South West

Ogun to address shortcomings of contributory pension scheme

The administration had disbursed N10.13bn to settle part of the pensions and gratuities. Advertisement

Supreme Court throws out ex-Ekiti Governor, Segun Oni’s appeal

The Supreme Court said Mr. Oni was only looking for a ploy to return to office. Advertisement

Ogun stops trucks from plying first Abeokuta flyover

Barricades will be erected to ensure compliance, the Ogun state Commissioner of Information said. Advertisement

8-man robbery gang arrested in Ogun

The police said the retrieved some weapons from the suspect. Advertisement

Nigerian Union of Journalists

Ogun journalists exonerate chairman of allegation of luring member into SSS captivity

The member was invited to the SSS office over a story that he wrote for the Punch newspaper. Advertisement

Democracy Day: Fun seekers lament Lagos’ closure of Bar Beach

The state government is carrying out some work on the beach. Fun seekers, who trooped to the Lagos Bar Beach for the Democracy Day celebration on Wednesday, condemned its closure due to the ongoing reclamation project by the Lagos State Government. Some of the picnickers expressed their disgust in separate interviews with the News Agency […]

Democracy Day: ACN expresses gratitude to Oyo people

The ACN also thanked opposition parties. The ACN in Oyo State on Wednesday expressed its gratitude to the people of the state for the support given to the Abiola Ajimobi-led administration in the state. The party, in a statement to mark the Democracy Day, commended the people of the state for their perseverance in the […]

Ogun PDP deputy governorship candidate quits party

 Mr. Oladunjoye says he is leaving the PDP because of the intra-party shenanigans in the state. Advertisement

Confusion in Ogun over Democracy Day celebration

The Ogun State government does not regard May 29 as Democracy Day. Advertisement

Man docked for allegedly defiling 13-yr-old girl in Ekiti

The offence was allegedly committed on May 19. Advertisement

Lagos defends ban on officials from granting press interviews

The ban has been criticised by civil society groups. Advertisement

Mimiko swears-in new Ondo council chairmen, cautions against illegal recruitment

The governor said the staff strength should not burden the state. Advertisement

Lagos Polytechnic students express relief over suspended strike

The students, however, lamented that the school calendar was disrupted. Advertisement

Cook faces N21.9m theft charge in Lagos

The cook pleaded not guilty to the charges made against him. Advertisement

Man arrested for stealing N2,000

 The man was nabbed by officials of the civil defence corps. Advertisement

Angry protesters chase Ondo traditional ruler over polytechnic location

The protesters accused the traditional ruler of impropriety. Advertisement

Mimiko ignores lawmakers, sacks Ondo council chairmen

The 18 caretaker chairmen were sacked on Monday. Advertisement

Hijab ban: 12-year-olds sue Lagos as Muslim students protest

The protesters seek a reversal of the alleged ban. Advertisement

Rehabilitated street urchins participate in Children’s Day celebration in Ogun

The children were rehabilitated by the Child Protection Network, CPN. Advertisement

Five killed in Akure road crash- FRSC

The corps said the bodies were deposited in a hospital. Advertisement

Children’s Day: Ondo sets up 25 family courts for child protection services

Children were asked to develop the right attitude to life. Advertisement

Reprieve as Ogun University, OOU, students get extension to pay fees

This follows appeals by traditional rulers, prominent indigenes of the state, parents and students. Advertisement

New Ondo police chief gets 500 petitions daily

Some of the petitions are frivolous and centre on chieftaincy, land disputes and minor cases. The Ondo state Police Commissioner, Patrick Dukumor, said his office receives no fewer than 500 petitions daily since his arrival in the state few months ago. Many of the complaints are frivolous and centre on chieftaincy, land disputes and minor […]

Ogun offers free surgery to 800

Services offered include eye, dental, medical and general surgeries. Advertisement

Ogun councillors endorse Amosun for second term

The councilors praised the governor for his achievements so far. Advertisement