Ogun Keen On Developing The Grassroots – ADENEYE

Chief Adedayo Adeneye

In demonstration of its commitment to the development of rural
areas, Ogun State Government says it is committed to embark on significant
projects that would improve the rural life at the grassroots.
The Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Chief Dayo Adeneye
stated this at the anniversary lecture and grassroots development special award
organised by the Gateway News Update held at Iwe-Iroyin in Abeokuta.

Chief Adeneye who won the award of outstanding Commissioner in
Ogun at 40, said ‘’Government has realise that there can be no meaningful
development without grassroots development which is an integral part of nation
building, hence the development of the grassroots cannot be over emphasised”.
The Commissioner, represented by the Special Assistant to the
Governor on Information and Strategy, Mr. Yemisi Fadairo maintained that
grassroots development was key to the industrial drive of the Government at the
local level, noting that the Amosun-led administration has set in motion, the
creation of 37 Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) to complement the
development drive of the 20 Local Government areas,
The Chairman, Civil Service Commission, Dr. (Mrs.) Adenroke
Folarin bagged the award of the most outstanding Commission Chairman since the
creation of the State.
In her response, Dr. (Mrs) Folarin appreciated the organisers for
putting up such magnificent line of programme, adding that recognition of outstanding
individual performances could only bring out the best in them.