The Ogun State Government has assured the rural dwellers of its commitment to provide them with essential social amenities that will make life more meaningful and conducive.
The State Commissioner for Special Duties and Intergovernmental Affairs, Mr. Adeleke Adewolu disclosed this during an Interactive Session with members of staff in the Ministry at Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta, Ogun State Capital.
Adewolu, in a statement signed by the Ministry’s Press Officer, Mrs. Modupe Idowu explained that he would review the operations of the Ministry and create constant dialogue with the rural dwellers, particularly those at the border areas, in order to bring them closer to the Government by providing feedback mechanism to know their plights.
The Commissioner stated further that the roles of the Ministry was very vital in maintaining regular interface with various Communities, State, National Assembly members and liaise with the Federal Government on behalf of the State in order to make Ogun State relevant among comity of States in Nigeria.
He however noted that these could be achieved with the cooperation and support of members of staff, urging them to see themselves as partners in progress in the “Mission to Rebuild” the Ministry and the State in general.
Responding on behalf of staff, the Director Administration and Supplies, Mr. Kola Ogunlana said the staff would do everything possible to promote the growth and development of the Ministry, adding that the promotion of peace, growth, development and tranquillity could not be achieved only by the Government but collectively.
He urged staff members of the Ministry to work hand in glove in achieving the set goals and objectives of the Ministry in order to bring development closer to the rural dwellers across the twenty Local Government in the State.