Following the inauguration of the Diocese of Lagos Mainland on August 23, 2006, as the 95th diocese of the Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion) and the enthronement of the Rt. Rev. Prof. Adebayo Dada Akinde as its pioneer Bishop on the same day, it became obvious that if this potential giant straddled by the legendary Diocese of Lagos and the Diocese of Lagos West must fly, it needed to walk as it were at double-quick pace. So much needed to be done to get the new diocese off and running: the bishop had no office property called and no Bishop’s court.
Jesus answered, "It is written: `Man does not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes from the mouth of God. ' " Then the devil took him to the holy city and had him stand on the highest point of the temple. "If you are the Son of God," he said, "throw yourself down.