23-year-old man nabbed for raping, killing victim in Ogun

Men of Ogun State Police Command have arrested a 23-year-old man, Ikenna James for raping and killing his 29- year- old neighbour, Oluwatoshin Adefisayo, a graduate of Obafemi Awolowo University. The suspect, who lives in the same compound with the…

OAU student: Court remands Hilton hotel owner, Adedoyin, others

An Osun State High Court on Thursday remanded in a correctional facility the owner of Hilton Royal Hotel, Ile-Ife, Dr Ramon Adedoyin, and six others arrested in connection with the death of a Master’s degree student of Obafemi Awolowo University,…

*I no longer have anything to do with bandits – Gumi (Sun)*Lagos optimistic about 2022 hajj (Tribune)

I no longer have anything to do with bandits – Gumi (Sun) Controversial Islamic cleric, Ahmad Gumi, has said  he no longer has anything to do with bandits following their declaration as terrorists by the court. On November 25, an…

Sexual harassment: Why OAU victim is yet to graduate – source

Fresh facts emerged on Saturday that Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, is yet to award sexual harassment victim, Monica Osagie, a master’s degree because she has not fulfilled the necessary requirements. The university claimed that Osagie failed a Mathematics course which…

*LAWMA worker falls, dies on duty (Punch)*Sanwo-Olu commissions four-floor 110-bed MCC, others In Badagry (Independent)

LAWMA worker falls, dies on duty (Punch) An official of the Lagos Waste Management Authority, Mr. Nasiru Saheed, on Saturday, fell from the machine he was operating and died on the spot. The PUNCH gathered that the LAWMA employee died…

5 reasons we are obsessed about Prince Julius Adelusi-Adeluyi

A 26-year-old lady once wrote a poem out of curiosity about what her life would be when she eventually turned 80. Would she have impacted lives? Would she have built a legacy? How would she be celebrated? If there was ever…

I have no regrets, says lady who drowned own baby inside bucket

A lady who confessed to have drowned her one year and six months old baby inside a bucket of water in her apartment in Gowon Estate area of Lagos State has been arrested by the police. To the chagrin of…

OAU to build own airport soon, says VC (Punch)

The Management of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, on Monday disclosed plans to build an airport within the campus of the institution soon. The Vice-Chancellor of the university, Prof Eyitope, dropped the hint at the 2019 Faculty of Technology…

Commercial bus crushes final-year OAU student to death (Punch)

A 400-level student of the Management and Accounting Department, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State, Chiwendu Ebenezer, has been crushed to death by a commercial bus around the Mayfair area of the town. PUNCH Metro gathered that Chiwendu was on her…

I used to be a rapper and they called me Buck – Dami Ajayi

I used to rap. My steady urging at stringing rhymes together was at the instance of a well, from which I fetched water on a daily basis. Between throwing the fetcher and drawing water, I found a rhythm to which…

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