APC Youths Warn Leaders Against Imposing Children, Family Members As Supervisory Councillors In Ikorodu

Kunle Adelabu -They are sponsored by Chairman– sources -I don’t know anything about it, but in support of the youths – Chairman The youth wing of the All Progressives Party (APC) in Ikorodu Local Government has warned party leaders against the imposition of their children and family members as Supervisory Councilors in the yet to be constituted council cabinet. They are calling for the consideration of ordinary party members that have been working for the party as a way of giving them a sense of belonging. The protest by the…

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Former LG Service Commissioner, Pa Ogbe Dies At 88

Kunle Adelabu Pa Samuel Falabake Ogbe, the head of the Odujumo – Araba family of Ikorodu and former Commissioner 2 in the Local Government Service Commission, is dead. The late Pa Ogbe was also the head of the Church of the Lord Aladura in Ipakodo – Ebute. The senior legal practitioner, who died on Saturday (yesterday) at the General Hospital, Ikorodu, was 88 years. He was an active community and students’ activist in his days. As one of the students’ leaders, late Pa Ogbe and others were instrumental to the…

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An Open Letter To Hon. Wasiu Agoro, Chairman, Imota LCDA From A Concerned Indigene

By Godwin Oke THE EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN IMOTA LCDA Attn: Honourable Wasiu Agoro AN OPEN LETTER FROM A CONCERNED INDIGENE I am glad to be among the early birds to congratulate you on your assumption to the office of the executive chairman of Imota LCDA for a second term tenure. Congratulations sir. Mr chairman, I chose this medium to address you because the exigencies of your office may not permit you to read mails on time, perhaps my suggestions may form part of your strategic plans as you settle down in…

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Sen. Abiru New Blocks Of Classrooms At Aga Pry School Nearing Completion

Kunle Adelabu -500 students to benefit from his bursary award soon Contractor handling the construction of the massive blocks of classrooms at the Aga Primary School, Aga, in Ikorodu Local Government, facilitated by the Senator representing the Lagos East Senatorial District, Sen. Tokunbo Abiru, is doing everything to deliver the project on schedule time. The construction of the 4 blocks of 24 Classrooms with toilets is a project scheduled for completion within a month. The contract, being handled by the Office of the Senior Special Assistant Sustainable Development Goal (SDGS),…

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13th Bolowotan Gold Cup: F.A Victory, N-TAB Set For Epic Final

Kunle Adelabu After about two months of good and artistic football engagements among 32 teams, F.A Victory FC has proven that its emergence as the Champions of the 12th edition of the Bolowotan Gold Cup was no fluke and that the team is ready to repeat the feat as they have reached the final of this year’s edition . The cup holder beat another good team, Greater Height FC 1 – 0 in the first semi final match played at the Police Ground Playing Ground on Monday, July 26, 2020,…

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Exit From Office: I Thank God For Starting, Ending It Very Well – Princess Ademehin

Kunle Adelabu Princess Olajumoke Jimbo – Ademehin, the immediate past Council Chairman and the pioneer Vice Chairman of Ikorodu West LCDA, has said that she started and ended her tenure as two – term Chairman of the council, very well. Her tenure came to an end on Tuesday, July 27, 2021, following the swearing – in of a new Chairman of the Council, Hon. Sulaimon Kazeem Olarewaju. Princess Ademehin spoke with THE IMPACT while exiting the council Secretariat on Wednesday afternoon after attending the inauguration of the new Councillors and…

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Ikorodu West LCDA New Chairman Sets Agenda For First 100 Days

Kunle Adelabu The new chairman of Ikorodu West Local Council Development Area (LCDA), Hon. Sulaimon Kazeem Olanrewaju, on Wednesday (yesterday), officially resumed duty as the Council's helmsman for the next four years and set his agenda for the next 100 days in office. Hon. Olanrewaju, who is a former Vice Chairman of the council, emerged winner in the last Saturday’s Local Government elections and was among the 57 Council Chairmen sworn – in by the Governor of Lagos State, Mr Babajide Sanwo – Olu, on Tuesday, July 27, 2021. On…

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Lagos Empowers 3, 000 Women, Youths With Equipment, Inputs To Boost Food Security

Wale Jagun The Governor of Lagos, Mr Babajide Sanwo – Olu, on Thursday, rolled out massive agricultural investment that empowers 3,000 urban and rural farmers as part of efforts to achieve food sufficiency programme in the state. Women, youths and peasant farmers were the main beneficiaries of the 2021 Agricultural Value Chains Enterprise Activation Programme through which the State Government is supporting agripreneurs with modern equipment and inputs that would help them make significant difference and scale up their agricultural practices.  Various groups of farmers, in their numbers, thronged the…

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New Council Chairman Inaugurates 5th Ikorodu West LCDA Assembly, As Hon. Jessica Oba Emerges Leader

Kunle Adelabu The Chairman of Ikorodu West Local Council Development Area (LCDA), Hon. Sulaimon Kazeem Olanrewaju, on Wednesday;, July 28, 2021, inaugurated the 5th Assembly in the Council, following the closure of the fourth Assembly. During the inauguration and proclamation, the former Supervisory Councillor for Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation (WAPA) in the immediate past administration of Hon. Jumoke Jimbo – Ademehin, Hon. Jessica Enitan Oba, representing Ward A (Ipakodo), was elected as the Council Leader. Hon. Daisi Batife, representing Ward B, emerged as the Deputy Leader of the House.…

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Ikorodu Community, Youth Activist, Prince Aroyewun Called To Bar

Wale Jagun Prince Adeleke Aroyewun, a prominent community youth leader in Ikorodu and the General Secretary of the National Youth Council of Nigeria, Igbogbo/Bayeku Local Council Development Area chapter, was among about 2000 lawyers called to the Nigerian bar in Abuja on Thursday. He was among the law graduates that emerged successful in the Bar examinations which were taken between March 20th – 26th 2021. Adeleke is a graduate of Law from the prestigious University of Lagos, (UNILAG), Akoka, Lagos. He attended the Nigerian Law School, Abuja, upon graduation. The…

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