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By: Ade Adeleke
The decision of Oluwarotimi Akeredolu’s administration to create Local Council Development Areas (LCDA) have received a massive reception from communities in Ondo state.
The Committee For Creation of LCDA had so far received 78 memoranda from different communities for the creation of local council development area in the state.
SUNSHINETRUTH exclusively learnt that individual leaders and communities had submitted strong seventy-eight memoranda to justify the need for the state government’s committee to approve their requests.
One of the committee members disclosed that “78 memoranda calling for creation of LCDA(s) in Ondo State have been received by the committee set up by Government”.
“The decision of Oluwarotimi Akeredolu Aketi SAN administration to create Local Council Development Areas (LCDA) in Ondo State has received widespread support and interest among the people and communities in the existing 18 Local Govt. Council of Ondo State as 78 memoranda calling for creation of LCDA(s) have been received by the committee set up by Government to make recommendation for the establishment and creation of the LCDA”.
“Thursday 25th of April, 2019 was the last day for submission of Memoranda to the committee. The sponsors of the memoranda received by the committee cut across cultural,social and Political interest in Ondo State”.
The member said, “the people of Ondo state by the quality of presentation in Memoranda submitted to the committee are United and determined to make the creation of LCDA in Ondo State a success. The Committee on LCDA creation is set to start work on the request this week”.