Tags : Ogun State

Five Killed In Ogun Road Crash

Five persons were killed, while others sustained injuries in a road crash on the Sagamu Interchange end of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, on Thursday, August 20, 2020. The spokesperson for the Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps in Ogun State, Babatunde Akinbiyi, confirmed the incident. He said the crash involving three vehicles, a Mazda space bus, a […]

COVID-19: Ogun Reopens Churches, Mosques

The Ogun State Government has ordered the reopening of worship centres in the state. The directive was made known by Governor Dapo Abiodun on Friday, in a statement made available to journalists. He said, “After thorough deliberation, consideration and resolution, we decided to reopen the worship centres with effect from Friday 14th August, 2020 as […]

Three Dead, Two Injured In Ogun Road Crash

Three persons have died while two others are said to have sustained various degrees of injuries in an accident involving a diesel truck and a Toyota Corolla car around Ajegunle on Papalanto-Ilaro road in Ogun. The Ogun State Traffic Compliant and Enforcement Agency confirmed this on Wednesday, July 1, 2020. According to the spokesperson of […]

Ogun State Govt Appoints New Head Of Service

The Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, has appointed Selimot Ottun, as the new Head of Service in the state. This was disclosed by the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Kunle Somorin, in a statement on Monday, June 22, 2020, noting that the appointment followed the retirement of the former Head of Service, Amope Chokor. […]

COVID-19: Ogun Relaxes Lockdown Measures, To Allow Religious Activities From

The Ogun state government has disclosed it was adopting the federal government’s decision to relax curfew periods amid the coronavirus pandemic. Curfew period in the state now falls between 10 pm and 4 am, as recommended by the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19. In a briefing on Friday, June 5, 2020, Governor Dapo Abiodun said […]

Ogun State Extends Lockdown For The Fourth Time

The Ogun state governor, Dapo Abiodun has extended the current relaxation of lockdown being enjoyed by residents of the state by a week. The residents were given window of relaxation on Monday,Wednesday and Friday from 7am to 5pm each day till the 31st of this month During a press conference at his Okemosan office in […]

14 Togolese, 10 Nigerians Arrested By Immigration At Ogun Border

Operatives of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) have arrested 14 Togolese nationals and 10 Nigerians at Ajilete and Ilase border posts in Ogun State. The Service Public Relations Officer, Sunday James, disclosed this in a statement on Thursday, May 21, 2020, stating that the Togolese nationals arrested were all females comprising eight adults and six […]

Ogun State Extends Lockdown By One Week

The Ogun state government has extended the current lockdown once again by another one week with windows of relaxation on Monday,Wednesday and Friday from 7am to 5pm to allow residents to restock essential needs and engage in commercial activities. Addressing journalists during his weekly briefing ,the state governor, Dapo Abiodun said the action is imperative […]

Inter–State Lockdown: NSCDC In Oyo Intercept Truck With 70 Travellers

Inter–State Lockdown: Oyo NSCDC Arrests 70 Northerners Along Ogbomoso-Ilorin Expressway Seventy Northerners have been arrested by Officers of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, Ogbomoso Command. Speaking on the early Morning arrest of Wednesday, May 13, 2020, the Assistant Commandant, Mr Ademola Bello disclosed that his Officers arrested the people at Ogbomoso-Ilorin expressway. […]

Two Killed, Seven Injured In Ogun Highway Accident

Two persons have been killed in a car crash at the Ota axis of the Lagos-Abeokuta expressway in Ogun State. The incident was confirmed in a statement by the Public Education Officer of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Ogun, Florence Okpe, on Friday, May 8, 2020. The officer explained that the incident, which […]