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Oyo-Ita, becomes Mayegun of Okemesi

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The monarch of Okemesi Ekiti, Oba Micheal Adedeji has honoured the Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita, with the chieftaincy title of Mayegun of the...

Fri Jan 26th, 2018     Read More →

Attacks: Fulani herders, farmers reach truce in Oyo

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As the Oyo State Police Commissioner, Mr Abiodun Odude organised a reconciliatory meeting at the Police headquarters, Eleyele, Ibadan where all the stakeholders rubbed minds on how lasting peace...

Fri Jan 26th, 2018     Read More →

Our land not available for cattle colonies, Yoruba leaders tell FG

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By Dapo Akinrefon Lagos—Yoruba leaders, under the aegis of Yoruba Summit, yesterday, rejected the proposed cattle colony by the Federal Government saying it is a “violation of the...

Fri Jan 26th, 2018     Read More →

Oyo-Ita bags title of  Mayegun of Okemesi

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Okemesi(Ekiti State) – The Owa Ooye of Okemesi Ekiti, Oba Michael Adedeji, on Thursday bestowed the chieftaincy title of Mayegun on the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation,...

Thu Jan 25th, 2018     Read More →

2018 Budget: Works Ministry to gulp N341bn – Fashola

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The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, on Thursday, said Works sector would require N341 billion for projects in 2018. He said this while defending the ministry’s...

Thu Jan 25th, 2018     Read More →

Lorry hits motorcyclist in Osun

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An Osun State magistrate’s court sitting in Ile-Ife, yesterday, remanded a tipper-lorry driver in prison for allegedly killing a motorcyclist. The magistrate, Mr. Olalekan Ijiyode, ordered...

Thu Jan 25th, 2018     Read More →

Oodua Festival: Ooni, Adams, others preach unity in Yorubaland

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Ile-ife—THE Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Babatunde Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has expressed confidence in the ability of the new Aare Onakakanfo of Yorubaland, Aare Gani Adams, to unite the...

Wed Jan 24th, 2018     Read More →

Striking workers : Oyo govt invokes no-work-no-pay rule

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By Adeola Badru IBADAN—THE Oyo State Government, in reaction to the three-day warning strike embarked upon by the leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, Trade Union Congress, TUC,...

Wed Jan 24th, 2018     Read More →

Osun: Tipper driver remanded in prison for killing motorcyclist

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An Osun Magistrates’ Court sitting in Ile-Ife on Wednesday remanded a tipper lorry driver in prison for allegedly killing a motorcyclist. The Magistrate, Mr Olalekan Ijiyode, ordered that...

Wed Jan 24th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Buhari’s campaign caps flood FEC

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – BARELY 24 hours after former President Olusegun Obasanjo advised President Muhammadu Buhari not to seek re-election in 2019, the weekly Federal Executive...

Wed Jan 24th, 2018     Read More →

Olubadan VS 21 kings: Ajimobi appeals judgement

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By Ola Ajayi Ibadan— GOVERNOR Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has appealed the recent judgment by an Oyo State High Court which nullified the review of the 1959 Olubadan Chieftaincy declaration....

Wed Jan 24th, 2018     Read More →

Why we haven’t disciplined anyone over Maina’s recall —Oyo-Ita

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ABUJA— Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Winifred Oyo-Ita, has spoken on why disciplinary actions have not been taken against those behind the reinstatement of Abdulrasheed Maina...

Wed Jan 24th, 2018     Read More →

Ibadan controversial Obas: Ajimobi appeals high court decision

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…says he has constitutional right to set up commission Ibadan – Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has appealed against the decision of the Oyo State High Court, Ibadan division which...

Tue Jan 23rd, 2018     Read More →

FG employs father of quintuplets in Abuja

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Mrs. Winifred Oyo-Ita, the Head of Civil Service of the Federation (HOS), on Tuesday, said the Federal Government had employed Mr. Imudia Uduehi, the father of the quintuplets born April, 2017 in...

Tue Jan 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Herdsmen’s attack on Falae’s farm not a Presidency affair — Adesina

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…As Ondo govt vows to regulate herdsmen activities …We’ll nab culprits—Police Commissioner …OPC’ll continue to protect Yoruba interest — Gani...

Tue Jan 23rd, 2018     Read More →