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.

Read More

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…

Read More

Photo News: 5th Year Remembrance of Oba Salaudeen Afolabi Adekoya Oyefusi, CON, former Ayangbure of Ikorodu

Kunle ADELABU The widow of the immediate past Ayangbure of Ikorodu, Olori Muyibat Oyefusi, children, families and other eminent individuals on Friday gathered to remember and further immortalise the late revered monarch, His Royal Majesty, Oba Salaudeen Afolabi Adekoya Oyefusi, CON, former Ayangbure of Ikorodu To commemorate the remembrance anniversary, the Oba (Dr) Salaudeen Afolabi Adekoya Oyefusi Foundation’s secretariat situated within the Royal Castle of Mercy of the late Oba at Lowa, Ikorodu, was commissioned by the former Governorship candidate and Chairman, Amen Estate, Mr Babatunde Olalere Gbadamosi. There was…

Read More

Photo News: Oba Shotobi Independence Day Mini-Marathon: 2019 Logo Unveiled

Mariam Akinloye The 5th edition of the Oba Kabiru Shotobi’s Independence Day Mini-Marathon’s logo was on Friday unveiled at the Ayangbure palace, Ikorodu. At the unveiling were His Royal Majesty, Oba Kabiru Adewale Shotobi, the Ayangbure of Ikorodu, the Majority Leader, Lagos State House of Assembly and the sponsor of the race, Hon. Sanai Agunbiade, the Director-General, Lagos State Sports Commission, Mr Oluwatoyin Fafaar Bolowotan, Member, Governing Board, Lagos State Sports Commission, Prince Akeem Olukunga, the Chairman, Oba Shotobi Independence Day Mini-Marathon, Pastor Akeem Bello, Chairman, NUT, Ikorodu branch, Comrade…

Read More

Photos: 2019 Tree Planting Exercise In Ikorodu Local Government

Kunle ADELABU The Ikorodu local government joined other councils in Lagos State on Sunday, July 14 for 2019 Tree Planting Exercise tagged, “Clean & Green is our Perfect Dream”.Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu was represented at the event designed to sensitise the public on the importance of tree planting.The event took place at the Ikorodu Slaughter Slab, off T.O.S. Benson Avenue, Ikorodu.

Read More

Photos: Babington Macaulay Junior Seminary Holds 18th Graduation Ceremony

Kunle ADELABU Babington Macaulay Junior Seminary marked its 18th annual Graduation Ceremony with the Majority Leader of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon. Sanai Agunbiade, as the special guest of honour and guest lecturer. Also in attendance at the ceremony held at the school’s multi-purpose hall, situated at Archbishop Abiodun Adetiloye Way, off Ikorodu-Itoikin Road, Agunfoye-Lugbusi Village, Adamo, Ikorodu, Lagos were His Royal Majesty, Oba Kabiru Shotobi, the Ayangbure of Ikoroidu who was the royal father of the day, His Royal Majesty, Oba Semiudeen Kasali, the Adeboruwa of Igbogbo…

Read More

Photo News: LASPOTECH Students Protest To Lagos House, Assembly Complex

Wale JAGUN & Oyindamola Enitan OGUNJOBI Students of the Lagos State Polytechnic, on Thursday stormed the Lagos House and the Assembly Complex against incessant crisis among the institution’s management and the unions, especially, the non-academic staff union. The students which left ikorodu with four buses after invading Ikorodu garage for about an hour. After their protest at Alausa, the students on their way back ran into the convoy of the State Governor, Mr Sanwo-Olu, who briefly addressed them at Ketu. Details later…

Read More

Photo News: Ipakodo Junior Secondary Students Moved To Temporary Site At Majidun

Kunle ADELABU Following the collapse of classroom wall on the students of Ipakodo Junior Secondary School  on Tuesday, June 25, 2019,  students in other threatening structures in the school have been moved to Majidun Secondary School premises temporarily. THE IMPACT witnessed the evacuation of the students with a Marcopollo bus belonging to the teachers in Lagos State. The Tutor-General/Permanent Secretary, Education District II, Mr Ebenezer Olusanya, was on ground to supervise the evacuation.

Read More

Photos: Onyabo Arrests Cultists, Robber, Others In Ikorodu

Wale JAGUN Efforts of the local vigilance group in Ikorodu to rid the town of cultism and other criminal acts yielded positive result on Sunday, June 23, 2019, as 12 suspected cultists, one robber and three gamblers were arrested from different parts of the town. They were paraded at the local security outfit office in Ikorodu with hundreds of residents trooping to the scene. The suspects when interviewed by our reporters confirmed their membership of a particular cult group and the one who led the Onyabo operatives to the arrest…

Read More