AREGBESOLA AND ALLIES BOW TO PRESSURE, CANCEL 10-YR ANNIVERSARY PROGRAMME

Temidayo Akinsuyi, Lagos Following interventions by Asiwaju Bola Tinu­bu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), and other leaders of the party, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, Minister of Interior, and…

OYO STATE NOW FULLY OWNS LAUTECH, OGBOMOSO, SEE HOW THE DEAL WAS STRUCK

The ownership of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso has been ceded to Oyo State. This is as both states have mutually agreed on the terms of settlement while…

OSUN FINALLY DISCARD AREGBESOLA EDUCATIONAL POLICIES, ORDERS SCHOOLS TO REVERT TO OLD NAMES

The Osun State Government has ordered all principals and headteachers of public schools to revert to the old names of their various schools ahead of resumption from coronavirus lockdown. This…

OSUN COCOA MERCHANTS COMMITS SUICIDE BY HANGING

Bola Bamigbola, Osogbo One Festus Olawale has allegedly committed suicide in his cocoa store in Gbongan, Osun State. It was gathered that the deceased, a businessman dealing in cocoa, took…

ANOTHER OSUN CABINET MEMBER TESTS POSITIVE TO CORONAVIRUS

By Shina Abubakar – Osogbo There is apprehension within Osun State Executive Council as another high ranking cabinet member was said to have tested positive to coronavirus. Although, the Osun…

4,625 GRADUATES APPLY FOR AMOTEKUN JOBS IN OSUN

Bola Bamigbola About 4,625 university and polytechnic graduates representing 35 per cent have applied for recruitment into Amotekun Corps in Osun, Sunday PUNCH has learnt. Twenty per cent of the applicants are…

AREGBESOLA’S MAN SEND THUGS TO DISRUPT INAUGURATION OF OYETOLA’S GROUP TO CANVASS FOR GOVERNOR’S SECOND TERM

Bola Bamigbola, Osogbo A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress in Modakeke, Osun State, Manashe Ehile, on Monday, alleged that some suspected political thugs sent by a party leader loyal…

FALLOUTS OF LAGOS CLASH, AREGBESOLA AND OYETOLA SUPPORTERS CLASH IN OSUN

The clash between Tinubu and his main man, Aregbesola in Lagos which led to his group being dealt a blow by the Lagos branch of APC is reverberating in Osun…

OSUN ARRESTS ANOTHER 10 CHINESE AND 1 GHANAIAN ILLEGAL MINERS

Bola Bamigbola, Osogbo Fifteen days after 27 illegal miners were arrested in Osun State, another 10 Chinese and a Ghanaian have been arrested after raids on four mining sites in…

OSUN MONARCH CRIES OUT: I AM NOT THE ONE INVOLVED IN RAPE

    BY JOSHUA DADA, Osogbo A prominent member of Ijesa North Traditional Council, Osun State, Oba Adejoro Otebolaku, the Owalare of Ilare has debunked the insinuation in some quarters…

SEE THE 17 CHINESE ARRESTED INSIDE OSUN BUSH BY AMOTEKUN MEN FOR ILLEGAL MINING

PDP NWC SUSPENDS OSUN STATE CHAIRMAN FOR ANTI-PARTY ACTIVITIES

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has suspended its Osun State Chairman, Soji Adagunodo, over allegations of malfeasance, maladministration and anti- party activities. Mr Adagundo’s suspension was contained in a letter sent to…

OSUN GOVT TURNS BACK BUSES CONTAINING NORTHERNERS

From Toba Adedeji, Osogbo  Osun State Government on Thursday drove back two buses conveying northern passengers. This occurred barely 24 hours after the state raised the alarm over an influx…

CORONAVIRUS: 91 NIGERIANS WHO RETURNED THROUGH LAND BORDERS BEGIN QUARANTINE

Immigration hands over 67 returnees to LASG, 24 arrive today • Private hospitals to get treatment licence • 22 new cases recorded, total hits 278 More Nigerians living in West…

CORONAVIRUS: TENSION, FEAR IN OSUN OVER 67 NEW TRAVELLERS FROM COTE D’IVOIRE

    Fear of coronavirus spread has gripped Citizens of Osun State following the news last night that 67 people are on the way to the state from Cote d’Ivore…

ONLY ONE CORONAVIRUS POSITIVE RETURNEE IS MISSING NOT SIX SAYS OSUN GOVT

Gov Oyetola Gboyega of Osun State Shina Abubakar – Osogbo The Osun State Government has disclosed that only a returnee among the isolated coronavirus victim in Ejigbo is missing against…

OSUN STATE NOW HAS 3RD HIGHEST NUMBER OF CORONAVIRUS CASES

Sodiq Oyeleke Osun State has emerged as the third state with the highest number of infections in Nigeria. This was after recording nine new cases on Wednesday, The PUNCH reports. With the…

OSUN GOVERNOR, THROWS JIBE AT PREDECESSOR: WHY WE CAN NOW PAY FULL SALARY TO STAFF

From Adesoji Adeniyi, Osogbo   OSUN State Governor Gboyega Oyetola has said he is paying workers full salary because of his prudent management of resources. He spoke yesterday at an…

PDP LEADERS ATTACKED AT OSUN MEETING

  Bola Bamigbola, Osogbo Some  Peoples Democratic Party leaders  in Osun State were on Monday  allegedly attacked by members denied access to the venue  of  a stakeholders’ meeting called by…

LASSA FEVER KILLS 2 IN OSUN

Osun State has recorded two cases of Lassa mammarenavirus. This development was confirmed by the state Commissioner for Health, Dr. Rafiu Isamotu and the Special Adviser to the governor on Public Health, Dr.…