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Experts warn: Beware of killer meat from animals, fowls bred with excess antibiotics

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In countries like Nigeria where antibiotics are bought for human or animal use without a prescription, the emergence and spread of resistance is made worse. Similarly, it is no longer news that...

Sun Nov 12th, 2017     Read More →

I sold my house to save my business — Prince Dele Akinola

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I had my primary education at AUD Primary School, Isokan local government, Osun State, while my secondary school was at St. Anthony’s College in the same area; Ikoyi-Isokan L.G.A. I finished...

Sun Nov 12th, 2017     Read More →

Why Buhari cannot remove PDP elements sabotaging his govt — Ojudu

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Senator Babafemi Ojudu, Special Adviser to the President on Political Matters, is another of the President Muhammadu Buhari’s senior aides defusing tensions and holding out against mischief...

Sun Nov 12th, 2017     Read More →

UNFPA calls for effective law enforcement against female genital mutilation

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The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has called for a nationwide effective enforcement of the laws prohibiting Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) toward enhancing societal development. Dr Diene...

Sat Nov 11th, 2017     Read More →

Nigerians must earn from productivity, not rent—Aregbesola

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GOVERNOR Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State has identified unearned income from rent, rather than productivity, as the major challenge facing Nigeria in terms of its economic...

Fri Nov 10th, 2017     Read More →

NIPS to partner Osun on tourism devt

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THE National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS) says it will collaborate with the Osun government in developing the state’s tourism potential. Prof. Shola Adeyanju, a member...

Fri Nov 10th, 2017     Read More →

APC says Anambra too significant to lose, Obiano jittery

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ABUJA: The ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has said that it was not leaving anything to chance in its bid to win the November 18 gubernatorial election in Anambra state. While the party...

Thu Nov 9th, 2017     Read More →

Encomiums as Aregbesola commissions another N94 million school in Ipetumodu

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The Governor of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, on Tuesday added another feat to his administration’s achievements in the education sector with the commissioning of another Elementary school,...

Thu Nov 9th, 2017     Read More →

Abba Kyari, Oyo-Ita reconcile at FEC meeting

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—The Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari, and Head of Service, Winifred Oyo-Ita, yesterday, resolved their differences and embraced each other before the...

Thu Nov 9th, 2017     Read More →

NB disburses N96m to SMEs through Isedowo initiative

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By Princewill Ekwujuru NIGERIAN Breweries (NB) Plc’s empowerment initiative, Isedowo, has so far supported 32 artisans and small scale business operators in Osun and Ekiti states with...

Thu Nov 9th, 2017     Read More →

FG approves N5.5bn for Erosion Control in 6 states

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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari has approved N5.567 billion for the 3rd Quarter Soil Erosion Control Accelerated Intervention in six states. The...

Wed Nov 8th, 2017     Read More →

Alleged serial shop-breaker refused bail, remanded in prison

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A 22-year-old, Sodiq Lawal, who allegedly broke into several shops and stole plasma TV and other items, was on Wednesday remanded in prions on the orders of an Ile-Ife Magistrates’ Court in...

Wed Nov 8th, 2017     Read More →

NIPSS to partner Osun govt. on tourism development

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The National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS) says it will collaborate with the Osun government in developing the state’s tourism potentials. Prof. Shola Adeyanju, a member...

Wed Nov 8th, 2017     Read More →

FG exclusive function should be unbundled — Akande

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..As Afe Babalola, Awolowo-Dosunmu others renew call for regional integration By Daud Olatunji abeokuta—FORMER interim chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Chief Bisi Akande, has...

Wed Nov 8th, 2017     Read More →

Safety engineers to honour Sen Omisore

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The Nigerian Institution of Safety Engineers, NISE, an arm of the Nigerian Society of Engineers,will tomorrow, confer the former Deputy Governor of Osun State, Senator Iyiola Omisore, with its...

Wed Nov 8th, 2017     Read More →