How We Are Legislating For State, Community Policing –Rep. Benson, Chair, House Committee On Defense

Kunle Adelabu The Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Defense, Rep. Babajimi Adegoke Benson, has stated that it is not difficult to legislate for state police as being demanded by some section in the country. In fact, the three – term legislator, who is representing the Ikorodu Federal Constituency, revealed how the National Assembly has been encouraging not only the creation of the state police, but also community policing at the local government level. Benson, while speaking with Seun Okinbaloye on the Channels Television recently, stated that the Defense Industries…

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Achievers’ Crew Mourns Death Of Member’s Mother, Mrs Omotayo Adeyemi

Kunle Adelabu The Board of Trustees (BOT) and members of the Achievers’ Crew, a social and developmental body, has mourned the death of mother of one of their members, late Mrs Omotayo Funmilola Adeyemi (Nee Dankuwo Late Mrs Adeyemi, mother of Tomi Adeyemi, popularly called ‘Alaafin’, passed away on Thursday, June 20, 2024, after a brief illness, and was buried at her resident at Abule Eko, ljede, on Saturday. The deceased is from the popular Dankuwo family of Igbogbo. In a statement signed by the Chairman and Secretary, BOT Achievers’…

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Rotaract Club Of Ikorodu Golden Donates Sick Bay To Primary School

Kunle Adelabu As part of its efforts in impacting the community, the Rotaract Club of Ikorodu Golden, today, commissioned a sick bay at the Ansar – Ul – Deen Primary School, Igbogbo, for the use of pupils and staff. The sick bay, which was equipped with necessary facilities and medical equipment by the Rotaractor Adeleke Aroyewun led administration, is part of the numerous school – based projects that have been delivered in the last few months that he became the President of the club. Rotaractor Aroyewun, speaking at the commissioning,…

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What I Learnt From Rep Benson’s Capacity Building Seminar In China – Asoro, Youth Leader

Kunle Adelabu & Mariam Akinloye Another alumnus of the capacity building of Rep. Babajimi Adegoke Benson, member, representing the Ikorodu Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Comrade Abubakr Asoro, the Coordinator, National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), Ikorodu West Local Council Development Area (LCDA), has revealed the gains and lessons learnt from the seminar being facilitated by the lawmaker. About 20 young leaders, community builders and professionals in Ikorodu, have been opportuned to traveled to the Peoples’ Republic of China on two weeks seminar on different programmes and at…

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Asoro Unveils Plans For Lagos Youths, List Achievements As NYCN Coordinator

Kunle Adelabu A leading aspirant for the Vice Chairmanship position of the National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), Lagos East Chapter, Comrade Abubakr Asoro, has unveiled his plans for the Lagos youths, if elected. Asoro, who recently completed his first term tenure and re – elected as the Coordinator, NYCN, Ikorodu West Local Council Development Area (LCDA), Ikorodu Division of Lagos State, Southwest, Nigeria, recently took part in a two – week seminar in the Peoples’ Republic of China, courtesy of Hon. Babajimi Benson, member, Federal House of Representatives. The…

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Oluwo Amoju Family Of Igbogbo lnstalls New ‘Olootu’, Alhaji Wasiu Sanni Kasali

Kunle Adelabu The Oluwo Amoju family, a branch of the Lantan Onanusi Chieftaincy Family of Agunfoye in Igbogbo area of Ikorodu Division of Lagos State, Southwest, Nigeria, has installed a new ‘Olootu’ (Family head) in person of Alhaji Wasiu Sanni Kasali from the Ajayi branch of the family. Alhaji Kasali succeeded late Olootu Godfrey Mustapha from Aishatu branch of the family. He was installed at the Lantan Onanusi Compound in Igbogbo, by Chief Jimoh Kosebinu Orepekan, a chieftain of the family from the lineage of the late Olootu, on Saturday,…

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China Trip, An Eye Opener With Positive Impacts On Me – Ogunfodunrin

Kunle Adelabu Mr Oladele Ogunfodunrin, popularly known and called ‘Omoba Alausa’, a thinker, Public Affairs Analyst, Strategist and one of the few professional alumni of the Rep. Babajimi Benson’s capacity building to the Peoples’ Republic of China, has said that the trip was an eye-opener for him, with great impacts on his life. Ogunfodunrin attended a two – week seminar in China on ‘Standardization Cooperation of the Public Health between China and African Countries’, which is part of the Chinese government’s ‘Belt and Road’ Initiative for cooperation and development with…

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Cholera: Ikorodu West LCDA Charges Residents On Good Hygiene, Early Treatment

Jare Olukotun – Lists health facilities to visit for treatment The Ikorodu West Local Council Development Area (LCDA) has warned residents on the need for early treatment of cholera to save lives and good hygienic conditions. The Council Chairman, Hon. Sulaimon Kazeem Olanrewaju (SKO), on Wednesday, also listed Primary Health Centres (PHCs) across the LCDA that residents should report for treatment if symptoms of malaria are noticed. “Cholera is a sudden illness that happens when a person swallows food or water containing Vibrio cholerae bacteria. “Cholera can cause severe diarrhea,…

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LAWMA Boss Tasks Residents On Personal, Domestic Hygiene To Curb Cholera

Wale Jagun The Managing Director/CEO of the Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA), Dr. Muyiwa Gbadegesin has called on residents to observe the best personal and domestic hygiene, as well as proper waste management practices, to curb the spread of rampaging cholera. He gave the advice on Wednesday at LAWMA HQ in Ijora Olopa, against the recent outbreak of the disease, which has claimed some lives, leaving many hospitalised. Cholera, a severe diarrheal illness caused by infection with the bacterium vibrio cholera, spreads primarily through contaminated water and food, thriving rapidly…

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TMM Ward E Ikorodu LG Engages Chieftains, Members At Eid-il-Kabir Party

Jare Olukotun The leadership of The Mandate Movement (TMM) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ward E, Ikorodu Local government, yesterday, hosted members of the group in celebration of the Ileya festival. The event, which held at the Aga home of one of the group’s apex leaders and former Commissioner, Hon (Prince) Lanre Balogun, had in attendance other notable leaders from the ward like Alhaji Badru Enifeni, Alhaji Rilwan I. Jinadu, Hon.(Dr.) Nurudeen Agbaje, a.k.a. Nero, Hon Adebowale Ajayi, the Leader of the Legislative arm of Ikorodu Local Government,…

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