Saturday , 25 January 2020
Latest News
Home » Tag Archives: Governor Dapo Abiodun

Tag Archives: Governor Dapo Abiodun

We’ll make C of O available in 28 days, Gov Abiodun assures investors

We’ll make C of O available in 28 days, Gov Abiodun assures investors

Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State has assured potential investors willing to invest in the State that land would be made available to them within 28 days. The Governor, who spoke while contributing to discussions at the Executive Council Strategic Retreat held at the TCC Resort Centre, Ogere, in Ikenne Local Government Area, said this would enable those who want ... Read More »

Gov Abiodun charges LG Transition Committee Chairmen, others on prudent management of funds

Gov Abiodun charges LG Transition Committee Chairmen, others on prudent management of funds

Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State has warned the newly sworn in Executives and Members of the Local Government Transition Committees to be mindful of the way they manage funds since their actions and inactions would be closely monitored to ensure that they operate with due process at all times. L-R: Gov Abiodun, Engr. (Mrs.) Noimot Salako-Oyedele (Deputy Governor) Alhaji ... Read More »

Join APC through ‘the front door’, Gov Abiodun tells Ogun politicians

Join APC through ‘the front door’, Gov Abiodun tells Ogun politicians

Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State State has enjoined interested progressive politicians who had jumped ship to other parties to return to the All Progressives Congress through what he called “the front door”. He declared that no person would be allowed to come into the APC through the back door. He noted that the only way into the party is ... Read More »

Brace up for the challenges ahead, Gov Abiodun tells Ogun Commissioners

Brace up for the challenges ahead, Gov Abiodun tells Ogun Commissioners

Governor Dapo Abiodun on Monday Monday told his cabinet members to brace up to the responsibilities and challenges of their new offices as they are under public scrutiny. According to the Governor, a lot of burden would be on them to live above board and be morally upright. He charged members of the newly constituted cabinet of the State to ... Read More »

Not responding to opponents’ attacks gave us victory – Gov Abiodun

Not responding to opponents’ attacks gave us victory – Gov Abiodun

  The Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun has said that not responding to various attacks by his opponents during the electioneering campaign in the run up to the 2019 gubernatorial election, gave him victory at the poll. The Governor, who revealed this at this year’s Universal Week of Prayer, with the theme: “Liberty Wherewith Christ,” organised by the Iperu ... Read More »

Gov Abiodun Picks Old Western Region Permanent Secretary As Elders Advisory Council Chair

Gov Abiodun Picks Old Western Region Permanent Secretary As Elders Advisory Council Chair

Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun has picked a one-time Permanent Secretary in the old Western Region, Chief Oluseye Okuboyejo as Chairman of the Governor’s Elders Advisory Council, while also asking members of the Council to form themselves into “an executive.” “I am suggesting that the elders form themselves into an executive, so that if there is a need to ... Read More »

Abiodun to swear in commissioners on Friday

Abiodun to swear in commissioners on Friday

The Governor of Ogun State, Prince Dapo Abiodun will on Friday swear in the 19 commissioners recently screened and approved by the state Assembly. The confirmed 19 commissioner-nominees would also be given their portfolios at the event slated to hold at the June 12 Cultural Centre, Kuto Abeokuta at 11am prompt. These commissioner-nominees include Mr Afolabi Afuape, a former Commissioner ... Read More »

Our security master-plan is near perfect- Gov Abiodun

Our security master-plan is near perfect- Gov Abiodun

Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State has said that with communication components being mainstreamed into the state architecture, security arangement would be near- perfect in the state. Abiodun noted that when completed, criminals would have no hiding place. Not only would the tracking devices ensure smooth communication among the security outfits in the state, they would also ensure that all ... Read More »

Gov Abiodun  to inaugurate Ogun Elders’ Advisory Council on Thursday (See full list of members)

Gov Abiodun to inaugurate Ogun Elders’ Advisory Council on Thursday (See full list of members)

 Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State will on Thursday inaugurate an Elders’ Advisory Council at the Obas Complex inside the State Secretariat in Abeokuta by 2pm. A statement to the effect on Tuesday quoted the Governor Abiodun as saying the composition of the Council was part of the Government’s desire to tap from the fountain of wisdom of the elderly ... Read More »

Ogun Speaker recalls lawmakers for screening of LG Caretaker appointees,others

Ogun Speaker recalls lawmakers for screening of LG Caretaker appointees,others

In order to attend to urgent State assignments, the Speaker of the Ogun State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Olakunle Oluomo, has recalled members of the State House of Assembly from their end of the year break to resume on Monday, 6th January, 2020. The resumption according to a release signed by the Ag. Clerk of the Assembly, Mr. Deji ... Read More »

Gov Abiodun Appoints Transition Committees For 20 Ogun Local Govt Areas (See full list)

Gov Abiodun Appoints Transition Committees For 20 Ogun Local Govt Areas (See full list)

Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State has appointed transition committees for the 20 local government areas of the state. Elected chairmen completed their tenures in October 2019. The transition committees will be in place until the Ogun State Electoral Commission (OGSEIC) conducts election to pick new council chairmen. According to a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the State ... Read More »

We are committed to lifting our people out of poverty – Gov Abiodun

We are committed to lifting our people out of poverty – Gov Abiodun

Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State has reaffirmed the commitment of his administration to lifting its people out of poverty, noting that his administration would continue to look at ways to ensure that it enjoys a mutually beneficial relationship with the Africa Development Bank (AfDB). Gov Abiodun in warm embrace with Dr Adesina* Prince Dapo Abiodun, who made this known ... Read More »

Gov Abiodun Signs 2020 Budget, Pledges Dividends Of Democracy

Gov Abiodun Signs 2020 Budget, Pledges Dividends Of Democracy

Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State has assured the people of the State that his administration will ensue diligent implementation of the Year 2020 Budget, noting that his administration would also follow through on its vision to give dividends of democracy to the people. Prince Dapo Abiodun, who made this known in his office on Monday while signing the budget, ... Read More »

Gov Abiodun’s victory at apex court reflection of God’s verdict- Ogun APC

Gov Abiodun’s victory at apex court reflection of God’s verdict- Ogun APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ogun State has described the Supreme Court verdict that affirmed the victory of Prince Dapo Abiodun as a validation of the popular saying that “when God  says yes, no man can say no”. In a press statement issued on Wednesday and signed by the Publicity Secretary of APC Caretaker Committee, Tunde Oladunjoye, the party ... Read More »

Commissioner designate denies report that he gave Gov Abiodun condition on preferred ministry

Commissioner designate denies report that he gave Gov Abiodun condition on preferred ministry

Ogun State commissioner designate, Mr. Afolabi Afuape, has denied a media report credited to an online publication, The Encounter, quoting him as giving the governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, a condition on his preferred ministry. Afuape who appeared before the State Assembly for screening last Monday, refuted the story describing it as an “imagination of the reporter, and a disservice to ... Read More »

How Gov Abiodun picked Ogun Commissioner Designates – APC Spokesman

How Gov Abiodun picked Ogun Commissioner Designates – APC Spokesman

Publicity Secretary of Ogun State All Progressives Congress ( APC) Caretaker Committee, Tunde Oladunjoye has shed light on how Governor Dapo Abiodun arrived at the list of names he sent to the state House of Assembly last Thursday for screening as Commissioners The Ogun State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has said the Governor Dapo Abiodun’s administration should ... Read More »

Gov Abiodun meets protesting women, directs Chief of Staff to furnish them with list of female appointees

Gov Abiodun meets protesting women, directs Chief of Staff to furnish them with list of female appointees

Governor Dapo Abiodun on Monday met with the leadership of the Coalition of Women Groups in Ogun State who took their protest for more inclusion of women in governance to the Governor’s Office, Oke Imosan, Abeokuta. During the meeting that lasted for about one hour, Governor Abiodun told the Coalition led by Dr. Biola Akiode-Afolabi, that he needed not be ... Read More »

Gov Abiodun charges Christians to take advantage of blessings of Christmas season

Gov Abiodun charges Christians to take advantage of blessings of Christmas season

Governor Dapo Abiodun has urged the people of the State to take advantage of the blessings embedded in the Christmas season to pray for the peace of the nation. Prince Dapo Abiodun, who gave the admonition during the Ogun State 2019 Christmas carol and Service of Nine Lessons held at the June 12 Cultural Centre, Kuto, Abeokuta, said that it ... Read More »

Appointments: My govt committed to fair deal for women – Gov Abiodun

Appointments: My govt committed to fair deal for women – Gov Abiodun

Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State has allayed the fears of women in the state, assuring that more women will be brought into the state executive council, as well as agencies and boards in the state. Prince Abiodun, who noted that the recently released commissioners list was not exhaustive, said that new commissionership positions reserved exclusively for women would be ... Read More »

Gov Abiodun asks bankers to stop using common man’s money to buy off elite’s debts

Gov Abiodun asks bankers to stop using common man’s money to buy off elite’s debts

Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State has called on banks in the country to abolish the system of using the savings of the common people to buy off debts of the rich, as this practice does not augur well with the economy of the nation. He also pleaded that they should look at how the inflation rate would be reduced ... Read More »