COMRADE ADEWALE WINS GOOD GOVERNANCE AWARD - MAY 2014
 
 

 



  • RENEWS CALL FOR TRUE FEDERALISM

The Executive Chairman of Amuwo Odofin Local Government, Comrade Ayodele Adewale was decorated with the Africa Distinguished Gold Service Award in Good Governance by the Center for Democratic Governance in Africa.

The award which took place at the exquisite Eko Hotel and Suites in Lagos had in attendance the former Minister of Finance, Dr. Kalu Idika Kalu, Chief Williams Dafinone, diplomatic corps and respected traditional rulers, amongst others.

Dr. Kalu Idika Kalu while presenting the award to the Local Government boss noted that, the awardee has done a lot to improve the lots of the governed in his community, hence the award. He urged him not to relent in his efforts in providing the dividends of democracy to his people.

Comrade Adewale while speaking with journalists after receiving the award thanked the organizers for the noble award, stating that the award would propel him to do more as well as reposition grassroots governance.

The Local Government boss also used the medium to reiterate his call for true Federalism, where each State, Local Government and Region would be allowed to control their resources.





Amuwo Odofin Local Government
41 Road, Festac Town, Lagos - Nigeria.
email: democracyinnigeria@yahoo.com
web site: www.amuwo-odofin.gov.ng