Tag Archives: Dapo Abiodun

Ogun Schools To Resume September 21 With Automatic Promotion For Students

Ogun State Government has announced September 21 for the reopening of schools for the first term of 2020/2021 session as well as automatic promotion for students excluding those in tertiary institutions. The Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Kunle Somorin, made the announcement in a statement on Monday in addition to the earlier resumption of students in…

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COVID-19: Ogun Lifts Weekend Lockdown, Reopens Places Of Worship

The Ogun State Government has granted the reopening of worship centres while suspending weekend lockdown in the state. In a statement issued to journalists on Friday, Governor Dapo Abiodun who gave an update on the efforts of the government in combating the COVID-19 pandemic in the state, explained that he took the decision after thorough deliberation,…

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Ogun Makes COVID-19 Test Free For Returning Students Following Protests

The Ogun state government has cancelled an initial injunction that COVID-19 test is to be used as a mandatory requirement for returning students in exit classes. This was made known on Monday in a communique which also noted that the test which was earlier pegged at N25, 000 per student, is now free. Recall that parents of the students of…

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COVID-19: Ogun To Imprison Face Mask Violators For Six Months

The Ogun State Government has said that severe punishment will be meted out for residents moving around without a face mask. Ahead of the Eid-el-Kabir (Ileya) celebrations, Governor, Dapo Abiodun, during a briefing on Wednesday, said flouting the order can earn such persons up to six months imprisonment under an extant Regulation and State Law. He also noted that the state…

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ICYMI: Ogun Suspends Reopening Of Churches, Mosques Over Rising COVID-19 Cases

Ogun State Government has suspended the reopening of religious centres which were earlier scheduled to reopen on Friday amid the surge of COVID-19 cases, Channels TV reports. Governor Dapo Abiodun who made the announcement said the suspension became imperative in the face of the rise in the community transmission and spread of COVID-19 in the state. He…

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Ogun Extends COVID-19 Lockdown As NCDC Records More Cases

The Government of Ogun State has extended the ongoing lockdown imposed by President Muhammadu Buhari due to more cases of COVID-19 being recorded. According to SaharaReporters, the announced was made by Governor Dapo Abiodun while speaking with journalists on Friday. He said that though painful, the lockdown would curb the spread of the virus. He…

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Otedola Donated N5Bn & Dangote N100M At Cuppy’s “Gold Gala” Towards ‘Save The Children’ Initiative

On Sunday, November 10th, DJ Cuppy held its inaugural Gold Gala at the Congress Hall, Transcorp Hilton, Abuja and it was nothing short of a mega donation galore. The night which was towards raising funds with DJ Cuppy’s “Cuppy Foundation” for Save The Children Initiative to support its intervention in the north-east was attended by her lovely father, Femi Otedola who donated…

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Amosun Accords Arms Stockpile Claims As Laughable, Says Dapo Abiodun Supplies APCs and Other Arms

Former governor of Ogun State, Ibikunle Amosun, has accorded allegations of arms stockpiling levelled against him as laughable. Amosun debunked the news circulating that he stockpiled the arm, adding that incumbent Governor of the state, Dapo Abiodun was the main supplier of some of the Armoured Personnel Carriers he bought in 2012 to combat security…

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