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COVID-19: Ooni Shuts Palace

COVID-19: Ooni Shuts Palace

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has closed down his palace as part of measures to curb the spread of the Coronavirus. Ooni, in a statement issued by his Director of Media and Public...
COVID-19: OSUN GRANTS CIVIL SERVANTS TWO-WEEK LEAVE

COVID-19: Osun Grants Civil Servants Two-week Leave

The State Government of Osun has told its junior and middle-level civil servants to proceed on two-week leave effective March 24, 2020, as part of measures to contain the spread of the coronavirus. In a...
Lagos Closes Ilupeju, Ogunmokun Railway Crossing For Modernisation Project

Lagos Closes Ilupeju, Ogunmokun Railway Crossing For Modernisation Project

The Lagos State government will be closing down Ilupeju and Ogunmokun Level Crossing for the laying of new rail track in the area. A statement made available to The NEXT EDITION from the Lagos State...

My husband Is A Drunk, Wife Beater – Woman Tells Court

A housewife, Mary Okunade, on Friday prayed an Ado-Ekiti Customary Court for the dissolution of her 25-year-old marriage to Tokunbo, on grounds that he was a drunk and also a wife beater. The mother of...
Emancipate Yourselves, Akeredolu Tells Women

Emancipate Yourselves, Akeredolu Tells Women

Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, has urged women in the country to emancipate themselves from mental slavery and work toward achieving a common goal. Akeredolu spoke in Akure on Thursday while receiving members of the...
Ooni Inaugurates Moremi Intl. Market

Ooni Inaugurates Moremi Intl. Market

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja 11, has said the newly inaugurated Moremi Multipurpose International Market, Onikoko, would boost the economic growth of the town, state and the nation at large. Oba Ogunwusi...
Yoruba Group Wants Security Profile Of Amotekun Operatives Unveiled

Yoruba Group Wants Security Profile Of Amotekun Operatives Unveiled

A pressure group, Yoruba Appraisal Forum, has urged relevant security agencies to unveil the profile of people behind the new security outfits in the South-West code named ‘Operation Amotekun’. The body, in a protest held...
Council Chairman Expresses Satisfaction Over Resettlement Site For Katangowa Market Traders

Council Chairman Expresses Satisfaction Over Resettlement Site For Katangowa Market Traders

Dr. Augustine Arogundade, Chairman, Agbado Oke-Odo Local Council Development Area (LCDA), Lagos State, on Friday expressed satisfaction at the resettlement site being constructed for the displaced traders of Katangowa Market. Arogundade, while inspecting the site in...
Headline: Court Sentences ex-Oyo Registrar To 5 Years Imprisonment For Stealing N22.3m

Court Sentences ex-Oyo Registrar To 5 Years Imprisonment For Stealing N22.3m

A High Court in Ibadan on Friday sentenced former Deputy Chief Registrar of the Oyo State High Court, Mutiat Adio, to five years imprisonment for stealing N22.3 million belonging to GTBank. The Economic and Financial...
Ex-lawmaker Gives Scholarship To 50 OAU Students

Ex-lawmaker Gives Scholarship To 50 OAU Students

A former member of the House of Representatives, Ladi Adebutu, has paid the school fees of over 50 indigenes of Ogun State in Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU). Adebutu represented the Remo, Shagamu and Ikenne constituencies...

Agbowu of Ogbaagba Sues Oluwo of Iwo For Assault

The Agbowu of Ogbaagba, Dhikirullahi Akinropo, has sued the Oluwo of Iwo, Abdulrosheed Akanbi, for allegedly assaulting him. The suit was filed at an Osun State High Court with the aggrieved monarch demanding N100 million. Mr....

Sanwo-Olu Urges Nigerians To Pray For God To Intervene In Nation’s Affairs

Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has stressed the need for all Nigerians to seek the face of God for divine intervention in the affairs of the nation and the world. Sanwo-Olu, who spoke at a one-day annual...

Coronavirus: No One Escaped From Isolation Cente – OGSG

Ogun State government has said that no one escaped from its isolation centre. The government was referring to story in the social media to the effect that the taxi driver of the index case of...

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