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Stop Destabilizing Ogun Politics, Adedamola Warns Arabambi

The newly elected chairman of Inter-party Advisory Council, IPAC, Ogun state chapter, Asiwaju Adedamola Adeshina  has warned the former chairman of IPAC, comrade Abayomi Arabambi  not to become a  destabilizing factor in  ogun state politics Adedamola disclosed this over the weekend  in a statement personally  made available to newsmen in Abeokuta. He warned Arabambi from parading himself as IPAC chairman. He said ''Which election made him the IPAC chairman, does an interim arrangement surpasses or superior to a substantive election supervised  by INEC in their premises together with other stake holders and Security Agents '' More importantly IPAC code of conduct abhors any interm arrangement, hence, it is an aberation and illegal in all ramification. ''Arabambi is leading an NGO in Ogun and not IPAC ''The only way any one can lay claim to the leadership of IPAC in any state of federation including National, is through an election, duly super

In Ogun, Residents Of Ayetoro Get Free Medical Services From 100 Women Lobby Group

The residents of Ayetoro have benefited from the free medical services provided by a group known as 100 women lobby  group. The group said this is part of its efforts to show care for the people of the community. A group known as 100 women lobby group, Ogun state chapter,  has said that women's  rates of empowerment within the community is woefully low. The group noted that women in most times are not treated well, advising the federal government to ensure greater equality between men and women. The state coordinator of the group, Prof. Oluwabunmi Ashimolowo disclosed this in Ayetoro, Ogun state.  She  said that if efforts are not made to stabilize women in various aspects, they are at risk of being further left behind. According to her, women spend 90 per cent of their income on the family, despite this fact, they face numerous barriers in accessing income generating opportunities. “If we want a stronger community, then, we need to invest in women, this is the smart st


20,000 youths in Ogun State, have benefitted from the Federal Government extended Special Public Works (SPW) programme, aimed at addressing the high rate of unemployment and rising insecurity in some part of the country.  The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Arc. Olamilekan Adegbite who made this known during the flag-off exercise at the June 12 Cultural Centre, Kuto Abeokuta, said the programme was designed to employ 1000 persons in each Local Government Areas across the federation. Arc. Adegbite said the initiative was an outcome of the pilot SPW programme in the rural areas, approved by President Muhammadu Buhari and implemented by the National Directorate of Employment (NDE) in early 2020, saying the pilot scheme was initially implemented in eight States of the federation to evaluate its impact on addressing high rate of unemployment. "Under the National Economic Sustainability Plan (NESP), Ministry of Labour and Employment adopted a proactive approach, by engaging the


An appeal has   gone to the Federal Government ,  Health Organizations and other relevance donor  health agencies to support  Ogun State Government, on the newly created Alternate Medicine Board, to achieve its purpose of establishment.  This appeal  was made by a popular yoruba actor, Chief Yemi Elebuibon, while delivering  a lecture tagged: The Effect of Alternate Medicine and Practice in Combating Present World Health Problems, at a stakeholders' meeting of Alternate Medicine Practitioners in Ogun State , held at the June 12 Cultural Center, Kuto, Abeokuta.saying the initiative of having the Board   was a laudable one. Elebuibon emphasized the need to mobilize resources for the State, adding that it would go along way in  solving 75 percent of the country's health challenges internally, thereby saving  Federal Government cost of  importating drugs.  His words" Let me congratulates people of Ogun State and the government of the day for taking this bolder step

Adele Oloko Of Orile Oko Felicitates Ogun Deputy Governor On Her Birthday

The Adele Oloko of Orile Oko, chief Olakunle Olalekan has rejoiced with the deputy governor of the state, Engr. Mrs Noimot Salako as she turns another year today. He  described Salako as a woman of substance, adding that she is always  after the progress of Ogun state. The monarch  lauded her efforts and commitment towards the development of the state, saying that she is a brilliant and intelligent woman. Olalekan  prayed that may she lives longer and continue to enjoy good health so as to continue in her good work.

In Ogun, GNI Pays Courtesy Visit To Asiwaju Orile-Imo, Others

A Former governorship candidate in Ogun State,  Gboyega Nasiru Isiaka on  Thursday paid a courtesy visit to Asiwaju Orile Imo who doubles as Adele Oloko of Orile Oko, Chief Olalekan Olakunle  Isiaka in his speech noted that his visit was not plolitical, saying that he has come to pay the monarch and his  people a courtesy visit. He explained  that during the 2019 governorship election, the community stood by him and supported him fully. GNI said, '' I am here today to visit  the Adele Oloko of Orile Oko and who is also the Asiwaju of Orile-Imo and  people of community generally. This visit is important because since the conclusion of the 2019 election, have not been able to come here and these are the people who have given me full support during the electioneering campaign in 2019, I really appreciate you all for your support. ''I am not here for a political reason but just to visit our people. I want us to join hands together to support the current administ

Yomi-FAJ Joyfully Rejoices With Ogun Deputy Governor On Her Birthday

The Ogun state House of Assembly, representing Ijebu North East constituency, Hon. Abayomi Johnson  Fasuwa, popularly known as Yomi FAJ has rejoiced with the deputy governor of the state, Engr. Mrs Noimot Salako as she turns another year today. Fasuwa described Salako as a woman of substance, adding that she is always  after the progress of Ogun state. He lauded her efforts and commitment towards the development of the state, saying that she is a brilliant and intelligent woman. He prayed that may she lives longer and continue to enjoy good health so as to continue in her good work.

Ogun: Sanusi innauguarates Fagbenro As APC Chairman In Abeokuta South

The chairman of the newly-reconstituted caretaker committee of the All Progressives Congress in Ogun State, Chief Yemi Sanusi  on Thursday, inaugurated Hon. Adetunji Henry Fagbenro as Abeokuta South Local government party chairman along side with other Eighteen(18) APC local government chairmen in the State. The  inauguration ceremony held at the party’s secretariat, located at Iyana Mortuary, in Abeokuta the state capital. It was gathered that the inauguration was  conducted by Barrister Habeeb Ajayi in which party loyalists thronged the venue in numbers. Sanusi, in his words  said “Today, we are gathered for this epoch-making ceremony to inaugurate the caretaker committee of local governments and wards of our party, APC.”



Preparation for the 10th Asaba Ladies Open Golf Tournament To Take off from January

The tournament being organised by the Ladies Division of Ibori Golf and Country Club (IGCC), Asaba, Delta State is anticipated to feature no fewer than one hundred and eighty lady golfers and men arriving from across the country. Captain of the Ladies section, Angie Uwabor disclosed that all necessary arrangements towards successful organising the three days golf tournament have been concluded as planned. The lady captain noted that various categories such as ladies, men's, special guests, and sponsors would take part at the event. She added that as at now, golfers from different golf clubs have registered for the tournament. Among them were Benin Club Golf Section (BCGS); UBTH Golf Club, Benin City; Ogunnu Golf Resort, Warri; Port-Harcourt Golf Club; IBB Golf and Country Club, Abuja; Ikoyi Golf Club, Lagos; Ibadan, Kaduna, Jos, Enugu, Calabar and amongst. She said: "The 10th Asaba Ladies Open Golf tournament at the Ibori Golf and Country Club (IGCC), Asaba, Delta

Abiodun's Aide, Hadi Gets Award Of Excellence

   A special assistant to governor Dapo Abiodun on inter ethnic affairs, prince Hadi Sanni has received an award as circle of excellence of the year by the Glow Empire Entertainment. The award was presented to him for his  immense contribution to the society at large. According to the Glow Empire Entertainment, Hadi worths the award because of his significant roles in the society. It also added that Hadi has assisted in bringing about unity, peace and harmony in the community, saying that he has been able to settled various disputes in the community. Meanwhile, Abiodun's aide appreciated the award, saying that this will encourage him to do more.

Ijebu North East Residents Hail Yomi FAJ Over Rehabilitation Of Roads

Residents of odosimadegun, eti obu, imomo, idode, ododeyo, imewuro and Orunwa in Ijebu North East, Ogun state have hailed a member of Ogun state House of Assembly, representing Ijebu North East constituency, Hon. Abayomi Johnson  Fasuwa, popularly known as Yomi FAJ on making the  roads motorable for them  Recall that recently  Yomi FAJ commenced palliative measures  on Eti-obu to Ododeyo to Imewuro,  Eti-Obu to imomo to Idode and  Eti-Obu to Simadegun to Atan.  According to him, the Scope of the work is to fill up failed part with laterite and level up, dressing the surface to make it motorable. He added that the gesture is in fulfilment  of his promises during the 2019 electioneering campaign. Meanwhile, residents  of the communities were  so elated to see the roads in good condition for people to use. Also the monarch of the Axis, oba Emmanuel Olusanu extolled the magnanimity of making the road motorable. Mr Osunsanya from Ododeyo was full of prayers as he confirmed that

Group Honors Adele Oloko Of Orile Oko, Olakunle With Award Of Excellence

The ANUR-UR_DEEN Youth Association of Nigeria, ADYA, Abeokuta, Ogun State has honored the Adele Oloko of Orile  Oko, chief  Olakunle Olalekan an award of excellence. The association appreciated Chief Olalekan for his immensurable roles towards supporting the body. The body also  described Adele Oloko of Orile  Oko as a man of honor, saying that he is a philanthropist. Meanwhile, chief Olalekan appreciated the association for the award, saying that this will encourage him to do more in his philanthropic gesture.

Ademolake, APC Party Chairman Abeokuta South congratulates Ogun State indigenes, residents for witnessing another year

Honourable Abdulakeem Olamilekan Ademolake, The All Progressive Congress (APC) Party chairman Abeokuta South has congratulated sons and daughters, and also the residents in the State for witnessing another new year. He says glory be to God Almighty to have allowed us to be alive today being the 1st day of year 2021 despite the challenges we all faced last year. He commended the people for their resilience by allowing peace to reign in the state and also their unending support for the government. Ademolake also urged the citizens to keep on praying and cooperating with government as they have been doing, that sooner or later Ogun State shall be in a state of Eldorado.  He also said " enough of blaming the governor that all hands must be on deck to move the state forward. That governance is everyone business and as such every indigene must contribute his/her quota to move the state forward. As we all know that Ogun State has always been the cradle of development in Nigeria, therefor

Ogun: Foundation Provides Shelter For Vulnerable Children, Others, Set To Empower Them

A Non Governmental Organization, Rays of hope Community Foundation, has provided shelter for less Privileged and Vulnerable Children in Ago Iwoye, Ogun state. While Commissioning the shelter house on Thursday, the Executive Director of Rays of Hope Community Foundation, Taiwo Adefunke Adebanjo submitted that the house will cater for Vulnerable Children. She added that the shelter will allow the children to monitor their Education Growth.  Adebanjo said, ''We are commissioning a shelter for the less privileged ones and at the same time, I'm marking my 60th birthday,  normally we care for orphans and vulnerable children but we realised that it's not just caring for them outside because we have a lot of them that doesn't have a shelter and we have other families that can not even manage them but still they cannot accommodate the population that we have  and we have so much of them, we don't want a  situation that they will be abused and not be properly 

Tella Greets Ogun Residents On New Year

The Transition committee Chairman,  Abeokuta North Local Government  Prince Babatunde Tella has felicitated the residents of Abeokuta North and Ogun state generally as they witness 2021. In a statement personally signed by him on Friday,  Tella prayed that the year 2021 would usher in continued peace and prosperity He also appreciated them  for their  cooperations and support given to Dapo Abiodun's administration throughout 2020. Tella appreciated God for sparing their lives to witness the New Year. The Abeokuta North boss also called on  the  residents of the State to continue to be peace-loving, law abiding and to pray for Nigeria  and Ogun State.

Dr. Sam Oluwalose Extends New Year Greetings To his Customers

Dr. Samod Ogunsola, Oluwalose  has congratulated his amiable customers for witnessing 2021. In his message, the native doctor wished the people  happy New Year and prayed that 2021 would usher peace and normalcy which would promote progress, prosperity and well-being of all sections of society. Ogunsola hoped that 2021 will be a year of development, peace, harmony, progress and social integration in the state. He said, ''I earnestly pray that the New Year brings along joy, happiness, peace and prosperity for our people in the community and the state at large''  The native doctor therefore thanked his  customers for their love and  patronage He appreciated God for sparing their lives to witness the New Year, in spite of the daunting challenges facing the nation.