LGA Chair Fulfills Campaign Prommise

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The Chairman of Ikorodu Local Government, Mr. Wasiu Adesina, has presented bursaries to 100 students of Ikorodu extraction in fulfillment of his campaign promises.

He said one of his campaign promises was to assist students in higher institutions to overcome their financial challenges. Adesina said: “It is not easy for parents alone to train their children in higher institutions these days. The financial crunch is overwhelming.

Governments at all levels need to mitigate the burden through scholarships, bursary awards and others means. You can attest to the fact that our administration has given bursaries every year to students in higher institutions without failing.

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Let me take this opportunity to appeal to students of Ikorodu extraction to be good ambassadors wherever they may find themselves now or in future.”

He said a committee was constituted to determine the beneficiaries of the awards, with a mandate to be fair and thorough.

This, he said, included being a student in institution of higher learning and of Ikorodu extraction. Mrs. Olufunmilayo Bashorun, the All Progressives Congress (APC) women leader, appealed to the recipients to make use of the money. Present at the event were the Vice Chairman, Princess Folashade Olabanji-Oba, Alhaji Waheed Owokorodu, Iya-Oja General of Ikorodu Local Government, Alhaja Taofikat Allison, the Grand Chief Imam of Ikorodu Division, Alhaji Shefudeen Olowooribi, APC leaders Alhaji Folorunsho Lamidi, Alhaji Musliu Sulaimon, Alhaji Enifeni Badru, Deputy Leader Adebowale Sulaimon, supervisors for WAPA Adebukonla Adefolayiga, Yussuf Lawal, Musbau Rotinwa, Secretary to the Local Government Lateef Afinnih, among others.

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