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The Ogun state, Dapo Abiodun has disclosed the plan to embark on registration of residents of the state in order to allow for proper planning in the provision of necessary amenities for the citizens of the state.
Abiodun disclosed this in Lagos at a stakeholders’ dinner, organized by the State Security Trust Fund Board.
The governor noted that the registration becomes imperative for government to have a database of residents.
He said, “We will soon start a resident registration exercise that will help us to have a database of those residing in our state. It will help us to plan and give basic amenities to our people.”
In his welcome address, Chairman of the Board, Bolaji Balogun, maintained that the Board consisted of people with proven character and would ensure transparency in its activities by giving room to auditing of its accounts, as well as offering quarterly reports to stakeholders.