2017, he was appointed a member of the State Planning and Strategic Committee for the conduct of Local Govt. Council Elections where he performed creditably well. His skills and administrative dexterity soon manifested when he was appointed the Acting State Secretary of the All Progressive Congress, Lagos State between 2017 and 2019. By this position, he was also a member of the State Working Committee (SWC) of the All Progressives Congress in Lagos.
In 2019, he was appointed the Assistant State Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, Lagos State. He served in this capacity until his resignation in 2020. His hobbies are reading, traveling and engaging in political discussions. He is happily married with lovely children.