By: Omolade Adnan.
The Speaker of the Federal House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila (Representing Surulere Constituency 1), has commenced (6) six new projects simultaneously in Surulere constituency 1. The projects are: (1) One New Hospital (Multi-Story Building) (2) Two Mini Stadia & (3) Three ICT Centers. The construction of the new hospital is a response to the demands of Surulere constituents staying at Alaka Estate, National Stadium, Barracks, Ojuelegba & Tejuosho, who have been demanding for a modern hospital. The hospital is under construction at a particular location (The location where Rt. Hon. Gbajabiamila primary health clinic was hitherto built) in Iyun Road, Aralile CDA, Off Funsho Williams Avenue, Surulere. Upon completion of the new hospital, the pressure on Randle General Hospital and Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) will be reduced.
The New Mini Stadia will be constructed at Obele Oniwala and Sam Shonibare playgrounds. These Mini Stadia can be regarded as a great step towards the development of grassroots sports in Surulere. Meanwhile, Rt. Hon. Gbajabiamila already facilitated the construction of two Mini Stadia in 2019. This is highly commendable.
The Speaker has also commenced the construction of (3) Three ICT Centers in (3) Three different Schools in Surulere. The schools are: Ansar-Ul-Deen Secondary School (Falolu), Iponri High School and Community Grammar School, Femi Ayantuga Street Off Adelabu.
The Speaker facilitated the construction of (1) One ICT Center at Stadium High School in the year 2019. Upon completion of the new ICT Centers, there will be a total of (4) Four ICT Centers facilitated by Rt. Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila in Surulere. See photos below: