The Ogun State governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, on Tuesday appointed the following persons into the various boards, agencies and commission. These include: SIGNAGE & ADVERT AGENCY 1. Chairman – Tope Kuyebi 2. Member – Chairman ABK South 3. Member – Chairman Ado-Odo/Ota 4. Member – Chairman Ijebu Ode 5. Member – Commr / Rep of Env 6. Member – Commr Physical / Rep 7. Member – Commr Transport / Rep 8. Member – Min of Justice 9. Member – Min of Works 10. Member – Min of Information 11. Member Now the News in detail
Nigerian Association of Women Journalists in Ogun State in line with this year’s theme, tagged, “My Voice, Our Equal Future”, has reminded all stakeholders of the need to join forces to address the various challenges facing the girl child. The chairperson, Modupeola Sobukola, in a release made available to the press pleaded parents as first contacts to ensure good nutrition for the girl child. Sobukola also charged  governments, National Assembly in particular, not to pay lip service to the issue of rape and sexual abuses of the girl child by Now the News in detail
Eight months after the maiden edition of the Royal African Young Leadership Forum (RAYLF) which was launched by His Imperial Majesty (H.I.M), Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, OJAJA II, Ooni of Ife as an epic movement for innovative economy space for Africa young populations and dubbed as the largest gathering of youths in Nigeria by Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Mr Sunday Dare, has embarked on fulfilling one of its strategic core values which is to raise new generations of entrepreneurs through various mechanism. His Imperial Majesty (H.I.M), Ooni of Now the News in detail
. . . Names four other appointees In keeping up with the tradition of having men with proven character into the State Executive council, Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, has forwarded the names of two nominees to the State House of Assembly for confirmation as Commissioners. In a letter to Hon Olakunle Oluomo, the Speaker of the State House of Assembly, on Friday, Gov Abiodun urged the House to screen Arigbabu for Education, Science and Technology portfolio while he named Odusile as the Commissioner-designate-for Information and Strategy. A statement Now the News in detail
The Ogun State Government, in fulfilling its promise to remain dedicated to infrastructural projects, has commenced work on the Molusi College Road in Ijebu-Igbo. Engineers working on the new project are currently constructing drainage on the entire stretch of the road. The road was approved for full reconstruction in December 2020 by the State Executive Council. The Government asserted that the commencement is a clear indication of its commitment to road infrastructure and quality road networks, especially as it would allow the government to attend to other road projects across Now the News in detail
Former House of Representatives member, Abiodun Abudu-Balogun, has debunked a trending audio-visual in which a girl alleged that he harassed her. In a Press Release made available to journalists, Abudu-Balogun who presently is the Honorable Commissioner for Environment said it was a sets up. “It’s purely a political blackmail by my adversaries”. He explained that, “my attention has been drawn to a purported video circulating on social media of a girl alleging that I attempted to sexually harrass her. Let it be noted that in my entire life and political Now the News in detail
Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, has appointed Mr Olugbenga Anthony Olaleye as the new chairman for the State Internal Revenue Service, OGIRS. A renowned accountant, auditor, mortgage banker and tax consultant, a statement by the Governor’s Chief Press Secretary, Mr Kunle Somorin, said the new OGIRS boss, comes to the job with practice experience spanning more than 34 years. Somorin said the new OGIRS chairman, “started his career with extensive exposure in Accounting, Audit, and Tax Management Consulting with international firms of Deloitte, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) and Arthur Andersen (now Now the News in detail
A stakeholders forum aimed at finding lasting solutions to the farmers /herders clashes in some parts of Ogun State would hold tomorrow with some northern Governors in attendance. The State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun gave this indication while Fielding questions from newsmen at Orile Igbooro, after addressing residents of the village where the recent herders attacks took place. The Governor accompanied by the security Chiefs, Olu of Ilaro, Oba Kehinde Olugbenle, Eselu of Iselu, Oba Ebenezer Akinyemi and top government officials, said the meeting would have representatives of all the Now the News in detail
The Celestial Church of Christ’s Prophet has admonished Christians to continue obeying God as a way of returning Nigeria into prosperity in place of a poverty ridden nation, adding that Christians are created to take over dominion of a peaceful and prosperous earth. Prophet Akinboyede who made the call during a sermon held on Sunday, 27th December, 2020 at the Celestial Church of Christ, Amaridi Cathedral Arije Parish 1, Abule Iroko, Sango-Ota, Ogun State, assured that the Almighty God would not withdraw his grace from upon Nigeria as much as Now the News in detail
Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun has sought for support of citizens in the provision of road infrastructure, in order to deliver more dividends of democracy to the people. Governor Abiodun who made this known during on-the-spot-assessment tour to the ongoing reconstruction of Ejinrin-Folagbade road, in Ijebu-Ode Local Government Area of the State, promised that his administration would continue to make movement of people and goods easy across the State. He reiterated his unwavering commitment to road rehabilitation and construction, to boost the State’s socio-economic activities, saying “when the asphalting Now the News in detail
Pan-African Conglomerate, Dangote Group has been adjudged the best Company in Corporate Social Responsibility in Lagos by the teeming Public Relation professionals in the state, for its intervention efforts to help the vulnerable at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic. The selection Panel also announced that PR experts in the Lagos State Council of Nigeria Institute of Public Relations (NIPR) voted the Dangote Group as the ‘Best Company in Infrastructure Development’ in recognition of its work in building roads that endure. According to the panel, at the 5th Lagos PR Now the News in detail
Following the service of Appeal and stay of execution notice on the judgement of the Nigeria Industrial Court, Ibadan, on Mr. Soji Amosu and three others, thugs and miscreants have attacked members of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, Ogun State Council at the state Secretariat, Iwe-Iroyin, Oke-Ilewo, Abeokuta. The members were attacked on Monday, March 1st 2021, by thugs led by Mr. Soji Amosu, Ayokunle Ewuoso and three others. The incident occurred in less than 48 hours after Soji Amosu and three others led non-members of NUJ who are suspected Now the News in detail