A multiple accidents involving an articulated truck and two commercial cab with another commercial motorcycle popularly known as Okada yesterday occurred in Kemta Idi-Aba Axis of Abeokuta, the Ogun State Capital. (Wednesday 22nd, September 2021) The accident which occurred around 2:30pm at about the time the School Children were going home as quite a number of school children were in the two taxi .
Lawal Hasan is a fifteen year old secondary school student who from his younger days had developed a passion for creativity in Art through his sense of Appreciating other pupil's work , right from his younger days. So many people that he had passed through both formally and informally has contributed to his fast risen profile in Art and creativity.
Senator Ibikunle Omolaja Amosu was the immediate past Governor of Ogun State who was elected under the platform of the former Action Congress AC in 2011, a party that later metamorphos into All Progressive Congress APC.
Contrary to report in section of the media that the JSS one pupil of Paterson Memorial Baptist Grammar School idi Aba , Abeokuta, who was rescued in a flood during a heavy downpour on Thursday 8th July 2021 has died, the boy in question according to the information coming from the victim's school has confirmed that the boy is hale and hearty and he's responding to treatments.
Here are some News headlines 1.11 arrested as Yoruba Nation agitators, police clash in Ogun On Saturday, some Yoruba People who went on a rally for Oduduwa Republic, clashed with men of the Nigerian Police in Ogun State Capital.The Police resisted them, and arrested Eleven of the Agitators because they broke the Police Ban on Mass Rally in the Abeokuta.
Late Veteran Actor, Kayode Odumosun popularly known as "Pa Kasumu" has been finally buried in his hometown in Abeokuta, Ogun State Capital. PA Kasumu until his death on the 1st of May, 2020 was a veteran actor who was born on March 16, 1953. The Yoruba film actor who started his acting career in 1968 at the age of 15 died in Lagos on March 1, 2020, at the age of 67 after an illness. Kayode Odumosun, Pa Kasumu was a household name in the Yoruba movie industry until he was diagnosed with biventricular heart
A former Inspector General of the Nigeria Police Force, Sunday Ehindero, has said operatives of the Western Nigeria Security Network, otherwise known as Amotekun, are not allowed to carry arms under any guise. Ehindero said this in Abeokuta, the Ogun State Capital on Monday where he was the anchor of a sensitisation awareness campaign on community policing. This is coming at a time the Amotekun corps in Oyo state is being accused of killing two persons in Ibadan. The former police boss emphasised that Amotekun
The EFCC, Ibadan zonal office, on Thursday arrested 48 suspected internet fraudsters in Abeokuta, the Ogun State Capital. Report said, most of the suspect claimed they are undergraduate,ranging between the ages of 18 and 28 years respectively. The suspects were arrested at locations around Alabata area of the ancient town, following actionable intelligence on their alleged involvement in internet-related crimes. Here are the names of the suspects: Anwinilomo Tomisin, Ayeni Ifedapo, Melojuekun Oluwatobi, Ade
Barely 48 hours after two persons were killed at Former Governor Gbenga Daniel's Conference Hotel in Abeokuta, another gas explosion has rocked the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL), in the Ogun State Capital. Two persons were feared to have died in the raging gas explosion which occurred on Thursday morning.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is a Nigerian law enforcement agency that investigates financial crimes such as advanced fraud and money laundering in the country. The commission was established in 2003 and can boast of various success across the country. The official handle of the EFCC took to their page to reveal the faces of nine internet fraudsters who bagged jail term in Abeokuta, according to the EFCC, the Ibadan zone office secured the conviction of nine internet fraudsters, befor
A group of hoodlums and some hausa traders have clashed in the Osun State capital, Osogbo. According to reports, the hoodlums were led by a man known as Ikeja. The true cause of the clash hasn't been disclosed as at the time of reporting the incident. Police report and eyewitness reports stated that the clash was highly violent. Reports stated that it all started as a simple argument between the market traders and the group of hoodlums. The argument soon turned into a violent confrontation which led to the injury
RECENTLY, men of the Ogun State Police Command paraded some notorious criminals, who were on a mission to Ekiti State to rob a commercial bank. The syndicate, who were arrested on 5th of December, 2019 included Ahmed Abdullahi, Adebanjo Bamidele, Johnson Ojo and Mathew Olagoke. The suspects were paraded at the police headquarters in Abeokuta, the Ogun State Capital recently after their failed robbery attempt. It was gathered that the suspect were in cohort with the bank it question to aid a smooth operation
As Sunday Igboho Arrived Ogun State Capital, See What He Was Spotted Doing That Sparked Reactions (Photos) Sunday Igboho is Yoruba activist and frontier of the Oduduwa Republic. The Activist of Yoruba and frontier of the oduduwa Republic arrive the state capital of Ogun State to chase out the Fulani Herdsmen harbouring and terrorizing the good people of Abeokuta, Ogun State. 2 days after Sunday Igboho arrived Abeokuta, Ogun State capital, he was welcome like a state governor and praising his name at the same
Some candidates sitting for the 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) on Wednesday were denied access into their respective examination centers. The UTME officials accused the candidates of arriving late to their Computer-Based Test Centers. Authorities of Tertiary Examination had announced that the examination will hold between 7am to 9am. Candidates who arrived at the examination centers after the scheduled time were told go back home and prepare for next year Tertiary Examination. The af
As Abeokuta, the Ogun State Capital now has three of her sons officially listed with GCFR after their names, ie, Olusegun Obasanjo, GCFR, Ernest Sonekan,GCFR, MKO Abiola, GCFR, you should know the origin of her uniqueness. Abeokuta was a sovereign nation for 20 years and 11 months before the British almagamated her with the rest of Nigeria. She had her own laws, Police Force, Civil Service and was well organized. The Alake was the head of the defunct government known as the Egba United Government (1 Februar
If you've been keeping up with the peaceful protest across parts of the country in quest to persuade the federal government to end/ban a unit in the Nigerian Police known as Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) which has become a nightmare to most Nigerians especially their involvement in extra juditiary killings of innocent people, then you'd understand why many people including native doctors are all out for it. A native doctor was spotted yesterday during the ongoing peaceful #endSARS protest. The native doctor appeared
Man Recall How Divine Mercy Saved Him From A Ghastly Accident That Almost Claimed His Life To the family of Mr and Mrs Akolawole who resides at Agbopa Area of Olokuta village in Abeokuta , Ogun State Capital, also a family of the teaching service, precisely Lisabi Grammar School Junior Idi Aba, Abeokuta, the incident which occurred to their them on 12th February 2020 will forever be in their memmory as the day could have left their two children as an Orphan. Writing on his Facebook page , Kolawole Abayomi was
Fela Kuti was born on October 15, 1938, in Abeokuta, the Ogun State Capital. He was the son of Reverend Israel Oludotun Ransome-Kuti, a Protestant Minister, School principal and the first President of the Nigerian Union of Teachers, and Mrs. Francis Abigail Olufunmilayo Ransome-Kuti, a political activist. Musical Career Fela learnt to play the piano and drums as a child and he led his school choir. In the 1950s, Fela told his parents that he was moving to London, England, to study medicine, but ended up att
It has suddenly dawned on everyone that life is short and one needs to enjoy life to the fullest and also ensure you fulfil your potentials. Nigeria is one of the most beautiful places on earth but it's quite sad only a few people have gotten the chance to explore its beauty. Nigeria has so many tourist attractions from beaches, rivers, parks, galleries, museums, mountains and so many natural tourist destinations. Many of us are carried away with life’s activities that we forget that fun is also part of l