We’ve not started implementing ban on Okada, says Lagos Govt
The matter was adjourned to November 16 by the court.
Okada riders protest in Lagos, damage government vehicles
The motorcyclist insist the Lagos traffic law is unfair to them.
LIVE UPDATE: Result of Ondo governorship election 2012
The table below shows results of Ondo governorship result. With the results released so far, Governor Olusegun Mimiko of the Labour Party is in clear lead. Results in Ilaje, Ese-Odo, and Odigbo LGs are still being awaited. INEC Returning Officer says they are “still locked up in the creeks.”
Ondo Election: OPC cautions against bloodshed
The Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC) on Thursday warned politicians and political parties to guard their utterances, to avoid bloodshed in the Ondo State governorship poll on Saturday. Frederick Fasehun, the OPC founder, said in a statement in Lagos that unguarded utterances were capable of provoking violence like it happened in the old Ondo State in […]
IG deploys new police commissioner for Ondo election
The incumbent police commissioner has been accused of partisanship by some political parties
Man, 27, docked for allegedly having sex with woman near mosque
A 27-year-old man, Doyin Jibowu, was on Wednesday charged before a Surulere Magistrates’ Court, Lagos, for allegedly having sex with a 25-year-old woman near a mosque. Mr. Jibowu, of no fixed address, is facing a four-count charge of conspiracy, stealing, indecent act and multiple assault. He, however, pleaded not guilty. The prosecutor, Cpl. Merve Mberev, told the court […]
Traditional rulers involved in public brawl remain suspended- Amosun
A preliminary report indicted the two men of fighting in public.
Ogun police to parade kidnappers of Osun Speaker’s wife
The victim was rescued unhurt
Ogun pregnant journalist dies mysteriously, baby saved.
An operation was carried out to save the baby
PDP dissociates self from kidnap of Osun Speaker’s wife
The PDP sympathized with the Speaker for the kidnap of his wife.
Midnight inferno consumes Adire market in Abeokuta
At night, while the marketers were asleep, fire ravaged the stores and goods.
Hotels, Restaurants in Ogun to pay tax for food sold
Two bills related to revenue generation was passed by by the Ogun State parliament.
Ondo election: Pastor Bakare endorses Mimiko
The Convener of the Save Nigeria Group (SNG), Tunde Bakare, on Sunday endorsed Olusegun Mimiko, the Labour Party candidate for the Ondo election, scheduled for Oct. 20. Addressing newsmen in Lagos, Mr. Bakare said that “Mimiko has taken care of the needs of the Ondo grassroots people”. “Mimiko and the Labour Party have demonstrated that they […]
NDLEA sniffer dogs detect N351m heroin
Sniffer dogs belonging to the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have detected three consignments of substances suspected to be heroin, worth N351 million. A statement by Ofoyeju Mitchell, NDLEA’s Head of Public Affairs, on Saturday in Ikeja said the substances, which weighed 29.26 kg., were hidden inside balls and woolen carpets of various sizes that were […]