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Gunmen invade Osun student hostel, abduct undergraduate

Gunmen invade Osun student hostel, abduct undergraduate Police rescue victim hours after By Timothy Agbor, Osogbo Osun Police Command has rescued the female student of Osun State College of Health Technology, Ilesa, one Rukayat Bayonle who was abducted on 20th April, 2021 at about 0230 hours at Olomilagbala Area, Ilesa. JUST IN: Tension as gunmen […]

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Ijesha people organise marathon race to keep youths off the streets

Ijesha people organise marathon race to keep youths off the streets Ijesha people have launched a sporting activity tagged: “Ijesa Grand Marathon”, to keep youths off the streets and prevent restiveness that is rampant in Osun state. The game is part of the activities marking the first edition of Ilesa Grand Festival slated for next […]

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Fatal crash claims radio presenter, one other in Osun

Fatal crash claims radio presenter, one other in Osun Two persons have died in a fatal motor accident along Ilesa/Ife expressway in Osun State. One of the victims, Mr Sunday Alakinde was a freelance broadcaster with Uniq FM, a private radio station in Ilesa. The other victim, it was gathered, was a male media apprentice […]

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JUST IN: Suspected Yahoo Boys block Osun expressway in protest against incessant arrest

JUST IN: Suspected Yahoo Boys block Osun expressway in protest against incessant arrest By Ekene Agbor, Osogbo Some youths suspected to be internet fraudsters popularly known as ‘Yahoo Boys’ have protested their incessant arrest by security agency. The suspected Yahoo Boys, according to a news aired on Rave FM radio station in Osogbo on Tuesday, […]

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Body of missing man found hanging from tree in Osun

Body of missing man found hanging from tree in Osun By Ekene Agbor, Osogbo The body of a man, identified as Tayo Olatunji has been found in a bush at Oke-Opo area of Ilesa, Osun state. Olatunji, said to be married and aged 45, was found hanging from tree days after he was declared missing […]

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Oyetola offers OSCOED best graduand automatic job, reiterates commitment to transforming education

Oyetola offers OSCOED best graduand automatic job, reiterates commitment to transforming education By Ekene Agbor, Osogbo The Osun state Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, on Friday announced an automatic employment for the overall best graduating student of the Osun State College of Education, OSCOED, Ilesa, Miss Agboola Lateefat Oluwakemi.   The Governor reiterated the administration’s commitment to transforming […]

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Curfew: Ijesas cry out as military officers flog, force Osun residents to swim in muddy water

Curfew: Ijesas cry out as military officers flog, force Osun residents to swim in muddy water By Ekene Agbor, Osogbo   The Ijesa people, both home and abroad have cried out over the punitive measure taken by the military officers deployed to enforce the curfew order of the state government. Some residents of the state […]

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