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Ogun Strenghtens Ambulance Services

Babatunde Ipaye

In a bid to ensure effective health care delivery to all and sundry, Ogun State government, in conjunction with the Social Developmental Goals Office, has procured three new ambulances for quick response to emergency cases across the State. The State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Babatunde Ipaye, while addressing Pressmen in Abeokuta, said the ambulances were procured to complement the existing ones, adding that the three ... Read More »

Journalists Charged To Promote Unity To Enhance National Peace

Media practitioners have been enjoined to promote unity through objective and balanced reportage, in order to enhance national peace. Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun who made the call at the commissioning of the Secretariat of the Nigerian Union of Journalists, Ogun State Information Chapel, situated within the State Secretariat, Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta, said journalists are partners in progress, in the development of the nation, therefore ... Read More »

Stakeholders Tasked On Sustainable Development Goals Projects


In order to ensure successful implementation of year 2015 Sustainable Development Goals/Local Government Areas (SDG/LGA) Track Projects in Ogun State, stakeholders at the council level have been urged to join hands with the State Technical Team, to supervise the projects and ensure that contractors work according to specifications. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Budget and Planning, Alhaji Adekunle Taiwo, gave the charge at a meeting ... Read More »

Amosun Inaugurates 15-Man Steering Committee On Civil Service Reform


The Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun has inaugurated a 15 man steering committee to reform and reposition the civil and public service for optimal service delivery. Governor Amosun after the inauguration at his Oke-Mosan office in Abeokuta, charged the committee to be alive to their responsibilities and see to the successful transformation of the service, saying the success of any government depended largely on ... Read More »

Commissioner Lauds Self Help Programmes By CDAs

Hon. Gbenga Adenmosun 1

Community developments’ self help programmes are initiatives that governments at all levels can key in, to fast track the socio-economic development. The Ogun State Commissioner for Community Development and Cooperatives, Hon. Gbenga Adenmosun stated this at the presentation of Certificate of Registration to Fadage Area Community Development Committee in Opeji Local Council Development Area. The Commissioner who was represented by the Director, Community Development, Alhaji ... Read More »

Ogun Has 216 Tuberculosis Treatment Centres – Ipaye

Babatunde Ipaye

The Ogun State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Babatunde Ipaye has disclosed that the State currently has 216 Tuberculosis Treatment Centres spread across the 20 Local Government Areas of the State. Dr. Ipaye who made this known during a press briefing in Abeokuta, to commemorate the 2018 World Tuberculosis Day tagged, “Find and Notify All TB Cases,’’ submitted that the disease was the ninth leading cause ... Read More »

Empowerment Of Women Remains Our Priority -Comm


Ogun State Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social Development, Mrs. Abiola Kufile-Okonji has reaffirmed government’s commitment at ensuring that, women across the State are supported economically, to make them self-reliant. The Commissioner stated this at Ipokia Local Government Area, where over 120 women gathered to partake in the Mobile Skill Acquisition training, organised by her ministry to train women on proficiency in the production of ... Read More »

IFAD Commends Ogun Agricultural Policies


The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Value Chain Development Programme has commended Ogun State government for its commitment to agricultural development through the prompt payment of its counterpart funds and other laudable policies and programmes. IFAD Value Chain Mission Consultant, Prof. Lombin Ganyir, gave the commendation when he led a team to the State on the mid-term inspection of activities of the programme. ‘’The ... Read More »

Our Business Policies Are System-Driven – Amosun


The Ogun state Governor,  Senator Ibikunle Amosun says his administration is determined  to create a strong institution and a system- driven government that will be sustained beyond his tenure. Governor Amosun who stated this while giving his closing remarks at the fourth edition of the State Investors’ Forum held at the June 12 Cultural Centre, Abeokuta,  said the system would be such that things would be done without ... Read More »

We’ll Ensure Obedience To Traffic Rules


Ogun State Government has reiterated its resolve at maintaining discipline on the roads by ensuring that traffic rules and regulations are obeyed. The Special Adviser to Ogun State Governor on Transportation, Mr. Gbenga Opesanwo who stated this during a visit to Sango-Ota end of Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway, said, government would not renege on its efforts at ensuring safety on the roads, particularly in the densely populated ... Read More »

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