26th October, 2010
Chairman, Ifako-Ijaiye Local Government Area of Lagos State, Hon. Demola Doherty,Â has been commended by different groups in the area for his kind gestures.
The Head Teacher, Ogundimu Primary School, Iju, Mrs. M.O Edun, was full of praisesÂ for the council chief for the early completion and release of a block of sixÂ classrooms for the use of the pupils, which she described as â€œa monumentalÂ achievement.â€
In his own letter of appreciation to Hon. Doherty, the monarch of Ifako Kingdom, ObaÂ Fatusi Obawole, who was sponsored to Mecca this year by the local council, thankedÂ the council boss for his kindness and assistance to the traditional institution inÂ the area.
The staff of the local government also thanked the Doherty-led administration forÂ the delivery of 11 new Hyundai Accent salon cars to each of the head of departmentsÂ and units, as official vehicles.
They described the gesture as a way of motivating them for prompt service deliveryÂ and productivity.
In his response to the commendations, Hon. Doherty thanked the residents andÂ appealed to them to make themselves available for the coming voter’s registrationÂ exercise and ensure that their votes count at the forthcoming general elections.