Hon. Azeez seeks Increased Participation of L/G Councilors
Honourable Azeez Olaleye this morning, urged the federal and state government to empower the local government councilors to enable them effectively discharge their responsibilities.
Hon. Azeez who was recently elected as the local government councilor of Ado-odo Ota Ward III made these statements while speaking with Voice of Awori.
According to him,”the councilors are the closest representatives of the government at the grassroots and should be empowered more so as to meet their respective obligations”.
“Councillors are the closest representatives of the people at the grassroots, they are quickly accessible by the people, more reason why they are faced with so many demands and responsibilities”, he stated.
In furtherance, he emphasized the importance of the activities of councilors to the federal and state governments. “Councilors performance is very paramount as it will complement federal and state efforts”, he concluded.
By: Adewonbi Daniel