Wednesday, 20th October 2021
Breaking News:


13 Oct
Seven persons were yesterday confirmed dead in a lone accident at Ayekale village along the Ibadan-Ilorin expressway.
16 Sep
One month after the disapperance of John Oluwanifemi Olajide, a Caleb University student who allegedly went missing on the school premises, his father, Oni Olajide
2 Sep
The Federal Character Commission (FCC) has tasked the management of University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, to always adhere to the principles of proportional sharing of positions.
28 Jul
An Iyaganku Chief Magistrates’ Court, sitting in Ibadan, on Wednesday remanded four defendants at Abolongo Correctional Centre, Oyo, for alleged armed robbery and kidnapping.
27 Jul
An unidentified young man was allegedly killed on Sunday when policemen raided a popular mall in the Ring Road area of Ibadan, the Oyo State capital.
23 Jul
A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Friday, ordered the Department of State Services (DSS) to produce the 12 detained associates of Yoruba nation activist, Sunday Adeyemo, aka Sunday Igboho,
21 Jul
Some aggrieved youths and people sympathetic to the plights of Chief Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho, on Wednesday, staged a protest in major areas of Ibadan, Oyo State capital
21 Jul
Some aggrieved youths and people sympathetic to the plights of Chief Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho, on Wednesday staged protest in major areas of Ibadan, Oyo State capital, calling for his release. Igboho, a Yoruba activist, is currently being held in Cotonou by the Government of Benin Republic, after he escaped arrest in…
19 Jul
Members of the Ibadan Traditional Council have chided Governor Seyi Makinde, accusing him of not doing enough to stem the tide of rising insecurity in the state.
18 Jul
When I stepped on the platform of the Kano train station on a chilly harmattan morning in December of 2017, I had no knowledge of the adventure I was about to embark on as I had never been on a train before. But about 2 days and some hours later when I arrived in Lagos,…
16 Jul
A study, published in The Lancet journal, offered reasons why babies born with defects in Nigeria and in low income nations have higher chances of dying compared to those delivered in developed countries.
13 Jul
No fewer than 13 vehicles got damaged on Tuesday when a tanker loaded with 11,000 litres of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), also known as petrol, lost control in Ibadan.


34 mins ago
The management of Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) on Wednesday announced a six-hour planned outage in some communities in Badagry, Lagos State.
47 mins ago
First things first, writing about politics, its abracadabra, its luggage and attendant baggage, is not what I do (as one left that forte years ago.) And the primary reason for not writing about Nigerian, African or global politics is that as any noteworthy writer and strategic thinker who is worth his or her salt would…
2 hours ago
The Never-Ending Electorial Problem Elections in Nigeria have almost always been dogged by allegations of rigging, vote-buying, and ballot box snatching amongst a myriad of issues that have bedeviled the electioneering process since the return to civilian rule in 1999. Between 1999 and 2021, there have been at least six national elections and there is…
2 hours ago
All married women who are pregnant and nursing mothers not deployed to their husbands’ places of domicile can now proceed to the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) camps within their spouses’ states of residence, the scheme has said. NYSC, however, said the pregnant women or nursing mothers must present for registration in addition to other…
2 hours ago
Ogun State High Court has convicted and fined an official of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Mr. Idowu Olumuyiwa Olamide, for certificate forgery. The convict was charged before Justice A. A. Akinyemi, by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) for using a forged National Diploma Certificate to secure…