Ikorodu LG 2025: Japheth Odesanya’s ‘Kolujo’ Team Sets To Hit Campaign Road

Wale Jagun It is no longer a rumour that the former Secretary to the Ikorodu Local Government, Comrade Japheth Odesanya, is into the race for the Chairmanship of the Ikorodu LG, as the veil has been lifted off the masquerade. It was revealed today that Japheth, a former Students’ Union President of the Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, Abeokuta, and former Public Relations Officer, National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), is the one using ‘Kolujo’ slogan which has been on the social media platforms since January 1, this year. Odesanya is also…

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Birthday: Ikorodu Federal Rep Rejoices With Obateru Of Egbin Kingdom

Mariam Akinloye Rep. Babajimi Benson, Chairman, House Committee on Defense, has congratulated the Obateru of Kingdom, His Royal Majesty, Alaiyeluwa (Oba) Dr. Adeoriyomi Oluwasesan Abdul-Akeem Oyebo (arpa, rpa), on his birthday today. Benson, who is representing the Ikorodu Federal Constituency, in a statement on THE IMPACT platform, said that the highly revered royal father is a supportive and dependable leader who is passionate about development. “I heartily rejoice with the Obateru of Egbin, Oba Adeoriyomi Oyebo, on the occasion of his birthday”, the ranking federal lawmaker said. “You have been…

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Eletu Adeniyi Congratulates Obateru Of Egbin On Birthday

Kunle Adelabu The Eletu of Oke Eletu, Eletu Adeniyi Omotayo Ajayi, has felicitated the Obateru of Egbin Kingdom, HRM Oba (Dr.) Akeem Adeoriyomi Oyebo, on his birthday today. The First Class chief who said the royal father is very humble despite his highly revered position, also added that he is a progressive monarch who is never tired of the development of his kingdom and lkorodu division at large. “I have known Obateru for a while and since I know him, he has remained ever progressive and committed to the developments…

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Aroyewun Felicitates Remarkable, Modern Royalty, Oba Akeem Oyebo On His Birthday

Kunle Adelabu The Obateru of Egbin Kingdom , His Royal Majesty, Alaiyeluwa (Oba) Dr. Adeoriyomi Oluwasesan Abdul-Akeem Oyebo (arpa, rpa), has been described as an impressive and remarkable monarch in modern history. A Chairmanship aspirant in Igbogbo/Bayeku Local Council Development Area (LCDA) and Prince of Egbin, Mr Hammed Olalekan Aroyewun (HOA), gave the accolades in a statement, while felicitating the monarch on his birthday today. The highly revered royal father is indeed a remarkable modern – day monarch, having turned around his kingdom within two decades of his reign, into…

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Construction Of 3.7 Kilometers Drainage Commences Next Week On Agura, Gberigbe Road

Kunle Adelabu -Arab Contractors still on site to complete road project – LASG Efforts of the residents of Agura, Gberigbe and other adjoining communities in Ikorodu, to continually call the attention of the Lagos State Government to the state of their deplorable road which has caused them serious hardship, especially flood whenever it rains, has yielded results as the government announced its plans to start the construction of drainage system to control flood in the axis. Hon. Aro Moshood Abiodun (AMA), representing the Ikorodu Constituency II, and other senior government…

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Oriwu College Old Students Stage Candle Light Procession For Late Dr Richard Idowu

Kunle Adelabu -Friend recalls his death It was a solemn session as members of the 1997 Class set of the Oriwu College Old Students Association of Nigeria (OCOSAN), on Thursday, staged a solemn procession for their late mate, Late Dr. Richard Adekola Idowu, popularly called, ‘Ade Ori Okin’. They were joined by the National President, OCOSAN, Alhaji Arole Muhammed Busariu Soyebo, FCNA, National Publicity, Mr Lateef Sholanke, and other chieftains of the foremost students’ association. Also part of the procession were representatives of Class sets of 1995 and 2002. The…

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Abiru’s Bill On NDIC Act Amendment Scales Second Reading

Kunle Adelabu The Chairman, Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance and other Financial Institutions, Senator Mukhail Adetokunbo Abiru, FCA, (Lagos East), on Thursday, led the debate on a bill for an Act to amend the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation Act No 63 of 2023, on the floor of the Senate. When amended, the bill will make the Corporation more effective, safeguard its independence and autonomy, bringing it in line with current realities and best practices. Senator Abiru, who sponsored the bill, alongside 42 Senators who are members of his Committee, explained…

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Lagos State Seeks Innovation To Solve Food Crisis

Wale Jagun Lagos State Commissioner for Agriculture, Ms. Abisola Olusanya has charged the Agric startups to leverage on technology to provide solutions to the economic challenges and rising cost of food items in the country. Olusanya who gave this charge during the ‘Agrinnovation Tribe Hang Out’ held at the Impact Hub, Ikoyi Lagos urged them to see themselves as part of the solution. Agrinovation Club is an Initiative of the Lagos State Ministry of Agriculture aimed at harmonising and solving common problems associated with startups in the Agric sector and…

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President Tinubu Inaugurates Second Intra – City Rail Line

Wale Jagun-To move 250, 000 passengers daily Lagos welcomed a new intra-city metro line — the second sub national rail infrastructure to be completed and opened by the State within a space of one year. President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on Thursday, formally inaugurated the Lagos Rail Mass Transit (LRMT) Red Line delivered by the administration of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu to give urban commuters a new transport option within the nation’s economic metropolis. The first phase of the 37-kilometre rail line, constructed by the Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority (LAMATA), was…

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Bill Seeking 6yrs Single Term For CBN Gov, Others Scale Second Reading In Senate

Kunle Adelabu -Limits advances to FG as Ways and Means by the CBN A bill that seeks to provide for a single non-renewable term of six years for the Governor and the Deputy Governors of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), today, scaled second reading in the Senate. The Chairman, Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance and other Financial Institutions, Senator Mukhail Adetokunbo Abiru, FCA, the Senator representing the Lagos East Senatorial District, led the debate on the bill for an Act to amend the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Act 2007.…

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