Latest News, Events and Happenings in Ogun News.en-usLASG to roll out massive water, rail transport system by 2020 — Sanwo-Olu Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State on Monday said his administration would soon roll out massive water transport services in order to reduce over-dependence on-road transportation.Sanwo-OluSanwo-Olu said this in his speech at the Public and Pri <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 21 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Our roads have become impassable, Oke-Ogun residents cry out of Oke-Ogun area, comprising 10 council areas of Oyo North senatorial district have raised the alarm over the deplorable conditions of the roads in the zone, saying the situation is becoming increasingly unbearable.File: Bad roadConsequen <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 21 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Budget: Joint Senate, Reps C”mtte uncovers billions of Naira appropriated for non-existing projects Levinus Nwabughiogu&#8230;non-existing projects gulp billions of naira in the transportation sectorNational Assembly Committee Monday uncovered the appropriation of over N4 billion for non-existing projects in transportation and maritime sector <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 21 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Education, only weapon against poverty, ignorance, says Tinubu;99 bag first class as ABUAD honours Tinubu, Sultan , othersAdo Ekiti-National Leader of the All Progressive Congress and Former Governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Monday, declared that sound and qualitative education re <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 21 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Budget: Non-existing projects gulp billions of naira in transportation sector — Senate Committee Levinus NwabughioguNational Assembly Committee yesterday uncovered the appropriation of over N4 billion for non-existing projects in transportation and maritime sector of the economy.Nigerian SenateThis covered the period of 3 fiscal years, pre <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 21 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0100 PHOTOS: Conferment of Odole-Oodua on Sir (Dr) Adebutu by Ooni was all glamour and glitz at the palace of the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, on Saturday as he conferred Odole-Oodua of the Source title on Sir Kessington Adebutu.Aare Gani Adams on arrival.ALSO READ: Without &lsquo;Ifa&rsquo;s exist <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 21 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0100 ‘Edo people, not one individual’ll decide who governs in 2020’ Obaseki&rsquo;s devt stridesFormer Edo State Commissioner for Information and Orientation, and current Senior Technical Assistant on Print Media to President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Louis Odion, has said Edo people will decide who becomes gove <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 21 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Lagos, the rains and road infrastructure Adesegun OgundejiOF late in Lagos, the rains have been torrential with attendant effects on the state of the roads, resulting in traffic gridlocks. The roads under construction are worse hit, as they are heavily flooded. Understandably, the ever <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 21 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Lagos allays fear on flood, parleys with Ogun state Olasunkanmi Akoni, LagosLagos State Government has alerted residents on the rise of sea water level resulting in the inability of the lagoon to discharge into the ocean, causing backflow into the drainage channels.Commissioner for the Environmen <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 21 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Flood sacks Lagos, Ogun border residents after heavy downpour Olasunkanmi Akoni, LagosFollowing torrential rainfall across Lagos State, yesterday, several communities were completely taken over by heavy flood, leaving many residents trapped in their homes.Flood along Ikotun Egbeda road resulting from the <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 21 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0100 NANS urges Abiodun to demolish Amosun Model Schools Ogunnaike &#8211; AbeokutaThe National Association of Nigerian Students has called on the Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun to carry out thorough assessment on all Model Schools built by his predecessors, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 20 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Woman arrested for using knife on 4-yr-old niece, laments ‘it’s devil’s handiwork’;says it&#8217;s devil&#8217;s handiworkBy Evelyn UsmanA 35-year- old woman, Monsurat Olusanya, has been arrested for allegedly inflicting injuries on a four-year-old girl with a hot knife, in Tiluwalase community, Owode Ijako area of Ogun St <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 20 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0100 BORDER CLOSURE: Experts weigh costs and benefits Victor &lsquo;Tunde OsoOn October 14, 2019, the Comptroller-General of the Nigerian Customs Service, rtd Col Hameed Ali, told newsmen in Abuja that Nigeria had closed its land borders to all movement of goods, giving no timeline for re-opening th <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 20 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0100 WASHED AWAY! 10 states battle 3,500 erosion sites;Anambra, Abia, Imo worst hit&#8230;Octogenarians, others lose homes to gullyBY ANAYO OKOLI, VINCENT UJUMADU, Dayo Johnson, Chioma Onuegbu Emma Una, CHDI NKWOPARA, UGOCHUKWU ALARIBE, NWABUEZE OKONKWO, James ogunaike, DENISS AGBO, CHINOSO ALOZ <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 20 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Abiodun revisits Amosun’s appointments, promotions of traditional rulers in Ogun Dapo Abiodun of Ogun said on Saturday that his administration had revisited the &ldquo;controversial&rdquo; promotions and appointments of traditional rulers by former Gov. Ibikunle Amosun at the twilight of his administration. Abiodun stated t <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 20 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0100