Abeokuta

Type: City
Name: Abeokuta
Country: Nigeria
Latitude: 7.16
Longitude: 3.35
population: 593,140
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 3 reports

Abductor of traffic warden arrested

Ogun - A 27-year-old man, Tosin Owolola, has been arrested for allegedly kidnapping a traffic warden at Iyana Mortuary area of Abeokuta, Ogun State, Premium Times reports.The suspect was said to have hit the traffic warden when he was flagged down while ... [Published News24 - 2 hours ago]
Entities: Abeokuta, Kidnapping
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Resident Doctors - 300 Sack Letters Ready At FMC, Aro in Ogun

By Kehinde AkinyemiAbeokuta — About 300 Sacked letters for residents doctors at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC} Idi-aba and the Neuropsychiatric hospital Aro, both in Abeokuta, Ogun state are ready for collections, DAILYTRUST checks can reveal.Findings ... [Published AllAfrica.com - 6 hours ago]
Entities: FMC, Abeokuta, Federal, NIKE Inc
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 3 reports

Ogun cancels schools resumption over Ebola

Ogun State Government says it has postponed indefinitely the resumption of classes in all its primary and secondary schools.Hitherto, the schools were to resume for the 2014/2015 academic session on September 15, 2014.The state Commissioner for Education, ... [Published Nigeria Punch - 8 hours ago]
Entities: Ebola, Federal, Abeokuta
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Annual shipping career summit goes to Warri

The chief executive officer of Ships & Ports Communication, Bolaji Akinola, has said that the 8th edition of the Annual Shipping Career Summit, organised by his company, has been scheduled to hold at the Petroleum Training Institute (PTI) in Effurun, ... [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - 10 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Fatunde: Letter to Jonathan and Amosun

YOUR Excellencies, I am writing this letter with regards to the plight of  men, women and their families  plying  one of  the busiest roads  linking the two biggest and largest industrial zones in Ogun State. The road is called Sokoto Industrial Road. ... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - 10 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Nigeria: Two Guineans caught entering illegally

Thanks to Lucie Lecomte for sending the link to this report from NairalandNews.com: 3 ‘Ebola’ Patients From Guinea Caught Making Illegal Boarding Cross Into Nigeria. But the headline is misleading; the story says nothing about symptoms. Excerpt:Three ... [Published H5N1 - 18 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 5 reports

Pastor confesses to raping woman in church

Abeokuta - Pastor Segun Alawode, of the Eternal Sacred Order C & S Church Sabo, Odogbolu has been arrested for raping a 32-year-old lady in his church premises at Odogbolu Ogun State.The victim alleged that the pastor was in a prayer session with her ... [Published News24 - 22 hours ago]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

PDP’ll unseat Amosun in 2015  – Akinlade

THE member representing Yewa-South/Ipokia constituency at the House of Representatives, Mr. Abiodun Akinlade, has said the Peoples Democratic Party will win the governorship election in 2015 in Ogun State.He said this at the party’s secretariat in Abeokuta ... [Published Nigeria Punch - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Roads: Getting it right in Ogun

SIR: The provision of a good road network, especially in a city like Abeokuta, is certainly in the interest of its residents. Beside its necessity for easy access and communication across the city, it harbours a lot of economic benefits. Contrary to the ... [Published The Nation Nigeria - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Oyedepo urges church leaders to mobilize for 2015 polls

Abeokuta - Bishop David Oyedepo of the Living Faith Church, otherwise known as Winners Chapel,has urged church leaders to ensure massive mobilisation of Christians across the country for the 2015 elections.Doing this according to him will ensure that ... [Published News24 - Aug 20 2014]
Entities: Abeokuta, Nigeria, Twitter
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Amosun’s Greek gift

The reduction of tertiary institutions school fees in Ogun State last week which turned soar and bloody in which many people lost goods in the protest of the students is unfortunate.The gesture has been described as a Greek gift in the name of politics. ... [Published Nigeria Punch - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 2 reports

Ogun CJ Releases 39 Inmates

By — Aug 20, 2014 |Ogun State chief judge, Justice Olatokunbo Olopade has granted unconditional release to 39 inmates of four out of the five prisons in the state.According to a release, the inmates were released from Abeokuta, Ilaro, Sagamu and Ijebu ... [Published Leadership - Aug 20 2014]

Quotes

...At Idi-aba, hospital spokesman, Segun Orisajo said the management had informed the affected doctors. "But, the schedule officer was not on seat to ascertain those who had come forward to collect it."
"These are high valued vehicles that if duty is paid on them obviously the federal government will make a lot of money. None of them will pay less than N14million. They are not ordinary cars. They are customized and are brand new cars of 2014 editions but they were declared as used vehicles and what was paid on some of them was a mere N1 million" he said
"I can tell you that we are gradually getting there and we shall get there soon" Mr. Ifade, who had condemned the attack on students by the police, said

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Police nab pastor for raping woman in church [Published People Daily - Aug 21 2014]
PDP’ll unseat Amosun in 2015  – Akinlade [Published Nigeria Punch - Aug 21 2014]
Pastor in police net over alleged rape [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - Aug 21 2014]
Police arrest pastor for rape in Ogun [Published Nigeria Punch - Aug 21 2014]
Roads: Getting it right in Ogun [Published The Nation Nigeria - Aug 21 2014]
Ogun police arrest pastor for rape, two robbers [Published Nigeria Punch - Aug 20 2014]
Cost saving tips in building projects [Published Hallmark News - Aug 20 2014]
Oyedepo urges church leaders to mobilize for 20... [Published News24 - Aug 20 2014]
Ebola death toll hits 1,229 –WHO [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - Aug 20 2014]
Customs begins clampdown on new vehicles over a... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Aug 20 2014]
Amosun’s Greek gift [Published Nigeria Punch - Aug 20 2014]
Ogun CJ Releases 39 Inmates [Published Leadership - Aug 20 2014]
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