The Director General of Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) Dr. Olufemi Damilola Oke-Osanyintolu has bagged the prestigious Lagos Panorama Distinguished Emergency Management Award for the agency’s outstanding performance under his leadership in emergency and safety management across the state for the year 2020.
The award was presented to the DG in his office by the Publisher/Editor Lagos Panorama Magazine and Online News Platform Tayo Aderinola on Wednesday 24th February, 2021.
The Publisher in his opening remark averred that LASEMA under Dr. Oke-Osanyintolu had performed exemplary well in emergency and safety management across the state.
Aderinola noted that “the performance of LASEMA under the leadership of Dr. Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu is quite commendable and deserves recognition and encouragement”.
“The promptness and safety managerial skills of the LASEMA team is second to known in Nigeria ditto Africa and deserve encouragement, as this have really saved many lives and properties across the state”.
“Hence, the Editorial Board of Lagos Panorama elected to present you with the Lagos Panorama Distinguished Emergency Management Award so as to encourage you and the LASEMA team to do more for our dear state”
In his acceptance remark LASEMA Boss said “I am very humbled with the award given to me and I received it on behalf of this government under the watch of Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu”.
“The government has done a lot for the safety of lives and properties. I believe that the good people of Lagos State who are scoring us has scored us with this award”.
“It’s a highly privilege situation and I promise the good people of Lagos State that we will not relent, we will not disappoint them and we will manage the golden hour jealously” he concluded.
The Editorial Board of the widely read sociopolitical magazine and online news platform in their effort to promote the universal Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) decided to recognize and award dedication and zeal by outstanding individuals and organizations in a series of awards to celebrate excellence by trailblazers in aspects of grass-root sustainable development.
The other categories include the Lagos Panorama SDG Grassroots Awards dedicated to spotlighting local government administration and are categorized into environment friendly, rural infrastructure transformation, infrastructural Development, education, primary healthcare, security, LG COVID-19 Responder, market development, youth and women empowerment.
These awards are intended to motivate and spur grass-root development through contribution from all spheres.