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Senator Tokunbo Abiru Gives Out Over 8,500 Food Packs To Lagos East Constituents For Eid-el-Kabir Celebrations

Lagos, June 13, 2024– In a remarkable display of philanthropy and community support, Senator Mukhail Adetokunbo Abiru distributed over 8,500 food packs to households in the Lagos East Senatorial District as part of the Ileya edition of his Food Pack distribution program. This initiative, which follows a previous distribution of over 10,000 food packs to commemorate his 60th birthday, reflects Senator Abiru's ongoing commitment to alleviating hunger and supporting vulnerable communities. Beneficiaries from the 16 Local Governments and Local Council Development Areas of the district gathered eagerly at distribution points in their communities, expressing gratitude for the senator's continued support. This act of kindness comes at a crucial time, as many families struggle with the rising cost of staple foods during the festive season. In his Sallah goodwill message, Senator Abiru, who chairs the Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance, and Other Financial Institutions, as well as t
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Children’s Day: Senator Tokunbo Abiru Celebrates Boundless Energy, Creativity of Nigerian Children

Happy Children's Day to all our amazing children! Today, we celebrate your boundless energy, incredible imagination, and endless curiosity. You are the joy of our lives and the future of our world. We shall continue to provide an environment that will make your creativity and talent blossom.  Through the  SAIL Empowerment Foundation , the SAIL Innovation Lab,  co-founded with my lovely wife, where many of your peers are learning Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics(STEM), and other tech and digital skills, we are committed to enriching your future by promoting initiatives that will guarantee a better tomorrow for you all. As you mark this special moment, may your days be filled with laughter, love, and learning. Always remember that you are special, you are loved, and you have the power to achieve anything you set your mind to. Enjoy your day to the fullest and keep shining bright! Happy Children's Day! *Senator Mukhail Adetokunbo and Mrs Feyisola Abiru*

Senator Tokunbo Abiru Distributes Free Farm Inputs To Over 300 Local Farmers In Lagos East To Boost Food Production

In a bid to boost food production in Lagos East Senatorial District, Senator Mukhail Adetokunbo Abiru, FCA , has facilitated farm inputs, containing fertilisers, seedlings and herbicides, for over three hundred local farmers in the agrarian communities of the district for the planting season. The National Agricultural Land Development Authority (NALDA) provided the farm inputs through the intervention of the Senator. The empowerment is one in the series of agric-focused direct interventions targeted at livestock and crop farmers in majorly agricultural communities of Ikorodu, Epe, and Ibeju-Lekki Local Government Areas, under the Lagos East Senatorial District. It will be recalled that in November, 2023, over 100 livestock farmers received fully vaccinated Chickens, feeds and cages to scale up their poultry business, after receiving training from experts on how to nurture their birds, reduce mortality and make it big in the poultry business.  Mr. Enitan Olukotun, the media aide to Sena

STATE HOUSE PRESS RELEASE: AT NCPC BOARD INAUGURATION

  STATE HOUSE PRESS RELEASE  VP Shettima Affirms President Tinubu's Devotion To Interfaith Harmony  *Tasks members on religious tolerance, hitch-free pilgrimage Vice President Kashim Shettima has the resolve of the President Bola Ahmed Tinubu administration to uphold religious freedom and interfaith unity.  According to him, regardless of anyone's position, the place of faith in the nation is not only critical but provides a framework for comfort among citizens and for the stability of the nation at large.  Speaking on Tuesday when he inaugurated the Board of the Nigerian Christian Pilgrims Commission @NGChrisPilgComm at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, the Vice President said Nigeria is what it is because it is a nation of God, and this spirituality is of prevailing interest.  VP Shettima maintained that Nigeria's strength lies in its diversity of faiths, vowing that there will be no discrimination under the Tinubu-led government.  "Our duty is to provide a safe haven f

Mayoress Hosts Ikosi Isheri Senior Citizens for Year 2024 Game Day Celebration

  In a heartwarming display of community spirit and appreciation, the Senior Citizens of Ikosi-isheri LCDA, Ikosi Ketu, Nigeria, came together in jubilation for the much-anticipated Y2024 Game Day. Hosted under the auspices of the esteemed Mayoress, Princess Samiat Abolanle Bada, the event proved to be a testament to the vitality and importance of the elder members of society. In her poignant welcome address, Mayoress Princess Samiat Abolanle Bada underscored the indispensable roles and significance of the Senior Citizens within the community fabric. With unwavering conviction, she expressed that they deserve not just respect, but enduring care and boundless happiness. The day unfolded with a plethora of activities designed to foster camaraderie, enjoyment, and holistic well-being. From classic board games like Ludo, Ayo Olopon, Chess, and Draft, to spirited rounds of table tennis, there was something to engage every participant. The spirit of competition mingled seamlessly with the jo

OBA Saliu Babatunde Saliu Unity Cup: Celebrating Community and Football Excellence

The OBA Saliu Babatunde Saliu Unity Cup, now in its 2nd edition, is a remarkable event that brings together football enthusiasts, community leaders, and passionate players. Held on May 11, 2024, at the majestic Oloworo Palace, this tournament celebrates unity, sportsmanship, and the spirit of togetherness. At the heart of this event stands Olori Oluwabukola Maryam Saliu, the wife of Oloworo. Her grace, elegance, and commitment to community development have been instrumental in making the Unity Cup a success. Her presence at the event added a touch of regal charm and warmth.  *Highlights Press Conference: The day kicked off with an insightful press conference, where organizers, sponsors, and players shared their excitement. The media captured every moment, emphasizing the significance of this community-driven initiative. Trophy Presentation: The gleaming trophy, a symbol of excellence, was unveiled amidst cheers and applause. Oba Babatunde Saliu, the visionary behind this event, present

Appreciation: Senator Mukhail Adetokunbo Abiru Honored as Ikorodu Man of the Year

I Sincerely Thank You All! I extend my heartfelt appreciation for the overwhelming show of love and wonderful goodwill messages, warm greetings that poured in following my emergence as the Ikorodu Man of the Year. I dedicate the cherished award to the esteemed constituents of the Lagos East Senatorial District, our gallant leaders, numerous supporters and my team members who played pivotal role in my quest to deliver greater good to the larger number of our people, which culminated in this award, amongst several equally prestigious awards and recognitions I have received both in Lagos East Senatorial District and beyond.  Indeed, this is a shot in the arm to do more for my dear people in Ikorodu, and across the Lagos East Senatorial District. I shall continue to seek ways we can better the lives of people.  I congratulate other awardees in various categories. I celebrate your contributions to the overall  development of Ikorodu. Once again, thank you all from the depths of my heart, an