South West

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.

Family of student killed by Ogun vigilante demand justice

Two men were erroneously murdered by members of a vigilante group.

Bulldozer that caused Ijegun pipeline fire in 2008 yet to be removed

Over 20 people were killed in the pipeline fire.

Ogun to upgrade facilities in public schools, says commissioner

The state government intends provide free quality education.

Controversy trails suspension of federal lawmaker from Ogun ACN

There are two faction’s of the ACN in the ward.

Tinubu expresses surprise over Opeyemi’s suspension from Ekiti Reps Caucus

The former Lagos governor demands reversal of the decision to suspend Opeyemi Bamidele.

Ogun governor swears in nine new permanent secretaries

The governor charged the newly appointed permanent secretaries to live up to their responsibility.

Ogun police arrests five suspected cultists

The cultists were also identified as notorious hoodlums.

Nigerian Police

Police kill three robbery suspects in Ogun

The Ogun State police spokesperson said the police also recovered N1.2 million from the suspects.

ACN defends endorsement of Fayemi as party faces criticism

Party says it endorsed Fayemi for second term because of his satisfactory performance. The Action Congress of Nigeria said Sunday its endorsement of the Ekiti state governor, Kayode Fayemi, for a new term, does not bar Mr.Fayemi’s arch-rival, House of Representatives member, Bamidele Opeyemi, from contesting, as the party attempts to deflate criticisms trailing the […]