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ECONOMY-FINANCE

Few months after reconstruction of Challenge Ibadan, traders have turned walkways into market

Just a few months after the reconstruction of Challenge area of Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, which was said to have gulped the sum of N2.5 billion, with the rehabilitation of the motor park, the stretch of the road and construction of walkways, it seems the people of Ibadan will not stop their habits of selling on the roadside.

  1 month ago ago
Few months after reconstruction of Challenge Ibadan, traders have turned walkways into market

ECONOMY-FINANCE

How N1,520 was once used to buy 40 bags of cement which can no longer buy half a bag

There is no doubt that the social and economic situation in Nigeria has caused a lot of constraints and setbacks to many individuals and households as the costs of goods and services continue to be on the upward swing due mainly to mismanagement by our various leaders. This has made many people adjust their consumption patterns while some others continue to bemoan the situation in the country in which the costs of goods and services continue to increase on a daily basis without any hope of them coming down in the nearest future.

  2 months ago ago
How N1,520 was once used to buy 40 bags of cement which can no longer buy half a bag

POLITICS

Remembering Dipo Dina, A Dream Shattered With Bullets

Remembering Nigerian politician, businessman, and former governorship candidate of the defunct Action Congress Of Nigeria (ACN) in the 2007 elections. The late Adedipupo Akanni Dina, DD as he was fondly called is considered to be a strong-hearted, fearless and patriotic indigene of Ogun State who above all had the interest and well being of the people at heart.

  2 months ago ago
Remembering Dipo Dina, A Dream Shattered With Bullets

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Prominent Nigerian Dies, "Your Statement About Igbos Is Unacceptable" - Bamgbose

Prominent Nigerian Dies.Photo Credit: Punch Newspaper Sheikh Mushafau Bakare, the Chief Imam of Atiba community in Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State has been confirmed dead earlier today. According to reports, the Islamic cleric was kidnapped by unknown men. His lifeless body was found by some police officers of the Obalende Divisional Police Office, Ijebu Ode.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Prominent Nigerian Dies,

LIFESTYLE

2 Lessons To Learn From The Boy Who Died After A Soldier Beat Him For Insulting His Daughter

A young man of 22 years has been reported to have died after he was allegedly beaten severely by a soldier. The soldier was said to be the father of a lady who had a physical confrontation with the deceased. The incident was said to have happened in Ijebu Ode, Ogun state.Photo credit: Instablog.

  3 months ago ago
2 Lessons To Learn From The Boy Who Died After A Soldier Beat Him For Insulting His Daughter

SOCIETY

What Would South West Residents Use To Defend Themselves From Bandits Just Like Afenifere Suggested?

According to a report from Sahara Reporters, a Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, suggested that South-west communities should get ready to defend themselves against attacks from bandits that have vowed to bring Nigeria to its knees. Chief Ayo Adebanjo. Credit: THISDAYLIVE This was revealed at a meeting presided over by the group's leader, Chief Ayo Adebanjo in Sanya-Ogbo, Ijebu Ode.

  3 months ago ago
What Would South West Residents Use To Defend Themselves From Bandits Just Like Afenifere Suggested?

SOCIETY

Soldier, who beat 22-year-old man to death in Ogun for slapping his daughter, should be arrested

Photo Credit: Sahara Reporters According to a news that was posted by Sahara Reporters yesterday, it has been alleged that a Nigerian soldier, Adeoye Oluwole who took the law into his own hands, has beaten a 22-year-boy, Hope Tava Anthony to death because, the deceased slapped his daughter due to the misunderstanding that happened between them after a church service.

  3 months ago ago
Soldier, who beat 22-year-old man to death in Ogun for slapping his daughter, should be arrested

SOCIETY

Abducted Religious leader: What The Society Should Do Over The Death Of Chief Imam

The rate of kidnapping and killing in the country is becoming rampant and nobody, even government officials, are entirely safe from this havoc. (Photo Credit: Daily post Ng) According to Daily post newspaper, The Chief Imam of Atiba community in Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State, Sheikh Mushafau Bakare who has been kidnapped was found dead in his car.

  3 months ago ago
Abducted Religious leader: What The Society Should Do Over The Death Of Chief Imam

SPORTS

Tobi Amusan: Nigeria's best hurdler at the moment

The 24-year-old Nigerian was not ready for the Olympics Games from the mental angle, but she was able to set some record straight upon her debut at delay Olympics as the whole nation looks upon the two times African champion in the hurdles, being a source of inspiration for another young and upcoming athletic hurdler who will rise upon to their moment of glories.

  3 months ago ago
Tobi Amusan: Nigeria's best hurdler at the moment

SOCIETY

Lady Arrested For Giving Out Her 11 Months Old Child To Be Used For Begging Alms

A 31 woman, Aminat Balogun has been arrested by the Operatives of the Ogun State Police Command, Ijebu Ode for giving out her 11months old child to be used by beggars for begging alms. The Ogun State Police Command while confirming the arrest stated through it's Public Relations Officer, Adeyemi Fasheun, that the Police received report of people going about with borrowed kids to beg for alms

  2 months ago ago
Lady Arrested For Giving Out Her 11 Months Old Child To Be Used For Begging Alms

EDUCATION

Commissioner For Education Charges Students To Be Diligent, Promising A Better Teaching Experience

The Ogun State Government has charged the students' to continue to be diligent and embrace excellence as schools resumes for the 2021/2022 Academic Session. Leading some of the team from the ministry of Education Science and Technology into Schools in Egba, Ijebu-Ode, and Remo axis of the state, Commissioner for Education Science and Technology Professor Abayomi Arigbabu revealed that the monitoring team cut across every part of the State to monitor the level of preparedness Among the schools management, Teachers and Students', for the new academic calendar.

  2 months ago ago
Commissioner For Education Charges Students To Be Diligent, Promising A Better Teaching Experience

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Troops Kill 27 Boko Haram Fighters, Missing Ijebu-Ode Chief Imam Found Dead

Photo Credit To Google Troops kill 27 Boko Haram fighters, arrest 51 in counter-insurgency operations: Defence Spokesman The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) said no fewer than 1,000 terrorists and their families have surrendered to the firepower of the troops of Operation Hadin Kai, in the North-East theatre of operations.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Troops Kill 27 Boko Haram Fighters, Missing Ijebu-Ode Chief Imam Found Dead

SOCIETY

Missing Ijebu-Ode community Chief Imam found dead

The cleric identified as Alhaji Musafau Bakare is the chief imam of Atiba, Ijebu Ode who was reported to be Kidnapped by unknown persons on Wednesday night. Below is the photo of him; Photo Credit: Google. Furthermore, the cleric who was reported to be kidnapped on Wednesday night has been confirmed dead by the police after he was found dead inside his newly acquired Toyota highlander in the early hours of Thursday, by police officers attached to Obalende District Police Station, Ijebu Ode.

  3 months ago ago
Missing Ijebu-Ode community Chief Imam found dead

MILITARY

Afenifere Blasts FG, Advises South West Communities On What To Do With Bandits

Afenifere, a Yoruba socio-cultural organization, has advised communities in the South-West to be ready to defend their lands against robbers who have declared war on Nigeria. The group also requested that the federal government legalize state police to allow states to protect themselves in the midst of the country's danger.

  3 months ago ago
Afenifere Blasts FG, Advises South West Communities On What To Do With Bandits

SOCIETY

Missing Ijebu-Ode Chief Imam Found Dead In His Car

A prominent Islamic cleric and chief of Imam Atiba Community in Ijebu-Ode in Ogun State, Sheikh Mushafau Bakare, who was reportedly kidnapped by unknown gunmen, has been found dead. Relatives and close associates had earlier raised alarm that Bakare was abducted on wenesday night, August 11.

  3 months ago ago
Missing Ijebu-Ode Chief Imam Found Dead In His Car

SOCIETY

Mixed reaction as truck ran Into building, mother, daughter, one other crushed to death (See Photos)

According to the information gathered by IGBERE TV, a mother and her daughter and a motorcyclist got crushed and killed by a Mack truck on Monday 2nd June, 2021 at the Imepe area of Ijebu-Ode, Lagos State. It was reported that a driver of a Mack Truck loaded with granite was traveling from Ago-Iwoye and lost control of the vehicle due to over speeding.

  4 months ago ago
Mixed reaction as truck ran Into building, mother, daughter, one other crushed to death (See Photos)

SOCIETY

Man Dies Of Internal Bleeding, After A Soldier Allegedly Beat Him For Slapping His Daughter

A widowed woman lost her only son after he was allegedly beaten by a soldier for slapping his daughter in a church in Ogun sate. The deceased Hope Tava Anthony was 22 years old. It was reported that him and the soldier's daughter (Adeoye Precious) had a misunderstanding at church on Friday, the 25th of August, this this led to him slapping her and they were both punished in the church.

  3 months ago ago
Man Dies Of Internal Bleeding, After A Soldier Allegedly Beat Him For Slapping His Daughter

ENTERTAINMENT

Today's Headlines: Total Amount Barca Owe PSG Star Revealed, Missing Ijebu-Ode Chief Imam Found Dead

Barcelona announced that Messi would not continue in their set up as a result of financial issues, and the 34-year-old was officially unveiled by new club PSG on Tuesday. However, the Catalan club still owes the Argentine superstar a staggering €39m [£33m] in bonuses from his final contract, according to Spanish outlet, El Espanyol.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Total Amount Barca Owe PSG Star Revealed, Missing Ijebu-Ode Chief Imam Found Dead

ENTERTAINMENT

Eniola Badmus celebrates her birthday today

Eniola Badmus is an actress, script writer, entertainer and a social media influencer from Nigeria. She came fully into the Nigeria movie industry in 2008 after she was featured in the movie titled 'Jenifa' Eniola was conceived in Lagos, Nigeria. She had her primary and secondary school education in Ijebu Ode.

  3 months ago ago
Eniola Badmus celebrates her birthday today

SOCIETY

Ogun State Police Command Have Arrested A Suspect For Raping A Student

Men of Ogun State Police Command have arrested a thirty-nine-year-old administrative worker of the College of Health Technology, Ilese, Ijebu-Ode, Olawale Jamiu for allegedly having unlawful carnal knowledge of a student of the college. The state Police Public Relation Officers, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, said in his statement that the management reported that the victim was raped when she wanted to collect her school file from the suspect in his office.

  3 months ago ago
Ogun State Police Command Have Arrested A Suspect For Raping A Student