Cultural promotion: we have put legislation in place – culture commissioner

Ogun State Government says it has put in place, a legislation to aid the continuous hosting of the African Drums Festival and also has assured that other cultural exchange programmes like Miss Culture had come to stay. Disclosing this at the June 12 Cultural Center, Kuto, Abeokuta, venue of the season two of “Miss Culture”, […]

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Ogun forestry ministry inducts new staff

Committed to the protection of Ogun State owned forest reserves, the State Ministry of forestry has inducted its newly recruited staff to further strengthen its workforce. Speaking at the induction ceremony in Abeokuta, the State Commissioner for Forestry, Chief Kolawole Lawal, appreciated Governor Amosun for given approval for the recruitment, saying, the State government remain […]

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VSO commander, Ganzallo bags best grassroots security personnel of the year

VSO commander, Ganzallo bags best grassroots security personnel of the year The Medalinks news magazine has honoured the Vigilante Service of Ogun state Commander, Commander Soji Ganzallo, FCAI, FISN as the best grassroots security personnel for his numerous contribution in ensuring peace in all local communities across the state. While presenting the award to the […]

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Five dead, two injured along Sagamu/Abeokuta expressway

Five persons were confirmed dead on Tuesday while two others sustained injuries in an accident involving a Subaru car and a Honda bus at Orile Imo area along the Sagamu/Abeokuta expressway. Babatunde Akinbiyi, the Public Relations Officer, Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE) in Ogun, confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) […]

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Amosun’s wife empowers CDA women in Ogun

In continuation of its skill acquisition and empowerment programme, the UPLIFT Development Foundation (UDF) of the Wife of the Governor of Ogun State, Mrs Olufunso Amosun, has empowered 30 women of Ifesowapo Community Development Association in the Ita-Eko area of Abeokuta, with start-up capitals and empowerment materials worth millions of naira. Speaking at the programme, […]

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Ogun empowers over 300 youths with cash and decorating kits

Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun has underscored the importance of youth empowerment through skill acquisition, which he identified as a major driver of the economy, calling on government at all tiers, Non-Governmental Organisation, as well as well meaning individuals, to invest in the youth, for a better Nigeria. The Governor stated this in Abeokuta, […]

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