In the usual way of giving back to his constituents Rep. Babajimi Benson the Chairman House Committee on Defense through his iCare Foundation gives out over 500 food items known as ‘APO ANU’ to constituents in Ikorodu federal constituency, for the May edition of the Program which took place in the Constituency office of Rep Babajimi Benson, yesterday 13th of May.

iCare foundation buys grocery food items and redistributes in bags called AAPO AANU or MERCY BAGS for needy, physically challenged and widows within Ikorodu Federal Constituency.

Members of the public are also given the opportunity to nominate someone within Ikorodu Division that is in need, who is either Elderly, Widow or Physically Challenged for the monthly food ration.

The iCare Foundation of Rep. Babajimi Benson is a non-profit organization that focuses on the improvement of the quality of life of every resident of Ikorodu Federal Constituency.

The beneficiaries extend their appreciation to the initiator Rep. Babajimi Benson for his kind gesture towards them and shower prayers on him.

Hon. Toyin Gafaar DG Lagos State Sport Commission, Hon. Ogunmuyiwa former Chairman Igbogbo-Baiyeku LCDA, Hon. Nureini Okedina-Maja Vice Chairman Igbogbo-Baiyeku LCDA, Hon. Ameen Apanishile Vice Chairman Ikorodu North LCDA, former Vice Chairman Igbogbo-Baiyeku LCDA, Pastor Adelakun CDC Chairman Igbogbo-Baiyeku LCDA among other dignitaries were present which they also helped in the presentation of the Aapo Anu bags.

Senator Tokunbo Abiru Rejoices With Hon. Babajimi Benson At 51 ~Ajasa-Info


The Chairman, Senate Committee on Industries and the Senator representing Lagos East Senatorial District, Mukhail Adetokunbo Abiru, FCA , has congratulated member of the House of Representatives representing Ikorodu Federal Constituency, Hon Babajimi Benson on his 51st birthday.

Senator Abiru, in a statement issued by his media aide, Mr. Enitan Olukotun, described the legislator as a dedicated representative , who has been  impacting the lives of constituents since he got into office. 

The #DoingGood Senator specifically referenced people-oriented initiatives like Apo Anu (Food bank for the needy), and other laudable projects and programmes under the auspices of iCare Foundation.

The statement read, “On behalf of my family, and the great people of Lagos East Senatorial District, I congratulate my dear brother,Hon Babajimi  Adegoke Benson, member of the House of Representatives representing Ikorodu Federal Constituency, on his 51st birthday.

“ I celebrate your accomplishments both at the National assembly, and at home in Ikorodu. You have continued to demonstrate great capacity in the discharge of your mandate. We are proud of you!

“My dear brother, on this auspicious occasion,  I join your family, friends, political associates and well-wishes in wishing you a happy birthday. I pray that Almighty God grants you good health as you age gracefully”.



Rep. Babajimi Benson member House of Representatives, Ikorodu federal constituency took the gospel of Babajide Sanwo-Olu to the Redeem Christian Church of God RCCG, The Overcomers’ Place – Region 26 Headquarter in Ikorodu, yesterday 5th of March.

He addressed members of the church, he appreciate them for their support in the Presidential election saying that Ikorodu had the highest vote for APC in the whole of Lagos State.

He said, “I bring greetings from the Governor and from the Ikorodu federal constituency, we say a big thank you for last week election because Ikorodu had the highest vote for APC in the presidential election. The Governor sent us to say a big thank you and to seek for more assistance in the coming Governorship and House of Assembly Election also to seek your blessings.”

“I can see they are some POP project that the church needs myself, the Chairman of Igbogbo-Baiyeku LCDA and the General Manager of Public Works will work together to get it done”, he said.

Pastor Dele Olowookere the Head Pastor of the Church said, “On behalf of the Redeem Christian church of God the Overcomers’ place, we are not the only church but the Governor had us in mind to come and visit us, we say a big thank you, the church has members of different political parties, but we know that the Governor has done well for the past four years and what he has done is very visible.”

“And if someone does really well, he should be allowed to participate again. We want to assure you that we will be praying for him that God will support him fervently. We want to also tell you that some of our members are also part of this party as well and they will help in doing some of the grassroots work.”

Rep. Babajimi Benson however honored the men of God and the church by kneeling down to receive their blessings.

Builder Deola Banjo Congratulates Senator Abiru, Rep. Babajimi Benson ~Ajasa-Info


Builder Deola Banjo Congratulate Distinguished Senator Adetokunbo Abiru “This is to congratulate my Senator that is doing good in 16 LGAs simultaneously in Ikorodu East senatorial district.”

“In less than two years, you have displayed capacity and uncommon love for the people. I have noticed that as a cerebral man and a former MD of a bank, you cut your teeth in human capital development, empowerment, infrastructural development and legislation which is your primary responsibility. There is no doubt you have done very well and your footprints in these regards are indelible.”

“That Lagos East have spoken and found you worthy of our votes once again is largely due to your performance in the past two years which you have been adjudged to make the most of.”

“Congratulations once again Sir. The good people of Ikorodu North wish you a successful tenure.”

In the same vein Executive Chairman of Ikorodu North LCDA Builder Deola Banjo Congratulate Rep. Babajimi Benson on his electoral victory for his third term re-election bid.

“That you came out victorious is certainly not surprising as you have performed exceedingly well to deserve your electoral victory. You have over the years set the pace and shown the way how things are better done. The entire division is unanimous in their trust in you and we are sure you will not let us down at any time.”

“I, Builder Deola Banjo, Executive Chairman, Ikorodu North LCDA on behalf of my Executives, legislative arm, management, staff and the entire good people of Ikorodu North congratulate you on this landmark victory of yours.”

“We wish you well in your journey of life and we want you to know that Ikorodu North LCDA stands solidly with you.”

Builder Deola Banjo
Executive Chairman
Ikorodu North LCDA



Independent National Electoral Commission Ikorodu office, has declared Rep. Babajimi Benson the winner of the Ikorodu Federal House of Representatives Seat having scored the highest vote at the just concluded election which took place yesterday across Ikorodu federal constituency.

Earlier this afternoon, the collation officer Professor Victor Ariole announced Babajimi Benson as the winner of the House of Representatives seat in Ikorodu federal constituency having polled the highest votes with the total number of 60,890 while his closest rival Shittu of PDP scored the total number 15,966.Rep. Babajimi Benson reacting to his victory at the just concluded poll he said “I feel great, I give all thanks to God, I thank my family, my darling wife, I thank the leadership of the party, I thank Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu for giving me this golden opportunity, introducing me to politics, it is a very very good thing for Ikorodu federal constituency for giving me this overwhelming mandate again.”

Rep. Babajimi Benson reacting to his victory at the just concluded poll said “I feel great, I give all thanks to God, I thank my family, my darling wife, I thank the leadership of the party, I thank Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu for giving me this golden opportunity, introducing me to politics, it is a very very good thing for Ikorodu federal constituency for giving me this overwhelming mandate again.”

“The traditional institution stood by me, the journalists also did, the average person on the street, the victory is overwhelming, the affection, I have never seen anything like it,so I am extremely happy, very grateful and emotionally for the ringing endorsement, if you look all around Lagos, Ikorodu have done exceedingly well, I givr thanks to every one for acknowledging our modest efforts and for turning up to vote for us.”

“I thank everyone from the depth of my heart, the reward for hard work is more work, we still have an election in two weeks time and the sixty thousand plus need to rise up to at least a hundred thousand, I know we can do it, so once the Governorship is concluded, it means we have an unbroken chain, because I know Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu will also come out Triumphant, likewise Senator Abiru.”

He added “I have won and I believe the Governor and the Assembly will win as well and create that unbroken chain and that broom that symbolizes our party, that is set, Ikorodu will witness the dawn of a new era, as the saying “Ikorodu a di headquarter” Which means Ikorodu will become the headquarter, we are committed to make it possible, We must ensure that we paint Ikorodu APC.”

Hon. Toyin Gafaar, The Ikorodu Division Chairmen, Otunba Olasunkanmi Tijani, Mayor Deen Sanwo-Ola, Party Leaders, among other party faithfuls join Rep. Babajimi Benson at the INEC office to felicitate with him.



Rep. Babajimi Benson the Chairman House Committee on Defence doles out 500 food packs tagged as ‘APO ANU’ to constituents in Ikorodu federal constituency, for the February edition of the Program, which took place at the lawmaker Constituency office today, 5th of February.

iCare Foodbank was established on October 16,
2016 by Rep. Babajimi Benson member House of Representatives representing the good people of Ikorodu federal Constituency through his iCare Foundation, It is the first food bank in Nigeria, iCare Foodbank distributes food ingredients monthly to a large numbers of families including elderly people, widows, indigent people and the vulnerable in the society.

Also incorporated into the distribution channel are Community Development Committee, Community Development Associations, traditional institutions, Student bodies, religious organizations and social groups with a direct connection to residents who are vulnerable and in dire need.

The beneficiaries of the Aapo Anu, Pray and laud the efforts of Rep Babajimi Benson for his consistency since 2016 he has been doing this great initiative and other massive projects he has been doing in Ikorodu federal constitueny.



It was a massive turnout as Ikorodu federal constituency celebrate the orange day to flag off campaign for their beloved representative Rep Babajimi Adegoke Benson Chairman House Committee on Defense on the 7th January, 2023 at the Ikorodu ferry terminal.

People from different constituency, political leaders graced the event to honour Rep Babajimi Benson and discuss his good deeds and service to humanity, King Wasiu Ayinde Marshal popularly known as K1 De Ultimate entertain the gathering with his melodious music.

The Vice Chairman of APC, Lagos East Senatorial District Hon. Olayinka Oladunjoye commend the good efforts of Rep Babajimi Benson “I’ve been hearing the positive feedback from your constituents and I must say I’m proud of you, I am using the opportunity to urge our party faithfuls to vote massively and canvass to vote for our Leader Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Babajimi Benson and all our APC candidates in the forthcoming election.”

Hon. Abubakar from Jigawa state said he is not surprised about the event because Hon. Jimi Benson is a wonderful person he said,”Ikorodu constituency, you are very lucky because I worked with him at the national assembly as a first timer and he took me as a brother.

“He is respected by all , I can see how much you all respect him that is the same wày the 361members of the house of Senate respect him. He is a man of honour , integrity and honesty”
He however advised everyone not to segregate the north from the south neither the Muslim from the Christian as Jimi Benson is a man for all. The senator challenges Lagos State that Jigawa will have the highest vote for Bola Ahmed Tinubu”.

Prince Abiodun Ogunleye said ,”we have seen his good works, he has constructed the road of Eyita also add street lights there, I urge everyone to get there PVC”.

Chief Oduborisha President Oriwu Club in his own remarks “I am now in APC because of my friend Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, I’m 100 percent with him for his ambition, in the same vein Jimi Benson has been doing massively well in terms of representation and projects to Ikorodu as a whole, in this vein I urge you all to get your voters card and Vote APC.”

However, Hon Sunmi Odesanya Secretary of APC in Lagos state said “statutorily, Jimi shall be sworn in on his third term come June this year, the young man has succeeded in changing narratives of the legislative representation in the duty of Nigeria parliamentary politics”.

Ogboni Fuad Oki Secretary of the APC Presidential Council in Lagos State He promised to give the ward with the highest votes a brand new bus.
The women leader appreciates the Apc candidates and people present and urges them to get their PVC. Benson further appreciates everyone present and tells them to vote for Abiru, Tinibu and Sanwoolu in the coming election.

Rep Babajimi Benson further appreciates everyone present and tells them to vote for Asiwaju Tinubu, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Senator Abiru, Ogunleye Gbolahan and Aro Moshood Abiodun in the coming election.



In commemoration of the Year 2022 World food day the iCare food bank doles out over 500 ‘Aapo Anu’ to the Residents of Ikorodu federal constituency an initiative of Rep Babajimi Benson Member House of Representatives, Ikorodu federal Constituency which took place yesterday 15th of October at the his constituency office.

World food day is observed annually on 16th of October to highlight the millions of people worldwide who cannot afford a healthy diet and the need for regular access to nutritious food. The theme for 2022 is Leave NO ONE behind.


It is not new that Rep Babajimi Benson has been doing this on a monthly basis without waiting for the yearly World food day.

iCare Foodbank was established on October 16,2016 by Rep. Babajimi Benson Chairman House Committee on Defense through his iCare Foundation, It is the first food bank in Nigeria, iCare Foodbank distributes food ingredients monthly to a large numbers of families including elderly people, widows, indigent people and the vulnerable in the society.



Today, 20th August 20222, Ikorodu Federal Constituency Citizens erupt in cheerful Jubilations, as The Member, House of Representative, Rep. Babajimi Benson, of Ikorodu Federal Constituency did Mega Empowerment for residents of Ikorodu, at his Constituency Office, along, Ebutte Ikorodu Road.

Addressing his constituents on the purpose of the mega empowerment, Rep Babajimi Benson, said, it had become pertinent for him, to appreciate the good people of Ikorodu. For their unwavering support, trust, and loyalty through his fruitful journey at the House of Representative, Since his First-term, Second-term, and Incoming record Third-term in office.

While, He also, highlighted, Some of the Projects he had facilitated across the Six division in Ikorodu, Ranging from successful completion of 30 Federal and Inward roads, Construction of 80bed Hospital in Imota, Completion of link roads in Ikorodu west LCDA, Ikorodu central, Ikorodu North LCDA, Ijede LCDA and Igbogbo LCDA respectively, amongst other series of Empowerment visible to the Ikorodu Citizens.


In furtherance, He also, noted that by the First Quarter of 2023, A Large Athletic Stadium would be delivered to LASUTECH (Formerly Laspotech) In Ikorodu, and the Ikorodu – Sagamu road would be finally completed.

While, urging for genuine reconciliation between party faithfuls, especially, on the issue of Lagos State House of Assembly Ikorodu constituency 1 and Ikorodu constituency 2 to enable an harmonious society, for the sake of more developmental efforts to be enjoyed by the good people of Ikorodu Federal Constituency at Large.

Speaking further, He noted, that today’s mega empowerment is billed to ensure, dividends of democracy is shared, to impact the lives of it’s beneficiaries and uplift their standard of Living. While, He assured the Citizens of more Quality Representation.

Beneficiaries shower prayer on Rep Babajimi Benson, while they receive their empowerment materials which featured; 30 Mini Bus, 25 Tricycle, 9 Motorcycle, 70 Freezer, 40 Hair dryer, 30 Vulcanizing Machine, 43 Sewing Machine , 45 Generator, 2200 Solar Power with Fan, 500 Solar Power without fan.

In attendance were Traditional Rulers, Oba Kabiru Shotobi (Ayagburen of Ikorodu), Oba Adegboruwa of Igbogbo, who led other traditional rulers. Political leaders, inclusive of Member House of Representative, Eti-Osa Rep. Ibrahim Babajide Obanikoro, Prince Lanre Sanusi Member House of Representative Candidate Amuwo Odofin, Hon. Sulaimon Kazeem Chairman Ikorodu West, Builder Deola Banjo Chairman Ikorodu North, Hon. Motunrayo Alogba Chairman Ijede LCDA, LGA Chairmen in Ikorodu Division, Ward Chairmen in Ikorodu Division, Ward Councillors, CDC Chairmen, and a host of party faithfuls.

Rep. Babajimi Benson Inspects Facilitated Projects in Ikorodu federal Constituency ~Ajasa-Info


Rep. Babajimi Benson tour some of his facilitated projects in Ikorodu Federal Constituency in the early hours of Saturday, his first stop was Agbala/Eyita roads, 11 roads linking some parts of Ikorodu Central and Ikorodu North LCDA. They are; Oshin-Ladega Street, Agbala, Amudat Jokomba Street, Olokunola Street, Oladunjoye Oriola Street ( Better food), Oguntuga Street, Igbeyin Adun Street, Olaore Oshikoya Street, Ayodele Ayeni Street, Giwa Efugbotu Street and Adeyiga Street (Benson Estate linking Munirat Aleje and Benson bus stop).

Baale of Agbala, Sheikh Musiludeen Abiodun Kalejaye commend and pray for Rep Babajimi Benson for a good representation in Ikorodu federal constituency since his assumption in office, the lawmaker in return appreciate the people of the community for their continuous support, The Vice Chairman Hon. Ameen Apanishile and other members of the Ikorodu North LCDA received the legislator in the community.

The Executive Chairman of Igbogbo-Baiyeku LCDA Bldr. Olusesan Daini and members of the iCare team accompanied him to inspect these massive projects.

Rep. Babajimi also inspect an 80-Bed Mother and Child centre in Imota LCDA, which will be completed soon, he was received by the Ranodu of Imota, Executive Chairman of Imota and members of his Executive Council and staffs.

The inspection train also landed in Ijede LCDA, where the lawmaker inspect the 3 roads (Sholumade, Eluku and Olutusin streets) he was received by The Executive Chairman Hon. Motunrayo Gbadebo-Alogba, The APC Candidate for Ikorodu Constituency 2 Lagos State House of Assembly Hon. Aro Moshood, The Vice Chairman and other members of the Local Government.