Osun

The crowd of supporters
News Politics

Oyetola takes campaign to Adeleke’s hometown, excited at large turnout

Oyetola takes campaign to Adeleke’s hometown, excited at large turnout   TIMOTHY AGBOR, OSOGBO     Governor of Osun State and candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress in the July 16 governorship election in the state, Gboyega Oyetola has expressed satisfaction at the large crowd that attended his campaign in Ede, the hometown of […]

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Ademola Adeleke
Religion Sports

Adeleke, running mate to feature on Osun SWAN Stakeholders’ Forum

Adeleke, running mate to feature on Osun SWAN Stakeholders’ Forum By Timothy Agbor, Osogbo Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in the July 16 Gubernatorial election in Osun State, Sen. Ademola Adeleke and his Deputy, Prince Kola Oyewusi will on Wednesday, June 29, 2022 feature on “Stakeholders’ Forum”, a personality interview programme of the […]

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INEC
News Politics

Osun election: Govt declares tomorrow work-free for PVC collection

Osun election: Govt declares tomorrow work-free for PVC collection TIMOTHY AGBOR, OSOGBO Osun State Government has declared Friday, June 24, as work-free day to enable civil servants who are yet to collect their Permanent Voter’s Cards to do so ahead of the July 16 gubernatorial election in the state. In a statement signed by the […]

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Gboyega Oyetola
National News Politics

Osun guber: My achievements will be greater if re-elected for second term – Oyetola

Osun guber: My achievements will be greater if re-elected for second term – Oyetola TIMOTHY AGBOR, OSOGBO The candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress in the July 16 governorship election in Osun State, Adegboyega Oyetola on Wednesday, disclosed that if elected for a second term, his achievements in office would surpass those already recorded. […]

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June 12
Crime National

June 12: Civil societies renew call for removal of Osun CP, seek security, credible elections

June 12: Civil societies renew call for removal of Osun CP, seek security, credible elections TIMOTHY AGBOR, OSOGBO Members of the Osun Civil Societies Coalition have tasked government at all levels to double their efforts in the safety of lives and property, as well as guarantee a transparent process, as the nation moves to another […]

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Kolapo Alimi
News Politics

Aregbesola’s loyalist, Alimi finally gives up on APC, becomes Adeleke’s campaigner

Aregbesola’s loyalist, Alimi finally gives up on APC, becomes Adeleke’s campaigner TIMOTHY AGBOR, OSOGBO One of the strongest loyalists of Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola and former Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs during Aregbesola’s tenure in Osun State Kolapo Alimi, has finally dumped the ruling All Progressives Congress. It was gathered that Alimi […]

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Local security
News

Osun NSCDC sets up security team consisting of locals

Osun NSCDC sets up security team consisting of locals   TIMOTHY AGBOR, OSOGBO In a bid to ensure water-tight security and proactive intelligence gathering before, during and after the July 16 governorship election in Osun State, the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in the state, has involved indigenes of local areas in its […]

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Jail
Metro

Man who suffered loss after staking customer’s money on bet cools off in jail

Man who suffered loss after staking customer’s money on bet cools off in jail TIMOTHY AGBOR, OSOGBO A 32-year-old man, Olatunbosun Sowumi, has revealed that he used the sum of N370,000 meant for supply of 16 bags of rice to one of his customers to play bet. Sowumi, while addressing a Chief Magistrate’s Court sitting […]

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Toba Adedeji
Crime

Shooting of journalist: Osun CP must go, NUJ insists as IGP queries Olokode over killing of resident

Shooting of journalist: Osun CP must go, NUJ insists as IGP queries Olokode over killing of resident TIMOTHY AGBOR, OSOGBO The Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Osun State Council, has insisted that the embattled state Commissioner of Police, Wale Olokode must be removed from the state over the recent shooting of Nation newspaper reporter, Toba […]

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Royal Sisters group with their traditional ruler
Metro National News

Apetu of Ipetumodu tasks Royal Sisters group on growth of native town

Apetu of Ipetumodu tasks Royal Sisters group on growth of native town By Timothy Agbor, Osogbo A traditional ruler in Ife North Local Government Area of Osun State, His Royal Majesty, Oba (Prof.) Olugbenga Oloyede, Latimogun 1, Apetu of Ipetumodu), has urged the Royal Sisters, a women group in Ipetumodu to be more diligent and dedicated to […]

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