Abeokuta, Nigeria Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. I have Lost My Authority As The Head Of The House- Man Tells CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    The 39-year-old marriage between Abdulrahman Oseni and Mrs Tayo was on Thursday dissolved by an Ake Customary Court in Abeokuta, Ogun State over stubbornness and provocation.


  2. 'I Had Sex With 10 Men Daily'- 16-Year-Old Prostitute RevealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    The police in Edo state have arrested a 16-year-old teenage mother for allegedly abandoning her baby in an uncompleted building in Abeokuta, Ogun state.


  3. Obasanjo awaits Jonathan's nod for Boko Haram talksRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo is yet to get the government's go-ahead to join the moves for securing the release of the abducted Chibok schoolgirls.


  4. Ogun APC crisis: Osoba rejects parallel exco as aggrieved members defect to LPRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    The crisis rocking the Ogun state chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, is far from over as state leader and former governor, Olusegun Osoba, at the weekend, publicly opposed the decision of the headquarters to recognise a parallel state executive.


  5. Climate Change: Obasanjo Warns NigeriansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    Former President of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has warned Nigerians against actions that could destroy the environment and endanger human existence.


  6. Amaechi warns against impunityRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    Rivers State Governor Chibuike Amaechi has urged Nigerians to wake up and resist tyranny in any form saying dictatorship is creeping into the polity.


  7. What Happens When Girl Quits Prostitution In NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    Twenty-four-year-old Sherifat Bakare who recently quit prostitution and joined the gang was arrested together with four accomplices by the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Ogun State Police Command in Abeokuta on Wednesday, May 21. According to Bakare, she was hustling before Raji, my boyfriend, when he asked her to join his gang a few weeks ago. 1 comment

  8. Why Obasanjo met Boko Haram members' families - Shehu SaniRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    Civil Rights activist, Mallam Shehu Sani, said in Kaduna Wednesday that he led a delegation of some families of suspected Boko Haram members to a meeting with former President Olusegun Obasanjo to find ways of securing the release of the abducted schoolgirls.


  9. Man jailed four-and-half months for theftRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | Vanguard

    A 32-year-old man, Gbenga Oyebode, was Tuesday, sentenced to four-and-half months imprisonment over theft of N254,000 belonging to twin brothers.


  10. Gory scenes in OgunRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2014 | Vanguard

    This, indeed, is an unusual season for the residents of Ogun State. Lately, sleeping with their two eyes closed has become a Herculean task.


  11. Ritualist rapes woman, kills her sonRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | Vanguard

    By DAUD OLATUNJI, Abeokuta Police recover 20 human heads, arrest 7 suspects In recent times, Ogun State seems to be under attacks by ritualists who were on the loose in some parts of the state.


  12. Fee hike at IfeRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    The management of the Obafemi Awolowo University in Ile-Ife, Osun State, has increased fees.


  13. Nigeria: Ogun Eyes U.S $1 Trillion Investment, Attracts 46 New Firms in Two YearsRead the original story

    May 21, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    The Ogun State Government, at the midweek said it has so far attracted 46 new companies with total market value of $7.3 billion in the last two years, as a testimony to the success of its maiden investors' forum in 2012.


  14. How Nigeria can be developed - ex-Mexican PresidentRead the original story

    May 21, 2014 | Vanguard

    Former President of Mexico, Vicente Fox, yesterday in Abeokuta, the Ogun State Capital, there was no doubt that Nigeria would be one of the powerful engines to drive the world economy in the nearest future.


  15. Ogun targets $1trn in new investment driveRead the original story

    May 21, 2014 | Vanguard

    Ogun State government is to partner the private sector in its renewed drive to attract investments worth $1 trillion into the state, focusing on agri-business and urban development.


  16. olice arrest fleeing rapist's mother, 2 brothersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | Vanguard

    The Ogun State Police Command, yesterday, said it had apprehended the mother and two brothers of a suspected run-away rapist, Tosin Ojo, who reportedly raped a 14-year-old girl.


  17. Police recover nail rods planted on highways to puncture vehicle tyresRead the original story

    May 18, 2014 | Vanguard

    BY DAUD OLATUNJI & SEGUN OLATUNJI ABEOKUTA - The Ogun State Police, yesterday, said it has recovered heavy nail-like rods allegedly buried on highways along Abeokuta/Sagamu Expressway by hoodlums to puncture tyres of moving vehicles.


  18. Daniel breaks silence, tackles Amosun on roads, educationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2014 | Vanguard

    Almost three years after he left office as governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, weekend, took on his successor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun.


  19. Monarch, 14 others in Police net over forest reserve trespassRead the original story

    May 18, 2014 | Vanguard

    No fewer than 15 persons, including a traditional ruler , have been arrested for allegedly stealing government's property in the forest reserves, which have been designated as no-go-areas across the state.


  20. Play politics without bitterness, Ogun CP tells politiciansRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | Vanguard

    I n terms of crime, Ogun State could be compared with Lagos State because of proximity to the borders and other countries.