South West

Rashidi Ladoja

Oyo 2019: Re-alignment against APC will fail – Spokesperson

Two former governors are believed to be among those realigning against the APC.

Osun State Governor, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola

Osun 2018: APC outlines conditions for Aregbesola’s successor

Party also explained why it lost a recent senatorial election.

Gridlock in Lagos caused by articulated vehicles

Apapa Gridlock: Lagos govt bars truck owners from state temporarily

Enforcement will subsist pending when the spillover of traffic is cleared.

FILE PHOTO: FRSC officials at a scene of an accident

Governor loses two aides in five days

The two were security aides attached to the governor.

EARLY MORNING TRAFFIC GRIDLOCK AT OJOTA ON IKORODU ROAD IN LAGOS ON THURSDAY 

(9/6/16).
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Repair works: Lagos restricts movement on Ikorodu Road

The restriction is on Saturday and Sunday

Bola Ilori [Photo: Google Plus]

Osun, Ondo APC members engage in violence, commissioner attacked

The commissioner was beaten by the thugs, who also tore his clothes to shreds.

A shrine used to illustrate the story

Police announce destruction of five Badoo shrines

Badoo, a deadly cult group, has been terrorising residents of Ikorodu axis of Lagos State.

Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi [Photo: Today.ng]

Ibadan Chieftaincy crisis: Olubadan sues Oyo governor, others

The monarch argued that Mr. Ajimobi lacks the power and authority to confer anybody the right to wear a beaded crown.

University of Ibadan (UI) [Photo: sirkenayo.com]

University of Ibadan resumes academic activities Thursday

The university will conclude first semester examinations and begin second semester of 2016/2017 session.

Jibowu park Lagos [Photo Credit: Bestnaira.com]

Lagos third most “stressful” city in the world –Study

No African city made the list of stress-free cities, according to the study by a UK-based firm.

Resident doctors protesting

Alleged N280 million fraud: FMC Owo doctors vow intermittent protests

Workers claim the MD diverted the funds.

Court

Man pleads guilty to stealing N8 million truck 

The accused faces a seven-year jail term, according to the Criminal Law.

Rape Victim

Man, 55, remanded in prison for sleeping with own seven-year old daughter

The man and a herbalist were accused of attempting to use the girl for money rituals.

OSUN FAKE CURRENCY

How we print, spend millions of fake local, foreign currencies, suspects say

The suspects were nabbed by the Osun Police.

Lagos Airport [Photo Credit: About Lagos]

NCAA certifies Lagos Airport

The Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja becomes the first of Nigeria’s 22 airports to bag certification.

Rauf Aregbesola, Osun State Governor

Osun govt begs as doctors begin seven-day warning strike

Government says it will do everything to reach a compromise with the doctors.

College of Education, Ikere Ekiti [Photo Credit: portalcoeikere.edu.ng]

Students attack commercial drivers over rape of colleague

The student was out to treat malaria when a driver allegedly abducted and raped her.

Dangote Truck

Nigeria Customs impounds Dangote truck with N47 million contraband poultry

The driver escaped but his motorboy was arrested.

The Minister of Communication, Adebayo Shittu, [Photo credit: THISDAYLIVE]

I will be Oyo governor come 2019, Minister says

Adebayo Shittu says he will succeed Governor Abiola Ajimobi.

Ibikunle Amosun

New Ogun polytechnic to commence operation November

The institution will start with 42 accredited courses.

Kidnappers [Photo Credit: Information Nigeria]

Medical doctor kidnapped as groom abducted a week ago is freed

The police vowed to free the victim.

Suspect

Why we shot police DPO – Gang member

Police boss was shot because of “his effrontery in trying to disarm robbers”

DNA Forensic Laboratory used to illustrate the story. [Photo credit: How Nigeria]

Lagos completes ‘Nigeria’s first DNA laboratory’ – Official

The laboratory is one of the mechanisms put in place by the government to promote investment and economic activities in the state.

Ayodele Fayose, Ekiti State Governor
Photo:Pulse.ng

Military, IPOB Face-off: Fayose urges caution, calls for dialogue

The governor also asked the federal government to accede to calls for the restructuring of the country

Senator Remi Tinubu. [Photo credit: May May Nwa]

Tinubu calls for restraint over regional agitations

Mrs. Tinubu asked other states to learn from Lagos