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Two injured as Osun public school students clash over girlfriend

Two injured as Osun public school students clash over girlfriend   By Timothy Agbor, Osogbo   Some male students of two public schools in Osun State on Wednesday engaged themselves in a free-for-all over girlfriend. Some of the male students from Osogbo Grammar School were said to have accused their counterparts at the Government Technical […]

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Fayose hugs Makinde
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S’West PDP Congress: Fayose surrenders to Gov Seyi Makinde, says ‘you are my leader’

S’West PDP Fayose Congress: Fayose surrenders to Gov Seyi Makinde, says ‘you are my leader’ By Timothy Agbor, Osogbo Former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayo Fayose has finally acknowledged the Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde as his leader and that of the Peoples Democratic Party in the Southwest. He warned their supporters against coming in […]

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PDP Southwest Congress
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Commotion at PDP South-West Congress venue as DSS operatives exchange punches with delegate

Commotion at PDP South-West Congress venue as DSS operatives exchange punches with delegate There was confusion at the entrance gate of the venue of the ongoing 2021 South-West Zonal Congress of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) as some operatives of the Department of State Security Service (DSS) fought a politician. The operatives who were manning […]

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Handcuffed suspect
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Fake lawyer arrested inside Osun court after failing to move motion appropriately

Fake lawyer arrested inside Osun court after failing to move motion appropriately By Ekene Agbor, Osogbo A middle aged-man, Adebowale Babatunde, has been arrested by the Police for allegedly impersonating a lawyer in Osun state. Babatunde was apprehended by the Police while appearing before a Magistrate’s Court in Osogbo. Adorned in a shit, tie and […]

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Speakers at the programme
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IWD: How gender inequality equation can be changed – UNIOSUN dons, girl child campaigner 

IWD: How gender inequality equation can be changed – UNIOSUN dons, girl child campaigner By Ekene Agbor, Osogbo The Vice Chancellor, Osun State University, Professor Labode Popoola has urged women to aim high and be available for opportunities by advancing in learning and becoming effective in their career. Speaking through Professor Janet Olaitan, the Deputy […]

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Court remands 9 Osun students for attempting to kill principal with charms, axes 

Court remands 9 Osun students for attempting to kill principal with charms, axes  By Ekene Agbor, Osogbo Nine students of Ifeoluwa Co-Educational Grammar School Osogbo, Osun State have been remanded in Prison and Juvenile Home for allegedly attempting to kill their school principal, Mrs Mary Adeoye. The students who were dragged to a Magistrate’s Court […]

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Handcuffed suspect
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Man who rode Okada without driver’s licence crushes pedestrian to death in Osun

Man who rode Okada without driver’s licence crushes pedestrian to death in Osun By Taiwo Oluwafemi, Osogbo A 42-year -old commercial motorcyclist, Sunday Adeyemi has been arrested and dragged before an Osogbo Magistrate’s Court in Osun State for allegedly killing of a pedestrian. The Police Prosecutor,  Inspector Jacob Akintunde, told the court that the defendant […]

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Osun police arraign bakery worker for stealing N2.1m 

Osun police arraign bakery worker for stealing N2.1m By Adedayo Ashiru & Taiwo Oluwafemi Osun state police command on Tuesday arraigned a 24- year-old man, Ahmed Fadulilahi, before a Magistrate’s court sitting in Osogbo for allegedly stealing two million, one hundred and seventeen thousand, eight hundred and fifty (N2,117,850) from his workplace. The accused person who is […]

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Members of the Osun Judicial Panel of Inquiry
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Petitioner tells Osun panel how police connived with syndicates to defraud him of N36m

Petitioner tells Osun panel how police connived with syndicates to defraud him of N36m By Ekene Agbor, Osogbo A petitioner, Mr. Adeolu Paul Sunday has narrated how the police connived with four business syndicates to defraud him of #36million in Lagos, in 2016. Speaking at resumed hearing sitting of Osun Judicial Panel of Inquiry on Police […]

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Justice and Law
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Police arraign woman for defrauding bank customer of N10m in Osun

Police arraign woman for defrauding bank customer of N10m in Osun By Ekene Agbor, Osogbo A 30-year-old woman, Achi Ijeoma Mary has been dragged before a Federal High Court sitting in Osogbo, Osun State for allegedly defrauding a customer of Access Bank, Wale Azeez, of the sum of ten million naira. The Police in the state accused […]

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