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GOV. ABIODUN PRESENTS 2022 APPROPRIATION BILL TO OGUN ASSEMBLY ON TUESDAY

In line with Section 121 of the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, (as amended), the Ogun State House of Assembly will on Tuesday, 30th November, 2021 play host to the State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, for the presentation of the Year 2022 Appropriation Bill. A release signed by the Deputy Clerk of […]

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OGHA CONFIRMS COMFIRMS OGUNGBADE AS COMMISSIONER -DESIGNATE

Ogun State House of Assembly has confirmed the appointment of Governor Dapo Abiodun’s nominee for the post of Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Oluwasina Olanrewaju Ogungbade following his screening by the lawmakers the previous day. The approval was sequel to the adoption of the report of the Committee of the Whole House chaired by the Speaker, […]

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AUDIT QUERRIES: OGHA COMMITTEE INVITES TWO FORMER OFFICIALS OF WORKS MINISTRY

Ogun State House of Assembly Committee on Public Accounts and Anti-corruption Committee has directed two former officials of the State Ministry of Works and Infrastructure to appear before the lawmakers for further clarifications on the ministry’s financial records between 2015 and 2019.   The Chairman of the Committee, Musefiu Lamidi gave the directive, while examining the […]

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OGUN ASSEMBLY SCREENS ABIODUN’S NOMINEE, REQUESTS IMPLEMENTATION OF LAW REFORM COMMISSION

Ogun State House of Assembly has screened the nominee for the State Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Oluwasina Olanrewaju Ogungbade, with a challenge to him to ensure the immediate implementation of the State Law Reform Commission, 2021 passed earlier in the year. The Speaker, Rt. Hon. Olakunle Oluomo, who presided over the screening threw the challenge […]

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OGHA SCREENS JUSTICE COMMISSIONER-NOMINEE TOMORROW, REQUESTS LANDS BUREAU TO DELINEATE EXCISED AKE VILLAGE

Ogun State House of Assembly has acknowledged the receipt of the State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun’s correspondence seeking the confirmation of a Commissioner for Justice-designate, Mr Oluwasina Olanrewaju Ogungbade, and has therefore invited him for a screening tomorrow, Wednesday, 23rd November at 12 noon. The Assembly Speaker, Rt. Hon Olakunle Oluomo, read the governor’s letter […]

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OGUN STAKEHOLDERS COMMEND ASSEMBLY ON PROPOSED CREATION OF COMPLAINTS AND ANTI-CORRUPTION COMMISSION

Ogun State House of Assembly has been commended by the relevant stakeholders who spoke on the bill proposing the creation of the State Public Complaints and Anti-corruption Commission Bill, aimed at further entrenching probity, accountability and transparency in the administration of public funds in the State. The Stakeholders also acknowledged that the Commission would help […]

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OLU OF IMOBI STOOL: OGUN ASSEMBLY REQUESTS ARREST OF GORIOLA HASSAN WITHIN 14 DAYS

The Ogun State House of Assembly has requested the security agencies to arrest one Mr. Goriola Hassan, who has been unlawfully parading himself as the King elect of Imobi in Ijebu East Local Government Area of the State and present him to the Assembly within 14 days of the passage of its resolution. The Assembly’s […]

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INSECURITY: OGUN ASSEMBLY URGES ABIODUN TO BAN CARNIVAL, FIREWORKS  

In its bid to forestall a breach of security as well as prevent further spread of COVID 19 among the people of the State, the Ogun State House of Assembly has passed a resolution calling on the State Government and all security agencies in the State to place a ban on street carnivals and the […]

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OGUN SPEAKER TASKS COUNCILLORS FORUM ON STANDARD LEGISLATIVE PRACTICE, PROMOTION OF MUTUAL INTERDEPENDENCE

For the third tier of government to remain the stimulus of grassroot development, its legislative arm must be ready to engage in more robust and meaningful debates, pass bye-laws that will position the local government councils for socio-economic prosperity and promote mutual interdependence with their council chairmen through diplomacy and tolerance. The Speaker of the […]

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OGUN ASSEMBLY COMMITTEE URGES COUNCILS’ CHAIRMEN TO BLOCK REVENUE LEAKAGES

Local Government Councils in the State have been tasked to put in place strategies towards blocking leakage in government revenue channels and ensure improved income for the councils through more feasible financial frameworks to further deliver good governance to the grassroot people. The Chairman of the House Committee on Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Hon. […]

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STEP UP INTELLIGENCE TO RID ABEOKUTA OF CRIMES, OGHA TASKS SECURITY AGENCIES

Worried by the recent rising spate of crimes and criminality in some parts of Abeokuta metropolis, especially communities in Abeokuta South Local Government Area, the Speaker of the Ogun State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Olakunle Oluomo has enjoined the members of the communities to join hands with security agencies in the State through exchange […]

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OGUN ASSEMBLY REQUESTS IMMEDIATE IMPLEMENTATION OF ANTI-OPEN GRAZING LAW

As the dry season approaches, the Ogun State House of Assembly has sought for the immediate implementation of the State Animal Grazing Regulation and Cattle Ranch Establishment Law, 2020, passed by it and assented by the State Governor, Dapo Abiodun barely a month ago to forestall the reoccurrence of attacks on human and farmlands, which […]

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OGUN LAWMAKERS EULOGIZE PIONEER MAJORITY LEADER, LATE ELEMIDE

Serving and former members of the Ogun State House of Assembly today paid glowing tributes to the late pioneer Majority leader and member, who represented Odeda State Constituency between 1979 and 1983, Hon. Babatunde Elemide, describing him as a legislator whose wealth of experience was significant to the success recorded by the first legislative session […]

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OGHA ASSURES GROUP ON DOMESTICATION OF BILL TO PROTECT RIGHTS OF OLDER PERSONS

Members of the Coalition of Societies for the Rights of Older Persons in Nigeria (COSROPIN) have been assured that necessary stakeholders will be engaged for the immediate domestication of the Older Persons (Rights and Privileges) Bill 2020 in Ogun State. The Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Olakunle Oluomo, gave the assurance […]

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OGHA ASSURES GROUP ON DOMESTICATION OF BILL TO PROTECT RIGHTS OF OLDER PERSONS

Members of the Coalition of Societies for the Rights of Older Persons in Nigeria (COSROPIN) have been assured that necessary stakeholders will be engaged for the immediate domestication of the Older Persons (Rights and Privileges) Bill 2020 in Ogun State. The Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Olakunle Oluomo, gave the assurance […]

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ACCOUNT FOR OVER N2BN MISSING, LEAVE AMOSUN OUT OF YOUR INFRACTIONS, OGHA TELLS ODUSOLU

Ogun State House of Assembly has clarified that it will not go into media war with anyone but rather advised the former Managing Director of the State Property and Investment Corporation (OPIC), Jide Odusolu to go and defend himself before relevant financial crime agencies responsible for financial investigations. The Speaker, Rt. Hon. Olakunle Oluomo made […]

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CHANNEL YOUR AGITATION TOWARDS GOOD GOVERNANCE, OGUN SPEAKER CHALLENGES NLC

The Speaker of Ogun State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Olakunle Oluomo, has challenged the executive of the labour unions in the State to always focus their agitations on the promotion and entrenchment of good governance rather than renumeration of workers. Oluomo threw the challenge in Abeokuta during the 2021 Independence Day anniversary lecture organized […]

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OGUN ASSEMBLY PASSES 2022-2024 MEDIUM TERM AND EXPENDITURE FRAMEWORK

Committed to sustaining the State’s economic growth through all-inclusive financial and budget planning roadmap, the Ogun State House of Assembly has approved the 2022-2024 State Medium Term Expenditure Framework (2022-2024 MTEF) earlier transmitted to it for consideration by the State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun barely a month ago. The unanimous approval of the financial framework […]

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OPIC: OGUN ASSEMBLY REQUESTS INVESTIGATION INTO OVER N2BN MISSING DURING ODUSOLU’S TENURE

Ogun State House of Assembly today received and passed a resolution adopting the report of its Committee on Public Accounts and Anti- Corruption, which considered the 2015-2019 State Auditor-General’s report on the State Property and Investment Corporation, (OPIC) and therefore called on the financial crimes investigation agencies to investigate and recover into the State’s coffers, […]

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NEW VAT BILL: STAKEHOLDERS LAUD OGUN ASSEMBLY, CALL FOR FAIRNESS IN REVENUE SHARING FROM FAAC

Ogun State House of Assembly says the proposed State Value Added Tax Law, 2021 remiains one of the initiatives of the Assembly being a progressive legislative institution poised towards achieving feasible fiscal restructuring in the country to further ensure equity and fairness in revenue sharing among the Federating units. The Speaker, Rt. Hon. Olakunle Oluomo, […]

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