Razaq Yekinni, Lagos
Hon. Adewale Temitope Adedeji (ATA) has described Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu as the leader of all warriors. The Legislative member representing Ifako-Ijaiye constituency 01 in the Lagos State House of Assembly during his 365days account of stewardship broadcast where he speaks about the unprecedented strides of the best leader who has stood the test of time.
Hon. Adewale speaking during an interactive session described Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu as a brilliant creator; visionary extraordinaire.
In short, Asiwaju is a brilliant creator; visionary extraordinaire, these are the words of ATA as he hosted the constituents to dished-out his achievements in the last 365days and seizes the opportunity to educate the populace on the duties, roles and responsibilities of legislators.
Hon. Temitope’s achievements in the last one year cut across all spheres of life, most importantly, the education, infrastructure and Employment need of his constituents got extraordinary attention.
Hon. Temitope Adewale devised the Zoom, Facebook and other social media medium to engage the people of Ifako-Ijaiye.
From the live chat, the following was discovered as part of the achievements of Hon. Adewale Temitope Adedeji (ATA) which the constituents benefited from directly.
50 free GCE forms and months of free tutorial classes for students in the constituency with the first one hundred days in office.
350 free jamb forms, free three-month coaching for students taking external exams. After the exams over 15 students who seek admission into Lagos state university in 2019/2020 academic session were helped through the office of the distinguish LAHA member.
Public schools in the constituency also got a feel of ATA’s fresh breath as he repairs facilities of schools in the constituency. Beneficiaries of this facelift project among others are Ogundimu Primary School, Fagba Grammar School complex (Jnr Sec), Bishop Oluwole complex school (Holy Trinity, All Saints).
Many of the youths in the constituency have also benefited from the dogged spirit of Adewale Temitope as he used his good office to assist those on the merit list secure job at Lagos State Teaching Service and another ministry in the state.
Infrastructural development is also another area that has witnessed an overhaul. ATA facilitated the Dredging of Ogundimu/Ajuwon interstate link bridge Canal Dredging Ifelodun, Aina Ajobo Ifako-Ijaiye, Ajala Bello, Abeokuta Street and Yaya Abatan, Dredging Yaya Abatan, Onijemo/Abiola, Obawole, Londoner & Ogundimu links Canal.
He has also embarked on several levels of palliatives for the constituency members to cushion the effect of COVID-19 pandemic on them. The list is endless.
Being an online live broadcast which gave the participants room for question and answer. One of the constituents seeks to know more about Asiwaju having satisfied with the achievements of the legislator.
In response to the poser, Hon. Adewale Temitope Adedeji (ATA) gave a true and real picture of the personality Jagaban Borgu and shares his experience with the political icon.
“Before I came in contact with him, I was afraid of him. The fear stemmed from my inability to simplify the mystery of his doings and how well a single man could carry so much power, not one he inherited but one he toiled and worked for from the very foot of the ladder, all the way up.
I have known Asiwaju personally for many years but it feels as if I have known him forever”, he said.
“Jagaban Borgu-a Leader of Warriors; an embodiment of Wisdom, Power and Perfection. Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu is a man who has served unconditionally- deserving of all accolades in the books and the ones yet untold”, Hon. Adewale Temitope hails Asiwaju.
He went further to speak on Asiwaju’s nose for details and talents. He also drove the public into Asiwaju prowess to identify talented youths and how he also empowered them to actualize their dreams.
“In short Asiwaju is a brilliant creator; visionary extraordinaire. He is a man champions seek his prowess, a leader who everyone follows in his footsteps. A Grand Master in harnessing the potentials of the youths even when all they have is a dream. He is just like a father to me”, ATA said.
On the secret closet of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the Jagaban Borgu of the universe which is hidden to several people is his ability to look within and tap on the available resources even at a very difficult time in the state to bring about development for the people irrespective of the conditions.
“One of the few things the world may have forgotten about Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu is this one, out of his many successes was his ability to galvanize the Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) of Lagos State from less than a billion naira in 1999 to more than N20billion, thus making the State one of the few that can survive without Federal Government Allocations. Only a few Nigerians know this fact” Hon. Adewale Temitope said.