Abeokuta

Type: City
Name: Abeokuta
Country: Nigeria
Latitude: 7.16
Longitude: 3.35
population: 593,140
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Mob sets man on fire in Abeokuta

By Segun Adeleye  /  Correspondent, AbeokutaTragedy pervaded the air on Tuesday evening in Saje area of Abeokuta North Local Government Area of Ogun State when an unidentified man was set ablaze by irate mob.Daily Independent gathered that the incident ... [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - 2 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Ogun 2015: Sustaining Amosun’s legacy

SIR: Ordinarily, foreign diplomats are always economical with comments in the land of their postings but when they do such are taken seriously. That was the assessment when the United States Ambassador to Nigeria, James Entwistle in company of the US ... [Published The Nation Nigeria - 3 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

South-West Governors To Reposition Agricultural Sub-Sector

The Governors of the South West Geo political zone of Nigeria have been asked to formulate the necessary policies and programmes that will engender a paradigm shift and reposition the agricultural sub sector of the south west states.This call was made ... [Published Daily Times Nigeria - 6 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Fear as another black spot emerges at Magboro bus stop

THERE is an emerging black spot on the Ibadan Expressway that is bubbling now with the sale and smoking of Marijuana. It is a dense palm grove area inside the canal at Magboro Bus-stop, directly opposite the WEMCO Factory.Dwellers in the place said many ... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - 10 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Boko Haram: Closure Of Borders Will Contain Insurgents -- Alaba Lawson

The Odua Chamber of Commerce Industry, Mines and Agriculture (ODUACCIMA), on Tuesday advised the Federal Government to close Nigeria’s border posts in the North to contain activities  of the Boko Haram sect.Chief Alaba Lawson, the president of the chamber, ... [Published Daily Times Nigeria - 21 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 2 reports

Command arraigns 17 youths for attacking house

The Ogun State Police Command on Tuesday arraigned the 17 suspects arrested in connection with an attack on a house at the Ijaye Area Abeokuta on Monday.The suspects, who were mostly youths, were accused of attempting to set the house ablaze on “frivolous ... [Published Nigeria Punch - 20 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Exhibition opens Soyinka’s 80th birthday feast

Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole SoyinkaAbout two months to the 80th birthday of the Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, an exhibition of his life paintings will open in Abeokuta, Ogun State on Thursday.Coming under the Olu Ajayi-coordinated Legend Series , ... [Published Nigeria Punch - 20 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Thank you Governor Amosun

Sir permit me space to commend the efforts of the state government in the recent approval of the promotion of not less than 2,141 officers in the state civil service.It gladdens the heart to know that the promotion exercise conducted all over the state ... [Published The Nation Nigeria - 23 hours ago]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Abeokuta transformation

I was opportuned to visit Abeokuta on Monday and was shocked at the transformation that has happened in that town. The last time I visited the town was in early 2012. I discovered that the town is now wearing a new look with huge road construction going ... [Published Nigeria Punch - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Groups seek utilization of SURE-P MCH facilities in Ogun

Five non-government organisations in Ogun State have advocated maximum utilization of materials under the Maternal Child Health (MCH) programme of the Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Programme (SURE-P) in the state.The groups are worried that lack ... [Published Daily Trust - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

OPIC in strategic plan to grow Ogun economy through housing

The Ogun State Property and Investment Corporation (OPIC) is presently executing a strategic plan aimed to grow the state’s economy through housing with the building of Orange Valley Estate in Abeokuta, the state capital.The 140 housing units estate located ... [Published Business Day Nigeria - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Mob Search Police Officer’s House For Ritual Cell, Human Parts

Angry protesters yesterday stormed a two-storey building in Agbole-Ogun Compound in Ijaiye area of Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, vandalising a building belonging to a former top police officer (names withheld).The mob claimed that they got information ... [Published Leadership - Apr 22 2014]

Quotes

` "`Since some of these people are entering Nigeria through the borders to attack us, I think it should be closed for now.’’"
She said the theme of the conference had been a topic of interest for many years. "The 21st century is the women's century and we should not wait around to be called leaders, but must naturally embrace the role" she emphasised
"In March, we recorded 177 casualties in 22 crashes, where 18 persons lost their lives and 85 were injured" he said
"Celebrating Easter without demonstrating love that Christ showed by giving His life to save mankind would take meaning out of the event regarded as the greatest event in Christendom."

More Content

All (397) | News (393) | Reports (0) | Blogs (1) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (3) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Mob sets man on fire in Abeokuta [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - 2 hours ago]
Uproar as APC’s appeal committee sits in Ogun [Published Nigerian Tribune - 3 hours ago]
Ogun 2015: Sustaining Amosun’s legacy [Published The Nation Nigeria - 3 hours ago]
Tinubu Tasks Women on National Development [Published This Day Online - 4 hours ago]
Confusion over Boko Haram scare on Lagos-Ibadan... [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - 4 hours ago]
Amosun’s aides, Osoba’s loyalists fight over Og... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - 6 hours ago]
South-West Governors To Reposition Agricultural... [Published Daily Times Nigeria - 6 hours ago]
Fear as another black spot emerges at Magboro b... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - 10 hours ago]
Boko Haram: Closure of borders will contain ins... [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - 19 hours ago]
Command arraigns 17 youths for attacking house [Published Nigeria Punch - 20 hours ago]
Exhibition opens Soyinka’s 80th birthday feast [Published Nigeria Punch - 20 hours ago]
Polytechnic senior staff association threatens ... [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - 21 hours ago]
Boko Haram: Closure Of Borders Will Contain Ins... [Published Daily Times Nigeria - 21 hours ago]
Thank you Governor Amosun [Published The Nation Nigeria - 23 hours ago]
Abeokuta transformation [Published Nigeria Punch - Apr 23 2014]
Battle for Equal Rights [Published This Day Online - Apr 23 2014]
Panic at Bauchi schools over rumoured Boko Hara... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Apr 22 2014]
Groups seek utilization of SURE-P MCH facilitie... [Published Daily Trust - Apr 22 2014]
New SU President of OAU Outdoored [Published Spy Ghana - Apr 22 2014]
17 arraigned for attacking Ogun ex-police offic... [Published Nigeria Punch - Apr 22 2014]
OPIC in strategic plan to grow Ogun economy thr... [Published Business Day Nigeria - Apr 22 2014]
Mob Search Police Officer’s House For Ritual Ce... [Published Leadership - Apr 22 2014]
52 Die in Ogun Auto Crashes [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 22 2014]
Isheri monarch marks 10th anniversary [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - Apr 22 2014]
Confab: I’ll back whatever gives us peace, deve... [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - Apr 22 2014]
$25m voted for Olorunsogo power plant’s overhaul [Published The Nation Nigeria - Apr 22 2014]
Why FG privatised public enterprises —Senate C... [Published Nigerian Tribune - Apr 22 2014]
Accident: 53 died in three months, says Ogun FRSC [Published Nigeria Punch - Apr 22 2014]
Exhibition on Soyinka’s 80th birthday opens [Published The Nation Nigeria - Apr 22 2014]
(Special for CAFS) Road accidents kill 52 peopl... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Apr 21 2014]
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Boko Haram: How a Militant Islamist Group Emerg... [Published Solsticewitch13's BOS - Mar 27 2014]
br />!--[if gte mso 9]><![endif]-->     In this mailing: Femi Owolade: Boko Haram: How a Militant Islamist Group Emerged in Nigeria Mudar Zahran: Trouble with the Law? Just Plead "Islam" Mohammad Reza Pour Shajari: Iran: Letter ...
1
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.