South West

Nigeria Police Force

Man arrested ‘for beating wife to death’

The police narrated how the suspect was arrested after the death of his wife.


ASUU reacts to sack of members by LASU

An ASUU official says the union will not “rush into taking an action” to challenge LASU’s decision.

FUOYE students protest

FUOYE Killings: Police release detained student leader

Mr Salau was earlier detained by the police after he submitted a letter protesting the killings in FUOYE.

Seyi Makinde (Photo Credit: Inside Oyo)

Oyo governor appoints two opposition candidates as aides

The Oyo governor makes other appointments to strengthen his administration.

Fuoye students protest over lack of power supply

FUOYE Killings: Police ‘detain’ student leader for demanding justice

The student had reportedly gone to deliver a letter protesting the killing of FUOYE students by the police.

The Lagos State University (LASU)

LASU sacks lecturers for exposing alleged fraud, accuses them of stealing documents

The three sacked LASU lecturers are officials of ASUU.

FUOYE students protest

Nigerian undergraduate shot by police buried, more students arrested

Police made more arrests and refused to take responsibility for the deaths of the students.

Prof. Banji Akintoye (Photo Credit Saharareporters)

My plan as new head of Yoruba association – Banji Akintoye

Mr Akintoye was elected as the fourth leader of the Assembly of All Yoruba Groups Worldwide

Seyi Makinde (Photo Credit: Inside Oyo)

Tech-U will receive my necessary support – Makinde

Governor Makinde made this known when he received the governing council of the university.


Police arraign hotel staff for allegedly stealing TV sets

The police charged the two employees with conspiracy and theft

Federal University, Oye-Ekiti

How police killed two Federal University Oye-Ekiti students – SUG president

The protest had turned violent after police officers assigned to Mrs Fayemi shot into the crowd of protesting students.

The wife of the Ekiti State governor, Bisi Fayemi. [PHOTO CREDIT: Official Facebook page of the First Lady]

FUOYE students’ protest, my story – Fayemi’s wife

”…I am deeply saddened that at least one fatality has been recorded. As a mother, my heart bleeds. All these students are my children, and no mother prays to weep over their offspring…”

Many injured as fire guts NNPC Ibadan depot

Many injured as fire guts NNPC Ibadan depot

A section of the loading point was completely damaged by fire, while three petrol tankers were burnt.

Governor Fayemi of Ekiti State and chairman of Nigerian Governors Forum.

Removing security votes inimical to Nigeria’s development – Fayemi

Mr Fayemi’s topic for the keynote address was: Security Votes: Are they necessary? Are they legitimate?

Ekiti state on map. [Photo credit: Wikipedia]

Ekiti holds LG poll now December 7

The agency says the tenure of the incumbent elected officials of the 16 LGA will expire on December 19.

FUOYE students protest

As students death toll rises in Ekiti, state govt, police muddy the waters

NANS demanded the arrest and prosecution of the police officers who allegedly shot at the students.

Fuoye students protest over lack of power supply

FUOYE Protest: Another student dies from gunshot injury

One student died on Tuesday from gunshot wounds.

Federal Polytechnic, Ede, Osun

Nigerian polytechnic shut amid ‘rift’ between lecturer, student union president

The announcement came during agitations from students to stop any plan to rusticate the Students’ Union President.

FUOYE students protest

Protest: FUOYE shut indefinitely, Students Union proscribed

A 100-level student of the institution, Oluwaseyi Kehinde, was killed on Tuesday.

FUOYE students protest

One killed, many injured as police shoot to disperse protesting Nigerian students

“If the police had not attacked the union president, the protest would not have turned violent,” a witness said.

Dayo Adeyeye

Tribunal sacks Senate spokesperson

The tribunal declares a former Minority Leader, Biodun Olujimi, winner of the senatorial poll.


Senatorial poll: Ajimobi loses as Tribunal upholds PDP candidate’s election

Mr Balogun had polled 105,720 votes to defeat Mr Ajimobi who garnered 92,218 votes.


UPDATED: Fayemi’s wife attacked as FUOYE students protest

“If the police had not attacked the union president, the protest would not have turned violent,” a witness said.

Pictures of Federal Science & Technical College, Yaba.

Parents at Nigerian college kick as PTA ‘imposes’ N50,000 hostel fee

It is unclear why the institution is demanding the levy for the hostel project despite a government’s directive against such.

Ekiti State University

Two Ekiti State University students convicted for internet fraud

The students were convicted after pleading guilty to the fraud.