The Executive Chairman, Odi-Olowo/ Ojuwoye Mushin, Honourable Rasaq Olusola Ajala’s name has become a household in Lagos state political environs.
Eloquent, handsome, intelligent and enterprising Ajala will clock 50 years old, Wednesday 17th August 2022. Lots of events are in the pipeline to celebrate the man of the moment who is also a role model to lots of youth in Odi-Olowo Ojuwoye Mushin.
In Nigeria, the political scene is so rough that men of honor with genuine intention to serve are finding it very difficult to operate.
In this kind of situation, one man with sincere insatiable appetite for service to humanity with excelling concrete evidence, such a man deserves commendation.
Performing this feat is no less a person than the current Chairman, Odi Olowo/Ojuwoye Local Council Development Area, Rasaq Olusola Ajala, who plays politics without bitterness and this has been really helping him in impacting very positively on the lives of so many people, especially those within his local council in Mushin and environs.
In his quest to uplift the local residents from poverty, many women and youth have been empowered through training in some trades including tailoring, while several schools receive furniture and computer wares.
A journalist by profession, Ajala, has been bringing his wealth of professional experience and exposure to bear in managing the affairs of the local council for the past four years and the result has been remarkable, paving way for being re-elected again.
The thoroughbred grassroots politician while speaking during the week with the selected few Exco members of Online Reporters Association of Nigeria (ORAN), led by its President, Shehu Adegbola Tijani at the Council Secretariat, Ilupeju, Lagos, chronicled several society driven goals, capital and human development recorded in the area.
Rasaq Olusola Ajala is a proud “MUSHINER” no doubt. He was born, brought up and started his political sojourn in Mushin Local Government of Lagos State. He is an accounting technician, a trained journalist and diplomat. An associate member of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relation, and the Institute of Local Government and Public Administration of Nigeria.
He is a politician with an exceptional appetite for developmental initiatives that is gear towards positioning his municipality to an enviable height, so as to compete favourably with other developed municipalities in the world.
Born on 17th August, 1972 to a prominent progressive Nigeria political family. His father has held various political office that include but not limited to;
Vice Chairman Odi-Olowo constituency for the defunct Unity Party of Nigeria (UPN).
Chairman, Chairman of Social Democratic Party (SDP), Idi-Oro (Ward A2).
Legal Adviser of Alliance for Democracy, Mushin Local Government.
Pioneer Chairman of Alliance for Democracy, Odi-Olowo/Ojuwoye Local Council Development Area.