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Mrs Buhari Advocates Improved Healthcare For Women, Children


Wife of the President of Nigeria, Mrs. Aisha Buhari has enjoined wives of south-west Governors to intensify efforts at addressing maternal and child mortality within their regions, in order to reduce the high rate of death among women and children in their states and Nigeria at large. Mrs Buhari while making this clarion call during the South West Regional 3-Day Training Workshop, on Advocacy for ... Read More »

Commissioner Tasks Media On National Cohesion

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Ogun State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Chief Dayo Adeneye has urged the media to dwell more on issue that would unite the country, as well as champion the call for restructuring and true federalism, without forgoing its roles and responsibilities. Adeneye who stated this while declaring open a seminar with the theme: “Role of the Media in Nation Building”, organised by Kashogi Media, in ... Read More »

Women Empowerment: Ogun Begins Mobile Skills Acquisition At The Grassroots

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Ogun State Government says it is committed to women empowerment, especially those at the grassroots, to enhance their economic and social status, giving them opportunity to contribute their quota in the rebuilding mission. The Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social Development, Mrs. Abiola Kufile-Okonji, stated this at the commencement of the 2018 Mobile Skill Aquisition Training, held at the Sagamu Local Government Secretariat, Ogun East ... Read More »

ITF Commends Ogun On Youth Empowerment


The Industrial Training Fund (ITF) has applauded the efforts of Ogun State Government, at providing employment opportunities and reducing poverty among the youths, through its various life-changing empowerment programmes. Director-General of the Fund, Sir Joseph Ari gave the commendation while speaking at the closing ceremony of the National Industrial Skills Development Programme, organised by the ITF in Abeokuta. Represented by the Director, Finance and Administration ... Read More »

Herdsmen Attacks: Ogun Assembly Calls For Surveillance


Security agencies in Ogun State have been charged to be at alert and keep close watch on herdsmen’s activities, particularly those said to be moving towards Opeji, Adatan and other parts of Abeokuta, the State capital. The Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Suraju Adekunbi, who gave the charge while responding to a number of personal explanations at the plenary, held at ... Read More »

SUBEB Re-Assures On Equal Access To Basic Education


The Ogun State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) has re-affirmed its commitment to ensure that children of school age have equal and unhindered access to quality basic education, irrespective of their parents’ social status.   The Chairman of the Board, Alhaji Olatunde Okewole stated this when he led management staff of the board to  monitor  resumption of public primary schools for the 2017/2018 second term ... Read More »

Amosun Signs N343.9 Billion 2018 Budget Into Law


The Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun has signed into law the N343.9 Billion 2018 Budget after it was presented to him by the Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Suraj Ishola Adekunbi. Amosun signed the bill into law at the Governor’s office, Oke Mosan, Abeokuta in the presence of the Speaker, Deputy Governor, Chief (Mrs.) Yetunde Onanuga, Honourable members and some ... Read More »

Ogun Speaker Lauds Journalists For Promoting Good Governance

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Members of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, (NUJ) Ogun State Council have been applauded for exhibiting high level of professionalism in the discharge of their duties as intermediaries between government and the governed being the watchdogs of the society. The Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon Suraju Ishola Adekunbi gave the commendation at the Grand Finale of the 2017 Press Week of ... Read More »

Resourcefulness Key To Saving Lives – Ipaye

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Resident Doctors have been challenged on their role as live-savers to be more resourceful in their commitment to saving humanity even in the face of the challenging Nigerian economy. Ogun State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Babatunde Ipaye gave this charge during the Annual General Meeting of Association of Resident Doctors with the theme; ‘’Managing Personnel Resources in a Challenged Economy: ‘’The Role of a Medical ... Read More »

Ogun To Keep An Eye On New Boxing Talents


As part of efforts at promoting boxing in the State, the present administration says it is keeping an eye on new talents discovered at various boxing competition so as to have hundreds of Anthony Joshua in the nearest future. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Youth and Sports, Mr. Joseph Fabi disclosed this at the 2017, 3rd Quarterly Boxing Show, organized by the Ogun Boxing Hall ... Read More »

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