SGoF Appeals for Special Fund to Transmit of Records to Cloud


The Surveyor General of the Federation (SGoF), Surv. Abuduganiyu Adeyemi Adebomehin  has passionately appealed to President Bola Ahmed Tinubu for approval of release of a special fund in order to transmit documents and records at the disposal of the Office of the Surveyor General of the Federation (OSGoF) to the Cloud.

Surv. Adebomehin said very vital documents and records of the country and the assets of the Federal Government of Nigeria at the disposal of OSGoF are enormous and needed to be secured in the Cloud noting that the paucity of funds has been the hindrance of the process.

The SGoF made the appeal at the presentation to facilitate the Service Wide Personnel Management System Implementation Handholding Exercise for the members of management and staff of OSGoF at the Survey House in Abuja recently.

Adebomehin commended the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation (OHCSF), Dr. Folasade Yemi-Esan for the ongoing reforms of the civil and public service of the country stressing that OSGoF has constituted a Committee on Transition to Cloud Storage System under the Chairmanship of the Director of the Department of Infrastructure, Surv. Mrs. Sally Ekagbo with all other Directors and HoDs of the 13 technical departments as members.

Other members of the committee are Director Survey Intelligence, Surv. Emmanuel Nwankama;   Acting Director Geodesy and SA to the SGoF, Surv. Danlandi Abubakar Ebune; HoD Planning, Research and Documentation, Surv. Sylvester Obiajulu Okafor; HoD Special Duties, Surv. Chukwuemeka Nwogu; HoD Survey Coordination, Surv. Semiu Akani Ayinde; HoD Internal Boundary, Surv. Duniya Magaji; HoD International Boundary, Surv. Malim Yiringau; HoD Photogrammetry and Remote-Sensing, Surv. Afeez Azeez; HoD Cartography and GIS, Surv. Sunday Adefarati; HoD Hydrography, Surv. Adedayo Adesope; HoD Geospatial Engineering, Surv. Idakwo Abubakar Danlami; and HoD Commercials and Business, Surv. Damilola Olokeogun.

The presentation was facilitated by the Consultant for the PMS, OHCSF, Chizoba Mojekwu supported by Rikko O. Owulti, OHCSF; Yusuf Afeez Adeleke, OHCSF; Uche Chukwura, OHCSF; and Alawode Modupe also from OHCSF.


Abu, I. Michael
Head of Press and Public Relations