Local Government Chairwoman and the Head of the Local Government Council Modupe Ojodu in conjunction with the state government have concluded and decided to carry out a clearing demolishing and cleaning exercise to break down unwanted road side shops in form of containers along the Amuwo Odofin Estate, Raji Rasaki Estate, Amuwo Odofin New Town, Festac Town,where Shopright shopping mall and golden tiulp hotel is not to far from the vicinity pictures and video were taken as waterlogged befalls the area of this same locality.
The Upper belt comprises Amuwo Odofin Estate, Raji Rasaki Estate, Amuwo Odofin New Town, Festac Town , Abule Ado, Trade-fair Complex among others. The Local Government, with a population of over 1,500,000 according to the 2006 Census shares its boundaries with Ajeromi and Ifelodun Local Government in the East, Oriade Local Government in the West, the Badagry Creek to the South and Isolo/Igando Local Government to the North.
The culture and tradition of Amuwo cannot be separated from those of the indigenous dwellers of the Aworis. Some of the festivals embraced by the people are Elegba, Oro, Sangbeto and Igunuko festivals.