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Empathy in Action: Leaders Unite to Tackle Devastation in Flood-Hit Communities

  Earlier Today 25th of October 2023, the Mayoress of Ikosi Isheri LCDA, Princess Samiat Abolanle Bada, and Hon. Femi Saheed, a Member of the Lagos State House of Assembly representing Kosofe Constituency II, embarked on an official visit to communities affected by the recurrent flood crisis in some parts of Lagos and ogun state. The purpose of this visit was to express sympathy and assess the extent of damage caused by the perennial flood, primarily due to the excessive release of water from the Oyan River Dam in Ogun state. The objective of the visit was to: Express solidarity and sympathy to the displaced residents and business owners in the affected communities, to Assess the level of damage caused by the flood to the residents and their properties, and most importantly to Inform the stakeholders and residents about ongoing collaborative efforts between the Federal and State Government, as well as Senate and Assembly members, to find a lasting solution to the flood issue. The offic

Mayoress Samiat Abolanle Bada Extends Empathy and Support to Flood-Stricken Communities

Amidst the aftermath of flooding incidents that have left many residents in Lagos State and across Nigeria grappling with significant losses due to the recent water release from the Oyan Dam, Mayoress Princess Samiat Abolanle Bada of Ikosi Isheri LCDA has displayed unwavering dedication to the well-being of her community. Her deep commitment to the people she serves prompted her to visit flood-affected communities such as Ajegunle, River Bank Estate, and Isheri North GRA within her jurisdiction.  During her visit, the Mayoress extended her heartfelt sympathy and support to the residents who have endured the brunt of severe flooding problems. She recognized the urgency of addressing this ongoing issue and pledged to collaborate with the relevant authorities to establish lasting solutions for the flood-related challenges in these areas. Accompanied by her dedicated team, the Mayoress provided essential relief items, including food palliatives, to the affected residents. Her compassionate

Mayoress Led Lagos Commissioner for Physical Planning to Magodo Community to Settle Land Dispute

  19th of October, 2023 The Honorable Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development for Lagos State, Dr Oluyinka Olumide today visited MRA to conduct an official inspection to the Magodo community in response to an invitation from the Mayoress of the Local Council Development Area (LCDA), Princess Samiat Abolanle Bada. The purpose of this inspection was to facilitate the resolution of an ongoing dispute between the Onikosi Family and the Magodo Residents Association (MRA), led by Mr. Sheriff.  The primary objective of the visit was to reestablish a peaceful coexistence and find a lasting resolution to the conflict. The following key participants were present during the inspection: 1. Dr Oluyinka Olumide , the Honorable Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development. 2. Princess Samiat Abolanle Bada, Mayoress of the LCDA, who extended the invitation to the Commissioner. 3. Hon. Fatai Gbadebo,  4 Alhaji Chief T.A Olukosi, and  5 Prince Bayo Onikosi, representing the

Plight of Mile 12 International Market: Residents Cry for Reopening

The recent closure of Mile 12 International Market by the Lagos State Ministry of Environment through the Lagos State Waste Management Authority has raised concerns and generated various negative impacts on the residents of the community and its environs. The timing of this closure is particularly critical as many households in Lagos State and Nigeria at large are still grappling with economic challenges caused by the removal of fuel subsidy. Mile 12 International Market, often regarded as the best perishable food market in Sub-Saharan Africa, has a commendable track record of maintaining a clean environment. This achievement can be attributed to various innovative practices and infrastructural developments introduced since the beginning of the administration of the market's Chairman, Alhaji Shehu Usman. The market has set high standards for perishable food markets and continually improved its facilities and hygiene practices. While it is essential for the government to ensure that

"Rewarding Excellence: Mayor Of Ojodu LCDA Celebrates New CDC/CDA Executives' Inauguration"

  10th Of October, 2023 Hon. David Olusegun Odunmbaku, the Executive Chairman of Ojodu LCDA, carried out the inauguration of the newly elected members of the Community Development Committee (CDC) and Community Development Association (CDA). During this event, Hon. Odunmbaku stressed the importance of the new community officers working diligently to contribute to the growth and development of the LCDA. He also pledged his unwavering support as needed. Pastor Olusegun Fayemi, the CDC Chairman, reciprocated by promising to strengthen the relationship between the CDC and the Council, as well as other progressive forums. He called for the cooperation of all well-meaning community members to achieve their ambitious goals. Mrs. Omisore, the Head of Agriculture and Social Services, expressed her gratitude to Almighty God for the peaceful and meaningful outcome of the recent CDC elections. She highlighted the remarkable coordination, cooperation, and unity among the participants. The event reac

Mayoress Of Ikosi Isheri LCDA Celebrates Senior Citizen in her LCDA on National day of older person

  The National Day of Older People (NDOP-2023) celebration was a remarkable event dedicated to honoring and recognizing the invaluable contributions of senior citizens in our society. This year celebration Under the theme "Fulfilling the Promises of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and Older Persons Across Generations,"  emphasized the importance of upholding the human rights of older individuals and ensuring their well-being. The event was organised and facilitated for the senior citizens in Ikosi Isheri LCDA by the Mayoress Princess Samiat Abolanle Bada. Who also gave an insightful speech during the celebration, according to her, the significance of celebrating senior citizens and acknowledged the lifetime of hard work, dedication, and sacrifices made by older individuals in raising families and contributing to the nation's success in various ways is an important thing we need to do in our society. Princess Bada also shared her administration's remarkable i