Sign in
Download Opera News App

ogun state

POLITICS

Here Is What Obafemi Awolowo Said When He Was Sent To Prison

Obafemi Awolowo is a very prominent Nigeria politician who has established worldwide recognition and fame in different parts of the world. We will be discussing what Obafemi Awolowo said when he was sent to prison Chief Obafemi Jeremiah Oyeniyi Awolowo is a very Influential Politician, Nigerian nationalist and statesman who is commonly called Obafemi Awolowo.

  4 days ago
Here Is What Obafemi Awolowo Said When He Was Sent To Prison

SOCIETY

No Life Lost As Container, Truck Fall On Tricycle In Ogun (Photos)

Information coming out of Iwe Iroyin in Ogun State by news reporters revealed that, a container-truck has fell on a commercial Tricycle, at Lombady axis, inward Ota Idiroko road in Ogun State. According to information, it was also revealed that no life was lost as passengers in the tricycle were sharp enough to jump out following their observation that the container may fall on them, if care isn't taken.

  2 days ago
No Life Lost As Container, Truck Fall On Tricycle In Ogun (Photos)

ENTERTAINMENT

Meet The Famous Yoruba Actor Who Is Also A King In Ijebu, Ogun State

There are so many Influential Actors that have always thrilled us with their interesting movie. Some of these prominent Actors are traditional rulers in their hometowns. We will be discussing Nollywood Actor who is also a king in Ijebu. Omogoriola Hassan is a professional Actor, Director and Filmmaker who is commonly called Hassan.

  6 days ago
Meet The Famous Yoruba Actor Who Is Also A King In Ijebu, Ogun State

SOCIETY

56 suspected Yahoo boys arrested, cars & mobile phones confiscated as EFCC invaded Ogun State hotel

The operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have apprehended fifty-six (56) suspected internet scammers in Ogun State. The members of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission allegedly invaded the local government-owned hotel which was occupied by the fifty-six suspected internet fraudsters, ransacking and investigating the area before successfully apprehending them.

  6 days ago
56 suspected Yahoo boys arrested, cars & mobile phones confiscated as EFCC invaded Ogun State hotel

SOCIETY

3 Benefits Society may Derive from Arrest of Suspected 'Yahoo Boys' by EFCC

Getting rid of financial fraud is critical to robust economic growth and development of society at large. No nation can attain its full potential in an atmosphere where financial fraud and others thrive. The arrest of 87 suspected internet fraudsters by Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC in Edo and Ogun States is a welcome development to achieve crime free society in Nigeria.

  4 days ago
3 Benefits Society may Derive from Arrest of Suspected 'Yahoo Boys' by EFCC

POLITICS

PDP Kicks Against Governor Abiodun’s Move To Borrow 83.5Billion Naira

*PRESS STATEMENT* The attention of the Ogun State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has been drawn to a fresh attempt by the ruling APC government under Prince Dapo Abiodun to embark on another voyage of desperate borrowing. This time, the governor is seeking additional 83.5bN loan from the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission, (RMFAC).

  3 days ago
PDP Kicks Against Governor Abiodun’s Move To Borrow 83.5Billion Naira

EDUCATION

Soyinka Hosts Ogun Academic Laureates, Charges Them To Have A Holistic Sense Of Subject Integration

Ogun State Government has honoured the State Academic laureates for making the State proud in various Academic competitions in which they participated. Some of the laureates received cheques ranging from five million naira to fifty thousand naira(N5,000,000 --- N50,000) while others were rewarded with houses and laptops.

  1 days ago
Soyinka Hosts Ogun Academic Laureates, Charges Them To Have A Holistic Sense Of Subject Integration

POLITICS

APC State Congress: 2 Steps Tinubu Can Take While He's In London

Bola Ahmed Tinubu is still in London and he may not return until the All Progressives Congress conducts the state congresses in which the state chairmen of the political party would be elected in all the states of the federation. The national leader of the party needs to take at least two steps while he is still in London.

  5 days ago
APC State Congress: 2 Steps Tinubu Can Take While He's In London

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Nobody Is Safe - Lamido Tells Obasanjo; Ekiti Govt Orders immediate Reconstruction of Broken Bridge

Lamido meets Obasanjo, says nobody is safe FORMER President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo and former governor of Jigawa State, Sule Lamido held a closed-door meeting in Abeokuta, Ogun State. (Photos Credit: Punch Newspaper) Lamido visited Obasanjo at his Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library Pent House residence, Abeokuta, on Sunday.

  6 days ago
Today's Headlines: Nobody Is Safe - Lamido Tells Obasanjo; Ekiti Govt Orders immediate Reconstruction of Broken Bridge

POLITICS

Abiodun, Amosun factions may adopt sharing formula to end imbroglio arise from recent APC congresses

The factions of the Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun and Former Governor of Ogun State and Present Senator Representing Ogun Central at the National Assembly may adopt sharing formula to end imbroglio arising from recent APC congresses in the state. According to a source, All Progressives Congress (APC) Appeal Panel on the Local Government Congress in Ogun State, has also hinted that the party may adopt a sharing formula to end the imbroglio arising from the recent congresses, between the factions of Governor Dapo Abiodun and Senator Ibikunle Amosun.

  1 days ago
Abiodun, Amosun factions may adopt sharing formula to end imbroglio arise from recent APC congresses

EDUCATION

Mathematics Saved Me From Insanity During 27-Month Incarceration - Soyinka

Nobel Laureate, Wole Soyinka, has revealed how solving mathematical problems helped save him from insanity during his 27-month incarceration. Soyinka made this revelation on Thursday at his Kemta, Idi Araba residence in Abeokuta, Ogun State, while addressing academic laureates who did Ogun proud in various competitions.

  2 days ago
Mathematics Saved Me From Insanity During 27-Month Incarceration - Soyinka

EDUCATION

Ogun Honours Academic Laureates, Assures Qualitative Education In The State

Over the years til today, Ogun State remains the gateway state to educational development of this country, due to its unquantified contributions. With the performance of this youngsters in their Academics pursuit, precipitated by the enabling environment created by the present Administration, this will continue to serve as benchmark for the success of this coming generations.

  2 days ago
Ogun Honours Academic Laureates, Assures Qualitative Education In The State

EDUCATION

Early Morning Downpour Heralds A New Academic Year As Schools Resume In Ogun

After about six weeks of holiday marking the end of year 2020/2021 Academic Session, Students across the length and breadth of Ogun State on Monday 13th September 2021, resumes for a new School year marking the commencement of the first term Activities in year 2021/2022 Academic Session. The day was characterized with a downpour that delayed many Students and Teachers from arriving early in their respective schools on the first day of resumption.

  6 days ago
Early Morning Downpour Heralds A New Academic Year As Schools Resume In Ogun

SOCIETY

FG, Ogun commence palliative works on Sango-Ota, Lagos-Abeokuta roads

The Ogun State government said the Federal Ministry of Public Works and Housing, together with its Ministry of Public Works and Infrastructure, had finalized plans to undertake palliative works on critical sections of the road. Sango-Ota-Idiroko, from the Sango Under bridge to Ojuore. State government chief press secretary Kunle Somorin said in a statement on Tuesday.

  4 days ago
FG, Ogun commence palliative works on Sango-Ota, Lagos-Abeokuta roads

SOCIETY

ROMO Rolls Out Union Guidelines in Ogun to Avoid Hoodlums and Extortions

The Riders and Owners of Motorcycle Organisation simply identified as ROMO in Ogun State, has rolled out another transportation guidelines in Ogun State in order to curb some of the challenges facing riders and passengers in the state. According to the transport union chairman of ROMO in Ogun State , Alhaji Rasaq Sotoyo after an online reporter meant with him on Monday in Abeokuta, the State Capital said, I wish to congratulate our union members to the beginning of a new week.

  6 days ago
ROMO Rolls Out Union Guidelines in Ogun to Avoid Hoodlums and Extortions

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Insecurity: Nigeria Needs A 10-Year Roadmap For Recovery - Ex-Gov. Daniel Gbenga.

The former governor of Ogun State, Daniel Gbenga, he said Nigeria needs to develop a clear 10-year roadmap that will restructure the system and solve the issue of insecurity and economic growth in all the states of the country. Speaking further, the former governor advised Nigeria to plan out a blueprint that will assist all federation units to reach a sustainable economy that thrives on the growth of local economy across all states.

  1 days ago
Insecurity: Nigeria Needs A 10-Year Roadmap For Recovery - Ex-Gov. Daniel Gbenga.

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.

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

JUSTICE

FG, Ogun Begins Palliative Works On Sango-Ota, Lagos-Abeokuta Roads

Information gathered via Ogun State Chief Press Secretary identified by Kunle Somorin said, the Federal Ministry of Works and Housing in collaboration with Ogun State Ministry of Works and Infrastructure has finalised their plans to embark on palliative work on critical sections on Sango-Ota-Idiroko Road, starting from Sango Under bridge to Ojuore.

  4 days ago
FG, Ogun Begins Palliative Works On Sango-Ota, Lagos-Abeokuta Roads

POLITICS

Ogun State Joins The VAT Fight As Bill To Legalise Tax Passes Second Reading In Parliament

According to report, a bill that will empower the Ogun State Government to collect value added tax "VAT" has passed the second reading at the state’s house of assembly. During the Tuesday plenary, the Clerk of the Assembly, Deji Adeyemo read and introduced the bill to the lawmakers.

  5 days ago
Ogun State Joins The VAT Fight As Bill To Legalise Tax Passes Second Reading In Parliament

RELIGION

Bishop Oyedepo recounts how worshipper once ran mad after stealing money from his church.

General Overseer of the Living Church Gospel aka Winners Chapel, Bishop David Oyedepo recounts how a worshipper ran mad while trying to steal from his church Source: Gistreel on Facebook Pastor Oyedepo was Speaking at the ongoing International youth alive convention 2021 in his Church's headquarter in Canaanland Ota, Ogun State.

  4 days ago
Bishop Oyedepo recounts how worshipper once ran mad after stealing money from his church.