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Osun commences all-year-round farming through Solar-powered irrigation

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As part of efforts to diversify her economy through agriculture and turn the state to the food basket of the West, the Osun State Government has embarked on all-year-round farming through massive...

Fri Nov 3rd, 2017     Read More →

MKO Abiola International Airport: Osun govt carpets opposition for planning to derail project

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The government of Osun has called the people of the state to be wary of falsehood being peddled by some opposition element in the state over the concessioning of the MKO Abiola International...

Fri Nov 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Aregbesola commiserates with Tinubu family over son’s demise

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Governor of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has described as shocking, the death of Jide Tinubu, son of the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed...

Fri Nov 3rd, 2017     Read More →

How Ibadan verification exercise traumatised pensioners

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IT was traumatic for thousands of aged pensioners from Ogun and Oyo states civil services as they gathered for another verification exercise to ascertain their eligibility for pension under...

Fri Nov 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Ambode: A quiet but virtuoso performance

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In his 27 years as a civil servant in Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode was a quiet, solid achiever of immense gifts and remarkable ethos. With a bachelor’s and master’s in Accounting, he...

Fri Nov 3rd, 2017     Read More →

2019: Why APC govs want automatic ticket for Buhari

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Deputy Political Editor & Johnbosco Agbakwuru ALTHOUGH the National Executive Committee, NEC, of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has deferred an “informal...

Fri Nov 3rd, 2017     Read More →

N69bn Osun airport to be ready in 8 months, says contractor

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The contractor handling the MKO Abiola International Airport in Ido-Osun, Osun, on Thursday said that the first phase of the N69 billion project would be ready within eight months. Mr Nurudeen...

Thu Nov 2nd, 2017     Read More →

Omokri suffering from multiple-personality disorder 

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My attention has been drawn to the rant of one Wendell Simlin, better known as Reno Omokri, disparaging the person of Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola over facts revealed by the Osun governor on how former...

Wed Nov 1st, 2017     Read More →

Don’t politicise proposed MKO Abiola airport project in Osun, Speaker urges opposition

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The Speaker, Osun House of Assembly, Mr Najeem Salaam, has advised opposition political parties in the state not politicise the MKO Abiola Airport project. Salaam gave the advice in a statement by...

Wed Nov 1st, 2017     Read More →

I didn’t go more than 2 rounds, says man who raped 89-yr-old woman comatose

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A 29-year-old man, Kehinde Ariyo, who allegedly raped an 85-year-old woman to coma, has said he did not go more than two rounds. Ariyo was arrested by men of Osun Police Command and paraded by the...

Tue Oct 31st, 2017     Read More →

Examining Odigie-Oyegun’s scorecard

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AS the National Caucus and National Executive Committee , NEC, of the All Progressives Congress, APC, meets in Abuja on 30-31 October 2017, top on the agenda will be the need for urgent reforms in...

Tue Oct 31st, 2017     Read More →

Spate of Building collapse and the Insurance Industry

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In the last twenty four months, more than fifteen incidents of collapsed buildings have been reported across the country with high human casualties. In Abuja, Cross River, Kwara, Lagos and Osun...

Tue Oct 31st, 2017     Read More →

Govs struggle to take pictures with new SGFat APC caucus meeting

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE All Progressives Congress, APC, caucus meeting started 8:30pm at the New Banquet Hall, Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Monday with President Muhammadu Buhari...

Mon Oct 30th, 2017     Read More →

Johnathan’s inability to control crude oil theft grounded our economy – Gov Aregbesola

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By Emman Ovuakporie, OSUN- PEEVED by the magnitude of undeclared crude oil and gas during the administration of former President Goodluck Jonathan, Governor of Osun State, Rauf Aregbesola has said...

Mon Oct 30th, 2017     Read More →

Governorship poll: Osun people have option of rejecting PDP’s impunity – APC

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The All Progressives Congress in the state of Osun has declared that the governorship election of 2018 will be a defining moment for the people’s future well-being and sustenance of the...

Mon Oct 30th, 2017     Read More →