President Buhari Speaks On MKO Abiola’s Legacy

President Muhammadu Buhari has described the late MKO Abiola as a bridge-builder who could have prevented the religious and tribal issues besetting the country now from happening if he had been allowed to rule Nigeria. Speaking Tuesday, in Abuja, when he received Elders and Leaders of Thought from Ogun State at the State House, President […]

Oba Haroun Olaoye Abass: Exit Of A Visionary Monarch Says Gbenga

Late Bejeroku of Oke Agbo in Ijebu North Local Government Area, His Royal Highness, Oba Haroun Olaoye Abass has been described as a visionary traditional ruler whose reign was marked by tremendous development within his domain and its environs. In a statement released to Africa News24 (AN24) on the transition of the nonagenarian monarch, former […]

Sanwo-Olu’s Condolence Message To Lt. Oba Adetunji Hamzat

Lagos State Governor-Elect, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has sent his condolences to his Deputy, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat and the entire family on the death of their father, Oba Mufutau Olatunji Hamzat who until his passing was the traditional ruler of Afowora Sogade in Ogun State. Sanwo-Olu in a statement by his media aide, Mr. Gboyega Akosile […]

Ogun To Obtain N350m Loan, Three Weeks To End Of Amosun’s Tenure

The Ogun State government has concluded plans to obtain N350m loan from the World Bank. Ibikunle Amosun, governor of the state, disclosed this when he received a delegation of the bank in Abeokuta, the state capital. The loan, according to Amosun, would help create a system-driven environment for business, needed for better welfare of citizens […]

Motor Accident Kills Three On Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Three persons have been confirmed dead in an accident involving a tipper loaded with granite and a Dangote truck around Mile 12 Market, Ogere, Ogun State, on the Lagos/Ibadan Expressway. Babatunde Akinbiyi, the Spokesperson for Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps in Ogun, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday. Akinbiyi said […]

APC Accuses Amosun Of Illegal Sale Of Govt Properties

The All Progressives Congress in Ogun State has accused Ibikunle Amosun, outgoing governor of Ogun State of last-minute award of contracts. The party also accused him of illegal sale and auctioning of government properties, adding that it was aimed at frustrating the administration of incoming governor, Dapo Abiodun. The APC raised the alarm in a […]

Gbenga Daniel Quits Partisan Politics

A former governor of Ogun state, Gbenga Daniel, has quit artisan politics, resigning his membership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Daniel announced this in a letter to the national chairman of the PDP, Uche Secondus. In the letter, Daniel, who was the campaign coordinators of Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the PDP, said: “I […]

10 Political Parties In Ogun State Reject Akinlade, Amosun’s Candidate

No fewer than ten political parties in Ogun state, southwest Nigeria, have rejected the reported endorsement of Adekunle Akinlade, the governorship candidate of the Allied Peoples Movement (APM) by the Intra-Party Advisory Council, IPAC, in the state.

2019: Lagos Senator, Solomon Adeola Picks Senate Nomination Form After Failed Guber Bid In Ogun

Senator Solomon Olamilekan ADEOLA popularly known as Yayi has collected his Lagos West Senatorial Expression of Interest and Nomination Forms of APC at APC National Secretariat in Abuja ahead of the party primary. Senator Adeola who hails from Ogun state had earlier declared his intention to run for governorship in his state but Governor Ibikunle […]

FSARS Releases Bullets On A Teacher In Ogun State

A civil servant in Ogun State, Ola Hammed, has cried out for justice after his left foot was shattered by a bullet allegedly fired by an operative of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad attached to the state police command. Residents in the Ibara, Abeokuta area of the state, after a man was brutalized. Hammed said […]

Herdsmen attack female teachers in Ogun

Herdsmen attacked and injured two female primary school teachers at the serene Onigbedu community in Ewekoro Local Government Area of Ogun State. According to report, the teachers were going to their schools on Thursday at Atola village in the same Local Government on commercial motorcycle when two herdsmen bearing sticks accosted them, and it was […]