Starlight Magazines Postpone Amazons Recognition Awards, Lecture

Wale JAGUN -Event to hold alongside Starlight’s 15th anniversary in September 15 Starlight Magazines, organisers of the Ikorodu Amazons Awards, has announced the postponement of the recognition awards for women making positive impact in different spheres in the division to September 2019. The award and public lecture, themed “The Role Of Mothers In Combating Drug Abuse Amongst Youths”, earlier scheduled for Sunday, July 28, 2019, will now hold alongside the 15th anniversary of Starlight magazines at Ikorodu Town hall, on Sunday, September 12, 2019. Omoba Adedamola Aderibigbe, the Publisher of…

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Pa Ogunwomoju, Ikorodu’s Oldest Man Passes Away At 104

Kunle ADELABU Pa  Samuel Abiodun Ogunwomoju, Ikorodu’s oldest man, died on Sunday (yesterday) midnight at the age of 104. One of his one of his grandsons told THE IMPACT that the deceased died in the hospital. We gathered that he was home until 5pm on Sunday before he took ill and was taken to the hospital. Pa Ogunwomoju was born on June 21, 1915, at Shalakungba compound, Ijomu, Ikorodu, Lagos State, to the family of late Pa Ogunwomoju Oduajo and  late Madam Bamikale (Nee Alagbaji). Announcing his death on his…

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Lagos East Senatorial Candidate, Princess Oyefusi Plan Final Campaign For Ikorodu Friday

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Candidate for the sole Lagos East Senatorial District and daughter of former late Ayangbure of Ikorodu, Princess Abiodun Oyefusi campaign train will move into Ikorodu for the final phase of her campaign tagged ‘House-to-House’ on Friday, February 1, 2018 The campaign is scheduled to hold 11am at Ita-Elewa, Ikorodu She kicked off her campaign in Ikorodu last year when she visited the Aayngbure of Ikorodu, His Royal Majesty, Oba Kabir Shotobi last year with her party’s senatorial and divisional leaders to intimate the palace of…

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Hon Agunbiade, Lamina, Odofin, Abayomi-Bork, Other Assembly Candidates In Ikorodu To Engage In Real Initiative Legislative Debate

Wale JAGUN Seven candidates vying for the Lagos State House of Assembly seats in Ikorodu Constituencies I and II in  Ikorodu Division of Lagos State, Southwest, Nigeria, will, by 12pm on Sunday, January 27, 2019, engaged in a political debate slated to hold at the Ikorodu Town Hall in Ikorodu.   The debate is being organized by The Real Initiative, a non-governmental organization, in collaboration with the Ikorodu Division Youth Movement with the support of the Ikorodu Division Resource Development Group (IDRDG).   The debate, which is tagged, ‘Ikorodu Division…

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2019 Elections: Lagos East Women To Hold Walk For Osinowo, Other APC Candidates

The women’s wing of the Bayo Osinowo Campaign Organization, otherwise  known as ‘ Pepperito Women’ will on Saturday, February  2, 2019, stage a colourful walk to mobilize massive support for the All Progressives Congress, APC, Senatorial Candidate, Lagos East, Hon. Adebayo Osinowo, and other candidates of the party vying for electoral positions in the district.   The Director of Women Affairs, Bayo Osinowo Campaign Organization, Mrs Kafilat Ogbara in a release on Friday, stated that the walk which will feature lots of amazing and fun-filled activities to attract passer-by and…

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Hon. Agunbiade Sets To Flag Off Re-Election Campaign Jan.19

Kunle ADELABU -It’s going to be a strong signal to PDP, other opposition parties ahead of elections – Team SOB The representative of the Ikorodu Constituency I and the Majority Leader of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon Sanai Oyeniran Bolanle Agunbiade, has scheduled Saturday, January 19, 2019, for the official flag-off of his re-election campaign.   The much anticipated political rally has been slated to hold at the Ikorodu Local Government Open Ground opposite the Post Office, Ikorodu, by 10am prompt.   The flag off event would be…

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Ambode Mourns Death of Whispering Palms Boss, Femi-Pearse

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday expressed sadness over the demise of Professor Ayodeji Femi-Pearse OFR, founder of popular Badagry resort, Whispering Palms. Femi-Pearse, a former Provost, Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Acting Vice Chancellor, University of Lagos (UNILAG) and Pro-Chancellor, Lagos State University (LASU) died last Friday at the age of 86 after a brief illness. Governor Ambode, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Habib Aruna described the death of the late professor of medicine as a great loss to the academic community as…

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Dr Osinkolu, Quincy Win GLOWFUX Man, Woman of The Year

Jare OLUKOTUN -This year’s event to witness unveiling of GLOWFUX Ambassadors Dr Osinkolu Olusegun Ayodele, Ph.D, a banker and philanthropist and Quincy Olasumbo Ayodele, an Herbal Slimming expert, have been nominated to receive the newly initiated GLOWFUX Man and Woman of the year award for the year 2018.   The project GLOWFUX is an annual charity concert designed to bring together folks from less privilege centres, motherless homes, correctional centres, etc and give them unique feelings during the Christmas celebration through performances by entertainment practitioners drafted from different fields of…

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