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DAWN, Afenifere, others set agenda for S’West govs-elect, harp on regional integration

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IBADAN—THE constant call for regional integration yesterday became a subject of debate in Ibadan, as the Director-General of Development Agenda for Western Nigeria (DAWN), Mr. Seye Oyeleye, ...

Wed Mar 20th, 2019     Read More →

Court dismisses Adeseun’s suit seeking to nullify PDP primaries in Oyo

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Ibadan – An Oyo State High Court sitting in Ibadan has dismissed the suit instituted by Sen. Ayoade Adeseun seeking to nullify the primaries conducted by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

Adeseun’s suit: Makinde lauds court judgment

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Ibadan – The Oyo State governor-elect, Mr Seyi Makinde, on Tuesday hailed a state High Court judgment validating the primaries in which he emerged the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

NASS Polls: 16 candidates file petitions at Oyo election tribunal

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Sixteen candidates from various political parties have filed petitions at the National Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal sitting at the State High Court, Iyaganku Ibadan, Oyo State, following...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

Just in: House of Reps suspends plenary to April 2

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The House of Representatives has suspended plenary to April 2 to enable members engage Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) at committee level on the defense of 2019 budget proposal. File:...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

NADESSTU suspends exco members indefinitely over financial misappropriation, abuse of office

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The National Association of Delta State Students (NADESSTU) has suspended the President of the association, Comrade Agolo Samson over alleged financial misappropriation and abuse of office. The...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

Oyo CJ calls for criminal justice system reform

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…as S/W judges undergo training By Adeola Badru AS judges in the South West zone of the country undergo training that would facilitate improvement in the administration of justice, the Oyo...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Many feared dead, scores injured, houses razed in fresh Agatu communal clash

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By Peter Duru Makurdi – Many were feared dead, scores injured, houses and huts have also been reportedly razed in a renewed multiple communal clash in Agatu Local Government Area of Benue...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

‘FG recycling plant in Ekiti on verge of collapse’

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Ado Ekiti – The multi-purpose recycling plant at the Ilokun dump site in Ado-Ekiti, needs the urgent attention of the state and federal governments. News Agency of Nigeria, (NAN)...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

Why Oyo APC won’t interfere in NASS elections—Oke

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The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State, Chief Akin Oke, on Monday said that the party would not interfere in the leadership elections of the National Assembly. The ...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

Why Oyo APC won’t interfere in NASS elections — Oke

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The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State, Chief Akin Oke, on Monday said that the party would not interfere in the leadership elections of the National Assembly. APC The ...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

Prices of fuel, kerosene rose in February — NBS

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By Emmanuel Elebeke National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, has said the average price for refilling a five kilogramme (kg) cylinder for Liquefied Petroleum Gas, otherwise known as cooking gas,...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

I have no hand in Sugar’s death – Oyo Assembly Chief Whip

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By Ola Ajayi Ibadan—AS investigations into the murder of a member of the House of Representatives, Mr. Temitope Olatoye, who was shot dead by gunmen at Lalupon area of Lagelu Local...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

PDP’s peculiar victory in Oyo State

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By Oludayo Tade THE 2019 general elections have shown the growing evolution and sophistication of the Nigerian electorate. Despite obvious lapses and controversies of inconclusiveness in some...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

Black History Month: ‘The way to right wrongs is to turn the light of truth upon them’

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By Prisca Duru To commemorate the 2019 Black History Month, the United States Consulate General in Lagos has been engaging the public in a number of activities that unravel the story behind the...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →