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Land Ownership Crisis: Ogun Assembly Seeks Police Intervention

 The Ogun State House of Assembly has called on the State Commissioner for Police, Ahmed Illyasu to immediately intervene in the brewing crisis over an alleged forceful execution of court judgement on the Ogo Oluwa-Banjoko-Ile Ise Panu in Ewekoro Local Government Area of the State by some person who invaded the communities. The Deputy Speaker, Hon Olakunle Oluomo, who made the call while addressing members ... Read More »

We’ ll Continue To Improve Pensioners’ Welfare – Amosun


The Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun has promised the State Pensioners of prompt payment of their monthly pensions notwithstanding the present economic challenges. Governor Amosun, who stated this at the official commissioning of Nigerian Union of Pensioners (NUP) Secretariat in Abeokuta, pledged that he would continue to make them happy at their old age, adding that people above 70 years had been included in ... Read More »

Ogun Reads Riot Act Against Economic Saboteurs

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The Ogun State Commissioner for Forestry, Chief Kolawole Lawal has disclosed that the State would not hesitate to deal with saboteurs jeopardising the efforts of government at boosting Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) from its forest reserves. Lawal gave the warning while addressing sand evacuators at Alakala Communal Zone of Ipake forest reserve in Yewa South Local Government Area of the State. He warned the sand ... Read More »

Ondo Polls: Amosun Congratulates Akeredolu


Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, has congratulated Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu of the All Progressives Congress, APC, on his emergence as the governor-elect in Ondo State. Mr. Akeredolu who is the APC candidate in the November 26 Ondo State gubernatorial polls emerged winner after scoring the highest number of votes cast in the keenly contested election. While congratulating the Ondo State governor-elect, Governor Amosun also ... Read More »

France Development Agency Partners Ogun On Agro-Forestry Project


A France based development agency, Agence Francaise Development has signified interest to partner the Ogun State government on a 108 hectare Imeko-Awowo Agro-Forestry Neutrality Project. The leader of the Agency, Mr. Pierre Del Croix revealed this when he paid a visit to the Acting Commissioner of Agriculture, Mrs Ronke Onadeko in her office at Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta. Mr. Del Croix said the 108 hectare agro forestry ... Read More »

Ogun Assembly Assures On Accident Victims Bill, Invites Four Commissioners’

Members of the Ogun State House of Assembly have assured that it will harmonize the inputs of all stakeholders on the Ogun State Accident victims bill and as well make provision for a trust fund that would cater for first aid and treatment of accident victims in the State. Opening debate on the bill, the Chief Whip and Sponsor of the bill, Hon. Idowu Olowofuja ... Read More »

Gov. Amosun Assures Residents Of Improved Water Supplies


Residents of Ogun State have been reassured of improved potable water supplies just as the government has renewed its commitment to meeting the challenges mitigating the production and distribution of potable water in the State. The Governor of the State, Senator Ibikunle Amosun made this known at the 2017 Treasury Board Meeting held in Abeokuta, maintained that there would be even distribution of water supplies ... Read More »

No Going Back On Abeokuta/Sagamu Interchange Road Project


The Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun has affirmed that there was no going back on the Abeokuta/Sagamu 10 lane road project, saying work would commence soon on it. Senator Amosun who stated this at the two-day  Treasury Board Meeting held at the Oba’s Complex, said the construction of the road would enhance industrial growth  and social development of the State, assuring that all on-going projects would ... Read More »

Garment Institute Berths In Ogun


In order to empower the youth and create wealth, the Ogun State government is set to expend over N36milliom to establish a Garment Institute in the year 2017. The Commissioner for Commerce and Industry, Otunba Bimbo Ashiru disclosed this while speaking on his Ministry’s Budget Proposal for next year. Otunba Ashiru explained that when the institute comes on board, it would provide employment and enhance ... Read More »

Ogun To Partner World Bank On Community Projects


In a bid to facilitate the socio-economic development and improve the standard of living of people across Ogun State, the State Government has concluded plans to partner with the World Bank on Community and Social Development Projects. The projects to be executed would include construction of federal roads, drainages, culvert bridges, rural electrification, boreholes and vocational training centres amongst others, adding that the people would ... Read More »

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