Osun State

Ifon-Orolu
Politics

Osun LG poll: Ifon-Orolu community rejects Adekunle Benson as Orolu LGA candidate, seeks replacement

Osun LG poll: Ifon-Orolu community rejects Adekunle Benson as Orolu LGA candidate, seeks replacement TIMOTHY AGBOR, OSOGBO The traditional institution and other stakeholders of Ifon-Orolu community in Orolu Local Government Area of Osun State, have called on the leadership of the ruling All Progressives Congress in the state, Governor Gboyega Oyetola and other chieftains of […]

Read More
OSPOLY
Education National

OSPOLY holds 7th combined convocation on May 26

OSPOLY holds 7th combined convocation on May 26 By Timothy Agbor, Osogbo The Governing Council of Osun State Polytechnic, Iree has disclosed that the  7th Combined Convocation of the Institution would come up on Thursday, 26th May, 2022. A statement released by the Registrar of the Institution, Mr Busari Salawu (Esq) stated  that those who […]

Read More
Workers Day
National

May Day: Osun workers jubilate as Oyetola approves seven major demands

May Day: Osun workers jubilate as Oyetola approves seven major demands TIMOTHY AGBOR, OSOGBO The entire structures of the Osun State workforce have expressed joy as Governor Adegboyega Oyetola announced the approval of the seven major pressing demands of the members of the Joint Labour Movement in the state. The workers, at the 2022 International Workers’ […]

Read More
Table-Tennis
Sports

Tunde Fagbenle Table Tennis Championship holds in Igbajo Next Week

Tunde Fagbenle Table Tennis Championship holds in Igbajo Next Week   By Timothy Agbor The Maiden Edition of Tunde Fagbenle Annual Table-Tennis Championship, which is part of activities marking the 2022 Igbajo Day Celebration will hold on Thursday, 14th April, 2022. A statement by the sponsor, Elder Tunde Fagbenle and the Chairman, Igbajo Sports Commission, […]

Read More
Prince Tajudeen Gboleru
Education News

Why I set up private university in Osun -Prince Gboleru

Why I set up private university in Osun -Prince Gboleru   The Ikirun-born Canada based business mogul, Prince Tajudeen Adesegun Gboleru has said that he decided to set up a new private university in Ikirun, Ifelodun Local Government Area of the State to contribute to knowledge, economic and human capital development of the state. Christened […]

Read More
Windstorm wrecks havoc
Uncategorized

Osun community begs FG, State for assistance as windstorm renders many residents homeless

Osun community begs FG, State for assistance as windstorm renders many residents homeless By Ekene Agbor, Osogbo Many residents of Erin-Oke community in Oriade Local Government Area of Osun State, including the aged and widows, have been rendered homeless following a devastating thunderstorm that destroyed several houses. The heavy windstorm that occurred on March 6, […]

Read More
The deputy Governor visited the village where six members of a family were killed
Uncategorized

Osun govt condemns killings in Wasinmi

Osun govt condemns killings in Wasinmi Osun govt on Sunday condemned in its totality the killings of 6 family members at  Wasinmi,  in Irewole Local Government area of the state by unknown gunmen. The state Deputy Governor, Mr Benedict Alabi,  who paid a condolence visit to the bereaved family  on Sunday morning described the killings […]

Read More
Adejare Bello
Uncategorized

South West NUJ berates ex-Osun Speaker, Adejare Bello for assaulting journalist

South West NUJ berates ex-Osun Speaker, Adejare Bello for assaulting journalist By Ekene Agbor, Osogbo The South West zone of the Nigera Union of Journalists (NUJ) has flayed the Nigerian Aambassador to Mexico, Adejare Bello for assaulting a journalist in Osun State. Bello was said to have slapped Adeniyi Akinromade on Friday when the journalist […]

Read More
File photo of Armed robbers robbing a bank
Uncategorized

How armed robbers shot two residents, robbed bank in Osun – Police

How armed robbers shot two residents, robbed bank in Osun – Police   By Ekene Agbor, Osogbo   The Osun State Police Command has narrated how some daredevil armed robbers carried out their operation at a commercial bank in Okuku town of the state on Thursday.   According to the Command’s spokeperson, Mrs Yemisi Opalola, […]

Read More
AASNID President, OAU Chapter
Uncategorized

INTERVIEW: What I would like to be remembered for after my tenure – AASNID President, OAU Chapter

INTERVIEW: What I would like to be remembered for after my tenure – AASNID President, OAU Chapter Chukwuka Igwe Valentine is the President of the Association of Anambra State Students in Nigeria and Diaspora (AASNID), Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife chapter. This  300-level undergraduate of the Department of Sociology was elected President of AASNID on December 23, 2020. […]

Read More