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Gboyega Nasiru Isiaka

Flood: Aspirant calls on Ogun government to set up relief fund

Two-time governorship candidate and a gubernatorial aspirant of African Democratic Congress (ADC) in Ogun State, Gboyega Nasiru Isiaka, has called on the state government to set up a relief fund to mitigate the losses suffered by victims of the flood that ravaged Abeokuta metropolis last Friday

Impunity, injustice fueling middle belt killings – French envoy

The outgoing French Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Denys Gauer, has identified impunity and injustice as the factors driving the killings and bloodshed in Plateau, Benue, Kaduna States and other parts of the country.

One killed, six injured in Ogun accident

The driver of a commercial Toyota Picnic reportedly died on Sunday while six passengers were injured when one of the speeding vehicle’s tyres burst and it somersaulted.

Construction: Governor Ambode appeals for Lagos residents’ patience, support

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Sunday appealed to the residents to bear with the government over the inconveniences they might be experiencing from the ongoing multiple infrastructural projects across the state.
A family of three and eight others were killed in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, on Friday night following a heavy rain which resulted in massive flood, which wreaked havoc across the city.

Eleven killed as flood wreaks havoc in Ogun

A family of three and eight others were killed in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, on Friday night following a heavy rain which resulted in massive flood, which wreaked havoc across the city.

Uche Secondus: PDP’s worst presidential aspirant better than President Buhari

The national chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, has slammed President Muhammadu Buhari for failing to deliver quality leadership and foster national unity.
A flooded area of Abeokuta

Flood kills five persons, destroys property in Abeokuta

No fewer than five persons were feared dead and property worth millions of naira destroyed on Friday night, as flood wreaked havoc in some parts of Abeokuta, Ogun state capital.
PDP's Uche Secondus speaking to journalists after the meeting with former President Obasanjo in Abeokuta

2019: Ex-President Obasanjo really needed to rescue Nigeria – PDP

Leaders of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP said the closed door meeting they held with former President Olusegun Obasanjo in Abeokuta, Ogun State on Saturday was a success.
Former Nigeria's President Olusegun Obasanjo

2019: PDP apologises to ex-President Obasanjo over bad conduct, mistreatment

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday apologised to former President Olusegun Obasanjo for ‘‘bad conduct and mistreatment,’’ Kehinde Akinyemi, Obasanjo’s Media Aide, has said.
The Corps Commander-Chief Executive Officer, Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement, Seni Ogunyemi

One-way driver kills TRACE official in Ogun

A commercial bus driver, who drove against the traffic reportedly knocked down and killed an official of the Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps, Malik Badru on Friday.
Uche Secondus

Uche Secondus: PDP will probe President Buhari over Abacha loot

The National Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party, Uche Secondus, has said if his party wins at the centre in 2019, the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration will be probed on the way it spent the $322m looted funds recovered from the late dictator, General Sani Abacha.
A flooded area of Abeokuta

Flood wreaks havoc in Abeokuta, mother and child missing

Scores of people, including a mother and child were missing Friday and properties worth billions of naira were destroyed after a massive flood ravaged parts of Abeokuta, the Ogun state capital, and its environs.
4 President Muhammadu Buhari receives Pastor Tunde Bakare and Executive Secretary, Christian Pilgrims Commission, Tor Uja and Chairman of National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, Abdullahi Mukhtar Muhammed during an audience at the State House in Abuja.

Pastor Bakare: I met President Buhari for sending high profile delegation to my mum’s...

The Overseer of the Latter Rain Assembly, Pastor Tunde Bakare, yesterday in Abuja said he met with President Muhammadu Buhari in the Presidential Villa to thank him for dispatching a high profile delegation to the funeral of his mother penultimate weekend.

PDP: Why we’re meeting ex-President Obasanjo

Members of the National Working Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) led by the National Chairman of the party, Uche Secondus, will meet with the former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo in Abeokuta today.

2019: Uche Secondus leads PDP team to meet ex-President Obasanjo

Also, it was gathered that some members of the Board of Trustees of the party like its Chairman, Senator Walid Jibrin, and a former Deputy National Chairman of the party, Chief Olabode George, would be part of the meeting.

Pastor Bakare, Kemi Adeosun didn’t meet with President Buhari – Presidency

The Presidency has said stories with insinuations are making the rounds that Pastor Tunde Bakare of Latter Rain Assembly and Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, met together with President Muhammadu Buhari at State House, Abuja, Friday, is far from the truth.
The Corps Commander-Chief Executive Officer, Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement, Seni Ogunyemi

Driver kills Ogun TRACE official

The Ogun Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE) on Friday announced the death of one of its operatives, Badru Malik, who was knocked down on the Owode-Ijako Road in Ota.

Governor Amosun: Federal government owes Ogun N195 billion on construction of trunk ‘A’ roads

Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, has disclosed that the federal government was indebted to the state government to the tune of a whopping sum of N195 billion spent to rehabilitate some of the trunk ‘A’ roads spread across the state.

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