Tags: Dapo Abiodun

Abiodun Assures Residents of Uninterrupted Supply of Pipe Borne Water

Governor of Ogun state, Dapo Abiodun has assured residents particularly of Abeokuta, the state capital of uninterrupted supply of pipe borne water. Abiodun, who gave the assurance on Tuesday, shortly after he inspected the Arakanga Old Water Works, Abeokuta, said the completion and installation of the five ‘Barage Gates’ would allow for proper damming and…

Abiodun Commissions 130 Affordable Housing Units in Abeokuta

Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun on Thursday commissioned 130 affordable housing units at Kemta, Idi Aba, in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital. The housing project christened Prince Court Estate is the first phase of the 300 detached and semi detached of two and three-bedroom structures. Commissioning the estate, Governor Abiodun said the project is the…

Abiodun commiserates with Pastor Adeboye over death of son

Ogun State governor, Dapo Abiodun, has commiserated with the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, over the death of his son, Dare Adeboye. Dare, 42, the third child of Adeboye was reported to have died in his sleep on Wednesday in Eket, Akwa Ibom State, where he was based…

I May End Up A Pastor After My Tenure – Abiodun

Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun suggested on Wednesday that he might end up as a pastor after serving as Governor. Governor Abiodun, who made the remark when speaking at the 108th Nigeria Baptist Convention held at the Baptist International Conference Centre, Lufuwape Town, along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, said that athough he would not ascribe to himself…

Transportation: UK Agency Offers Technical Assistance to Ogun

A United Kingdom based development agency, Prosperity Fund, has expressed its readiness to offer technical assistance to Ogun State in its efforts at putting in place efficient and sustainable transportation system. This, according to the agency, would fast track the socio-economic development of the state. Speaking during the presentation of report by the Committee on…

Abeokuta to Have Regular Water Supply in June – Abiodun

Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, has said that regular and improved water supply would be restored to Abeokuta and its environs, as soon as the ongoing rehabilitation work on a dam at Arakanga waterworks is completed in June. Abiodun who just signed the payment of salary arrears for the State Water Corporation staff also expressed…

Abiodun Pays N500m to Retirees, Pensioners in Ogun

Ogun State governor, Dapo Abiodun, on Wednesday, distributed N500m to offset backlog of gratuity and pensions of retirees in the state and local government services. Abiodun, while carrying out a symbolic presentation of cheques to some retirees at the June 12 Cultural Centre, Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, said the event was a demonstration of…

Ogun Suspends Commissioner over Alleged Sexual Harassment

The Governor of Ogun State Dapo Abiodun has suspended the Commissioner for Environment, Hon. Abiodun Abudu-Balogun, from office pending the conclusion of an independent investigation into an allegation of sexual harassment of a 16-year old Barakat Mayowa Melojuekun. Barakat Melojuekun who is secondary school final year student had accused Abudu-Balogun of subjecting her to sexual…

COVID-19: Ogun Orders Full Reopening Of Churches, Mosque, Hotels

Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, has announced that all hotels, viewing centres, marquees, event centres, suites, guest houses, motels, and establishments providing accommodation, for Tourists or Entertainment, Restaurants, Eateries, Fast Food, Lounges, Bars, and Cinemas in the State can now re-open for business. Pleased with the drop of COVID-19 infections in Ogun State, Abiodun further…