The Executive Chairman, Abeokuta North Local Government, Prince Adebayo Abdul-Salam Ayorinde has commended the Chairman, Ogun State Local Government Service Commission, Barr. Olivia Olubukunola Onabanjo and team members for organising Local Government Service Week, a first of its kind in the State.

The Council Boss in a statement, expressed his deepest gratitude to the Leadership of the Commission for their unwavering support to all members of Staff in the twenty Local Governments for the improved quality of Service Delivery.

“It gives me immense pleasure to extend my warmest greetings and join the Local Government Service Commission in celebrating the Year 2023 Local Government Service Week tagged; “The Renewed Local Government Service.”

The Chairman, while commending the Commission stated that this Year’s programme encapsulates the essence of Collaboration, Unity, and Power among staffers.

“For us in Abeokuta North Local Government, we remain committed to Prince Dapo Abiodun, CON administration towards achieving common goals of the Commission, and better performance of the Local Government workers.” Adebayo Ayorinde added.

Activities lined up for the programme as contained in a circular letter from the Local Government Service Commission indicate that the Ogun Local Government Service Week will commence on Friday, 10th November 2023 with a programme on Ogun State Television, OGTV (New Dawn) by 7.45 am to be followed by a Jumat Service at Federal Secretariat Central Mosque, Oke‐Mosan, Abeokuta, Ogun State by 1.00 pm.

On Sunday, 12th November, 2023 a Special thanksgiving Service will be held at St. Sebastian Catholic Church Bonojo, Ijebu-Ode by 10.00 am.

Also, there will be a Medical Outreach/Charity programme on Monday, 13th November 2023 at Family Health Center, Oke-Ilewo, in Abeokuta South Local Government area of Ogun State. Leslie Health Center Ilaro, Italapo Health Center, Ijebu-Ode, and Makun Health Center, Sagamu by 10:00 am respectively.

In the same vein, the programme will also feature a public lecture on Tuesday, 14th November 2023 at Obas Complex, Governor’s office, Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta by 10:00 am.

On Wednesday, 15th November 2023, there will be a roadshow, from the Service Commission to Abeokuta South Local Government, Ake by 9.00 am. and round off the day’s activities with a Novelty football match between male Political functionaries/Career Staff versus female Political functionaries/Career Staff at the Moshood Kasimawo Abiola, International Stadium, Kuto, Abeokuta around 2.00 pm.

The grand finale of the One-Week programme will be brought to a close on Thursday, 16th November 2023 with the red carpet by 12:00 pm and Gala night, award of Excellence at DLK Events Center, Abeokuta around 2.00 pm.

The primary aims and objectives of the programme are to position the Ogun State Local Government as a reference point and a trailbaliser in Local Government administration in Nigeria.


Olasunkanmi Olalekan
Head: Education, Information & Sports Department
Abeokuta North Local Government.

8th November,2023.

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