Drama as court reinstates suspended Ogun Assembly deputy speaker

Nigeria, April 1 -- The Ogun State House of Assembly has accused a former deputy speaker of the House, Dare Kadiri, of invading the Assembly complex on Friday after a court voided his suspension. The... Read More

ANALYSIS: Intrigues, violence, protests as Governor Abiodun wins reelection in Ogun

Nigeria, March 31 -- The March 18 governorship election in Ogun State was marked by intrigues and left many unanswered questions in its wake. The returning officer of the Independent National Elector... Read More

Police arrest portable, to spend 72 hours in detention

Nigeria, March 31 -- Following the expiration of a 72-hour ultimatum given to the famous singer, Habeeb Okikiola, commonly called Portable, to turn himself in, the Ogun State police command has arrest... Read More

Alleged Assault: Police give portable 72 hours to report self

Nigeria, March 29 -- The police in Ogun State have issued a 72-hour ultimatum to famous Hip-hop musician Habeeb Okikiola, commonly called Portable, to report himself to the nearest police station or g... Read More

Suspected cult killings resume in Ogun as three murdered in one week

Nigeria, March 28 -- In a suspected resurgence of cult killings, three persons have been brutally killed within one week in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital. The incidents coincided with the first an... Read More

Gov Abiodun, former Ogun governors mourn Diya

Nigeria, March 27 -- The Ogun state governor, Dapo Abiodun, has commiserated with the people of the state, the Nigerian Army, and friends and associates of former deputy military head of state, Oladip... Read More

Police arrest 30 for election violence, vote buying in Ogun

Nigeria, March 23 -- The police in Ogun State said it has arrested 30 suspects over disruption of the electoral processes and violence during the governorship and state House of Assembly elections in ... Read More

Ogun governorship election rigged, PDP candidate Adebutu alleges

Nigeria, March 20 -- The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ladi Adebutu, says masked men carrying AK47 rifles disrupted the electoral process and rigged last Saturday's ele... Read More

PDP asks INEC to declare Ogun elections inconclusive

Nigeria, March 20 -- The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to declare Saturday's governorship and House of Assembly elections in Ogun St... Read More

It's Official: APC's Dapo Abiodun wins Ogun governorship election

Nigeria, March 19 -- The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has formally declared Governor Dapo Abiodun of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as the winner of the governorship election ... Read More