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26 Apr 2019
Operatives from the Ibadan zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday went on a manhunt for suspected internet fraudsters and arrested 32 persons. Aged between 15 and 39, the suspects were arrested at Liberty Estate, Laderin area of Abeokuta, Ogun State, during an early morning sting operation carried out by men…
23 Apr 2019
To ensure that Nigerians live in good health and relieving them of pains, Dexa Medica, manufacturer of Boska, a pain relieving brand, recently organised a five-day Boska Pain Free Day Programme across five locations in Nigeria. Country Brand Manager, Dexa Medica, Nigeria, Mr. Ololade Jesufemi said that the activation of the consumer experience was across…
17 Apr 2019
Professor of Law, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London, Mashood Baderin, has lamented lack of integrity in leadership in Nigeria. Speaking at the 13th Founder’s Day Lecture of Crescent University, Abeokuta, Ogun State, Baderin said: “For too long, we have witnessed demonstration of lack of integrity in leadership in almost every…
14 Apr 2019
The Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB) has received international accreditation for four of its programmes run by Centre of Excellence in Agricultural Development and Sustainable Environment (CEADESE), by Agency for Quality Assurance System (AQAS). The programmes accredited, the first of its kind in any public university in Nigeria, which FUNAAB has been issued with…
3 Mar 2019
A Professor in the School of Natural Resources, University of Missouri, U.S.A, Professor Mark Morgan has called for early exposure and education of children on best natural resources management practices.     Morgan, who gave the advice at the International Summit on Forestry, Wildlife and Fisheries Management organised by the College of Environmental Resources Management (COLERM),…
28 Feb 2019
Processors, farmers and scientists have suggested ways to prevent monumental losses emanating from rejection of agro-allied products exported from Nigeria to other countries, especially Europe and America. Some of the solutions, as identified by stakeholders, are good agronomical practices on the part of farmers and exporters, efficiency on of regulatory agencies, effective coordination by the…
22 Feb 2019
Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State has denied that some hoodlums disrupted distribution of TraderMoni in Abeokuta, the state capital on Wednesday. Some national dailies (The Guardian inclusive) had reported that attempt by organisers of Federal Government’s Enterprise and Employment Programme (GEEP), popularly known as TraderMoni, to distribute money to traders at the Lafenwa market…
16 Feb 2019
Rap artiste M.I Abaga recently led the Choc Boys Nation tour to Abeokuta where he delivered a night to remember, with popular stars on parade. After memorable shows in Abuja and Ibadan, fans in Abeokuta had high expectations, and M.I & friends certainly didn’t disappoint as the likes of Blaqbonez, C-kay, AQ and Loose Kanon…
10 Feb 2019
Ogun State Government says it will be distributing Certificates of Occupancy and other land title documents to another batch of beneficiaries under the Homeowners’ Charter Programme.   The Special Adviser and Director-General, Bureau of Lands and Survey, Architect Olajumoke Akinwunmi who disclosed this said beneficiaries would collect their documents as from Tuesday, February 12, 2019…
7 Feb 2019
Senate President Bukola Saraki and Vice Chancellor of Chrisland University, Abeokuta, Ogun State, Prof. Chinedum Babalola, have urged the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to end the ongoing strike for peace and stability in the educational system. In a statement issued yesterday by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu, Saraki emphasised…
26 Jan 2019
A Toyota Avensis car on Friday lost control, after experiencing a tyre burst, sumarsulted and crushed four students of the Government Technical College and one other person to death in Abeokuta, Ogun. Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi, the Spokesperson, Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE) in Ogun, confirmed the incident to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in…
10 Jan 2019
The police on Thursday in Abeokuta arraigned a 40-year-old herdsman, Usman Abubakar, over alleged destruction of crops worth N4 million with his herd of cattle.


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Wife of a Nigerian businessman, President and Chairman of the Coscharis Group, Cosmas Maduka, has died. A family source disclosed last night that she died on Sunday afternoon after suffering a stroke.
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Akwa Ibom State Government Governor, Udom Emmanuel, has described the newly completed Dakkada Tower as ‘the smartest, intelligent, most modern building’ Nigeria can boast of today
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Concerned by the poor insurance acceptance in Nigeria, stakeholders in the industry are demanding that greater investment be made in the acquisition and deployment of modern technology
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The Armed forces have become a major rallying point for the first ever professional and Amateur (Pro-Am) golf event that would happen at the Ola Saad Ibrahim Golf Club situated inside
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The Lagos branch of Ogwa Grammar School Old Students Association (OGSOSA) in Esan West Local Government of Edo State has disclosed plans to execute various infrastructural projects