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Ogun state governor Prince Dapo Abiodun has tweeted his real official portrait, as against the image that is being circulated by street traders in Abeokuta, the capital.

Why Ogun governor will establish MAUSTECH in Ipokia – youth leader

The Chairman of Ipokia Youth Development Council, Comrade Rasheed Idris, has expressed optimism that the controversial Moshood Abiola University of Science and Technology (MAUSTECH), would be established in Ipokia area of Ogun West, by Gov Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State.
Nigeria Police

Police nab farmer five months after killing two persons

The police have arrested a farmer, Oladosu Nureni, alleged to have shot and killed two persons in Iwoye Community in Yewa South Local Government Area of Ogun State, five months after he committed the dastard act.
Ogun state governor Prince Dapo Abiodun has tweeted his real official portrait, as against the image that is being circulated by street traders in Abeokuta, the capital.

Ogun: No plan to relocate MAUSTECH

Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, has denied speculations that he is planning to relocate Moshood Abiola Science University of Technology (MAUSTECH) to another location.
Ogun state governor Prince Dapo Abiodun has tweeted his real official portrait, as against the image that is being circulated by street traders in Abeokuta, the capital.

Governor Abiodun: We’ll treat all parts of Ogun equally

Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun has assured the people of Yewaland that his administration would not shortchange them in the scheme of things.

Court remands housewife charged with kidnaping husband for N5 million ransom

An Ebute-Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos yesterday remanded a housewife, Elizabeth Sowemi, and three men who she allegedly hired to kidnap her husband, Moruf Sowemi, for a N5million ransom.
Dapo Abiodun

Ogun governor-elect urges to avoid pitfalls of Governor Amosun, others if you must excel

The Vicar of All Saints Anglican Church, Ilaro, Ven. Stephen Olamilekan Abiodun, on Sunday advised the Governor-elect in Ogun State, Prince Dapo Abiodun, to avoid the pitfalls of the out-going Governor Ibikunle Amosun, in order to stand out from the rest and excel in office.
Prince Dapo Abiodun

Dapo Abiodun: Ogun West will benefit immensely from my government

The Ogun State governor-elect, Prince Dapo Abiodun, has reiterated his determination to develop the Ogun West Senatorial District by addressing the problem of infrastructural deficit as well as harnessing the potentials of the area in order to improve the socio-economic condition of the people of the area and the State at large.

ADC: National Assembly elections in Ogun elaborate charade

The Gboyega Nasir Isiaka Campaign Organisation (GNICO) on Wednesday declared last Saturday’s National Assembly elections in Ogun State were “elaborate charade”.

Gunmen kill officer escorting election results in Ogun

A Police Corporal identified as Sunday Idoko, is said to have been shot dead by gunmen who attacked him while guarding a vehicle conveying election result from Ipokia to Ilaro collation centre.
Yemi Osinbajo

VP Osinbajo: Opposition parties’ electoral promises are lies

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has called on Nigerians not to be deceived by the electoral promises of opposition political parties, describing them as lies.
Senator Buruji Kashamu

Senator Kashamu: Why ex-President Jonathan unleashed NDLEA on me in 2015

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun state, Senator Buruji Kashamu has accused a former President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, of unleashing operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on him in 2015 over his refusal to replace the then gubernatorial candidate of PDP, Gboyega Nasiru Isiaka.

Ogun politics: My encounter with violence

I once had a taste of political violence during the 2015 Presidential campaigns. In Bauchi, our convoy was stoned. In Katsina, restless youths wielding stones and long sticks threatened to attack us. It didn’t matter that it was a Presidential convoy. But nothing in those two places is comparable to what I experienced in Sagamu, Ogun State on Sunday, January 13.
Kayode Egbetokun

Kayode Egbetokun replaces Imohimi Edgal as Lagos police commissioner

The Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Imohimi Edgal, has been redeployed while Kayode Egbetokun, a Deputy Commissioner of Police, DCP, was appointed to replace him in acting capacity.
Ibikunle Amosun

Governor Amosun: Why I am being castigated

Senator Ibikunle Amosun, the governor of Ogun State, Thursday, said the only offence he committed for which he is being castigated by some leaders of All Progressives Congress (APC) is the development of Abeokuta, the state capital, over other regions in the state.
Adekunle Akinlade

Adekunle Akinlade: I’ll invest hugely in rural development, if elected Ogun governor

Ogun State gubernatorial candidate of Allied People’s Movement (APM), Abdulkabir Adekunle Akinlade, says his administration would invest hugely in rural communities in Ogun State to enhance rural economy, if elected the next governor.

Ogun Assembly passes N400 billion 2019 Appropriation Bill

The Ogun State House of Assembly on Thursday passed the 2019 appropriation bill of N400 billion, cutting off N2.632 billion from the initial N402.63 billion proposed by Gov. Ibikunle Amosun.

Tolu Odebiyi: Why I parted ways with Ibikunle Amosun

Immediate past Chief of Staff to Governor Ibikunle Amosun, Tolu Odebiyi, has disclosed why he resigned his appointment from the state government and parted ways with the governor.
Dapo Abiodun

Dapo Abiodun: I once prostrated to Ibikunle Amosun

Ogun State governorship candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC), Prince Dapo Abiodun, said he once prostrated to his estranged friend Governor Ibikunle Amosun to accept the governorship ambition of Senator Solomon Adeola, a son of Yewa from Ogun West.

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The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has arrested Nigerian entrepreneur, Obinwanne Okeke of conspiracy to commit fraud running into the sum of 12 million US dollars.

$11 million fraud: Obinwanne Okeke pleads not guilty, remanded in prison

Obinwanne Okeke, the 31-year-old Nigerian held by American authorities for alleged fraud, entered a plea of not guilty to two counts of wire and computer fraud at his first hearing on Monday.
Oby Ezekwesili

Oby Ezekwesili urges new economic council to tell President Buhari how he ‘mismanaged economy’

Oby Ezekwesili, a former presidential candidate, on Tuesday, urged the newly constituted Economic Advisory Council to make it a priority to tell President Muhammadu Buhari, how he has allegedly mismanaged the economy.
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Train derails in Hong Kong during rush hour

A passenger train derailed during the morning rush hour in Hong Kong on Tuesday leaving eight people injured, authorities said.
Gov. Gboyega Oyetola of Osun in Monday inaugurated eight newly renovated primary health care centres in the state.

Osun governor inaugurates eight primary health care centres

Gov. Gboyega Oyetola of Osun in Monday inaugurated eight newly renovated primary health care centres in the state.

IPOB: Security agents besiege Nnamdi Kanu’s Umuahia home

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has insisted that security agents have been keeping watch at the country home of their leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, despite consistent denial by the authorities.