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August 17, 2018 5:55 PM Osun 2018: Adeoti Condemns Attacks On ADP Members — OsunDefenderOsunDefender

Governorship candidate of the Action Democratic Party (ADP) in the September 22 governorship election in Osun, Alhaji Moshood Adeoti has condemned the weekend attacks on members of his party in some parts of the state. His reaction was contained in a statement issued and signed by the Publicity and Media Director of Moshood Adeoti Campaign Organization 20

August 17, 2018 3:19 PM O’RAMP Commissions 26 River Crossings, Flags-Off Construction, Rehabilitation Of 308km Roads — OsunDefenderOsunDefender

Osun Rural Access and Mobility Project has commissioned 26 River crossings constructed across the state. Some of the river crossings constructed are; Elewonta river on Oke Ila, Ohun river on Dabongo, Oke-Afo/Alawe stream on Oke-Afo Ejeo river on Oyan, Otan Ayebaju and Olomu stream at Fidiwo among others. It also flagged off the construction and rehabilitation 20

August 16, 2018 12:08 PM Abia communities embroiled in land dispute as monarch seeks govt’s intervention

Crisis appears to be looming between two Abia communities as Amaoba-Ime community in Ikwuano local government area of Abia state, is spoiling for war over alleged grabbing of their land at Ajata Olokoro by Lodu Ndume community. Lodu Ndume Ibeku community is situated in Umuahia North local government area of the state. DAILY POST had reported on the recent 16

August 16, 2018 7:30 AM NYSC releases names, states of drowned corps members [See list]

The National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has released the names of the nine corps members that drowned in a river in Taraba State. DAILY POST reported last week that some serving corps members drowned at River Mayo-Selbe in Gashaka Local Government Area of Taraba State. The corps members were part of a 22-man group that embarked on a picnic near the river 25

August 15, 2018 5:42 PM Sallah: Govt orders immediate payment of workers’ August salary

Ahead of the Sallah celebrations, Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed has directed the Ministry of Finance to commence immediate payment of August salary to workers. Commissioner for Finance, Alhaji Demola Banu, disclosed this on Wednesday. He explained that arrangements have been concluded and that workers would receive their salaries with effect 18

August 15, 2018 3:18 PM PVC’s registration disrupted, scores injured as Ondo youths protest 10-year-blackout

Youths of the Southern Senatorial District of Ondo State, Wednesday shut down socio-economic activities in Okitipupa, one of the six local governments affected by a prolonged power outage. The joint peaceful protest embarked upon by the Artisans and trade unions was said to have turned violent after some hoodlums hijacked the demonstration 18

August 15, 2018 8:36 AM Nigeria To Receive Yellow Fever Vaccines From WHO

12 million doses of Yellow fever vaccines have been pledged to Nigeria in 2018 and another 19 million in 2019 by The World Health Organisation (WHO) to support Nigeria’s campaign against the disease Ms Charity Warigon, WHO Communications Officer, said in a statement in Abuja. Warigon said that it would ensure all persons aged nine months to 45 years 17

August 15, 2018 7:29 AM Cholera kills 28 in Kano

The Kano State Government says it has recorded 400 suspected cases of acute watery diarrhoea with 50 confirmed cases of cholera across the 33 local government areas of the state in the last seven months. The Commissioner for Health, Dr Kabiru Getso disclosed this while briefing newsmen in Kano on Tuesday. According to him, out of 50 confirmed cases 15

August 14, 2018 12:58 PM Court Absolves PDP Chairman Of Alleged Murder Charge

An Ikeja High Court has dismissed the murder charge filed against Moshood Salvador, the Chairman of the Lagos State Chapter of the PDP. Mr Salvador was remanded in the Kirikiri Prisons following his arraignment at a Yaba Chief Magistrates’ Court alongside 10 others on a two-count charge of conspiracy and unlawful killing on July 25. During Tuesday’s 18

August 14, 2018 7:09 AM Abia monarch cries out over invasion of community by kidnappers, armed-robbers

King Otuwa the 1st, the traditional ruler of Amaoba-Ime community in Ikwuano local government area of Abia state, has cried out over the rising cases of kidnapping and armed robbery in the community. The traditional ruler explained that the security situation in the community had taken a dangerous toll whereby students and workers residing in the area were being 16