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Stay Away From Hard Drugs, Students Warned

Babatunde Ipaye

As Ogun State Government takes its drug abuse campaign to secondary schools in Ijebu Zone, students have been charged to stay away from hard drugs and other unhealthy practices that could jeopardise their future. The State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Babatunde Ipaye while underscoring the purpose of the campaign, held at Adeola Odutola College, Ijebu- Ode, said the Drug Free Club Outreach put in place ... Read More »

Ogun Steps Up Campaign Against Illegal Dumpsites


In its determination to ensure a clean and healthy environment, the Ogun State Government has scaled up measures to evacuate illegal dumpsites across the nook and crannies of the State. The Commissioner for Environment, Mr. Bolaji Oyeleye, while supervising the evacuation of an illegal dumpsite at Berger Area of the State, said government would not relent in its effort at ensuring zero tolerance to illegal ... Read More »

Ogun HOS Extol Retired Perm. Sec,Charges Workers On Commitment

Mr. Abayomi Soband ogun New-HOS

Ogun State Head of Services (HoS), Mr. Abayomi Sobande, has called on all Civil Servants in the State, to be more committed and deligent in the discharge of their duties, towards sustaining the ethics of civil service. This advice was given at the sent-off party, organised by the Bureau of State Pension, for it out-gone Permanent Secretary Mr. Babatunde Agbaje and four other officers, who ... Read More »

OPIC Commended For Operational Ingenuity


Ogun State Property and Investment Corporation (OPIC) has been commended for its ingenuity at designing effective and efficient operational policies. This commendation was made by Governor Ibikunle Amosun during an oversight visit to the Corporation’s head office at Oke-Ilewo, Abeokuta. Amosun acknowledged that the operational policy of the corporation has contributed immensely, to the urban renewal drive of his administration, admonishing it not to rest ... Read More »

CDAs Catalyst To Grassroots Development- Commissioner

Hon. Gbenga Adenmosun 1

The roles of Community Development Associations (CDAs) in democratic governance cannot be overemphasised, as a result of various developmental projects being executed, through self-help. Commissioner for Community Development and Cooperative, Hon. Gbenga Ademosun, while speaking on a television programme said, Government appreciated the passion by which community associations put into developing their various communities, saying this has prompted the grants in-aid support which they receive ... Read More »

TRACE Takes Safety Campaign To Schools


The Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE) has said that, as part of its campaign efforts in 2018, safety advocacy would be re-introduce in school curriculum, in all tiers of education, in the State. The Corps Commander, Cdr Seni Ogunyemi who disclosed this during an interview with pressmen at his office in Abeokuta, said the introduction of safety, right from primary schools to ... Read More »

Amosun Tasks Journalists On National Unity

national union of journalists (nuj)

Journalists across the country have been enjoined to unite, rather than divide the nation through their write ups, especially now that the country is approaching electioneering period. The Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun stated this at his office in Abeokuta, while receiving the Executives of the State House Press Correspondents, who were in the State for a media symposium. Reacting to the theme of ... Read More »

Ogun HoS Charges Town Planners On Service Delivery


Town Planners in Ogun State have been charged to carry out their duties professionally and ensure that physical planning laws are obeyed. The State Head of Service, Mr. Abayomi Sobande  gave the charge in Abeokuta at a one-day retreat organised for senior management staff of the Ministry of Urban and Physical Planning with the theme ‘’Reposition Physical Planning as a Catalyst for the Mission to ... Read More »

Provide Platform For Extra-Curricular Activities – Commissioner Admonishes Principals


Principals in Ogun State public secondary schools have been admonished to provide necessary platform where educational enrichment programmes will be promoted in their various schools. Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Mrs Modupe Mujota gave the admonition while playing host to the Executive Members of the Nigerian Girls Guide Association, Ogun State branch in her office at Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta. Mujota noted that embracing voluntary organisations ... Read More »

Ogun Seeks Traders’ Support For Cleaner Environment


The Ogun State Government has called for more support from traders towards a cleaner environment, especially in market places across the state. The Commissioner for Environment, Mr Bolaji Oyeneye who made the call while interacting with market leaders in Abeokuta, expressed displeasure at the level of sanitation in market places, saying this necessitated the closure of Adatan market in Abeokuta recently. He said his Ministry ... Read More »

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