The Sole Administrator of Ijede Local Council Development Area, Hon. Emmanuel Aguda on Thursday 25th May 2017, held a town hall meeting in commemoration of Lagos @ 50 celebration with citizens, residence and stakeholders of the LCDA at the council secretariat where he reeled out his account of stewardship and announced the creation of Security Trust Fund for the protection of lives and properties of the good people of Ijede and environs.
He also seized the opportunity to appreciate the efforts of the Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode for all the developmental projects ongoing and completed by Ambode’s administration most especially the recently launched Lagos State Neighborhood Safety Corps that will protect all Lagos communities hand in hand with the Nigeria Police Force and other security operatives.
Hon. Aguda said, “We shall create an endowment which all its benefits shall be used to fund logistics for all legitimate security operatives in our communities so as to augment the efforts of the State Government towards our security. We will not only fund this endowment but also source for funds from other avenues to achieve this”.
The people and residence of Ijede LCDA and his environs appreciated the council boss for the unprecedented endowment which will not only reduce the crime rate in the community but put an end to insecurity in the state.