Monthly Archives: November, 2015

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THE VACANT STOOL OF ADEBORUWA OF IGBOGBO: IJAOLU OSHO-OJUBA’S PLACE IN HISTORY AND WHY WE ARE THE ORIGINAL RULING HOUSE IN THE 1957 DECLARATION BRIEF HISTORY OF OUR ANCESTOR, OBA OSHO-OJUBA Osho –Ojuba, the ancestor of Ijaolu was at various times, the BALOGUN, ARO and then Oba of Igbogbo. He was a famous warrior and …

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Workshop participants urge systematic management of land for optimum utilisation

Participants at a workshop on “Data Journalism on Land and Property Matters’’ rose on Wednesday with a call on the government to ensure systematic management of land for its optimum utilisation. This is contained in a communique by the stakeholders and journalist that participated in the workshop organised by Pulitzer Media in Lagos. The News …

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PULITZER MEDIA WORKSHOP ON DATA JOURNALISM ON LAND AND PROPERTY MATTERS AT CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE, BIODUN SHOBANJO BUILDING, DEPARTMENT OF MASS COMMUNICATION, UNILAG

November 24, 2015. COMMUNIQUE As the statutory custodians of lands in Nigeria courtesy of the 1978 Land Use Decree, State Governments must ensure the systematic management of land in order to achieve optimum utilization, value enhancement, and reduction of slums. One of the ways to do this is to ensure proper participatory and inclusive mapping …

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EDITORIAL :Before Oil, Criminals Gives Ikorodu Bad Name

-Govt. should start considering relocating residents and taking over of coastal areas for tourism development. Ikorodu’s importance lies in its strategic positioning, which made her gateway into Lagos and exit to other parts of the country for those leaving the Centre of Excellence. Ikorodu can boast of three Trunk A (Federal) Roads- Shagamu-Ikorodu (terminated at …

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The Exclusives Club Celebrate Golden Jubilee

By Kunle Adelabu A club of eminent senior citizens, Exclusives Club of Ikorodu has rolled out the drums to celebrate 50 years of successful contributions to Ikorodu, Lagos State, Nigeria and humanity generally. Speaking with members of the press on Friday, November 20, 2015 at a Press Conference organized to commemorate the golden jubilee of …

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IKORODU-OGA 2015 GRAND FINALE: Oba Shotobi, Asiwaju Basorun Honour with GCON, Merit Award

-Alhaji Ogunniyi conferred with Role Model Award By Kunle Adelabu HRM Oba (Engr.) Kabir Shotobi, the Ayangbure of Ikorodu and the First Secretary to Lagos State Government and Chieftain of All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Olorunfunmi Basorun are the cynosure of all eyes at the just concluded Ikorodu-Oga 2015 Carnival as both were honoured with the …

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IKODASS Honour Eshinlokun, Owosile, Hassan, Sanni, Others

Wale Jagun As part of the activities marking the 24th Ikorodu-Oga Day Celebrations, the organizers had bestowed fellowship and associate awards on prominent Ikorodu sons and daughters who have distinguished themselves in various fields of human endeavours. The honours were conferred on them during the Oga Social/Award Nite on Sunday 15th, 2015 at Ikorodu Town …

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Ikorodu Holds Teachers’ Walk for Fitness

By Wale Olukotun About 200 teachers from different chapters of Nigeria Union of Teachers, Lagos State Wing converged in Ikorodu for the monthly fitness walk exercise designed to strengthening the health of the teachers. The walk which commenced at 7:00 am on Thursday, November 19, 2015, saw the teachers led by the Ikorodu Chapter Chairman, …

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Gov. Ambode Commission Ikorodu Road, Vows to Tackle Traffic Gridlock

-Tinubu, Aregbesola, others grace the occasion By Wale Jagun Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Thursday, November 12, 2015 while commissioning Mile 12-Ikorodu Road vows that he would effectively address the issue of traffic congestion and improve road networks in the state. The Governor also launch the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) operation on the …

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Publisher Speaks on Media, Community-based Body Relation

-Honoured by Generationext By Wale Jagun The Publisher/Reporter-in-Chief of THE IMPACT Newspaper, Ikorodu, Kunle Adelabu has highlighted the effects of relationship between the media and community-based organization during a courtesy/interactive session with members of Generationext. During the courtesy/interactive session at THE IMPACT newspaper head office at 7, Agunbiade Close, Grammar School, Ikorodu on Saturday, September …

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