Before Kosofepost, honoured the extended invitation by the Agboyi Ketu Local Council Development Area, following the request for information raised by concerned citizen’s, Adeniyi Muyiwa Sirmayor, for the disclosure of the cost of running the historical Monthly Fitness Walk (MFW) , prompted us to carried out earlier rough estimation to arrive at the average cost before our visitation.
Upon our reporter’s visit to the council Headquarters ,at Agboyi road, Agboyi Ketu , Lagos , during the week , He was led by the Special Adviser on Media to the council, Opeyemi Azeez to the apt department in the council to ascertain the actual cost of the highly participated exercise, KP confirmed it to be 300,000 naira only.
Sirmayor, the concerned citizen’s who was at the forefront of leading the demand for the exercise budget over 2months couldn’t make it as a result of other critical engagement when he was contacted online by this newspaper.
The Local Council administration led by Mayor Dele Osinowo, and Adeniyi Muyiwa Sirmayor deserved a big kudos for both playing their role as responsible government and citizen. On the other hand, across the state some local government/ Local Council Development Areas executive’s as observed don’t respond to simple request for information. But the council is exceptional both the media team and the Council Boss both respond to issue of local important accordingly. But, the public should not abuse the privilege but to engage them in polite and courteous approach for the required result to achieved.