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Buhari tasks science ministry on solutions to insecurity, others

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President Muhammadu Buhari has charged the Ministry of Science and Technology to create a conducive environment for Nigerian scientists to provide lasting solutions to the challenges of insecurity...

Tue Mar 17th, 2020     Read More →

Falana, Mimiko, Ofeimun urge restructuring, say Nigeria is not taken seriously

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Human rights activist, Femi Falana (SAN) (left); Dean, Faculty of Arts, University of Lagos, Prof. Olufunke Adeboye; Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola; the celebrant and foremost Nigerian...

Tue Mar 17th, 2020     Read More →

Oyetola signs Amotekun Bill into law, asks Osun residents to respect outfit’s personnel

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Governor Oyetola. signing the bill into law. Photo: TWITTER/GOVERNOROYETOLAOsun State Governor, Gboyega Oyetola has signed the Osun Security Network Agency and Amotekun Corps Bill into law. This...

Sat Mar 14th, 2020     Read More →

Osun and its controversial education reforms

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Prominent among the issues that have been raised by stakeholders is that the incumbent governor of Osun State, Gboyega Oyetola, who suddenly found some of the educational policies imprudent, was...

Thu Mar 12th, 2020     Read More →

Reps order probe of 10-year outage in Osun council, others

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The House of Representatives yesterday mandated its Committee on Power to interface with the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) and the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC)...

Thu Mar 12th, 2020     Read More →

AKEREDOLU VS UNITY GROUP: Who blinks first in Ondo?

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Kindly Share This Story: Governor Akeredolu AHEAD of the October 10 governorship election in Ondo State one of the questions on the lips of observers is: Who will gain the upper hand in the...

Wed Mar 11th, 2020     Read More →

FG inaugurates N180m road project in Ede poly

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The Federal Ministry of Works and Housing on Monday inaugurated an N180 million road rehabilitation project at Federal Polytechnic, Ede, Osun. Speaking at the inauguration ceremony, Mr Babatunde...

Mon Mar 9th, 2020     Read More →

There are people alive who stole more than Abacha ― Salam Bamidele

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A member representing Ede North/Ede South/Egbedero/Ejigbo Federal Constituency of Osun State, Salam Bamidele said that there are people alive today that have stolen way more than former Head of...

Sun Mar 8th, 2020     Read More →

Osun court orders Oluwo to appear for allegedly assaulting fellow monarch

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An Osogbo Chief Magistrate’s Court in Osun State, yesterday, ordered the Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdulrosheed Akanbi, to appear before it over an alleged assault of a fellow monarch, the Agbowu...

Sat Mar 7th, 2020     Read More →

UPDATED: Fire razes nine shops, destroys goods in Osogbo

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Kindly Share This Story:Picture of the razed shops at Popo area of Osogbo By Shina Abubakar and David Royal A fire outbreak on early hours of Thursday threw traders into mourning in Osogbo. Nine...

Thu Mar 5th, 2020     Read More →

We can only repay states for roads at 75-80℅ completion ― FG

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Kindly Share This Story:Engineer Abubakar Aliyu By Shina Abubakar The Federal Government has disclosed that it would only repay states that embark on trunk ‘A’ roads construction after...

Sat Feb 29th, 2020     Read More →

FG to construct weighbridges to check overloading of vehicles - Minister

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(Right) the honourable Minister of State for Works and Housing, Engineer Abubakar Aliyu and Governor Oyetola of Osun (Left) Photo: TWITTER/GBOYEGAOYETOLAMr Abubakar Aliyu, Minister of State for...

Sat Feb 29th, 2020     Read More →

The National Sports Festival – The greatest sports show in Africa

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A Brief History From March 22, 2020, the 20th edition of the Nigerian National Sports Festival will begin and Nigeria’s best domestic athletes will converge in the ancient city of Benin,...

Sat Feb 29th, 2020     Read More →

Osun court remands eight for impersonation

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An Ile-Ife Magistrate’s Court in Osun State yesterday remanded eight persons in the Nigerian Correctional Centre for allegedly impersonating officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement...

Sat Feb 29th, 2020     Read More →

Court remands eight persons for allegedly pretending to be NDLEA officials

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Kindly Share This Story: By Shina Abubakar A magistrates’ court sitting in Ile-Ife, Osun State on Friday remanded eight people in a correctional facility for pretending to be officials of...

Sat Feb 29th, 2020     Read More →