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NANS Shuts Down Shoprite In Ogun State Over Xenophobic Attacks

The National Association of Nigerian Students on Saturday shut down South Africa’s grocery chain, Shoprite, at Ota in Ogun State. A News Agency of Nigeria Correspondent in Ota reports that the students picketed the shopping mall to protest what they described as “unrestrained xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in South Africa.” Scores of young Nigerians residing in South…

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TASUED Student Burns Police Car, After Clashing With SARS Operatives

Scores of students of Tai Solarin University of Education, Ijagun, Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State, on Wednesday clashed with men of Special Anti Robbery Squad and burnt their operation vehicle . According to Punch it was gathered that the confrontation occurred within the university campus when the students prevented the SARS operatives from arresting some students suspected…

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Six Convicted for Cyber Fraud in Abeokuta, Ogun State

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Ibadan, has secured the conviction of six Internet fraudsters in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital. Judges of the Federal High Court, Abeokuta Division, Justices Mohammed Abubakar and Ibrahim Watilat gave their ruling on the respective cases. The convicts, named Ibrahim Adenekan, Akinniyi Ojumu, Amoo Olamide, Oshoala Ganiu,…

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Amosun Accords Arms Stockpile Claims As Laughable, Says Dapo Abiodun Supplies APCs and Other Arms

Former governor of Ogun State, Ibikunle Amosun, has accorded allegations of arms stockpiling levelled against him as laughable. Amosun debunked the news circulating that he stockpiled the arm, adding that incumbent Governor of the state, Dapo Abiodun was the main supplier of some of the Armoured Personnel Carriers he bought in 2012 to combat security…

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Amosun Ready To Challenge Osoba, Daniel, Says He Excelled More Than The Two, Combined

The Outgoing governor of Ogun State, Ibikunle Amosun, has made it clear that he is ready to take on past governors of the state as regards official achievements. Speaking on Tuesday, Amosun boasted that a combination of the achievements of Gbenga Daniel and Olusegun Osoba would not match his administration’s achievements. Amosun said this on…

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Tragic! Five Lives Lost In Lagos-Ibadan Expressway Fatal Crash

No fewer than five people have lost their lives in an accident in the Mowe end of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, Ogun State. According to Punch, on Thursday that the deceased included three motorcycle passengers, the motorcycle rider and a passerby. The Ogun State Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps, Clement Oladele, who confirmed the tragedy, said…

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Police Arrests 70-year-old Man For Defiling Two Children

The Ogun State Police Command has arrested a 70-year-old man, Sunday Tugbobo, for defiling two minors, seven and eight years old. The suspect was arrested on Tuesday, September 18, 2018, after one of the fathers of the minors reported the matter at the Igbeba Police Division in Ijebu Ode. The state Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola…

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