Matches up to intentions, Ikorodu local government council boss, Hon Wasiu Adesina sets off his 100 days in office precedents at the council’s secretariat in a joyous mood, extending his kind gestures to staff.
A vigorous huddling saw valuable characters, stakeholders and deployed personnel certifying to progressive works of the chairman whose return has been judged a commitment fulfilling administration by attendees on the 8th of November 2021.
Geared towards improving the standard of personnel performance, the flag-off ceremony also occurred simultaneously with the send forth of additional management team in the secretariat
Speaking in utmost excitement prior to the gift presentation, the chairman States, “You will recall that you all trooped out in numbers, defying the scorching sun and against all odds to cast your votes during the Local Government elections held on 24 of July 2021. We once again appreciate your patriotic gestures. On the inference of office on 26″ of July 202l and exactly at the handing over ceremony, we reiterated our unwavering determination to implement every detail of our programs to deliver on our campaign promises. This exhibited how competent we are towards bringing huge strides of achievement across all sectors and grassroots Communities in Ikorodu Local Government”
“For this 100 days in office, our administration chooses to focus on projects like empowerment, sports development, Local Government activities, entrepreneurial and Structural review of the Local Government activities, embarking on a sizeable volume of business support initiatives while cloaking on roads and school rehabilitation with the preliminary fixing of our health services basic needs”
“Civil servant are the bedrock of any country administration and as such need to be catered for, it is a well known fact that i always acknowledge
my work force, and i appreciate the NULGE of Ikorodu Local Government, if not for their support my administration will not have achieved so much. I appreciate the NULGE chairman Mrs Adenike Mabodu and all the NULGE executives for their support towards this administration. We will do everything within our power to make the teaming staff happy”
“Over 40 years without touching, the secretariat is finally wearing a new look. I have conveniently provided drinkable water in the secretariat, for over 40 years there was no drinkable water within the council. The local government in its bid to improve the lives of staff furloughs 300,000 (three hundred thousand) naira every month for the staff welfare. This is a gesture that will take care of staff needs within the local government”
“There is no way I can write my life history without adding and applauding Mr Kunle Dipe (Council manager), Mrs Oliyide Feyi Priscillia (Council engineer), Mr Ojikutu Olamide (Council treasurer), Mrs Unneaye Rosemary (Head of the information unit), Mr Banire Olaolu (Head of the procurement unit), Mrs Sherifat Anifowose (Head of education), Mr Lawal Rafiu Abdul (Head of human resources) among many others”
“If not for the routine nature of the local government service commission, I would not allow them to be posted out of Ikorodu. They have served diligently and they are among officers that can be trusted. I welcome all our new staff to Ikorodu local government most especially the new council-manager Engr Martins Odupitan and the new council treasurer Mr Alli Balogun. I have seen the traces of good behaviour in them already” Hon Wasiu Adesina added
Hon. Abiodun Orekoya, Commissioner representing Ikorodu LG at the Lagos State Government Service Commission (LGSC) largely lauded Hon. Wasiu Adesina for making first in Lagos State on yet another feat by appreciating the Management Staff of the Council, wielding a send forth ceremony and gifting not just the celebrants but the entire Members of Staff office with Tables and Chairs after renovating the entire Council Secretariat for the first time in over 40yrs of existence.
Hon Orekoya added “Hon. Wasiu Adesina has successfully achieved yet another feat, established on his relentless efforts, diligence, integrity, credibility and posterity. He has been exceptional in his Leadership and we are grateful for having him as the Chairman of Ikorodu Local Government.”
Dignitaries at the event were; APC Leaders (Ikorodu LG), Vice Chairman (Ikorodu LG) Hon. Princess Folashade Oba, the CM- Engr. Martins Odupitan, All Concillors led by leader of the house, Hon. Adebowale Adebola, the CT Mr. Alli-Balogun, all Hods/Hous, Hon. Afinni, all Advisory council members, NULGE Excos and all Ikorodu esteemed Staff, PA’s, Wadesh Babes etc.