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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 […]

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Windstorm wrecks havoc
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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, […]

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The deputy Governor visited the village where six members of a family were killed
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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 […]

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Adejare Bello
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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 […]

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File photo of Armed robbers robbing a bank
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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, […]

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AASNID President, OAU Chapter
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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. […]

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Governor Gboyega Oyetola at the programme
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Post COVID-19: Oyetola embarks on economic rejuvenation, sustainance of human capital development

Post COVID-19: Oyetola embarks on economic rejuvenation, sustainance of human capital development … Disburses cash to 2,000 successful entrepreneurship trainees By Ekene Agbor, Osogbo The Governor of Osun State, Adegboyega Oyetola, has started adopting strategies to stimulate the economy of the state that had hitherto been adversely affected by the novel Coronavirus pandemic. He said […]

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The main entrance of Bowen University, Iwo
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Bowen University, Iwo: Blazing the trail in academic excellence, online pedagogy

Bowen University, Iwo: Blazing the trail in academic excellence, online pedagogy By Timothy Agbor, Osogbo Bowen University, Iwo, Osun State is not only fulfilling its philosophy as a centre of learning and research of distinction, combining academic excellence with love for humanity, it has also displayed competence in online pedagogy.   While many other tertiary institutions […]

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Other community leaders and members during the advocacy visits against FGM
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NGO storms Osun communities, sensitise village heads, religious leaders against FGM

NGO storms Osun communities, sensitise village heads, religious leaders against FGM By Timothy Agbor, Osogbo A Non- Governmental Organisation in Osun State, Value Female Network (VFN) has met with traditional community leaders, and religious leaders and sensitised them on the dangers of the Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) and the need to abandon the illegal practice. […]

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Guests discussing FGM on a radio station in Osun State
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Osun NGO embarks on far-reaching media campaigns for eradication of FGM

Osun NGO embarks on far-reaching media campaigns for eradication of FGM By Ekene Agbor, Osogbo   A Non-Governmental Organisation in Osun State, Value Female Network (VFN) has launched radical campaigns on social and traditional media with a view to eradicating the practice of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) within and across the state.   The media […]

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