there was contention among the Federal house of Representatives member representing Oshodi-Isolo Constituency I, Hon. Bashiru Dawodu and the Chairman of Oshodi-Isolo neighborhood authorities area, Hon. Bolaji Muse-Ariyoh over the development of a brand new primary healthcare centre by using the countrywide number one fitness Care corporation.
both had been claiming to be the facilitators of the venture and from one of a kind assets.
whilst the LG chairman claimed that the power is the primary fashionable health facility to be constructed by means of the kingdom authorities within the constituency, the lawmaker said it is a number one healthcare centre subsidized by way of the federal authorities.
On Tuesday, November 17, the LG chairman became at Ogundele number one school, the web page of the assignment to lay the foundation in a ceremony well-attended by using functionaries of the local government.
talking on the event, Ariyoh said he facilitated the task via the Lagos state authorities.
He additionally claimed that it’s far an extremely-contemporary sanatorium with medical doctor’s sector and the primary popular clinic the neighborhood government would have.
Ariyoh stated the medical institution would be equipped with current fitness centers and ambulances to deliver useless bodies.
His phrases: “Oshodi deserves to have present day useful health centers to be able to be capable of cater for the fitness challenges of the human beings beyond the primary level we have.
“With the extremely-modern general medical institution, we can be relaxation confident that nice health offerings may be at the reach of the human beings, and both the brand new clinic and the prevailing one would be prepared to serve the same reason for the humans.”
Noting that no undertaking can be executed in the network with out passing via the neighborhood authorities authority, Ariyoh reportedly hinted at a brewing rivalry whilst he hinted that he had laid the muse quickly to prevent sure politicians from hijacking it and claiming the glory.
He alleged that a few politicians within the nearby authorities vicinity have been claiming to be the facilitators of the undertaking with the intention to undermine his own efforts.
He stated: “It wasn’t funny whilst i was instructed some politicians are already spreading hearsay of being the facilitator of this assignment and making plans to come back here for basis laying ceremony.
“We must work collectively thru provision of fundamental amenities for the betterment of our human beings and community without subverting efforts of each other for cheap political profits.”
At the muse laying with the council chairman changed into an respectable from the Federal Ministry of fitness, Mr. Henry Jaiyeoba who witnessed the programme.
things took a dramatic twist the next day, Wednesday, November 18 when Hon. Dawodu came to the challenge web page with a few officers from the Federal Ministry of fitness and country wide primary health Care development organization (NPHCDA) to flag off the same assignment.
speaking on the occasion, the South West Zonal Director, countrywide primary fitness Care development business enterprise, Dr. Mrs. Adefunke Adesope expressed her pleasure on the occasion and commended Dr. Dawodu for facilitating the p.c mission to the locality.
Dawodu, in his cope with, claimed to be the one who facilitated the undertaking from the federal authorities.
He stated the number one healthcare centre is one of the constituency tasks he lobbied for as a scientific physician who values the healthcare of his materials.
He further explained that the federal government is making plans to construct healthcare a centre in every of the 774 nearby governments across the u . s ..
even as talking with our correspondent on the mission, Dawodu said he turned into amazed to peer the nearby authorities chairman claiming the project.
He alleged that the council chairman become looking to nook the challenge due to the fact he turned into now not carried along whilst he (Dawodu) was processing it.
He referred to that a comparable aspect took place between him and the council chairman when he commenced constructing a block of lecture rooms at Temidire primary faculty in Shogunle.
The lawmaker cited that the council chairman attempted to halt the mission, claiming that he (Dawodu) did now not take approval from the neighborhood government and that the project did now not undergo the Lagos state regularly occurring fundamental schooling Board (LASUBEB).
He stated: “He did the identical on the blocks of classrooms I facilitated in some primary schools in my constituency just because I didn’t desk the tasks before him. I don’t want to take up troubles with him. I don’t think we need this, we’re all working toward the improvement of the constituency, however we ought to now not be undermining others’ efforts simply because of our personal political advantage.
“inside the nineth meeting, which i am a member, i’ve been able to facilitate 32 school rooms in six number one faculties within my constituency in the area of six months in office to make sure that every child receives schooling just as I facilitated the continued % facility to ameliorate fitness demanding situations in the network.”
To clear the air, each day publish contacted the executive Director, national number one health Care development organization (NPHCDA), Dr. Faisal Shuaib for info on the healthcare facility beneath production at Ogundele in Oshodi but the health practitioner did no longer reply.
To get more details from the facet of the neighborhood government on how the healthcare facility task become processed, our correspondent also contacted the nearby government chairman who directed our correspondent to his SLG, Hon. Abiola Taoheed Oladipupo, for comment.
but, the SLG refused to talk to our correspondent over the venture, giving the excuse that he had no longer been approved to talk.
daily publish collected that N100million is budgeted for the health facility mission that is expected to be introduced in January next 12 months.
meanwhile, a few worried stakeholders within the network who spoke to each day post stated there has been no want for the unhealthy competition among the 2 leaders considering the fact that they are each running for the development of the constituency.
in keeping with them, antagonizing each different over developmental projects because of variations of their ideology could convey retrogression to the network as opposed to making it to development.
They appealed to the two to settle their differences and work collectively for the development of the community particularly as they may be each inside the equal party.