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Crime

3 Injured as Hoodlums Go on Rampage in Ilesa

Three people were confirmed injured when some suspected hoodlums in some communities in Ilesa West local government area of Osun State stormed venues designated for collection of Permanent Voter Cards and disrupted the exercise on Thursday. The development created panic in Igbogi, Isokun, Ibala, and all neighbourhoods within Ilesa metropolis, forcing people to stay Continue Reading
News

Peace Returns to Ejigbo

Normalcy has returned to Ejigbo town in Osun State following unrest that claimed the life of a middle man known as Jamiu Sodiq. Chairman Ejigbo local government, Mr.Gbolahan Ayegbayo made this known in a telephone interview with Radio Nigeria correspondent. Radio Nigeria had earlier reported that police had arrested nine people in connection with the […]Continue Reading
Politics

Over 600,000 PVCs uncollected in Osun – INEC

Osun State Governor, Mr Adegboyega Oyetola wants party ward leaders to impress it on their followers to collect their permanent voter cards from the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. Governor Oyetola said this at the palace of Aragbiji of Iragbiji Oba Ayotunde Olabomi while addressing royal fathers, who gathered at the palace to receive his re-election […]Continue Reading
Security

Security: Let’s make Nigeria conducive for the next generation – Gov. Oyetola

Osun State Governor, Mr. Adegboyega Oyetola, says addressing the current security challenges in the country must be seen as a collective responsibility of all Nigerians. Mr. Oyetola, who noted that providing security was a major duty of government, said it also required the support of the citizenry to provide the partnership upon which the security architecture could […]Continue Reading
Crime

Car Kills Teen in Osogbo

A fourteen year old male student of Salvation Army Secondary School, Osogbo was this morning killed by a moving car in Osogbo, the Osun State capital. The incident happened beside Ebunoluwa School along the Dele Yessir corridor of the Onababaona expressway, Osogbo. The boy, named David Oyagbile was hit by the car and thrown off the […]Continue Reading
News

Oyetola flags off Rehabilitation of FG Roads

Osun State Governor, Mr Adegboyega Oyetola has flagged off for rehabilitation, the Osogbo, Okini, Ilobu and Erinle road.Performing the ceremony on the Ilobu stretch of the road, Governor Oyetola said the rehabilitation project was in response to the yearning of the people.The Governor explained that the road which would cost the state government over three […]Continue Reading
Politics

PDP Disqualifies 2 Presidential Aspirants

The Peoples Democratic Party, on Friday in Abuja, disqualified two of its 17 presidential aspirants. The Chairman of the Screening Committee, Senator David Mark, disclosed this to journalists shortly after the conclusion of the exercise at the Legacy House, Abuja, the presidential campaign headquarters of the party. The screening, which began around 11 am, lasted […]Continue Reading
Economy

Osun Empowers 5,296 Small Business Owners

Osun State Governor, Adeboyega Oyetola, says his administration has empowered 5,296 small scale business owners with over N2 billion since inception in 2018. Governor Oyetola said his administration would continue to provide an enabling environment for small scale businesses to thrive adding that Osun remained a fertile ground for businesses to grow and flourish. The […]Continue Reading