South West

Ogun sacks sports writers from operational office

The Sports journalists were asked to vacate their office for sportsmen and women.

Ogun PDP faction to honour Obasanjo

The party said the former president deserved to be honoured for achievements made when he was the party’s BOT chairman.

Charm fails OPC members, leader arrested for attempted murder of colleague

Haruna Babajide is now in the hospital from gunshot wounds sustained during test of charm.

900 passengers escape death in Lagos train accident

The accident, a third this month, brought destruction in its wake but bore no fatality.

Pipeline Explosion: PPMC shuts Atlas Cove pipeline

PPMC has shut down a major network that pumps petroleum products to depots in the South-West

LUTH attends to patients, despite hospital fire

The cause of the fire that gutted The HIV clinic at LUTH is still unknown.

Several burnt, as pipeline fire breaks out in Ogun

A fire broke out killing some persons in Arepo village as pipeline vandals attempted to steal petroleum products

Man docked for allegedly removing another’s teeth in fight

A 28 year old student knocked out four teeth off his opponent’s mouth during a fight

Ogun journalist dies from auto crash wounds

The NUJ, Ogun state chapter, mourns the loss of its member

Tinubu appointed LAUTECH Chancellor

The University is jointly owned by two ACN controlled states.

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Lovers in court for alleged burglary, theft

Two lovers are facing trial for a three count charge of conspiracy, burglary and stealing

10 die in Ogun auto accident

Ten commuters lost their lives in an accident that occurred in Ogun State.

Federal Government can never be efficient- Ajimobi

The Oyo Governor wants the FG to hand over road construction and agriculture to states.

Ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo

Why I resigned from PDP Board of Trustees – Obasanjo

Former president Olusegun Obasanjo, says he resigned to enable him attract business opportunities to Africa.

Court adjourns case of alleged murderers of Cynthia Osokogu

Cynthia Osokogu’s alleged murderers have been arraigned for an eight count charge including Murder and robbery.

54 year old woman commits suicide in Ibadan

A 54 year old woman, apparently exhausted with life, hung herself on a tree.

Yoruba group set to tackle Boko haram’s rumoured incursion

According to the Yoruba Unity Forum, proactive measures are being taken to halt the entry of Boko Haram into the South-West

Foreign Investment crucial for Nigeria’s development, Aregbesola says

Aregbesola holds that his administration has strategically positioned Osun State for development.

Badagry slave port

Badagry celebrates International Day For Slave Trade Remembrance

The horrors of the slave trade era were again condemned in Badagry on Thursday.

Ocean surge: Tourists boycott Lagos beaches

The Bar Beach, usually full on public holidays, was a shadow of itself

Aregbesola’s free rail transportation grounded our businesses- Commercial drivers

Ironically, the governor of Osun State’s effort at goodwill stalls the livelihood of commercial drivers in the state.

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SSANU suspends OAU branch over alleged misconduct

Face-off between Obafemi Awolowo University management and the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities leads to suspension of SSANU OAU branch.

Kuramo Beach Lagos ocean surge

Atlantic Ocean surge: Tourists boycott Lagos beaches

The Bar Beach, usually full on public holidays, was a shadow of itself.

Kuramo Beach shanties have now been demolished

PDP blames Lagos Government for ocean surge, deaths

The PDP asks the Lagos State Government to stop the Eko Atlantic project

Ogun worried over invasion of territory by “25,000 cattle”

Oladimeji Kayode The Ogun State Government has expressed concern that  not less than 25,000 cattle  are being brought into its territory by Fulani herdmen via  Benin Republic and Northern Nigeria. The state commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Muyiwa Oladipo, raised the alarm in Abeokuta during a peace  meeting with herdsmen and community leaders. […]