Photos: Development Vanguard Marks First Year Anniversary With Fitness Walk

Kunle Adelabu A large number of members of the Development Vanguard (De Vanguard) on Saturday, April 10, 2021, embarked on a fitness walk to mark the first year anniversary of the development and political group. The participating members walked from Bakare’s house through Awolowo road, Adeboruwa palace, Oba Molaja road, Meri and Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu Way  and berthed at the Igbogbo township stadium where they converged for light exercise and health talk. Participants were treated to good music and danced at intervals during the walk. They also had several…

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Photos: Fun, Thrills & Surprises At Maiden Odoro Easter Beach Party

Kunle Adelabu Youths in Ijede, on Easter Sunday (yesterday), gave residents of the ancient town and visitors a treat that they would not forget in a hurry as they organised a beach party not at just any location but at the site of a state – recognized historical site, Odoro river. Old and young, traditional and community leaders, community and political activists as well as visitors and tourists alike trooped to the beach which sprung to life within three weeks after years of abandonment. Several hawkers of refreshments like drinks,…

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Photos: Christians Celebrate Palm Sunday

Wale Jagun Christians in Ikorodu joined others around the world to celebrate the day Jesus triumphantly entered Jerusalem days before his crucifixion. The Bishop of the Lagos West Missionary Diocese of The African Church,  The Rt. Rev. Hezekiah A. Adetoro led the congregation of the Church in procession round major streets in Ikorodu with a young congregant riding on a Carmel. Members of the Church were seen singing in praise and respect of Jesus Christ and raising their palm leaves.

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Photos: iCare Feeds Another Set Of 500 Vulnerable Constituents In Ikorodu.

Jare Babatunde Another set of 500 vulnerable residents across the six councils in the Ikorodu Division of Lagos State, Southwest, Nigeria, on Saturday, March 27,2021, benefited  from the monthly food distribution of iCare foundation, tagged,  ‘Apo Anu’ (Bag of Mercy). The beneficiaries were picked from religious settings, political groups,  community associations and other groups. The food  packs were handed over to the beneficiaries at the Constituency office of Rep. Babajimi Benson,  the founder of iCare Foundation, Igbogbo, located at Igbogbo in lkorodu division.

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Photos News: Chairman, DG Lagos Sports Commission Tour Ikorodu

Kunle Adelabu Mr. Sola Aiyepeku, the ExecutIve Chairman, Lagos State Sports Commission,(LSSC), and Mr. Shakirudeen Oluwatoyin Gafaar Bolowotan, the Director-General, Lagos State Sports Commission, on Tuesday, February 23, 2021, toured sporting facilities in Ikorodu. Dr Abatan Abiodun – Fatai, the new member representing the Ikorodu Division on the LSSC board, was also part of the entourage. The team visited the ongoing upgrading of the Ita – Elewa Youth Centre into a mini – stadium,a project facilitated by Rep. Babajimi Benson, Member, House of Representatives. The Youth Centre, which housed table…

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Photo News: APC Membership Registration Commences In Ikorodu LG

Kunle Adelabu The membership registration for the All Progressives Congress (APC) commenced across the Ikorodu Local Government today (Tuesday, February 9, 2021). Our reporter visited some polling units in Ikorodu Local Government to monitor the exercise and captured pictures below for our readers delight. The exercise did not commence in many of the units visited in Igbogbo while many started very late because Registration Officers arrived very late at their duty posts. It was gathered that their lateness was due to training that they were engaged in on how to…

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Photos News: Political Bigwigs, Socialites Grace Burial Ceremony of Late Amudalat Jokomba, Mother of Hon. Adeola Jokomba

Kunle Adelabu There was a massive turnout of politicians, associates, colleagues and well – wishers of Hon. Adeola Jokomba,  the two – term Chairman of the Ikorodu North Local Council Development Area (LCDA), at the fidau prayer for her late mother, Alhaja Amudalat Jokomva . The prayer and burial party for Late Amudalat, who died on Tuesday, January 26, was held at the Musical Village, Ikorodu, on Tuesday, February 2, 2021. Some of the dignitaries that attended burial ceremony were Hon. Babajimi Benson, Member, House of Representatives, Hon. Akeem Omoyele…

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Photos: Award – Winning Retired Principal, Alhaja Abiodun Ogunniyi Celebrates Diamond Jubilee

It was yet another day of honour for the retired and former Principal of the premier college in Ikorodu Division, Oriwu College, Ikorodu, Alhaja Abiodun Sherifat Ogunniyi, as selected family members, friends, colleagues, associates and well – wishers gathered to celebrate her 60th birthday anniversary on the last day of 2020. Guests at the well – organized, colourful but restricted birthday party, which was held the Elepe Estate, lkorodu, were also selected from former students of the award – winning school administrator. THE IMPACT gathered that the restricted invitation was…

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More Photos: 2020 Tortugarians Time – Out, Family Love Feast At Beach

Kunle Adelabu Members of the Tortuga Frigate,  BAN-BC72 Alpha Galleon, on Sunday, December 27, 2020, had a quality time – out at the Barracuda Beach and Resort at Lekki, Lagos, Southwest, Nigeria. Members of the group, numbering about 50, also came with their families for the love – feast outing. Also at the beach party were national and state chieftains of the group and members from other Frigates in the state. THE IMPACT was there to cover the colorful and memorable outing and below are some of the exciting moments…

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