INEC Announces Election Results In Ogun State

INEC has released results of the Presidential election in 10 local governments in Ogun State. The announcement reveals that the APC won 7 local governments while the PDP won the remaining 3.

Kidnapped Ogun School Girl Moved To Libya, Family Member Involved


New shocking details have emerged on the 15-year-old schoolgirl, Precious Nwaigwe, who was abducted in the Ajah area of Lagos State by kidnappers based in Niger Republic. According to Punch, the school girl who was returning to school on May 24th last year, from Ajah, was kidnapped by certain men

INEC Commissioner Displeased with PVC Collection In Ogun

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) National Commissioner in charge of Oyo, Ekiti and Ogun States, Prof Lai Olurode, has expressed concern over the failure of residents in Ogun State to collect about 589,377 Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) across the 20 Local Government Areas of the state. Mr Olurode shared

Civil Servants Begin Strike In Ogun, Osun, Ebonyi States


Civil servants who are being owed up to five month salaries have begun a three-day warning strike in Ogun, Osun and Ebonyi states which is slowing down government activities in the states. According to the Daily Independent, the leadership of the Joint Negotiation Council (JNC) ordered civil servants In Ogun

Osun Traditional Rulers Endorse President Jonathan

Traditional Rulers in Osun State have declared their support for the re-election bid of President Goodluck Jonathan. The endorsement was given as the President visited the palaces of the Ooni of Ife‎ ,Oba Okunade Sijuade Olubuse 11 in Ile -Ife, and the Owa Obokun Of Ijesa land, Oba Gabriel Aromolaran

Woman Gags, Binds, Abandons 2-yr-old Step-Daughter in Ogun


A housewife, Christanah Faturoti, 28, has been arrested by Ogun State Police Command over alleged attempt to murder her two-year-old -step-daughter on February 17. Vanguard gathered that the suspect had reportedly gagged the girl, tied her hands behind her, left her in a room and went to her place of

How I Lost N10million To ‘Witches’ In Ogun


A man whose stock-in-trade is using his three wives to pose as witches to defraud unsuspecting victims with false promises of a better future, has been declared wanted by the Lagos state police. According to The Sun report, the man named Awosina Folorunsho and his wives Debo­rah, Hadiza and Folake

Labour Party Senatorial Candidate, Dies In Ogun


As the anticipation to the 2015 Elections gets more tensed, news in reveals that the Labour Party (LP) in Ogun state has suffered a major setback. The reports emanating from Ogun state has it that, The Labour Party (LP) recorded a huge lost as one of its aspiring candidates in

We’ll Kill 20 for Each Police Life Lost During Elections – AIG Mbu


Assistant Inspector General of Police (Zone 2) Joseph Mbu, on Thursday declared that any politicians or their aides who attempt to engage in any violence or harm any policemen during elections in is zone, would be severely dealt with. He made the declaration during a meeting with authorities of the

Bird Flu Outbreak in Nigeria: 11 States Affected


Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Akinwumi Adesina, on Wednesday confirmed the outbreak of bird flu in 11 states of the federation. Adesina announced that the Federal Government had approved N145 million to compensate farmers affected by the outbreak of the disease. He made the disclosure at an emergency meeting

Robbers Steal ₦6 Million Offering from Abeokuta Church at Sunday Service


Ogun State Police have apprehended a suspect “So­moye“, who led his gang to steal from an Abeokuta church (name withheld) in Ibara GRA during an anniversary service on Sunday January 18, 2015, Sun reports. The gang forced the congregation to give up their cash and valuables. Following a distress call,