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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Breaking: Hon. Jessica Enitan Oba, Emerges Leader, Ikorodu West LCDA

Kunle Adelabu Hon. Jessica Enitan, the Councillor representing Ward A (Ipakodo) in ikorodu West Local Council Development Area (LCDA) has emerged the Leader of the 5th Legislative Assembly of the council. She was a former Supervisory Councillor, WAPA, in the just concluded administration of Princess (Hon.) Jumoke Jimbo – Ademehin. Hon. Jessica emerged during the proclamation of the new Assembly on Wednesday, July 28, 2021, at the Council’s Legislative Chamber. Also elected during the first sitting of the House was Hon. Daisi Batife as the Deputy Leader, while Hon. Abimbola…

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A Resident’s Verdicts On Council Chairmen’s Performances In Ikorodu Division

Wale Jagun A Princess of Ikorodu, now based in the United States of America (USA), Princess Aderoju Ladega, popularly called ‘Kiniun Ikorodu’ (Lioness of Ikorodu), has examined the four years tenure of the six Council Chairmen in Ikorodu Division of Lagos State, Southwest, Nigeria, with damning verdict on all of them. She did a separate review of the administrations in the six Local Government (LG) and Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) – Ikorodu Local Government, Ikorodu West, Ikorodu North, Igbogbo/Bayeku, Ijede and Imota Local Council Development Areas under Hon. Wasiu…

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Council Chairman Engages Stakeholders On Administration’s Performance, Pledges To Improve On Communication

Kunle Adelabu & Jare Babatunde The Chairman of Igbogbo/Bayeku Local Council Development Area, Builder Sesan Mayokun Daini, on Monday, April 12, 2021,  gave his administration’s account of stewardship in the last 1,358 days since he assumed office. At the parley/interactive session held at the Conference room of the newly commissioned Igbogbo/Bayeku LCDA Secretariat, were journalists, bloggers, representatives of various youth groups, social media influencers and community developers among others. While admitting that his administration has not done much in communicating its activities to the public, Builder Daini said that the…

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Council Performance: Ikorodu Youth Initiative Survey Scores Chairmen On Education, Security, Health, Others

Kunle Adelabu Performances of the six Council Chairmen in Ikorodu Division of Lagos State, Southwest, Nigeria, came under scrutiny recently when the Ikorodu Division Youths Initiative made public the report of its field survey conducted last year. The survey covered performances of the councils’ administrations under Hon. Wasiu Adeshina (Ikorodu Local Government), Hon. Jumoke Jimbo – Ademehin (Ikorodu West LCDA), Hon. Adeola Banjo (North LCDA), Builder Sesan Daini (Igbogbo/Bayeku LCDA), Hon. Wasiu Agoro  (Imota LCDA) and Hon. Fathiu Salisu (Ijede LCDA). According to the youth group, qualitative approach was adopted…

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Ikorodu Heroes To Sue 6 Councils Over Refusal To Release Income, Expenditure Details

Kunle Adelabu The Ikorodu Heroes (I – Heroes), a body of professionals and eminent Ikorodu sons, have resolved to approach the court to seek intervention to compel the six council chairman in Ikorodu Division to release details of their financial activities in the last four years. I – Heroes had about three weeks ago reminded the Chairmen of Ikorodu Local Government, Hon. Wasiu Adeshina; Ikorodu North Local Council Development Area (LCDA), Hon. Adeola Banjo; Ikorodu West LCDA, Hon. Jumoke Jimbo – Ademehin; Igbogbo/Bayeku LCDA, Builder Sesan Daini; Imota LCDA, Hon.…

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Why I Stopped Registration For New Community Associations – Igbogbo/Bayeku Chairman

Wale Jagun The Chairman of Igbogbo/Bayeku Local Council Development Area (LCDA), Builder Sesan Daini, has said that registration of new Community Development Associations (CDAs) has been put on hold in his council area. He charged the existing ones to be accountable and transparent in handling funds generated from residents for development. Daini gave the charge at the honour/award ceremony by the Igbe Road Rehabilitation Committee (IRRC) and the nine Joint CDAs for Hon. Babajimi Benson who facilitated the rehabilitation of the road and others that contributed to the rehabilitation feat.…

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Minimum Standard Of Performance We Are Expecting From You Is What We Are Seeing In Igbogbo, Gov. Sanwo – Olu Tells Council Chairmen

Kunle Adelabu Mr Babajide Sanwo – Olu, the Governor of Lagos State, has laudded the Chairman of Igbogbo/Bayeku Local Council Development Area (LCDA), Builder Sesan Daini, and his team for the building of a new ultra – modern council secretariat with state – of – art facility. At the commissioning held at the council secretariat on Wednesday, March 24, 2021, the governor also charged other council chairmen in Lagos State to emulate the achievement of the council and see it as a standard for their own achievements. “I am a…

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Council Chairmen Building Monumental Secretariats Across Ikorodu

Kunle Adelabu If there is any visible achievement made by some of the council chairmen in Ikorodu Division, the new secretariat buildings that they are embarking upon or have completed stand out and will no doubt etch their names in history as part of what their administration bequeath to their respective councils. Many of the current council administrators have been generally accused of non – performance due to little or no achievement recorded considering the millions of naira that they receive from the federation account and their Internally Generated Revenue…

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Ikorodu Boundary Disputes: Committee Amicably Resolves Crisis, Sets Boundaries For Councils

Kunle Adelabu -To submit report today The boundary crisis resolution committee, led by the Lagos East APC Vice-Chairman and former Lagos State Commissioner for Agriculture, Asipa Kaoli Oliusanya, may have succeeded in resolving boundary crises among some councils in Ikorodu division that almost degenerated into a communal crisis. Ikorodu Local Government has been fiercely at logger – head with the Igbogbo/Bayeku and Ijede Local Council Areas,(LCDAs) for many years while interventions at state level yielded no positive result. There is also a mild dispute over the boundary between the Igbogbo/Bayeku…

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