17th December, 2010
The Lagos State Fire Service at the weekend was given an award of excellence inÂ service delivery in the area of health, safety and environment by the EKO awardsÂ organisation atÂ Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos.
The organisation gave the award to the state-owned outfit headed by Adedayo AderemiÂ Ajose, the Director of the service because it has performed more than expectation inÂ safety and fire fighting services in the state.
The Chairman ofÂ EKO Awards Board of Director, Mrs.Helen Irene Efue, said: â€œAs ourÂ maiden edition we tried all best to pick the best in our society
“You can see that theÂ service rendered by this outfit especially in the state hasÂ improved for some time now and the wayÂ to encourage them is to give them this awardÂ .
“We also use the opportunity to say well doneÂ to the directorÂ of the outfiteÂ forÂ the good work he is doing inÂ the state,” she added.