On Saturday, 12th March, 2016, the Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Ajayi Obasa made a surprise visit to 16-yr-old Bolaji Kalejaiye, who was hit by stray bullets during the recent Mile 12 crisis at his bedside in the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Ikeja.
Rt. Hon. Obasa was in company of his lawmaker colleagues, among them, the Assembly Deputy Chief Whip, Hon. Omotayo Oduntan; the Chairman of the House Committee on Information, Strategy and Security, Hon. Tunde Buraimoh; the Chairman of the House Committee on Health, Hon. Segun Olulade; the Chairman of the House Committee on Judiciary, Human Rights, Public Petitions and LASIEC, Princess Adefunmilato Tejuoso; the Chairman of the House Committee on Youths, Sports and Social Development, Hon. Adedamola Richard Kasumu; and Hon. Jude Idimogu.
The delegation was received by the victim’s mother, Mrs. Alero Kalejaiye and at the end of the visit, the Speaker donated N500,000 to offset the medical bills of the victim.