Yesterday, The Lagos East Senatorial District LGs/LCDAs Chairmen met the Lagos East Senator of the Federal Republic, Hon. Sikiru Adebayo Osinowo ( Pepper) at his Abuja Office to discuss the unity, growth and development of the region.
“The need for Synergy cannot be overemphasized and all stakeholders must be thoroughly incorporated to usher in accelerated and sustainable socio-infrastructural development into our dear Lagos East Senatorial District and make it better ” they opined.
The above short press statement sighted by Kosofe Post. However, was silent on the response of the lawmaker to ascertain the aggregate position of the stakeholders from Lagos East.
One of the major problem of Lagos East has rightly presented by the chairmen is infrastructures that are beyond the state government execution and implementation. Example; the over a decade proposed fourth mainland bridge.
Ikorodu highway congestion and annual flood challenges that drew tears and anguish from residents of ikorodu, Kosofe , Ikosi Isheri, Agboyi Ketu , Ikorodu North, Ikorodu West, Somolu and other local council in Lagos East call for concern by FG who denied state special status funds despite providing over 30% of the economic GDP.
Also, the recurrence of accident causing great horror at Otedola bridge under Ikosi Isheri, Kosofe , Lagos East, is an issue of national important that requires urgent attention between the FG and Lagos State Government.
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These few highlighted challenges coupled with the undisclosed ones presented by the Local government chairmen are issues bedeviling the people of Lagos East, which the lawmaker, Senator bayo Osinowo is expected to advocate on behalf of his senatorial district to justify the mandate entrusted with him.