The newly installed Traditional head of the Alausa Community of Ikeja, Lagos State, the Baale of Alausa, High-Chief Oluwatoyin Adeyanju Beedmos of the Odewale ruling house of Alausa celebrated his seven-day on the throne with special prayers conducted by the Chief Imam of Alausa Central Mosque, Alhaji Saliu Rufai and was ably supported by the Chief Imam of Oloruntosin Central Mosque, Alhaji Bisiriyu Yusuf and other Islamic clerics at the Alausa central Mosque on Tuesday.
The Baale in a chat with Lagos Panorama at the event, expressed his desire to help galvanize supports of both State and local governments with community efforts to improve on the Saint Peters Primary School and Alausa Primary Health Center and other public infrastructure within the Alausa domain.
He said “Alausa is the seat of Government of Lagos State, that perhaps give us some privilege to develop the community. I hope to have a community of inclusiveness irrespective of the gender, age and ethnicity that lives here in Alausa, everyone will be adequately supported”.
“The State Government have been very supportive to the community, especially during the COVID-19 lockdown. We need to improve the facilities in our primary school and Technical School because our people deserve quality education and healthcare”.
Most of our youths are jobless, hence, we shall talk to private organizations and industries to help engaged them productively”.
“Alausa community is equally benefitting from the 377 projects of the Babajide Sanwo-Olu administration to all the wards in Lagos state, so we as a community will ensure we monitor and help maintain government infrastructures within our community for the best use of the people by God’s grace” the soft-spoken traditional ruler concluded.
Other dignitaries at the event include the first Executive Chairman of Ikeja Local Government Alhaji Alani Okikioposu otherwise known as Mayor, Baale of Ojodu Chief Nojeemden Aro and a host of community leaders.
The Chairman Alausa Community Development Association (CDA) Comrade Lukman Dopemu also expressed the satisfaction of community members with the leadership style of Chief Oluwatoyin Beedmos since he ascended the throne as the Baale of Alausa last week Wednesday.