BREAKING! Osun Election: Appeal Court Upholds Oyetola’s Victory*

* The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has set aside the judgement of the Osun State Governorship Election Tribunal which nullified the victory of Governor Gboyega Oyetola. Delivering the lead judgement on Thursday, Justice Hannatu Sankey set aside the entire proceedings of the Tribunal because of its “faulty composition”. She added that ordinarily the […]

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Police Shot, Four Herdsmen Arrested In Ogun

The Ogun State Police command on Wednesday arrested four herdsmen that invaded into four communities in Imeko/Afon, area of Ogun State. The suspects, Abubakar Umar, Mono Mohammed, Lawal Aliyu and Abubakar Muhammed, Lawal Aliyu and Abubakar Muhammed were arrested in the ongoing operation Puff Adder launched by the Inspector General of police, Adams Mohammed. The […]

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Ogun State Govt Sets to Commission Five Classrooms, Library and Ten Toilets at the First Baptist Primary School, Abeokuta

The Ogun State Government has approved the Commissioning of a Block of Five Classrooms, Library and ten Toilets by the Coca-Cola Company in collaboration with the Youth empowerment Foundation at the First Baptist Primary School, Ijaiye, Abeokuta, on Friday, 10 May, 2019 . The commissioning which will commence at the School premises at exactly 11:00am […]

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We Shall Place Complaint Boxes in Public Places and Communities Throughout Ogun- CP Makama

The new Ogun State Commissioner of Police (CP), Bashir Makama, paid a courtesy visit to the Alake and Paramount ruler of Egbaland, Oba Adedotun Aremu Gbadebo, today Wednesday 8 May, 2019 to seek the blessing of the great Egba Monarch. Makama, who was appointed on Monday April 1 , 2019 as the new Ogun State […]

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Kogi: NGIJ embarks on assessment tour of Yahaya Bello’s first tenure

Members of the Nigeria Guild of Investigative Journalists (NGIJ) from across the country are presently in Lokoja the Kogi state capital to understudy the current political situation in the state vis-à-vis the achievements and projects of Alhaji Yahaya Bello’s led APC government in the state. The incumbent Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello is gunning for a […]

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Obasanjo Sues Punch, Columnist for N1bn Over “Defamatory Words”

Nigeria’s former president Olusegun Obasanjo has filed a lawsuit against Punch Newspaper and its columnist Sonala Olumhense for alleged defamation on a January 27, 2019 post. Obasanjo, through his lawyer Kanu Agabi is seeking N1billion as damages from the newspaper and columnist. He described the article as “false, malicious, unjustified, injurious, scornful, distasteful, unsavoury,” saying […]

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‘You Don’t Own Rivers State’ – Wike Fires Back at Amaechi

Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has said that the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, is not in the position to decide who runs for governor of the state. Wike stated this while speaking to journalists on Tuesday at the Government House, in response to an earlier comment made by Amaechi. Amaechi had said that […]

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Sad! OOU Student Dies in a Stampede During Liverpool vs Barcelona Match

A first class 200 Level Architecture student of the Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ibogun campus, Ogun State, has died in a stampede that occurred, yesterday, during the Champions League match between Liverpool and Barcelona. The stampede occurred at a viewing center after a student felt something crawling on his leg and, thinking it was a snake, […]

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