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Ogun

(əʊˈɡʊn)
n
(Placename) a state of SW Nigeria. Capital: Abeokuta. Pop: 3 728 098 (2006). Area: 16 762 sq km (6472 sq miles)
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Loyalists of former governor of Ogun State, Chief Gbenga Daniel, on Tuesday, formally joined the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).
Nigeria's Ogun State is a major industrial hub for the country and the West African sub-region.
SHELL Nigeria Gas Limited (SNG) has completed moves to comence the supply of gas to Hewang Packaging and Printing FZE in the Ogun_Guangdong Free Trade Zone, Igbesa, Ogun State.
In subsequent chapters, Elam examines Wilson's "rites" and "(w)righting" as illustrative of music, fools, women, men, and the Yoruban god Ogun. In each chapter, Elam provides detailed textual analysis, focusing particularly on the important roles of one of these elements.
We focused primarily on one of the main deities in Bahia, Ogun, the deity of war, whose symbol is iron.
Now Adrian Ogun is crossing his fingers that the TV companies do not renege on their pre-court decision to compromise.
The people of Ogun State may have good reason to remember the just concluded Eid-el-Kabir festival.
Not many states in the country have the kind of rich agricultural land that we have in Ogun. So we set out immediately to capitalise on farming, and not just farming, we want to take advantage of the value chain that agriculture presents.
THE job portal created by the Ogun State Government for job seekers will be officially launched on Thursday by Governor Dapo Abiodun.
The remains of Alhaja Wulemotu Ebunola Kashamu, mother of Ogun State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate in the last election, Senator Buruji Kashamu, were on Thursday buried in Ijebu Igbo, Ogun State, according to Islamic rites.
The Police in Ogun State on Saturday rescued the remaining four victims of kidnapping at J3 Area in Ogbere axis of Ogun State
The Ogun State Government has expressed shock over the death of the former deputy governor of the state, Alhaji Rafiu Ogunleye.