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Lagos council boss dole out free books, writing materials to schools


The Executive Chairman of Ojokoro Local Council Development Area, Hon. Hammed Idowu Daniel Tijani (HID) on Thursday 14th September, 2017 gave out free exercise books and other writing materials to the pupil of public primary schools  in LCDA to facilitate learning and complement the efforts of the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode in ensuring Lagos pupils and students gets qualitative education.


The Executive Chairman, Hon. Hammed Idowu D. Tijani giving his address


The event was graced by dignitaries, community leaders, party faithful and executives, religious leaders, students, parents, teachers and more at Agbado-Ijaiye Primary school in Salolo area of Ojokoro where the project was flagged-off.


The Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Dr. Idiat Oluranti Adebule speaking through her representative Dr. Yinka Alayande appreciated Lagosians for the patience and believes in the administration of the Governor of the state, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode and assured the people of continuous development.


The Special Adviser to the Governor on Commerce, Hon. Benjamin Adeyemi Olabinjo told GOVTOROS that, the state government had spent billions of naira to renovate and build new blocks of classroom and provision of facilities for effective learning while the students were on break. He stated further, “what is happening today is a step in the right direction because the chairman (HID) is complementing the efforts of His Excellency and I am happy with that”.

Hon. Benjami Adeyemi Olabinjo speaking at the event


The council boss, Hon. HID Tijani said this is a way of fulfilling part of our electioneering promises because we promised qualitative education and it is not going to end here. “Our educational projects and programmes is not just donation of books and writing materials, we have already and are still meeting with several agencies and NGOs for partnership so as to do more for our wards and we are already getting positive fillers”, he said.


Hon. Akiwunmi Nurudeen Olaitan advised the students to make judicious use of the materials given to them and urged parent to wake up to their responsibilities in child upbringing and parenting.


Cross section of students at Agbado Ijaiye Primary School during the presentation


The Leader of Ojokoro Legislative Arms, Hon. Abdulazziz Osho speaking with GOVTORS said, “this is just a tip of the iceberg in areas of development which the good people of Ojokoro will enjoy under the present administration led by Hon. Hammed Idowu D. Tijani (HID) because several resolutions has been passed by the Honorable members of the house for the comfortability of our people, and I want to assure you that quite a number of them will also be implemented in due time”. Other members of the council legislative arms present include Hon. Adeniji Segun, Hon. Femi Oke, Hon. Olootu Emmanuel, Hon. Adeyoola , Hon. Dauda Morufand Hon. Tunde Oyekunle.

Members, Ojokoro Legislative Council
R-L: Hon. Femi Oke, Hon. Abdulazziz Osho, Hon. Dauda Moruf, Hon. Adeniji Segun, Hon. Adeyoola, Hon. Tunde Oyekunle and Hon. Olootu Emmanuel




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