A chairmanship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Hon Kayode Aborishade, has promised to attract foreign investment to Surulere, make the business climate in Surulere the best in the country and life better for all.
He also promised to create better opportunities for the people.
Mr Aborishade spoke about his readiness to manage Surulere Local Government, his monthly payments to the elderly and widows, road construction, clearing of blocked drainages, provision of new weight scale machine and distribution of palliatives.
“I’ll be the council chairman in 2021. I’ll take Surulere to the Next Level. I’ll transform the lives of more children, students and elderly” he said during a virtual meeting of Surulere stakeholders.
The Lagos Philanthropist and business mogul also spoke on his vocational studies, football academy and the buying of General Certificate of Education (GCE) and the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) forms for Senior Secondary School (SSS) 3 students.
Giving an insight into his blue print, Aborishade said he would spread the dividends of democracy to all nooks and crannies of the local government.
“Politics is about service. It is about empowering the people and developing the area” Aborishade said.
He promised to focus on security, health care, economy, education and infrastructure.
“I have a detailed and comprehensive plan to develop Surulere. Everything in that plan will secure the opportunity for a good life for the people.’’
He also promised to focus on youth employment, capacity building and empowering the women.
“Surulere Local Government needs someone that can solve problems. I will go anywhere and do anything to create jobs.”
Hon Aborishade is not kidding about his aspiration.
Currently in America to sharpen his arsenal which he is expected to fire from all cylinders in 2021, the Lagos politician said “what I’m aspiring for is very near to my reach.”
“Surulere needs someone with fresh ideas” he said.
Excited about the journey ahead, the current APC Coordinator, California chapter, thanked the good people of Surulere for urging him to contest in 2021.
‘’I’ll do more for Surulere’’ the chairmanship aspirant said.
He also praised Second Republic Governor, Alhaji Lateef Jakande, APC National Leader, Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Minister of Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon Femi Gbajabiamila for their tremendous contributions to Surulere.