• Nollywood Filmmaker, Afam Chiazor Dies While Shooting a Movie in Abeokuta (Photo)

    Nollywood Filmmaker, Afam Chiazor Dies While Shooting a Movie in Abeokuta (Photo)

    A Nigerian theater practitioner has passed away in the course of a movie shoot in Ogun, South-western part of Nigeria with other celebrities dropping condolence messages.

    The President of the Guild of Nollywood Cinematographers, Afam Chiazor died on Friday, October 21 after brief illness.

    According to the information gathered, he died while shooting a movie in Abeokuta, Ogun State. He started coughing suddenly while working, and was taken back to the hotel, but the situation got serious and he was rushed to […]

  • 1,000 houses to be demolish for Lagos-Abeokuta road expansion

    1,000 houses to be demolish for Lagos-Abeokuta road expansion

    Residents of Abule-Egba yesterday protested against the State Government’s plan to demolish over 1,000 houses and shops for the expansion of the Lagos-Abeokuta Road.

    The residents accused the government of reneging on its agreement with property owners. They said, rather than continue the project based on the agreed 32 metres from the old electric poles, the government last week extended portions for demolition to 91.44 metres.

    They alleged that the government planned to render them homeless, adding that they were told that […]

  • See How University Lecturers in Abeokuta Mocked V.C. with Coke and Bread for His Birthday (Photos)

    See How University Lecturers in Abeokuta Mocked V.C. with Coke and Bread for His Birthday (Photos)

    Some lecturers in the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta have embarrassed their Vice-chancellor by presenting him a bread and coke as birthday gift.

    Protesting Senior staff members of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, have taken their grievances to a new level after presenting the school’s embattled Vice Chancellor, Olusola Oyewole a loaf of bread and a bottle of coca cola drink as a birthday gift as he clocked 61 on Friday.

    The man who have been in serious battle […]

  • Breaking: Sheriff, Obasanjo in closed door meeting

    Breaking: Sheriff, Obasanjo in closed door meeting

    A factional National Chairman of the People Democratic Party, Senator Ali-Modu Sheriff and former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo held a closed door meeting at his hiltop residence in Abeokuta.

    Sheriff who arrived Obasanjo’s residence at 11:04 in four vehicles convoy went straight to Obasanjo’s inner room for a closed door meeting which lasted for one hour.

    The security operatives attached to Obasanjo’s residence allowed only the SUV that carried Sheriff into the premises while other vehicles were asked to park outside the […]

  • Students Go on Rampage in Abeokuta After a Policeman Killed their Colleague (photos)

    Students Go on Rampage in Abeokuta After a Policeman Killed their Colleague (photos)

    Following the alleged killing of a student by a police officer in Abeokuta, chaos has taken over the town.

    Commotion took over Abeokuta, the capital of Ogun State recently after Students of the Federal University of Agriculture Abeokuta (FUNAAB) took to the streets to protest.

    The students were protesting against serial cases of robbery incidents in the school and the school management’s attitude towards their plight.

    The protest, however, turned violent along the line, with policemen allegedly killing at least a student.

    The students […]

  • Four die in Abeokuta after consuming excess ‘ogogoro’

    Four die in Abeokuta after consuming excess ‘ogogoro’

    At least four persons reportedly lost their lives on Tuesday, in Ibara Housing Estate area of Abeokuta, Ogun State capital after consuming excessive local liquor, popularly known as “ogogoro” .

    It was gathered that the seller of the deadly substance, one Salako Taloju, a gateman who operates a kiosk in front of the house of a prominent man in the area, Alhaji Sule Onabiyi, has since been picked by the police.

    The seller of the liquor, however, said only three people died […]

  • Nigerian Actor, Mr Latin Kisses Denrele’s Shoes at an Event in Abeokuta (photos)

    Nigerian Actor, Mr Latin Kisses Denrele’s Shoes at an Event in Abeokuta (photos)

    Comic actor, Mr Latin, Denrele Edun alongside another Nigerian celebrity displayed a moment of craze.

     

    Denrele Edun and popular Yoruba Movie comedian, Mr Latin were both at an event in the rock city of Ogun state, Abeokuta and they were both pictured in their craziest modes.

    The event was a live comedy event held at a 5-Star Hotel in the city of Abeokuta and it had a lot of Nigerian celebrities in attendance ranging from Denrele Edun, Ush Bebe, Mr Latin, Dr […]

  • Prophet arrested for alleged kidnapping in Abeokuta

    Prophet arrested for alleged kidnapping in Abeokuta

    The Ogun State Police Command has arrested a self-acclaimed prophet for alleged kidnapping.The officer in charge of the state Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), CSP Gbenga Megbope, is currently interrogating Prophet Michael Ayinde, pastor of the Kingdom of Peace Church, Randa, Ayetoro in Abeokuta.

    The state police boss, Abdulmajid Ali, said there was a case of a missing person reported to the police over three years ago by parents of the missing boy.

    He noted that when he resumed office, he ordered full […]