LWC IJU WATERWORKS STAFF QUARTER’S RESIDENTS ASSOCIATION CELEBRATES NIGERIA 58TH INDEPENDENCE ANNIVERSARY, VISITS ONIKAN MUSEUM, LWC HQ.
The Lagos Water Corporation Iju Waterworks Staff Quarter’s Residents Association celebrated 58th Nigeria Independence Anniversary today Saturday 13th October, 2018.
The Nigeria Independence Anniversary Celebration Family fun fair visited the Nigeria National Museum, Onikan, and Lagos Water Corporation Headquarters, Ijora, Lagos as parts of the activities lined up for the big event/celebration.
However, the Chairman of the Association, LWC Head, Sales and Commercial, Mr. Ajose Michael has lauded the management of LWC, led by the MD/CEO, Engr. Muminu Adekunle Badmus for his gesture and support towards the success of the celebration.
“It is an initiative designed towards bringing the Staff and families closer to the Corporation and appreciation of its facilities”.
Mr. Ajose made this assertion before the take off at the Iju Waterworks, he equally praised the efforts of the organising committee, particularly the welfare committee, Mr. Ogundare Olatunbosun, Mrs. Akinnzubi Yetunde, Mrs. Awosanya yemisi, Adekunle and Elisabeth for their contributions.
The Association Executives are: Mr. Ajose Micheal, Chairman;
Mrs. Aroba, Vice Chairman; Engr. Matiluko, Secretary; Mr. Odjegba Micheal, Assistant Secretary; Mr. Biliaminu Lasisi, Treasurer and Mr. Ogunjobi Bolaji.
The celebration ought to have taken place before today, but for the aborted NLC Nationwide Strike that paralysed activities all over the country.
The Nigerian National Museum, Onikan is a national museum of Nigeria, located in the city of Lagos was founded in 1957 by English Archaeologist, Kenneth Murray.
The museum has a notable collection of Nigerian art, including pieces of statuary and carvings and archaeological and ethnographic exhibits. Of note is a Terra-cotta human head known as the Jemaa Head, part of the Nok culture among other notable artefacts.
It is noteworthy to remind you that the Association celebrated the 57th Nigeria Independence Anniversary on the 2nd October, 2017 with an Excursion to LWC Adiyan Waterworks, Adiyan as pilot stage for the yearly Nigeria Independence Anniversary Celebration.