Governor Dapo Abiodun of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has been sworn in as the fifth democratically elected Governor of Ogun State in Southwest Nigeria. Onanuga was born at Adeoyo Hospital in Ibadan, the capital of Oyo State in Nigeria. The league in its condolence message signed by its President-General, Shaykh Liadi Ayinde Orunsolu, said late Ogunleye was devoted to the well being of the state and it’s development during his lifetime, adding that he would no doubt be missed by all. google_ad_width = 300; Former Deputy Governor of Ogun State, Alhaji Abdul Rafiu Ogunleye has passed away at 79. deputy governor, lagos state|dr kadri obafemi hamzat Dr. Kadri Obafemi Hamzat was born on September 19th 1964 in Lagos to Late Oba Mufutau Olatunji Hamzat, Olu of Afowowa Sogaade. Dapo Abiodun. The PUNCH Manager, Administration, Olufolakemi Gbemuotor, received the award on behalf of the company, which was presented by the Deputy Governor of Ogun State… She is from Ijebu Igbo located in the Ijebu North Local Government Area of Ogun State, Nigeria. Hon Segun Adesegun was the Deputy Governor of Ogun State between 2011 to 2015. This is a list of administrators and Governors of Ogun State, Nigeria. The person we are going to talk today is quite popular in Southwest Nigeria. 2019 - TILL DATE. Also sworn in … Email: info@ogunstaterevenue.com Phone: 080-602-407-78 Send Us a Mail August 28, 2019. His mother is late Alhaja Kehinde Hamzat, who is from Iga Egbe in Lagos Island. The Deputy Governor of Oyo State, Mr. Raufu Olaniyan, has disowned 2023 governorship campaign posters purportedly issued on his behalf. After completing her primary and secondary school education, she obtained a teaching certificate at the Lagos State College of Science and Technology (now Lagos State Polytechnic). The Ogun state Deputy Governor, Mrs Yetunde Onanuga, who represented the governor commended the federal government for the gesture, while promising that the … The deputy governor of Ogun State is Chief Mrs. Yetunde Abosede Oyenuga. After she got the invitation to join the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Ogun State and to be the running mate of Ibikunle Amosun in the 2015 gubernatorial elections, she resigned from the appointment. Abeokuta – It was indeed a hard moment for the outgoing Governor of Ogun state, Sen Ibikunle Amosun when leaving the Governor’s Office at Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta as some of his aides wept profusely on seeing him. She is also in charge of the affairs of the Ministry of Rural Development of the Ogun State government. Ogun State government has undoubtedly benefited from her wealth of experience. The governor of Ogun State is Senator Ibikunle Amosun. She later went to Ogun State University where she got a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) degree. Governor Abiodun urged the family to take consolation in the fact that Alhaji Ogunleye lived an impactful life that benefitted thousands of people,  praying Almighty Allah to give them the fortitude to bear the loss and grant him repose in Aljanna Firdaus. All Progressive Congress. Ogun State governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, bagged the Governor of the Year Award at the Nigeria Agriculture Awards 2020, held at Sheraton Hotel and Towers, Abuja last week. He holds a 1986 second class (upper) degree in Computer Science of the University of Lagos; from where he also got two masters degrees – an MBA in 2003 and MSc in Computer Science in 2012. Mrs. Salako-Oyedele prayed to … He came in on the 25th. If you wonder who is the deputy governor of Ogun State? Ibikunle Amosun. She was born on the 11th of September 1960 at Adeoyo Hospital located in Ibadan, Oyo State. She was born on the 11th of September 1960 at Adeoyo Hospital located in Ibadan, Oyo State. Before that, she was serving as the Director of Finance and Administration in the Lagos State Ministry of Environment. Both parents are teachers. Ogun Ex-Deputy Governor Badru, others dump PDP for APC. on. The Governor attributed the development currently being enjoyed by the people to the efforts of people like the deceased, who worked tirelessly to ensure that the State attain its current status. Deputy governor’s response . Abiodun was sworn-in alongside his deputy… google_ad_client = "ca-pub-5689805440782123"; militants shoot at ogun state deputy governor's convoy CKN NIGERIA Published: June 28, 2016 Suspected militants that have been tormenting communities in Ogun State yesterday prevented a convoy led by Deputy Governor Mrs. Yetunde Onanuga from accessing a part of Ebute-Ibafo in Obafemi Owode local government. She was born on the 11th of September 1960 at Adeoyo Hospital located in Ibadan, Oyo State. The Deputy governor of Lagos state, Obafemi Hamzat, was on TVC this morning where he revealed that the Italian man diagnosed with the first case of Coronavirus in Nigeria, went to Ewekoro in Ogun state before he fell ill and was brought to Lagos where he was diagnosed with the virus. On 29 May 2019 Prince (Dr.) Dapo Abiodun MFR was sworn-in as the fifth elected Governor of Ogun State, having won the election held on the 9th of March 2019. It was carved out of the old Western State of Nigeria and named after the Ogun River which runs across it from North to South. Mrs. Yetunde Oyenuga is a fellow at the Nigerian Institute of Management. The current governor is Dapo Abiodun, a member of the All Progressives Congress, who heads the Executive Council of Ogun State. She was educated in Ogun state and then in Lagos where she obtained her teachers certificate. Deputy Governor of Ogun state, Yetunde Onanuga The reports states that the culprit engaged Onaguga’s security team in a gun battle when she embarked on an inspection visit to borderline communities between Ogun and Lagos states‎ sacked by militants. She said the Ahmadiyya Jamaat was not new to her as she had enjoyed a good relationship with the family of one of our former amirs, Alhaj Hussein Sunmonu. Published. Yetunde Onanuga (born 11 September 1960) is a Nigerian politician who was the deputy governor of Ogun state. Mrs. Yetunde Oyenuga is a devout Christian. The office of the deputy governor is not as popular as that of the governor of a state. He said he had hoped that the former Deputy Governor would live longer so that his administration would continue to tap from his wealth of experience for the benefit of the people of the State. /* Punch_Sidebar_Articlepages300x250 */ Ogun State Deputy Governor Mrs. Noimot Salako-Oyedele, and UMA’s Board of Trustee (BoT) Chairman Rasak Oladejo, congratulated the exco members. The election for Governor of Ogun State took place on 9 March (postponed from 2 March). 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Ogun State was formed … Former Deputy Governor of Ogun  State, Alhaji Abdul Rafiu Ogunleye has passed away at 79. Her father was F.T. Prince Adedapo Oluseun Abiodun, MFR, Governor of Ogun State, Nigeria, was born on Sunday, 29th May, 1960 into the family of Dr. Emmanuel and Mrs. Victoria Abiodun of Iperu-Remo, in Ikenne Local Government of Ogun State. The deputy governor of Ogun State is Chief Mrs. Yetunde Abosede Oyenuga. Also, in its condolence message sent the government and the family of late Ogunleye over the loss, the President-General of the League of Imams and Alfas, in the State, described late Ogunleye as a seasoned administrator. Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun (right); United States (U.S.) Deputy Chief of Mission, Kathleen Fitzgibbon and the state’s Commissioner for Health, … Fabamwo. This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply. google_ad_slot = "5984819487"; We hope they both continue to provide a better leadership to move the state forward. Fondly called SAS, between 2011 and 2014, Salisu served in the cabinet of the former Ogun state governor as deputy (and later acting) Chief of Staff. The Deputy Governor of Ogun State, Segun Adesegun, has stated that he regrets working with Governor Ibikunle Amosun. The election was held concurrently with various state-level elections. She is from Ijebu Igbo located in the Ijebu North Local Government Area of Ogun State, Nigeria. The Ogun State Deputy Governor, Hajia Noimot Salako-Oyedele thanked the Jamaat for deeming it necessary to pay her a courtesy call. Life. She is the daughter of Mr. F.T Fabamwo and also the grand-daughter of the late Oba of Akaka –Remo, Oba Oye Sodefun. Abiodun in a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Kunle Somorin, described Alhaji Ogunleye as an astute administrator and a politician per excellent who he said contributed immensely to the socio-economic and political development of Ogun State. It was carved out of the old Western State of Nigeria and named after the Ogun River. Ogunleye who was deputy governor during the administration of Chief Olusegun Osoba reportedly died early Monday morning at his hometown, Itele-Ijebu. A former Deputy Governor of Ogun State … The Governor of the state, Dapo Abiodun who broke the news of the death of Ogunleye … This young man came in from Italy, Milan. Australia has no state governor but each of the states has. READ ALSO: General overview of the Nigerian economy and its economic potentials. May Almighty Allah grant the family, Muslim Community, government and good people of Ogun State the fortitude to bear the great loss”. She is married to Otunba (Engr) Abiodun Onanuga who is the Managing Director of NUGACON Group of Companies and the Otunba Anikilaya of Ijebuland. Governor before election. Ogun State Deputy Governor is Alhaja Salmot Badru. The deputy governor of Ogun State is Chief Mrs. Yetunde Abosede Oyenuga. She is from Ijebu Igbo located in the Ijebu North Local Government Area of Ogun State, Nigeria. Abeokuta – Dapo Abiodun, the Governor of Ogun State has expressed great sorrow over the death of former Deputy Governor of the State, Alhaji Abdul Rafiu Ogunleye who served with former Governor Olusegun Osoba in 1992. All Progressives Congress. Ogun State was created on the 3rd of February, 1976. She emerged as the running mate of Ogun state governor Senator Ibikunle Amosun in 2015. google_ad_height = 250. “May Allah forgive the soul of Alhaji Rafiu Ogunleye, accept his return and admit him into Al-Jannat Firdaus. The new governor of Ogun State, Dapo Abiodun, has been sworn in as the fifth governor of the state for a four-year term. By. DAPO ABIODUN MFR. The Governor of the state, Dapo Abiodun who broke the news of the death of Ogunleye on Monday, described it as great sorrow. The incident happened at Akoka Ebute area of Ibafo in Obafemi-Owode local government area. Elected Governor. Ogun State was created on the 3rd of February, 1976. Ogun State Governor-Elect, Dapo Abiodun; and Deputy Governor-Elect, Mrs. Noimot Salako-Oyedele, have presented their Certificates of Return to President Muhammadu Buhari. Address: Parastatal building, Oke Mosan, Abeokuta, Ogun State. 1.42. Tunji Bosun, Abeokuta. By Femi Ibirogba. Alhaji Ogunleye, Daily Independent gathered, died at a private hospital where he had been receiving treatment for a brief illness, in the early hours of Monday. 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