Oladimeji Kayode

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28 YEAR OLD MAN ARRESTED OVER MARATHON SEX WHICH CLAIMS LIFE OF 40 YEAR HOUSEWIFE

Married woman dies after ‘marathon sex’ with lover – Police

The police in Ogun State on Thursday announced the arrest of a 28-year-old man over the death of a 40-year-old married woman after they allegedly had sex. Police spokesperson in the state, Abimbola Oyeyemi, said the suspect was taken into custody on Wednesday following a complaint by an hospital. "Men…

Nta protesters

NTA retirees protest unpaid 15 months pension, gratuities

Hundreds of retired workers of the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), Thursday in Abeokuta held a peaceful protest over failure of government to pay their 15 months' pension arrears and gratuities. The protest under the banner of the Nigerian Television Authority Contributory Pensioners’ Association (NTACOPMAN) was led by the Interim National…

Man arrested for stealing neighbour’s car

A landlord, Taoreed Adegbite who resides in Oko-Odo in Somoye Rounder axis of Abeokuta has been arrested by the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly leading a gang of six armed robbers to rob his co-landlord, Wale Okeyingbo. The Public Relations Officer of the Command, Abimbola Oyeyemi while parading the…

Ibrahim Dankwambo

Why I visited Obasanjo – Dankwambo

The Governor of Gombe State and presidential aspirant under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ibrahim Dankwambo, said he paid a visit on Tuesday to former President Olusegun Obasanjo like a son to his father. Mr Dankwambo served as Accountant-General of the Federation under the administration of Mr…

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo

2019: Obasanjo in closed-door meeting with another PDP presidential aspirant

The Governor of Gombe State, Ibrahim Dakwambo, is currently in a closed door meeting with the former President Olusegun Obasanjo. Mr Dakwambo, a presidential aspirant under the platform of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) arrived his host's private residence located inside the premises of Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library, Abeokuta and shortly…

FILE PHOTO: FRSC officials at a scene of an accident

37 corps members escape death in Ogun accident

Thirty-seven members of the National Youth Service Corps, (NYSC,) who completed their service on Monday in Ogun State, were involved in an accident shortly after leaving the orientation camp in Sagamu. The Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Commission, (FRSC), Ogun State Command, Clement Oladele, who confirmed this, said…

Bukola Saraki, Senate President

UPDATED: Saraki in closed-door meeting with Obasanjo

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on Monday evening held a closed-door meeting with former President Olusegun Obasanjo in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital. Mr Saraki arrived the home of his host located within the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library on Monday evening. The meeting lasted for about two hours. Mr Saraki,…

Zackari, late son of the ex-military ruler

Murtala Muhammed’s family demands justice for victims of extrajudicial killings

The family of the late former head of state, Murtala Muhammed, on Monday, tasked the National Assembly on need to the enact laws that protect the rights of victims who might have been erroneously killed. They made the call respectively in Lagos and Abuja at a special prayer organised by…

Stolen truck

Ex-convict arrested for allegedly stealing truck

The police in Ogun State have arrested two suspects for allegedly stealing a truck in Ota. The suspects are an ex-convict, Yisa Nwachukwu, and Yusuf Sanusi. The police spokesperson in the state, Abimbola Oyeyemi, who confirmed the development on Sunday, said the truck belongs to Mr Nwachukwu's employer whom he…

Shot dead ekiti apc chieftain, Bunmi Ojo.

APC leader shot dead at football viewing centre

A leader of the All Progressives Congress in Ekiti State, Bunmi Ojo, was shot dead on Friday night at a football match viewing centre in Ado-Ekiti, the state capital, witnesses said. Mr Ojo, a former personal assistant to former Gov. Segun Oni, was attacked by unknown persons at the centre…

Oluseyi Olufade-Olowookere

2019: 39-year-old joins Ogun governorship race

A 39-year old Information Communication Technology (ICT) expert, Oluseyi Olufade-Olowookere, has announced his intention to run for governor of Ogun State in 2019 under the platform of the Alliance for Democracy (AD). At a press conference in Abeokuta on Wednesday, Mr Olufade-Olowookere said he would give priority to speedy payment…

Olusegun Obasanjo

Obasanjo identifies criteria to support Ogun governorship candidate

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo said on Saturday that the Ogun West Senatorial District should produce a credible governorship candidate for the Ogun State election in 2019, declaring that would be only condition for him to support the zone’s governorship ambition. Ogun West is the only senatorial district yet to produce…

Kashamu’s supporters dare PDP, organise rally for aspirants

Supporters of the expelled senator of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), Buruji Kashamu, on Thursday dared the national leadership of the party, as they organised a rally in Ogun State, to present aspirants of the party in the forthcoming 2019 elections. The rally took place at the party's Ogun headquarters located along…

Julius Ochim impregnated daughter

Man arrested for allegedly impregnating own daughter

A 45-year-old man, Julius Ochim, has been arrested by the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly impregnating his own daughter, who eventually gave birth to a baby girl. The Command Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, who spoke to journalists on Tuesday, said the suspect was arrested following a complaint by…

ADP press conference

Party offers membership to expelled PDP leader, Kashamu

The expelled senator of Peoples Democratic Party, Buruji Kashamu, may have relief coming his way, as the Action Democracy Party, (ADP) has said it would admit him if he is ready to abide by the party's rules. The party issued the invitation on Monday at its Ogun State secretariat, Abeokuta,…

Arrested doctor and nurse

Doctor, nurse arrested over death of pregnant woman through abortion

A medical doctor, Olawale Raji, has been arrested alongside a nurse, Funmilayo Olusegun, for allegedly causing the death of a pregnant woman, through abortion. The Ogun State Police Command Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, who confirmed this to journalists on Sunday, said the suspects were arrested on July 26, following…

Controversy trails defection of Ogun senator

There were uncertainties on Thursday surrounding the defection of the All Progressives Congress senator representing Ogun Central, Lanre Tejuoso, to the Peoples Democratic Party. Mr Tejuoso’s name was on Tuesday among 14 read by the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, as those who were leaving the APC for the…

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo

2019: Obasanjo hosts presidential aspirant, speaks on criteria for support

A former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has promised to support any presidential candidate he believes would transform Nigeria for good. Mr Obasanjo made this known on Thursday while playing host to a presidential aspirant, Kabiru Turaki, at the his residence located inside the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library in Abeokuta, Ogun State.…

Nigerian police force

Police kill suspected kidnapper of ex-minister

The Ogun State Police Command says its operatives shot dead a runaway member of a kidnapping gang, Abdullahi Abdullahi, reportedly responsible for the abduction of a former Minister of Education, Iyabo Anisulowo, after months of manhunt. The Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Iliyasu, while displaying the corpse of the suspect on…

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo

Flood: Osinbajo visits Ogun, promises support for victims

The Federal Government on Wednesday said it would give assistance to victims of a flood disaster that claimed eight lives last Friday in Abeokuta, Ogun State capital. The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, gave the assurance when he visited some of the affected areas. The areas visited include Amolaso Ago Ijesa,…

At 8:39, Ilejemeje LGA, Ward 6, PU 001, voting process has commenced, security personnel present and party agents.

Ekiti Decides: Unofficial INEC results (LIVE UPDATE)

Results of the local government election held in the 16 local governments of Ekiti State have been trickling in. Many of the results have been announced by local INEC officials at polling units and some local governments. While those results were all officially provided by INEC officials, only the final…

Fayose

EkitiDecides2018: Happenings in Fayose’s polling unit, local govt

At Ward1, Unit 1 in Irepodun-Ifelodun local government, where Governor Ayodele Fayose votes, accreditation and voting went on peacefully. But as at 10:00 a.m, the governor was yet to arrive the polling unit to cast his vote. The security officials ordered those already voted to leave the vicinity or get…

Ekiti State Gubernatorial candidates

EkitiDecides2018 (LIVE UPDATES): APC, PDP, 32 others battle for Ekiti governorship

All is set for residents of Ekiti State to make a crucial decision that could shape the state’s development in the next four years. The politicking has ended, now the people will decide. A total of 35 political parties are fielding candidates for today’s election. According to the Independent National…

A photograph showing Ekiti State Governor, Chief Ayodele Fayose on the ground after he was attacked with tear gas and beaten by security operatives

Ekiti: DIG denies authorising use of force, says ‘mistake’ won’t reoccur

The Police have dismantled the barricades they mounted at the entrance to the Ekiti State Government House in Ado-Ekiti. Security agents who took over the premises and allegedly fired teargas at Governor Ayodele Fayose have also been withdrawn. The teargas allegedly left Mr Fayose unconscious for about five minutes before…

Olusegun Obasanjo

Excitement as Obasanjo appears at PDP rally

A former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, on Monday stopped over at the a rally by a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial aspirant in Ogun State, Ladi Adebutu, throwing the supporters into jubilation. The event was held at the premises of the Obasanjo Presidential Library in Abeokuta. Mr Obasanjo was said to…