Tag Ogun State

No good roads in Ogun State?

By Seyi Bakare On July 2, one of the netizens on a social media hate campaign against the Ogun State governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, over Ogun roads, Hauwa Allahbura (@HauwaAllahbura), wrote on X: “Ministry of Works Budget in 2024 N480mn.…

Teacher bags life imprisonment for raping seven-year-old

Justice Abiodun Akinyemi of Ogun State High Court, Abeokuta, on Monday, sentenced 47-year-old secondary school teacher, Ojo Ezekiel, to life imprisonment after being convicted of raping a seven-year-old minor in the Ogun State capital. Ojo Ezekiel, who was first arraigned…

Ogun Customs seizes contraband worth N380m in 23 days

By Omobolaji Adekunle, Abeokuta The Ogun State Customs Command Comptroller James Ojo has achieved  success in intercepting contraband worth N380,370,911 within 23 days of assuming office. This was made during the maiden press briefing held at Abeokuta, Ogun State, where…

Ogun to construct new hospital in Ilaro

…As Abiodun lauds Ewekoro LG for making Ogun top in non-oil revenue contribution The Ogun State Government has revealed plans to build a new hospital in Itori, Ogun State. The Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun made this known at…

Ogun, International Partners to engage100,000 SMSEs, Youths

Ogun State government is set to train 100,000 Small Medium Scale Enterprises (SMSEs), especially youths on emerging technologies, towards attaining the peak in digital economy. This would be done through GetFundedAfrica Technologies (GFAT) in partnership with Microsoft, Google and Meta…