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Court Sacks LG Chairmen, Councilors

A Federal High Court sitting in Osogbo, the Osun State capital, has nullified the October 15 Local Government elections conducted by the Osun State Independent Electoral Commission, OSIEC. Justice Nathaniel Ayo-Emmanuel, in a judgement delivered on Friday, said the election was held in contravention of Sections 29 & 32 of the Electoral Act, 2022. The […]Continue Reading

Osun State Election Petition Tribunal Orders INEC to Provide Governor-elect Certificates

Osun State Election Petition Tribunal has ordered the National Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to produce the Certificates and other documents of the state Governor-elect, Senator Ademola Adeleke used in the 2018 governorship election. The order followed the failure of the state Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, of the commission to Continue Reading

Accept Permanent Secretary Appointment and Get Fired on November 28th – Osun Governor-Elect

The Osun State Governor-Elect, Senator Ademola Adeleke has warned that any Coordinating Directors who accept a permanent Secretary appointment from outgoing Governor Gboyega Oyetola will exit the service from November 28th. In a statement by his Spokesperson, Mallam Olawale Rasheed, the Governor-elect affirmed that taking such appointments at the last minute without due Continue Reading

Famodun Gets Staff of Office

Osun state governor Mr Adegboyega Oyetola has presented staff of office and instrument of appointment to the new Owa of Igbajo, Oba Adegboyega Famodun, the 3rd. Speaking at the event held at palace square, Igbajo, Governor Oyetola urged indigenes of Igbajo to support Oba Famodun to enable him to move the town forward. He appreciated […]Continue Reading

Omisore Installed as Olu of Ayepe

Osun State Governor, Mr Adegboyega Oyetola has presented staff of office and instrument of authority to Olu of Ayepe, Olode Awolowo town, in Ife -South Local Council Development Area, Oba Olayemi Yekini Omisore, Anibijuwon 1 Governor Oyetola who congratulated indigenes of the town and the Kabiyesi emphasized that the untiy, peace and love in the town contributed Continue Reading

IPAC Condemns Burning of INEC Office

The Osun State Chapter of Inter Party Advisory Council, IPAC, has described the burning of the Independent National Electoral Commission office in Ede South Local Government of Osun State by suspected hoodlums as barbaric.  The arson occurred on Thursday when some unidentified persons attacked the building and set a portion ablaze. A statement signed by […]Continue Reading

Osun Government Suspends Teacher for Fraud

Osun State Government has suspended a teacher, Abimbola Olowookere for allegedly defrauding some recently recruited teachers to the tune of N30,000 claiming to influence their posting. Reports got to the Osun State Ministry of Education that said Mr Olowookere has been collecting the money from the teachers in Osun East Education District so as to […]Continue Reading

It is one doctor to over 260,000 Osun residents – Special Report

In Osun State, it’s one doctor per 263,000 patients as the state struggles to deliver medical care. Despite revitalizing its primary health care facilities, inadequate manpower continues to worsen access to healthcare among Osun State’s teeming population, which is currently put at over five million as revealed by Radio Nigeria correspondent, Adenitan Akinola, in this […]Continue Reading

Osun Amotekun Nabs 3 for Goat Theft

Operatives of the Western Nigeria Security Network Agency code-named Amotekun, Osun State Command have arrested a 40-year- old mechanical engineer, Segun Oladipupo and two others for allegedly stealing 18 goats.  Parading Oladipupo among other suspects in Osogbo, the Field Commander, Osun Amotekun Corps, Chief Amitolu Shittu hinted that the suspect and two others namely Continue Reading