South West

Building collapse crushes two sisters to death

 The collapsed building showed signs of severe cracks.

Ogun Assembly approves two new commissioners

The commissioners had served as the governor’s special advisers.

Oyo Assembly throws out 2012 budget performance report

Oyo state failed to assess the performance of the 2012 budget on Tuesday.

Lam Adesina was a virtuous man, says Buhari

A former Head of State, retired Maj-Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, has described the late Lam Adesina, a former governor of Oyo State, as a “virtuous man”. Mr. Buhari made the remark in Ibadan on Monday when he paid a condolence visit to the home of the deceased. He noted that Mr. Adesina contributed his quota to […]

Court summons Army Chief over dismissal of officer

The army officer says his dismissal did not follow due process.

Court summons Army Chief over dismissal of officer

The army officer says his dismissal did not follow due process.

Aregbesola swears in acting Chief Judge

Mr. Aregbesola sues for justice to be served in all matters before the state’s judiciary

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Police shoot detained, unarmed man after he scaled court fence to escape

The police angrily shot the suspect twice in the leg.

Okada riders used to illustrate the story.

Police use patrol van to hit Okada rider into gutter, arrest him

The police knocked an Okada rider into a gutter

Mimiko is evading service of election petition- Ondo PDP

The Ondo PDP says Mr. Mimiko did not win the elections on a free and fair basis.

Kidnap, insecurity force hotelier out of Ogun

The business man had recently been kidnapped in the state.

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62-year-old man arraigned for defiling 10-year-old step daughter

The victim is only ten years old.

Ondo PDP dissociates self from congratulatory message to Mimiko

The PDP said the sponsors of the advert are mercenary politicians.

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Ogun partners poultry farmers on poultry production, consumption

The government said it plans to provide egg meals to primary school pupils.

60-year-old killed with machete in Ogun

The murder occurred in Sagamu, Ogun State.

Drama in Ondo as Accord Party dismisses governorship ‘candidate’ for challenging Mimiko’s victory

The party says Olawale Ojo was not its candidate during the Ondo election.

Teenagers arraigned for theft

The teenager was made to clear court premises for stealing motorcycle.

Ogun clamps down on illegal private schools

The state government said the schools violated laid down procedure.

Amosun to present 2013 budget Tuesday

Mr. Amosun will present it to the state’s House of Assembly.

Ogun earmarks N10bn compensation for demolished property

Some owners of demolished property have already been paid

Ogun civil defence corps receive arms for official use

The Ogun State Command of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps can now carry arms.

Osun lawmakers reject Aregbesola’s candidate for Chief Judge

Lawmakers in Osun State reject the governor’s nominee for the post of Chief Judge of the State.

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Ondo lawmakers bow to Mimiko, recall suspended council chairmen

The council chairmen were suspended because the failed to submit their staff audit.

Magistrate’s absence stalls trial of suspects who assaulted photojournalist

The presiding judge is still on leave.

Ogun residents to exhume over 100 corpses for road dualisation

The residents said it is a task that must be done.