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IBEJU LEKKI COUNCIL CHAIRMAN ATTENDS STAKEHOLDERS ENGAGEMENT ON ELECTRIFICATION PROJECT

IBEJU LEKKI COUNCIL CHAIRMAN ATTENDS STAKEHOLDERS ENGAGEMENT ON ELECTRIFICATION PROJECT, CALLS FOR AN ALL INCLUSIVE FRAMEWORK
The Council Chairman of Ibeju Lekki Local Government, Hon Abdullahi Sesan Olowa, on Wednesday 20th April, 2022 attended the Stakeholders Engagement on the Electrification Project which held at Lekki LCDA.
Hon. Olowa in his address to the audience, charged the project coordinators to ensure that the Local Government Authorities are carried along in the course of its implementation. He opined that while Environmental Impact is good, the social impact is as well necessary as the people need to be intimated before carrying out projects of such magnitude.
The Council Chairman affirmed his commitment while charging the consultants to carry out a good job by ensuring details are well captured while also appealing that a framework of the project should be made available for proper study before project execution.
The lead consultant Professor Joseph Ebigwai hinted that the aim of the project is to ensure steady electricity as well as increase the power usage. He assured that bad poles will be replaced with new ones while illegal connections which are causes of shortage in electricity supply will be removed and power transmitted directly from the source. He gave an insight that very soon, there will be a direct impact on the communities as some personnel will be coming around to ask questions and take sample of data ahead of project execution while soliciting for their cooperation.
Present at the occasion are the Council Chairman of Lekki Local Development Council Area, Hon. Rasaki Bamidele Kasali (RBK), Hon. Tansiru Shoniyi, Engr. Abiola Olowu, HRM Onise of Ise, Oba Ganiyu Adebowale Adegbesan, HRM Oba Liazim Olumuyiwa Ogunbekun, Onilekki of Lekki, Traditional Rulers, Political Stalwarts and many more.

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