2023: Erunwen Community Assure Rep. Benson, APC Candidates Of Support

Kunle Adelabu -As Lawmaker flags off 3.3km road Party leaders and residents of the Ikorodu North Local Council Development Area (LCDA), on Saturday, December 3, 2022, pledged their total support for the re – election of Rep. Babajimi Benson as the representative of the Ikorodu Federal Constituency. They also pledged to give maximum votes in the coming elections to the APC Presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Governorship candidate, Mr Babajide Sanwo – Olu, Lagos East Senatorial candidate, Sen. Tokunbo Abiru and the Ikorodu Constituency I candidate, Mr Gbolahan Ogunleye.…

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iCare, Kimberly Clark Support Mothers, Students With 10, 000 Diapers, Pads

Jare Babatunde As part of her community outreach activities, iCare Foundation, the working machinery of Rep. Babajimi Benson, Member, Federal House of Representatives, has partnered with Kimberly Clark, manufacturer of Huggies diapers and Kotex sanitary pads, to distribute 10, 000 diapers and pads to mothers and students. A total of 5000 Huggies diapers were distributed to mothers in primary health facilities and another 5,000 Kotex sanitary pads to secondary school students in Ikorodu Federal Constituency between last week and Monday, November 8, 2022. While nursing mothers at Ita-Elewa Primary Health…

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Rep. Benson Gets Party Nod To Kick – Off 2023 Campaign

Kunle Adelabu -As constituents pledge highest votes for Asiwaju from Ikorodu In his attempt to carry every structure of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ikorodu Federal Constituency along and achieve maximum votes come 2023, Rep. Babajimi Adegoke Benson, the representative of the Ikorodu Federal Constituency who is seeking re – election for a third term, has met with the executives of the party at the Divisional, Local Government and Ward levels. Benson, at the consultative meeting with about 1000 party excos, sought and got overwhelming approval from those he…

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BOI, SMEDAN, ITF Defend 2023 Budget Proposals Before Senate Committee On Industries

Kunle Adelabu The Senate Committee on Industries has received presentations from the Industrial Training Fund (ITF), Bank of Industries (BOI), Standard Organization of Nigeria (SON) and Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN), on their 2023 budget proposals. The critical agencies appeared before the committee to defend their budgets on Wednesday before the Senator Mukhail Adetokunbo Abiru, FCA, led committee. While the ITF presentation was done by its Director General, Sir Joseph Ari, its counterpart from SMEDAN, Mr Olawale Fasanya made a presentation on the budget proposal of…

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Rep. Benson Hands Over Ultra – Modern Hall To Ibeshe Community

Mariam Akinloye Representative of the Ikorodu Federal Constituency, Rep. Babajimi Benson, has handed – over the Town Hall that he facilitated to the Ibeshe community in Igbogbo/Bayeku Local Council Development Area of Ikorodu Division, Lagos State, Southwest, Nigeria. The hall which is close to the lagoon, was equipped with official and modern plastic chairs and was commissioned and handed – over by the former chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asipa Kaoli Olusanya, during the week. The construction of the hall, which was financed by the Federal Ministry of…

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Rep. Benson Embarks On ‘Listening Tour’ For Constituents’ Needs Assessment

Kunle Adelabu As part of his attempts to make his campaign for the third term issue – based and about the electorate, Rep. Babajimi Adegoke Benson has embarked on what he termed, ‘Listening Tour’ to the six Council Areas within his constituency. The tour, which commenced on Sunday, October 23, 2022, with visits to Ajaguro/Ori Okuta in Ikorodu West Local Council Development Area and Erunwen in Ikorodu North Local Council Development Area (LCDA) of Ikorodu Division, Lagos State, Southwest, Nigeria, is expected to move to other parts of his constituency…

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iCare Delivers October ‘Apo Anu’ Food Items To Residents

Kunle Adelabu The distribution of ‘Apo – Anu’, the food support program of Rep. Babajimi Adegoke, the representative of the Ikorodu Federal Constituency and Chairman of the House Committee on Defense, for the month of October took place today. The foodbank initiative, which is being anchored by iCare Foundation, the working team of the federal lawmaker, was held at his federal constituency office with scores of dignitaries in attendance. About 300 beneficiaries out of the 500 expected, were on ground to collect the monthly ration, a situation that provided opportunity…

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My Stance Against Merging Ikorodu With Others Has Been Vindicated With Its Present Status – Hon. S.O.B Agunbiade

Kunle Adelabu The Chairman, Nigerian Majority Leaders Forum and The Majority Leader, Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon. Sanai Oyeniran Bolanle Agunbiade, has stated that the acknowledgement of Ikorodu as the third largest city in the Southwest, Nigeria, has vindicated his stance on his opposition against merging it with Shomolu and Kosofe. The fourth term lawmaker, who said that he ran into problems regarding his stance, said that he took the position because he was aware that the division is big enough to stand on its own. Hon. Agunbiade spoke…

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900 Teachers Graduate From Abiru’s Innovation Lab

Wale Jagun Nine hundred teachers from public and private secondary schools in Lagos East Senatorial District, who have completed the first phase of the Lagos East Teachers Fellowship Programme at Senator Abiru Innovation Lab (SAIL), graduated at the weekend. The  virtually graduation ceremony held via zoom, was attended by Sen. Adetokunbo Abiru, the Special Adviser to the lawmaker on Constituency Matters, Dr. Saheed Ibikunle, SAIL Hub Manager Mr. Deji Abisola, re:Learn by Co-creation Hub (Cc-Hub) team, graduating teachers, among others. Abiru said the programme was aimed at enhancing the capacity…

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State Of Igbe Road: Rep. Benson Expresses Displeasure Towards Community Over Maintenance

Kunle Adelabu -Flags off another 1.5kilometre road project The Representative of the Ikorodu Federal Constituency and Chairman, House Committee on Defense, Rep. Babajimi Adegoke Benson, has expressed his displeasure oer the state of the 2.2kilometre lgbe road which he helped its full reconstruction two years ago. In recognition of the lawmaker’s efforts in rehabilitating the road which was unpassable for over two decades, the road was renamed Rep. Babajimi Benson Road, while award was also presented to him and others that contributed to the reconstruction of the road, by the…

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