Tag Archives: Osun

Gunmen Kill One, Kidnap Four Osun College Workers

  Gunmen have killed one member of staff of the Osun State College of Technology (OSCOTEH) in Esa-Oke town in the state. During the attack which occurred on Tuesday, the assailants also abducted five other staff members and two students

Gboyega Oyetola Sworn In As Osun Governor

 The winner of the recent governorship election in Osun State and candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Gboyega Oyetola was on Tuesday inaugurated as governor of the state. The inauguration ceremony was held at Osogbo Township Stadium, at

Osun Pensioners In Fresh Protest Over Non-Payment Of Entitlement

Some of the protesting pensioners in Osun State.   Pensioners in Osun State on Wednesday staged a protest over the non-payment of their entitlements. During the protest in Osogbo, the state capital, the protesters called on the Economic and Financial

Osun Governorship Election Tribunal Relocates To Abuja

(File) An electorate casts his vote in the Osun State governorship election held on September 22, 2018.   The Osun State Governorship Election Tribunal constituted to look into the complaints arising from the September 22 poll has been relocated to

Osun guber poll: PDP demands reconstitution of Electoral Tribunal

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has demanded the immediate reconstitution of the Osun State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal. The party, in a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, on Thursday in Abuja, said that further delay would

Osun Guber: Sen. Adeleke files petition at tribunal

Senator Ademola Adeleke, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Gubernatorial Candidate in the just concluded election in Osun, Sen. Ademola Adeleke, on Tuesday filed a petition at the tribunal challenging the outcome of the poll.

2 men allegedly defraud Osun lawmaker

Olakunle Muhammed, 41, and Rasheed Bakare, 55 on Tuesday appeared in an Osogbo Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly defrauding an Osun lawmaker the sum of N38 million. The accused are facing a three-count on conspiracy, theft, and fraud. While the

Agro-forestry: GEF grantee trains Osun farmers

FILE PHOTO: Agro forestry A grantee of the Global Environmental Facility (GEF), Environmental Management and Development Trust (EMADET), an NGO, has trained farmers on agro-forest production in Ile-Iran community, Ayedire Local Government Area, Osun state. Its Director of Programme, Mr

Discipline Has Increased In Our Schools – Osun Govt

  The Osun State Government says that discipline has increased in schools across the state within the past eight years. Commissioner for Education, Mr. Wasiu Omotunde-Young, made this known on Thursday during a press conference. “There is no rational observer

Osun Guber Poll: Melaye, Bruce to report to FCT Police Command

Sen. Dino Melaye The Nigeria Police Force says Sen. Dino Melaye and Sen. Ben Murray-Bruce are to report to the Police Command in the FCT on Oct. 8 and not to the IGP monitoring unit for investigation as earlier stated.

Osun Election: Aregbesola Describes Protest By PDP Leaders As Irresponsible Act

 Governor Rauf Aregbesola on Friday reacted to the protest by leaders and members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) against the outcome of the Osun Election. Aregbsesola told journalists during a visit to the presidential villa that the protest

Osun Govt. inaugurates 193 boreholes, 100 sanitation facilities

Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State Osun Government on Friday inaugurated 193 boreholes and 100 sanitation facilities in three Local Government Areas in the state. The projects, which were constructed by the EU-UNICEF in collaboration with Osun Government, were inaugurated

BREAKING: Saraki, Dogara, Secondus, Lead Protest Against Osun Election Outcome

 Leaders and members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) are currently protesting against the outcome of the recently concluded Osun State Governorship election. PDP leaders including Senate President Bukola Saraki, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, and

Osun Election: INEC Presents Certificate Of Return To APC’s Oyetola

The Independent National Electoral Committee (INEC) on Wednesday presented the certificate of return to the governor-elect, Gboyega Oyetola, of the All Progressives Congress (APC). This is after Oyetola was declared the winner of the Osun governorship election by Returning Officer,