Lagos State Constituency Stakeholders Meeting usually holds simultaneously at all the 40 constituencies in the state except for Kosofe Constituency II. This is not a different case for the people of Ifako-Ijaiye constituency 01 where Hon. Adewale Temitope Adedeji (JAH) also gave an account of stewardship at the meeting with the good people of Ifako Ijaiye.
Hon. Adewale Temitope speaking in the year 2020 Theme: Post Covid-19 Pandemic: The Challenges and Prospects, he noted that the pandemic has changed several narratives since its outbreak as many livelihoods had gone and several businesses shot down as a result of the pandemic.
He gave a detailed report of several palliatives measures given from his office while commiserating with members of the community who lost properties and their loved ones to the resent tribal clash between the Yorubas and the Hausa in Fagba area.
While speaking at the event, Hon. Adewale said that he has eye marked the sum of 10million naira to serve as immediate relief to the victim of the communal clash.
“The 10million naira is strictly for those that were affected by the communal clash, those who have lost their jobs, their shops and those who are injured”.
We understand that Lagos State contributes largely to our GDPs and this is done through our SMEs. We are looking at ways to continue to empower those who actually leave on daily earnings.
The committee in charge of the disbursement had been inaugurated and I am sure they will do the right thing. This is just the first before the state government comes with a bigger support plan for our people.
He further called on the constituent members to itemize other issues facing the constituency as he declared the event open.
On the flip side, the constituent members further rill out their demands and needs which the legislators promised to present at the floor of the house for possible consideration.
The All Progressive Congress (APC) party chairman, Deacon Banjo Omole also commended the inclusive and goal-driven legislative style of Hon. Adewale which has been of immense benefit to all and sundry in the constituency.
Present at the event is the Executive Chairman of Ifako-Ijaiye, Hon. Toba Oke, the Vice-Charman, Hon. Price Usman Hamzat, Hon. Saka Fafunmi, Hon. Akinwunmi Olaitan, Hon. Babatunde Raj Label (BIQ), the leader of the legislative arm of the council and a host of other special dignitaries were present.