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Health News

Press Week: Osun journalists tackle medical doctors in football match today

Press Week: Osun journalists tackle medical doctors in football match today By Timothy Agbor, Osogbo Sporting activities marking the ongoing 2021 NUJ Press week will climax today as members journalists in Osun will tackle their counterparts in the medical professional in a novelty football match today, Wednesday, October 27 at the Osogbo Township Stadium. A […]

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Police
Metro National News

Police officer returns N.2m lost by trader in Osun

Police officer returns N.2m lost by trader in Osun By Timothy Agbor, Osogbo A Police officer in Osun State, Inspector Sheu Saliu has displayed uncommon integrity by returning over N200,000 misplaced by a female trader in the state. The trader, a palm oil merchant, Mrs Bolarinwa Iyalode said she lost the money while on a […]

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Sikiru Obarayese
National News

Human rights group to IGP, Osun CP: CSP Oyegade Akinloye, a tyrant in police uniform, remove him now

Human rights group to IGP, Osun CP: CSP Oyegade Akinloye, a tyrant in police uniform, remove him now By Timothy Agbor, Osogbo A human rights group, Advocacy for Advancement of Peace & Harmony in Africa Initiative (ADAPHAI) has demanded the immediate removal of the Divisional Police Officer of Dugbe Police Division in Osogbo, CSP Oyegade Akinloye, for assaulting […]

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Sikiru Obarayese
Metro National News

Osun NUJ condemns harassment of member by Dugbe DPO, Oyegade

Osun NUJ condemns harassment of member by Dugbe DPO, Oyegade By Timothy Agbor, Osogbo Nigeria Union of Journalists, Osun State Council, has demanded for apology from  Osun State Police Command over the unlawful arrest and subsequent  arraignment of its member and reporter of Daily post in the state, Mr Sikiru Obarayese. A statement by the […]

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Fr Okoye
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Gunmen shoot Catholic priest

Gunmen shoot Catholic priest By Timothy Agbor, Osogbo A young Catholic priest from Awka diocese, Nigeria, Rev Fr Cornelus Okoye has been attacked by some hoodlums suspected to be Fulani gunmen.   The cleric miraculously escaped death from Fulani terrorists’ attack after he was shot and stabbed. It was gathered that the priest was attacked on […]

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The late monarch
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Encomium as Oba Oluyide Goes Home

Encomium as Oba Oluyide Goes Home   The reign of Oba James Idowu Adeyemi Oluyide, Otafa ll, the Akinyinwa of Ikinyinwa-Ijesa who joined his ancestors recently has been described as outstanding and characterised with tremendous achievements. Mr Joseph Oluyide, the monarch burial committee chairman, who made the remarks at a meeting of the committee at […]

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EndSARS memorial
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#ENDSARS Memorial: Osun govt reassures victims of police brutality of compensation

#ENDSARS Memorial: Osun govt reassures victims of police brutality of compensation   Stakeholders laud Osun youths for convoking summit to commemorate incident …proffer solutions to forestall future occurrence   Timothy Agbor, Osogbo As youths across the country commemorate the one-year anniversary of the EndSARS protest today, stakeholders in Osun have commended youths in the State […]

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One of the beneficiaries
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Organisers of Hammola Football Championship Give Out Jerseys to Finalists

Organisers of Hammola Football Championship Give Out Jerseys to Finalists By Oluwaseun Omolola The organisers of Hammola Football Championship 2nd Edition have given out brand new jerseys to the two finalists in a way to fulfill promise made at the commencement of the competition. It would be recalled that 32 Teams started the competition from […]

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Sikiru Obarayese
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How Police brutalised, arraigned journalist for covering EndSARS protest in Osogbo

How Police brutalised, arraigned journalist for covering EndSARS protest in Osogbo TIMOTHY AGBOR, OSOGBO Some armed policemen led by the Divisional Police Officer, Dugbe Division, Osogbo, CSP Oyegbade Akinloye, on Wednesday, brutalised the state correspondent of Daily Post, Sikiru Obarayese, for covering the ENDSARS memorial protest in Osogbo. After beating Obarayese till he sustained injuries […]

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National Youth Games
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Lessons Osun Should Learn From The 6th National Youth Games

NYG21: Lessons Osun Should Learn From The 6th National Youth Games By Oluwaseun Omolola It is no longer news that the 6th edition of the National Youth Games has come and gone but the memories will linger forever in our hearts. With eleven Medals in total comprising Six Silver Medals and Five Bronze Medals, Osun […]

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