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November, 2019

  • 11 November

    Appeal Court Affirms Ogun Gov’s Election Victory

    The Court of Appeal, Ibadan Division, has affirmed the victory of Dapo Abiodun, Governor of Ogun State and the All Progressives Congress (APC), in the March 9 state governorship election. In a unanimous decision, the appellate court on Monday dismissed the appeal filed by Adekunle Akinlade, the candidate of the …

  • 7 November

    Falana To Fight For Ogun Varsity Student Rusticated Over Facebook Post

    Femi Falana, a human rights activist, has said he would take up the case of Ifemosu Adewale, a student of Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Ogun State, who was expelled over a post on Facebook. Falana revealed this while speaking at a colloquium in Lagos on Thursday. Read Also: See List Of …

October, 2019

  • 31 October

    Lawyers In Ogun Protest Bad Roads

    Lawyers under the aegis of Nigerian Bar Association, Ota Branch, Ogun State, on Thursday stormed the metropolis to protest over the failed roads in the state. Isaac Ogbah, chairman of the branch, who led the protest, said all roads in the state were impassable, causing hardship for them and residents of …

  • 16 October

    I’ve Built Church, Mosque From Proceeds Of Kidnapping – Suspect

    A suspected kidnapper, Taofeek Lawal, has disclosed that he built a church and mosque from the money he made from kidnapping. Lawal was arrested by members of the Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC), in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, on Wednesday.   The kidnap suspect, who said he hails from Osogbo, Osun …

  • 10 October

    Ogun Students Demand N5m Compensation From Customs For Slain Colleague

    The National Association of Ogun State Students (NAOSS), has appealed to the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) to pay N5 million as compensation to the family of late Opeyemi Odunsi, a student, who was accidentally killed by an official last week. The official was said to have been driving an alleged …

September, 2019

  • 26 September

    Man With Fresh Human Skull Arrested In Ogun 

    Ogun State Police Command has paraded a man, identified as Olatunji Koleoso, who was allegedly caught with fresh human parts in his vehicle. Koleoso was paraded on Wednesday at the Police Headquarters, Eleweran, Abeokuta, Ogun State capital by the Deputy Commissioner of Police (Operations), Edward Ajogun. According to the police, …

  • 11 September

    ‘Oro’ Worshippers Remanded For Attacking Non-believers

    Thirteen Oro worshippers have been remanded at a Magistrates’ Court in Ilaro, Ogun State, after they they allegedly attacked Muslims and Christians in the Idi-Iroko area of Ipokia Local Government Area. The suspects, Peter Akano, Alade Okedele, Hakeem Akanbi and Ayuba Ogunbiyi and others, had on Saturday allegedly attacked their …

August, 2019

  • 15 August

    One Dead, Five Injured As Truck Crashes Into Building

    One Dead, Five Injured As Truck Crashes Into Building

    A truck has killed a nine-year-old boy, and injured five, after losing control  and rammed into a building at Ijaye in Abeokuta in Ogun State on Thursday. Babatunde Akinbiyi, the spokesperson, Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE), confirmed the incident. Akinbiyi, who noted that the incident occurred around 3:46a.m on …

May, 2019

  • 29 May

    I Delivered More Projects In Ogun Than Osoba, Daniel, Says Amosun

    Ibikunle Amosun, the outgoing Governor of Ogun State, has claimed that he delivered more projects in the history of the state’s democracy than two former governors, Olusegun Osoba and Gbenga Daniel, combined. Amosun said this after commissioning a housing scheme in Isheri, Ifo Local Government Area of the state on …

  • 25 May

    Buhari Visits Ogun To Commission Projects

    Photos: Buhari Visits Ogun To Commission Projects

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday, arrived Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, to commission projects executed by the outgoing governor, Ibikunle Amosun. Buhari would also use the opportunity to reconcile with Amosun, his long time ally, who was suspended from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) after the 2019 governorship election …

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