• Policemen Shot 2 UNIOSUN Students

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    Tragedy struck in Osogbo on Saturday when two students of Osun State university were allegedly shot by security agents. The students, Kazeem Adesola and Ibrahim Ajao were allegedly shot by some policemen from the headquarters of Zone 11, Osogbo, Osun State capital. The policemen who were said to be on the trail of those involved…

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  • Landlords Appeal For Relocation From Mining Area In Osun

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    To forestall imminent danger posed by mining activities, residents of Ilode area of Ile-Ife have appealed to Osun State Governor Rauf Aregbesola to relocate them. In their Save Our Souls message to the governor, the Landlords Association of Olopo 11, Ilode Area, called on the governor in collaboration with the Federal Government to come to their…

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  • Uniosun Student Stabbed To Death In Osogbo

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    Tragedy struck Monday night in Osogbo, capital of Osun State when  a 300-level Civil Engineering student of the Osun State University  (Uniosun),  Osogbo was allegedly stabbed to death by his fellow student. The victim, Kazeem Ige, was allegedly stabbed by his school mate identified as Adekunle Yusuf,  a 400 level Physics/Electronics student of the institution….

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  • Prisons’ Controller Warns Against Indolence

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    …Harps on discipline among officers The Controller of Prisons, Osun State Command, Mr. Segun Oluwasemire, has called on newly promoted officers and men of the service to make discipline and excellence their watchwords. Speaking while decorating seventy one (71) newly promoted officers and men of the service in, Osogbo, Osun State capital, Oluwasemiire enjoined the…

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    Osun Pensioners “IDP Camp” Mischievous – Govt

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    Osun State government on Tuesday described the alleged set up of an Internally Displaced Person (IDP) camp by some pensioners in Osun State as mischievous and another propaganda against the administration of Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola. The government, through a statement by the Bureau of Communication and Strategy, which was signed by its Director, Mr. Semiu…

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  • Ilesa Prison Prepares 30 Inmates For Varsity Education

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    No fewer than 30 inmates of the Ilesa Prison in Osun State are rounding off their secondary school studies in readiness for tertiary education later in 2017. This was disclosed yesterday at Ilesa by the Controller of Prisons, Osun State Command, Mr. Segun Oluwasemire while receiving a Alms Committee of the Central Bank of Nigeria,…

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    Obasanjo/Awujale Feud: Ogundokun Calls For Truce

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    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and the Awujale of Ijebuland, Oba Sikiru Adetona, have been advised to sheathe their swords to curtail further outburst that could lead to disrespect for the two elder statesmen. Speaking with newsmen in Osogbo, Osun State, High Chief Abiola Ogundokun, appealed to the duo to give peace a chance over recent…

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  • Deputy Speaker Wants Agriculture Subsidized Heavily

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    Deputy Speaker, House of Representatives, Hon Sulaimon Lasun Yussuff has called on all tiers of government to subsidize agriculture heavily to facilitate bumper harvest and revive the nations economy. He made the call while presenting three-set of tractors he bought to the All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN) in Osogbo/Olorunda/Orolu/Irepodun Federal Constituency in Osogbo at…

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    LAUTECH Crisis: Oyo, Osun Government Appeal For Calm

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    Consequent upon planned mass protest against continued closure of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso by students, the government of the two owner states have appealed for calm. A statement jointly signed by the governors of Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi and Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State gave assurance that the issues surrounding the prolonged…

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