The Lagos state Government spent the sum of N1b to create 22,000 jobs within the past 700 days.Disclosing this when commissioning some projects to mark his 700 days in office, Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State
1. 10,000 graduates were absorbed into the teaching profession in the state, and
2. 20,000 unemployed youths were engaged to work in in all the construction sites going on in every part of the state.