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Ogun: Pacesetter In C of O Distribution- Amosun


The Governor of Ogun State, Senator Ibikunle Amosun says the Homeowners’ Charter Programme has received wide acceptance, as other states of the federation had adopted similar scheme. The Governor disclosed this during the presentation of 1000 Certificates of Occupancy (C of O) and Building Plan Approval to another batch of beneficiaries at the Arcade Ground, Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta. Amosun who was represented by the Commissioner for ... Read More »

African Drum Festival, Not A Jamboree- Commissioner


The Ogun State Commissioner for Culture and Tourism, Basorun Muyiwa Oladipo says the soon to be held African Drum Festival is not a jamboree, but a way to promote the rich cultural values of the country. Oladipo who stated this in Abeokuta on a live radio programme, debunked the jamboree insinuations, said the State was ready to host the rest of Africa, as the festival ... Read More »

Ogun Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board Holds Quranic Graduation Ceremony


  The Ogun State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board will on Sunday April 22, 2018, hold its  sixth  Quranic and Arabic Graduation Ceremony (Walimatul Quran) beginning from 10.00 am, A release signed by the Executive Secretary of the Board, Alhaji Tunji Kalejaiye, indicated that the venue would be June 12 Cultural Centre, Kuto Abeokuta. It added that the Governor of the State, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, would be the ... Read More »

OGSG Thumbs Up Implementation Of Home Grown School Feeding Programme


Ogun State government has expressed satisfaction with the level of implementation of the Home Grown School Feeding Programme in the State. The State Commissioner for Special Duties and Intergovernmental Affairs, who is also the Focal Person, Social Intervention Programmes (SIPS), Barr. Leke Adewolu, made this known while delivering a speech at the launch of Transparency and Accountability Project of the Centre for Women’s Health and ... Read More »

Mujota Charges Students On Early Preparation


As this year’s May/June West African Secondary School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) gets under way, candidates writing the examination in Ogun State have been told to prepare early, in order to come out in flying colours. The State Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Mrs. Modupe Mujota who made the call while addressing news men after monitoring the examination in Abeokuta, said early preparation rather than ... Read More »

Continue To Promote Our Cultural Values, Amosun Charges Actors


Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, has charged Nollywood Actors  not to relent in their efforts at promoting the rich African cultural heritage and values, as well as work towards surpassing Hollywood in the near future. Governor Amosun gave the charge in his welcome address at the opening of the Directors Guild of Nigeria (DGN), Ogun Nollywood Fiesta 2018, held at the Hubert Ogunde Hall, ... Read More »

500 Basic Equipment Distributed To PHCs In Ogun

chief mrs. yetunde onanuga

Furtherance to effective healthcare service delivery to the citizenry, Ogun State Government, through the Save One Million Lives Initiatives, has distributed over 500 essential basic equipment to Primary Healthcare Centres across the state. The State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun in his address at the event held at the Arcade Ground, Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta, said the distribution was apt, as it would strengthen the state’s government commitment ... Read More »

Ogun To Support Agro-Industrialised Economy

Mrs. Adepeju Adebajo

The Ogun State Government says it will continue to support activities that promote the development of agro-industrialised economy. Commissioner for Agriculture, Mrs. Adepeju Adebajo gave this assurance at the closing of a technical planning workshop on a land degradation neutrality transformative project, with the theme “Ile Dotun”, held  in Abeokuta. Adebajo said “Ile Dotun” project was to ensure the restoration of natural landscape of Imeko-Afon ... Read More »

89 Awaiting Trial Inmates Regain Freedom In Ogun


A total of 89 Awaiting Trial Inmates have been granted amnesty by the Chief Judge of Ogun State, Justice Olatokunbo  Olopade and her team of Administration of Criminal Justice Committee, at the end of  jail delivery visit to prison formations across the State. Olopade disclosed that the jail delivery exercise was not aimed at releasing criminals, but to reduce cases of unlawful detention and awaiting ... Read More »

African Drums Festival 2018: To Ogun Ready Host The World

All is now set for the third edition of the African Drums Festival, scheduled to hold in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, between April 19 to 21, 2018. The State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun who stated this in Abeokuta, while addressing a press conference as part of activities lined up for the event, said the festival, with the theme, ‘’Reviving Our Culture in Drums’’, was a ... Read More »

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