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Frederick Faseun, National Chairman, Unity Party of Nigeria

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

Ogun police spokesperson may become King in Osun

Muyiwa Adejobi has been picked by the Oracle to become the king of Orile-Owu


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

Kidnapped Osun Speaker’s wife freed in Ogun

The rescue operation was not carried out by the police.

Fatgbems filling stations owner dies in Lagos

The businessman will be buried in Abeokuta on Saturday.

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.

20 escape death as building collapses in Abeokuta

The occupants narrate their narrow escape

Ogun provides soft loans to 4,400 women

The scheme is expected to help the women in their businesses

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 […]

Flood: 8,790 displaced people registered in Delta

The numbers of displaced persons in Delta State increase

Victims of Ogun auto crash buried

The victims were buried by their families a day after the crash

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 […]

Ogun police investigate traditional rulers for public brawl

Protesters in Ogun also accused one of the traditional rulers of various crimes. Advertisement

20 wedding guests feared dead in Ogun auto crash

The accident was caused by a truck driver who lost control of his vehicle.

Police consolidate charges against Cynthia’s alleged killers

The trial of the alleged murderers of Cynthia Osokogu’s has been adjourned to November 5.

President Olusegun Obasanjo

Ogun teachers honour Obasanjo

The Academic Staff Union of Secondary Schools of Nigeria, Ogun chapter says Obasanjo is an icon in the education sector.

Tinubu dealt political blow as tribunal declares PDP winner of his local council election

ACN loses its hold in the Ikoyi/Obalende local council area.

Labaran Maku aviation traing school Kwara

Kwara spends N3 billion on airport facilities

The Kwara government will also invest N1 billion in the purchase of aircrafts.

Delta opens four more relief camps for flood victims

The floods in Delta State have displaced thousands of people in the state. Advertisement