Ongoing Rehabilitation Of Sekumade Road Will Take Time, Hon Agunbiade Pleads With Residents

Kunle Adelabu In his quest to deliver on his promises of quality representation through timely information for the residents on how he has been using his legislative power to bring about positive changes, Hon. Agunbiade has revealed that the ongoing rehabilitation of the dilapilitated Sekumade road will take time. He also confirmed that the present work being done by Arab Contractors, the construction company handling the rehabilitation work, is palliative measures to allow for easy passage of vehicles while the major construction work is scheduled to commence soon. The Majority…

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Sanwo – Olu, Gbajabiamila, Obasa, Pay Tributes To Late Senator Osinowo At Special Assembly Session

Wale Jagun Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Speaker, House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila, and Speaker, Lagos House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa, today paid tributes to the late Senator representing the Lagos East Senatorial District, Sen. Adebayo Sikiru Osinowo. They spoke glowingly of the late popular politician at special plenary session held at the Chamber of the Lagos State House of Assembly on Tuesday. Sen. Osinowo, popularly known as ‘Peperrito’, died on June 15, was a at the Lagos Assembly for 16 years representing Kosofe3 Constituency I…

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Rep. Babajimi Benson Releases 365 Days Performance Review, Pledges To Do More

Kunle Adelabu Hon. Babajimi Benson, the Representative of the Ikorodu Federal Constituency and Chairman, House Committee on Defense, has presented the review of his first year performance in office as member of the 9th National Assembly of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. The second term Federal lawmaker was inaugurated on June 11, 2019, along with other 359 members of the Green Chamber after he was re-elected by majority electorates in Ikorodu  division in the last general elections. Hon  Benson, in his review, gave account of what he has been doing…

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Heavy Traffic Along Ikorodu – Mile 12 Road Caused By Ongoing Rehabilitation Work – Lagos Majority Leader

Wale Jagun The Majority Leader of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon. Sanai Bolanle Agunbiade has appealed to residents of Ikorodu and other users of Ikorodu – Mile 12 – Ketu road that the heavy traffic that they are experiencing on the road  is due to the ongoing rehabilitation of the damaged portions of the road by the China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation Limited (CCECC). Hon. Agunbiade, who is representing the Ikorodu Constituency I at the Lagos State House of Assembly, revealed this  in a statement on Wednesday, June…

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9th Assembly First Year Anniversary: Lagos Majority Leader Rolls Out Impactful Scorecard

Kunle Adelabu – Expresses gratitudes to God, Constituents The Majority Leader of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon. Sanai Agunbiade, has rolled out the scorecard of his impactful representation in the last one year to mark the first year anniversary as a member of the 9th Assembly of the state legislative arm. The 9th Assembly was inaugurated by the Governor of the State, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on June 7, 2019, when the four term lawmaker representing the Ikorodu Constituency I, also took the oath of office as the Majority…

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Financial Autonomy: Buhari’s Best Sallah Gift To Legislature – Obasa

The Conference of Speakers of State Legislatures in Nigeria has described the approval of financial autonomy granted state legislatures by President Muhammadu Buhari as the best Sallah gift. The chairman of the Conference of Speakers, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa, said this in a statement released on Saturday adding that the body was excited over action of the President. Buhari had on Friday evening signed an executive order granting financial autonomy to state legislatures and judiciaries months after Speaker Obasa led a team of his colleagues on a visit to the…

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iCare Monthly Food Distribution: 1,000 Families To Benefit From Special Eid Fitri Edition

Wale Jagun iCare  Foundation, the initiative of the member of the Federal House of Representatives, Hon. Babajimi Benson, would be distributing food items to 1,000 vulnerable families in Ikorodu Federal Constituency for the month of May, courtesy of its Foodbank. The iCare Foodbank, which has been existing for about four years and distributing food items to at least five hundred families across Ikorodu division on monthly basis, would be staging a special edition of the food distribution for this month to celebrate the Eid-il Fitri festival which marks the end…

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Mile 12 Traffic: Bad Portion Will Soon Be Fixed – LASG

Kunle Adelabu The Lagos State Government has assured residents of Ikorodu Local Government and other road users of Ikorodu – Mile 12 road that have been facing hardship due to the bad portion of the road at the Mile 12 section that their dally warries would soon be over. The government stated that the damaged portion has been captioned for rehabilitation and will be rectified soon. This assurance came from the Deputy Governor of the State who is also incharge of the Ministry of Works, Dr Obafemi Hamzat, who was…

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Lagos Assembly Passes Amended Safety Corps Bill

Wale Jagun Lagos State House of Assembly on Monday after the third reading passed “A bill for a law to amend Lagos State Neighbourhood Safety Corps Agency Law, 2019” The bill was passed earlier this year to give a legal backing to the Southwest Security System, ‘Amoyekun’ in the state. After the amendments, the Speaker, Mudashiru Obasa, directed Mr. Azeez Sanni, the Clerk of the House to forward a clean copy of the Bill to Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu for his assent.

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Lagos Assembly Seeks Separate Accounts for Coronavirus Donations

Members of the Lagos State House of Assembly have called for a separate account for donation funds made towards COVID-19 in the State. They also unanimously agreed that the Amotekun Corps Commander be properly scrutinized by the House after the appointment by the Governor. A statement released by the House said that the issues were discussed at the Committee of the Whole on Thursday during the presentation of the observations on Corona-virus Pandemic Emergency Law, 2020 and the Neighbourhood Safety Corps Agency Law, 2020 sent to the House from the…

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