Stay Clear Of Council Properties Or Be Jailed, Ikorodu West LCDA Chair Warns Trespassers

Kunle Adelabu The Chairman of the Ikorodu West Local Council Development Area (LCDA), Hon. (Otunba) Sulaimon Kazeem Olanrewaju has warned those encroaching on the council’s properties to stay clear or risk jail term. He said that he is not ready to negotiate with anybody as he is ready to retrieve all the properties belonging to the council that are handed over to him and use them for project that would benefit the generality of residents. Hon. Sulaimon issued the warning at the stakeholders’ consultative forum in preparation of the 2023…

Read More

Ikorodu West Council Boss Threatens To Withdraw Street Ownership Over Payment

Kunle Adelabu Many Street owners in Ikorodu West Local Council Development Area (LCDA), Ikorodu Division, Lagos State, Southwest, Nigeria, have been warned that their names would be revoked if they fail to renew their ownership annually. The warning came on Friday, December 2, 2022, at the Stakeholders’ meeting on the 2022 budget preparation at the council secretariat. Hon. (Otunba) Sulaimon Kazeem Olanrewaju, the Council Chairman, who issued the warning, specifically mentioned Fola Ahmed and other streets, to be defaulting in that regard. “In Ikorodu West LCDA, we have about 500…

Read More

Council Engages Stakeholders On 2023 Budget Preparation

Kunle Adelabu As part of efforts to have an inclusive budget, the Ikorodu West Local Council Development Area (LCDA), under the administration of Hon. (Otunba) Sulaimon Kazeem Olanrewaju, has engaged major stakeholders in the council with the aim of getting their inputs into the preparation of the 2023 budget. The avenue also provided the council an opportunity to sought for the cooperation of the people in the area of revenue generation to augment what it described as meager income expected to come into the council. At the parley which had…

Read More

2023 Budget:Residents Request Improvements On Roads, PHCs, Schools Across Igbogbo/Bayeku LCDA

Kunle Adelabu Residents from different communities of Igbogbo/Bayeku Local Council Development Area (LCDA) have pleaded with the Council and the Lagos State Government to improve on roads, Primary Health Centres and Schools in their respective areas. These three major requests were disclosed by stakeholders at the 2022 Budget/Stakeholders’ Forum held at the Igbogbo/Bayeku LCDA on Monday, November 7, 2022. Many of the stakeholders at the meeting commended the chairman for the implementation of many of the requests made during last year’s forum. Builder Sesan Daini, Chairman, Igbogbo/Bayeku LCDA, speaking at…

Read More

Following Public Outcry, Council Begins Evacuated Of Igbe Road Drainages

Kunle Adelabu Following expression of displeasure by the representative of the Ikorodu Federal Constituency, Rep. Babajimi Benson, who facilitated the reconstruction of Igbe/Oreyo road and the consequent outcry that trailed the damages in some sections of it due to lack of maintenance, the authority of the Igbogbo/Bayeku Local Council Development Area (LCDA), has begun the evacuation of the drains. The council is evacuating the drains as agreed at a meeting held about two weeks ago at the De Sleek Hotel between the Igbogbo/Bayeku LCDA led by the Chairman, Builder Sesan…

Read More

Residents Call Out Igbogbo/Bayeki LCDA Chairman On ‘Abandoned’ Market Road

Kunle Adelabu -Contractor moves back to site The Igbogbo/Bayeku Local Council Development Authority (LCDA) in Ikorodu Division area of Lagos State, Southwest, Nigeria, has moved back to site for the construction of the Market Street which was flagged – off about five months, following public outcry. There has been outcry by residents since the council abandoned the project which was initially said would be completed in four months when the contractor handling the project – Western Concrete Nigeria Limited, moved to site and erected a project board. According to a…

Read More

Death Trap Along Oba Molaja Road: Concerned Resident Calls On Igbogbo/Bayeku Council To Save Road Users’ Lives

Kunle Adelabu -Plans underway for permanent solutions – Council Chairman A resident of Igbogbo/Bayeku Local Council Development Area (LCDA), has sent a ‘Save Our Souls’ (SOS) appeal to the Chairman, Igbogbo/Bayeku LCDA, Builder Olusesan Mayokun Daini, to save road users from danger posed by the shallow ditch at Geregere along the Oba Omolaja Ogunlewe Road, lgbogbo. There had been several calls on the council in the past to intervene and make the spot secure for motorists and other road users. The concerned resident said that the Council Chairman and other…

Read More

I Am Taking Care Of My People, Not Putting Pressure On Any Other Council Chairman – Hon. Sulaimon Kazeem

Kunle Adelabu Hon. Sulaimon Kazeem Olanrewaju, Chairman of Ikorodu West Local Council Development Area (LCDA) in Ikorodu Division of Lagos State, Southwest, Nigeria, has said that the purchase of 17 Lexus Jeep as official vehicles, is his way of taking care of the elected and appointed political functionaries in the council. He said that it is through encouragement and motivation that they can be able to assist him in delivering on his mandate to the people of the council. The Council Chairman, who spoke with THE IMPACT was reacting to…

Read More

ALGON President, Council Chairmen Commend Lagos Councilors For Support

Mariam Akinloye -As Igbogbo Council leader, others inaugurated as Forum’s excos The President, Association of Local Government of Nigeria (ALGON), who doubles as the Chairman, Conference 57 in Lagos State, Hon. Kolade Alabi, has thanked the elected Councilors  across the 20 Local Government Governments and 37 Local Council Development Area (LCDA) in Lagos State for their support and for ensuring that peace reigns in all the councils. Also speaking in the same vein, Builder Sesan Daini, Chairman,  Igbogbo/Bayeku and Public Relations Officer, Conference 57, also appreciated the councillors for their…

Read More

Just In: Council Scribes In Lagos Elect New Officers

Kunle Adelabu Secretaries to the Local Government (LGs) and Local Council Development Area (LCDAs) across the 57 Councils in Lagos State, under the aegis of Scribe 57 Forum, have elected new Executive Council members. At the election, which took place at the Bagauda Kaltho Conference Centre, Lagos State Secretariat, Alausa, Ikeja, on Friday, August 5, 2022, Comrade Akeem Dauda, Secretary to the Ikeja Local Government, was elected Chairman of the Forum, while Barr. Ade Ayeni, SLG, Igbogbo-Bayeku LCDA, emerged as the General Secretary. The two of them were inaugurated immediately,…

Read More