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PDP Can't Win Presidential Election - Gov Dicksonof PDP, Chief Bode George; former minister of sports, Prof Taoheed Adedoja; med
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of PDP, Chief Bode George; former minister of sports, Prof Taoheed Adedoja; media mogul, High Chief Raymond Dopkesi; former Ogun State governor, Gbenga Daniel; former acting national chairman, Prince Uche Secondus; and former governorship candidate... Read more
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Northern Caucus Raises the Alarm Over Makarfi's Presidential Ambitionof PDP, Chief Bode George; former minister of sports, Prof Taoheed Adedoja; med
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of PDP, Chief Bode George; former minister of sports, Prof Taoheed Adedoja; media mogul, High Chief Raymond Dopkesi; former Ogun State governor, Gbenga Daniel; former acting national chairman, Prince Uche Secondus; and former governorship candidate... Read more
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Dangote Cement Beats Expectationcombined installed capacity of 12Mta. The Gboko plant in Benue state has 4Mta.
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combined installed capacity of 12Mta. The Gboko plant in Benue state has 4Mta. The company plans to build new factories in Ogun State (3-6Mta) and Edo State (6.0Mta). In addition, it has invested several billion dollars to build manufacturing... Read more
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APC Using Propaganda to Cover Misrulelegislators and NWC members met with three of the aspirants, former Minister of
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legislators and NWC members met with three of the aspirants, former Minister of Education, Prof. Tunde Adeniran and former Ogun State Governor, Genga Daniel, at the Yar'Adua Centre in Abuja to seek an understanding among them to support a consensus... Read more
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NEC Constitutes Committee of Six Governors to Drive Industrialisation(North-central), Kaduna State Governor, Nasir el-Rufai (North-west), Adamawa St
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(North-central), Kaduna State Governor, Nasir el-Rufai (North-west), Adamawa State Governor, Bindowo Jubrilla (North-east), Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun (South-west), Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu (South-east) and Godwin Obaseki of Edo... Read more
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Buhari, Kanu and the Tsetse Fly On the Scrotum!on a civil approach with reasonable compassion to all concerned. These are word
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on a civil approach with reasonable compassion to all concerned. These are words of wisdom and I pray that the young man doesn't die yet. Dr. Muo lectures at, Department of Business Administration, Onabisi Onobanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, Ogun St... Read more
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PDP Begs Governors to Be 'Very Sacrificial' in Electing New Leadersconsidered as being very influential in deciding the composition of the party's
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considered as being very influential in deciding the composition of the party's National Working Committee, NWC. A former Ogun State governor, Gbenga Daniel, and a media proprietor, Raymond Dokpesi, are among those running for the position of the... Read more
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Many Feared Burnt As Fuel Tanker Explodeshow many people that were affected by the inferno when the tanker caught fire b
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how many people that were affected by the inferno when the tanker caught fire but the Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Agency (TRACE), Babatunde Akinbiyi, said field report suggested that three... Read more
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'We Shall Soon Introduce Palliatives to Ease Business At Ports'Transit Part (TTP), which will also have connections with the ports, and we cou
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Transit Part (TTP), which will also have connections with the ports, and we could have a holding bay attached to that. The Ogun State government has agreed and is going to allocate land to NSC for that purpose. We are also looking at other places.... Read more
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PDP Chairmanship - Gbenga Daniel Attacks APC in Declaration SpeechA former Ogun State governor, Gbenga Daniel, on Wednesday used his chairmanship
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A former Ogun State governor, Gbenga Daniel, on Wednesday used his chairmanship declaration speech to deride the ruling All Progressives Congress as a party that has failed to get national priorities right, while making case for a Peoples Democratic... Read more
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IBB, Jonathan in Closed-Door Meetingfrom the PDP ahead of the party's national convention slated for next month. T
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from the PDP ahead of the party's national convention slated for next month. The first to visit was paid by former Ogun State governor, Gbenga Daniel; followed by founder of AIT, High Chief Raymond Dokpesi; and, some founding members of PDP... Read more
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Southwest PDP Forges a United Front to Get National Chairscores of aspirants have emerged from the zone including a former Deputy Nation
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scores of aspirants have emerged from the zone including a former Deputy National Chairman, Chief Olabode George, former Ogun State governor, Otunba Gbenga Daniel and Lagos State governorship candidate of the party in the last election, Mr. Jimi... Read more
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Mass Defection to PDP Looms, Say Minority Leadersthat the PDP caucus would mobilise the grassroots to give the party victory in
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that the PDP caucus would mobilise the grassroots to give the party victory in 2019. Meanwhile, former Governor of Ogun State, Gbenga Daniel, yesterday declared his interest to contest for the national chairmanship position of the PDP. He... Read more
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Ogoni Clean Up Will Not Be Abandoned - Senatedisclosed this at the sideline of the ongoing 11th National Council on Environm
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disclosed this at the sideline of the ongoing 11th National Council on Environment meeting, in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital. He, however, pleaded for understanding and cooperation of all stakeholders assuring the national... Read more
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Nigerian Govt Ratifies Two Global Treaties On Climate Changefor Environment, Ibrahim Jibril, said this at the 11th meeting of the National
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for Environment, Ibrahim Jibril, said this at the 11th meeting of the National Council of Environment held in Abeokuta, Ogun State capital. He said President Muhammed Buhari had last week appended his signature "on the instrument of... Read more
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Obasanjo Vows Not to Return to PDP As Markafi VisitsObasanjo has vowed never to return to the People's Democratic Party (PDP).He di
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Obasanjo has vowed never to return to the People's Democratic Party (PDP).He disclosed this yesterday in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, when the PDP National Chairman, Ahmed Markafi, led a delegation to visit him. Obasanjo said to go back... Read more
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PDP Chairmanship - Adeniran Seeks IBB's Supportbecome the national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Prior to th
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become the national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Prior to this, two other aspirants - former governor of Ogun State, Gbenga Daniel, and media mogul, Raymond Dokpesi - had also visited the former military president for the same... Read more
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Investing in Environment Sector Will Increase Sources of Income in Nigeria, Says Jibrilminister state this at a press conference in Abuja, ahead of the on-going 11thN
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minister state this at a press conference in Abuja, ahead of the on-going 11thNational Council on Environment in Abeokuta, Ogun State, which began on Monday and will end on Wednesday. Jibril said, "These opportunities include repositioning of the... Read more
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Special Report - How a Nigerian Law Is Suppressing Citizens' Freedom On the Internetwith the law involved either the government or powerful individuals. The arres
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with the law involved either the government or powerful individuals. The arrest and arraignment of Emmanuel Ojo in Ogun State on September 27, 2015, for example, was in connection to a Facebook post which Governor Ibikunle Amosun's wife,... Read more
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I'm a Married Man Now, I Don't Have Time for Kokolets - D'Banjwas launched, the demand has been very high, and we are doubling our efforts to
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was launched, the demand has been very high, and we are doubling our efforts to meet the demand from the site in Shagamu, Ogun State. As to your second question, the CREAM competition was not created for our record label to sign the winners to our... Read more
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Govt Confirms Three Cases of Monkeypox in Bayelsasequencing are being carried out by the Africa Centre for Genomics and Infectio
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sequencing are being carried out by the Africa Centre for Genomics and Infectious Diseases in Redeemers University Ede, Ogun State. Monkeypox is largely a self-limiting disease, from which all suspected patients that have been reported to date... Read more
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FIFA Names Gabonese Referee for Algeria, Nigeria Game7, a victory that qualified the Super Eagles for the 2018 Coupe du Mundo. Pres
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7, a victory that qualified the Super Eagles for the 2018 Coupe du Mundo. Presenting the cheque at the weekend to former Ogun State Governor, Chief Segun Osoba, who received it on behalf of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Chief Adebutu... Read more
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50 Patients Abandoned in Ogun Psychiatric Hospital, Says ProvostAbeokuta — The Provost/Medical Director, Neuropsychiatric Hospital, Aro, Abeoku
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Abeokuta — The Provost/Medical Director, Neuropsychiatric Hospital, Aro, Abeokuta, Ogun State, Dr. Timothy Adebowale, says 50 indigent patients have been abandoned by their families. Addressing the House of Representatives Committee on Health... Read more
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Lagos Special Task Force Nabs 223 Suspects in Night Raidtheir valuables such as phones, wallets and jewelleries at night around Obalend
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their valuables such as phones, wallets and jewelleries at night around Obalende. Oluwole, who hails from Shagamu area of Ogun State, however, appealed for leniency from the government as he promised to turn a new leaf. All the suspects will be... Read more
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Nigeria's Unity Depends On Restructuring - Lawmakerdemand for States by existing States e.g Oduduwa from Osun State, Ibadan State
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demand for States by existing States e.g Oduduwa from Osun State, Ibadan State from Oyo State and Ijebu State from Ogun State are clear indication that people want to have self determination in which they can chart the development... Read more
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Obasanjo Hosts Thabo MbekiPresident, Olusegun Obasanjo, on Sunday played host to the former South Africa
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President, Olusegun Obasanjo, on Sunday played host to the former South Africa President, Thabo Mbeki, in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital. The ex-South African leader arrived Abeokuta at about 11.00 a.m. and was received by Mr. Obasanjo at the... Read more
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How Nigeria's 36 States Shared N173.8 Billion in SeptemberKaduna, Borno, Oyo, Jigawa state in that order. The 10 lowest earners for the
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Kaduna, Borno, Oyo, Jigawa state in that order. The 10 lowest earners for the month are Osun state, Cross River, Ekiti, Ogun state, Zamfara, Plateau, Gombe, Kwara, Taraba and Nassarawa state. NAN reports that the FAAC committee is made up of... Read more
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Ogoni Clean-Up Commences Soon11th National Council on Environment taking place on Monday, October 16th at th
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11th National Council on Environment taking place on Monday, October 16th at the June 12 Cultural Centre in Abeokuta, Ogun State. He explained that the National Council on Environment was the highest policy making body on the environment... Read more
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West APC Hails Governors, Ministers, Other Representatives in RegionMinister of Solid Minerals Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi; Oyo State Governor,
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Minister of Solid Minerals Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi; Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi; a former Governor of Ogun State, Aremo Segun Osoba; and a former Governor of Ekiti State, Chief Niyi Adebayo, during the All Progressives Congress... Read more
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At APC South-West Leadership Meeting, Akande Says Presidential Ticket Open to Allattendance Governors Abiola Ajimobi (Oyo State), Akinwunmi Ambode (Lagos State)
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attendance Governors Abiola Ajimobi (Oyo State), Akinwunmi Ambode (Lagos State), Rauf Aregbesola (Osun), Ibikunle Amosun (Ogun State) and Rotimi Akeredolu (Ondo State). Others present were former Governors Adebayo Alao-Akala, Olagunsoye Oyinlola,... Read more
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Are the Elites Nigeria's Major Problem?Not really the elite, because the people don't know their rights, so they tend
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Not really the elite, because the people don't know their rights, so they tend to worship the elite. - Mrs. Moses Adetoun, Ogun State * No. A nation will only get the kind of leadership that it actually deserves. The masses are equally culpable in... Read more
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Paseda - Undeterred By Big Political PartiesInspite of the fact that he is not a member of any of the major political parti
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Inspite of the fact that he is not a member of any of the major political parties pulling the crowds in Ogun State‎, Rotimi Paseda believes his United Party of Nigeria is capable of recording an upset in the state's gubernatorial election in... Read more
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Northern PDP Leaders Insist Party's Ticket Belongs to Northconsensus PDP will come out of the convention with less crisis and we will be h
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consensus PDP will come out of the convention with less crisis and we will be home and dry". Makarfi noted that aside Ogun State, the sharp divisions within the party in most of states had been addressed, adding that the division in Ogun State... Read more
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Amosun to Distribute Another Batch of C of OS On ThursdayThe Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun will on Thursday distribute Certificat
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The Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun will on Thursday distribute Certificates of Occupancy (C of Os) and other land title documents to another batch of beneficiaries under the Homeowners' Charter Programme. Director-General, Bureau of Lands and... Read more
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Nigerian Workers Maltreated By Chinese Firm Yet to Report to PoliceThe Ogun State Police Command said it is not aware of the alleged incarceration
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The Ogun State Police Command said it is not aware of the alleged incarceration of 30 Nigerian staff in the premises of a Chinese firm for three days over alleged theft. The Command Pubic Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, said this when PREMIUM... Read more
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Court Orders Western Publishers to Pay Ex-Workers N7 Million in 30 DaysMoses Abel Hope, Ayodele Kolawole, Emmanuel Ukudolo and Sebastine Enyinna again
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Moses Abel Hope, Ayodele Kolawole, Emmanuel Ukudolo and Sebastine Enyinna against the publishing outfit owned by former Ogun State governor, Otunba Gbenga Daniel noted that the fact that the plaintiffs were joined does not invalidate the suit,... Read more
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Customs Intercepts 14 Containers in Lagosand evacuated 3000 bags of smuggled rice from 10 houses along waterside in Ere
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and evacuated 3000 bags of smuggled rice from 10 houses along waterside in Ere Village of Ado-Odo Local Government of Ogun State. "Each of these houses has three exits doors for their nefarious activities. As we were evacuating the rice from... Read more
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PR Experts Blame Low Foreign Investment On Country's Poor Imageon its poor image among the comity of nations.They spoke at the weekend in Abeo
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on its poor image among the comity of nations.They spoke at the weekend in Abeokuta, during the 2017 colloquium of the Ogun State chapter of the Nigeria Institute of Public Relations (NIPR). The theme of the conference was "PR perspective in... Read more
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Three Clerics Arrested in Possession of Human PartsThree self acclaimed Islamic clerics have been arrested by Ogun State Police Co
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Three self acclaimed Islamic clerics have been arrested by Ogun State Police Command over alleged rituals and murder. The Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Ilyasu, who paraded the suspects on Sunday at the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS,... Read more
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PDP Chairmanship - Controversy Trails IBB's Alleged Endorsement of Gbenga DanielControversy has trailed the alleged endorsement made by former President Ibrahi
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Controversy has trailed the alleged endorsement made by former President Ibrahim Babangida of the candidature of former Ogun State governor, Gbenga Daniel, for the office of National Chairman of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. An... Read more
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Daniel Is Who PDP Needs Now, Says IBBfounders of the Peoples Democratic Party, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, has throw
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founders of the Peoples Democratic Party, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, has thrown his weight behind the former Governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel in his bid to become the National Chairman of the party describing him as the 'breathe of... Read more
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Lagos, Stakeholders Endorse 14-Point Resolution to End Apapa Gridlockaxis, stressing that all articulated vehicles - tankers, trailers and trucks -
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axis, stressing that all articulated vehicles - tankers, trailers and trucks - would be restricted to truck terminals in Ogun State. They agreed that the restricted movement of the trucks outside Lagos State "will be closely monitored and... Read more
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Senate - Legislation On Closure of Telcos' Cell Sites Not Necessarythat are connected to the affected cell sites. The most recent of them all, was
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that are connected to the affected cell sites. The most recent of them all, was the closure of over 100 cell sites in Ogun State, belonging to telecoms operators and infrastructure collocation companies that acquired most of the telecoms cell... Read more
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Extortion, Power Outage, Staff Apathy Dog Nigeria's National Identity Card Projectpersonal phones or dongles to get the job done." "We're the one supplying Inte
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personal phones or dongles to get the job done." "We're the one supplying Internet to NIMC," adds another, who works in Ogun State. "We're the one who should be invoking disciplinary measures against NIMC for making us use our personal Internet... Read more
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Five Winners Emerge in Ecuador-Nigeria Writing Contestof Mass Communication from the Nigerian Institute of Journalism, Lagos. He is 2
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of Mass Communication from the Nigerian Institute of Journalism, Lagos. He is 27 years, and he hails from Ijebu Ode in Ogun State. He lives in Lagos where he writes full-time. He was a participant of the 2015 ANA/Yusuf Ali Creative Writing... Read more
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We're in Ondo to Cause Maximum Havoc - Boko Haram Suspectthat Babawo, after his arrest last week, told detectives that he was on his way
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that Babawo, after his arrest last week, told detectives that he was on his way from Bauchi State and heading for Ibafo in Ogun State. Babawo, 42, goes by the nickname Nagada, and hails from Chinade village in the Katagum Local Government Area of... Read more
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Obasanjo Presidential Library - Expanding Nigeria's Knowledge-Basedigital access to materials. The Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL)
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digital access to materials. The Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL) complex located in the heart of Abeokuta, Ogun State serves this purpose and more. To a first time visitor, the library offers a unique way to see Nigeria and reflects... Read more
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Dangote Group Denies 10-Year Tax Waiver Agreementtax," he argued. Mr. Edwin also claimed that his company had previously built
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tax," he argued. Mr. Edwin also claimed that his company had previously built a 24-kilometre concrete road at Ibeshe, Ogun State that cost N8.7 billion at no cost to the government. According to him, the company also help construct the... Read more
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Army Tells Residents Not to Panic, As Troops Move to Niger DeltaArmy Public Relations, 4th Brigade Nigerian Army, Benin. The army had on Sunda
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Army Public Relations, 4th Brigade Nigerian Army, Benin. The army had on Sunday announced the launch of the operation in Ogun State. According to it, the operation is "a training and operations exercise" aimed at curbing criminality in the... Read more
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Animal Extinction - Obasanjo Names Lion Cub 'Aremu'was set up to encourage wildlife conservation, educate the general public, prom
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was set up to encourage wildlife conservation, educate the general public, promote tourism and also support research. The Ogun State Commissioner for Culture and Tourism, Muyiwa Oladipo also commended the efforts of the former President to bring... Read more
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