South West

VP Sambo leads PDP campaign for Ondo state

PDP plans vigorously to win the October 20 gubernatorial election in Ondo State

Man who died in police custody looked normal, company official says

The inquest into the death of Ademola Adedeji unfolds in grey hues.

Fayose returns to PDP

Ayo Fayose, former governor of Ekiti state, who left the PDP under controversial circumstances has been welcomed back.

Ogun gives N25 million loan to cooperative societies

The state government says it will double the loan if it is well utilised.

Teachers union revive 3 dead schools in Ogun

The schools were considered not viable in the 80’s.

Ondo seals fuel station for increasing fuel price

Price of fuel rose to N115 in parts of Ondo State.

River Niger

Delta yet to warn residents of impending flood

72 hours after NEMA’s emergency warning, Delta State is yet to inform its residents of the apparent danger.

Three Ogun PDP assemblymen defect to ACN

The crisis in Ogun PDP has led to the defection of the lawmakers to the ACN.

Traffic gridlock used to illustrate the story

One dead as two petrol tankers cause gridlock on Lagos-Ibadan road

Security and emergency officials are already at the scene of the accident

Lagos to teach Chinese in public schools

As China grows its economic influence around the world, Lagos students will begin to learn Chinese.

PDP, Akinjide, woo Oyo farmers

PDP launches an empowerment program for farmers in Oyo state.

20 illegal security firms shut down in Lagos

20 illegal security firms shut down in Lagos

Bishop David Oyedepo of Winners Chapel

EXORCISM SLAP: Defeated lawyer heads to Appeal Court against Bishop Oyedepo

After the court struck out the assault charges he brought against Bishop David Oyedepo; lawyer Robert Igbinedion has headed to the Appeal Court. In the court papers filed at the Court of Appeal in Ibadan and obtained by PREMIUM TIMES; Mr. Igbinedion is asking the appellate court to set aside the ruling of the High court. […]

Ogun Gov sues predecessor’s newspaper for libel

Governor Amosun of Ogun says the newspaper owned by the former governor set out to malign his character

Ignorance, cause of Wild Polio Virus (WPV3) in Nigeria

Health experts say Northern Nigeria is besieged with Type-3 polio

Use your shops or lose them, Ogun warns traders

The State Government says shop owners at Yewa Market must use their shops for commercial purpose or forfeit it.

Family of man who died in police custody wants N700 million compensation

“The compensation would cover the “unwarranted arrest, incarceration and colossal loss of the breadwinner of the family.”

Displaced Lagos residents, traders seek Govt. assistance

The displaced residents and traders at Agboju/Masamasa in Lagos say they are barely surviving.

FILE PHOTO: Illegal drugs seized by the NDLEA used to illustrate the story

19 drug suspects arrested at seaports, in 6months

Nigerian drug agency says there has been a reduction in trafficking via seaports

Oniru beach facelift costs N55m

One of Lagos’ private beaches is undergoing a face lift.

Ogun dismisses sports writers from operational office

The Sports journalists were asked to vacate their office for sportsmen and women.

Ogun State set to showcase masquerades at Rio Olympics

Ogun promotes 3, 800 teachers, others

The promoted staff passed the promotion examinations held a year ago.

Ogun sacks sports writers from operational office

The Sports journalists were asked to vacate their office for sportsmen and women.

Ogun PDP faction to honour Obasanjo

The party said the former president deserved to be honoured for achievements made when he was the party’s BOT chairman.

Charm fails OPC members, leader arrested for attempted murder of colleague

Haruna Babajide is now in the hospital from gunshot wounds sustained during test of charm.