Tuesday, 18th of July, 2017, the Constituency Office of Hon Babajimi Benson, MHR witnessed the large turn out of all the APC's Candidates in the forth-coming Local Government Election alongside the Party faithfuls.
The special occasion began with the opening prayer by Alimi Nurudeen from Ward C3, Igbogbo and followed by the introduction of all the APC Candidates in Ikorodu division in the forth-coming local government election. All the Division's Coordinators of iCARE Team were not left behind.
The astute and erudite federal lawmaker who works hard in silence and allow his success to make noise, Hon. Babajimi Benson, MHR, gladly congratulated all the Candidates for their gallant victory. He did not hesitate to refer to the statement of Raji Fashola who said "Reward for hard work is work more".
JB therefore enjoined them all to be tactical and proactive in their campaign so as to emerge victorious and surpass their previous records.
Moreover, Babajimi Benson acquainted the Candidates immediately of the support he had made available for each Candidate to accelerate their campaign and aggressive mobilisation. He further enjoined the Candidates to make reconciliation with their contenders within the Party to enable them galvanize more votes for total victory through the aggrieved.
Nevertheless, the articulate legislator assured them all of sustainable Seminar and empowerment initiative for all which will commence soon. "I welcome creative ideas from all of you to advance the course of progress of Ikorodu Division", he added.
The event witnessed some valid contributions from the different LCDAs and it was decided that campaign should commence at Olusesan Daini's LCDA.
While preparation was on-going for the Campaign rally of Olusesan Daini, the Publisher of the leading Media Print in Ikorodu division, Mr Shakiru Seidu briefly engaged Hon Babajimi Benson in an interview session. The erudite Lawmaker emphasized the great work of Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode in Lagos State, which he said he was really proud of because the good work of the Governor are vivid and sacrosanct.
However, when he was questioned about the constitutional review, Hon. Babajimi said, "We had a retreat and on it for days and a lot of aspects were touched, that will encourage a restructured Nigeria. We drafted bill on reducing the exclusive list, adding more stuffs into the con-current, issues that can make State a proper federalism were introduced into the exclusive list", he explained.
"I was also the with the Majority Leader, Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon Sanai Agunbiade who made me very proud for rigorously fighting for the State and that made me to observe the reason people address him as authority", he added.
JB was equally quizzed by Igbogbo/Bayeku Info Magazine on the ecological fund, the Lawmaker was very affirmative that Lagos State will definitely from it considering the recent flood endemic in some parts of Lagos that has sacked so many people from their houses.
Hon Babajimi Benson said "Lagos State will gain from the N1.6 billion windfall as a result of our combined efforts of the Representatives of Lagos State on the floor".
Shortly after the interview session, Hon. Babajimi Benson and his team joined the campaign rally of Olusesan Daini being his own Local Government.
The Publisher, Igbogbo/Baiyeku Info Magazine.
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