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The Ogun State government has sealed some houses in Abeokuta over lack of toilet facilities. The government, however, threatened to seal more houses as it embarks on the implementation of the law against open defecation in the state. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Mrs. Yetunde Dina while speaking with newsmen after the houses were […]

The appeal filed by former Governor of Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi, challenging the nullification of all the processes that led to the crowing of 21 kings in a single day in Ibadan may soon be withdrawn by the incumbent Governor Seyi Makinde. A two-page ‘terms of settlement’ dated August 20 and signed by Ladoja’s counsel […]

Afenifere and Ohanaeze Ndigbo have criticised the allocation of ministries by President Muhammadu Buhari, with all nine ministers from the North-West receiving senior positions. Among the six geopolitical zones in the country, the North-West, which consists of Jigawa, Kaduna, Kano, Katsina, Kebbi, Sokoto and Zamfara, had the highest number of ministers, all of which received […]

Three lawyers who claimed to have witnessed EFCC’s raid on the residence of former Governor Akinwunmi Ambode in Epe on Tuesday, alleged that they stopped the anti-graft officials from “planting foreign currency” in the house. The lawyers — Fatai Adebanjo, Busari Olanrewaju and Samson Okuneye — in a joint statement on Tuesday, said operatives of […]

The Police in Kebbi State have rescued a three-year-old girl, Haruna, from the hands of some female kidnappers. The state Commissioner of Police, Mr Garba Danjuma told newsmen in Birnin Kebbi on Wednesday that the little girl was abducted since June 28 in Jega local government area of the state. Danjuma said that two women […]

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