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Customs-Smugglers Clash: Ogun Assembly Cautions On Loss Of Lives


The Ogun State House of Assembly has cautioned operatives of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) to be more civil while apprehending smugglers in border towns in the State so as to avoid unnecessary loss of lives. The Speaker, Rt. Hon. Suraju Ishola Adekunbi made the appeal while responding to the submission of the member representing Imeko/Afon State Constituency, Hon. Jemili Akingbade, who spoke under personal ... Read More »

Trace Steps Up Safety Awareness Campaign


In continuation of its Road Safety Awareness Campaign to all secondary schools in Ogun State, the Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE) has taken its sensitization to some schools across the State. The Corps Public Education Officer, Commander Morolake Filani, who led the campaign, enjoined students to be cautious when crossing the road and whoever is occupying the front seat should endeavour to fasten the ... Read More »

FG, Ogun Agree On Relocation Of Abeokuta Rail Main Station


The Abeokuta railway main station, under the ongoing Lagos-Ibadan rail project of the Federal Government, has been relocated to the Moshood Abiola International Trade Fair Complex, Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta. This is contrary to initial plans to locate it where about 1000 houses were penciled down for demolition, with the payment of about N2.8 billion compensation expected to be paid to residents, whose houses would have been ... Read More »

Amosun Lauded On Infrastructural Development


The Iyaloja of Ilaro, Alhaja Risikat Idowu, has commended the Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun on his infrastructural drive towards making life more meaningful for the citizens of the State. Alhaja Risikat who gave the commendation during an interactive section with newsmen in Ilaro, Yewa South Local Government Area, eulogized this administration for fair distribution of projects to all parts of the State, pointing ... Read More »

OGSG/World Bank Team Reels Out Spending Plan Of $350m Loan


Ogun State Government and the World Bank team have reeled out a five year spending plan for the three hundred and fifty million dollars World Bank loans, covering the five key areas of the Senator Ibikunle Amosun led government in the state. The World Bank Task Team leader, Mr. Kofi Nouve made this known during a presentation at the State Executive Council meeting, held at ... Read More »

Ogun Trains Workers On Effective Service Delivery


Ogun State Civil Service Commission has organised its second edition of the year 2018 quarterly in-house training programme, with the theme “Leadership for Effective Service Delivery”. Delivering a lecture on the theme, the guest Lecturer, Barr. Ayomide Abraham, described leadership skills as the capacity to solve problems and the ability to stretch individuals thinking to meet particular needs and the organizational set goals. According to ... Read More »

Ogun To Sensitize Citizens On Proper Use Of Llin

Babatunde Ipaye

Furtherance to the malaria elimination campaign, the Ogun State Government has restated its commitment to keep sensitizing citizens on how best to use the Long Lasting Insecticidal Nets (LLIN) across the Local Government Areas of the State. The State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Babatunde Ipaye, who stated this during the state Debriefing LLIN Campaign meeting, held at Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta, said the State would continue its ... Read More »

Ogun Equips Workers On Leadership Skills


As part of efforts to equip workers with leadership skills for effective service delivery, the Ogun State Civil Service Commission will on Monday May 14, 2018 hold its second edition of the quarterly In-House Training. A release signed by the Permanent Secretary of the Commission, Mrs. Amope Chokor, indicated that the training with the topic, ‘’Leadership Skills for Effective Service Delivery,’’ was aimed at equipping ... Read More »

Ogun Trains Students On Skills Aquisition


Towards exposing students in public secondary schools to entrepreneurial and skills development, Ogun State Government in collaboration with Junior Achievements in Nigeria (JAN), has organised a 2-day entrepreneurial skills to selected schools across the State. Declaring open the event held at Abeokuta Grammar School, Idi Aba, Abeokuta, the Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Mrs. Modupe Mujota, said the training would  bridge the gap between theory ... Read More »

Commissioner Advocates More Economic Power For Women


Empowering women, particularly those at the grassroots will engender rapid national development, as they constitute significant percentage of the nation’s total population. The Ogun State Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social Development, Mrs. Abiola Kufile-Okonji, stated this at the second phase of the Mobile Skill Acquisition Training, organised by her Ministry in Ifo, Imeko/Afon and Remo North Local Government Areas of the State. According to ... Read More »

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