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Southwest States Unveil Plan On Security, Food Sufficiency


The South West Governors’ Forum under the aegis of the Development Agenda for Western Nigeria (DAWN) have unanimously agreed to develop a 25-year Western Nigeria Development Master plan to address security challenges, food security among other sectors. The Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun who read the 11 point communiqué after the meeting of the South West Governors held in Abeokuta, revealed that the forum ... Read More »

Ogun Embarks On Tree Planting In Urban Areas

kola lawal

  Ogun State Government has revealed plans to begin tree planting within the urban areas apart from its forest reserves, towards mitigating the effects of climate change as well as beautifying the scenery of areas through its Urban Forestry Programme (UFP). Commissioner for Forestry, Chief Kolawole Lawal made this known at the flag off while speaking with pressmen after the planting exercise at Federal University of ... Read More »

LG Autonomy: OGHA Promises To Address Concerns Of NUT


The State House of Assembly has assured the Ogun State Chapter of the Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) that its request for the take-over of payment of Primary School Teachers by the Federal or State Government will be given necessary backing for fruition. The Speaker of the Assembly, Rt. Hon Suraju Ishola Adekunbi, who gave the assurance while receiving members of the union led by ... Read More »

Lassa Fever Outbreak: Ogun Beefs Up Surveillance

Babatunde Ipaye

Ogun State Government is strengthening its surveillance mechanism as to effectively curtail any outbreak of lassa fever across the State. The State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Babatunde Ipaye, who disclosed this while speaking with pressmen at his office,  Oke-mosan, Abeokuta, said  the State would not relent in its efforts at safeguarding the State against the outbreak of the dreaded Lassa fever. “What we have done is to ... Read More »

Amosun Tasks Teachers On Improved Teaching Skills


Members of the Association of Primary School Head teachers of Nigeria (AOPSHON) in Ogun state have been enjoined to create a pupil friendly environment in primary schools through the adoption of improved teaching skills and methodologies. The State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun who gave the charge while declaring open the State Delegate Conference of the Association, held at Odogbolu in Leguru Local Council Development Area, ... Read More »

OGSG Reiterates Readiness To Combat Worm Infestation

Babatunde Ipaye

The Senator Ibikunle Amosun led administration in Ogun State, is poised to ensure that no child is left out in the school based de-worming exercise coming up in October. Commissioner for Health, Dr. Tunde Ipaye, gave this assurance in Abeokuta, while declaring open a two-day micro-planning workshop jointly put together, by his ministry and Evidence-Action, a Non Governmental Organisation, towards ensuring that all children in ... Read More »

We’re Committed To Youth Empowerment- Commissioner


Ogun State government says development and empowerment of youths and women in the State through skill acquisition to make them self-reliant and successful entrepreneurs will continue to receive attention. The Commissioner for Commerce and Industry, Otunba Bimbo Ashiru, made this known at the closing ceremony of training on skills acquisition for youths in welding and fabrication and women empowerment organized by the National Board for ... Read More »

School Feeding Programme Receives Boost In Ogun


The Ogun State Home Grown School Feeding Programme has received a major boost as a private foundation is ready to collaborate in the area of monitoring and evaluation to ensure quality service delivery in schools. This declaration was made by the founder of McArthur Foundation Mrs. Dayo Olaide at a meeting with the Department of Home Grown School Feeding Programme in Abeokuta. Olaide explained that ... Read More »

Eid-el-Fitri: Amosun Sues for Peace, Unity


Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun has urged Muslim faithful to continue to live in peace and unity as the celebrate the Eid-el-Fitri. In his Eid-el-Fitri message, the governor said as Muslims round up the 30-day Ramadan fast, they should not relent in practising the lessons, which Ramadan stands for, including unity and living in peace. “Ramadan is a period we increase our brotherhood and ... Read More »

OGSG Advises Residents On Environmental Hygiene To Avert Flooding


gun Following the Nigerian Hydrological Services Agency (NIHSA) prediction of likely occurrence of flood in 35 States of the federation, the Ogun State government has advised residents along the banks of River Ogun and other flood-prone areas to be prepared to move to safer grounds. A release signed by the Commissioner for Environment, Mr. Bolaji Oyeleye, stated that there would be flooding in eight major ... Read More »

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