Monthly Archives: December, 2014

Odofin Sotobi is Ayangburen-elect

High Chief Kabir Shotobi, the Odofin of Ikorodu on Monday, December 30, 2014 picked as the Ayangburen-elect by the Council of Ikorodu Kingmakers. Chief Kabir Sotobi is currently the Odofin of Ikorodu and closest ally of late Oba (Dr) Salaudeen Afolabi Adekoya Oyefusi, the immediate past Ayangburen of Ikorodu. He is from Adegorushen-Lasunwon branch of …

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Old students’ association donate blocks of toilet to Oriwu College

– raised fund for the school -award outstanding members Four blocks of two bathrooms and toilets each were donated to Oriwu College Model College, Ikorodu by the school’s Old Students’ Association. Speaking at the commissioning of the facilities which took place today, Alhaji M.M Bolarinwa, the chief host said that the facilities were constructed by the old students’ …

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Update on APC Senatorial election for Lagos East: Primary postponed as Delegate refused to vote

The APC primary election for Lagos East Senatorial District has been postponed as delegates refused to vote for the sole candidate, Senator Olugbenga Bareehu Ashafa except he meet their demands. The intervention of Mr Faud Oki and other party functionaries failed to pacify the delegates to change their minds. The party electoral committee was forced …

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Update on APC Senatorial primary election for Lagos East: Delegate clamouring for Jimi

Some delegates are clamouring for Jimi as Senatorial candidate as they still refusing to vote….

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Update on APC Senatorial primay election for Lagos East: Delegates refused to vote

The present situation at Ikorodu Townhall venue All Progressive Congress (APC), Lagos east Senatorial primary election where delegates were refusing to vote except the sole candidate do what they consider as needful was a diversion from what was obtainable during the State Assembly, Governorship and House of Representatives primaries where they were ready to vote for …

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State govt issue public notice on selection of another Ayangburen

THE IMPACT can authoritatively report that the Lagos State Government through the Ministry of Local Government & Chieftaincy Affairs will today, Monday, December 8, 2014 issued Public Notice in respect of selection of another Ayangburen of Ikorodu. The issuance of Public Notice signifies the official commencement of the process of selecting another Ayangburen of Ikorodu …

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Jimi Benson emerge candidate for Ikorodu Federal Constituency election

Barrister Babajimi Benson has emerged as All Progressive Congress (APC) candidate after polling 635 votes to defeat seven other aspirants contesting for Ikorodu Federal House of Representatives’ ticket. Otunba Olasunkanmi Tijani Jimoh came second with distance 230 votes followed by Primate Charles Odugbesi who polled 22 votes. Others are Olanrewaju Sanusi, 9 votes, Otunba Fatai …

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Update on APC primary election for Ikorodu Federal Constituency

RESULTS 1. Primate Charles Odugbesi- 22 votes 2. Olanrewaju Sanusi – 9 votes 3. Otunba Fatai Olukoga – 9 votes 4. Anifowoshe Owolabi – 7 votes 5. Tahir Andu – 8 votes 6. Otunba Olasunkanmi Tijani – 230 votes 7. Barrister Babajimi Benson – 635 votes 8. Princess Folashade Olabanji-Oba – Nil At 4.  50pm, …

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Update on APC primary for Ikorodu Federal Constituency

Sorting of ballot papers still on and Barrister Babajimi Benson in early lead. At 3.30pm, one of the aspirants, Mr Lanre Sanusi conceded victory by raising Jimi Benson’s hand which the crowd responded to by shouting and jubilating. He later walked away.

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Update on APC primary for Ikorodu Federal Constituency

Voting ended at 3.37pm and sorting of ballot papers started  at 3.40pm…

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