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Ogun inmates get library for JAMB,WASCE, other exams

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By Daud Olatunji As part of efforts towards prison reformation and encourage literary among the prisons inmates in Ogun State, the Nigerian Prison authorities have commissioned a library for...

Fri Jul 13th, 2018     Read More →

Bakare, Adeosun didn’t meet with Buhari – Presidency

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The Presidency Friday debunked the report that Pastor Tunde Bakare and the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun met behind closed doors with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa,...

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Just in: NYSC appoints new State Coordinator for Imo

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The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has appointed Mr Sunday Aroni as its new Coordinator in Imo. Mr Ugochukwu Uronta, Public Relations officer of the service made the disclosure in a statement...

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Breaking: Pastor Bakare, Adeosun did not meet with Buhari – Presidency

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Report that Pastor Tunde Bakare of latter Rain Assembly and minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the state house Abuja, was on Friday evening denied by...

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Ekiti: How APC, PDP stand in 16 LGAs

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela ALTHOUGH tomorrow’s governorship election will be contested by 35 political parties, the ruling People’s Democratic Party, PDP, and main opposition, All...

Fri Jul 13th, 2018     Read More →

2 NYSC members receive Sultan’s awards in Sokoto

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Two members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Aminat Dauda from Ogun and Gbenga Osuntan from Ondo State have received the Sultan’s awards for Excellent Service in Sokoto rural...

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Thunderstorm kills 3 in Ogun

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By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA—Three persons believed to be in their early 20s have been killed by thunderstorm in Ijebu Ode area of Ogun State. Vanguard gathered that the incident occurred...

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Shipper’s Council, NPA intervenes to end truck drivers’ strike

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By Godwin Oritse Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) and the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) have intervened to bring to a speedy end, the strike action embarked upon by National Association of...

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New luxury event centre in Abeokuta revealed

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Abeokuta, the ancient capital city of Ogun state like most capital cities in the country has a huge concentration of top class event centres. But recently, one of the luxury event centres of...

Fri Jul 13th, 2018     Read More →

Ogun swears in 9 new magistrates, 9 customary presidents

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By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA—THE Chief Judge of Ogun State, Justice Olatokunbo Olopade has sworn in nine new magistrates and nine customary Presidents for effective and speedy attention to the...

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Lagos, Ogun, Osun to represent S-West at NNPC quiz

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By Ola Ajayi IBADAN—THREE secondary school students from Lagos, Osun, and Ogun states, who emerged successful from the South-West zone in the 2018 Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation...

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‘My wife fainted thrice when our baby was stolen’

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I had eight miscarriages—Suspect By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA—A 32-year-old father of the stolen three-week-old baby in Ile-Ife, Peter Oluwaseun, said his wife fainted thrice after their...

Fri Jul 13th, 2018     Read More →

Man in court over alleged theft of property worth N27,000

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A 26-year-old man, Azeez Jimon, who allegedly stole a Techno phone valued at N23,000 and cash of N4000 on Thursday appeared at an Ota Magistrates’ Court in Ogun. Jimon of no fixed address is...

Thu Jul 12th, 2018     Read More →

Executive Order No. 6 of 2018: Between corruption and national security

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WHEN he ran to be Nigeria’s president for the fourth time in 2014, Muhammadu Buhari pleaded that he was a converted democrat. Since Nigerians granted him his wish in 2015, he appears to have...

Thu Jul 12th, 2018     Read More →

EKITI 2018: I nominate Fayemi

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By Opeyemi Bamidele This is a short message to the people of Ekiti State. To begin with, I want to express my utmost gratitude to all of you for your support and prayers since the unfortunate...

Thu Jul 12th, 2018     Read More →