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Doctors, nurses declare strike over insecurity in Ogun

“There is a lot of security challenges in the state now. I want the state government to address them before we go back to work.

Ogun cobbler electrocuted while illegally reconnecting neighbours’ electricity

"It is true. He went to help people connect electricity illegally. He was on the electric pole when power was restored. He was electrocuted. The family said they had accepted his death in good faith.

Suspected kidnap kingpin, Usman Hassan arrested in Ogun

“He ran out of luck when detectives of Ogun State police Command got information about his activity from those he had tried to recruit into his kidnap team.”

Two break into co-tenant’s apartment, rape teenager in Ogun

“On interrogation, the two suspects confessed to the crime without any sense of remorse.

Ogun state governor orders investigation into farmer, herders clash

“The government is immediately setting up a joint security patrol team/ task force involving all security agencies in the state to not only deal with the situation, but to also nip in the bud any threat, violence or criminality.”

Ogun government invited us to fight Fulani killers, kidnappers — Sunday Igboho

Our people can't come home; the kidnappers have made our expressways unsafe for us. All the elders of Yorubaland and every one of us; we are not happy with what is happening. We are going into the bush to see those who are threatening our people. We don't want herdsmen again; we want to send them away."

Woman brutalised by herdsmen, her jaw shattered with bullets in Ogun

After she managed to alight from the car, she saw a tipper lorry and flagged it down. The driver rescued her and took her to Oru but she was rejected. We went to the general hospital, she was also rejected. When we got to OSUTH , they also said there was no space.”

Ogun govt orders demolition of ‘illegal’ bridge

Armed soldiers would remain part of the frequent monitoring exercises in order to prevent banditry, which is becoming prevalent nationwide.”

It’s all lies, blackmail – Ogun commissioner denies sexually harassing 16-year-old

“You know we are politicians and you know the game of politics, especially local politics, as people would want to destroy you once you have the visions. This is happening from my homestead. I have been in Ijebu for the past one week for the festivity. So, I am just getting back. So, it is all about some people; so, I know the game. But I can tell you that there is more to this than what we are seeing. It is just lies, blackmail and falsehood.

Ogun government sacks nurse over radio interview

“Going forward, in September and October 2020, I decided to defend Nurse Prince Tega, who was being victimised for partaking in a legitimate strike action called by the Nigeria Labour Congress and NANNM. I tried to beg the NANNM unit to intervene in the matter and free Prince.

Mob burns three suspected thieves to death in Ogun

At the scene of the incident, the police from the Mowe Division saved two other persons from being murdered.

Suspected ‘Yahoo Boys’ gang-rape teenager in Ogun

The suspects are: Tunde Sadiq, 22, Damilola Adesina 20 and Adegoke Amos 21.

One dies as truck drives against traffic in Ogun

It was gathered that the driver and a Motor boy of the Volvo truck was arrested and taken to Igbeba Police Station, Ijebu-Ode while the body of the driver of the Toyota vehicle was deposited at the morgue of Ijebu-Ode General Hospital.

Lady beaten, striped naked for indecent dressing by men of the Nigerian Army in Ogun

The soldier was caught on video yanking off the young lady’s blouse and had also wanted to take off her bra when passersby intervened.

#ENDSARS: Ogun State Judicial Panel to commence sitting on Thursday

"The sittings would be transparent and open. Media stations are invited to witness and cover the sittings while COVID-19 protocols must be observed."

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London trip: President Buhari now re-energised- APC

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Ramadan: Kano Hisbah arrests three males, eight females for not fasting

We will investigate and if they have cogent reasons we will release them. Those found wanting will however be enlightened and even prosecuted if need be,”

1.05m persons vaccinated with with 1st dose of covid vaccine in Nigeria

A breakdown of the NPHCDA update contained in an Electronic Management of Immunisation Data, EMID, System, showed that Lagos remains ahead in the exercise with 193,794 persons vaccinated.