YABA LCDA LAUNCHES FREE AMBULANCE SERVICE……..doles out materials for the physically challenged people.

Another landmark record was set today 5th of July, 2012 in the history of grassroots governance as the indefatigable chairman of Yaba LCDA; Hon AbdulRaheem Olajide Jimoh commissioned and launched 24 hours free Ambulance service in Yaba and its environs.

The occasion which attracted the political bigwigs in the ruling Action Congress of Nigeria was a unique one in the sense that wheel chairs and crutches were presented to the physically- challenged people in the LCDA and first aid boxes refilled for all Primary Schools in the LCDA.

In his address, Hon Jide Jimoh emphasised the importance of free ambulance services to the rescue of the people in times of emergency situations which may arise as a result of road accidents, child birth or sudden sickness. He stressed that medical personnel would be on ground to render emergency services to the people.

He called on the people to make the best use of the service aimed at rendering efficient and effective health care service delivery. He announced that two phone numbers with which members of the public could reach managers of the ambulances have been dedicated for this purpose. The numbers are:012951735 and 012951563.

In his own remark, the honourable commissioner for special duties, Dr Wale Ahmed who represented the Governor of Lagos State, Mr abatunde Raji Fashola commended the LCDA for the initiative aimed at improving the standard and quality of health service in the community. He enjoined the LCDA to key into Alausa emergency central lines 767 and 112 for easy access in terms of emergency.

At the occasion were bale of Iwaya, Chief Murtala Oloko, chief imam of Mainland, Alhaji Sabitu, Otunba Adetayo Oyemade, Chief Tunde Okusanya, Hon Linda John and members of her legislative arm, council manager, Tunde Ojikutu and other management team.Others are council’s executive members, CDC chairman and his executives, party chieftains and members,head teachers and pupils from various primary schools and members of the public.


From left Mr Okusanya, Hon Onibiyo         Hon Onibiyo, Otunba Oyemade &

Mr Oyemade & Hon Jide Jimoh.                  Hon Jide Jimoh at the occasion


Dr Wale Ahmed Hon Commissioner            From left Iya loja of Yaba, LGA Chairman Yaba

for soecial duties at the occasion                  LCDA & his Mainland counterpart.


Hon Jide Jimoh in a discusion with              Chief Imam of Mainland, Alhaji Sabitu

Otunba Tayo Oyemade at the occasion         left & Bale of Iwaya, Alhaji Murtala Oloko


Cross section of memebers of the Executive   Dr Orebiyi addressing the gathering on

Legislative and Management team at the         reasons for the gathering.




A drama scene explaining the services to be rendred through free Ambulance service




A team of free ambulance service personnel rendering assistance to a sick person

in the short drama during the occasion


A pregnant woman due for delivery is being taken to the hospital through free

ambulance service


The two ambulances                                         Tape cutting ceremony by Dr Wale Ahmed


Wheel Chairs to be distributed to the physically challenged people at the occasion


Crunches and wheel Chairs to be distributed to the physically challenged people


Cross section of the physically challenged people at the occasion





Presentation of wheel chairs to the physically challenged people during the commissioning of free ambulance service programme,



Presentation of crutches and wheel chair to physically challenged people at the occasion.


Drugs meant to be refilled into first aid boxes of all primary schools in Yaba LCDA

on display.




Refilling and presentation of fully stocked first aid boxes to Primary schools.













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9 Comments for “YABA LCDA LAUNCHES FREE AMBULANCE SERVICE……..doles out materials for the physically challenged people.”

  1. Joanna

    Yaba has been a wonderful land 4 everyone 2 work and live.people overseas see Yaba as one of d best local council development area in Nigeria and d best local council development area in Lagos kudos 2 u sir.ur handwork in this particular presentation and other things u have done 2 people are really encouraging well done and God bless u and your family

  2. Bode

    This is wonderful and everlasting

  3. Ayomide

    . Keep it up as you have a long way to go and to lead the society at large Hon. Jide Jimoh.May God bless u

  4. Ajenifuja

    I am not surprise that you are performing, you are an in built, courageous, concerned and passionate person. Ambulance services, free of charge in ,yaba ,Lagos, Nigeria,West Africa.This is the first of it kind in the history of local Government.Let Channel Television Know this.

  5. Tosin

    Always impressed and challenged with your actions and well done job. Your achievements has already broadcasted itself, seen is believing. With all these, you need to launch an archives express to show case all your programmes to the public. You have done well to Yaba residents and Mainland as a whole. God bless you Sir.

  6. Chinaka

    Record is the only perceived significance to qualify a Charismatic leaders performance. Sir, You have consolidated the State government towards developments and growths achieved by your lcda. A like minds think progressively and been optimistic to ensure a Brighter Rewarding Future for the people he serves. Mr. Jide Jimoh, i appreciate your gesture on the GCE form you gave to my to my Son. Your ability to ensure zero tolerance for illiteracy shall be achieved IJN, amen. Thank you

  7. Korede

    Health is wealth, good initiative to keep human beings alive. Thank you JJ for given Yaba people mobile clinic at our finger tip.

  8. kudus

    please i need you to assist me with my GCE forms exam fee.my phone number:08096462662

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