Tag Archives: Ogun State

Ogun Records The Discharge Of 11 COVID-19 Patients + Other Updates

On Thursday 14th May, Ogun state government announced that 11 Coronavirus patients have been discharged in the state after recovering from the ravaging disease. According to the tweet shared via the state government’s official Twitter handle, this brings the total number of Coronavirus patients discharged in the state to 59. Ogun state has also recorded 134 confirmed…

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COVID-19: Ogun Offers Health Workers Life Insurance, Triples Hazard Allowances

The Governor of Ogun State, Prince Dapo Abiodun has revealed that his administration has put in place life insurance policy for the State health workers alongside a reviewed hazard allowance rising from 200 to 300 per cent. According to Vanguard News, Abiodun disclosed this when he met with representatives of health workers in the State…

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COVID-19 Lockdown: Workers Protest Against Chinese Company’s Maltreatment In Ogun

A Chinese firm in Ibese area of Ogun state has been reportedly attacked by some of their workers who protested against the company’s decision to lock them within the premises as part of Federal Government’s lockdown directive, TheCable reports. . In the video which has since gone viral, the “youth” were, however, said “to be angry…

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Ogun Police Allegedly Force Residents Into Self-Defense After Revealing That Prison Cell Is Full

Residents in Ifo, Ogun state have been forced into self-defense after the Police allegedly noted that they can not affect any more arrests due to the unavailability of space in their cells. This came to light after accused them of refusing to show up after they were called upon by the residents when a thief…

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#OgunUnrest: Residents In Despair As Robbers Attack Communities On Lockdown

Severa lOgun state communities and provinces are currently faced with fear following the rising cases of robbery attacks amid the Coronavirus lockdown. According to affected residents who took to social media to clamor with an #OgunUnrest campaign, the neighborhoods affected range from Ayede, Ilepa, Ijoko, Ifo, Ibogun, Itori, Gudugba and Ayepe to Agbado in Ifo…

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Former Ogun Sport Commissioner, Bukola Olopade Tests Positive For Coronavirus

A former Ogun State Commissioner for Youths and Sports, Hon. Bukola Olopade, has announced that he is positive after testing for the Coronavirus pandmic. Olopade, who is currently in Lagos, disclosed his Coronavirus status in a video he released on social media on Thursday and has since been the first Nigerian case in Sports. According to report…

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18-Year-Old Ogun Sex Worker Narrates What Led To Stabbing Her Boyfriend To Death

Teenager, Abosede Idowu who was arrested in late February for stabbing her boyfriend, Aliyu Ibrahim to death over N3,000 has narrated the circumstances that led to the unfortunate incident. Abosede, who says that she is a sex worker was arrested following a distress call by the Seriki Hausa in Sagamu to the Sagamu Divisional Police…

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Nigeria’s Health Ministry Confirms Second Case Of Coronavirus In Ogun State

The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has announced a second case of Coronavirus in Ogun state. Ehanire announced this today Monday, March 9 2020 at a press conference in Benin City, the Edo State capital. According to online reports, Ehanire briefed reporters at the boardroom of the University of Benin Teaching Hospital, where he gave…

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#COVID19Nigeria: Italian Man Visited Ogun State Before Being Diagnosed In Lagos

The Deputy Governor of Lagos state, Obafemi Hamzat has revealed that the Italian diagnosed as the first case of Coronavirus in Nigeria wen to Ogun state before being brought to Lagos. The public office holder who appeared in an interview with TVC this morning shared more details about the patients, why he is in the country and mesaures they’re putting…

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Riot In Abeokuta As SARS Allegedly Kill Two Hausa Traders While Chasing Suspected Yahoo Boys

According to an eyewitness, some Sars Operatives chasing suspected Yahoo boys accidentally shot two hausa traders dead at Olomore Junction, Abeokuta in Ogun state. It was gathered by Twitter user, Fettygenius that as the yahoo suspects escaped through the Olomore market, the SARS officers mistakenly fired some bullets which led to their death. After the…

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