Category Archives: Seyi

Members Questions

Seyi writes… A couple months ago I made a commitment to ask more questions around the London Stadium and the £52.2million loan the Council has lost. I unfortunately couldn’t attend the Full Council meeting so submitted written questions instead. Please see … Continue reading

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Warmest Thanks

Seyi writes… ‘ello!  Happy New year!  I hope you all had a lovely Christmas and a well-deserved break.  Four years ago, Forest Gate North branch took a chance on a young 21 year old Labour activist and not only selected … Continue reading

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Meeting with St. Winiefride’s RC School

Seyi writes… After it was revealed that a local primary school in Newham had asked it’s pupils to come to school dressed as slaves to mark the 30th Anniversary of Black History Month myself and Cllr Beckles took these actions and on of them was … Continue reading

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March- October Councillor Report

Seyi writes… One of my top three proudest moments as a Councillor is taking a Syrian refugee family I helped apply for resettlement to the UK through Hillsong Church London to their first Friday Prayers in Newham. Forest Gate North Woodgrange … Continue reading

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Follow up on Newham Black History Month

Seyi writes… After it was revealed that a local primary school in Newham had asked it’s pupils to come to school dressed as slaves to mark the 30th Anniversary of Black History Month myself and Cllr Beckles took the following actions: We wrote … Continue reading

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‘First of all’ Black People Existed Before Slavery

Seyi writes… It was extremely disappointing and upsetting to read that a primary school in Newham had asked it’s pupils to come to school dressed as slaves to mark the 30th Anniversary of Black History Month. As local black councillors and having … Continue reading

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Stratford Gyratory- Have your say!

Seyi  shares… Dear Stakeholder The London Borough of Newham has developed proposals that will transform Stratford town centre. This will include removing the gyratory around the Stratford Centre and introducing two-way traffic movement on Great Eastern Road, The Grove, Romford … Continue reading

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