South West

PDP dissociates self from kidnap of Osun Speaker’s wife

The PDP sympathized with the Speaker for the kidnap of his wife.

20 escape death as building collapses in Abeokuta

The occupants narrate their narrow escape

Ogun provides soft loans to 4,400 women

The scheme is expected to help the women in their businesses

Midnight inferno consumes Adire market in Abeokuta

At night, while the marketers were asleep, fire ravaged the stores and goods.

Hotels, Restaurants in Ogun to pay tax for food sold

Two bills related to revenue generation was passed by by the Ogun State parliament.


Ondo election: Pastor Bakare endorses Mimiko

The Convener of the Save Nigeria Group (SNG), Tunde Bakare, on Sunday endorsed Olusegun Mimiko, the Labour Party candidate for the Ondo election, scheduled for Oct. 20. Addressing newsmen in Lagos, Mr. Bakare said that “Mimiko has taken care of the needs of the Ondo grassroots people”. “Mimiko and the Labour Party have demonstrated that they […]

Flood: 8,790 displaced people registered in Delta

The numbers of displaced persons in Delta State increase

Victims of Ogun auto crash buried

The victims were buried by their families a day after the crash

NDLEA sniffer dogs detect N351m heroin

Sniffer dogs belonging to the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have detected three consignments of substances suspected to be heroin, worth N351 million. A statement by Ofoyeju Mitchell, NDLEA’s Head of Public Affairs, on Saturday in Ikeja said the substances, which weighed 29.26 kg., were hidden inside balls and woolen carpets of various sizes that were […]

Ogun police investigate traditional rulers for public brawl

Protesters in Ogun also accused one of the traditional rulers of various crimes.

20 wedding guests feared dead in Ogun auto crash

The accident was caused by a truck driver who lost control of his vehicle.

Police consolidate charges against Cynthia’s alleged killers

The trial of the alleged murderers of Cynthia Osokogu’s has been adjourned to November 5.

President Olusegun Obasanjo

Ogun teachers honour Obasanjo

The Academic Staff Union of Secondary Schools of Nigeria, Ogun chapter says Obasanjo is an icon in the education sector.

Tinubu dealt political blow as tribunal declares PDP winner of his local council election

ACN loses its hold in the Ikoyi/Obalende local council area.

Labaran Maku aviation traing school Kwara

Kwara spends N3 billion on airport facilities

The Kwara government will also invest N1 billion in the purchase of aircrafts.

Delta opens four more relief camps for flood victims

The floods in Delta State have displaced thousands of people in the state.

Mother accuses Lagos Judge of theft, harassment

The judge faces petitions on his personal conduct outside the room with the police and the NJC.

Sultan, Obasanjo pay tribute at Lateef Adegbite’s burial

Serving and former leaders poured encomiums on the deceased

Lateef Adegbite buried

The former Islamic leader was laid to rest at about 4:10p.m.

Sympathizers throng late Adegbite’s home

A condolence register has been opened at the home of the deceased.

Falana weighs in on name debate in Osun

Human rights attorney, Femi Falana, is trading legal tackles with the Secretary to the Federal Government, Anyim Pius Anyim, who, Thursday in Abuja described the appellation, “State of Osun,” as illegal and unconstitutional. The decision by the current administration in Osun State to characterize itself as “State of Osun,” rather that “Osun State” has been the subject of contention between […]

Lagos shuts 13 more companies for N140m tax evasion

Lagos state clamps down on serial tax defaulters.