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Four feared dead, six injured in Ogun as Customs, smugglers clash

No fewer than four persons were feared dead, while six others sustained gunshot wounds on Saturday in Ogun State as operatives of the Nigeria Customs Service and smugglers engaged in a shootout at Ilara, in Imeko-Afon Local Government Area.

Ex-House of Reps Speaker Dimeji Bankole’s supporters dump PDP for APC

Hundreds of members of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ogun State have renounced their membership of the party and joined the ruling All Progressives Congress.

2019: Third Force can’t stop PDP – Rep Adebutu

Honourable Oladipupo Adebutu representing Remo Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, on Saturday, said that no “third force” can stop his party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from returning to power in 2019.

2019: Gboyega Isiaka denies abandoning guber ambition

Gboyega Isiaka, two-time governorship candidate in Ogun State, has denied dumping his governorship ambition for a senatorial seat.

Suspected herdsmen kill farmer in Ogun

Suspected herdsmen were alleged to have killed a farmer, Adetona Owolabi, on his farm on Thursday at Afon in Imeko-Afon Local Government area of Ogun State.

2019: I’ve not abandoned governorship ambition – Senator Isiaka

A two-time governorship candidate in Ogun State, Prince Gboyega Isiaka, says he will contest the governorship seat in the state in 2019.

Ogun needs to do more on human capital devt – Gboyega Isiaka

A front line politician in Ogun State and the Peoples Democratic Party gubernatorial candidate in the 2011 general election, Gboyega Nasir Isiaka, has advocated for huge investment in human capital development in the state, noting

FUNAAB sacks coaster driver found with cannabis

The authorities of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Ogun State, have dismissed from service a driver in the institution’s employ, Mr. Abiodun Abolade, who was caught with contraband substances suspected to be cannabis a few days ago.

Customs intercept varsity bus conveying cannabis

The Ogun State Area Command, Nigeria Customs Service, says it has intercepted a Toyota Coaster bus laden with neatly concealed wraps of Indian hemp, along Imeko Afon area of the Idiroko border.

Ogun tackles fed govt on VAT remittance, computation

The Ogun State government has asked the Federal Government to accord it the deserved recognition regarding the state of Value Added Tax being generated in the state compared to other states.

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Group urges southeast governors to fulfill electioneering promises

The Ndigbo Unity Forum (NUF), a pan-Igbo socio-political pressure group, has called on the South-East governor to fulfill their electioneering promises made to the people.

Yahaya Bello reelected as Kogi governor

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared incumbent Governor Yahaya Bello winner of the 2019 governorship election in Kogi state.
Supporters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa State on Monday stormed major streets of Yenagoa, the state capital, to celebrate the victory of their party in Saturday’s election.

Jubilation in Bayelsa as APC supporters storm major roads

Supporters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa State on Monday stormed major streets of Yenagoa, the state capital, to celebrate the victory of their party in Saturday’s election.
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Federal university begs abductors to release it kidnapped lecturer after three months

Barely three months after the abduction of a Lecturer with the Federal University Dutsin-Ma, FUDMA, in Katsina State, Abubakar Idris, the management of the university has appealed to the abductors to release its staff from his captivity.
Isoko people under the auspices of Isoko Ethnic Nationality Movement, IENM, weekend, described Deputy President of the Nigerian Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege as God’s special gift to Deltans.

Bayelsa election: Senator Omo-Agege congratulates Governor-elect David Lyon

The Deputy President of the Senate, Ovie Omo-Agege, has congratulated the Bayelsa Governor-Elect, David Lyon on his victory in the Nov. 16 governorship election.