Photo News: Zenith Peers Club Celebrates 30th Anniversary

Wale JAGUN Members of the Zenith Peers Club on Friday, August 16, rolled out drums in celebration of the club’s 30 years of existence. At the very colorful ceremony held at HOMAT Megarite hall, Igbogbo, three outstanding individuals – Hon. Sanai Agunbiade, the Majority Leader, Lagos State House of Assembly,  Mr Oluwatoyin Gafaar Bolowotan, the Director-General, Lagos State Sports Commission  and Alhaji Olawale Amusa, the Director HOMAT Group of Schools, were honoured for their outstanding performances in politics, sports and education respectively.

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Zenith Peers Donate Books To Physically Challenged School In Celebration Of 30 Years Anniversary

Wale JAGUN President and members of one of the leading social clubs in Ikorodu, the Zenith Peers, on Thursday, August 15, 2019, visited Local Government Primary School, Ipakodo, to donate books to  the physically challenged pupils in commemoration of the 30th anniversary of the club . 400 exercise books were donated to 150 physically challenged pupils of the school with a promise that they would come back with more donations in due course. The Club’s Vice President and Planning Committee Chairman, Peer (Ahaji) Zulukadeen, while addressing the Executive Secretary, Local…

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2 Years In Office: Royal Father, Party Leaders, Others Commend Ikorodu LG Chairman’s Performances

Kunle ADELABU It was commendation galore from the leadership of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), for  Hon. Wasiu Adesina, Chairman, Ikorodu Local Government, for his sterling performances in his two years in office. The commendations were delivered at the event organized to mark the two years in office of the chairman at the council secretariat hall recently. At the well attended event, Hon. Adesina  introduced three empowerment schemes and also presented one acre of land to 12 party men and women that have contributed immensely to the development of…

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Eid-El-Kabir: Royal Fathers, Lagos Majority Leader Speak On Significance Of Celebration

Kunle ADELABU -Urge govt to do more for people Two royal fathers in Ikorodu division, His Royal Majesties, Oba Kabiru Shotobi, the Ayangbure of Ikorodu, Oba Semiudeen Kasali, the Adeborwa of Igbogbo and the Majority Leader, Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon. Sanai Agunbiade, have appealed to the people to be more tolerant and love one another. They made this appeal while speaking with THE IMPACT during the Sallah celebration in Ikorodu. The royal fathers also urged government, at federal, state and local levels, to implement more masses-oriented policies. His…

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LASG Concludes Palliative Work On Ikorodu, Mile 12 Road

The Lagos State Public Works Corporation (LSPWC) has concluded the palliative road work on Ikorodu Road, Mile 12 inward Ketu ahead of schedule and opened the route for motorists coming from Ikorodu to Ketu and other roads on the axis. Speaking on the repair work, the General Manager LSPWC, Engr. Olufemi Daramola stated that the corporation decided to double the number of required personnel and equipment for the repairs to ensure early completion of the bad sections of the road earlier scheduled to end by 5.30am on Wednesday 14th August,…

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Prince Sanusi, 12 Others Make Sanwo-Olu’s New Cabinet List

A Prince of Ikorodu and former aspirant for the Ikorodu and Amuwo Odofin Federal Constituency, Prince Lanre Sanusi made the list of the new Commissioner and Special Adviser released by the Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Tuesday. The Governor sent his name alongside 12 others to the Lagos State House of Assembly four weeks afterthe first batch of the list was sent to the lawmakers for screening. Thirteen Commissioner- and Special Adviser-designates made the second list, which had already been transmitted to the legislature. A statement by the Deputy Chief Press…

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Photo News: Royal Fathers, Lagos Majority Leader, Others Observe Eid-el-Kabir Prayer In Ikorodu

Kunle ADELABU The Ayangbure of Ikorodu, His Royal Majesties Oba Kabir Adewale Shotobi, Oba Semiudeen Kasali and the Majority Leader, Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon. Sanai Agunbiade joined other eminent personalities on Monday to observe the Eid-el-Kabir prayer in Ikorodu division area of Lagos, Southwest, Nigeria. Ayangbure of Ikorodu and the Majority Leader, Lagos House of Assembly observed the prayer at the Ikorodu Central Mosque Praying Ground along Awolowo Road, Ikorodu led by the Grand Chief Imam, Alhaji Sefiudeen Olowo-Oribi at 10.00am Chief Imam of the Igbogbo/Bayeku Local Council…

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Oriwu Sun Publisher, Alhaji Olowosago, Alhaji Olorunjebe Now Patrons Lagos Pilgrims

Kunle ADELABU The duo of Alhaji Monzor Olowosago, the Publisher of the leading community paper, and Sheikh Abdullahi Olorunjebe, a renowned Islamic scholar, have been declared patrons of the Pilgrims in Lagos State. The announcement was made today in Saudi Arabia where the Lagos Pilgrims are joining millions of others globally to observe the annual hajj programme. Alhaji Olowosago and Olorunjebe have performed hajj pilgrimage 23rd and 54th times this year according to our sources in Saudi Arabia. Sheikh Olorunjebe, is the father of the former Special Adviser on Islamic…

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Oba Oyefusi Foundation Is Embarking On What He Would Have Loved To Do – Prince Idowu Oyefusi

Prince Akanni Idowu Oyefusi, is the son of the former Ayangbure of Ikorodu, His Royal Majesty, Late Oba (Dr) Salaudeen Afolabi Oyefusi, and the Executive Secretary of Oba Oyefusi Foundation. He owns a fashion designing outfit known as Nobel Afrique. In this interview with Kunle ADELABU, the Publisher/Report-in-Chief of THE IMPACT Newspaper, he bore his mind on the humanitarian nature of the late Oba, plans of the foundation to immortalize him and the kind of support  the foundation is expecting from the public among other issues. Excerpts: IMPACT: As part…

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N9.9b Not Traced To My Account – Ambode

The former Governor of Lagos State, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, FCA, has refuted claim that Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has frozen some accounts which contained N9.9b linked to him.  He said in the spirit of Sallah and having served Lagos State well with utmost dedication and integrity, his record is very clear and his mind joyful for the opportunity to have served the State diligently.  In a statement released on Friday (yesterday) by his media aide, Habib Aruna, Ambode said while he did not intend to join issues with…

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