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Bus Conductor Shot Dead By Customs Men in Lagoseyewitness, Ahmed Ogundairo, disclosed that the victim was in the bus with numb
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eyewitness, Ahmed Ogundairo, disclosed that the victim was in the bus with number plates LND685XJ, coming from Sango in Ogun State. Ogundairo said that Customs men accosted the bus at Abule-Egba and started shooting sporadically. His words:... Read more
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U.S.$1.5Bn Lagos-Ibadan Railway Project Behind Schedulewith the work done so far. This is even as 1004 houses inside Harmony Estate,
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with the work done so far. This is even as 1004 houses inside Harmony Estate, not far from Oke-Mosan, in Abeokuta, Ogun State, have already been marked for demolition to give way for the standard gauge. While addressing journalists after... Read more
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Govt, Lagos Lay Claim to N28.5 Million, Properties 'Stolen' By Civil Servantas well as a semi-detached three bedroom flat and a unit of three-bedroom terra
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as well as a semi-detached three bedroom flat and a unit of three-bedroom terrace at Cranbel Court, Citiview Estate Arepo Ogun State. Also seized is a plot of land at Queen's Garden Estate off Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. The EFCC had brought an... Read more
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We've Paid Compensation to Residents Affected By Lagos, Ibadan Rail Lineaffected by the ongoing new Lagos-Ibadan Standard Gauge lines. Mr. Amaechi dis
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affected by the ongoing new Lagos-Ibadan Standard Gauge lines. Mr. Amaechi disclosed this on Tuesday at Papalanto in Ogun State, during his monthly visit and oversight functions to the constructions sites of the project. "We refuse to go by... Read more
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Ibadan Railway - We're Battling With Time - Amaechicommence, the minister said this would be determined when all issues of right o
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commence, the minister said this would be determined when all issues of right of way were sorted, adding that the Ministry was collaborating with relevant stakeholders including the Lagos and Ogun state government officials to address the challen... Read more
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Armed Forces Remembrance Day - Govs, APC Call for Enhanced Military Welfareslain war veterans and retired ones, as well as motivate the present soldiers."
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slain war veterans and retired ones, as well as motivate the present soldiers." Amosun, Aregbesola warn against war The Ogun State governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, who spoke with newsmen shortly after the celebration of the 2018 edition of the... Read more
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Effects of Uncontrolled Tree Felling, Exploitation in Nigeriabecame the largest single exporter, accounting for 45 percent of total export t
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became the largest single exporter, accounting for 45 percent of total export to China with the hub located in Shagamu in Ogun State and increasing activities mounting up in Ikorodu, Lagos State. The Lagos/Ibadan Expressway and the... Read more
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'Nigeria Can't Attain Full Broadband Economy On Weak Penetration'plans of the federal government to deepen broadband penetration in the country.
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plans of the federal government to deepen broadband penetration in the country. He said the Lagos State government, the Ogun State government and some other state governments have not granted any RoW permit in the last two years, and that some... Read more
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Buhari Appoints New Heads for Four Tertiary HospitalsHospital, Port-Harcourt, Rivers State. He appointed T.O. Adebowale as Medical
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Hospital, Port-Harcourt, Rivers State. He appointed T.O. Adebowale as Medical Director, Neuro-Psychiatric, Aro, Abeakuta, Ogun State and Achigbu Kinsley as Medical Director, Federal Medical Centre, Owerri, Imo State. The appointments were... Read more
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Oil-Rich Nigeria's Awkward Fuel Shortages Persistoil in 2019. Petrolex plans to invest US$3,5 billion in a refinery with capacit
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oil in 2019. Petrolex plans to invest US$3,5 billion in a refinery with capacity of 250 000 b/d in the southwestern Ogun State, set for completion within five years. "We would expect several more projects if the retail price of petrol was... Read more
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Why Nigeria Should Scrap Colleges of Education, Polytechnics - SenatorMinister of Education, Adamu Adamu, had said this at the 17th convocation cerem
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Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, had said this at the 17th convocation ceremony of Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro, in Ogun State. He explained that the focus of the government in strenthening the institutions would be largely on agriculture... Read more
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Pastoralist-Farmers Conflicts and the Search for Peaceful ResolutionNigeria and no State government can withdraw constitutionally entrenched rights
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Nigeria and no State government can withdraw constitutionally entrenched rights. Secondly, following a legislation by the Ogun State Government and the Supreme Court Judgment on the matter cited as "A.G. OGUN STATE V. ALHAJA AYINKE ABERUAGBA... Read more
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Power, Works, Housing Minister Leads Federal, State Delegation to USA Builders' ShowFederal Housing Staff Housing Loans Board, Office of the Head of Service of the
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Federal Housing Staff Housing Loans Board, Office of the Head of Service of the Federation, Federal Capital Territory and Ogun State Lands Bureau, are expected to accompany the Minister to the three-day event as Nigerian delegation to the... Read more
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‎Lawyer Who Spearheaded Lagos Hijab Case Is Deadthe announcement of his death, hundreds of Muslims besieged the deceased reside
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the announcement of his death, hundreds of Muslims besieged the deceased residence in Lagos before his final burial in Ogun State, according to Islamic rites. Abdurazak Salaudeen, the Chief Imam of ijebuland led a congregation of Muslims in a... Read more
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Electricity Supply to Rise As NNPC Restores Escravos Gas Pipelinepower plants as: Egbin Power Plant in Lagos State; Olorunshogo Power Plant, PEL
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power plants as: Egbin Power Plant in Lagos State; Olorunshogo Power Plant, PEL Olorunshogo and Paras Power Plant in Ogun State and Omotosho Power Plant in Ondo State. He noted that a section of the ELP at Abakila in Ondo State, had went up... Read more
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Power Generation Still At 3,600MW Despite Repair of Escravos-Lagos Pipelinepower plants include Egbin Power Plant in Lagos State; Olorunshogo Power Plant,
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power plants include Egbin Power Plant in Lagos State; Olorunshogo Power Plant, PEL Olorunshogo and Paras Power Plant in Ogun State; and Omotosho Power Plant in Ondo State. The corporation, however, did not indicate when it completed the repairs... Read more
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PDP Raises Query Over Missing 4,501 Petroleum Trucksare those belonging to Egbin Power Plant in Lagos State; Olorunsogo Power Plant
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are those belonging to Egbin Power Plant in Lagos State; Olorunsogo Power Plant, PEL Olorunsogo and Paras Power Plant in Ogun State; and Omotosho Power Plant, which is located in Ondo State. The 36-inch Escravos to Lagos Pipeline System (ELPS),... Read more
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1 Week After Fire - NNPC Restores Escravos-Lagos Pipeline, Resumes Gas Supplypower plants include: Egbin Power Plant in Lagos State; Olorunshogo Power Plant
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power plants include: Egbin Power Plant in Lagos State; Olorunshogo Power Plant, PEL Olorunshogo and Paras Power Plant in Ogun State; and Omotosho Power Plant in Ondo State. The 36-inch Escravos to Lagos Pipeline System (ELPS) is a natural gas... Read more
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Building Collapse - 6 Early Warning Signs22, 2015, a building collapsed in the Lekki axis of Lagos State. In May 2016, a
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22, 2015, a building collapsed in the Lekki axis of Lagos State. In May 2016, a four-storey shopping complex collapsed in Ogun State, which left many dead. In October 2015, a three-storey building collapsed in Lagos. Sadly, there has been an... Read more
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I Inherited Gene of Dancing From My Mum - Pinki Debbieto thank the company that sponsored me, "Puma, Aquila Records, IBD Impex Ltd an
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to thank the company that sponsored me, "Puma, Aquila Records, IBD Impex Ltd and others. Pinki Debbie who hails from Ogun State said that she joined the industry to empower people. "There are people who are even better than myself but they... Read more
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I'm Under Pressure to Remarry Four Years After My Wife's Death - Fuji Star, Sefiu Alaoanything to go by, Fuji music star, Alhaji (Dr.) Sefiu Alao Adekunle may be tak
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anything to go by, Fuji music star, Alhaji (Dr.) Sefiu Alao Adekunle may be taking a new wife sometime soon. The Abeokuta, Ogun State based talented artiste who lost his pretty wife, Nimotallahi, 4 years ago, has told Potpourri that he is currently... Read more
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Buhari's Ministers' Scorecard After Two Years (Concluding PartEnvironmental Agreements (MEAs) ratified by Nigeria. -Flagged-off a Climate Ch
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Environmental Agreements (MEAs) ratified by Nigeria. -Flagged-off a Climate Change Knowledge Immersion Workshop in Ogun State. -Cleanup of Ogoniland, which was inaugurated in June 2016, is yet to take off. The major thing that has been... Read more
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How Herdsmen Killed 24 of Our People - Ogun CommunitiesAbeokuta — Residents of 13 communuties in Ogun State have cried out that suspec
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Abeokuta — Residents of 13 communuties in Ogun State have cried out that suspected Fulani herdsmen have killed 24 and injured scores of their people. The communities also lamented that the suspected herdsmen have destroyed farm crops worth millions... Read more
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Police Arrest Man With 114 Bags of Indian HempThe Ogun State Police Command have arrested a suspected indian hemp merchant, w
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The Ogun State Police Command have arrested a suspected indian hemp merchant, who was reportedly caught with 114 bags of the illegal substance. The Command Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, said the suspect identified as Noah Olaore was... Read more
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Don't Blame N'Assembly for Delay in 2018 Budget Passage, Says Adeolathe 2018 Appropriation Bill. Fielding questions from journalists at his Ilaro
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the 2018 Appropriation Bill. Fielding questions from journalists at his Ilaro home in Yewa South Local Government Area of Ogun State, recently he laid the blame over the delay in the passage of the budget on the doorsteps of the various... Read more
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Lagos Seals Off Suspected Badoo Kingpin, Alaka's Filling Station, Hotel, Event Centrearrested in Ikorodu axis who confessed to the killings and took police to their
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arrested in Ikorodu axis who confessed to the killings and took police to their shrine in Imosan, a suburb of Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State, where the group's chief herbalist, Fatai Adebayo, was arrested. Adebayo, who is popularly known as Alese, was... Read more
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As Queues Reduce, Nigerians Now Pay More for Petrolthe stations visited sold petrol for prices between N180 and N200 per litre. O
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the stations visited sold petrol for prices between N180 and N200 per litre. On the outskirts of Lagos, in Sango area in Ogun State, there was relative calm although many filling stations sold petrol for between N200 and N250 per litre. A fuel... Read more
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Badoo Cult's Herbalist, Leader Arrestedof the group before they launch any attack, was arrested at his shrine located
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of the group before they launch any attack, was arrested at his shrine located in Imosan Village, a suburb of Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State. The arrest of the herbalist followed the arrest of some Badoo cult suspects at the weekend including the overall... Read more
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Lagos Police Arrest Badoo Cult Leader, Chief Herbalistof the group before they launch any attack, was arrested at his shrine located
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of the group before they launch any attack, was arrested at his shrine located in Imosan Village, a suburb of Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State. The arrest of the herbalist followed the arrest of some Badoo cult suspects at the weekend including the overall... Read more
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Raymond King Passes On At 52of Egypt. He also won the 1987 FA Cup title with Abiola Babes An indigene of A
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of Egypt. He also won the 1987 FA Cup title with Abiola Babes An indigene of Akwa Ibom State, King fell in love with Abeokuta and made the place his second home. He worked with the Ogun State Sports Council and Gateway FC as goalkeeper... Read more
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Nigeria Enhances Maternal, Child Survival Through Family Planning- - Dr Mojisola Odeku, Prog Director, Nurhithe poor who really need it and are the voiceless, who really do not have funds
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the poor who really need it and are the voiceless, who really do not have funds when it comes to out-of pocket expenses. Ogun State is doing so much in that area in reaching out through many of the medical outreaches. The State is at the... Read more
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Shooting Stars, Abiola Babes Goalie, Raymond King Dies At 52of his death, although he had four children from two women. Raymond King, who
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of his death, although he had four children from two women. Raymond King, who hailed from Akwa Ibom State, worked with the Ogun State Sports Council but had been relieved of his duties long before his death. Disu had been making great efforts to... Read more
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Nigerian Goalkeeper Raymond King Is Deadsuffering a partial stroke which lasted for some days. Before his death, the S
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suffering a partial stroke which lasted for some days. Before his death, the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria, SWAN, Ogun State Chapter, was trying to raise funds for his treatment. The deceased was a goalkeeper trainer for Gateway FC of... Read more
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Why Petrol May Not Sell At N145 Anytime SoonLagos, the few filling stations that had petrol on Friday, sold at prices betwe
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Lagos, the few filling stations that had petrol on Friday, sold at prices between N200 and N250 per litre. In Sango, Ogun state, many stations remained shut. Speaking in Abuja on Friday, the NNPC GMD, Mr. Baru, said the government had... Read more
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Enugu, Osun, Borno Present 2018 Budgets to Assembliesbillion. Major highlights of the budget showed that education got the highest
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billion. Major highlights of the budget showed that education got the highest allocation of N27 billion. However, in Ogun State House of Assembly thursday reviewed the 2018 Appropriation Bill with a reduction of N1,434,500,000 from the... Read more
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Assembly Moves to Boost Lagos Revenue BaseNimatullah Abdullateef, made the commendation at the ongoing 22nd National Conv
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Nimatullah Abdullateef, made the commendation at the ongoing 22nd National Convention at Vanguards Academy, Odosengolu, Ogun State. She said the Governor Akinwunmi Ambode-led government has done well in the welfare of workers, and urged other... Read more
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Man Arrested for Allegedly Killing Own Six-Month-Old BabyThe Ogun State Police Command has arrested a man for allegedly killing his six
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The Ogun State Police Command has arrested a man for allegedly killing his six months old baby. The Command Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, who confirmed this to journalists on Thursday said the suspect, Andrew Koku, committed the crime... Read more
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Man Kills 6-Month-Old Daughter Over Fear Wife Will Abandon HimOgun State Police Command has arrested a man for allegedly killing his six-mont
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Ogun State Police Command has arrested a man for allegedly killing his six-month-old baby over suspicion that his wife would abandon him for her former husband. The suspect, Andrew Koku, who admitted to the crime, told detectives at the State... Read more
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Oil Firm, NGO Give Succour to Lagos Slum Communitybrands and marketing magazine has excited children at Saint Monica's Orphanage
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brands and marketing magazine has excited children at Saint Monica's Orphanage Home, located in Iju- Ishaga area of Ogun State with gift items. The visit is a tradition which the publishing firm has sustained over the years as part of its... Read more
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Lagos Bridges Under Threat of Collapse From Parked TrucksMr. Godwin Eke, however said government is aware of the dangerous state of the
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Mr. Godwin Eke, however said government is aware of the dangerous state of the bridges. He said talks are ongoing with Ogun State to provide a loading bay where vehicles, especially those along Western Avenue, could park. He disclosed that... Read more
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PDP's Turbulent Sojourn in the Last 12 MonthsHe however said he was not withdrawing for any candidate. Former governor of O
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He however said he was not withdrawing for any candidate. Former governor of Oyo State, Rasheed Ladoja, his former Ogun State counterpart, Gbenga Daniel and former Lagos State governorship candidate, Jimi Agbaje, withdrew barely hours to... Read more
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Queen of Sheba's Grave and Other Interesting Tourist Sites You Should Visit This Holiday SeasonBadagry and Calabar and the like but did you know Queen of Sheba once lived in
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Badagry and Calabar and the like but did you know Queen of Sheba once lived in Nigeria and was a queen of a small town in Ogun State? We present to you a number of historic sites you might want to visit this holiday Queen Sheba's Grave Oke-Eri,... Read more
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Petrol Stations Still Empty As NNPC Fails to End Scarcity in Two-Daygap in daily supplies. He said as at yesterday only three trucks of 30,000 eac
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gap in daily supplies. He said as at yesterday only three trucks of 30,000 each were able to load from Mosimi depot in Ogun state to Ilorin, Kwara state. "When scarcity starts like this, it takes a longer period to subside except there is... Read more
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Man Stabs Friend to Death Over Missing PhoneA 21-year-old man, Israel Oluranti, has been arrested by operatives of the Ogun
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A 21-year-old man, Israel Oluranti, has been arrested by operatives of the Ogun State Police Command for reportedly stabbing an 18-year-old man, Farooq Olusegun, to death. The police spokesperson, Abimbola Oyeyemi, who confirmed this on Wednesday... Read more
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100 Remo Indigent Students Get N5 Million BursariesAbeokuta — One hundred beneficiaries drawn from the Larfarge Africa PLC host co
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Abeokuta — One hundred beneficiaries drawn from the Larfarge Africa PLC host communities in the Remo land area of Ogun State have benefited from a N5 million bursary grant. Also, another 100 indigenes benefited from free eye surgery, while hundreds... Read more
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Senate of Lateness, Disorderliness: Saraki, Ekweremadu, All Others CulpableNovember 9 which had, throughout, a scanty chamber. On this day, the Senate app
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November 9 which had, throughout, a scanty chamber. On this day, the Senate approved a $350 million loan request for Ogun State and mandated its committees on Diaspora, Foreign Affairs and Special Duties to investigate the unfortunate... Read more
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Nigerian Customs Seizes 23 Smuggled CarsThe Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Ogun State Command on Wednesday said it inter
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The Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Ogun State Command on Wednesday said it intercepted 23 smuggled vehicles worth over N37 million from smugglers in both Idi-Iroko and Abeokuta axis of the command. The Area Commander, Sani Madugu, disclosed this at a... Read more
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How NYSC Officials, Others Extort Corps Membersgrace that I was able to pass out and collect my NYSC certificate," he said. P
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grace that I was able to pass out and collect my NYSC certificate," he said. Phoebe Johnson, a serving corps member in Ogun State said, "When I got posted to my CDS group, I was already prepared to pay for at least a thing or two even though I... Read more
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Two Days to Christmas, Fuel Scarcity Worsens Across Nigeriathe Lagos-Abeokuta expressway, most filling stations in places like Sango-Ijoko
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the Lagos-Abeokuta expressway, most filling stations in places like Sango-Ijoko remain shut. In other parts of Ogun State, majority of the petrol stations were shut and not dispensing products. The few stations that sold petrol,... Read more
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NYSC - Tawose's Killer Must Be Brought to Bookwould continue to protect its corps members. This was disclosed by Mr. John Ok
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would continue to protect its corps members. This was disclosed by Mr. John Okpo, the schemes state's Coordinator in Ogun State who led a delegation of the service to commiserate with the late corps member's family. According to NYSC "Okpo... Read more
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