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National Census: Oshodi/Isolo LG boss appeals for citizens’ cooperation

In an attempt to ensure a hitch-free area enumeration demarcation and national census as would be carried out by the National Population Commission the chairman of Oshodi/Isolo Local government, Hon Bolaji Muse-Ariyoh has appealed to residents of the council to show cooperation and understanding to enumerators as they set out for the exercise.

This was contained in a public announcement made by the media team of the council boss.

Read the full statement below:


22nd December 2020


This is to notify residents of Oshodi-Isolo Local Government that the National Population Commission has commenced the Enumeration Area Demarcation in our community. This is in preparation for the coming National census.

We implore residents to please cooperate with the officials that will be dressed in the National Population Commission regalia by doing the following:

  1. Allow them to move freely within our community for the demarcation exercise
  2. Give them access to buildings/ housing units to number them for the demarcation exercise
  3. Provide adequate security for the demarcations and their equipment during the exercise.
    4.Respond truthfully to inquiries from the demarcations
    5.Do not interfere in the exercise and allow them to execute their assignment professionally.

It is the division of our community into small areas that can be conveniently covered by a pair of enumerators during the census period.
Please kindly give maximum support to the enumerator when you noticed them in your community.

Media /Publicity
Oshodi-Isolo Local Government

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