15 Dec 2017
Plans have reached an advanced stage to upgrade the Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Abeokuta, Ogun State to a teaching hospital. Its Medical Director, Prof Adewale Musa-Olomu, who spoke to journalists yesterday said the hospital’s management had almost completed arrangements with an international private business partner to begin the construction of what he described as a…
16 Mar 2017
Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun state has signed into law a bill to upgrade Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, Abeokuta (MAPOLY) to a university status, thus bringing the number of universities in the state to 11.
20 Jun 2016
Obasanjo, who doubles as the Chairman of the Board of the Forum, said in his opening remarks that the meeting was first to be held outside Addis Ababa, the capital city of Ethiopia.
17 Jun 2016
Yet another building collapsed in Abeokuta, land of my birth, a picturesque city nestled on mountains and valleys.
12 Jun 2016
At the heart of the MKO Gardens and standing at about 9ft 8inches tall, is the MKO Abiola Statue. Mounted on a concrete pedestal, the sculpture – made of bronze...
5 Jun 2016
Visiting Ibadan was a very spontaneous decision. First stop was the Cultural Center in Mokola, designed by Demas Nwoko, a brilliant architect and artist. Though mostly deserted and out of use, the cultural center has an interesting structural appeal complimented with an old shade of baby pink on some walls, abstract art and beautiful wall…
22 May 2016
Abeokuta, land of my birth, a picturesque city nestled on mountains and valleys. There, a building collapsed the other day. Could that incident have been prevented?...
14 May 2016
A four-storey ultra-modern market complex under construction in Abeokuta, Ogun State capital collapsed yesterday.