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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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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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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Five Years After Oba Oyefusi’s Demise, Foundation Commissions Secretariat, Continues Humanitarian Services

Kunle ADELABU The exemplary gestures of the immediate past Ayangbure of Ikorodu, His Royal Majesty, Late Oba (DR) Salaudeen Afolabi Adekoya Oyefusi, CON, in impacting positively on the people and reaching out to those in needs have continued five years after he  joined his ancestors. The foundation, in marking the fifth anniversary of the monarch’s exit, commissioned a secretariat located within the Royal Castle of Mercy residence of the former king located on Oba Oyefusi Avenue, Lowa, Ikorodu, on Friday, August 2, 2019. The Secretariat, which has an office for…

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2019 Asa Festival Will Resonate, Propagate Cultural Values In Ikorodu Division – Hon. Agunbiade

Wale JAGUN Hon. Sanai Agunbiade, the Founder/Scout Master, IREP – Ikorodu Division Rebirth Foundation and the Majority Leader, Lagos State House of Assembly, has assured the traditional rulers, stakeholders and other residents of Ikorodu Division of Lagos State, Southwest, Nigeria, that this year’s Asa festival will permanently place the cultural values of the division on global tourism map. The lawmaker, who has been representing the people of Ikorodu Constituency II since 2007 at the State House of Assembly, made this assurance in an interview with THE IMPACT during the unveiling…

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Ikorodu LG’s NULGE Election: Mabodu, Odunayo Groups Set For Epic Battle As Reconciliation Moves Failed

Kunle ADELABU The stage is set for an epic battle between the two groups vying for the control of the National Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE), Ikorodu Local Government branch. The two groups are vying for the 17 union executive positions in the election that is scheduled to hold at the Ikorodu Local Government Secretariat hall today. THE IMPACT gathered that the election has divided the council staff members along two divides in an attempt to wrestle control of the union . It was gathered that while candidates would…

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