2012: Best Wishes for a Happy New Year

Dear Constituents,

I am glad that we made it into 2012. May God comfort and strengthen all those for whom the past year was a less-than-ideal experience. In spite of the prevailing difficulties, as we begin this New Year, let us renew our hope in the possibility of a great future.

Subsisting challenges, including poverty and unemployment, appear to have been further compounded by the removal of fuel subsidy and increasing costs.… Read the rest

Remi Tinubu empowers students, rural women

THE joy of the people of Lagos Central Senatorial district knew no bounds when their representative in the Senate, Senator Oluremi Tinubu empowered rural women and awarded scholarship to many of her constituents.

This gesture was made through the Senator’s constituency initiatives tagged; Post-Secondary School Scholarship Scheme PSSS and Petty Traders Empowerment Capital Scheme PETECS.

The aim was to assist brilliant but indigent youths acquire university education as well as to give supplementary capitals to some petty traders to improve on their standard of living.… Read the rest

Remi Tinubu convenes kiddies praise carnival

THE popular Expo Hall, Eko Hotel, Lagos was full to capacity, Wednesday, December 21, 2011 with kids taking the lead at an inter-denominational service of praise and worship meant to portray the Nigerian unity through the innocence of children camaraderie.

Convened by the former first lady of Lagos State, Senator Oluremi Tinubu, the Musical Youth Fiesta, otherwise called One Church, was the first of its kind; it was an impressive gathering of children of school age under one umbrella wherein they freely gave praise and worship to God without denominational bias.… Read the rest

Tinubu Foundation felicitates with elderly, widows

A non-governmental organisation, Bola Tinubu Foundation, has distributed 3,000 bags of rice and vegetable oil to elderly people and widows in Lagos State.

This was part of the foundation’s Christmas outreach programme.

The coordinators, Ademola Gbadegesin and Seyi Tinubu, told reporters at the Women Development Centre, Ogba, where the items were distributed, that the foundation believes in caring for the needy.… Read the rest

5,000 kids for Tinubu’s musical fiesta

FIVE thousand youths are expected at this year’s “Musical Youth Fiesta” in Lagos on December 21 at Eko Hotels, Victoria Island.

The festival is initiated by Senator Oluremi Tinubu (Lagos Central), who explained that it would afford children and youths between seven and 21 years, opportunities to showcase their talents in music and graphic designs.

The event will be televised live on Television Continental (TVC) and Lagos Television.… Read the rest