Southwest

DAWN Commission Engages European Economic Development Council (EEDC) On Western Nigeria Railway Network

As part of ongoing plans for the actualization of the Western Nigeria Railway Network, connecting 44 towns and cities in the Region, the DG, DAWN Commission, today met with the Director of Railway Engineering and Design of the EEDC, Dr Lawson Mbugguss at his office in London.  Dr. Mbugguss with over 35 years of experience …

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DAWN Commission, BTG Africa, ODUACCIMA, MAN Unveil Prospectus For Southwest Trade Fair

On the 7th of April, 2022, DAWN Commission in collaboration with Better Together (BTG) Africa, the Odu’a Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (ODUACCIMA) and the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) unveiled the prospectus for the Southwest Local Government Agricultural and Mineral Resources Trade Fair 2022.   The second edition of the Trade Fair, …

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DAWN Talking With Foreign Partners On South-West Rail Linkage – DG

The Development Agenda for Western Nigeria Commission has begun discussions with some foreign partners over its plans to link at least 44 cities and towns in the South-West region by rail. The Director-General, DAWN, Seye Oyeleye, said this in an interview with our correspondent on Wednesday. Oyeleye said the recent constitutional amendment, which removed the …

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Agricultural Transformation Framework Onboarding Meeting

DAWN Commission, on Tuesday, 5th October, 2021 convened a virtual meeting of critical stakeholders on Agricultural Transformation and Food Security in Southwest Nigeria. The Director General of DAWN Commission, Mr. Seye OYELEYE, in his introductory remark stated categorically that the project is of utmost importance, based on current occurrences like climate change, hike in food …

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DAWN Commission Warns Against Setting Southwest on Fire

…no country survives two civil wars …the crisis in the country is a sign of frustration and pent-up anger Southwest produces the highest GDP in the country. If Southwest fails, the whole country will fail The Development Agenda for Western Nigeria (DAWN) Commission has warned against pushing Nigeria into precipice, saying no country survives two …

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OPEN-GRAZING BAN: DAWN Backs Southwest Governors

New Ideas to Transform Cattle Business Coming DAWN backs Southwest Governors on open ban of open grazing, says regional reorganization of cattle business coming The Development Agenda for Western Nigeria (DAWN) Commission on Monday threw its weight behind the decision of South West governors to ban open grazing in the region, disclosing that a reorganization …

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How Govts Can Solve Frequent Farmers, Herders’ Collision – Seye Oyeleye, DG, DAWN Commission

The Director General of the Development Agenda for Western Nigeria, DAWN Commission, Mr Seye Oyeleye has been speaking about how frequent skirmishes between farmers and Fulani herders can be nipped in the bud. According to him, governments at all levels in Nigeria should make urgent arrangements to stop open grazing adding that in the 21st …

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Southwest Disagrees as Presidency says IG’ll Determine Amotekun’s Structure

The Southwest states, through the Development Agenda for Western Nigeria Commission, have disagreed with the Presidency that the Western Nigerian Security Network, codenamed Operation Amotekun, will now be run in accordance with the structure defined by the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, …

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