Tuesday, April 15, 2014
University management shuns Ogun Assembly

University management shuns Ogun Assembly

April 15, 2014

The students claimed that the school had breached an agreement by directing them to pay extra tuition fees to cover the extra time they spent... read more

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Ebola: Lagos Assembly calls for public sensitisation

Ebola: Lagos Assembly calls for public sensitisation

April 15, 2014

“We want the federal government to commence urgent public enlightenment to prevent the outbreak of the virus in the country”.…... read more

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Obasanjo loyalists pledge to remain in PDP

Obasanjo loyalists pledge to remain in PDP

April 14, 2014

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo “We have not gone to APC. Baba (Obasanjo) did not say go to APC.” A faction of Ogun State Peoples Democratic... read more

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Retirees protest non-payment of pension arrears in Ekiti

Retirees protest non-payment of pension arrears in Ekiti

April 14, 2014

The protesters claimed that no fewer than 40 of their members had died as a result of the delay in payment of pension. Retirees of... read more

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Deadly riot in Ede Polytechnic after tipper crushes student to death

Deadly riot in Ede Polytechnic after tipper crushes student to death

April 13, 2014

Calm has been restored to the school and the host community.…... read more

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Lagos lawmakers calm protesters over planned demolition of mosque

Lagos lawmakers calm protesters over planned demolition of mosque

April 11, 2014

Aba Central Mosque The protesters were led by the Chief Imam of the mosque, Murtado Oloke.…... read more

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Two die in Ekiti road accident

Two die in Ekiti road accident

April 11, 2014

The driver and conductor of the articulated vehicle died on the spot.…... read more

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Lagos teachers’ union accuses journalists of misrepresentation

Lagos teachers’ union accuses journalists of misrepresentation

April 10, 2014

Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos “Majority of the journalists did not get the idea behind the framework; it was presented and being likened to the... read more

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Ekiti 2014 : Accord, APGA, MEGA, UPP parties get governorship candidates

Ekiti 2014 : Accord, APGA, MEGA, UPP parties get governorship candidates

April 10, 2014

In an acceptance speech, the Accord Party candidate, Kole Ajayi, promised to evolve “a home-grown governance” if elected governor. Four additional governorship candidates have emerged... read more

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Ondo bye-election: Mimiko meets Jonathan, asks INEC to declare LP winner

Ondo bye-election: Mimiko meets Jonathan, asks INEC to declare LP winner

April 10, 2014

“Election results have been collated and we are waiting for INEC to announce the results,” he said. A few days after the Independent National Electoral... read more

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PDP National Chairman urges Omisore to reconcile aggrieved party members

PDP National Chairman urges Omisore to reconcile aggrieved party members

April 10, 2014

Iyiola Omisore was also issued with his certificate of return for the Osun PDP primaries. The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, National Chairman, Adamu Mu`azu, has... read more

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Ekiti doctors suspend warning strike

Ekiti doctors suspend warning strike

April 8, 2014

The state government secured a court injunction. Members of the Nigerian Medical Association, NMA, in Ekiti on Tuesday announced the suspension of their three-day warning... read more

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30 die in Oyo road accidents in March – FRSC

30 die in Oyo road accidents in March – FRSC

April 8, 2014

“We arrested 865 motorcyclists for not using their crash helmets, 353 persons for seat belt use violation…”…... read more

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Ondo pensioners protest non-payment, illegal deductions of pension

Ondo pensioners protest non-payment, illegal deductions of pension

April 8, 2014

Photo: cpj.org The pensioners say they have complained to the authorities.…... read more

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Oyo journalists elect new NUJ officials

Oyo journalists elect new NUJ officials

April 8, 2014

Nigerian Union of Journalits The new executive, led by Ola Ajayi of Vanguard Newspaper, was sworn in at the chapel’s office in Ibadan shortly after... read more

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Ondo bye-election: PDP accuses Labour Party of malpractices

Ondo bye-election: PDP accuses Labour Party of malpractices

April 8, 2014

LP faulted INEC for declaring the poll inconclusive. The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Ondo State has accused the ruling Labour Party, LP, of malpractices... read more

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We didn’t deny Fayose use of Ado-Ekiti Stadium – Ekiti Government

We didn’t deny Fayose use of Ado-Ekiti Stadium – Ekiti Government

April 7, 2014

Government accused PDP of crying foul over nothing. The Ekiti State Government has denied claims that it refused to approve the use of Ado-Ekiti Stadium... read more

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APC members protest manipulated ward congress

APC members protest manipulated ward congress

April 7, 2014

Some members of the APC alleged election irregularities in the just concluded congress that held in Ogun. Forty-Eight hours after the conclusion of ward congresses... read more

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70-year-old man murdered during church service in Ogun

70-year-old man murdered during church service in Ogun

April 7, 2014

Assassins took their acts into a church Sunday, shooting dead a 70-year-old furniture maker while service was on going inside a church in Ijebu-Igbo town... read more

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Inadequate logistics characterises Ogun APC congress

Inadequate logistics characterises Ogun APC congress

April 5, 2014

Some delegates complained of change of venue.…... read more

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Osun PDP governorship primaries begin under tight security

Osun PDP governorship primaries begin under tight security

April 5, 2014

Three aspirants vie for the PDP ticket in Osun.…... read more

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Man, 23, charged with attempted rape of lunatic

Man, 23, charged with attempted rape of lunatic

April 4, 2014

The accused claimed he suddenly felt a sexual urge and noticed the woman on the street.…... read more

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Lagos APC set for ward congress – Ajomale

Lagos APC set for ward congress – Ajomale

April 4, 2014

Lagos Governor, Babatunde Fashola The congresses will hold on April 12 and 23.…... read more

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Ondo bye-election: Obanikoro, Kuku storm Ondo to support PDP candidate

Ondo bye-election: Obanikoro, Kuku storm Ondo to support PDP candidate

April 3, 2014

Mimiko flagged off the N4.3billion road project in constituency where election is scheduled for Saturday The Minister of State for Defence,, Musiliu Obanikoro, and the... read more

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Gbenga Daniel’s corruption trial commences in Ogun

Gbenga Daniel’s corruption trial commences in Ogun

April 3, 2014

Gbenga Daniel The former governor is accused of converting public land for personal use. The trial of former Ogun State Governor, Gbenga Daniel, over alleged... read more

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