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Osun identifies 458 unregistered schools

It warned that any of the school that failed to meet the registration criteria and the two weeks deadline would be closed down.

Ibikunle Amosun

Labour Party drags Governor Amosun to court over road project‎s

The suit was instituted on behalf of the party by its state chairman, Arabambi Abayomi.

FILE PHOTO: Female hostel of the Nigerian Turkish School, Isheri, Ogun State.

Navy, police to rescue abducted female students, staff

Eight people were kidnapped at a secondary school in Ogun State on Saturday.

Symbol of law and justice, law and justice concept, focus on the scales

Drama as motorcycle thief defecates in courtroom

Hussein Mohammed was arraigned in Ikeja.

Ambode with Adekunle Gold

We’ll use entertainment to increase Lagos GDP – Ambode

The governor tasked artistes on structured framework to transform industry

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Lagos to install 13,000 CCTVs for emergency response

The 13,000 CCTV cameras would complement the state’s emergency call numbers, an official said.


Man, 26, arrested for killing wife during scuffle

The suspect fled after committing the crime, the police said.


LASU non-academic workers down tools

A five-day national strike was declared by the workers.

Fulani Herdsmen


Court remands 2 herdsmen over alleged destruction of farm crops

The accused allowed their cattle to graze on farmland not designated as ranches, the prosecutor said.


OPC hails DSS over arrest of Boko Haram suspects in Lagos

The DSS had on Tuesday said it arrested four Boko Haram members in Lagos.

Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, and daughter, Ajibola

Ajimobi’s daughter labels protesting LAUTECH students “Generation of Mannerless Students”

The governor’s office said it was not aware of the comment.


Ogun monarch dies at 98

The Onibese of Ibesaland, Joel Bamgbose, died on Thursday.

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode

Lagos Assembly confirms 4 Ambode nominees

The House adjourned its plenary session till February 28.

Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose

Fayose waits on God to appoint successor

“I am currently waiting on God to give me the directive on who to support for the coming election.”

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Police arrest 10 suspected cultists over Ogun communal clash

A woman accused of providing their meeting venue was also arrested.


Medical doctors in Ogun set for strike

The doctors said they would join their colleagues nationwide once a strike date is announced.

EFCC Operatives

N1.9 billion Fraud: Court gives verdict on Wagbatsoma, others January 13

They are alleged to have on July 7, 2010 obtained the sum of N340, 000,000 by false pretence from the Federal Government.

Magistrate court

15-year-old secondary school student charged with raping 3-year-old girl

“It was the cry of the girl that attracted her brother,” the prosecutor said.

Map of Nigeria showing Ondo State

Court remands 3 men for attempted kidnap of monarch

The prosecutor said the accused and others at large demanded N12 million from the monarch or risk being kidnapped.

Map of Nigeria showing Ondo State

University expels 4 students, suspends 16 others (Full list)

“The other 16 that were suspended were involved in various examination malpractice,” an official said.


Ambode signs Lagos N812 billion budget into law

A total of N507.816billion has been earmarked for capital expenditure, while N305.182billion is for recurrent expenditure.


13 filling stations sealed in Lagos

The NSCDC worked with the DPR to seal the stations.


No kerosene in all Lagos depots, says NUPENG

Consumers are asking the government to intervene.

Governor Abiola Ajimobi

Ajimobi reopens shut Oyo schools, says LAUTECH to resume before February

The governor met with students.


Oyo plans to reopen LAUTECH January 15

“The governor will meet with ASUU on Wednesday 11th of January where all issues will be sorted out explicitly.”