Tags: Ogun State

I Practice Maths To Relax, Unwind—Tunmise, Cowbellpedia Finalist

Oluwatunmise Idowu, a student of Scholars Universal Secondary School, Ota, Ogun State once again stunned the organisers of the on-going 2016 Cowbellpedia Mathematics Television Quiz Show with her performance in the second semi-final of the competition last weekend. Tunmise who survived a tensed second ’60 seconds of fame’ to qualified for the final stage of…

Ogun Goes Tough On Criminals

Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State has declared that the state won’t be a fertile ground for hoodlums and criminal-minded elements. He made the remark while receiving the new Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Illiyasu, who was posted to the state to replace AbdulMajid Alli who was recently promoted as Assistant Inspector General (AIG) in charge…

NSCDC Rescues Boy Chained At Celestial Church (Photos)

A nine-year-old boy has been set free by operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, in Ogun State. The boy, named Taiwo Korede, was allegedly chained by the pastor at Celestial Church of Christ key of Joy Parish Ajiwo at Ota, Ogun State. According to what we gathered, the boy was accused…

Muri Thunder, Kokoro Taofeeq At Ifo Ramadan Lecture

Last Saturday, June 25, 2016, a prayer session was held in Ifo, Ogun State as the Aqibatu_L_Khaeri Islamic Society of Nigeria, led by Sheik Abdul Ganiy Alao Shitta, the Fakhrul ulamohi of Ifo land, hosted their 10th Annual Lailatul Quadri Ramadan Lecture tagged “Corruption and Nation Building.” For those who attended the event, which was…

Tunde Kelani’s Film Institute Kicks Off

A film school set up by veteran filmmaker, Tunde Kelani, Mainframe Film and Media Institute, MFMI, located in Abeokuta, Ogun State, has commenced lectures for its first set of students. Speaking on the vision of MFMI, Tunde Kelani said “I have always wanted to do this but not without acquiring a level of maturity and…

GTBank Holds Autism Awareness in Ogun

Guaranty Trust Bank plc, GTBank, a foremost financial institution in Africa, has extended its annual One-on-One consultation for children with Autism and other developmental difficulties to Ogun State. The five day programme, which is free and open to the general public, began on Monday, April, 25, 2016  at the June 12 Cultural Centre, Kuto, in…

Gani Adams Remains Only OPC Authentic Leader—Ogun Coordinator

Ogun State coordinator of the Oodua People’s Congress, OPC, Coordinator, OPC, Alhaji Adesina Musedik Jimoh, has stressed that Otunba Gani Adams remains the “only authentic leader” of the Yoruba interest group. In a statement signed by him and obtained by Aproko247 further reiterated that there is “no vacancy in OPC.” Jimoh, reacting to a news…

City of Knowledge Academy Founder Wants Police Patrol In Schools

Founder of City of Knowledge Academy, CKA, Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State, Mrs Mosun Belo-Olusoga has asked government to direct the police to constitute patrol teams that would be going around schools and their environs nationwide. She gave the advice in her address of welcome at the official launch of CKA in Ijebu-Ode, saying such approach as…