….. Distributes Stimulus Relief Package
By OKUNADE ADEKUNLE
The Deputy Majority Leader of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon. Noheem Adams, has advised his constituents to prevent the spread of coronavirus by adhering strictly to the hygiene practices stipulated by the government.
Adams gave the advice while distributing relief packages to 5000 constituents in the three local governments constituting his constituency ( Eti Osa 1); Eti Osa East, Eti Osa West and Iru Local Council Development Area- LCDA.
The lawmaker who distributed the packages through the Community Development Associations ( CDAs) and Traditional Rulers, explained that he did it with the intention of reducing the hardship posed by the ravaging pandemic.
Adams applauded the Speaker of the State Assembly, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa, for his forthrightness in bringing to fore “A Bill for a Law to Combat and Stop the Spread of the Coronavirus Pandemic in Lagos State and for Connected Purposes”, saying that the speedy passage of the bill into Law had given the Governor enough backing to tackle the situation head-long.
“I want to commend Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu and the Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi for been on top of the situation. I urge everyone of us to repose our trust in this Government for they have been commissioned by the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to ensure the security of lives and properties of the populace.My counsel is that you stay in door, let us adhere strictly to all the precautionary measures advanced by government at the three tiers; Local, State and Federal levels because it is when you are alive that you can say you want to do so many things”, said Adams.
One of the recipients of the relief package on behalf of his community, Alhaji Suraju Abejamu, commended the Lawmaker stating that he is known for rendering assistance to his constituents when needed.
“I am just an errand man, I am sent by Hon. Noheem Adams to go back to the resettlement and share food packages to people for them to feel less burdened staying at home. He has been doing this severally, this is not the first time but with this current situation, people will be rest assured while complying with the sit at home directives.They have a Honourable representing them who feels for them and has been giving them something to eat and even money to spend”, he stated.
The Baale of Baadore Community, Chief Muraino Jikogi, who received the relief packages on behalf of his people, noted that the lawmaker had been a shining star ever since he was elected into the Assembly thereby making his people proud through his contributions during legislative debates on issues.
Prince Isiaka Agbabiaka, who represented Chief Murisiku Alani Oseni , the Baale of Ajah, also added that they would take to all necessary precautionary to keep the virus at bay in their community, while appreciating the gesture from the lawmaker.
The relief package contains sealed rice, beans, garri and other assorted items.