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Covid-19: Ogun Assembly Member Donates Food Items , Nose Masks To 100 Disabled Persons, Promises Them Empowerment

A member of Ogun State  House Of Assembly, representing Abeokuta South 11, Hon. Ademuyiwa Adeyemi on Friday  put smiles on the faces of the people with special needs  by giving them food/ relief materials to support them during the Covid-19 pandemic in the state. The people with special needs numbered about hundred were given rice, spaghetti, garri, indomie, soap and other food items. He also donated nose masks to them as part of preventive measures against corona virus pandemic, advising them to make use of it and maintain social distancing anytime any day. Hon. Adeyemi while distributing the food/relief materials on Friday at Alake Sports Center In Abeokuta, maintained  that he believed the most vulnerable set of people in our society now are people with special needs because most of them can only do little or nothing to cater for themselves. He also  emphasized that the most vulnerable are purely the people with special needs...hence the need  to reach out to the

Covid-19: PCRC Donates Nose Masks To Students In Southwest

 The South West leadership of the Police Community Relations Committee (PCRC) ably led by its National Vice Chairman, Alhaji Asiwaju Ibraheem Olaniyan yesterday donated nose masks to leadership of  National Association of Nigerian Students South West Zone , NANS Zone D in Abeokuta, Ogun state. Alhaji Ibraheem,  submitted that  he realised that the youths are the future leaders of the country and  that was why he decided to support them with free nose masks. He noted that there is too much violence in our community right now which the youths would have been a ready fix to turn to. The national vice chairman said, ''It is however unfortunate that we have a polluted society. The polity of our clime is dirty and deadly. ''Conflicts involving young Nigerians in and out of the country are reported on a daily bases. Without mincing words, the assistance of the leadership of Nigerian Students in the Zone is needed to curb and overcome the common vices
St. James Anglican Church, Iperu Remo area of Ogun state has rejoiced with the Ogun state governor, prince Dapo Abiodun as he turned 60th birthday. The church also congratulated Abiodun on his one  year anniversary in office. This was stated in a statement signed by        According to the statement released by the church and signed by Shadrack Ajileye  and Tope Oyekan   which was made available to newsmen in Abeokuta, Ogun state. According to the release, We write on behalf of the parish church council and the entire congregation of St.  James Anglican church , iperu remo to rejoice with our amiable governor  on the dual celebration of 60th birthday and one  year anniversary assumption of office as the  governor of Ogun state. ''Attaining a diamond age is no mean feat as this only becomes possible due to God's divine Grace and mercy . it is on this premise that we give God all the glory for preserving you up till this moment. ''The celebration of y

Ogun Councillorship Aspirant, Adekunle Rejoices With Abiodun At 60

A councillorship aspirant,  Hon Adebari Adekunle  for ward 8, Lanfenwa , Abeokuta area of Ogun state has hailed gov. Abiodun at 60. He described the governor as a visionary and exemplary leader Adekunle said, ''I want to wish our amiable governor,  mfr a happy birthday that God in his infinite mercy will keep empowering him with more knowledge and good health to take our dear state ogun state to the greater height,and I also celebrate with him as he clucks one year in office as the governor of ogun state,I pray to almighty GOD to grant you that same wisdom of king SOLOMON,happy birthday sir I wish u the best sir,the perfect gentle governor have ever seen'' Adekunle commended the giant strides of Abiodun in all facet of life particularly I'm education, health, massive infrastructure, housing and uncommon aid to the good people of Ogun  state during the pandemic in the state. He also solicited  for the cooperation and support of Ogun state citizens for

Faidat Showers Encomiums On Abiodun At 60, Describes Him As Goal Getter

The former chairman of Abeokuta North local government, Alhaja Faidat Akintunde  has felicitated with the Ogun state governor, prince Dapo Abiodun on his 60th birthday celebration today. She also congratulated Abiodun on his one year anniversary in office. Akintunde disclosed this in a statement signed by her which was released to newsmen in Abeokuta, Ogun state. She described Abiodun as a visionary and exemplary leader, saying that gov. Abiodun can not be forgotten in the state. Akintunde said, ''I salute your integrity, wisdom, hard-work and visionary leadership which has contributed in no small measure, to the success of our great party, the state and our country at large'' The former SSA  commended the giant strides of Abiodun in all facet of life particularly in education, health, massive infrastructure, housing and uncommon aid to the good people of Ogun  state during the pandemic in the state. Akintunde who also the iron woman of Ogun state pra

Company, Voyage Afrique LT, Felicitates With Abiodun At 60

The management of Voyage Afrique Cruise and Tours Limited, has congratulated  the Ogun state governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun as he turned 60- year today. It  also congratulated Abiodun on his first year celebration in office. The chief operating officer of the organisation, Mr Abiola  Ogundeko in a statement he personally signed described Governor Abiodun as worthy, able, dynamic, cerebral, amiable and caring  Governor in the state. The Chief Operating Officer of the well structured company committed to excellence noted that the impact of the Prince Dapo Abiodun-led administration is being felt in every part of the state.  He said ''I want to again congratulate our silent achiever governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun for  his numerous achievements in the last few months that he took over leadership in Ogun state.  Undoubtedly, Ogun state has witnessed lot of developments and the impact of having good government is being felt by everyone in the state.  ''The gov

Ogun LG Boss Hails Abiodun At 60, Describes Him As Visionary Leader With Landmark Achievements

The Chairman, Transition Committee, Abeokuta South Local Government, Hon. Ayodeji Michael Shomide, has congratulated the Governor of Ogun State, Prince Dapo Abiodun, on his 60-Year  birthday and landmark achievements in the past one year, in Ogun State. Shomide, who extolled the virtues of Governor Abiodun, inherent in humility, diligence, dedication and  pragmatic approach to governance, highlighted the unprecedented success stories of the State Government, under the able leadership of Prince Dapo Abiodun, in the area of Education, Health, Employment, Agriculture, Regular payment of workers salaries and other numerous socio-economic infrastructural development, in the past one year. He described Governor Abiodun, whose 60th birthday coincided with his first year anniversary in office, as a visionary leader, whose administration partnership, with all the Local Governments, in the State, has yielded tremendous development, in the rural areas. Hon. Shomide, therefore, prayed to

Folawewo Showers Encomiums On Abiodun At 60

The transition committee chairman, Ifo Local government  Area of Ogun State, Fatiu Folawewo Salami has hailed the Ogun state governor, prince Dapo Abiodun at 60. This was stated in a release on Thursday which was made available to newsmen in Abeokuta, Ogun state. According to him, on behalf of the good people of Ifo local government,  i wish to congratulate His Excellency, Governor of our dear State, Prince (Dr) Dapo Abiodun, MFR as he clocks 60 years and celebrates his first 365 days in office.  ''I wish you a heart warming celebrations, appreciating your various efforts towards advancing good governance, sustainable infrastructural development and economic growth of our dear State.    '' I pray God grants you needed wisdom and understanding towards rebuilding a better Ogun state. Once again Happy Birthday and Happy one year in office sir. Igbega Ipinle Ogun, Ajose waa ni. Long Live Federal Republic of Nigeria Long Live Ogun state Long Live Prince

Ogun Chairmanship Aspirant, Olumide Rejoices With Abiodun At 60

The chairmanship aspirant for Abeokuta south local government, Hon. Olumide Damilare has rejoiced with  Prince Dapo Abiodun on his Diamond Jubilee celebration and a successful completion of one  year in office. Olumide  described Abiodun as an exemplary leader whose level of selflessness can not be compared to none, saying that he has deep heart for hard work and dedication to make better and more of Ogun state. In his words "On this special day, i want to say that  we recognize your labour of love as we celebrate you and hope for many more years of useful work for the good of humanity as demonstrated throughout your one year in office. "I salute your integrity, wisdom, hard-work and visionary leadership which has contributed in no small measure, to the success of our great party, the state and our country at large. "I applaud your personality for always remaining focused in upholding the democratic principles. "Our admiration and Special congratu

Farouq Showers Encomiums On Abiodun As He Turns 60 Year Tomorrow

The leading chairmanship aspirant for  Abeokuta South local government, hon. Farouq Akintunde has rejoiced with the Ogun state governor, prince Dapo Abiodun on his sixty- year birthday and his one  year anniversary in office. Farouq commended the giant strides of Abiodun in all facet of life particularly in education, health, massive infrastructure, housing and uncommon aid to the good people of Ogun  state during the pandemic in the state. Akintunde Solicited for the cooperation and support of Ogun state citizens for government to deliver more dividend of democracy. The chairmanship aspirant also wished Abiodun more glorious and fulfilled life on earth He said ''I want to admonish admonish Abiodun's style of leadership as the right man for the right time in gateway state, He is  goal getter with unparalleled and uncommon qualities that Ogun state people can be proud of'' He concluded

IPAC Showers Encomiums On Abiodun At 60

Amidst life intricacy for the dear people of Ogun state, when they salivated for the dividend of democracy and clamoured for a Messianic government that would bring about regeneration in the state, there emerged from the sea of the East, a people-oriented and iconic figure sent by the omnipotent deity to give succor to the people. Prince Dapo, it is of no doubt that nature smiled on the day you came into the world to join the human race. Your birth was unusual, significant and purposeful to ease the burden on humanity and meet the lamentation of the masses. There whispers among creatures that the "black" Messiah was here. On this occasion of your 60th birthday, Your Excellency Prince Dapo Abiodun (MFR), IPAC is not only applauding your dexterity and quality leadership skills but also re-congratulating the people of Ogun for having a rare gem like you, sailing the state down the ocean for a destination of change they yearn for and your immeasurable and innumerable achiev

Abiodun's Aide, Hadi, CP, Others Monitor Border Check Points In Ogun Amidst Covid 19 pandemic

The Special Assistant to Ogun State Governor, Prince Hadi Sani and the Commissioner for police represented by the DC Abubakar Abdullahi joined  the Ogun state technical task team on covid-19 pandemic to monitor notable border check points in Ogun state to mitigate violation of inter state lockdown order of the federal government  amidst Covid 19 pandemic. The team work on critical monitoring of the various border post and markets to regulate the unhealthy migration from other states and neighbourhood countries which has significantly affected our number of covid 19 carriers in the state. Other major stake holders in this delegation includes : Representative of federal ministry of Agriculture Representatives of transport Union in the state All farmers Association among others. This is part of their efforts to mitigate the unhealthy migration in to the state amidst the inter-state lockdown order And also to ensure free movement of food , livestock and Agricultural i

Children's Day: Shomide Rejoices With Children In Ogun

The transition committee chairman,  Abeokuta South Local Government, Hon. Ayodeji Michael Shomide has felicitated with children on the celebration of children's day in the state.   The LG boss In his message to the children,  charged them to be humble and diligent in their studies/doings and be good ambassadors to the societies. Hon. Shomide, noted  that children's Day celebration was established and adopted by United Nation General (UN) in 1954 and is celebrated on 27th May each year to promote International togetherness, awareness among children world-wide and to improve the welfares of the children in the Nations. He counseled the children to shun all elements of social vices that will tarnish and soil their lineage names for they are the future of tomorrow. He, however, charged mothers, fathers, teachers, civil society, activists, religions  community leaders, corporate organisation and media practitioners, as well as young people and children to play an imp

Covid-19:Abiodun's Aide, Hadi, Ogun CP, Others Monitor Check Points

The Special Assistant to Ogun State Governor on inter-ethnic, Prince Hadi Sani and the Commissioner for police represented by the DSP Abubakar joined  the Ogun state technical task team on covid-19 pandemic to monitor notable check points in Ogun Central Senatorial District. Other major stake holders in this delegation includes : Representative of federal ministry of Agriculture Representatives of transport Union in the state All farmers Association among others. This is part of their efforts to mitigate the unhealthy migration in to the state amidst the inter-state lockdown order And also to ensure free movement of food , livestock and Agricultural input today 14th May , 2020.

Bada Of Ijeun land Congratulates New Bada Of Egbaland

The Abeokuta south local government chairmanship hopeful and  Bada of Ijeun land Alh. Chief Hon Farouk Akintunde has congratulated Dr. Femi Majekodunmi  on his chieftaincy title as Bada of Egbaland. He was honored by the Alake of Egbaland, Oba Adedotun Gabadebo. The leading chairmanship aspirant wished him success and long life

Bello Mourns Late Chief Imam Of Egbaland, Orunsolu

The chairmanship aspirant for Abeokuta North Local Government, Hon. Wale Bello today mourned the late chief Imam of Egbaland who died at the age of 99 Bello described the deceased as unusual Islamic leader, saying that he has done well during his life time. He stated  this in a statement made available to news men in Abeokuta, Ogun state. The leading chairmanship aspirant said'' Chief Imam is one of the Islamic leaders I respect so much. He is God fearing and he used to speak the truth. I wish other Muslims can imitate him. He therefore prayed may Almighty Allah forgives all his sins

SHOMIDE GRIEVES, EXTOLS VIRTUES OF THE LATE CHIEF IMAM OF EGBALAND.

Chairman, Transition committee Abeokuta South Local Government, Hon. Ayodeji Michael Shomide has expressed grief and sympathy over the death of Chief Imam of Egbaland, Sheikh Liadi Orunsolu who died at the wee hour of today at the age of 98 years. Hon. Shomide who described the leadership of the late Chief Imam of Egbaland as a devout Muslim leader per excellence, staunch prayer warrior who had the love of  people at heart, not minding their religious inclinations,  adding that the chief Imam died during the time Egba Land, Ogun State and Nigeria as a whole would need his consecrated prayer at this trying period. Late chief Imam of Egbaland who succeeded late Imam shittu Bello Okeoro in 2003 reigned for 17 years and he was buried 10am today. The Council boss, therefore, on behalf of other Transition Committe members, the management, and the good people of Abeokuta South Local Government  sympathise with the family members, pray that Allah will give them fortitude to bear the l

Gboyega Isiaka Mourns Orunsolu, Describes Him As Exemplary Islamic Leader

A Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ogun state, Prince Gboyega Nasir Isiaka has commiserated the family, Egbaland and Muslim community in Ogun state over the death of Chief Imam of Egbaland, Sheik Liadi Orunsolu at the ripe age of 98. The renowned Islamic cleric died in his house in Abeokuta, the Ogun state capital in the early hours of Tuesday morning. According to Islamic rites, he would be buried later today. The late Sheik until his death was the President-General, League of Imams and Alfas in Ogun state. Isiaka in a condolence message personally signed by him described the cleric's death as a great loss to the Muslim Community, the State and the country in general. He said the late Sheik was an expemplary Islamic scholar and leader who was committed to the growth of Egbaland and by extension Ogun state. His words "I am saddened by the demise of Sheik Orunsolu. He was a very good promoter of the tenets of Islam. He always stood for truth

Farouq Commiserates With Family Of Late Chief Imam Of Egbaland, Orunsolu

The chairmanship aspirant for Abeokuta south local government, Hon. Akintunde Faruq has commiserated with the family of late chief Imam of Egbaland, Alhaji Liadi Orunsolu. He described the deceased as a great Islamic leader, saying that he has lived a fulfilled and worthy  life during his life time. The leading chairmanship aspirant  said this in a statement made available to news men in Abeokuta on  Tuesday. Farouq  therefore prayed may God forgives all his sins and  may he rests in perfect peace. Orunsolu died  at the age of 99 today at his residence in Abeokuta

Abiodun's Aide, Hadi Mourns Orunsolu, Describes Him As A Great Islamic Leader

The special  Assistant to Ogun State governor , Prince Hadi Sani on Tuesday mourned the death of the chief Imam of Egbaland,  Alhaji Liadi Orunsolu. He described him as a man of Worthy, saying that he lived a fulfilled life and show extreme love and support to Arewa Community in the state. Hadi said this in a statement  on Tuesday made available to newsman in Abeokuta, Ogun State According to him, the late chief Imam has done well during his life time. He has lived a fulfilled life. He is a good Muslim to the core. ''I want to commiserate with his family, I pray May Almighty Allah forgive all his sins and grant him Aljanah Firdausi as his final abode.

Abeokuta South LG Govt Boss Lays Foundation For 5O Open Stalls In Ogun

The  Transition Committee Chairman,  Abeokuta South Local Government has laid foundation for fifty open stalls  for the grass root people in Abeokuta south local government Shomide affirmed  that he will  construct 50 open stalls at Asero motor park for the traders in the area so as to avoid displaying their commodities or goods by the roadsides He  said that his  intention is centred on the objective of discouraging the street trading market purposely to give way to vehicular movements and the passers-by at Adatan via Asero and to ensure the safety of lives of the merchandise. The transition chairman   further noted  that the foundation of  laying of open stalls are part of the dividends of democracy, that people at the grassroots should benefit from; most especially in Abeokuta South Local Government. He  urged  the intending beneficiaries that when completed they should judiciously make use of the open stalls. The Council boss however, stressed that when it

ROMO Member , Lolasqueen Rejoices With Muslims On Eid-el-Fitr

A Member of ROMO state exco, Ogun state, omolola Olumide, Lolasqueen has felicitated with Muslim Faithfuls on the celebration of Eid-el-Fitr. She said this in a statement signed by her which was made available  to newsmen on Sunday  in Abeokuta.        She also used the medium to encourage them  to pray for the country and also an end to the Covid- 19. Pandemic.         Lolasqueen  therefore advised  Muslim faithfuls to abide by government's  directives on Covid -19 by staying at home and avoiding social gathering According to her,  now that Ramadan has been concluded, may the peace, serenity, blessings, forgiveness, enduring spirit and the opportunity to reborn which came with the holy month abide with u, your house hold and every other members of your family.

Abiodun's Aide, Hadi Congratulates Muslim Faithfuls At Eid-el-Fitr

The Special Assistant to Ogun State governor , prince Hadi Sani has rejoiced with Muslims on the celebration of  Eid-el- Fitri.        Hadi said this in a statement signed by him which was made available  to newsmen on Sunday  in Abeokuta.         He also used the medium to encourage them  to pray for the country and also an end to the Covid- 19. Pandemic.         The SA  therefore advised  Muslim faithfuls to abide by government's  directives on Covid -19 by staying at home and avoiding social gathering

Ogun Councillorship Aspirant, Omobolaji Rejoices With Muslims At Eid-el-Fitr

A councillorship aspirant, Ward 7, Abeokuta South area of Ogun state, Hon. Omotara Omobolaji Hammed has felicitated with Muslim Faithfuls on the celebration of  Eid-el- Fitri.       He said this in a statement signed by him which was made available  to newsmen on Sunday  in Abeokuta.         Hon. Omobolaji  also used the medium to encourage them  to pray for the country and also an end to the Covid- 19. Pandemic.         He therefore advised  Muslim faithfuls to abide by government's  directives on Covid -19 by staying at home and avoiding social gathering

Ogun PDP Crisis: How Bayo Dayo Contracted Cultists To Kill Me- Kashamu Reveals

The immediate Past Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in Ogun State Eng. Bayo Dayo has been accused of contracting some Cultists to kill the former Senator representing Ogun East Senatorial District of Ogun State, Senator Buruji Kashamu, The Senator alleged in his response to a petition earlier written by Eng Bayo Dayo through his counsel Lawyer Adegbesan to the police alleging threat of his life. The response letter signed by him (Kashamu) dated 28th April, 2020 and sent to the Commissioner of Police of Ogun State Command stated as follows: The petitions were submitted to the Zone 2 Command of the Nigeria Police Force and the Divisional Police Office in Ijebu-Igbo, Ogun State (SEE ANNEXURES 1A, 1B & 2). Already, the Divisional Police Office invited him and he has made statement for which they have has recovered three out of the four vehicles reported to it. The fourth vehicle is a big Toyota Sienna space bus that he has reportedly sold and th

Olumide Congratulates Muslim Faithfuls At Eid-el-Fitr

The chairmanship aspirant for Abeokuta South Local Government Hon. Olumide Damilare Tosin popularly known as DRE,  has congratulated Muslim faithfuls on  the completion of this year  Ramadan fasting.      He also rejoiced with them as they prepare for the Eid-el- Fitr celebration tomorrow.        The chairmanship aspirant said this in an exclusive interview with journalist on Saturday in Abeokuta.         He also used the medium to encourage them  to pray for the country and also an end to the Covid- 19. Pandemic.         He therefore advised  Muslim faithfuls to abide by government's  directives on Covid -19 by staying at home and avoiding social gathering

Bello Greets Muslims At Eid-el-Fitr

The chairmanship aspirant for Abeokuta north  local government, Hon. Wale Bello  has felicitated  with Muslims as they celebrate  Eid-el-Fitri tomorrow. This was disclosed in a statement released by him  on Friday to the newsmen in Abeokuta, Ogun state. He rejoiced with them as they ended the period of Ramadan with peace and happiness. Bello  also  called on Muslims to use the period of the celebration  to pray fervently to fight covid-19 in the country The leading chairmanship aspirant also advised them to pray  at home during the celebration and ensure they obey the lockdown rules put in place by the federal government. Bello  prayed God to accept the supplications of the faithful during the Ramadan and bestow unparalleled blessings on the people'' He  therefore tasked  Muslims  to use the occasion of the Eid-il-Fitri celebrations to rededicate themselves to values and virtues to promote peace and unity in the country.

Farouq Rejoices With Muslims As They Celebrate Eid-el-Fitr Tomorrow

The chairmanship aspirant for Abeokuta south local government, Hon. Adeniyi Akintunde Farouq has rejoiced  with Muslims as they celebrate  Eid-el-Fitri tomorrow. This was disclosed in a statement released by him to the newsmen in Abeokuta, Ogun state. He called on Muslims to use the period to pray fervently for peace in the country. Farouq also advised them remain at home during the celebration and ensure they obey the lockdown rules put in place by the federal government. ''I want wish Muslim brothers and sisters happy the celebration of Eid-el-Fitr, I  prayed God to accept the supplications of the faithful during the Ramadan and bestow unparalleled blessings on the people'' He  therefore charged Muslims  to use the occasion of the Eid-il-Fitri celebrations to rededicate themselves to values and virtues to promote peace and unity in the country.

COVID 19 CRISIS: HOW IT SHOWS FORTH REAL LEADERS

Tope Adaramola There is no better time to discern the real or intrinsic content in a leader than in a period of crisis, just as the whole world is going through now, little thanks to the Covid-19 pandemic which has dealt a devastating blow on world economies and fast off-staging the global demographic order. The whittle down effect is now glaring on individuals’ living and expectations across the globe. Howbeit, the ongoing pandemic has come to basically serve as a litmus test of three indexes in all nations, namely: the quality of governance, social capital of leaders and state of health care facilities. I dare say that it has also come to test the quality that leaders are made of, whether in governance, private business entities, social cultural and religious relationships, etcetera. The fact remains that leadership has been negatively perceived by many as directing followers towards accomplishing a goal, irrespective of whether they like it or have a choice or not. Really, lea

Arewa Community, Seriki's, Market Leaders, Transport Union, Others Meet over compliance of Inter-State Lockdown Order In Ogun

In  response to the excessive migration of people from other states into Ogun state amidst the inter-state lockdown which has posted  a danger to the state for being more vulnerable to Codiv-19 pandemic in Ogun state via migration transmission effect. The Seriki of all  Hausas of the entire  state, Arewa community Market leaders, Transport Unions, Ministry of Agriculture and other related stakeholders  converged to address the issue of unhealthy migration into Ogun state amidst the Codiv- 19 inter state lockdown order. They were well informed, role assigned and consequences well stated to all violators to ensure compliance in support of the effort of His Excellency Prince Dapo Abiodun Mfr on eradicating Codiv 19 in Ogun state. Prince Hadi Sani, Special Assistant to the Governor on inter-ethnic intimated the Seriki's and market leaders in local language to ensure proper understanding and compliance to government regulations and total avoidance of  unhealthy  migration

RMG CELEBRATES WITH HON. OLUWASEUN AKINPELU ON OCASSION OF HIS BIRTHDAY

The leadership of Redemption Mission Group (RMG) Abeokuta North rejoice and celebrate of an icon, a great mentor and tutor, and a leader per excellence in person of Hon. Oluwaseun Akinpelu, the legislative aide to our hard working Honourable Olumide Babatunde Osoba on occasion of his birthday Sir, you are loving, understand, devoted and deligent in your ways and posses series of qualities that are hard to come by. May your special day bring loads of excitement, fun and joy. May all of your dreams in life become a reality. However, even more than that, may it bring you loads of true love and friendship On behalf of the entire member of Redemption Mission Group (RMG) Abeokuta North, I wish you a great success in life and many years on earth. Once again happy birthday sir Congratulations! Signed, Comrade Sulaimon Adio Coordinator RMG Abeokuta North Comrade Jonathan Olusegun Adekunle Media Aide