Executive Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has said that for the State Governors in Nigeria to succeed in providing better grassroots leadership, the Local Government system in the country must be made to succeed as a tier of Government. The Governor spoke yesterday during a courtesy visit to his office b
ALGON STRATEGIC PLAN 2021- 2025 …As we begin the implementation of this strategic plan, we must build capacity to effectively deliver the expected outcomes as agreed at the just concluded all-inclusive ALGON 2021 Retreat in Lagos (MARCH 2021). The retreat validated our vision, mission and brand values. The retreat also
ALGON will be a more vibrant and respected association, responsive to its members and other stakeholders.
The ALGON National President, Hon. Kolade Alabi in an interview with Channels Tv News, canvasses for Bottom-Top approach as part of efforts aimed at containing the rising insecurity in the country.
The League of African Development Students (LEADS Africa), on Wednesday, October 27th, 2021 payed a courtesy call to Bariga Council Secretariat to honour Hon Alabi Kolade David, the council Chairman and National President of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON). The Pan-African student organization hon
REPORT ON CONSULTATIVE TRAINING PROGRAM ON ENGAGEMENT WITH ALGON NAMTAX & NATIS It is with great pleasure I officially announce the successful completion of the above training session. Many thanks to all those who turned up for the event , I dedicate this success to you all🤛. I like to highlight the high points of t
The National President of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria,(ALGON), Hon. Alabi Kolade David on behalf of the National Executive Council (NEC), Board of Trustees (BOT), Management and Staff of ALGON has thanked President Muhammadu Buhari (GCFR) and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic
The former Executive Executive Chairman of Lafia Local Government Area (LGA) of Nasarawa State who is also the National Treasurer of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria) ALGON), Hon. Maifata Muazu has been returned, duly elected in yesterday’s council election in the north central state. Hon. Maifata Muazu
The Federal Government has advised local government councils in the country to explore the immense opportunities from its policies and programmes aimed at improving the welfare of people at grassroots. Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Otunba Adeniyi Adebayo, gave the advice on Monday at the opening of the Assoc
The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Otunba Niyi Adebayo, has urged Local Government Chairmen to create investment friendly environment to reduce their over-reliance on revenue from the federation account. He said this in his address of welcome delivered at the opening ceremony of the Association of Local Go
All is now set for the commencement of the NIG@60: ALGON Made-In-Nigeria exhibition/trade fair and lecture, as organizer have disclosed that the event will create history and rebrand Nigeria as the pride of Africa. In a press statement, Head of Media on the project, Mr Olu Adekunle, noted that this is the first of its ki
The NAMTAXS AND NATIS PROJECT commenced the issuance of stickers to certified Vendors and Authorized Agents last week and today another company: NATIONAL FREIGHT HAULERS ASSOCIATION (NFHA) Delta State made payment and collected the sticker value of the paid sum. Addressing the gathering, Mr. Nuhu Ozigi (The Director of Fina
Honorable Colleagues, LATE DAVID ROGERS IRIMAGHA. With a heavy heart and deep sorrow, I announce most regrettably the passage into Eternal Glory of Mr. DAVID ROGERS IRIMAGHA - The Executive Chairman of Bonny Local Government, Rivers State who I gathered died in his sleep today. On behalf of the National Executive C
THEME: Nigeria’s Third Tier of Governance As The Stimulant for Cohesion, Unity, Economic Growth and Development. Date: 26th September - 30th September 2021. Venue: Old Parade Ground, Area 10, GArki Abuja, FCT. Contact: Tony or Emeka on 0915-555-7155
SALES OF STICKERS COMMENCES WITH MCHELLS UNIVERSAL SOLUTIONS DEBUTING IN PURCHASE AND COLLECTION AT ALGON HEADQUATERS NOW. The NAMTAXS AND NATIS PROJECT commencement of issuance of stickers to certified Vendors and Authorized Agents this afternoon recorded it maiden sale as one Mchells Universal Solutions made initial pa
National President ALGON Hon. Kolade Alabi David has applauded the hosting of NIG@60 stating that it would foster inclusive economic growth and development of the local government areas which is the foundation of our nation’s governance. He stated this while receiving the principal consultant of programme Mr Ono Akpe o
THEME: NIGERIA'S THIRD TIER OF GOVERNANCE AS THE STIMULANT FOR COHESION, UNITY, ECONOMIC GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT.
Arising from a two-hour meeting of the Board of Trustees (BOT) of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON) presided over by the BOT Chairman, Hon. Odunayo Ategbero, the Trustees unanimously passed a Vote of Confidence on the leadership of the association’s National President, Hon. Kolade David Alabi. In
The National President of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON), Hon. Alabi Kolade David, the National Executive Council (NEC) across Nigeria as well as the Board of Trustees led by Hon. Odunayo Ategbero have commended the members of the Department of State Security (DSS) and the Nigerian Police Force for
…Carts Away Several Items, Arrested After Tuesday’s botched efforts by Abdullahi Maje, the Chairman of Suleja Local Government Area, on Thursday afternoon at about 2pm, Maje led a group of thugs to invade the Nationàl Headquarters of Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ÀLGON). Maje has since been appreh
The National President of ALGON, Hon Alabi Kolade David has applauded the hosting of NIG@60 stating that its would foster inclusive economic growth and development of the local government areas which is the foundation of the nations governance. He stated this while receiving the principal consultant of programme Mr Ono A
"This event is “symbolic”, as it was the first time Council Chairmen would be having such interaction. On behalf of the Chairmen, we pledged our commitment to the party’s development programmes and collaboration with the State Government" Hon. Kolade Alabi ALGON National President and Lagos State ALGON representat
The chairman of Bariga Local Council, Hon Alabi Kolade David, who also doubles as the National President of Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON) alongside his Vice-Chairperson, Hon. Mrs. Adeola Zainot Kuponiyi received their Certificate of Return earlier on Tuesday. They were issued the certificate of retu
Encomium and thunderous applause rent the air as Lagos Local Government elections held yesterday through the LASIEC returned Hon. Alabi Kolade David as the Chairman of Bariga Council for another term of 4 years. He was declared winner at about 1.30am this morning by Mr. Ganiyu Folarinwaju the LCDA Returning Officer for t
The Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) has been commended for their efforts aimed at ensuring a hitch-free Election. Speaking immediately after casting his vote on Saturday, the standard flag bearer of Bariga Council and the incumbent National President of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeri
The National President Hon. Alabi Kolade David, NEC, BOT, Management and Staff of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria heartily rejoice with the the Director-General of ALGON, Hajiya Binta Adamu Bello who is fondly called Mama ALGON, as she clocks yet another year. According to a statement made available by th
The Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON) has called for an increase in federation allocation to local governments to 35.5 per cent. The group also called for abrogation of State and Local Government Joint Account and conduct council elections as at when due. In a communique issued by National Publicity
The Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON) has revealed that it will end multiple taxation of goods and services as well as illegal roadblocks across the country. The association revealed this in a statement signed by its national secretary for publicity, Mr. Solomon Onah, and released on Wednesday in Abu
The National Leadership of the Association of Local Government of Nigeria (ALGON) has commended Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State for the state’s secure and peaceful atmosphere as well as the giant feats his administration has recorded in infrastructural development with the limited resources at its disposal. Ad
The Ebonyi State Chapter of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON) has dissociated itself from the porpoted membership of a faceless Interim Management Committee (IMC), which has been existing only in the imagination of one Hon Abdullahi Maje. In a statement issued on behalf of the ALGON Chairperson Ebon
The Association of Local Governments of Nigeria, ALGON, met behind closed doors on Monday evening in Enugu, Coal City State. The meeting was held at the State Secretariat of ALGON in Enugu. ALGON’s National Executive Committee and board members, BoT, were chaired by the National President, the Hon. Alabi Kolade Davi
All is now set for the first ever Community Sporting fiesta as the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria Delta State Chapter pioneer its kick off in the state capital. ALGON roving news crew who made some last minutes checks authoritatively revealed that from its facility inspection, the sporting complexes are all
CORONATION: ALGON HARPS ON THE NEED TO RESPECT TRADITIONAL INSTITUTION AS KEY DEVELOPMENT PARTNERS FOR RURAL GROWTH, FELICITATE'S EMIR OF KANO ALHAJI AMINU ADO BAYERO AS THE 15TH EMIR OF KANO. The Association of Local Governments of Nigeria ALGON has said that no meaningful development will be achieved without effecti
The National President of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria, Hon Alabi Kolade David has said that development of Nigeria’s solid minerals must be pursued vigorously to generate adequate resources to satisfy the huge economic needs of the country. In his virtual contribution on the critical role of the local
STRATEGIC ENGAGEMENT WITH THE 774 LOCAL GOVERNMENT COUNCIL CHAIRMEN AND OTHER CRITICAL MINING STAKEHOLDERS. THEME: SUSTAINABLE MINING IN NIGERIA - THE CRITICAL ROLE OF LOCAL GOVERNMENTS IN THE REALISATION OF ECONOMIC DIVERSIFICATION AGENDA THROUGH THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE MINERALS AND METAL SECTOR. IN ATTENDANCE: ARCH. OLAMIL
JUST IN: ALGON AND FEDERAL MINISTRY OF MINES AND STEEL DEVELOPMENT MEETS @ ALGON NATIONAL HEADQUARTERS AHEAD OF ITS PLANNED VIRTUAL CONFERENCE ON THURSDAY JULY 1ST 2021. In attendance are : The National President Hon. Alabi Kolade David ably represented by the Chief of Staff Hon. Itiako Ikpokpo, the DG ALGON Hajiya Bi
...Welcomes jigawa LGAs into Democratically Elected System As a result of last Saturday's successful jigawa State Local Government elections, the National President of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON), Hon. Alabi Kolade David has commended Governor Mohammed Badaru Abubakar of the state for heeding
National President of ALGON, Hon. Alabi Kolade David in company with Hon. Itiako Ikpokpo celebrates Hon. Ibe Michael Nwoke, the Abia State Chairman of ALGON as he takes Ifunanya Marylinda to tie the nuptial knot dated Saturday, June 26th 2021 at The Holy Ghost Cathedral Enugu. Live!!!.
ALGON Chief of Staff to the National President, Hon. Constantine Itaiko Ikpokpo presiding over a meeting with HAKAR ENGINEERING NIG LTD. HAKAR Engineering proposed to partner with ALGON in a project for mechanization of Agriculture and bringing in the youth into active farming across the country and therefore improve foo
ALGON MULTI-STAKEHOLDERS ENGAGEMENT: NAMTAXS AND NATIS TEAM MEETS IN ALGON HEADQUARTERS TODAY 23RD JUNE, 2021 WITH REVENUE AGENTS ON SENSITIZATION AHEAD OF NATIONAL FLAG-OFF, CHIEF OF STAFF ADDRESSES THEIR CONCERNS. In line with the National President Hon Alabi Kolade David's policy of delivering service to the grassroot
CORPORATE COMMUNICATION: Signing of MOU by ALGON with Boost Communications to chart a new course on rural penetration took place on Wednesday 16th June 2021. Leading the august delegation is the National President of ALGON Hon Alabi Kolade David ably represented by Hon. Shehu Marshal Jega the Deputy National President.
ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL GOVERNMENTS OF NIGERIA HAS SIGNED AN MOU WITH BOOST COMMUNICATIONS AS WITNESSED BY MANY THE NATIONAL OFFICERS, THE NEC, BOT AND MANAGEMENT. The signing was presided by the Deputy National President Hon. Shehu Marshal Jega and the Director of Boost Communications Mr. Odion Bello who led the three of
Present are the Deputy National President Hon. Shehu Marshal Jega, Chief Of Staff, Hon Itiako Ikpokpo, Director-General, Hajiya Binta Adamu Bello, Chairman BOT, Hon. Odunayo Ategbero National Publicity Secretary Hon Solomon Onah, Director Legal Services/Administration Barr. Mrs Evan Enekwe, Hon. Maifata Muazu National Treas
Ekiti ALGON Chairman and Executive Chairman of Ekiti South West Local Government Area, Hon (Dr) Kola Amirekolade has on behalf of Ekiti State Local Government Chairmen felicitate with Nigerians on this year Democracy Day. This year's Democracy Day offer us another euphoria to celebrate twenty two years of uninterrupted civi
The Association of local governments of Nigeria National President, Hon. Alabi Kolade David has said that this year’s Democracy day is a unique one at the twilight of all forces of change and existential threats against democratization at the local level, which, according to him, have gathered so much momentum in recent t
The House of Representatives seeks support of ALGON in its planned Security Summit. (Picture gallery in the meeting has the Chief Of Staff to the National President Hon. Itiako Ikpokpo, D-G Hajiya Binta Adamu Bello, Director Legal/Admin Services, Barr. Evan Enekwe, Director Finance and Accounts Hon. Ozigi Nuhu and represent
ALGON builds synergy and development partnership with the Nigeria Governor's Forum. (Insert are Governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi, National President of ALGON Hon. Alabi Kolade David (middle) and ALGON Deputy National President, Hon. Marshal Shehu Jega during a courtesy by the Association to the NGF in Maitama Abuj
Photo Gallery of some of the attendees (delegates) at the March 24th 2021 ALGON General Assembly in Shehu Musa Yar'Adua Center Abuja.
It appears that the All Progressives Congress and the People’s Democratic Party are both on a collision course in Ebonyi State over the alleged abduction of a lawyer and former Coordinator of the Amuagata Development Centre in Ohaozara Local Government Area of the state, Amos Ogbonnaya. Ogbonnaya was alleged to have be
Leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bariga council, Lagos, have said that visible transformation in the council necessitated automatic ticket for the council Chairman, Kolade Alabi. According to them, Alabi, who is also the National President of Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON), got the n
ALGON TRAIN LANDS IN AKURE WITH ALGON ONDO STATE CHAIRMEN HON AUGUSTINE OLORUNTOGBE PRESENTING ALGON POSITIONS TO ONE OF THE SENATE CTTEE' REP. LIVE FROM ONDO. Ondo state came alive this morning with electrifying presentation that ceased the atmosphere with mind boggling position of the Association of local governments
Hon. Ezekiel Pabuet (right, clad in Native) the Plateau state ALGON Chairman and the National Organizing Secretary make's strong case for a virile local Governments and Councils as he took his turn to present ALGON's memoranda in course of the Zonal Public Hearing in Plateau State.
The Association of Local Government of Nigeria (ALGON) has advocated for full legislative powers to be given to the legislative arm of the local government. Mr Ezekiel Vulgap, Plateau ALGON Chairman, made the position known in an interview with newsmen on Thursday in Jos after submitting the ALGON memorandum to the Senat
ALGON makes historic presentation today May 26th 2021 in Bauchi State with a delegation led by the Bauchi State ALGON Chairman, HON. Yusuf Garba Alkaleri.
Somolu/Bariga Local Councils of Lagos State was agog yesterday as it played host to the apex leaders of the constituents including party stakeholders, mammoth supporters, Artisans, Traditional Chiefs, Religious leaders, other dignitaries with common agenda to pledge their unflinching loyalty to the eventful flag-off of Camp
ALGON NATIONAL PRESIDENT receives the Speaker Fedéral House of Reps Rt Hon Femi Gbajambiamila on arrival at the Shehu Musa Yar'Adua Conference Center Abuja ahead of General Assembly
ALGON GENERAL ASSEMBLY HELD IN SHEHU MUSA YAR'ADUA CENTER ABUJA DATED 24 MARCH 2021 (Insert: Rt Hon Femi Gbajambiamila The Speaker of House of Representatives left, National President of ALGON Hon Alabi Kolade David introducing the Chairman BOT ALGON Hon Odunayo Ategbero right on arrival at the venue.
Few hours after the announcement of the winners of the Oyo State Local Governments election by the Oyo State Independent Electoral Commission (OYSIEC), the National President of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON), Hon Alabi Kolade David has sent his congratulatory message to the council Chairmen-elect.
Ahead of the two-day Zonal Public Hearing scheduled for 26th and 27 of this May by the National Assembly Review of the 1999 Constitution, ambushing 4 Principal Officers of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria was a herculean task but coincidentally, it was their emergency meeting recently in Abuja where the duo o
ALGON condoles with Buhari, Nigerians and families of military plane crash victims May 23, 2021 Sunrise Reporters.
The National President of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON), Hon Alabi Kolade David has, on behalf of the National Executive Committee (NEC), the bo
Coordinator of the Imo State Chapter of the National Youth Development Project (NYDP), Onochie Okanu, says the NYDP Peace Cup, billed to kick off across the six geopolitical zones next month, will help restore peace in the Eastern region. The competition will be unveiled in Abuja on May 25. Speaking during the state chap
..As WABIO FOUNDATION Presents Test And Treat Malaria Outreach Programme Medical Supplies Donated By The Ibru Organisation In the picture (From Left to Right: Mr. Emeka Ugwu-Oju, Founder, NESH Foundation; Hon. Kenneth Ibru, representing IBRU Organisation; Mrs. Ebele Enemchukwu, Founder, WABIO Foundation; Barrister Chiedu
Constitution Amendment: ALGON hails Senate zonal public hearing May 13, 2021 Sunrise Reporters By: Okey Muogbo The National President of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON), Hon Alabi Kolade David has commended the Senate committee Chairman, Senate Committee on Constitution Amendment, his members and
Association of Local Government of Nigeria (ALGON), Delta State chapter, has thrown its weight behind southern governors on banning of open cattle grazing in southern part of the country, urging them to match their words with actions. The 17 southern governors met in Asaba, Delta State where they banned open cattle grazi
Wishes Him Well in the Year Ahead The National Executive Council (NEC) members of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON) has Congratulated the association’s National President, Hon. Alabi Kolade David on his birthday as he clocks yet another year. In a statement made available to Abuja Business R
The Governor of Nasarawa State, Engineer Abdullahi Sule (4th from right) with the ALGON Chairman Nasarawa State Hon. Maifata Muazu during the Commissioning of Police Station in Assakio, built by Local Government Chairman, Aminu Maifata recently. As part of efforts aimed at strengthening internal security architecture in
The Association of Local Government of Nigeria (ALGON) has called on President Muhamamdu Buhari to invoke his constitutional powers by directing relevant anti-corruption agencies to arrest and investigate Mr. Alabi Akolade David for alleged misappropriation, diversion and money laundering of funds to the tune of over N5 bil
A high powered delegation led by the National President, Hon. Alabi Kolade David with some members of the National Executive Council and principal officers of ALGON have paid a solidarity visit to the Niger state Governor Alhaji Sani Bello
The National President of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria Hon. Kolade David Alabi yesterday
Newly elected ALGON NEC members taking Oath of Office on the sidelines of the General Assembly on March 24th 2021
Hon. Maifata Muazu the ALGON Chairman Nasarawa state handing over some palliatives to indigents of Nasarawa state during ALGON intervention to the valuable citizens across various Communities in 2020.
Saturday, May 16 2020 was a date in history as the Covid-19 food interventions of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria in collaboration with the Hon. Minister, Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq with the National President of ALGON Hon A
Kolade Alabi is a Lawyer, he was the former Vice Chairman, former Executive Secretary , the current Chairman of Bariga LCDA Lagos and the President of ALGONDiscover More