South West

Accident scene

Many killed in truck accident in Ekiti

The accident happened close to the Ekiti State University.

File photo of an Accident scene of the Lagos-Ibadan expressway

Three die, 11 injured in Lagos/Ibadan expressway auto crash

The bodies of the dead have been deposited at the morgue in Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital.

President Muhammadu Buhari and Traditional rulers from the South West (Photo Credit: @Ediong on Twitter)

2019: Use your influence to ensure peaceful elections, Buhari tells traditional rulers

Mr Buhari hosted the traditional rulers on Friday.

Yemi Osinbajo

Osinbajo, Ambode, Sanwo-Olu, others campaign in Alimosho

The vice president urged residents to vote for President Muhammadu Buhari and other APC candidates

Dr Kayode Fayemi, newly elected governor of Ekiti State [Pic:]

Kidnapped Ekiti ex-commissioner, director regain freedom

The duo were kidnapped on Monday on the Ado Ekiti-Ikere road and spent four days in captivity.

Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU)

OAU students protest semester exams amid strike

The schools says it is institutionalising a stable academic calendar.

Atiku Abubakar. [PHOTO CREDIT: The Sun Nigeria]

Ekiti govt denies Atiku campaign use of stadium, offers alternative venue

The state government said the stadium is undergoing rehabilitation and maintenance work.

Senator Iyiola Omisore

I’m fully with APC — Omisore

Mr Omisore says the support he gave to the APC during the Osun elections rerun still remains intact, in 2019.

Kayode Fayemi

Ekiti Govt. adopts Treasury Single Account

The Ministry of Finance and Attorney General’s Office to work out modalities for its implementation.

Nigeria Police

Man flees after allegedly masterminding girlfriend’s gang-rape

Police have arrested three of the five suspects

Voting process has ended and INEC Officials are about to count the votes at Ifon Orolu Local Government, Olufon Orolu D (Ward 4), Bolorunduro II (Polling Unit 6) as at 2:06PM

Police, NDLEA to vet adhoc staff for 2019 polls in Ekiti

An official speaks on other aspects of preparation for the forthcoming election.

Frederick Faseun, National Chairman, Unity Party of Nigeria

OPC founder, Frederick Faseun, buried

Politicians, activists, friends and well wishers bid the late leader farewell.


Elections: Oyo students demand education plan from governorship candidates

The students say they would mobilise support for an education-friendly candidate


INEC tasks security agents to ensure violence free election

The general elections commence in February.

Permanent Voter Cards

Over 428,000 PVCs uncollected in Osun – INEC

The commission says it received 1,681,930 PVCs from the national headquarters and gave out 1,253,484 as at January 8.

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Osinbajo, Akeredolu, Fayemi attend OPC founder’s funeral

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo also sent in a condolence message.


Six suspected touts face trial for alleged display of firearms

The defendants, however, plead not guilty to the charges.

Dr Kayode Fayemi, newly elected governor of Ekiti State [Pic:]

Ekiti earmarks N1 billion for completion of abandoned secretariat

Mr Fayemi said workers’ productivity can only be enhanced when they receive their wages regularly and work in a conducive environment.

Atiku Abubakar

Hoodlums attack Atiku campaign office in Ondo

PDP blames the APC, but the party denies.


Police arraign corps member for alleged manslaughter, reckless driving

The defendant denies committing the offences.

FILE PHOTO: FRSC officials at a scene of an accident

Pregnant woman crushed by truck to death in Ibadan

An official says the driver of the vehicle is currently in police custody.

Hanging rope [Photo credit:]

22-year-old to die by hanging in Ekiti for armed robbery

The convict and others robbed with gun in October 2017 at Ikere-Ekiti.

File photo of an Accident scene of the Lagos-Ibadan expressway

18 die in Osun auto crashes

A total of 28 accidents occurred in December 2108.

APC FLag used to illustrate the story.

Police declare NURTW chieftain wanted for disrupting Lagos APC rally

The inaugural campaign of APC in Lagos State on Tuesday turned violent.


Atiku Campaign: More trouble for PDP in Ekiti, as Fayose, Olujimi lead separate campaign councils

Mr Fayose is the head of the Atiku campaign in the south west.