The football pitch of the Lagos State University of Science and Technology (LASUSTECH) played host to the Ikorodu division pre-inauguration novelty match as part of activities to commemorate the second term of “Mr Sellable” Governor Babajide Olusola Sanwoolu as Governor of Lagos State.
The well-attended sport event had the former deputy Governor of Lagos state, Prince Abiodun Ogunleye, Executive Chairmen of Ikorodu North, Builder Deola Banjo, Igbogbo-Baiyeku, Builder Sesan Daini, Imota LCDA, Prince Wasiu Agoro, State Deputy Chairman, NUT Comrade Badejo Ademuwagun, Permanent Secretary, OSAE, Mr Waheed Kasali and other notable personalities present to enjoy good football between the National Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) and Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT).
The game after 90 minutes ended 1-1 which led to a penalty shoot-out which had NULGE defeat NUT 3-2 to emerge victorious.
Builder Sesan Daini while presenting medals to NUT admonished that the novelty match was designed to create an atmosphere of friendliness among the various arm of government and more importantly a pre-inauguration event to commemorate the second coming of the hardworking Governor Babajide Sanwoolu as the Governor of Lagos State.
Prince Abiodun Ogunleye presented the victory cup to NULGE after which various songs of comradeship rented the air.
There was music, small chops and drinks to keep the atmosphere calm and friendly as both teams sang to cheer on their team during the novelty match.
Hon. Gbolahan Adetokunbo Ogunleye the APC candidate for the seat of Ikorodu constituency 1 at the Lagos State House of Assembly flag off his campaign on Monday, 13th of February at the ita elewa open field in Ikorodu.
The All Progressives Congress APC Local Organising Committee put together the well organized official flag off for Hon. Gbolahan Ogunleye Ikorodu constituency for Lagos State House of Assembly 1, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu for President, Babajide Sanwo-Olu for Governor, Tokunbo Abiru for Senate, Babajimi Benson for House of Representatives, and Aro Moshood Abiodun for Lagos State House of Assembly Ikorodu Constituency 2.
Prince Abiodun Ogunleye, members of the prestigious Governance Advisory Council, GAC, Otunba Bushura Alebiosu, Asiwaju Reuben Olorunfunmi Basorun, Senator Adeseye Ogunlewe and Rt Hon Adeyemi Ikuforiji urge the residents to vote for all the APC candidates in the forthcoming election.
At the rally, Senator Abiru appealed to the people to support and give a record highest number of votes for the Presidential Candidate of APC Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu/Senator Kashim Shettima, Governor Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu and his deputy, Dr Obafemi Kadri Hamzat, for humble self, Rep. Babajimi Benson and all candidates of the APC.
Senator Tokunbo Abiru admonished APC flag bearer for Ikorodu Constituency 1, to sustain the tradition of impressive governance that has become the hallmark of the APC.
Rep. Babajimi Benson Member House of Representatives, Ikorodu federal constituency appealed to the residents of Ikorodu Federal Constituency to vote massively for the APC presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu and other candidates at the Senate, House of Representatives and Lagos State House of Assembly Constituency I and II.
Ashipa Kaoli Olusanya implore the people of Ikorodu federal constituency to vote all APC candidates at all levels “The future of our country are in safe hands of the leadership of All Progressives Congress, kindly come out en mass to vote for Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Senator Abiru, and Jimi Benson on the 25th of February while you should also do the same on the 11th of March to Re-elect the Executive Governor of Lagos state Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Gbolahan Ogunleye for Constituency 1, and Aro Moshood Abiodun for Ikorodu constituency 2.”
Prominents leaders at the rally include the Majority Leader, Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon Sanai Bolanle Agunbiade, Lagos State House of Assembly member, Hon Nurudeen Solaja, former APC Lagos East Vice-Chairman, Asipa Kaoli Olusanya, Prince Jamiu Adio Saka, Alhaji Lawal Animashaun(De-Cubano), Prince Amid Adekunle Oduborisa, Aro Moshood Abiodun(AMA), the APC Lagos State House of Assembly Candidate (Ikorodu Constituency 2), Dr Saheed Oladapo Ibikunle, Hon Adebimpe Akinsola.
Council Chairmen in Ikorodu Division: Hon. Wasiu Adesina (Ikorodu LG Chairman), Bldr. Olusesan Daini (Chairman, Igbogbo Baiyeku LCDA), Prince Wasiu Agoro (Chairman, Imota LCDA), Bldr Adeola Adebisi Banjo (Ikorodu North LCDA Chairman), Hon. Sulaimon Olarewaju (Chairman, Ikorodu West LCDA), and Hon. Motunrayo Gbadebo-Alogba (Chairman, Ijede LCDA).
The Secretary of the Lagos State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, Hon. Sunmi Lanre Odesanya, has felicitated with a chieftain of the party and member of the state Governors Advisory Committee (GAC), Prince Abiodun Ogunleye on the occasion of his birthday.
In glowing terms, the former member of the Lagos State House of Assembly, said the achievements of Prince Ogunleye speaks for themselves, especially in the area of human capital development across the broad spectrum of Lagos political space.
The Lagos APC scribe described the former deputy governor as a leader and an illustrious son of Ikorodu, a thoroughbred administrator, and political strategist.
Hon. Sunmi extolled Prince Ogunleye’s immense contributions to the advancement and development of state and the APC.
He described the former DG as a huge political and intellectual asset to the progressives and Lagos State, adding that the party is proud of his sterling achievements in public service, and party administration.
According to him,” Prince Ogunleye is my leader and father. An illustrious Ikorodu son. He left an indelible footprints of performance and excellence while he served as the deputy governor of the state. He displayed the same capacity and excellence as a member of the GAC.
He congratulated him, wishing him many more years in the land of the living saying, his efforts at putting smiles in the faces of many who come across him is a testament to the special grace he enjoys from God.
“Prince Ogunleye is living his life in a manner that is a blessing to all who come across him. His impactful life to humanity is legendary and worthy of emulation by younger generation.”
“The good people of Ikorodu are thankful to God for blessing us with a leader like you. We owe you our prayers at this auspicious occasion of your birthday. Wishing you a glorious long life of excellence and prosperity.
“Sir, on this milestone, I join your family, associates and well wishers to sincerely pray that God grants you your heart desires and give you good health and vitality as you age gracefully,” he prayed.
Rep Babajimi Benson Member House of Representatives, Ikorodu federal Constituency felicitates with Prince Abiodun Ogunleye on his Birthday.
“I heartily rejoice with my leader, father, GAC member and former Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Prince Abiodun Ogunleye on the occasion of his 82nd birthday.”
“The Bible says with age comes wisdom and length of days understanding.”
‘I thank God for your eventful and fruitful years on earth as you have used your experience and sagacity to foster development since the days of yore and unified political actors and stakeholders in Lagos and Ikorodu Division.”
“May the good Lord continue to grant you sound health in prosperity.”
Senator Tokunbo Abiru Celebrates His Excellency, Prince Abiodun Ogunleye At 82
On behalf of my family and the entire good people of the Lagos East Senatorial District, I heartily congratulate former deputy governor of Lagos State, His Excellency, Prince Abiodun Ogunleye on the occasion of his 82nd birthday.
Excellency Sir, we are proud of the outstanding leadership you are providing as the apex leader in Ikorodu Division and also as a distinguished member of the prestigious Governance Advisory Council, GAC.
As an accomplished technocrat who rose to the top of the accounting profession as a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountant of Nigeria(ICAN), you belong to an esteemed class of professionals who brought refinement and excellence to politics and by extension public service.
From the days of the Unity of Party of Nigeria (UPN), you have been consistent with your political ideologies as a dyed-in-the-wool progressive. Your outstanding legacies in politics and public service endure till date.
Sir, I would like to use this special occasion to express my deepest appreciation for your unflinching support since I took up this sacred assignment as the Senator representing Lagos East Senatorial District.
We thank Almighty God for the good life you are living and pray that you continue to wax stronger in good health and sound mind as you age gracefully.