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Mayoress of Ikosi Isheri LCDA Inspect New Health Facility Construction Site

  In a bid to oversee the progress of the construction of the new modern health facility in Ikosi Isheri, the Mayoress, Princess Samiat Abolanle, paid a visit to the construction site earlier today. The Mayoress was accompanied by key stakeholders and project managers to assess the ongoing developments and discuss the importance of this initiative for the residents of Ikosi Isheri. The new health facility, touted as a mini-general hospital, boasts several key features aimed at enhancing healthcare delivery and accessibility for the residents. During the visit, Mayoress Abolanle highlighted some of the critical features of the upcoming facility and emphasized its significance to the community, which includes (a) State-of-the-Art Equipments: The new health facility will be  equipped with state-of-the-art medical equipment, ensuring that residents have access to quality healthcare services without the need to travel long distances. (b) Specialized Departments: it will have some specialize

CBN Act Amendment Bill Seeking Limit on Ways and Means, Apex Bank’s Compliance to Fiscal Act, 6-Yr Single Tenure For CBN Gov, Others Passes Second Reading At Senate

  ….Sponsor of the bill, Senator Tokunbo Abiru Presents Lead Debate The  Chairman, Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance and other Financial Institutions, Senator Mukhail Adetokunbo Abiru, FCA (Lagos East), today led the debate on a bill for an Act to amend the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Act 2007, as the Nigerian Senate passed the critical amendment bill for second reading. The bill was read for the first time in the  Senate on Tuesday 30th January, 2024. Senator Abiru, a retired bank Chief Executive, sponsored the bill, and forty-one (41) committee members of the Banking, Insurance and other Financial Institutions co-sponsored the bill.   In his debate, Abiru submitted that the amendments were proposed to further empower the apex bank to deliver on its principal mandates in line with section 2 of the Act. He argued that the bill was overdue for amendments , noting that , “ The current Act of 2007, which charges the Bank with the overall control and administration of the monetary a

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  ...๐‘ฌ๐’™๐’‘๐’“๐’†๐’”๐’”๐’†๐’” ๐‘ช๐’๐’๐’‡๐’Š๐’…๐’†๐’๐’„๐’† ๐‘ฐ๐’ ๐‘จ๐’๐’‚๐’ƒ๐’Š'๐’” ๐‘ซ๐’†๐’๐’Š๐’—๐’†๐’“๐’š ๐‘ช๐’‚๐’‘๐’‚๐’„๐’Š๐’•๐’š The Mayor of Isolo, Olasoju Adebayo has sent his heartfelt felicitations to the Chairman, Lagos State Conference 57 Local Government Chairmen and President, Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON), Hon. David Kolade Alabi on his emergence as vice chairman of Commonwealth Local Government Affairs Board. The Bariga LCDA Chairman's new position which was confirmed by the Board on Thurs. 22nd February has since attracted congratulatory messages from far and near. In a release from his media office this morning, Olasoju expressed his excitement at Alabi's new feat stating: "It is my utmost delight to congratulate Hon. Alabi Kolade David on his election as Vice Chairman of Commonwealth  Local Government Affairs Board. This new position attests to his proven capacity and sterling performance not only as chairman of the body of council chairmen in Lagos State but in th

Community Leaders in Greater Kosofe Appreciate Senator Abiru's (150 bags of 50kg Rice) Relief Packages to Flood-Affected Communities

In a remarkable gesture of solidarity and compassion, Distinguished Senator Tokunbo Abiru, representing Lagos East Senatorial District, fulfilled his commitment to ease the suffering of residents affected by the devastating floods of 2023. He distributed 150 bags of 50kg rice to the afflicted communities in Ikosi Isheri LCDA, Agboyi Ketu LCDA, and Kosofe LG, a kind gesture that not only provided sustenance but also served as a beacon of hope in the midst of adversity. In Ikosi Isheri LCDA, Mayoress Princess Samiat Abolanle Bada championed the distribution, accompanied by other delegates comprising the senator's constituency officers, political leaders, and the Community Development Committee (CDC). They worked tirelessly to ensure efficient distribution of relief aid to those most in need, bringing relief and reassurance to the flood-stricken areas, and fostering a sense of solidarity and support among the residents. The communities affected in Ikosi Isheri LCDA include Agiliti 2,

Senator Tokunbo Abiru Shares 150 Bags of 50kg Rice To Residents of Kosofe, Agboyi-Ketu, Ikosi-Isheri Affected by 2023 Flood

In fulfilment of his promise to provide succour to residents of Kosofe, Ikosi-Isheri and Agboyi-Ketu whose communities were ravaged by flood last year, the Senator representing Lagos East Senatorial District, Distinguished Senator Mukhail Adetokunbo Abiru, FCA, has distributed 150 bags of 50kg rice to the affected constituents.  The affected communities where the rice were shared include: Odo-Ogun, Ajegunle, Owode-Elede, Osho-Ogun, Agboyi-town, all under Agboyi- Ketu LCDA. In Ikosi-Isheri LCDA,  some affected residents residing in Agiliti 2, Maidan, Orisha/Isheri , Ajegunle/ Idera/ Kiokio, Isheri- North and Akinpelu communities received the rice.  Meanwhile, in Kosofe Local Government Area, residents of Oworo coastal area and Ogudu, Ojota, Mende areas, who were adversely impacted by floods got the rice.  In ensuring that the bags of rice got to the affected persons, the office of the Senator, in alliance with the three Local Government Authorities, community and political leaders and t

Residents commend the Mayoress for including a cash token in the February 2024 edition of the monthly free food palliative distribution

The Mayoress of Ikosi Isheri LCDA, Princess Samiat Abolanle Bada, elevated her Monthly distribution of Free Food Palliative to the next level in the February 2024 edition of the program. Over 6000 residents of Ikosi Isheri LCDA, beneficiaries of the February edition of the food Palliative distribution, were pleasantly surprised when the Mayoress announced that the food Palliatives would be accompanied by a Cash token to support their respective households during these challenging times. The event, held at Senator Adebayo Osinowo Hall, Ikosi Isheri LCDA Council Secretariat, saw the presence of several stakeholders from the Council and the Community. During the program, the Mayoress emphasized the importance of the initiative aimed at alleviating the burden of food insecurity faced by many communities nationwide. In addition to the food palliative, cash tokens were also distributed to empower and support families and individuals facing financial hardships. The Mayoress informed the benef

Ojodu Lcda Council Boss Distributes Bags Of Free Food Palliatives To The Residents

    The administration of Hon Segun Odunmbaku today carried out a mega food bank programme to share palliatives to residents across the six wards of Ojodu LCDA as part of it's welfare and economic relief initiative.  Food items were shared to residents across all six wards with special emphasis on the less privileged and vulnerable people by the Mayor and his team who physically presented the food items. Hon Segun Odunmbaku promised to continue to provide palliatives and amenities to ameliorate the conditions of the people of Ojodu LCDA as his administration would continue to allocate resources for people oriented policies. He also said his administration would continue to work with the State and Federal Government towards humanitarian efforts while imploring the people to have patience with the economic reforms that would yield enduring benefits soon.

Who's The Mayoress Princess Samiat Abolanle Bada

  Princess Samiat Abolanle Bada Princess Samiat Abolanle Bada was born into the blessed family of the late Alhaji Olatunji Raheem Bada and the late Chief Mrs. Afolakemi Bada (JP) in Odogbolu, Ogun State, on December 28th, 1973. She attended Muslim Primary School in Odogbolu, followed by Odogbolu Grammar School, and completed her education at Ajao Estate High School in Anthony Village, Lagos. She pursued her diploma in Marketing at Ogun State University, now Olabisi Onabanjo University, and later earned her B.Sc. honors in Geography and Planning from Lagos State University, Ojo. Additionally, she obtained a PGD in Social Work in 2012/2013 and later pursued a Master's in Social Work in 2017/2018. After a brief stint at the Town Planning Office in Kosofe Local Government, she enrolled at Gateway Catering Institute. Her business acumen enabled her to excel in catering and hotel management, leading her to establish Predema Catering and Boutique Services. Driven by her passion for poli

Mayoress Princess Samiat Bada Set to Kickoff The February 2024 Edition of Her Monthly Free Food Palliative Distribution in Ikosi Isheri LCDA

  WATCHOUT The February 2024 Edition of Our Monthly Free Food Palliative Distribution is Scheduled to Kick off this Coming Week.  The Mayoress of Ikosi Isheri LCDA is set for action again!  #MayoressLeekansi #MYHEARTISWHEREMYCOMMUNITYIS #PSB

Mayoress Princess Samiat Bada Set To Deliver A Ground Breaking State of the Art Primary Health Centre to the Residents of the LCDA

As part of her promises and pact signed with the people of Ikosi Isheri Local Council Development Area of Lagos State, the Chairman Mayoress, Princess Samiat Abolanle Bada is set to perform ground breaking ceremony of a brand-new Primary Health Centre, an initiative that will be a beacon of wellness across the LCDA and the state at large.  The Mayoress as she's fondly called ever since she took mantle of leadership in the LCDA continues to set an unprecedented records of developmental projects and unrivalled leadership acumen.   The new Ikosi Isheri health Center Initiative was born out of Passion to re-invigorate the Ikosi Isheri Healthcare delivery sector while raising the local standard of healthcare and providing a blueprint for quality of services required to address healthcare amidst economic challenges. In a statement she personally signed, the Mayoress said her administration would continue to prioritize quality healthcare delivery of the people saying having such edifice w

CIBN Executives Meet Senate, Seek Support for Passage Of Institute’s Act Amendment Bill

  The Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance and other Financial Institutions, chaired by Senator Mukhail Adetokunbo Abiru (Lagos East), received the Executives of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN), led by its President/ Chairman of Council, Dr. Ken Opara at the Senate on Thursday.  The body of professional bankers in Nigeria sought the support of the Nigerian Senate for passage of the amendment  Act bill. According to them, the amendment became imperative in the light of current realities in banking and finance landscape vis-a-vis the emerging innovations in the sector.   The Chairman of the Committee, Senator Abiru, a retired bank Chief Executive, who is also an  accomplished accountant and economist, assured the CIBN Executives of the co-operation of the National Assembly, particularly the Senate in ensuring that rules and best standard practices are adhered to in the nation’s banking sector. He said, “ As the umbrella professional body for bankers in Nigeria, we

Mayoress Flags Off: Ikosi Isheri LCDA Computer Training Empowerment Program

The Ikosi Isheri LCDA Computer Training Empowerment Program was officially inaugurated on Monday, February 12th, 2024, at the Ikosi Isheri LCDA ICT Centre,Babajide Olusola SanwoOlu Office Complex, Ikosi Isheri Council Secretariat. The event, marked by a palpable sense of excitement and anticipation, aimed to equip members of the community with essential technology skills to thrive in the digital age. The program, featuring an array of courses ranging from Computer Basics to Cyber-Security, Microsoft Excel to Motion Graphics, sought to provide comprehensive training in various facets of information and communication technology. With a focus on practical learning and skill development, participants were poised to gain valuable insights and expertise in fields essential for personal and professional growth. In her opening speech, the Mayoress Princess Samiat Abolanle Bada articulated the vision and mission of the program, emphasizing the importance of technology literacy in today's

The Mayoress Of Ikosi Isheri Lcda Has Successfully Completed The Reconstruction Of Three Blocks Of Classrooms At Ikosi Primary School

  IKOSI ISHERI NEWS UPDATES! Mayoress Princess Samiat Bada's administration has successfully completed the reconstruction of three (3) blocks of classrooms at Ikosi Primary School. This accomplishment highlights the administration's commitment to education and community development under her leadership.  #MayoressLeekansiii My Heart is Where My Community Is

Mayoress of Ikosi Isheri LCDA Inspects All Ongoing Projects in Ikosi Isheri LCDA

In a demonstration of her commitment to effective governance and community development, Mayoress Princess Samiat Abolanle Bada of Ikosi Isheri Local Council Development Area (LCDA) conducted an official inspection of several ongoing projects within the district. This comprehensive inspection provided an opportunity to assess progress, address challenges, and ensure the timely completion of vital infrastructure initiatives. Here's a detailed overview of the projects inspected: 1.Ikosi Isheri LCDA Legislative Building: The inspection commenced at the site of the legislative building, a cornerstone project symbolizing the LCDA's commitment to democratic governance and institutional development. Mayoress Princess Samiat Abolanle Bada emphasized the significance of this structure in providing a conducive environment for legislative activities and public engagement. She expressed satisfaction with the progress made thus far and urged the project team to maintain momentum towards time

Senate Committee Summons CBN Governor Over Economy and Naira's Free Fall

Senate Summons CBN Governor Over State of Economy, Naira  Free Fall  Senator Abiru’s bill on Central Bank of Nigeria Act Amendment Passes First Reading on Tuesday in the Senate The Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance and other Financial Institutions has summoned the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Dr. Olayemi Cardoso. The Committee said Cardoso must appear before it on Tuesday next week to address it on the state of the economy and the free fall of the naira at the foreign exchange market. This summon came a day after a bill for the amendment of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Act, sponsored by Senator Mukhail Adetokunbo Abiru, FCA and the Committee, passed first reading. The Chairman of the Committee, Senator Adetokunbo Abiru (APC Lagos East), announced the summons on Wednesday when his panel held an emergency meeting to address the situation of the nation’s currency which had fallen to about N1, 500 to a US dollar at the parallel market. Speaking with journalists