South West

Bola Tinubu

OsunDecides: Guber candidates react to Tinubu’s comments

The candidates reacted to a statement Bola Tinubu made in Osogbo.

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos state

Lagos 2019: Ambode speaks on ‘rift’ with Tinubu

The media have been awash with news of a major rift between Messrs Tinubu and Ambode.

Jide Sanwo-Olu (Photo Credit: PageOne)

Lagos 2019: Why I’m challenging Ambode, Tinubu ally Sanwo-Olu says; submits APC nomination form

The former commissioner is challenging Governor Ambode for the APC ticket in Lagos.

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode

Ambode submits APC governorship form amidst controversy with Tinubu

The form was submitted at the APC headquarters Wednesday afternoon.


Herdsman arraigned for allegedly causing death of three cows

The cows are valued at N400,000.

Map of Nigeria showing Ondo State

Akure festival shuts down businesses

This is the second time in a month businesses will be shut down in Akure for festivals of this kind.

Demolished building

Tears, sorrow as bank demolishes Lagos homes

The bank gives reasons for its actions

Alao Akala

Oyo 2019: Akala submits APC governorship form, speaks on Ayefele’s Fresh FM demolition

Alao-Akala also speaks on why he wants to govern Oyo again.

Governorship candidate of the Socialist Party of Nigeria (SPN), Alfred Adegoke

OsunDecides: SPN governorship candidate promises to earn civil servant’s salary if elected

The candidate took his campaign to some Osun communities.

Femi Otedola

2019: Otedola to vie for Lagos governorship under PDP – Dele Momodu

Publisher of Ovation magazine, Dele Momodu, reveals this via his Twitter handle.

Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Elders Forum, Kwara South, Alhaji Kola Yusuf (right), submitting senatorial nomination form on behalf of Kwara State Governor, Dr Abdulfatah Ahmed to the State Chairman, PDP, Engineer Kola Shittu at party secretariat, Ilorin.......Tuesday

Kwara governor submits senatorial form

The PDP assured of a level playing field.

Rasheed Ladoja

Alleged N4.7bn Fraud: EFCC closes case against Ladoja, Akanbi

Both pleaded not guilty to the eight-count charge preferred against them by the EFCC.

Lagos State Commissioner for Home Affairs, AbdulHakeem AbdulLateef

Commissioner wins Lagos man of the year award

Mr AbdulLateef polled 41, 415 votes of the 53, 893 of the total valid votes cast.

Lagos University Teaching Hospital, (LUTH)

LUTH deteriorating, in crisis – Report

Apart from LUTH, two other hospitals are covered in the report.

Governor Ibikunle Amosun

2019: Amidst protests, Ogun APC adopts consensus candidates for Assembly seats

Candidates were adopted for 23 out of the 26 seats.

Bola Tinubu

OsunDecides: Tinubu clarifies comments, blames opposition for protest

Residents of Osogbo protested Mr Tinubu’s initial comments.

Nigerian Police officers used to illustrate the story

Suspected killer of Lagos policeman arrested in Benue

The police said they arrested Malik Onebiri, an alleged member of the Ẹiyẹ cult.

The Ooni of Ife and Omoyele Sowore, presidential aspirant at the Ooni's palace

Sowore, AAC members attacked at Ooni’s palace

Mr Sowore says he is safe after the attack

Abiola Ajimobi

Oyo poly governing council, academic staff spar over sack threat

The union says lecturers will not resume except the negotiation window is exhausted.

Abiola Ajimobi

Oyo declares Tuesday public holiday to commemorate Islamic New Year

“The governor has enjoined all and sundry to use the occasion to pray for the peace, unity and sustainability of the state…”

A screenshot of the residents protesting

VIDEO: OsunDecides: Residents protest Tinubu’s comment

Mr Tinubu made the controversial comment at a monarch’s palace.

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (right), delivering his speech during the presentation of the Y2018 Budget Estimates to the House, at the Assembly Complex, Alausa, Ikeja, on Monday, December 11, 2017.

Lagos 2019: Ambode formally declares for second term

“In the last three and a half years, I have fulfilled my promises to you to make Lagos work for all.”