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Oyetola, APC close case after presenting two witnesses

Oyetola, APC close case after arguing alleged over-voting with two witnesses … INEC presents Adeleke’s certificates TIMOTHY AGBOR, OSOGBO The Osun State Election Petition Tribunal, on Saturday, admitted in evidence the file with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) containing clear and more legible copies of the secondary school certificate and testimonial of the state […]

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Stop SGBV
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NGO gets Osun CP’s support for speedy probe of SGBV cases

NGO gets Osun CP’s support for speedy probe of SGBV cases TIMOTHY AGBOR, OSOGBO A non-profit organisation in Osun State under the auspices of Community Advancement Initiative for Self Reliance (CAI4SR) has taken its advocacy for full implementation of Violence Against Persons Prohibition (VAPPL) to Osun State Police Command Headquarters and advocated for speedy investigation […]

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Oloke
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Owala Dam Can Generate Electricity For Osun, Oloba Oke Tells Govt

Owala Dam Can Generate Electricity For Osun, Oloba Oke Tells Govt Oloba of Oba Oke, Oba Adam Iyiola Bakare Esutola II and the President of Oba Oke Development Union (ODU) Pastor Remi Abidogun have called on the Osun State Government to extend dividends of democracy to the town by completing some state infrastructural projects which […]

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Faleye meets Agboola
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Police, NSCDC renew synergy against crimes in Osun, warn personnel against rivalry

Police, NSCDC renew synergy against crimes in Osun, warn personnel against rivalry TIMOTHY AGBOR, OSOGBO Authorities of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, (NSCDC) and Nigeria Police Force (NPF) in Osun State have renewed synergy and collaboration to tackle crimes and criminalities in the nooks and crannies of the state. They also warned their […]

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ACJ law
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#JUSTICE4SGBVSURVIVORS: Osun Government charged on implementation of VAPP, ACJ Laws

#JUSTICE4SGBVSURVIVORS: Osun Government charged on implementation of VAPP, ACJ Laws By Timothy Agbor, Osogbo Osun State Government has been charged to implement the Violence Against Person Prohibition and Administrative Criminal Justice Laws in the state. A non-profit group, the Sexual Gender Based Violence Justice Network (SJN) in the state during an awareness campaign at Orisunbare […]

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Activists of Endsars
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Endsars memorial: Activists shun protest as police show force in Osun

Endsars memorial: Activists shun protest as police show force in Osun TIMOTHY AGBOR, OSOGBO Heavy security deployment at strategic locations in Osogbo, capital of Osun State, might have prevented protests in the state as Nigerian youths marked two years memorial of Endsars. Security operatives, as early as 6:00am on Thursday, had taken to major areas […]

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Blind footballers
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How Osun, Oyo blind persons played football to mark White Cane Safety Day (Video)

How Osun, Oyo blind persons played football to mark White Cane Safety Day TIMOTHY AGBOR, OSOGBO It was an interest outing on Wednesday, when members of the Nigeria Association of the Blind, Osun State Chapter, tackled their counterparts from Oyo State in a friendly football match. The five-a-side soccer competition was part of the activities […]

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Osun NSCDC boss
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Osun NSCDC Commandant marks 100 days in office, unveils achievements 

Osun NSCDC Commandant marks 100 days in office, unveils achievements TIMOTHY AGBOR The Commandant, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps(NSCDC) Osun State Command, Commandant¬† Agboola Sunday has celebrated his 100 days in office. Activities held in marking his 100 days in office included quarter guard inspection, thanksgiving service at Command’s Chapel¬† and Mosque with a […]

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Catholic Diocese of Osogbo
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Catholic Diocese of Osogbo ends synodal discussions as bishop gives members guides on 2023 polls

Catholic Diocese of Osogbo ends synodal discussions as bishop gives members guides on 2023 polls TIMOTHY AGBOR, OSOGBO In order for Nigeria to witness a political turnaround after the 2023 general elections, the Catholic Diocese of Osogbo, on Saturday, provided guides to members on the qualities to watch out for from candidates seeking their votes. […]

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President Muhammadu Buhari
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62nd Independence Anniversary: I share in your pains, Buhari tells Nigerians

62nd Independence Anniversary: I share in your pains, Buhari tells Nigerians TIMOTHY AGBOR, OSOGBO President Muhammadu Buhari has acknowledged that Nigerians are going through pains and promised to assuage them before leaving office. He made this know in his 62nd Independence Anniversary speech to Nigerians on Saturday morning. Here is the full text of the […]

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