Community Jubilates as Rep. Wale Raji Breaks Ground on Classroom Block in Igbooye, Epe.

Amid cheers and jubilation, reports that Rep. Wale Raji, the distinguished representative of the Epe federal constituency, marked a significant milestone with the groundbreaking ceremony for a new block of six classrooms at Community High School, Igbooye. The event, held on Sunday, April 24th, 2024, attracted a multitude of political, religious, and community leaders, underscoring the project’s importance in advancing education and community development.

Rep. Wale Raji

In an interview, Rep. Raji emphasized the project’s significance, stating, “It’s simply meeting the needs of our people, our intervention is not limited to education. We have a special interest in education because it is going to prepare the young ones for the challenges of the future.” His commitment to educational empowerment resonated with attendees, reflecting a dedication to equipping the youth with the tools for success.

Former Chairman of Erdo LCDA and Director of LASACO Assurance PLC, Hon. Adeniyi Saliu, praised Rep. Raji’s exemplary leadership, expressing optimism for further developmental strides in Igbooye. He remarked, “The MHR has gone beyond limits,” underscoring the transformative impact of the lawmaker’s initiatives on the community’s progress.

Addressing the significance of the classroom block, the revered Adegbajo of Odogbawojo, HRM Oba Adelani Adeniyi, emphasized its vital role in enhancing educational opportunities for students and uplifting the entire community. His endorsement underscored the project’s far-reaching benefits, fostering a brighter future for generations to come.

Meanwhile, Pa Oguntimehin hailed Rep. Raji’s relentless efforts to advance education in Igbooye. However, he lamented the existing disparities in accessing democratic dividends despite overwhelming electoral support. His sentiments echoed the community’s aspirations for equitable development and inclusive growth.

Representatives from the education sector, including the Tutor-General/Permanent Secretary of Education District II, Dr. Idowu Oyetola, who was represented by Mrs. Mosunmola Adefuye, commended Rep. Raji’s initiative, recognizing its potential to elevate educational standards and empower the youth. Their endorsement underscored the collaborative efforts driving progress in Igbooye’s educational landscape.

Among the dignitaries present, including Hon. Sylvester Ogunkelu (LAHA Member, Epe Constituency II), Hon. Ayo Odeyemi (WASTAB), Hon. Lanre Odubote (former House of Representatives Member, Epe Federal Constituency), Hon. Kehinde Adeniyi (State Welfare Secretary), Chief Yinka Olusanya (APC Vice-Chairman, Lagos East), and Alhaja Ramota Bankole (former State Welfare Secretary), there was unanimous excitement and support for Rep. Raji’s developmental strides. Their collective enthusiasm affirmed the lawmaker’s unwavering commitment to community development and echoed the pride of Igbooye in its progressive representatives.


Kaka Babatunde

Kaka Babatunde

I am Kaka Babatunde, a budding academic researcher and media enthusiast whose experience in the media industry spans 3 years under @Ekohotblog as a field reporter. I'm a writer, serial volunteer, and community and youth development enthusiast whose collaborative efforts have immensely contributed to nation-building in Epe LGA, Lagos.

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