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PHOTOS: Conferment of Odole-Oodua on Sir (Dr) Adebutu by Ooni

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It 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...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

‘Edo people, not one individual’ll decide who governs in 2020’

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Commends Obaseki’s devt strides Former Edo State Commissioner for Information and Orientation, and current Senior Technical Assistant on Print Media to President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Louis...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

Lagos, the rains and road infrastructure

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By Adesegun Ogundeji OF 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,...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

Lagos allays fear on flood, parleys with Ogun state

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By Olasunkanmi Akoni, Lagos Lagos 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...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

Flood sacks Lagos, Ogun border residents after heavy downpour

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By Olasunkanmi Akoni, Lagos Following torrential rainfall across Lagos State, yesterday, several communities were completely taken over by heavy flood, leaving many residents trapped in their...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

NANS urges Abiodun to demolish Amosun Model Schools

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James Ogunnaike – Abeokuta The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has called on the Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun to carry out thorough assessment on all Model...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

Woman arrested for using knife on 4-yr-old niece, laments ‘it’s devil’s handiwork’

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…says it’s devil’s handiwork By Evelyn Usman A 35-year- old woman, Monsurat Olusanya, has been arrested for allegedly inflicting injuries on a four-year-old girl with a hot...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

BORDER CLOSURE: Experts weigh costs and benefits

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By Victor ‘Tunde Oso On 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...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

WASHED AWAY! 10 states battle 3,500 erosion sites

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…Anambra, Abia, Imo worst hit …Octogenarians, others lose homes to gully BY ANAYO OKOLI, VINCENT UJUMADU, Dayo Johnson, Chioma Onuegbu Emma Una, CHDI NKWOPARA, UGOCHUKWU ALARIBE,...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

Abiodun revisits Amosun’s appointments, promotions of traditional rulers in Ogun

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Gov. Dapo Abiodun of Ogun said on Saturday that his administration had revisited the “controversial” promotions and appointments of traditional rulers by former Gov. Ibikunle Amosun at...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

Freedom from the forces of darkness

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By Funmi Komolafe Ephesians 6 vs. 12 KJV “ For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this world, against...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

Adebutu ascends Odole Oodua throne amidst royalty, funfare

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By Shina Abubakar, Osogbo The Ile-Oodua, ancestral palace of the Ooni of Ile-Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi was full to capacity, with not just mere dignitaries, but the cream- de-cream of the Yoruba...

Sat Oct 19th, 2019     Read More →

Ogun Gov gives automatic employment to Crescent University best graduating student

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Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun, on Saturday, gave automatic employment to the best graduating student of the Crescent University, Abeokuta, Abdulsalam Ibironke, in the state civil service. Ogun...

Sat Oct 19th, 2019     Read More →

FRSC arrests 45 truck drivers, prosecutes 28

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By Evelyn Usman The Federal Road Safety Corps Command, FRSC, Apapa, Euro 65, Otto Wharf has said that between July and October this year, it arrested 45 truck drivers and their trucks impounded...

Sat Oct 19th, 2019     Read More →

We must have a paradigm shift from the old DESOPADEC — Askia

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By Perez Brisibe MANAGING Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Delta State Oil Producing Area Development Commission, DESOPADEC, Chief Askia Ogieh, has urged staff of the commission to have...

Sat Oct 19th, 2019     Read More →