Ahead of 2021 Local Government Council Elections, the Chairman of Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission, LASIEC, Hon. Justice Ayotunde Phillips who was ably represented by Dr Bunmi Omosehinde and team yesterday visited Orile Agege Council development to ensure the Local Council Development Area is readily prepared and have put machinery in place to ascertain the success in the exercise.
Dr Omosehinde reiterated that there is a need for the cooperation of the Council in order to deliver a credible, free and fair electoral process.
The Secretary to the Local Government, Hon. James Olufemi Agboola on behalf of the Executive Chairman, Hon. Johnson Sunday Babatunde received delegates of the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission(LASIEC) at the Council Secretariat.
In a statement, Hon. James Agboola on behalf of the Executive Chairman assured the delegates on the Council’s support in delivering a free and fair election.
In the same vein, the Council-Manager, Mrs Tejumade Lawal also promised to provide LASIEC officers with a conducive work environment and other requirements when requested.
Dr Bunmi Omosehinde later presented Souvenirs bearing the logo of LASIEC to the Council as a symbol of sportsmanship.
Present at the occasion were the SLG of the Council, Hon. James Agboola, Leader of Orile Agege Legislative Arm and other Members, the Council-Manager, Mrs Tejumade Lawal and LASIEC Delegates.