South West

Nigerian police force

What we’re doing to rescue kidnapped party chairman, senatorial candidate, others – Police

Mr Ipinsagba, his driver, the chairman of the ADC, Bisi Ogungbemi and a female politician were kidnapped on Wednesday.


Sexual-related offences top list of crimes committed in Lagos – Report

“In the last quarter report, 82 percent of the inmates facing trial did not have legal representation.”

Bowen University gate

Bowen University graduates 888 students, 71 first class honours

Seven students will bag doctorate degrees at the convocation on Friday.

Oyo State on the Nigerian map

Oyo college workers agree to receive 70% salary

The workers have been on strike since June over 10 months salary arrears

Gboyega Oyetola, the Chief of Staff to the outgoing Osun State Governor. [Photo credit: Tropic Reporters]

Osun governor-elect warns of imminent end of federal allocation to states

Mr Oyetola will assume office on November 26.

Lagos Lagoon

Three dead in Lagos boat accident; five missing

The boat, enroute Ojo from Liverpool, capsized few minutes after take-off.

Nigerian Police

Robber caught at Ondo bank after snatching customer’s N1 million cash

Police say the suspect had been charged to court for robbery.

Nigerian police force

Senatorial candidate, state party chairman kidnapped in Ondo

Two other persons were also abducted on Wednesday.

Biodun Ogunyemi

Strike: We have complied 100% – Unilag ASUU

The union is protesting poor funding of public universities and non-implementation of the 2009 agreement it entered into with the federal government.

Police nab suspected armed robber who poses as royal father

The suspect took part in robberies across various states of the country, the police claim.

National Assembly Complex

2019: 117 candidates vie for 12 NASS seats in Ondo

There will be no governorship election in Ondo State in 2019.

Kayode Fayemi

EKSUTH: Fayemi sets up fact finding committee

He said the effort is to reposition the institution as a leading tertiary health care institution in Ekiti State.


We are still in session – OAU

ASUU commenced an indefinite nationwide strike on Monday.

Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU)

ASUU Strike: OAU management, Non-teaching staff react to division among lecturers

There is a the division among OAU lecturers on the decision to join the Industrial action, or not.


Unilorin increases fees

The new fees would be a little above N21,000.

File photo of ASUU meeting with the Nigerian govt delegation prior to a warning strike

LASU, UI lecturers join ASUU strike

The respective branch chairmen confirm the development.

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

Ekiti election free, fair – INEC witnesses tell tribunal

The governorship election held on July 14.


LAUTECH teachers join ASUU strike

ASUU called the nationwide strike on Sunday.

Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU)

OAU lecturers split over ASUU strike

Some lecturers have vowed to continue the running of day to day activities in the school.

Apapa traffic gridlock caused by truck drivers (Photo Credit: RCCG Traffic Squad)

South-west governors want rail solution for Apapa gridlock

The road has become a nightmare for commuters.

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

Fayemi, Fayose bicker over abandonment of projects in Ekiti

Mr Fayemi speaks while on a tour of projects in the state on Monday.

Rasheed Ladoja

Alleged N4.7bn fraud: EFCC re-arraigns Ladoja

The re-arraignment follows an amendment of the earlier charge by the EFCC.