Sagamu

Black Thursday as one dies, seven injured in Sagamu – Ijebu Ode expressway accident

IJEBU-ODE – One person was confirmed dead while seven others sustained injuries in an accident involving a Toyota bus and a Fiat Van around Babcock University on Sagamu – Ijebu Ode expressway. Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi, the spokesperson, Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE) , confirmed the incident to newsmen in Abeokuta on Thursday. The TRACE spokesman added that the accident was caused by reckless driving and loss of control on the part of the bus driver. Akinbiyi noted that the accident occurred around 2:30am while the bus was driving inbound Lagos from the East. “The driver of the bus drove recklessly, lost control and rammed into the white Fiat van [Read]

Ogun Residents Raise Alarm Over Excessive Land Grabbers Activities

SAGAMU – Residents of about seventeen communities in Sagamu Local Government Area of Ogun State on Tuesday embarked on a protest landgrabbers allegedly led by a suspected kingpin, known as ‘Sir Kay’, and called on the Government to come to their aid.  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the protesters stormed the Governor’s Office in Abeokuta, with various placards with inscriptions such as “The blood of Innocent Citizens killed by Sir K Oluwo are crying for Justice”, ” No to Land grabber, No to destruction of our farms, No killing of our children”; “No to cultist, we want Justice, Lamina must (be) prosecuted, No to Sir K Oluwo”, “Land grabber should [Read]

Six Killed As Cultists Clash Again in Sagamu, Police Parade 93 Suspects

SAGAMU – Atleast, not less than six suspected cult members have been reportedly killed at separate cult clashes in Sagamu and Iperu area of Ogun State during cult clashes between rival groups on Monday. It was gathered that crisis broke out in Sagamu between the cult rivals groups during a night party tagged Easter Mega Night show and six years anniversary of a group called ‘Infinity Base’ organised by a man identified as Basogun. NEWS FLAKES NG gathered that the two groups came face to face during the night show which featured a popular musician, Remi Aluko, where one elderly man believed to also be a member of Aiye was [Read]

CRIME: 45 – Year old man impregnates daughter in Ogun, as Police Steps in

A –  45 year old man,  Julius Ochim has been arrested by police in Ogun State for severally sleeping and impregnating his own daughter (Name withheld). A statement signed by DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi for the Ogun State Police Command says the man was arrested following a complaint by his daughter who reported at Shagamu Police Division that her father has been having her carnal knowledge for the past 8 years after the death of her mother in 2009, consequent upon which she got pregnant for him and gave birth to a baby girl 3 years ago. She stated further that her father used to threaten her with cultural implication of [Read]