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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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Jaleyemi Catholic Hospital
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Jaleyemi Catholic hospital reacts to disengagement from OHIS

Jaleyemi Catholic hospital reacts to disengagement from OHIS TIMOTHY AGBOR, OSOGBO The management of Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Hospital, Jaleyemi, Osogbo, has denied charging enrollees of the Osun Health Insurance Scheme (OHIS) unauthorised extra fees and maltreating them.   Contrary to the claims made by the management of OHIS that the hospital was charging enrollees […]

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Chief Imam Kamorudeen mosque
Crime Metro News Religion

Osun Police arrest Chief Imam, son of Esu priest over clash at Mosque

Osun Police arrest Chief Imam, son of Esu priest over clash at Mosque BY TIMOTHY AGBOR, OSOGBO The Police in Osun State have arrested and detained the Chief Imam of Kamorudeen Central Mosque, Qosim Yusuf and son of an Esu priest, Ifashola Esuleke over a clash that broke out at the mosque in Osogbo on […]

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Chief Kayode Esuleke
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Police detain Osun masquerades’ leader over clash with Muslim group

Police detain Osun masquerades’ leader over clash with Muslim group TIMOTHY AGBOR, OSOGBO The Nigeria Police has detained the leader of masquerade worshippers in Osun State, Chief Kayode Esuleke, over clash with Muslims at their worship centre in Osogbo on Sunday. Chief Esuleke, an octogenarian, who is also a stalwart of the All Progressives Congress […]

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Injured Muslim
Crime Metro

One dead, children, others injured as masquerades attack Mosque in Osun

One dead, children, others injured as masquerades attack Mosque in Osun TIMOTHY AGBOR, OSOGBO Pandemonium broke out on Sunday when some masquerades attacked a mosque in Osogbo, capital of Osun State, where some Muslims gathered, leaving one dead and about 12 injured. NEWS BOOM gathered that the masquerades opened gunfire at the Muslims at their […]

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Catholic youths of Osogbo Diocese
News Religion

2021 DYD: Engage in volunteering jobs, Bishop Oyejola tasks youths

2021 DYD: Engage in volunteering jobs, Bishop Oyejola tasks youths TIMOTHY AGBOR, OSOGBO The Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Osogbo, Most Rev John Oyejola has called on Nigerian youths to maximise their youthful strength and talents and take up volunteering jobs. The cleric encouraged youths to consider volunteering as a means of empowering themselves […]

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Internet fraud
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Army deserter, 33 others arrested for suspected internet fraud in Osogbo

Army deserter, 33 others arrested for suspected internet fraud in Osogbo By Timothy Agbor, Osogbo Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibadan Zonal Office, in the early hours of Tuesday, arrested a deserter of the Nigerian Army, Adebisi Jamiu and 33 others for suspected internet fraud. The suspects were picked up in different […]

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Yahoo Boys Protest
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How ‘Yahoo Boys’, EFCC operatives’ clash robbed Osogbo residents of peace

How ‘Yahoo Boys’, EFCC operatives’ clash robbed Osogbo residents of peace By Timothy Agbor, Osogbo Residents of Osogbo, capital of Osun State woke up to panic and tension caused by the clash between some youths suspected to be internet fraudsters, (Yahoo Yahoo boys) and operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). For about […]

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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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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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