Mixed reaction trails PDP South West Congress

 Former Special Assistant to former President Obasanjo on Media and Publicity Doyin Okupe has said that no real winners will emerge from the People’s Democratic Party’s Congress holding tomorrow. Okupe also expressed fears that it will create a permanent schism in the South West PDP which may seriously affect the future of the party adversely in the zone in the nearest future. “In tomorrow’s congress there will be no real winners and the outcome of tomorrow’s congress will cause a permanent schism in the SW PDP which may seriously affect…

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LASIEC Restates Commitment to Credible Elections

Justice Ayotunde Phillips, the Chairman of the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC), has reiterated its commitment to the conduct of credible, free and fair elections in the State, stressing that it is an impartial election management body consciously putting in place all the required machinery to achieve orderly elections. He made this disclosure at a three-day pre-election retreat organised for staffers at Ikeja, and promised that the Commission will continue to build and sustain its integrity as an impartial body recognised for excellence in electoral administration and the sustenance…

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Arewa’s must have a seat in Ajeromi/Ifelodun- Ibrahim Tanko

Let’s meet you My name is Ibrahim Tanko, the BOT Chairman of Arewa Community Forum in Ajeromi/ Ifelodun local government. For years, the Arewa’s have been following this politics and anytime they ask for our support, we always make our people available and we never care whether they give our people anything. However, we have often emphasized on things that will foster peaceful co-habitation amongst the different ethnics in Ajeromi /Ifelodun. See our neighbors at Marine Beach and Apapa; they all have more than three Councilors of Northern extraction in…

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LIRS gives employers of labor January 31 deadline

 Employers of labor in Lagos State have been given up till theJanuary31, 2021, to file their company’s annual return to avoidpenalties.  According to the Lagos State Internal Revenue Services,this is in line with  the  Personal  Income  Tax  Act  (PITA)  Cap  P8 LFN  2011  (as  amended). LIRS in a statement released, urged allemployers to file their company’s annual tax returns on or before the31st January deadline.  The  Agency’s  eTax  platform,  launched  in  October,  2019  givestaxpayers  the  opportunity  to  comply  with  all  COVID -19protocols,  by  filing  their  tax  returns   from the comfort oftheir…

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Dr Wilson Diriwari congratulates Ajerom/Ifelodun people

United Kingdom Nigerian based lawyer and Ajeromi /Ifelodun Federal Constituency Representative Hopeful, Dr. Wilson Oladipupo Diriwari has felicitated with the people of Ajeromi/Ifelodun Federal Constituency on the celebration of the Christmas festival, while wishing them a fruitful 2021 ahead, especially the PDP faithful. The politician said the essence of the Boxing Day is the day masters give boxes of gifts to their servants to share to the poor, while they use the opportunity to rest. The philanthropist called for sober reflection as the situation of the country shows that all…

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PDP suspends Owolabi Lukmon

As the crisis in PDP Ajeromi/Ifelodun continues to fester, the Ward Jexecutives, have suspended indefinitely the party’s LGA Ex-officio,Owolabi Lukmon.  The letter of suspension made available to Inside  Ajeromi/Ifelodun News and signed by the Ward J chairman, M.W Dawodu and Secretary, Lateef Rafiu accused  Owolabi of anti –party activities as hewas alleged to have formed a parallel executive which is against theparty’s constitution and other undisciplined attitudes. The LGA executives decried that several efforts at correcting Owolabi of his misdemeanors several years ago were fruitless as he refuses to take…

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Caucuses cannot bar independent aspirants – Sunday Ayodele

An All Progressive Congress Party Chieftain, a former Apex leader and a member of the G10 in Ifelodun Local Council Development Area, Hon Sunday Ayodele, says the ruling party has no right to stop any aspirant chosen by the different caucuses in the party from contesting in the Party primaries except the persons concerned did not meet up with the party’s requirements. He said whatever arrangement the caucuses had cannot be overturned by the party executives because it is an internal affair within the caucus. He explains more, ‘’ we…

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No hope for PDP in Ajeromi – Chief Anayochukwu Emeanua

Chief Barister Anayo is a titled Igbo Chief,a leader of the Igbos and a former CouncilorIntroduce yourself, or have you added more to your titlesI know that I am Barrister Anayochukwu Emeayo . I am a Chief, withthree different titles: Ochendo, Ebubedike and Ogbuefi. It remains thesame; I don’t want to add any other one. I am a Justice of Peacebecause I have gone to Jerusalem.Throw more light on the titles, sirOchendo – my people saw that in their own assessment, I have supportedthe downtrodden and the helpless enormously. That…

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COVID -19 battles not over yet, Alhaji Abdul-Azeez Olajide warns

Alhaji Abdul-Azeez Olajide Adediran, the Visioner of the Lagos Socio-Political group, Team Jandor has warned that the fight against the Coronavirus is yet to be won and cautioned that people should continue to keep to safety measures. In his message to Lagossians on the resumption of activities after the curfew, he warned,” we can only defeat the virus by continuously keeping to the safety measures since the fight  is yet to be won”. He also urged the members of TEAM JANDOR in UK, America, Dubai and other countries across the…

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IFELODUN POLITICIANS GRUMBLE OVER #ENDSARS LEVY

There is a strong  feeling of grumbling in Ifelodun LCDA among the political class over what some people described as extortion by the Council Chairman Hon Fatai Ajidagba and angst among the residents following the monumental  destruction that happened during the #ENDSARS protest. The Chairman was said to have recently called an emergency meeting of all the stakeholders including National Union of Road Transport members, APC party top members and their Apex leadership and Chairmanship aspirants in the area last Saturday. At the meeting, Ajidagba was said to have briefed…

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