The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared Mr Dapo Abiodun, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), winner of Saturday’s governorship polls in Ogun State. NAN reports that the state Returning Officer for the governorship poll, Prof. Idowu Olayinka, announced...
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The All Progressives Congress in Ogun State has said its member representing Lagos West Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Senator Olamilekan Adeola, had not contacted it on his governorship ambition in the state.
The state Publicity Secretary of the party, Sola Lawal, said on...
A ramshackle building at Onifufu/Aderupaba compound in Oke-Ijeun area of Abeokuta collapsed killing a pregnant woman, Kafayat Somoye, and her five-year-old daughter on Thursday.
A witness said the mother was taking her child, Ganiyat, and her brother, Ganiyu, to school, when a cracked wall of...
The police in Lagos State have arrested a barber, Ibrahim Oluyinde, for allegedly stabbing his mother to death in the Abule Egba area of the state, PUNCH reports.
It was learnt that Oluyinde, who hails from Abeokuta, Ogun State, allegedly killed his mother last Friday claiming that she was...
Senator Buruji Kashamu, representing Ogun East Senatorial District, has raised the alarm over alleged plans by the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) to kidnap and repatriate him to the United States of America on alleged drugs offences.
Lawyer to the Senator, Ajibola Oluyede...
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The Ogun State Police command, in its efforts to get Ogun State rid of crime and criminality, has arrested four suspected armed robbers along Ode Remo Road, Sagamu in Sagamu local Government Area of Ogun State, southwest, Nigeria.
The police detectives attached to Sagamu Division of the command...
Telecom operators have threatened to shut down network services in seven different states over closure of Base Transceiver Stations (BTS) by the state governments.
According to the Association of Licensed Telecommunications Operators of Nigeria (ALTON) Chairman, Engr. Gbenga Adebayo, yesterday...
The Federal Government has launched a special military operation code-named operation AWATSU against pipeline vandals in the country.
The operatives of the special task force have also arrested 25 members of the gang of vandals operating at the Arepo in Ogun State and parts of Lagos State...
A fatal crash involving two trailer occurred Thursday morning along tollgate, Ota area of Ogun state, claiming one life.
Men of the Federal Road Safety Corps were seen on the accident scene attending to the casulties and maintaining gridlocks in the area.
The DMO was established on 4th October, 2000 to centrally coordinate the management of Nigeria’s debt, which was hitherto being done by a myriad of establishments in an uncoordinated fashion. This diffused debt management strategy led to inefficiencies.
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The Court of Appeal sitting in Ibadan on Thursday upheld the judgment of the Governorship Election Petition Tribunal delivered on Oct. 23 in Abeokuta which upheld the victory of Gov. Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun.
The five-man panel of the Appeal Court headed by Justice H.M Ogunjimiju unanimously...
According to Dailypost, a certain herbalist, identified as Musiliu Otun was arrested over the weekend by the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly keeping arms, ammunitions, and making charms for suspected armed robbers.
Confirming the arrest, the Police...
Senator Gbenga Kakah, former deputy governor of Ogun State, in an interview warns that if the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari must succeed, the president should consider dropping some ministers in the next six months. He also spoke on other issues.
"I have no doubt that the...
The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has said he has no doubt in his mind that the late matriarch of the Awolowo family, Chief Hannah Idowu Dideolu Awolowo, is resting with the Lord.
He said this on Tuesday while holding a private prayer session...
The All Progressives Congress in Ogun State has blasted the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and the senator representing Ogun East, Buruji Kasamu, over a petition by the duo alleging bribery of the judiciary by APC.
The Publicity Secretary of APC in Ogun State, Sola Lawal, in a statement...