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Women Affairs Commissioner Harps On Family Mobilisation For Devt.


The socio economic development of any State or nation depends mostly on the regular sensitization and mobilisation of the family being the smallest but very crucial unit in any society. The Ogun State Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social Development, Mrs. Abiola Kufile-Okonji made this assertion while speaking at the 4th edition of the Couples’ Forum, organised by the Ministry of Women Affairs and Social ... Read More »

Osinbajo To Sign 2017 Budget Next Week, Says Dogara


The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara, on Friday said that Acting President Yemi Osinbajo would sign the 2017 budget into law “early next week.” Dogara made this known during the second anniversary session of the 8th House of Representatives in Abuja. Although the Speaker did not give much details as to the specific date when the budget signing would take place, ... Read More »

Ogun Assembly Alerts Agencies On Flooding


The Speaker of the Ogun State House of Assembly has called on the Ministries of Environment and its Works counterpart, as well as the State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) and other stakeholders in the environmental management to assist communities affected by flooding to overcome its present challenges. Adekunbi made this call yesterday while responding to the complaints of some Honourable members who spoke under Personal ... Read More »

Stevens-Johnson Syndrome: Not New In Nigeria – Ipaye

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Ogun State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Babatunde Ipaye , has refuted the notion that Stevens-Johnson syndrome(SJS) has just been discovered in Nigeria, revealing that the disease was not new in the country but had been in  existence many years ago, even before he graduated as a medical Doctor. While correcting the impression that the syndrome was new, he called on the public not to panic ... Read More »

Amosun Inaugurates Statutory Board And Commission Members

Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun has inaugurated the new leadership of Local Government Service Commission, State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), House of Assembly Service Commission and Teaching Service Commission to further complement efforts of Government at their various agencies.        The Governor today in Abeokuta, while inaugurating the Board and Commission members, congratulated them on the appointment, urging them to brace up to ... Read More »

Information Permanent Secretary Bows Out of Service

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       The Ogun State Ministry of Information and Strategy has been described as a core Ministry of Government saddled with the responsibility of bridging the gap between the Government and the governed.        This was made known by the immediate Past Permanent Secretary of the Ministry, Mr. Ibikunle Onasanya at a valedictory meeting put together in his honour by the NUJ Information Chapel held at ... Read More »

Ministry Registers Over 600 Cooperative Societies In 8 Months

          Ogun State Ministry of Community Development and Cooperatives says it has registered over 600 cooperative societies within the last eight months, just as 521 Community Development Associations were also registered within the same period.           The Director of Community Development in the Ministry, Alhaja Muyibat Gbadamosi stated this while presenting the Ministry’s achievements to members of the State House of Assembly Committee on Cooperatives ... Read More »

Ogun Finance Ministry To Increase IGR And Cashless Policy

          The Ogun State Ministry of Finance is set to extend cashless policy initiatives to all Ministries and Agencies (MDAs) of Government to block revenue leakages and embark on other measures to improve upon the State Internally Generated Revenue (IGR).           The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry, Mrs. Ajibola Chokor disclosed this during the visit of members of the State House of Assembly Committee on ... Read More »

Workers’ Welfare Top Our Priority- Ogun HoS

          Ogun State Government will continue to accord high priority to the welfare of the workers to have a highly motivated workforce for increased service delivery leading to the consolidation of the Mission to Rebuild agenda of the Government.           The State Head of Service, Elder Sola Adeyemi gave the assurance while receiving members of the State House of Assembly Committee on Public Service and ... Read More »

Govt. Underscores Need For Appropriate Haulage Tax Payment

Owners of private businesses in Ogun State have been reminded of the need to pay haulage fees appropriately into Government coffers. The Director, Geological Services in the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Mr. Steve Ipinniwa  gave the reminder during the continuation of his sensitization tour to business premises in Agbara /Igbesa axis of the State, pointing out that such taxes was usually used by Government ... Read More »

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