South West

Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose

Former Ekiti deputy governor dumps PDP

Mr Aluko served under Governor Fayose as deputy governor.

Arrested prophet and accomplice

Police arrest ‘prophet’ whose church is allegedly built on human parts

The church is located in Ado-Odo/Ota local government of the state.


Lassa fever: Ondo launches operation “kill all rats, live in hygienic environment”

No case of Lassa fever had been reported in the state.

Ebenezer Babatope

PDP chairmanship: Babatope, others drum support for Bode George

The Ekiti State Governor said PDP wants reconciliation, not dissidents.

File photo of Police arresting suspected members of the dreaded Badoo gang

Village head, three others arrested for allegedly killing police inspector

The police also arrested 10 suspects over the murder of a ten-year-old girl.

Arrested kidnapper Evans

JUST IN: Court to deliver judgment on Evans fundamental rights suit August 29

Mr. Onwuamadike, aka Evans, is being held by the police for alleged involvement in multiple cases of kidnapping.

Lassa fever

Lassa fever: Osun cautions residents as corpse tests positive to virus‎

The state has initiated surveillance measures to curb spread.

National Industrial Court of Nigeria [Photo Credit: OfCounsel Nigeria]

Court orders lecturers, other unions to suspend strike

The government urges the unions to sheath their swords in the interest of students.

Ondo House of Assembly [Photo:]

Ondo assembly confirms 18 commissioners

Appointees to be sworn in tomorrow.

Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola [Photo Credit: Pearl News]

LAUTECH lecturers attack Gov. Aregbesola’s ‘hypocrisy’

The governor had on Monday appealed to the workers to reopen the university for the sake of the students

Kirikiri prison

Lagos Chief Judge frees 62 underaged imprisoned for hawking, other ‘crimes’

Another 67 inmates with disabilities were also freed.

Rotimi Akeredolu

Meeting Deadlocked: We will not accept part payment of salaries, Ondo workers tell Akeredolu

The government’s modalities for sharing was that 75 per cent of the funds would be spent in paying salaries and pensions.


Banire Snubs Lagos APC Disciplinary Committee

Ward C of the APC in Mushin LGA set up the committee to look into allegations against Mr. Banire

Obafemi Awolowo University

We will not join ASUU Strike – OAU Vice Chancellor

ASUU declared a nationwide, indefinite strike on Monday.

Nigerian Police on patrol

Six Nigerian police officers arrested for rape, extortion, attempted murder

The police officers arrested for extortion have been dismissed.

Lateef Raji

Ex-Fashola aide Lateef Raji is dead

Mr. Raji, 53, is scheduled to be buried in his hometown in Idoani, Ondo State.


Couple arrested for tying, dumping seven-year-old daughter in sack

The girl was tied up in a sack and dumped by a roadside

EFCC operative

EFCC recovers N277 million, arrests 195 suspects in Ibadan zone

431 cases were reported in the zone between March and August this year.

Lagos Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode [Photo:]

Lagos closes N85.14 billion bond issuance

The bond was issued in two tranches.

Olusegun Oni

Ekiti 2018: Oni denies meeting Fayose, Makarfi

The ex-governor confirmed that a petition was written against him.

Lagos Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode [Photo:]

Lagos govt. denies partnering with ‘failed foreign firms’ on water sector

The Lagos govt. condemns “campaign of calumny, misinformation and fabrication of lies”.

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (3rd right), with Immediate Past Vice President, International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School, Toyosi Akerele-Ogunsiji (3rd left); Allen Asiimire (left);  King Tshering (2nd right) and others students of Harvard Kennedy School of Government during their courtesy visit to the Governor at Lagos House, Ikeja, on Thursday, August 10, 2017.

Lagos to commence replacing ‘Danfo’ buses with 5,000 “European standard” units – Ambode

About eight million Lagosians commute across the state every minute, he says