South West

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#RevolutionNow: Four charged to court in Ogun

The four suspects pleaded not guilty and were granted bail, while the case was adjourned to August 15.


Customs seizes 7,951 items, generates N23.8 billion in 7 months

The Service says the duty value of the seized items is N210.8 million.

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Police arraign two men for allegedly fighting over N5,000 in Badagry

The prosecutor further alleged that during the fight, Mr Adewale assaulted Mr Balogun by breaking a bottle on his head.

Robbers rob Wema Bank in Ondo State.

Bank robbers strike in Ondo, kill one, injure others

The incident occurred barely 24 hours after a police inspector was shot dead.

FG commences rehabilitation of Lagos-Badagry Expressway

The palliative works have reduced the gridlock associated with the Oko-Afo and Mowo area of the expressway.

Former Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos state [Photo credit: Instagram - akinwunmiambode]

Court freezes accounts linked to former Lagos governor, Ambode, over N9.9bn alleged fraud

According to the EFCC, N9.9 billion was paid from the state government’s accounts into an account operated by the permanent secretary in the Office of the Chief of Staff to Mr Ambode.

Sanwo-Olu taking the oath of office

Court of Appeal orders hearing on election petitions against Sanwo-Olu

The candidates of AD and LP are challenging the governor’s victory at the March 9 election.


Teenager docked for allegedly raping three-year-old girl

The case was adjourned until August 28, for hearing.

A police officer at the protest

#RevolutionIsNow: Seven protesters arrested in Osun

The protesters were arrested at the front of the National Union Of Journalists correspondent’s chapel, Osogbo.

Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU)

How late OAU student first attempted suicide – Authorities

The university denies that she killed herself because of poor academic performance

The protest was disrupted by the Police in Ondo

Police manhandle journalist, disperse #Revolutionnow protesters in Ondo

The journalist narrates his experience in the hands of the police.

RevolutionNow: Ibadan protest

Army, Police, SSS storm University of Ibadan over planned #RevolutionNow protest

The security teams arrived the area as early as 4 a.m.

Tekno [photo: artist's Instagram]

Tekno apologises for Lagos truck dancers

The 26-year-old singer said that the incident was a video shoot, not an advert for a strip club.

RCCG Convention

APC commends police for prompt rescue of RCCG pastors

Five RCCG members were kidnapped on Thursday.

Lagos state on map

Lagos suspends advertising firm for displaying ‘semi-nude women’

“No outdoor mobile advert truck within the jurisdiction of our dear state is licensed to display such crass immorality,” Lagos government says.

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Teenager raped by Islamic cleric absconds from home

The cleric did not deny sleeping with the 16-year-old, but claimed he married her a day before the first ‘rape incident’.

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu

Lagos Assembly committee completes screening of 25 cabinet nominees

Mr Abiru said that the governor’s inclusion of eight females in the list was fair enough.

Some of the protesters

After protest, Lagos electricity firm approves special billing for community

A copy of the memorandum of understanding said both parties had agreed to the use of a statistical meter which would be jointly read by both parties and charged accordingly.


Non-Fulanis also to blame for South-West insecurity — Gan Allah Fulani group

A Fulani socio-cultural group, Gan Allah Fulani Development Association, has called for joint community responsibility between the Yoruba and Fulani leaders to find a lasting solution to insecurity in the South West region. The association said this on Saturday in a communiqué issued at the end of a meeting with former President Olusegun Obasanjo, at […]

Nigerian Army

Rape: Akeredolu tells Army to handover soldiers for prosecution

The Nigerian army had earlier announced the arrest of the soldiers.

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway under construction as FRSC announces temporary closure.

Nigerian govt postpones closure of Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

“The idea is to divert traffic at this location to enable construction work to be carried out.”

University of Lagos (UNILAG). [Photo credit: Students Nigeria]

Unilag dissociates self from admission letters in circulation

The university said it had yet to offer any admission to any candidate.

South West Governors at the Security Summit (Photo Credit: Seyi Makinde on LinkedIn)

Insecurity: South West governors plan joint patrol

There is heightened security situation in the region.

Nigerian Soldiers (Army) on duty. [PHOTO CREDIT: The Guardian]

Five soldiers ‘arrested’ for gang-raping student

The student of the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko was attacked at a military check point.

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu

Lagos students demand payment of N543 million bursary, scholarship arrears

The money is for the 2018/2019 academic year.