Tag Archives: Abeokuta

Ogun Governor Appoints BBN Laycon As Youth Ambassador

  Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun has appointed 26-year-old, winner of the reality television show, Big Brother Naija Olamilekan Laycon Agbeleshe as a youth ambassador. The governor also announced a gift of three bedroom bungalow and N5million for him. He made the announcement in Abeokuta, the state capital, when he played host to the winner … Continue reading Ogun Governor Appoints BBN Laycon As Youth Ambassador

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Eight Passengers Burnt To Death In Lagos/Ibadan Expressway Accident

  Eight persons were reportedly burnt to death in a lone accident involving a Mazda passenger bus around Saapade bridge by Straight Gate college on Lagos-Ibadan expressway on Saturday night. This was confirmed by the sector commander of the Federal Roads Safety Corps (FRSC), Ahmed Umar, to newsmen in Abeokuta on Sunday. He explained that … Continue reading Eight Passengers Burnt To Death In Lagos/Ibadan Expressway Accident

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AfDB: Obasanjo Hails Buhari Over Adesina’s Re-Election

  Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has commended President Muhammed Buhari’s led Federal Government for the support given at ensuring the successful re-election of the President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina. Obasanjo, in what appeared to be his first official reaction, since Adesina’s re-election penultimate week, also thanked some past and present … Continue reading AfDB: Obasanjo Hails Buhari Over Adesina’s Re-Election

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Ogun Govt Announces Automatic Promotion For Students, Fixes Resumption Date

  All students except those in tertiary institutions have been given an automatic promotion to the next class by the Ogun State Government which announced September 21 for the reopening of schools in the state for the first term of 2020/2021 session. The Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Kunle Somorin, made the announcement in … Continue reading Ogun Govt Announces Automatic Promotion For Students, Fixes Resumption Date

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N-TYZE Entertainment Files N10m Suit Against Humblesmith

    The Managing Director of a record label, N-TYZE Entertainment, Ovie Williams has filed an N10m suit against Afropop singer, Ekenedilichukwu Ijemba popularly known as Humblesmith.  In the suit filed in the High Court of Ogun, Abeokuta Division, Ovie accused the “Osinachi crooner” of contract breach, assault and intimidation over a passport “theft” claim. … Continue reading N-TYZE Entertainment Files N10m Suit Against Humblesmith

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Prophet Arrested For Impregnating Sisters, Defrauding Mother Of N2m

  The police have arrested a man said to be the founder and general overseer of the Church of the Lord at Olomore in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital. In a statement on Sunday, the police explained that the suspect, Prophet Ebenezer Ajigbotoluwa, was apprehended by men of the Ogun State Command for defiling and … Continue reading Prophet Arrested For Impregnating Sisters, Defrauding Mother Of N2m

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Obasanjo Tests Negative For COVID-19

Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has tested negative to Covid-19. Obasanjo took the test last Friday, August 7, 2020, at his Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL) Pent House residence, Okemosan, Abeokuta, Ogun State capital. The former President’s Special Assistant on Media, Kehinde Akinyemi, disclosed on Sunday that the samples of the test, conducted by one … Continue reading Obasanjo Tests Negative For COVID-19

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COVID-19 Test In Any Of Our 61 Laboratories Is Free – NCDC

  The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has insisted that coronavirus (COVID-19) tests conducted within its molecular laboratories across the country are free. It stated this on Sunday via its verified Twitter handle. According to the agency, the scale-up of testing is key in assessing the nation’s COVID-19 situation and coordinating response across the … Continue reading COVID-19 Test In Any Of Our 61 Laboratories Is Free – NCDC

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SS3 Boarding Students Must Take COVID-19, Malaria Tests – Ogun Govt

  The Ogun State government has said that all SS3 boarding students in the state must take the tests for COVID-19 and malaria before they will be admitted into their various hostels. This was announced in a statement on Saturday by the S.A. to the governor on Primary and Secondary Education, Mrs Ronke Soyombo. She … Continue reading SS3 Boarding Students Must Take COVID-19, Malaria Tests – Ogun Govt

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