IKENNE-REMO: As part of his government efforts to control and curtail the spread of Corona Virus, the Chairman Transition Committee, Ikenne Local Government, Hon.Rotimi Akinsanya, has launched a sensitization campaign exercise, in partnerdhip with Community Development Associations and National Youth Council, Ikenne Local Government, Chapters, during a meeting he held with representatives of the two gtoups, recently, at the Local Government Secretariat, Ijebu Igbo.
According to a press release e-signed and made available to the media by Adenusi oyebola, Information Officer, Ikenne LG., the Chairman in his address, stressed that mobilization and sensitisation of the residents of Ikenne LGA, were the panacea to curbing the dreadful virus, in the local government area.
He, later launched the Personal Protective Equipment, such as customised buckets, with tap, hand wash bowls and soaps, and expressed his appreciation to the National Youth Council, Ikenne LG chapter, for effectively partnering with the Local Government on covid-19 pandemic “stay safe” campaigns.
The President National Youth Council, Mr Odumosu Gbenga, thanked the Local Government for their cooperation and requested for more assistance to meet up with the budget projected for the campaign.
Chief Ade O. Onabowale, on behalf of the Community Development Association, also thanked the Local Government for carrying along the Association, in her various COVID 19, Intervention programs.
The Head of Locsl government, HOLGA, , Engr. Abass Muhammed Isola, in his own remarks, emphasized the importance of hygiene, by advising the people to continue to observe basic health/Medical measures, even after the elimination of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Present at the meeting were members of the Transition Committee.