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Robbers attack ex-local government chairman in Ibadan

The politician was assaulted.

Truck driver knocks down FRSC officials to evade arrest in Abeokuta

The driver is still at large. A reckless truck driver on Sunday in Abeokuta, Ogun State Capital deliberately knocked down two officials of the Federal Road Safety Commission, (FRSC) in a bid to escape arrest. Witnesses say the most affected official identified as, Audu Muhammed, is on danger list at the Federal Medical Centre, Abeokuta […]

Woman caught with 2,950 liters of petrol sent to prison

Authorities say the woman has patronized vandals for a long time. A Federal High Court sitting in Ogun State has ordered that a woman said to specialize in buying stolen petroleum products, be remanded in jail. The suspect Mojisola Ogunname, female, 54, from Sagamu, Ogun State was charged by the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence […]

Nigerian Police

Man dupes friend of N9.26m

Friend needed spiritual boost for business.

Stakeholders meet over child rights bill in Ogun

he bill will ensure the welfare of the child.

Lecturer arraigned over alleged assault of female neighbour

The accused pleaded not guilty to the charge.

UCH confirms death of ex-Senator Arise’s aide

He was shot by armed robbers.

Ogun ACN youth cause mayhem in council secretariat

Eight officials were assaulted.

I will unseat Amosun as Ogun governor, Labour Party aspirant

 Gboyega Isiaka of the Labour Party in Ogun State says he is poised to win the 2015 gubernatorial election.

ACN blasts Ladoja over comment on Ibadan bridge

The Oyo State chapter of the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) has condemned a former governor of the state and leader of the Accord Party, Rasheed Ladoja; over the latter’s criticism of the newly-commissioned bridge by the state government. The former governor, in a newspaper interview, condemned the erection of barriers on either ends of […]

Nigerian Police

Devil made me rape 9-yr-old girl, 39-yr-old man tells police

The young girl shouted and alerted neighbours of the heinous act.

Nigerian police at a checkpoint used to illustrate the story

Driver arraigned for allegedly assaulting police woman

The driver pleaded not guilty to the charge.

NYSC members

Call emergency numbers whenever in distress, Fashola tells Lagos NYSC members

Mr. Fashola addressed Lagos NYSC members on Tuesday.


Obafemi Awolowo University inaugurates N900m ICT centre

Skye Bank funded the construction of the centre.


Ogun distributes five ambulances to local governments

The ambulances are part of the Millennium Development Goals programmes.

Ogun ACN suspends commissioner, two others over alleged anti-party activities

The party chairman in Ogun State accused the commissioner and two others of usurping the roles of the ACN executives.

Police arrest 10 suspected kidnappers in Lagos

The victims were senior employees of ZTE Corporation.

Ogun ACN council chairmen endorse Amosun for second term

The chairmen said Mr. Amosun has performed well as governor.

Appeal Court sacks Eleruwa of Eruwa in Oyo

The Court of Appeal ruled against the monarch.

Gbenga Daniel’s favourite candidate for 2011 Ogun gov. poll joins Labour Party

Mr. Isiaka has said he has all it takes to secure the seat in 2015. Former governorship candidate in Ogun State under the platform of Peoples Party of Nigeria (PPN), Gboyega Isiaka, has formally announced he was now a members of the Labour Party, and his plan to seek the office again. Mr. Isiaka was […]

Ogun Civil Defence arrests two suspected pipeline vandals

The vandals siphoned petroleum products from the broken pipes.

Gbenga Daniel’s wife declares support for Labour Party in Ogun, pledges husband’s support too

Mr. Daniel had been suspended by the state chapter of the PDP.