In the spirit of Ramadan, Hon. Adeniyi Saliu the Executive Chairman, Eredo Local Council Development Area, has task Muslim faithfuls, Eredo Staff, political class and the good people of Eredo Local Council Development Area, to seek God’s favour and mercy even as we pray for smooth transition of government in the state.
Saliu wants all to shun all forms of immorality and anything that could cost them their inner peace.
The Chairman made the call while delivering his speech at the 2nd Annual Ramadan Public lecture held at Eredo Local Council Secretariat, he also acknowledged the presence of Lagos East/Epe Divisional leader Alhaji Akanni Seriki (Bamu), dignitaries and clerics at the event.
The Chief Lecturer Dr. Saheed Timehin while delivering his lecture tagged “the Challenges of Grassroots Governance; the Islamic Solution”, pointed that the major challenge was that people’s perspective of reality is faulty. He stated that the essence of governance is to elevate the people.
Good governance must be sustainable and must create competitions between the youth and the elderly people, Dr. Timehin elucidated.
Meanwhile, Alhaji Akanni Seriki (Bamu), the APC Lagos East/Epe Divisional Leader who was a guest at the event, in his address admonished the people of Eredo and Epe Division at large to embrace peace and love at all times. He reiterated his believe in the Will of God. He further explained that no permanent friend or enemy but common interest in politics. He assured that Epe division will receive an unprecedented favour from the incoming government, as he lauds the achievements of the administration of Hon. Adeniyi Saliu. He concluded by enjoining Eredo people to rally support for Hon. Saliu.
However, Imam Idris, the Chief Imam, Unified Muslim Staff, Eredo Local Council Development Area lauds the good deeds of Hon. Saliu especially towards the development of Eredo Local Council Mosque.
The event which was well attended by the Political Class, Clerics, Imams, Staff, party faithfuls among others. In attendance were the APC Lagos East/Epe Divisional leader, Alhaji Seriki Akanni, the LGA Chairman Eredo LCDA, Alhaji Agbaraojo Mohammed, Surveyor Olayemi. Also at the event were Alhaji Soliu Hammed, the President, League of Imams and Alfas. Alhaji W. O. Ismail Vice President League of Imams and Alfas, Alhaji I. O. Soliu (Mufty) among other clerics.
Others were the Vice Chairman Eredo LCDA, Hon. Muritala W. Taiwo, Hon. Baruwa Sulaimon, the Deputy Leader of the House, Hon. Oluseyi Ibrahim, the majority leader, Hon. Janet Adebambo, the Chief Whip and Hon. Balogun Fatai, the Deputy Chief. Also, Hon. Adetola Shaanu, Hon. Alaketu Wale, Hon. Olusanya Olayinka, Hon. Aderibigbe Adesanya, Hon. Awonaike Babatunde and Hon. Abo Ademago, the supervisors for Agric, Education, Budget, WAPA, Health and Environment respectively.