Obasanjo owns disputed Itele land, insists Baale
The traditional head of Iliwo Itele in Ado-Odo, Ota Local Council of Ogun state, Chief Adekoya Adesina Fashina, has declared that the titles on the Itele Ota land
Fireworks as RIGAN Games open in grand style
The Nigerian Building and Road Research Institution, Ota, wore a bright look yesterday when over 20 schools took to the track and field in search of sporting honours.
Lawyers, others protest against bad Ota roads
Concerned members of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Ota branch, Ogun State and some residents have condemned the deplorable state of the roads within the town.
Union seeks more investment in teaching professionals
The Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT), has called on the three tiers of government to invest more in teaching professionals for the improved educational systems. The union, which said this on the sidelines of the just-celebrated World Teachers Day...
Border communities seek attention as Ogun begins palliatives on Ota road
The scourge of bad roads in the industrial hub of Ota, Ogun State, is not only being felt by residents but also industries, running into hundreds, in the gateway state.
Ogun to rehabilitate three federal roads
The Ogun government has announced plans to rehabilitate three major federal roads linking the state and Lagos in view of the economic importance of the roads. Gov. Dapo Abiodun, according to a statement issued in Abeokuta on Friday by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Kunle Somorin, made this public on Friday, saying the measure would enhance economic activities in the state.
Aworis have no business in who becomes Oba in Atan-Ota — Oba-elect, Showunmi
As the Kingship crisis in Atan-Ota continues to brew, with some stakeholders, especially the Aworis, contesting the emergence of Biodun Showunmi as the Oba-Elect, through a process is overseen by the Egba Council of Traditional Rulers, Showunmi has reiterated that the Aworis have no right to Obaship because they are strangers in the land.
Supremacy battle between Olota and Alake frustrates Showunmi’s Coronation in Atan-Ota
On December 10, 2010, the Ogun State Government through the Ministry of Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, appointed Oba Solomon A. Adebiyi as the Alatan of Atan-Ota, in Ado Odo/Ota Local Government Area of the State.
Tackling poor food safety practices
With the increasing poor practices in food safety and security in Nigeria, there is tendency of experiencing severe health outcomes and recording massive death rates everyday from contaminants. Unfortunately, in Nigeria there is rising poor food safety practices and standards, which according to the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), has…
Julius Berger closes section of Lagos-Ibadan Expressway
The Federal Road Safety Commission(FRSC) on Wednesday said there would be temporary closure of the Ibadan-bound carriageway from Magboro to Kara and Ibafo between Wednesday and Friday. Mr Clement Oladele, the Ogun FRSC Sector Commander, made the disclosure in a statement signed by the Corps ‘Route Commandant, Florence Okpe, and made available to newsmen in…