All roads led to Igbogbo/Baiyeku Chamber Hall, inside the Council premises, on Thursday, 29th of December, 2016, when the LCDA, under the leadership of the Sole Administrator, Chief Mrs Bolanle Basorun, had its Fisca Planning for the year 2017, which engaged the Stakeholders in Igbogbo/Bayeku LCDA to share views together on how to move the Council forward.
The Programme Started with opening prayer from the Chief Imam General, Igbogbo/Bayeku LCDA, Sheik Dhikirulahi Andu Tanimose, followed by the National Anthem after which the Community Leaders were called to the high table.
The Sole Administrator, Igbogbo/Bayeku LCDA, Chief Mrs Bolanle Basorun, addressed the audience on their excellent performance on the Y2016 Budget and what they have in stock for the Y2017 Budget. She gave God all the Glory for His support till now and also thanked the action Governor of Lagos State, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode for his fairness to Igbogbo in the Y2017 Budget, through the inclusion of Ipakodo/Igbogbo road, Bola Ahmed Tinubu way and Igbe road Igbogbo.
"Taking a look at the performance of the current year's budget with respect to the prevailing economic recession in the country, it can be fairly stated that the LCDA has not done badly, the LCDA accomplished a number of people-oriented and life-impacting projects and program, some of these had been completed and delivered while a few others are nearing completion", the Sole Administrator stated.
Chief Mrs Bolanle Basorun therefore lobbied for the collective responsibility of various individuals to move Igbogbo/Bayeku LCDA forward. She confirmed that five roads had been submitted to the State government for rehabilitation which two of them would be picked, the roads include: Ajose Street, Ibeshe, Oliwo Amoju/Olayinka street Igbogbo, Oba Ijaolu street Elepe, Offin/Oreta road, and Olatufewa/Church street Igbogbo.
According to Council Y2017 budget, she assured that her administration is poised to sustaining and improving development in the areas of construction & rehabilitation of roads, education, health, environment service, skill acquisition & empowerment, Youth engagement and effective service delivery as their priority.
Mr Oladejo Tajudeen, gave more analysis of the budget before the audience were engaged with series of views on how to move the Council forward.
Brilliant submission from Barr. Adeboye Dankuwo, Chief Imam Baiyeku and Elepe Central mosques, Alhaji Sulaimon Babatunde, Rev Akin Abiodun, Adewale Bolowotan, Imam Sheriff Andu and Alh Abubakri Jelili, according to them, they appeal for good governance and implored the Council to improve more on inner roads, to do something urgent on the Methodist primary school Elepe and also caution the ungodly attitude of the Police Officers in Igbogbo/Bayeku LCDA. Justice was done to all the questions from the audience by the Head of Admin, Igbogbo/Bayeku LCDA, Mr Kunle Bakare and later crowned by the Sole Administrator.
The Event was witnessed by eminent guests as well as stakeholders of the community including HRM Oba Semiudeen Orimadegun Kasali, who was ably represented by Omogorushen of Igbogbo, Chief Yaya Agoro and other Adeboruwa Palace Chiefs, former SSG Lagos State, Asiwaju Olorunfunmi Basorun, Chief Olatunji Bakare, Chief Adenrele Olowu, the DPO Ipakodo Police Station, Mr Adigun Salami, ASP Olatunde Awode, represented the DPO Igbogbo, Barr. Dankuwo Adeboye, Daini Olusesan, Muslim and Christian leaders, CDAs, Groups, among others
The vote of thanks was rendered by the Head of Admin, Igbogbo/Bayeku LCDA, Mr Kunle Bakare and Christian prayer was observed.
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