The Chairman of Irele Local Government, Hon Nicholas Oluwatobi Nicholas has today inaugurated a Technical Committee to understudy and review Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) report prepared by the Federal Ministry of Environment, Abuja, on the Social and Environmental Impact of Bitumen exploration and exploitation in the local government and its environs.
The 9-man Technical committee members are as follows:
1) Sir Rufus Fanana (Industrialist)- Chairman.
2). Engr Akinwalere Akin Michael- Secretary
3). Barr Duro John Emoruwa (PhD and Legal Luminary) -member.
4). Dr Akinbiola Sehinde (PHD) -member.
5). Engr Raphael Ikujuni -member.
6). Chief Omogunwa Tola (Academist & Retiree) -member.
7). Mr. Aderemi Emoruwa – member.
8). – member.
9) Mr Olaoluwa Meshach- Member
The inauguration hold today, 9th of March, 2020, at the office of the Chairman at the local government secretariat, Irele.
The ceremony was witnessed by HRM Oba Oyewunmi Zephaniah Abiodun (The Laragusi of Iyansan),Pa Olowu G.O (JP & Community Leader),Pastor Omokoga(Professional),Engr Ikujuni O. Raphael,Barr Duro John Emoruwa(Legal Luminary),Mr Emoruwa Aderemi( Academist),Sir Rufus Falona(Industrialist),Mr Olaoluwa Meshach (Journalist & Civil Servant),Dr Akinbiola Sehinde(Academist),Prof Francis Igbasan (Academist),Mr Enimade Stanley Ifedayo(Retired civil servant),Mr Peter Adewonbi,Hon Olowodasa Stephen(Businessman),Engr Akinwalere Akin Michael,Chief Omogunwa Tola( Community Leader & Retiree),Hon Akinmusire Olumide (Supervisor for works),Hon Adetunji Olugbenga-(Supervisor for Finance),Hon Olafisoye Damilola-(Supervisor for Health),Hon Rotimi Adetuwo-(Supervisor for Education,Hon Gbenga Arogbo-(Supervisor for Youth & Sport),Hon Femi Oladekoye-(Supervisor for Special Duties),Hon Omomofe Ayedun-(Supervisor for Agriculture),Hon Alademehin Gbenga-(Supervisor for Chieftaincy Affairs)
The LG Chairman, appreciated the Traditional Ruler and all the industrious sons of Irele Local Government present for their commitments and their selfless services rendered so far to complete necessary documentations about the EIA report.
In the close remarks of HRM Oba Oyewunmi Zephaniah Abiodun( The Laragunsi of Iyansan ) appreciated all the committee members for their punctuality and selflessness. He also urged committee members to see the task as a Clarion call for the community service in the best interest of all and sundry.
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