OGUN ACQUIRES 2.2 HECTARES OF LAND TO REHABILITATE DESTITUTE

September 4, 2019
84 Views



Ogun State Government says it has acquired 2.2 hectares of land around Kobape area in Abeokuta for the construction of the proposed rehabilitation centre for destitute .


The Permanent Secretary in the  Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development, Dr. Ranti Oladeinde, disclosed this while playing host to members of the State House of  Assembly Committee on Women Affairs and Social Development led by Hon. Sikiratu Ajibola, who were on oversight visit to the Ministry at Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta.


Oladeinde noted that by the time the centre commence operation,  destitute would have been taken off the street across the State. 


The Permanent Secretary, stated that the ministry had been rescuing destitutes on the roads and making use of private rehabilitation homes,  saying when the centre was completed, it would reduce the burden of accommodation for rehabilitation of destitute in the State. 


She disclosed that the ministry had rescued and rehabilitated 46 destitute and vagrant lunatics across the State within the period. 


Oladeinde also said that 625 family cases were handled by the Social Development Area Offices domiciled in the Local Government Areas in the State, adding that 97 estranged couples, whose cases were referred to the ministry had equally been reconciled. 


Responding, the Committee Chairman, Hon. Ajibola in company of her colleagues including Honourables Modupe Mujota, Lateefat Ajayi, Atinuke Bello and Musefiu Lamidi, commended the Ministry for its activities, pledging that the Assembly would be ready to assist the ministry when the need arises.

You may be interested

An ‘Unknown Pneumonia’ Deadlier Than Coronavirus Has Broken Out In Kazakhstan – Chinese Embassy Warns
News
News

An ‘Unknown Pneumonia’ Deadlier Than Coronavirus Has Broken Out In Kazakhstan – Chinese Embassy Warns

Webby - July 10, 2020

File photo A new "unknown pneumonia" that is potentially deadlier than the novel coronavirus has reportedly killed more than 1,700…

Abomination! 53-Year-Old Man Gets His Own 14-Year-Old Daughter Pregnant In Yobe
News
2 views
News
2 views

Abomination! 53-Year-Old Man Gets His Own 14-Year-Old Daughter Pregnant In Yobe

Webby - July 10, 2020

File photo A 53-year old man, identified as Umar Maigoro of Pompomari, Damakasu street of Damaturu, Yobe State has been…

Social Media Users Warn New Bride Who Got Married To Already Married Man (Screenshots)
News
1 views
News
1 views

Social Media Users Warn New Bride Who Got Married To Already Married Man (Screenshots)

Webby - July 10, 2020

Tony has been accused of marrying another woman while still being married A popular female-life coach, Sophie Anthony-Ogwuegbu has been…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.