OGD in the Senate: June, 2023 – Now

By Hussein Olanrewaju 

Since he was elected a Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria for the First Term to represent the people of Ogun East Senatorial District, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, who is also the Chairman, Senate Committee on the Navy and the Vice Chairman, National Identity Management and Population has:


1) Floated a Zero Interest Micro Credit revolving loan empowerment Scheme for petty traders in the Senatorial District.


2) Sponsored Free Eye Care program for thousands of people in the Senatorial District.


3) Facilitated a Rice Value Chain Training program for Rice Farmers in Remo.


4) Facilitated the distribution of Fertilisers to farmers in the district.


5) Facilitated a Women-In-Agriculture Training program for Ijebu Ode women under the SMEDAN.


6) Facilitated the Renovation of a block of four Classrooms with Office finally completed and delivered at Omu-Ajose Comprehensive High School, Omu Ijebu, Ogun State (Status: Completed)


7) Facilitated the inspection visits of officials of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) to Victims and areas of flood disasters in Ogun East Senatorial District and the approval of relief materials to victims.


8) Facilitated the Construction of Perimeter Fencing of Otunba Gbenga Daniel Nursery and Basic School and Gated (Status: Completed)


9) Facilitated the sinking of Boreholes in Ijebu Ode and Ago Iwoye


10) Facilitation of employments for over 2,000 Ogun East Senatorial youth into the Federal Civil Service.


11) Facilitated the take-off of the Nigerian Naval Base at Abigi in Ogun Waterside Local Government, with a budgetary allocation in the 2024 budget for construction works.




1. South West Development Commission Bill: which has passed the First Reading Stage and is waiting to be gazetted in the National Assembly Journal, on its way to 2nd Reading.


2. Federal College of Aviation Technology, Ilara Remo: 2nd Reading taken on Wednesday, 15th November 2023.


3. National Economic Coordinating and Intelligence Committee Bill: Submitted for 1st Reading.


4. Hospices (Establishment) Bill: Submitted for 1st Reading.


5. Terminal Illness Trust Fund Bill (SB 223): 1st Reading taken on 2nd November, 2023.


6. Draft Federal University of Industrial and Petro-Gas, Oni in Ogun Waterside Bill.


7. Draft National Academy of Science Bill.


8. Draft Medical Physics Regulatory Council of Nigeria Bill


9. Draft Media Practitioners Registration Council of Nigeria (MPRCN) Bill:

Motion (July 5, 2023)

Urgent Need to Intervene in the Flooding Issues in Sagamu, Ijebu Areas of Ogun East Senatorial District, Ogun State, Edu and Patigi Areas of Kwara North Senatorial District of Kwara State and other parts of the country.