Category Archives: Legislative Report

8th Edition of Hon. Babajimi Benson/iCare Foodbank Initiative Holds Tomorrow

The 8th edition of Hon. Babajimi Benson/iCare Foundation’s distribution of food items to less privileged, needy, widows and physically challenged popularly known in the local parlance as ‘Apo-Anu’ will hold tomorrow, Saturday, July 29, 2017. The monthly distribution of food items to less privileged, widows, needy and physically challenged is scheduled to hold at Hon. …

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Awobajo Emerges Leader Ikorodu Legislative House

Kunle Adelabu.   Second term member of the Ikorodu Local Government Legilsative House and Councilor representing Ward A, Hon. Gbenga Awobajo, was on Thursday, July 27, 2017, elected as the Speaker for the fifth session of the Legislative House.   He was elected at 1.45pm by four members of the House after three of the …

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Adesina Inaugurates 5th House Session, Seeks Support of Lawmakers To drive Development

Kunle Adelabu. Newly elected Ikorodu Central Local Government Chairman, Hon. Wasiu Adesina, on Thursday, July 27, 2017, inaugurated the 5th Local Government House with a plea that the lawmakers should support the Executive arm of government in bringing developments to the Council.   The Chairman who spoke during the Proclamation/Inauguration of the House held at …

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Awobajo Emerges Leader Ikorodu Legislative House

Kunle Adelabu. Second term member of the Ikorodu Local Government Legislative House and Councilor representing ward A, Gbenga Awobajo, was on Thursday, July 27, 2017, elected as the Speaker for the fifth session of the Legislative House. He was elected at 1.45pm by four members of the newly inaugurated House after three of the seven …

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Council Poll: Lagos Assembly Amends LASIEC Law

Our Reporter. The Lagos State House of Assembly on Monday, July 17, 2017 amended the state’s electoral laws setting up the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) five days to the council elections. The lawmakers passed into law the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission Amendment Bill 2017, which was given accelerated first, second and third …

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Lagos Assembly Parley: Media, Civil Society Organizations Call For Better Security

Our Reporter Security concerns dominated the 2nd Edition of the Lagos State House of Assembly/Media and Civil Society organisations parley which took place at the Assembly premises on Thursday, July 13, 2017, with many of the participants calling for state police. The participants said that the menace of Badoo, kidnappers and falling containers was giving …

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Lagos Assembly Seeks Return of Teaching History In Schools

By Our Reporter. The Lagos State House of Assembly on Tuesday, July 4, 2017, passed a resolution to revive and enhance teaching and learning of history as a subject in state’s schools for nation building. The House called on Governor Akinwunmi Ambode to direct the Deputy Governor of the state, Dr Idiat Adebule, who doubles …

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Over 7000 Ikorodu Residents Benefit From Hon. Benson’s iCare FoobBank In 9 Months

Kunle Adelabu. -Provides for over 300 additional beneficiaries in the spirit of Ramadan. As part of his representative programmes for his constituents, Hon. Babajimi Benson, Member, Federal House of Representatives representing Ikorodu Federal Constituency, has successfully held the 7th edition of his FoodBank programme known in local parlance as ‘Apo Anu’ with over 300 constituents …

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Lagos Assembly Seeks Increament In Salaries Of Traditional Rulers

-Wants Monarchs To Speak Yoruba In Palaces, Public Functions. Members of the Lagos State House of Assembly have passed a motion calling on the state Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode to direct the state Commissioner for Local Government and Community Affairs, Hon. Muslim Folami to review upward salares of traditional rulers in the state. The motion …

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Lagos Assembly Set-Up 6 Man Committee Over Cancellation of 4th Mainland Bridge Project

Consequent upon the cancellation of the contract for the 4th Mainland Bridge, the Lagos State House of Assembly has Set-up a 6 man committee to look into the matter. According to the Speaker of the House, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa, the committee would be chaired by the Deputy Speaker, Hon. Wasiu Sanni Eshinlokun, while the …

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