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Crime
A messy paternity row has broken out between a man and a herbalist who confessed to having impregnated the man’s wife said to be his customer in Owode-Obafemi Local Government Area of Ogun State. The distraught husband, Sikiru Olaleye does not now only have to grapple with the fact that his wife and the herbalist […]Continue Reading
Crime
Men of the Ogun State Police Command have arrested a 36-year-old man, Kingsley Essien, for allegedly trafficking his wife to Mali for prostitution and selling her two-year-old son for N600,000. The state Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, in a statement on Thursday, said the suspect was arrested following a report lodged at the […]Continue Reading
Crime
Operatives of Ogun state police command have arrested a notorious wanted cult member and armed robbery suspect, Christian Peter in Mowe area of the state. The suspect who had been on wanted list of the command was arrested during the routine patrol of Mowe/Ofada road by the divisional anti robbery team around the premises of […]Continue Reading
Politics
Ogun State Governor’s Elders Advisory Council has endorsed second term bid of Governor Dapo Abiodun. At a meeting held at Obas Complex, Abeokuta, the members of the Governor’s Advisory Council led  by Chief Oluleye Okuboyejo, unanimously endorsed Governor Abiodun for second term based on his sterling performance.  While commending Governor Abiodun for providing Continue Reading
News
Mr Rotimi Idowu of Radio Nigeria, Paramount FM Abeokuta, has emerged the new Chairman of Radio and Television Theatre Art Workers Union, RATTAWU, Ogun State Chapter. Mr Idowu won the keenly contested election by twenty-six votes to defeat his rival Mr Adewole Bamgbose of Ogun State Television, OGTV who polled twenty-four votes. The Returning officer […]Continue Reading
Crime
A middle-aged man, Sakiru Famuyiwa, has been arrested by men of Ogun state police command for allegedly stealing two children during a church service in Ijeja area of Abeokuta. The suspect was arrested after the policemen attached to Ibara divisional headquarters received a distress call from a celestial church of Christ that two children had been […]Continue Reading
Economy
Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun says Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture sectors are the foundation and engine room of any thriving economy. Governor Abiodun who stated this during the closing ceremony of the 11th Gateway International Trade fair held at the MKO Abiola Trade Fair complex, Abeokuta, said these sectors were necessary to boost food […]Continue Reading
Crime
Operatives of Ogun State Police Command have uncovered a large expanse of land used for planting Indian hemp and arrested seven suspects in Lokuta village in Remo North local government area of the state. -The suspects, Nelson Enu, Patrick Emmanuel, Samuel Paul, Ekioya Joe, Monday Okoro, Endurance Eliobe and Stanley Ogejiagba were all arrested following […]Continue Reading
Education
As parts of efforts to check the rising wave of social vices and re-awaken the moral consciousness of students in tertiary Institutions, the National Orientation Agency, NOA has embarked on the process of interfacing with Youths across the country. Director General of the Agency, Dr Garba Abari stated this in a message at a sensitization […]Continue Reading
Politics
The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Ogun State has expressed worry over low participation of voters. The new Resident Electoral Commissioner in the state, Mr. Niyi Ijalaye made this known at the INEC’s headquarters in Abeokuta while speaking with chairmen and secretaries of political parties. Mr. Ijalaye noted that the level of voters Continue Reading
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