Monthly Archives: October 2018

“Everyone Should Return To Isese As It Is The Only Pass Key For An Easy Life”, Chief Dr. Oluwatobi Oloyede

By Sulaimon Sulaimon In the just concluded 2018 annual Deities Festival held at Ita Ajana Compound, Ijana Ota this past weekend, the Baba Osha of the Oniyemoja Ota enjoined everyone to discover themselves as it was the only pathway to fulfillment of destiny without having to relentlessly trying to make ends meet. The event, which

52 Yr-Old Man Arraigned For Allegedly Defrauding A Woman Of Ten Million Naira Over Land Matters In Ota

By: Idowu Esther     A 52-Year-Old Olujimi Jonathan Bankole was arraigned before an Ota Magistrate Court earlier today for allegedly defrauding one Jemima Ojelade of Ten Million Naira (#10,000,000:00K) under false pretense to give her landed property at Ota Area of Ogun State. In a Case file MOT/796C/2018, the defendant, Olujimi, was charged with two

Govt. Introduces New Education Policy `Every Child Counts’

The Federal Government introduced new education policy known as `Every Child Counts’, to encourage children enrolment in schools. A statement issued on Wednesday by Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant to the Vice President on Media and Publicity, quoted Prof. Yemi Osinbajo as saying this in Lagos. Osinbajo spoke at the 60th Anniversary of Grange School, Lagos,

2019: Buhari’s aide, Sagay mocks Atiku over promise to restructure Nigeria

Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), has described the statement by Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, that he would restructure Nigeria within six months if elected president as a mere campaign ploy to get the votes of Nigerians. According to Sagay,

Teenager Drowns In Police College Swimming Pool

A teenager, Ifeanyi Onyekwere, has reportedly drowned in a swimming pool in the Police College, Ikeja, Lagos State. Newsmen gathered that the 17-year-old was assisting his mother at her shop before he left for the college where he died. Ifeanyi’s mother, Ada, said lifeguards at the pool did not watch over the swimmers to keep them

Operation Velvet: Get Safety Requirements, Avoid Arrest, FRSC Tells Motorists

The Federal Road Safety Corps, on Tuesday, advised motorists to avoid arrest by meeting the minimum safety standards. Mr Hyginus Omeje, the Lagos State Sector Commander of FRSC, warned in Lagos that the corps would randomly pick vehicles for inspection during the ‘Operation Restore Sanity on Lagos Roads/Operation Velvet’. He spoke to the News Agency of

Man Arrested For Defiling Two-Year-Old Pupil

Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested one Sola Ewulo for allegedly defiling a two-year-old girl in the Agbado-Ijaiye area of the state. The state Commissioner of Police, Edgal Imohimi, on Monday said the mother of the victim had left her daughter in the care of Ewulo who allegedly defiled the pupil. Imohimi

Restructuring: Atiku Knocks Osinbajo

Former Vice President and the flag bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in next year’s presidential election, Atiku Abubakar, has accused Vice President Yemi Osinbajo of being economical with the truth in accusing the Atiku of not being in support of restructuring while in office between 1999 and 2007 as the Vice President. A

Yoruba Youths Warn Tinubu Against Supporting Buhari

A group of Yoruba youths known as the Yoruba Youth Socio-cultural Association has warned Asiwaju Bola Tinubu against supporting President Muhammadu Buhari reelection in 2019. The President of the YYSA, Mr Olalekan Hammed, made the position of the group known in a statement made available to our correspondent in Osogbo on Sunday. He said it

Man Jailed For Escaping From Police Cell

A 28-year-old Yusuf Atiku is to spend the next 30 days in prison for escaping from lawful custody in a case of stealing of a motorcycle, an Ogba Magistrates’ Court in Lagos has ruled. The presiding magistrate, W. A. Salami, gave the verdict after the accused pleaded guilty to the charge. Salami, however, gave the

Fake Prophet, Other Arrested For Fraud

Two men, Ayo Jimoh and Abdulahi Jubrila, have been arrested by the police for defrauding a woman, Mrs Comfort Macaulay, of N1m. Jimoh was also accused of parading himself as a prophet. It was gathered that Jimoh informed Macaulay that she was in danger and she needed to offer some money to the Holy Spirit.

Motor Boy Crushes Police Inspector To Death In Lagos

The family of late Sodiq Obasa, a police inspector who was allegedly killed by a motor boy, Moruf Popoola, in the Trade Fair area of Lagos State, has demanded justice for him. Obasa’s younger brother, Moses Peters, told Newsmen that the motor boy, whose boss’ truck was impounded for committing an offence, allegedly crushed the inspector to death

Buhari Should Ban Babachir Lawal, Adeosun, Others From Travelling Abroad – Nkem Ogenna

A chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, in Abia state, Chief Nkemakolam Ogenna, has criticized the federal government’s ban on 50 high profile persons from travelling abroad over corruption cases. A directive by President Muhammadu Buhari on the full implementation of Executive Order 6 banned 50 politicians from leaving the country. Ogenna who spoke

Obasanjo Deserves Respect, Yoruba Youths Tell Tinubu

The Yoruba Youth Forum has cautioned the national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, “not to put the Yoruba nation on fire with his utterances,” especially his alleged derogatory remarks about former President Olusegun Obasanjo. The youth said they took serious exception to Tinubu’s alleged description of Obasanjo as “an unserious man

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