As a three-tier government agency, the management team of National Orientation Agency (NOA), Lagos State, led by the Director, Mr. Waheed Ishola, on Tuesday 13th March, 2018 paid a working visit to the Executive Chairman, Oshodi/Isolo Local Government Area, Hon. Idris Bolaji Muse-Ariyoh, to drive for active grass-root participation in the ongoing Continuous Voter’s Registration Exercise towards the forthcoming 2019 General Elections. He equally intimated the Executive Chairman on the activities of the agency and sort for ways to work harmoniously together for the benefit of the citizenry.
The Executive Chairman, Hon. Idris Bolaji Muse-Ariyoh, thanked the management team for visiting the Local Government. He observed that it’s the only way to close the gaps because it has long being expected. He expressed his openness to support positive impacts even as he expected the Agency’s requests to be modest. The Chairman commended the Agency’s staff for her assiduous character, steadfastness and achievements. He reiterated his administration’s commitment to support the National Orientation Agency (NOA), towards carrying out its programmes and activities in the Local Government Area.
Earlier, the NOA State Director, Mr. Waheed Ishola, commended the management of the Local Government for the work done so far as they celebrated their first 200 days in office – a sign of dedicated leadership. He stressed NOA’s preparedness to assist the Council in propagating its programmes and activites in the grassroot area for the good of the people.
High point of the visit was the presentation of education materials and NOA newsletters to the Executive Chairman. In attendance were the Council Administrator, Mr Ashafa Fatai; and NOA team – Deputy Director, Planning, Research and Strategy, Mr. John Emah; Deputy Director, Programmes, Mr. Rapheal Bowoto, Deputy Director, Human Resources, Mrs. Aderonke Jacobs and Assistant Director, Mrs. Oduola Jumoke.