Ibadan

Panic as terrorists threaten to bomb University of Ibadan

There is panic at the University of Ibadan following the circulation ‎of a letter purportedly written to all staff by a terror sect that goes by the name, al-wilayat al-Islamiyya Gharb Afriqiyyah, threatening carryout ceaseless bombings at the institution. According to the circulation, on Friday afternoon, September 23, the terrorist threatened to wreck monumental havoc through […]

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Couple in Ibadan jailed 14 years for luring girls into prostitution in Libya

Justice Joyce Abdulmaleek of the Federal High Court, Ibadan, on Tuesday sentenced a couple to 14 years imprisonment without an option of fine, for human trafficking. Abdulmaleek convicted Idowu Folorunso, 37, and his wife, Titilayo, and sentenced them to seven years imprisonment each. She said the prosecution provided overwhelming oral, documentary and other substantial evidence […]

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Oyo State Government demolishes 69-year-old building in Ibadan …

A 69-year-old house in the Ososami area of Ibadan, has been demolished by the Oyo State Government with claims that the house has become a threat to residents around it. The state Commissioner for Information, Culture and Strategy, Toye Arulogun, stated that the demolition was a proactive step to prevent damage to neighbouring structures and […]

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Security beefed up at University of Ibadan over terror attack …

Ibadan – The management of the University of Ibadan on Wednesday said it had no intention to make life unbearable for the university community through the recent screening exercise introduced at the institution’s gates. The university’s Director of Communication, Mr Olatunji Oladejo, in Ibadan said that the measure was in response to the threat by […]

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"Bukas and Joints": Olisa Adibua travels to Ibadan to discover the best

The second season of “Bukas and Joint” features Olisa Adibua traveling around Nigeria in search of the most authentic Bukas and Joints. Culled from :Here

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University Of Ibadan: We Are Not Taking Terrorist Threats For Granted

The management of the University of Ibadan on Wednesday has said it had no intention to make life unbearable for the university community. This is due to the recent screening exercise introduced at the institution’s gates because of threats the school had received from an unknown group to launch bomb attacks on it’s campus. Security […]

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Ogbomosho

Ajimobi’s wife distributes food items to 2500 women

The wife of the Oyo State Governor, Mrs Florence Ajimobi, on Thursday distributed food items from the Ajumose Food Bank to more than 2,500 women in Ogbomoso and its environs. The beneficiaries benefited from the various items which including foodstuff and beverages. Ajimobi said the exercise, which was continuous, was aimed at addressing economic hardship […]

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Batch B Zamfara Corp Member Sorunke Olayiwola Lukman, reportedly missing

He is Sorunke Olayiwola Lukman ZM/15B/0110 a serving corp member with Zamfara state, Anka Local Government area to be precise. He left home (Abeokuta) for his place of primary assignment to do his final clearance as he was a Batch B Stream 1 corp member, on Wednesday 20th to board a night bus to Zamfara. […]

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‘FCIU won’t stop Crown Cup dream’

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‘We’ll end Crown Cup dream’

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Recession: Ajimobi’s wife distributes foodstuffs to Oyo women

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Federation Cup: Crown ambush FC IfeanyiUbah in Kaduna

Promotion –chasing Crown FC of Ogbomosho have two big games within a few days as they confront NPFL side FC IfeanyiUbah in the first semi final of the 2016 men’s Federation Cup competition on Wednesday. Giant –killers Crown turned back NPFL title –chasing Enugu Rangers among other big conquests on their way to the last […]

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Akinyele

Touts Take Over Lagos Airport As Security Personnel Collect N1000

Despite the current unpleasant security situation in the country, touts and touting activities have continued to take center stage across Nigerian airports especially the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos. An investigation by our correspondent revealed that security personnel, especially the Aviation Security (AVSEC), a department under the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), also […]

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Winners in the Nevada Press Association’s 2016 contest

Posted: Saturday, September 24, 2016 9:01 pm | Updated: 9:30 pm, Sat Sep 24, 2016. Winners in the Nevada Press Association’s 2016 contest Associated Press | MESQUITE, Nev. (AP) — Here’s the list of winners in the Nevada Press Association 2016 “Better Newspaper Contest,” announced Saturday night at the newspaper organization’s annual convention. Most of […]

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Winners in the Nevada Press Association’s 2016 contest …

MESQUITE, Nev. (AP) — Here’s the list of winners in the Nevada Press Association 2016 “Better Newspaper Contest,” announced Saturday night at the newspaper organization’s annual convention. Most of the awards are divided among five classes: urban daily newspapers with circulation of 15,000 or more; intermediate newspapers, printed more than once a week with circulation […]

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We it! Watch the Video for EmmaOhMaGod’s New Single ‘Marry Me’

One of our favourite comedians EmmaOhMaGod has released the official video to his song ‘Marry Me’. The song was produced by Olaitan Dada while the video was directed by Shabach Akinyele. You can download the song here. A love song, we see him ‘toasting’ a young girl and in the edn she falls for his charms and […]

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We it! Watch the Video for EmmaOhMaGod’s New Single ‘Marry Me’

One of our favourite comedians EmmaOhMaGod has released the official video to his song ‘Marry Me’. The song was produced by Olaitan Dada while the video was directed by Shabach Akinyele. You can download the song here. A love song, we see him ‘toasting’ a young girl and in the edn she falls for his charms and […]

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Emulates Markafi, Sheriff’s peaceful resolution, Akinyele pleads with Lagos PDP

A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in Lagos State who was also the House of Representatives candidate for Ifako- Ijaiye Federal Constituency in the last 2015 general election, Hon. Babatope Akinyele has commended the leadership of the party at the National level for maturity demonstrated in finding lasting solution to the imbroglio rocking the party in the recent time, calling on the Lagos state PDP to follow the suit. Akinyele […]

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Itesiwaju

Oyo Assembly moves to take over ownership of LAUTECH

The Oyo State House of Assembly has summoned the state Ministry of Justice and its Education counterpart to appear on September 27 over the ownership status of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso. This followed a motion by Olawunmi Oladeji (Ogbomoso North/LP) and co-sponsored by nine other lawmakers at the plenary session on Thursday. The […]

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Oyo Assembly moves to take over ownership of LAUTECH

  Oyo State House of Assembly has summoned the state Ministry of Justice and its Education counterpart to appear on Sept. 27 over ownership status of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso.   This followed a motion by Mrs Olawunmi Oladeji (Ogbomoso North/LP) and co-sponsored by nine other lawmakers at the plenary session on […]

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AN OPEN LETTER TO GOVERNOR AKINWUNMI AMBODE

My Dear Governor, A very good day to you sir, May the almighty God continue to replenish and strength you to pilot the affairs of this great State of Lagos to the desired destination/itesiwaju. Your dream and plans for a state that will move forward “itesiwaju” for our children and grand children will be a […]

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A two-man terror gang unleashed mayhem on a family in Igboora

The Ajayi family of Isale Oba area of Igboora in Itesiwaju local government area of Oyo State has appealed to the Inspector General of Police and other relevant security agencies to provide the family with maximum security protection against constant threat, attack and harassment from a two- man terror gang that has been unleashing terror […]

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Ikere Gorge dam: Okeogun farmers buy N18,000 water daily •Call on FG to complete the dam project

Some farmers in Iseyin, Oke-ogun area of Oyo State have lamented that they buy more than N12,000 worth of water daily, even during the dry season. The farmers, who complained that they could not farm during the dry season because of water scarcity, called on the Federal Government to complete the Ikere Gorge Dam, which […]

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There could be oil in the North –Buhari instructs NNPC to follow up the search

President Muhammadu Buhari has instructed the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), to embark on a search towards oil exploration in the north, precisely, the Benue canal. Benue canal is a major geological formation underlying a large part of Nigeria, extending about 1,000km North-East from the Bight of Benin to Lake Chad. It should be noted, […]

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Olorunsogo

Ajimobi’s wife distributes food items to 2,500 women » TODAY.ng

The wife of the Oyo State Governor, Mrs Florence Ajimobi, on Thursday distributed food items from the Ajumose Food Bank to more than 2,500 women in Ogbomoso and its environs. The beneficiaries benefited from the various items which including foodstuff and beverages. Ajimobi said the exercise, which was continuous, was aimed at addressing economic hardship […]

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Egbin power plant may be shut over rising debt – MD

The nation’s electricity woes may worsen in the coming weeks as liquidity and gas supply issues are threatening the operation of its biggest power station, Egbin. The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Egbin Power Plc, Mr. Dallas Peavey Jr., said in an interview that the owners of the plant might be forced to consider […]

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In Oyo: State Assembly passes bill for creation of 35 LCDAs

Oyo State Assembly has passed into law the creation of 35 local council development areas in the state. play Oyo state speaker, Michael Adeyemo (nigerianeye) Culled from :Here

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Egbin power plant may be shut over rising debt – MD » TODAY.ng

The nation’s electricity woes may worsen in the coming weeks as liquidity and gas supply issues are threatening the operation of its biggest power station, Egbin. The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Egbin Power Plc, Mr. Dallas Peavey Jr., said in an interview that the owners of the plant might be forced to consider […]

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Nigerian electricity network dropped by 1000MW

In Nigeria, the country’s generation output dropped by 1,000MW last week due to four power plants being down. According to local media Today, this brought the total number of down power plants to 10. Electricity network takes a hit Today reported: “Electricity from the nation’s biggest power station, Egbin, located in Lagos, hit a record […]

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Oyo House passes bill to create 35 new councils

Oyo State House of Assembly has passed into law Local Governments Further Amendment Bill 2016 for the creation of 35 Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs). The passage of the bill, according to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), was sequel to the report of the Committee on Local Government Chieftaincy Matters and State Honour. The […]

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Egbeda

Recession Debate: Between NASS And Sale Of Assets

Since last week Tuesday when the National Assembly resumed from its annual vacation to begin a debate on the state of the nation’s economy, there have been mixed reactions to the divergent opinions expressed by lawmakers on the way out of the current economic recession. BODE GBADEBO AND ADEBIYI ADEFAPO write on what actually transpired […]

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RCCG LP 38 men hold Convention, free diabetes screening

Come October 1, 2016, all roads will lead to the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Lagos Province 38 for the 2016 convention of the Redeemer’s Men. The annual programme is an avenue for men at RCCG LP 38 to gather to celebrate and worship God in a special way. The 2016 edition is themed: “Created For Exploits.” Some […]

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RCCG LP 38 men hold Convention, free diabetes screening

Come October 1, 2016, all roads will lead to the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Lagos Province 38 for the 2016 convention of the Redeemer’s Men. The annual programme is an avenue for men at RCCG LP 38 to gather to celebrate and worship God in a special way. The 2016 edition is themed: “Created For Exploits.” Some […]

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Crack in Oyo Accord as party holds parallel congresses

There are cracks in Oyo State Accord party, as parallel ward congresses held across the state at the weekend. The party is the major opposition against the administration of Governor Abiola Ajimobi. Many aspirants had left the party before the general election, accusing its leader, ex-Governor Rashidi Ladoja, of singlehandedly picking candidates. Two parallel congresses […]

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MultiChoice Takes DStv Customer Forum To Egbeda

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In Lagos15yr old girl raped by keke napep driver in Egbeda

There is an ongoing search for a commercial tricycle rider, known as Mr. Lati Ajoje, a suspect accused of raping a 15-year-old. Read  More: Father arrested for repeatedly raping his daughter, infects her with HIV According to PUNCH the rape victim whose identity wasn’t disclosed for security reasons was a daughter to a woman who […]

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LAUTECH ownership crisis : Hoodlums attack Osun indigenes …

| September 30, 2016

LAUTECH Femi Makinde, Osogbo The ownership crisis rocking the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso took a new dimension on Tuesday  as some hoodlums reportedly mobilised by some Ogbomoso indigenes  invaded the campus and attacked some lecturers and other university workers from Osun State. Our correspondent gathered that the Osun State Governor, Mr. Rauf Aregbesola, […]

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Ogun-Cleric-Stuck-in-Shrine Saga: Idol worshippers beat me with charms – Pastor

| September 30, 2016

…We didn’t pay N500,000 fine for sacrifice—CAN By Daud Olatunji Pasto: ABEOKUTA—The pastor who allegedly got stuck in a shrine in Ketu community, Ayetoro, in Yewa North Local Government Area of Ogun State, Prince Wale Fagbire, has denied being struck by idols while destroying their shrines. Pastor Fagbire, who presides over Christ Apostolic Church, Ona-Iye, Ayetoro, […]

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INEC Confirms Eyitayo Jegede As Recognized PDP Candidate In Ondo State

| September 30, 2016

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday confirmed Eyitayo Jegede as the “authentic candidate” of the crisis ridden Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo state ahead of the governorship election slated for November 26th 2016. The Commission subsequently went ahead and published Mr. Jegede’s name as the Candidate of the ruling party despite a factional crisis rocking […]

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