As part of the efforts to curtail the spread of Corona Virus, the Chairman Transition Committee, Ikenne Local Government, Hon.Rotimi Akinsanya held a meeting with representatives of Community Development Associations and National Youth Council, Ikenne LG chapters on the prevention and control of Covid-19.
The Chairman in his address stressed that mobilization and sensitisation of the residents of the LGA were the panacea to curbing the dreadful virus. He launched the Personal Protective Equipment such as customised buckets with tap, hand wash bowls and soaps.
According to the release signed by Adenusi Oyebola, the Information Officer of the Council, the Chairman expressed his appreciation to the National Youth Council Ikenne LG chapter for effectively partnering with the Local Government on the campaign on covid-19 pandemic tagged “stay safe”.
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 its various interventions on COVID 19.
Engr Abass, Muhammed Isola, the Head of Local Government Administration (HOLGA), while emphasizing the importance of hygiene, said that after eliminating the Covid-19 pandemic, living hygienic life should be part of our every day culture.
The event , the release said was were attendend by many members and leaders of community associations, youth group, with members of the Transition Committee.