• Osun Did Not Receive N82bn From FG – Govt

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    Osun State government has debunked the insinuation that the sum of N82billion has been credited into its account by the federal government describing it as a blatant lie. The government, through the Bureau of Communication and Strategy Office of the Governor, said there was nothing like an N82billion paid to Osun State out of an…

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  • Man To Die For Stealing N200, Murder

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    An Osun State High Court on Thursday convicted and sentenced Kayode Idowu, a 35-year-old artisan, to death by hanging for armed robbery and murder. Idowu and his partner allegedly robbed one of their victims of N200, before they killed her. The Police had arraigned Idowu and his partner, Femi Adebowale, before the court on three…

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    Ondo Election: Group Drums Support For Oke

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    A Yoruba Socio-cultural group, Yoruba Nation Youth Alliance (YONAYA), has charged the people of Ondo State to liberate themselves from planned slavery by voting for the Mr. Olusola Oke, the candidate of Alliance for Democracy in the forthcoming governorship election in Ondo State. The group posited that any possible win by the All Progress Congress,…

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  • Tinubu, Aregbesola, Daniel Others Mourn Olaniwun Ajayi

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    All Progressives Congress stalwart, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has expressed sadness over the death of Afenifere Leader, Sir Olaniwun Ajayi, describing him as a true Awoist who taught many of the younger generations of politicians including himself the doctrines of the late Chief Obafemi Awolowo. In a statement issued, by Tinubu’s Media Office signed by Mr…

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  • Aregbesola Appoints Labode Popoola As UNIOSUN VC

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    The Visitor to the Osun State University and Governor of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has approved the appointment of Prof Labode Popoola as the new Vice Chancellor of the University. The appointment follows the recommendation by the Council of the institution which was signed and forwarded to the Visitor by the Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of…

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    No Plan To Introduce Fees In Our Schools – Osun Govt

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    Osun State government has described as mere rumours the claims that the state has ordered payment of fees in its public schools across the state. A statement by the Bureau of Communication and Strategy signed by its Director, Semiu Okanlawon, quoted both Governor Rauf Aregbesola and his deputy, Mrs Grace Titi Laoye-Tomori, as debunking this…

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    Ooni Ogunwusi Laments Youth Unemployment

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     Ooni of Ile-Ife, Oba Adeyeye Eniitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja ll has expressed his commitment to collaborate with the Bank of Agriculture (BoA) in its youth empowerment programme. The monarch who lamented the unprecedented number of youths that are idle across the country while receiving the management of the bank in his palace noted that government and…

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    CSOs Urge INEC To Shun Undue Influence In Ondo

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    Civil Society Organisations(CSOs) under the auspices of Partners for Electoral Reform and  Conscience Nigeria yesterday in Abuja decried what they regarded as attempts by some politicians to scuttle the forthcoming governorship election in the state through procurement of backdoor judgements and called on the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) to remain focused and not succumb to…

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    Osun Unfolds New Economic Levy To Boost Revenue

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    In order to boost the economic fortunes of Osun State, the state government has adopted the federal government’s Economic Development Levy (EDL) programme that will make it obligatory for business owners to pay an approved revenue tariffs and rates into the government’s coffers. Speaking while launching the programme in Osogbo, the Acting Chairman of the…

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