Following the resignation of Hon. Justice Afolabi Abdul-Fatai Adeyinka, the erstwhile Chairman of the Commission in May, 2016, the State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, nominated to the State House of Assembly, Hon. Justice Ayotunde Adeyoola Phillips for screening and clearance as the new Chairman of the Commission. Following this due diligence, she, along with four other Members who had earlier been screened by the House, were sworn- in by the Governor on Wednesday, 29thJune, 2016. The four new members who were sworn – in alongside the Chairman are – Mr. Lateef Raji, Chief ( Mrs. ) Toyin Sekinat Ibrahim- Famakinwa, Dr.Bunmi Omoseyindemi and Mr. Olusegun Fasu Ayedun.
Also, following the expiration of the tenure of two incumbent Commissioners, Mr. Deoye Ogundipe and Mr. Olalekan Saheed Mabinuori, two new Commissioners- Prof. Gabriel Olatunde Babawale and Dr. Noah Lawal- Jinadu – were nominated for clearance by the State House of Assembly after which they were sworn in as Members of the Commission by His Excellency, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, Governor, Lagos State on Monday, 19th June, 2017.