No fewer than 10 memorandum have been presented by their sponsors in Odigbo local government for the creation of local government development areas (LCDAs) in the existing local government.
The Chairman, Committee for LCDA creation Prince Adelanke Odogiyan made the revelation at the 2nd public hearing on the creation of LCDA in Odigbo, Ondo East and Ondo west, Ile-Oluji Okeigbo council area of the state.
Prince Odogiyan in his opening remark said that the creation of the LCDA isn’t a political stunt and a motive to cause rift but to bring more dividends of democracy to people at the grassroots.
In Odigbo local government, proposed new local government development areas were read out by their various sponsors which includes Furupagha LCDA, Araroromi-Obu/Ayesan LCDA, Ore LCDA, Ifesowopo headquaters Ajue LCDA, Oniseere, Ebijaw and Agbabu LCDA, Araromi-Ajebamidele LCDA and Ufara LCDA.
The occasion had in attendance dignitaries, government officials, traditional leaders including the Olore of Ore Oba Johnson Adeolu Olatomide, Lisa of Araromi Obu, High chief, Tola Akintemi,the Local Government chairmen and indigenes of the three council areas represented.
The committee public hearing moves to Ilaje, Ese-Odo, Irele and Okitipupa local government areas today.