The Executive Council Chairman of Ikeja Local Government, Dr. (Engr.) Mojeed Alabi Balogun has presented the year 2021 proposed Budget to Legislative Council of the Local Government. The Budget tagged; ”Budget of Rekindled Hope” is expected to restore hope and succour to the people of Ikeja after passing through the challenges of the first phase of COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.
According to the Council Chairman, the Budget is expected to deliver a healthy Sustainable Development; socially, economically, and politically for the people of Ikeja.
The Council Chairman has urged the Leader of the House, and his Honourable colleagues to speed up their own part of the Budget process to ensure citizens continue to enjoy dividends of democracy.
“The Ikeja All Progressives Congress (APC) will continue to ensure the party’s mandate is delivered through my administration”, Dr Mojeed Alabi Balogun posited.
Speaking at the presentation ceremony, the Leader of the council, Hon. Adebowale Adetoro appreciates the presence of all the stakeholders.
”The year 2021 Budget is aimed at rekindling the hope of Ikeja people after experiencing the turbulent year 2020 due to COVID-19 pandemic. I also use this medium to seek the cooperation of stakeholders in ensuring Ikeja Local Government boosts her revenue generation, and also achieve better performance of the year 2021 Budget” – Hon. Adetoro Adebowale said.
The Budget presentation was attended by the Vice-Chairman, Hon. Musbau Yomi Mayungbe, Council-Manager, Mrs Mosunmola Otaiku-Okoka, Secretary to the LG, Comrade Akeem Olalekan Dauda, Head of Accounts, Otunba Muyiwa Onakoya. Also, notable members of the Management team and Executive Cabinet members were in attendance.