Sheila, widow of Tai Solarin dies at 82

Late Sheila Solarin Sheila, widow of foremost educator and social crusader Tai Solarin is dead. Mrs. Sheila Solarin, an English-born...

This year's Ojude Oba will be grand - State government, sponsors

The Ogun state Ministry of Culture and Tourism has promised to make this year’s edition of the Ojude-Oba festival, scheduled for 28 Oct...

1,000 children get free eye care in Ogun

ABOUT 1,000 school children have benefited from free eye tests and treatment  conducted by the joint efforts of eye care professionals in...

Avoid demolision of your properties, 'build right', Ogun tells CDAs to enlighten residents

The Permanent Secretary, Bureau of Urban and Physical Planning, Ogun State, Mr. Taiwo Megbope, gave the charge while addressing some CD...

Ogun warns against tree felling in the state's forest reserves

Ogun State government has  warned the people against illegal felling of trees in the state forest reserves. Mr Falilu Sabitu, the C...

Ogun holds alternative energy expo and Nigeria Green Awards

Ogun State Government has concluded arrangements to hold Nigeria Alternative Energy Expo between October 29th and 31st this year. T...

Youth Corper donates borehole, toilet to Imo community in Abeokuta

Imo, a community within Abeokuta became a beneficiary of a bore hole and public toilet from a serving youth corper in the state. Conc...

Police meet Ogun PDP warring chiefs

The Assistant Inspector General of Police in Charge of Lagos and Ogun, Mr Mamman Tsafe,  on Wednesday in Abeokuta, held a closed-door mee...

Ilaro, Oronna festival re-christened and repositioned

The annual Oronna Day celebration has been re-christened as Oronna Ilaro Festival and re-positioned to  place the  town of Ilaro in Yewa So...

Ogun Police seeks cooperation with communities for effective policing

The Ogun State Police Command, on Monday last week, held a meeting with representatives of more than 40 communities and interest groups...

Ogun First Lady advocates equal access to education for the Girl-Child

Ogun First Lady, Mrs. Olufunso Amosun has said equal access to education, training, science and technology for women and the girl-child w...

On Biafra: Late Chief Obafemi Awolowo replies Prof. Achebe from the grave

Late Chief Awolowo and  Prof. Achebe Nigeria’s literary legend, Chinua Achebe in his latest memoir on the defunct Biafra, accused a Nig...

Special allowance for Ogun teachers

Governor Ibikunle Amosun has announced a 5% special allowance for teachers in public primary and secondary schools in Ogun State. The a...

Ogun suspends brawling Oba and Baale

OGUN State government has suspended the Olu of Itori, Oba Fatai Akorede Akamo and the Baale of Lapeleke, Chief Adisa Akinremi, till further...

Amosun pledged continued support for industries in the state

Senator Ibikunle Amosun, has assured manufacturers of cocoa products in the state that his administration would continue to create more ...

It's not over yet for Ogun Hajj deportees - board

The Ogun State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board stated on Wednesday that  the 18 pilgrims deported by Saudi  Arabia authorities under its H...

Amosun pays N3billion pensions, gratuities and salary arrears, reduces N13billion staff debts to N10billion

Governor Amosun has approved release over N3 billion for the payment of pension, gratuities, salary arrears, leave bonues and deductions...

Ogun plans to modernise Ake Sport Centre

The Ake Sport Centre, Ijaiye, Abeokuta may soon be modernised as Governor Ibikunle Amosun as promised to renovate the facilities to inte...

Family Courts for Ogun.

Apparently miffed by the alarming rate at which marriages are being dissolved between couples and attendant sufferings that usually trail t...

Passage - Dr. Abdul Lateef Adegbite

Late. Dr. Abdul Lateef Adegbite An illustrious son of Ogun State Dr. Abdul Lateef Adegbite, Secretary-General of the Nigeria Supreme Co...

Ogun Assembly gives Amosun go ahead to borrow N7.5billion

Senator Ibikunle Amosun The Ogun State House of Assembly on Thursday last week passed a resolution allowing the State government to b...

A German Vocational Institute To Be Established In The State

An indication to this came to light in Abeokuta when the Commissioner for Commerce and Industry, Otunba Ashiru hosted a delegation of Ger...

40,130 OOU ex-students to get certificates six years after leaving the university

Six years after, about 40,130 graduates of the Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, have yet to be issued their degree certificates. ...

Ogun to Shut Illegal Schools

The Ogun state government has announced plans to clamp down on illegal private nursery and primary schools operating in the state. The ...

Head of Schools Not Excluded from Signing Attendance Register - Commissioner.

Heads of public primary and secondary schools in Ogun State have been ordered to always sign attendance register daily. The State Commi...

Flood Caused Havoc in Ijebu Ode

A downpour lasting many  hours penultimate weekend, flooded major roads in Ijebu-Ode destroying houses and other property. The area aff...

Fake Deputy Commissioner of Police Arrested While Attempting to Meet With Amosun

Security aides attached to Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun on Monday September 24, 2012 arrested a 40-year-old man, Tubosun Banjo fo...

11 Man Committee for Gateway FC.

An 11-man advisory committee that will support Gateway Football Club management in implementing its policies as well as provide direction...

Ogun Trained 40 Peer Educators on HIV/AIDS

Worried by the low level of knowledge about the prevalence of Human Immuno Virus(HIV) in Ogun State, the state government has trained abo...

Lafarge Cement WAPCO Donates Books and Renovates Schools in Sagamu.

Lafarge Cement WAPCO Nigeria Plc, a leading   cement manufacturing company in Nigeria, has donated 176,000 exercise books and renovated s...

Sixteen (16) HIV/AIDS Screening Center for Ijebu Ode

Ijebu Ode - The Ijebu-Ode Local Government Area of Ogun State has established 16 HIV/AIDS screening facilities to provide free screening...

Security - MTN Support State Government with 5 Security Vans

Abeokuta — MTN Nigeria has donated five security vehicles to Ogun State as a way of supporting the state government in addressing security c...

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