Smugglers frustrating government’s efforts in agric sector, says minister
Minister of State, Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Senator Heineken Lokpobiri, has said that government’s efforts in the agricultural sector will be frustrated unless urgent measures are put in place to stop smuggling in the country.
Eminent citizens celebrate accounting guru, Akintola Williams at 99
Eminent Nigerians, including Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode and his Ogun State counterpart, Ibikunle Amosun, yesterday celebrated the doyen of the accounting profession in Africa...
At Ife Festival, Amosun extends cultural evangelism beyond Ogun borders
Dateline, Monday July 30, Oduduwa Hall, Obafemi Awolowo University: The occasion was the formal opening event of the maiden Ife Festival of Food and Identity, hosted by the Institute of Cultural Studies, Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife.A festivity of cultural expression.....
The Wole Soyinka Museum
The conversion and remodelling of Soyinka’s former abode to The Soyinka Museum was made possible by the Amosun government to firmly establish the link between cultural education, agriculture and identity as enunciated in the five cardinal agenda of the Ogun government under Senator Ibikunle Amosun.
Ogun 2019 guber race: Adeola planning to stage a comeback
Ahead the 2019 gubernatorial election in Ogun State, new developments, political scheming and undercurrent are playing out on daily basis, giving a blurred picture of who will be the likely successor to the incumbent, Senator Ibikunle Amosun.
Ogun and elimination of malaria in Nigeria
Malaria is a life-threatening mosquito-borne blood disease caused by a plasmodium parasite. It is transmitted to humans through the bite of the female Anopheles mosquitoes...
Osinbajo visits flood disaster areas in Abeokuta, pledges FG immediate assistance
The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday visited the flood disaster areas in Abeokuta, the state capital to assess the extent of damage. Heavy rain had last Friday claimed 12 lives and also destroyed property worth millions of naira.
The Saraki ‘pyrrhic’ victory
No, it will be delusional to describe Bukola Saraki’s recent acquittal by the Supreme Court as pyrrhic. The man took his critics (which INCLUDED this writer – emphasis on the tense here, please) and political...
Ogun Governorship 2019: Why the coast isn’t yet clear
Since 1999, Ogun State has never had it so unclear in an election year, not to have a clear-cut direction of a possible heir apparent to replace the incumbent governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun.