Osinbajo visits flood disaster areas in Abeokuta, pledges FG immediate assistance
The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday visited the flood disaster areas in Abeokuta, the state capital to assess the extent of damage. Heavy rain had last Friday claimed 12 lives and also destroyed property worth millions of naira.
The Saraki ‘pyrrhic’ victory
No, it will be delusional to describe Bukola Saraki’s recent acquittal by the Supreme Court as pyrrhic. The man took his critics (which INCLUDED this writer – emphasis on the tense here, please) and political...
Amosun to distribute CoO on Tuesday
Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun will on Tuesday, distributes Certificates of Occupancy and other land title documents to another batch of beneficiaries, under the Homeowners’ Charter Programme.
Cleric charges faithful to lead righteous lives
The Chief Imam of Egbaland, Alhaji Laidi Orunsolu, yesterday, urged Muslim faithful to put into practice, the good virtues they imbibed during the Ramadan period and desist from any form of “unholy” practices.
Ogun 2019: Plot to decide Amosun’s successor in top gear
The contest to have Governor Ibikunke Amosun’s successor in Ogun State is already unsettling not only members of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), but camps of opposition parties in the state.
Homeowners’ charter increased properties’ value, says Amosun
The Homeowners’ Charter Programme has improved the value of properties in Ogun State, said Governor Ibikunle Amosun.He stated this during the presentation of Certificates of Occupancy and Building Plan Approvals to the 31st batch of beneficiaries, at the Arcade Ground, Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta.
Abeokuta Drum Festival: Stirring Africa from economic, cultural abyss
A tangible product, the drum, and its intangible output, the sound, became the twin celebratory offerings that kept Africa on the edge of its seat for three days last week in Abeokuta, Ogun State, when the third edition of African Drum Festival 2018 was held.
African Drum Festival 2018: Categories and winners
Africa Best African Country Troupe Best African Drummer Solo (Male) Best African Drummer solo (Female) Best African Upcoming Troupe Nigeria Best Nigeria State Troupe Best Nigerian Independent Troupe Best Nigerian Upcoming Troupe Special Recognition International Nigeria Best Nigerian Upcoming Troupe i. Ijo Easy — N1million ii. Osogbo Oroki. —- N750,000 iii. OOPL —- N500,000 Best…
SWAN restates commitment to women’s role in development
Women have restated their commitment of full participation in socio-economic and political development of the country.Stating that they are capable of handling the governance of the nation, they submitted that they are ready to occupy strategic positions in government and the nation at large.