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Gunmen abduct three female traders, driver in Ogun

Gunmen have abducted three female traders and their driver st Olubo Village on Abeokuta-Imala-Ilara-Ayetoro Road, Abeokuta North Local Government Area of Ogun State.

Abiodun flags off rebuilding vital Atan-Agbara road

Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun state on Thursday, flagged off the reconstruction of the 19km Atan-Lusada-Agbara Road, in Ado-Odo/Ota Council Area

National Sports Festival: Ogun indicates interest, adopts Tobi Amusan

Ogun State Government has indicated interest to host the National Sports Festival just as it has commenced renovation of sports facilities across the state.

2 nurses die, 10 injured in Ogun lone accident

Two nurses were confirmed dead on Sunday while 10 others sustained injuries in a lone accident on the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway.

Ogun Govt reacts to media reports on Abiodun’s N58billion loans

The Ogun State Government has refused to give details of how much had been borrowed by the incumbent Governor, Dapo Abiodun since he assumed office on May 29, 2019.

Gunmen abduct medical doctor Odetola, nurse Bamgbose in Ogun

Unidentified gunmen have abducted Oladunni Odetola, a medical doctor and Mrs. Bamgbose, a nurse, while travelling on Abeokuta-Imeko road.

Ogun distributes 26 monitoring vehicles

Ogun State Government through its Ministry of Physical Planning and Urban Development has distributed twenty-six monitoring vehicles.

Governor Abiodun receives ex-speaker Bankole in office

Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State on Thursday received the former speaker of the House of Representatives, Dimeji Bankole, in his office.

Gunmen abduct traditional ruler Oba Omotayo in Ogun

Gunmen abduct Oba Tajudeen Omotayo, the Oba Alade Meta of  Imope land, a community in Ijebu Igbo area of Ogun State on Saturday

FG to collaborate with Ogun State on food, job supplies

The Federal Government in collaboration with Ogun State Government has organised a training programme for Agricultural Extension Agents on best global practices and efficient work delivery.

Ogun State installs cold chain to preserve COVID-19 vaccine

Governor Dapo Abiodun said  Ogun state has installed a solar-powered cold chain for the COVID-19 vaccine that arrived in the county recently. 

Ogun worries over unwanted pregnancy, unsafe abortion among youths

The Ogun State Government says it will focus and capture more adolescents in its family planning initiatives and programmes due to the increasing number of unwanted pregnancies and unsafe abortion among the youths.

Ogun, World Bank sign $300m partnership agreement

Governor of Ogun State, Prince Dapo Abiodun said the State government has signed a Financing Partnership Agreement worth over $300m with World Bank to fund Ogun Economic Transformation projects.

Herdsmen: PDP blasts Ogun govt for denying Sunday Igboho

The Ogun State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has lambasted the Ogun State government for saying it did not invite Sunday Adeyemo to help solve its security challenges.

3 burnt to death in Abeokuta fuel tanker explosion

Adejoke Adeleye/ Abeokuta Three persons have been reportedly burnt to death while several others sustained various degrees of injuries in an early morning fuel tanker...

Ogun schools resume January 18, govt. affirms

By Muhaimin Olowoporoku Ogun State government has reaffirmed that schools in the state resume Monday, January 18, 2021, amidst the second wave of the COVID-19...

Ogun to create Residents Identification Cards for indigenes

The Ogun State government has announced the commencement of the implementation of Residents Identification Cards with a view to providing a reliable database of the people living in the state.

Ogun to establish state-owned newspaper

Mr Waheed Odusile, Commissioner for Information and Strategy in Ogun state, has announced the plans of the state government to establish a newspaper and an online news platform.

2023: Ogun APC Youth League inaugurates committee

The All Progressive Congress (APC), Ogun State Chapter has inaugurated a 37-man mobilizing committee for Abeokuta North Local Government Area.

Ogun seeks more cooperation between farmers, helders

Farmers and herders across the State have been urged to ensure the sustenance of the peace and harmony in Ogun state.

35-year-old poly lecturer murdered in Ogun

Mufutau Waliu, the Head of Department of Electrical and Electronics at the D.S Adegbenro ICT Polytechnic, Itori, Ogun State, has been killed by gunmen, suspected to be hired assassins.

Ogun launches digital marketing platform for Adire

Ogun launches a digital marketing platform for adire as an innovative way to take the authentic fabrics to the global market.

#EndSARS: Ogun judicial panel begins sitting

The Judicial panel set up by Governor Dapo Abiodun to investigate complaints of police brutality, human rights violations and extra-judicial killings by security operatives in Ogun State has commenced sitting.

One dead, two injured in Ogun auto crash

An accident, which involved a Mercedes Benz truck and a motorcycle near the Ota toll gate in Ogun, on Wednesday, has claimed a life.

Gbenga Daniel reveals Ogun gov’s salary, calls for cut in salaries of politicians

Former Governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel has called for a cut in salaries of political officeholders.

Gov. Abiodun slashes land use charge for investors

Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun has granted 50 per cent discount to investors on all Land Use and Amenities charges.

NMA threatens to resume suspended strike in Ogun

By Adejoke Adeleye/Abeokuta The Ogun chapter of Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) has threatened to shut down the State’s medical facilities from September 20 over what...

Ogun moves to introduce BRT services

The Ogun State Government is set to introduce Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) services between Ota, Mowe/Ibafo and Lagos, to encourage the usage of public transport.

Ogun ends weekend lockdown, reopens worship centres

Ogun State Government has announced the discontinuation of the total cessation of movement during weekends, earlier imposed to curb the spread of COVID-19 in the state.

Updated: Ogun shelves COVID-19 tests for students

The Ogun government has cancelled COVID-19 test as a requirement for returning students in the exit class of Senior Secondary schools in the state.

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