Amotekun Begins Operation in Ogun

Amotekun Begins Operation in Ogun

Amotekun Begins Operation in Ogun         The Ogun State Government has announced the full operation of the South West Security Outfit, codenamed Amotekun in the state The Chief of Staff to Governor Dapo Abiodun, Alhaji Shuaib Salisu, said this when he featured in a live television programme in Abeokuta, the state capital. According to him, the Amotekun corps will ensure that lives and property in the state, particularly in remote areas, are secured. Salisu said the Amotekun corps will fortify the existing security architecture in the state…

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Dapo Abiodun Appoints Laycon As Youth Ambassador, Gives Him N5m

Youth Ambassador

Dapo Abiodun Appoints Laycon As Youth Ambassador, Gives Him N5m         Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) season 5 winner, Olamilekan “Laycon” Agbeleshe has been appointed as the Youth Ambassador of Ogun State. Announcing this on his official Instagram page, the governor of the state, Dapo Abiodun disclosed how much he is happy and proud of the 26-year-old rapper when he hosted the reality star at his Oke-Mosan office in Abeokuta, the state capital. “We have appointed the winner of the Big Brother Naija Lockdown, @itslaycon Youth Ambassador of Ogun…

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Gov Dapo Abiodun Congratulates BBNaija Lockdown Winner Laycon

Dapo Abiodun

Gov Dapo Abiodun Congratulates BBNaija Lockdown Winner Laycon     The governor of Ogun State, Prince Dapo Abiodun, has congratulated the winner of the Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) season 5 ‘Lockdown edition’ reality show winner, Olamilekan Agbelesebioba, popularly known as Laycon. Layconan indigene of Ogun State, was declared the winner of the reality on Sunday, defeating Dorathy, Nengi, Neo and Vee to go away with a grand prize of N85 million. In a statement on Monday, Gov Abiodun said he was delighted to congratulate Laycon. “I am delighted to congratulate…

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Governor Abiodun Mourns Buruji Kashamu

Amotekun Begins Operation in Ogun

Governor Abiodun Mourns Buruji Kashamu     The governor of Ogun State, Prince Dapo Abiodun, has expressed shock over the death of Senator Buruji Kashamu on Saturday. Senator Kashamu, who represented Ogun East at the Senate in the 8th National Assembly and contested the gubernatorial ticket of the state on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), along with other contestants with Governor Abiodun, died at First Cardiologist Hospital in Lagos on Saturday. In a statement released on Saturday by the Kunle Somorin, Chief Press Secretary to Governor Abiodun,…

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Ogun Makes COVID-19 Test Free For All Returning SS3 Boarding Students

Amotekun Begins Operation in Ogun

Ogun Makes COVID-19 Test Free For All Returning SS3 Boarding Students     The Ogun state government has stepped down its stand which held that the COVID-19 test is to be used as a mandatory requirement for returning students in exit classes. Governor Dapo Abiodun announced the cancellation of the initial injunction via a Twitter statement on Monday. In his communique which was titled “Ogun Makes COVID-19 Test Free For All Returning SS3 Boarding Students”, Governor Abiodun further stated that the admittance of students into boarding houses in private secondary…

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Ogun Suspends Planned Reopening Of Churches, Mosques Over Rise In COVID-19 Cases

Amotekun Begins Operation in Ogun

Ogun Suspends Planned Reopening Of Churches, Mosques Over Rise In COVID-19 Cases       The Ogun state governor, Dapo Abiodun on Friday announced the suspension of the planned reopening of churches and mosques across the state. The Governor said the suspension became imperative in the face of the rise in the community transmission and spread of COVID-19 in the state. Religious centres were earlier scheduled to reopen today, Friday. The governor made the declaration while briefing journalists in Abeokuta, the state capital. Abiodun, in his address, announced that the current ease of lockdown…

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