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Man Arrested For Stealing A Child In Abeokuta (Photo)

  The Ogun state police has paraded a 35-year-old man Sunday Alani for allegedly stealing a one-year-old child at Atolashe village in Odeda local government area of Ogun state.    He was paraded on February 23, 2022.   The suspect was arrested following a distress call received by the policemen attached to Odeda divisional headquarters […]

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Nigeria in need of rebels to tell Buhari, other leaders hard truths: Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday said Nigeria needs more rebels who will tell the country’s leaders the hard truth. “Our country – Nigeria – needs more of rebels. Those who will look at things straight in the face and say this is not right. This is spot on. This, I will not be part […]

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4,000 arrested for over speeding in Ogun- FRSC

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Tuesday said that it apprehended no fewer than 4,000 offenders for speed limit device violations in Ogun in 2021. Mr Ahmed Umar, the FRSC State Sector Commander, disclosed this to newsmen in Abeokuta during the command’s 2021-end-of-the-year party. The FRSC boss noted that speed had been identified as […]

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2023: Tinubu begs Alake of Egbaland to support his presidential ambition

The traditional ruler said “if Tinubu becomes the president, Nigeria would be the better for it.” The post 2023: Tinubu begs Alake of Egbaland to support his presidential ambition appeared first on Peoples Gazette. Get updates news from www.globaltimesng.com

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2023: Why I first informed Buhari about my presidential ambition – Tinubu

Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, the National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), on Saturday, said he informed President Muhammadu Buhari of his presidential ambition in order not to offend him. Tinubu said this was done in order not to create bad blood between him and President Buhari, saying he did not want to offend Buhari […]

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Eye-popping net worth of Odunlade Adekola, Kunle Afolayan, Femi Adebayo, other ‘Richest’ Yoruba actors

The Nigerian entertainment movie industry, Nollywood has subsets but today the focus is on the Yoruba movie industry. The Yoruba movie industry has produced a lot of talented and wealthy acts. Many of these actors gained their wealth through majorly acting movies which opened the doors to greater opportunities like endorsement deals, side businesses and […]

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Ogun Police ‘Protect’ Serial Fraudster Who Scammed N260,000 From Lecturer

Oyede Saheed, a lecturer at the Department of Insurance, University of Jos, has accused police officers attached to Adigbe Police Station, Abeokuta, Ogun State, of protecting Monday Agbebakun, who scammed N260,000 from him. He said Agbebakun disguised as the agent in charge of House 6, Ile Baba Ogbere, Saraki Adigbe, Abeokuta, to collect money from him […]

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Scavengers Found a Headless Female Corpse at a Dump Site. Ogun Police Want N100,000 to Remove It

The headless body of a yet-to-be identified woman has been discovered at a dump site in Idi-Odo, Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital. On Monday, scavengers, popularly known as ‘bolars’ in the area, attempted to pick items from a dump site when they found a well-wrapped sack which they later discovered contained a mutilated body. This […]

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10 interesting facts about veteran Nollywood actor, Nkem Owoh ‘Osuofia’

Nollywood Veteran, Nkem Owoh, popularly known as Usofia is a Nigerian actor and comedian who has been gracing the screens of Nigerians for many years. Today being his birthday, here are 10 interesting facts you should know about the comic actor. 1. Nkem Owoh was born February 7, 1958. He is currently 64 years old. […]

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Nigerians Abroad Give Reasons They Won’t Return Home Despite Discrimination

Over the years, there have been several instances of hate, abuse, discrimination, racial profiling, indiscriminate arrest, and other forms of inhuman treatment against Nigerians living in foreign countries. However, despite these incidents, Nigerians living abroad are not willing to return home. In a chat with FIJ on Friday, some give reasons they consider returning home […]

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Gov Abiodun, Makinde Meet Over Ogun-Oyo Joint Security Arrangement

Makinde arrived at the Presidential Lodge, Ibara Housing Estate, Abeokuta, where he was received by Abiodun and other top government functionaries around 11 am. Seyi Makinde and Dapo Abiodun Governor Seyi Makinde and his counterpart, Governor Dapo Abiodun, met in Abeokuta over the menace of kidnapping, robbery and other security challenges affecting the states. Makinde […]

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Ogun: Smoking schoolgirls asked to return to class

After weeks of suspension, some schoolgirls discovered smoking shisha in Abeokuta, the capital of Ogun State, have been allowed to return to class. The girls, all students of Abeokuta Girls’ Grammar School in Onikolobo, Ogun State, were discovered smoking shisha while recording themselves at one of their classmate’s residence. After the video went viral, the […]

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I learnt how to do money rituals through Facebook – 18-year-old boy who killed his lover in Ogun state says

Soliu Majekodunmi, the 18-year-old who connived with three of his friends to kill his girlfriend, Sofiyah, for suspected money ritual purposes has said that he learnt the practice through Facebook. While being paraded before newsmen on Monday, January 31, Majekodunmi said he typed “how to make money ritual” on Facebook and got the detail, adding […]

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Sofiat: How we got money ritual guidelines from Facebook – Ogun teenage boys

The four teenage boys arrested for slaughtering Sofiat Kehinde and burning her head in a money-making ritual said they got the guidelines from the popular social media platform, Facebook. The teenagers claimed to have been inspired by the guidelines, which they claimed informed their decision to slaughter Sofiat, who was said to be a girlfriend […]

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“We are yet to inform our mother” – Sister of girl beheaded by her boyfriend & his friends for money ritual in Ogun speaks (video)

A sister of the woman that was killed by her boyfriend in Ogun state for money ritual has broken her silence. Recall that Sofiat Kehinde was killed by her boyfriend and three other friends for money ritual in Abeokuta. Reacting, the sister of the victim in an interview asked the government to kill the suspects […]

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Fleeing 18-Year-Old Boyfriend Who Beheaded Lover For Money Rituals Arrested In Ogun

  File photo According to a report by The PUNCH. the Ogun State Police Command has arrested the fleeing suspect who reportedly masterminded the killing of his girlfriend, Soliu Majekodunmi. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Abimbola Oyeyemi, in an update on the killing of a girl identified as Rofia by four teenagers […]

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Teenagers arrested in the process of using girlfriend’s head for money ritual

Three teenagers, 17, 19, and 20-year-old have been arrested during in the act of performing money ritual with the head of a young lady. 17-year-old Wariz Oladeinde from Kugba, 19-year-old Abdulgafar Lukman from Kugba and Mustakeem Balogun from Bode Olude, all in Abeokuta. Soliu who was the boyfriend of the girl ran, but was later […]

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Pastor arrested for allegedly having unlawful $ex with woman & her two daughters in Ogun state

A pastor-in-charge of the spirit-filled International Christian Church Olumore Abeokuta, Timothy Oluwatimilehin, has been arrested by men of the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly luring a housewife and her two daughters away from their home, keeping them in his own house, and having carnal knowledge of the women. A statement released by DSP Abimbola […]

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N1.4Bn fraud trial: EFCC boss Bawa testifies (PHOTOS)

Mr. Abdulrasheed Bawa, the Executive Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has arrived at the Lagos State High Court sitting in Ikeja. Bawa arrived at the courtroom for further cross-examination in the alleged N1.4bn fuel subsidy fraud trial of Mr. Abubakar Ali Peters and his company, Nadabo Energy Limited. The case is before Justice […]

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Police raise the alarm over fake Internet fraudsters’ list

The Ogun State Police Command has raised the alarm over a viral fake compiled list of suspected internet fraudsters in circulation. DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, the Police Public Relations Officer in the state, disclosed this in a statement on Sunday. Oyeyemi denied that the viral list circulating on social media emanated from the state Police Command. […]

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