YABA LCDA INAUGURATES ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENDERS…… Council boss charges them not to extort money from the public.Mar 14th, 2012 | By Akinlade Dada | Category: Community Development, Lead Story, NEWS
Another historical landmark was recorded at Yaba LCDA as the Executive Chairman; Hon. AbdulRaheem Olajide Jimoh inaugurated members of the Environmental Defenders on Tuesday 13th of March 2012.
The Chairman said the idea of inaugurating the environmental defenders was to make Yaba more environment friendly to the people and ensure that the people maintain a clean and hygienic environment. The Chairman in his speech warned the members not to embarrass the government by extorting money from members of the public.
The Chairman said they were inaugurated to complement the Lagos State Government on keeping and maintaining a conducive and friendly environment devoid of filth and shanties.
‘You are not to molest, embarrass, arrest or extort money from anybody’. the Chairman said. He then performed the official inauguration of the Yaba environmental defenders
The occasion was attended by Leaders of the party, the members of the legislative arm, the executive and management team, the Bale of Iwaya Chief Murtala Oloko, iyaloja of Yaba, CDC members and party faithful.
Hon. Jide Jimoh & Alhaji Tunde Ojikutu Jide Jimoh, Tunde Ojikutu & Bola Lawal Olumegbon
Chief Murtala Oloko, Bale of Iwaya Traditional praise singers at the Inauguration
Otunba Oyemade & Hon Jide Jimoh at the inauguration Hon Jide Jimoh ariving at the occasion
Hon Jide Jimoh Hon. Bola Olumegbon-Lawal & Hon Jide Jimoh
cross section of dignitaries at the high table during the inauguration
S L G delivering his welcome address Hon. Jide Jimoh delivering his speech
Members of the environmental defenders filling out for inauguration
Members of environmental defenders during their parade after Inauguration
Members of the newly inaugurated environmental defenders during their parade
Members of environmental defenders at the inauguration
Exec. Chairman & other dignitaries in a group photograph with environmental defenders.
The Chairman and Otunbe Oyemade cross section of people at the occasion