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Ogun Federal Lawmaker empowers constituents

Ogun Federal Lawmaker empowers constituents

From Yanju Uwala, AbeokutaMember of Federal House of Representatives, representing Abeokuta South Federal Constituency, Hon Lanre Edun on Saturday, as part of his empowerment programme donated wheel chairs, kerosene, charcoal and other consumable items to some women in Abeokuta, Ogun State capital. Hon. Edun, who was represented by Mrs. Adebola ...

Ogun farmers benefit from FGs investment

Ogun farmers benefit from FGs investment

From Yanju Uwala, AbeokutaFarmers in Ogun State have benefitted from the Federal Government Agricultural Inputs Intervention Programme, aimed at providing succor for the affected victims of flood disaster last year, 2020. The farmers, not more than 2,463 were distributed items ranging from herbicides, pesticides, growth enhancer, rice, yam seeds, water ...

Ogun lawmakers want improve infrastructure

Ogun lawmakers want improve infrastructure

From Yanju Uwala, Abeokuta Members of the Ogun State House of Assembly Committee on works and Infrastructure have sought the need to strengthen the operations of the State Public Works Agency to enable it embark on massive road rehabilitations across the State. The lawmakers led by the Committee Chairman, Abayomi ...

Ogun Police warns against night vigils

Yanju Uwala, AbeokutaThe Ogun State Police Command has sent out a note of warning to all religious organizations to desist from holding prayer sessions and night vigils in the forest to avoid becoming prey for kidnappers. This was made in a statement signed by the Command's Spokesman, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, ...

Onirete of Ìretè-Ijebu set for coronation

Onirete of Ìretè-Ijebu set for coronation

From Yanju UwalaThe Ogun State Government says it is set to present staff of office to HRH Oba Abdul-Ganiyu Awokoya Yesufu as the first Onirete of Irete-Ijebu, in Odogbolu Local Government Area of the State. According to the Coronation Planning Committee, the Coronation event will take place on Saturday 2nd ...

Ogun LGs in comatose as Gov Abiodun withholds allocation

Ogun LGs in comatose as Gov Abiodun withholds allocation

From 'Yanju UwalaThe local government executives in Ogun State are lamenting the non-payment of the statutory allocation, meant for running the third tier of government months after the inauguration.  The Nigerian constitution creates three tiers of government with the local government being the closest to the grassroots and having an ...

Ogun Commissioner calls for better journalism practice

Ogun Commissioner calls for better journalism practice

From 'Yanju Uwala Media scholars and proprietors of media Organisations have been charged to establish a regulatory body for media practitioners in Nigeria, to disengage quacks from journalism profession.  The Ogun State Commissioner for Rural Development, Hon. Taiwo Oludotun, gave this charge on Saturday in Abeokuta while hosting executive members ...

Police arrest man for parading self as Oluwo

Police arrest man for parading self as Oluwo

From Yanju UwalaOne Mr. Mukaila Akinwande has been arrested by the Ogun State Police, Ibara Division on Friday for parading himself as the Oluwo of Ijejaland in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital. According to the reports, Akinwande was arrested in the early hours of Friday at his house around Ijeja in ...

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