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PDP: Carry everybody along, Makarfi charges Osun, Adamawa caretaker committees

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA -Chairman, National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, has charged newly inaugurated members of Adamawa and Osun states...

Thu Sep 7th, 2017     Read More →

If you are quick in seeking external solutions, PDP will not take it kindly, Makarfi warns

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Abuja – Senator Ahmed Makarfi, Chairman, National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has warned PDP members against dragging the party to court. Ahmed...

Wed Sep 6th, 2017     Read More →

Food prices drop significantly in Nigeria

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The harvest of food crops in the South-west has made appreciable positive impact on the prices of foodstuff, a survey by the News Agency of Nigeria has revealed. Some farmers and stakeholders, who...

Wed Sep 6th, 2017     Read More →

Police arrest 3 men with human heads, hands in Osun

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Osogbo – The Police Command in Osun on Tuesday said it arrested three male suspects, with two human heads and hands in the state. The Commissioner of Police, Mr Fimihan Adeoye, told newsmen...

Wed Sep 6th, 2017     Read More →

Osun Police arrest 3 with human heads, hands

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The Police Command in Osun on Tuesday said it arrested three male suspects, with two human heads and hands in the state. The Commissioner of Police, Mr Fimihan Adeoye, told newsmen in Osogbo that...

Wed Sep 6th, 2017     Read More →

Paris Club refund: 68% of states heed FG’s advice – Survey

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Majority of the state across the federation, have utilised the second tranche of the Paris Club refund they received to clear the arrears of their serving and retired workers’...

Wed Sep 6th, 2017     Read More →

Hajj 2017: Death toll rises to 14

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By Ishola Balogun & Kazeem Ategbeshe Saudi Arabia—The number of Nigerian pilgrims who died during this year’s hajj has risen to 14, the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON,...

Wed Sep 6th, 2017     Read More →

National Youth Games: Osun Govt. releases N18m

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Osun government on Monday said it had released N18 million its contingent’s preparation and participation in the 3rd National Youth Games holding in Ilorin, Kwara. The Commissioner for...

Tue Sep 5th, 2017     Read More →

Aregbesola’s education reforms: We’re losing students to public schools – Proprietors

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Things seemed to have been hard for private schools in Osun as some of the schools proprietors and proprietress lamented over the sharp decline in the ‎enrollment intake into the private...

Tue Sep 5th, 2017     Read More →

No faction in our party, Osun APC declares

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By Gbenga Olarinoye Osogbo—Ahead of the 2018 governorship election in Osun State, the All Progressives Congress APC in the state has declared that there was no faction in the party. The...

Mon Sep 4th, 2017     Read More →

Verification exercise aimed at providing accurate database, others — PTAD

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PENSION Transitional Arrangement Directorate, PTAD, has explained that the ongoing biometric verification of Federal Civil Service pensioners is aimed at providing accurate database and eliminate...

Wed Aug 23rd, 2017     Read More →

32 CROWNED OBAS IN IBADAN: It’s a joke carried too far — Olubadan

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By Ola Ajayi Ibadan—THE Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, has again raised objection to the review of 1957 Olubadan chieftaincy declaration saying he will never support the move....

Wed Aug 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Tell Nigerians how N1.3 trillion was spent, PDP challenges Osinbajo

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…As Makarfi says four out of seven states have complied with convention’s resolution By Dirisu Yakubu & Vanessa Paul ABUJA-The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has taken a swipe...

Tue Aug 22nd, 2017     Read More →

5 Unwritten Cultural Rules of The Yorubas

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The Yorubas are one of the major ethnic groups in Nigeria. They are mainly found in the South-Western part of the country. They are popular for two things-education and culture. In this case, we...

Tue Aug 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Man poses as woman, swindles American in need of lover of $80,000

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The Police in Osun said on Monday that they have arrested a 23-year-old suspected internet fraudster (name withheld) for allegedly duping an American of 80,000 dollars (N28.8 million). Police...

Tue Aug 22nd, 2017     Read More →