The Ogun State Local Government service commission headed by Comrade Rahmon Rotimi (Arugbo) paid an on the spot assessment visit to Ijebu North Local Government and the proposed sites of the LCDAs Secretariats chaired by Alh Mojeed Ekelojumati Oladele.
Amebo-hotnews gathered according to the comrade that the visit is too see to the welfare of career staffs and to tour the readiness of sites for the LCDAs. Comrade Rahmon noted that it will be an administrative sacrilege if staff were posted to places that are incondusive.
Welcoming the Commission Chairman, Alh Mojeed Oladele (Ekelojumati) said it is a welcome progressive effort at ensuring that staffs welfare remains sacrosanct to the administrative dexterity of the Commission. He eulogize the perfect working relationship between the staff and the political class in the council.”I’m elated to welcome you and your entourage, we despite the state of recession in the economy, we have been able to complete 18rooms toilets and about complete the construction of 12rooms shop at Ojowo/Atikori market with a boost also in our IGR by 14.4% headed by our indefatigable HOLGA Engr Ashiru “.
Comrade Rahmon took the moment to address staff of the council. In his words, he said all plea as regards prompt payment of salaries, prompt promotion and conversion for staff with higher degrees would be looked into as stated in the speech of the NULGE Chairman. He however stated that the total amount needed to pay LG workers stood at 3.2billion naira and only less than 2billion has been deposited into the coffers of the local government from the federation account. He personally showered encomiums on the Governor of the State Sen Ibikunle Amosun for making payment of priority “let’s go round the southwestern states, only Lagos and Ogun can be reference to in prompt payment of wages and salaries, even we have states that are proposing a 3working days, states who even collects derivations still wallow in payment debt of their workforce, so we must give it to him Sen Ibikunle Amosun FCA,CON” He similarly appreciated the HOLGA of the Council who doubles as the Chairman of Ijebu Ode Club, Engr Ashiru for the boost in IGR to 14.4% increment.
At the various LCDA Sites at Ojowo, Oru-Awa-Ilaporu and Ago Iwoye, the Comrade Chairman and former chairman of Ifo Local Government expressed his satisfaction on the readiness of the host communities. Speaking with the host of pressmen, the former ALGON Chairman said “I’m delighted with what is on ground, among areas we have visited, Ijebu North people are much more ready for the take off.”
The Limeri of Awa Oba Amos Abib Awobajo, also hosted the touring team of the Local Government council and that of the Commission. The Kabiyesi expressed his satisfaction and applauded the leadership of the commission for taking the bold step. “When next you are visiting you will pass a night with us Mr Chairman” Limeri finally submitted.