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Principals Urged To Embrace Modern Teaching Methods


The Ogun State Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Mrs. Modupe Mujota has called on Principals and Vice – Principals in the State public secondary schools to join hands with the government, by training its members on modern teaching methodologies, thereby making schools across the State, centres of excellence. The Commissioner who spoke when she received members of the State chapter of All Nigeria Confederation ... Read More »

OGSG Set To Distribute Basic Equipment To Primary Health Centres


The Ogun State Government is set to distribute basic equipment to Primary Health Care Centres across the state, in line with the Saving One Million Lives Performance for Result (SOMLP for R) initiative. A release signed by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Health, Dr. Nafiu Olatunde Aigoro, indicated that the SOMLP for R, an initiative of Federal government, that seeks to increase utilization and quality ... Read More »

Ogun Organises Workshop For Nda Candidates


Ogun State Government, through the Bureau of Cabinet and Special Services, Ministry of Health and Hospitals Management Board is organising a one-day workshop to sensitize all indigenes of the State, who are intending candidates of the Nigerian Defence Academy for the 70thRegular Commandant Course on Medical Standards and criteria used by the Armed Forces selection Board. A statement by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Information ... Read More »

Nimet Prediction: Ogun May Not Experience Severe Flooding -Commissioner


The Ogun State government says the State may not experience severe flooding this year as revealed in the 2018 seasonal Rainfall Prediction (SRP) of the Nigeria Meteorological Agency (NiMet). The Commissioner for Environment, Mr. Bolaji Oyeleye in a Statement in Abeokuta, said, though most areas in the State may not witness serious flooding, as NiMet had forecasted a normal rainfall season for the State, however, ... Read More »

Ogun Halts Mining Activities Around Electric Towers


The Ogun State Government has ordered stoppage of mining activities around electric towers in the State, particularly along Shimawa road in Sagamu Local Government Area. The Commissioner for Commerce and Industry, Otunba Bimbo Ashiru, who gave the order in Abeokuta, disclosed that mining around such structure, if left unchecked, could lead to their collapse, thereby endangering lives and causing power outrage. He warned that Government ... Read More »

Start Planting, Ogsg Urges Farmers


Farmers in Ogun State have been advised to start planting, as the raining season was around the corner. The State Commissioner for Agriculture, Mrs. Adepeju Adebajo who gave the advice at a press conference organised by the Ministry, said the Nigeria Meteorological Agency (NIMET) has predicted early rainfall in most local government areas of the State, hence, the need for farmers to start planting their ... Read More »

Ogun Tescom To Induct New Set Of Principals, Vice – Principals


The Ogun State Teaching Service Commission is set to induct 65 new Principals and 152 Vice-Principal, as part of efforts to ensure smooth administration of the State Public Secondary Schools.           According to a statement by the Chairman of the Commission, Chief (Mrs.) Olabosipo Ogunsan, the new Principals and Vice-Principals would be inducted on Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018 at AGSOBA hall, Abeokuta Grammar School, Idi-Aba, Abeokuta ... Read More »

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 »

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