1. Samuel Daramola Samuel Olufemi Daramola is a retired Nigerian Army officer. He rose through the ranks to become a Brigadier General before he retired in 1978. He served during the Nigerian Civil War and was head of several units and battalions in the Army. Daramola was born on June 12, 1928, in Ilupeju, Ekiti State.
The residents of Ilupeju-Oshodi in the Mushin local government area of Lagos state have lamented over the losses of their properties. Some suspected cultists had a fight on Monday and Tuesday and unleashed mayhem in the community. According to the report, it was a clash between two cultists and they are identified as Eiye and Aiye.
As part of the effort to ensure quality academic performance of students, Ogun State Government under the leadership of Prince Dapo Abiodun has built new block of classrooms for pupils of Community Primary School, Ilupeju, Oja Odan. The government took the decision to give the school face lift after a video shared by BBC News Pidgin went viral.
As many of us do say "Education is the key" and truly it is the key to a door with many good and beautiful things behind it. We send our children/ward to school to acquire this education and become a better individual in the society and also to become the "leaders of tomorrow". For children to learn well, they must be comfortable, this mean that the institution of learning must be a standard and conducive environment. But in this story you are about to read, the opposite is the case. in a video that was posted
The Punch newspaper has reported that an 18-year-old ex-convict, Jamiu Malomo, has been arrested by men of the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly murdering a 28-year-old woman, Azeezat Akande, he had picked up to spend the night with. The murder incident was said to have taken place in Ilupeju community, Oke-Aregba, Abeokuta in Ogun State.
Ogunro Kudirat Morenikeji who's popularly known as Kudi Alagbo is a renowned Yoruba actress and Herbal Medicine seller. She's the CEO of Kudi Alagbo, a herbal medicine store, where she sells products for men and women problems. She's also the CEO of Shemmy hair, a hair store where she sells women hair. The Abeokuta, Ogun State born actress has been a hairstylist since her days in the secondary school. She completed her apprenticeship immediately she graduated from secondary school. She had the passion for acting
Ogun State Police Command have arrested an 18-year-old boy, Jamiu Malomo, for killing one Miss Azeezat Akande, 28-year-old lady, whom he took home for pleasure. According to the statement released by the state police spokesperson, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, the suspect was arrested after it was reported at the Adatan Divisional Headquarters, by the chairman of Ilupeju community.
One would think that a parent ought to raise their children in a Godly manner as the Bible says, so that he or she does not depart from it when they are fully grown. But this story has taken its own twist, as a parent brings up her children in the opposite way of God's plans. As the story has it, a gang of evil armed robbers who had hijacked trucks at gunpoint in parts of Ondo, Oyo, Ogun and Lagos states and were also involved in several kidnappings in different states, finally got arrested by The Nigerian Police
It was providence and sheer luck that saved some passengers inside a commercial bus on Monday, November 23, when the bus lost control as a result of brake failure and fell inside a drainage by the road. The bus, which has "Emmanuel, God is With Me" inscription written boldly on its back screen, fell into the drainage around 2.40 p.m. when the driver could not control it after realising that the brake had failed, making him to head for the drainage in order to avoid hitting other vehicles. It was gathered that
According to PUNCH, Residents of the Ilupeju area of Isokan community, Iyana Cele, Ifo Local government area of Ogun State have seized two operational vehicles of the Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company for disconnecting their electricity. They insisted that they will not release the vehicles unless their electricity supply is reconnected. It was gathered that a meeting between the head of the community and the youths was ongoing when the officials of IBEDC stormed the community and disconnected the community
The popular Nigerian reality TV show known as the big brother Naija shine ya eye season six took a turn into another dimension as pere and Angel were kept in a room known as white room. During the Sunday night's evictions, pere and Angel were the fake evicted house mates while Saga Nini and Queen got evicted from the big brother Naija shine ya eye season six show.
On Tuesday night, some hoodlums stormed the Ilupeju community in Osun State, robbing indigenes of their valuables, leaving two people injured. A source identified as Kayode Ademola, said the robbers initially attacked a poultry farm before attacking residential areas. Furthermore, a night security man at the farm, identified as Segun, revealed that the mask wearing bandits, arrived the community around 1am, attacked him with a cutlass, tied and kept him in the toilet.
At approximately 5.15 pm, Late Alhaji Lateef Jakande, Lagos State's first civilian governor and former Nigerian Minister of Works, arrived at the Vaults and Gardens cemetery in Ikoyi Lagos. After lying in state at his Ilupeju home earlier, the body was first taken to his family home at Epetedo in Lagos Island until it was finally brought to this final resting place, a private Vaults and Gardens cemetery. Now his remains are buried in the midst of tight defense. Only cameramen were allowed entry into the
Unapproved Building Demolished In Ilupeju By Lagos State Government Photos The Agency in-charge of building control in Lagos State has demolished an unapproved building at Ilupeju area of the state. According to the agency, they said; "The unapproved structure which has no building approval was constructed on a drainage channel, wall fenced with no airspace had previously been served all statutory enforcement notices in line with the Lagos State Urban and Regional Planning Development Law of 2010 with no response
Ever since a Deputy Inspector-General of Police retired from office, he has been unlawfully using his authority to deny newly transfered Divisional Police Officers (DPO) posted to serve at Ilupeju Divsion accesses to the official residence set aside for them. He was said to have refused to relocate ever since he occupied the place by virtue of being the DPO in an acting capacity for just 3 months. Speaking up on his members frustration with the situation, Fredrick Silver-Rotimi, the Chairman of the Police Community
Many Train Users in Lagos earlier made a complaint about the poor traffic caused by the railway in (Lagos-Ibadan) section. The government of Lagos has heard their pleads and is doing everything possible to construct a good railway for the benefits of drivers and the movement of trains in Lagos. The Government of Lagos is currently modernizing the railway project in the Lagos-Ibadan section. This project is as a result to stop the poor traffic of drivers who usually passes through the Jibowu and Yaba Axis every
A mighty elephant is down in the jungle, a mighty Iroko tree has fallen in the wild. Lagos was thrown into a mixed feelings, emotions are pouring down, family members and friend were in so much tears when the deceased body of the first civilian Governor of Lagos State, late Alhaji Lateef Jakande remains were committed to the mother earth at Volts and Gardens Cemetery in the Ikoyi, Lagos State. The late elderly stateman, Jakande died on thursday at the ripe old age of 91. The burial was followed by the Islamic
Lateef Jakande, the Ex-governor of Lagos State Funeral Ceremony Photos The Ex-governor, Alhaji Lateef Jakande, the first civilian governor of Lagos state, have been laid to rest. He died in the early hours of Thursday, February 11. He died at age 91after a fair sickness. It was reported that he died in a sleep. A funeral prayer was observed for him at his residence in the Ilupeju area of Lagos. Obafemi Hamzat, the deputy governor of Lagos state and Ibikunle Amosun, the former governor of Ogun state, were among
The world is indeed full of evil, it is only by grace that one pulls through. People are desperate to make money (especially the youths) and it has led them into involvement in some unholy acts. A video of what happened at ilupeju byepass has gone viral. A lady was seen standing on the street right in front of the chicken republic without any clothes on. According to the voice on the video, the lady was dropped off at that spot early in the morning without clothes. They alleged that this could be the hand work
Photos of the funeral of former Lagos State governor, Alhaji Lateef Jakande The first Lagos State Governor, Alhaji Lateef Kayode Jakande, was buried on Friday, February 12, 2021in Lagos State Prominent politician and journalist died on Thursday at the age of 91. Funeral prayers were held at his residence in Ilupeju, Lagos State. Lagos Deputy Governor Obafemi Hamzat and former Ogun State Governor Ibikunle Amosun were among those who attended the funeral prayers . See photos: RELATED NEWS The Northern Alliance