Saturday, 4th December 2021
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4 Jun
Dr. Ayoola Olalekan Ajasa, a renowned media practitioner and an academic has been appointed as the pioneer Provost of the College of Broadcasting, Abeokuta effective from June 1, 2021. As the new Provost, Dr. Ajasa will spearhead the management team as the College kick starts academic operations. Dr. Ajasa holds a Doctorate degree (Ph.D) in…
28 Apr
Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, will, today, receive Oloye ‘Lekan Alabi, Ekefa Oĺubadan of Ibadanland, and the first Culture Ambassador of the National Museum and Monument
25 Apr
Magic sometimes resides in a box. A train ride is a beautiful experience. Outside, you get to see the beautiful landscape transverse behind you and inside; you meet new people on your journey. Since the new ultra-modern train begun in December, routing Lagos-Abeokuta-Ibadan, traveling, and having a good time on a weekend out of Lagos…
25 Apr
Ogun State government will set up an economic team to liaise with Indonesian investors in exploring areas of interests that will be mutually beneficial to both the state and the Pacific nation.
27 Mar
Three persons were on Friday night crushed to death in an accident involving a truck and a motorcycle around Abiola way closer to Iyana mortuary in Abeokuta.
8 Mar
Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun, at the weekend, said his administration would give Abeokuta the position that fits it as a worthy state capital, with timely completion...
12 Feb
Following the invasion of Professor Wole Soyinka’s Abeokuta residence by herdsmen and their cattle, the Noble Laureate, yesterday, berated Ogun State Police command for lying over the incident.
24 Jan
As I was saying, it is a time to ask all our political leaders from Lagos, Ibadan, Osogbo, Abeokuta through Ado-Ekiti to Akure since 1999, for instance, the values they have created at home and the benefits
19 Jan
Several properties have been razed after a petrol tanker exploded in Abeokuta, Ogun State capital on Tuesday morning. Trouble started at about 8:00 a.m. when the petrol tanker lost control and crashed into a commercial avenue, spilling its content. A motorcyclist was killed during the accident, Peoples Gazette reported, adding that the tanker driver was…
10 Dec 2020
The mace of the Ogun House of Assembly has been stolen by suspected burglars in the early hours of Thursday. Confirming the incident to newsmen in Abeokuta, Mr Abimbola Oyeyemi
29 Nov 2020
Victory Women International holds a two-day Stay-in Impact/Convention 2020, starting from Friday, December 4 to Sunday, December 6, 2020, at Victory Life Bible Church, Victory City, Opposite OGTV, Ajebo Road, Abeokuta. Ministering at the event with the theme, Multiply, are Rev. Fola Achudume (Convener); Pastor Kingsley Okonkwo; Rev. Dolapo Adelakun, and Apostle Lawrence Achudume. Other…
1 Nov 2020
In Abeokuta, Ogun State capital, Israel Akojede and his wife, Mama Esther, have died a few hours apart having lived together in marriage for 72 years.   The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reported that their deaths, which occurred at Gbonagun Obantoko area of Abeokuta, had Mr. Akojede reported dead around 3:00 a.m. on Friday,…


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As COVID-19 continues to ravage humanity across the world, Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire has stressed the need to strengthen Nigeria’s health security architecture to ensure that the nation is prepared at all times to detect and respond effectively to new variants and other epidemics.
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Anna Ekeledo is the Executive Director of AfriLabs, a network organisation of over 300 technology innovation hubs spread across 49 African countries, which helps develop programmes and build partnerships that support African innovation hubs and other stakeholders...
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Within Nigeria’s crop of disc jockeys, Patrick Imohiosen is the gentlest one can ever meet. “Would you like something to drink,” he asked, calmly offering this reporter a seat. Across his tee shirt and baseball cap, the inscription ‘Greatness’ lay boldly.
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If James Okapara were to review the choice he made a month ago in a bid to bring his ailing mother back to life, there is no doubt, he will avoid anything that has to do with online loan apps and whatever it represents.
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“This is Cinema that wears its influences on its sleeves. Eyimofe is that rare thing.” When the New Yorker spoke about this new flick from the fraternal duo, Chuko and Arie Esiri, it was evident that the film was something beyond just entertaining.