• Gunmen Kidnap Students In Ogun

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    A secondary school in Ogun State, Nigerian Turkish International Colleges, NTIC, located in Isheri area of the State has been attacked by gunmen who kidnapped eight students and staff of the school. The gunmen attacked the school on Friday and abducted three regular students, two others who were preparing for Joint Admission and Matriculation Board…

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  • HoS ,16 Permanent Secretaries Bow Out Of Service

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    The outgoing Ogun State Head of Service , Elder Olusola Adeyemi and 16 Permanent Secretaries, have been described as major team players who have contributed their quotas in no small measure to the actualisation of the five cardinal programmes of the Senator Ibikunle Amosun led administration in the State . This was the submission of…

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    Obasanjo, Awujale At War Over Adenuga

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    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and a prominent traditional ruler in Ogun State, the Awujale of Ijebuland, Oba Sikiru Adetona have declared war on each other over the travails of Globacom chairman, Mike Adenuga with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), in 2006. The cold war was ignited by excerpts from Awujale autobiography where the…

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    Ogun Pays N12.5bn For Workers Deductions, Gratuities, Severance Allowances

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    Ogun state government has said it has committed a sum of N12.5 billion for the payment of backlog of workers’ deductions, gratuities of 2,429 retirees and severance allowances for political appointees who served between 2007 and 2015. Also released was December salaries, with 10% bonus approved for both state and local government employees. The Secretary…

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  • Ogun West Politicians Begin Lobby For Governor

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    Politicians in Ogun West Senatorial District have put in place a lobby group to ensure an indigene of Yewa-Awori extraction emerges as governor in Ogun State in 2019. The stakeholders, under the aegis of Ogun West Movement (OGWM), said they were ready to produce the successor of incumbent Governor Ibikunle Amosun. The maiden meeting of…

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  • Cleric Urges Boko Haram, Militants To Embrace Peace

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    A cleric has urged members of the insurgency group, Boko Haram,  and militants in the South South to give peace a chance for the present administration under President Muhammadu Buhari to carry out his development agenda to all parts of the country. Provost of The African Church Cathedral of saint James, Idi Ape, Ago-Oko, Abeokuta,…

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    Amosun, Ajimobi, Aregbesola Preach Southwest Unity

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    Three governors in the South West part of the country yesterday called on their people to strive towards achieving unity of the Yoruba race for them to occupy their rightful place in Nigeria. Senator Ibikunle Amosun, of Ogun and his Oyo and Osun states counterparts, Senator Abiola Ajimobi and Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, agreed that unity…

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  • PDP Crisis To End Soon – Sheriff

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    The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Alimodu  Sherif has said efforts are on going to end the current crisis rocking the Party. He disclosed this at Ijebu-Igbo on Tuesday shortly before he met  with the leaders of the PDP in Ogun state. Sheriff who spoke with journalists said s moves have begun with some aggrieved…

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  • Ogun Community Petitions Naval Authority Over Harassment By Personnel

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    Residents of Anisere Ipamesan community in Sango-Ijoko Local Council Development Area of Ogun State have petitioned authorities of the Nigerian Navy alleging daily harassing of inhabitants of the area. They accused the men of being instrument in the hands land grabbers and speculators to perpetrate their nefarious activities. This was contained in a petition addressed…

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