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November 15, 2018 6:25 AM 2019: Presidency lists those assassinated during PDP administration

The Presidency on Thursday listed those assassinated during the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, administration. Lauretta Onochie, the Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Social media, urging Nigerians not to return the country to the reign of PDP in 2019, listed names of notable individuals assassinated between 1999-2014. Onochie also noted 22

November 9, 2018 11:09 AM Osun election: I’m not dead, I’ll be governor – Senator Adeleke [VIDEO]

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has reacted to the rumour that he has died. Report emerged on social media during the week that Adeleke, collapsed at the airport in Abuja and died. Breaking silence on the issue in a video he shared on social media, Adeleke said, “Hello my people 17

November 7, 2018 3:49 PM Buhari swears in 23 NPC commissioners, CCB members

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday swore in 23 National Commissioners of the National Population Commision, NPC, Chairman of Code of Conduct Bureau, Malam Muhammed Isah and seven other members. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Buhari performed the exercise shortly before the commencement of the weekly meeting of the Federal Executive 32

November 4, 2018 7:08 PM 2019: We are done with Omisore – SDP

The Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Atakunmosa West Local Government Council of Osun State has dumped the party’s gubernatorial candidate in the just concluded governorship election, Senator Iyiola Omisore. It also endorsed the Osun East senatorial candidature of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)’s Chief Francis Fadahunsi in the forthcoming general 25

October 26, 2018 6:05 PM LAUTECH makes u-turn, reduces hiked school fees; announces resumption date [DETAILS]

The management of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, on Friday finally reviewed downward the increments in students’ fees it announced recently. This followed several criticisms from students, parents and other stakeholders. LAUTECH, which is jointly owned by both Oyo and Osun states, was established over two decades ago. The institution 29

October 10, 2018 3:08 PM Teenager arrested for raping minor

An Osun Magistrates’ Court in Ile-Ife on Wednesday remanded a 19-year-old boy, Alabi Princewill for allegedly raping a 13-year-old girl. The Prosecutor, Sgt. Bassey Asukwo, told the court that the accused conspired with one Seye Akinyoade who recorded the incident on video. Asukwo stated that the accused forcefully had carnal knowledge of the minor without 23

October 10, 2018 6:34 AM CAN belongs to PDP – APC attacks Christian body

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Osun State has advised the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) to steer clear of partisan politics in Nigeria. The party also accused CAN of being pro-PDP, explaining that the intervention of the Christian body in politics and legal matters was because of its emotional political disposition in favour of the PDP not for the interest 25

October 5, 2018 4:05 PM Osun election: PDP protesters “mentally unstable” – Aregbesola

Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola, has described leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as, “mentally unstable.” The Governor was reacting to the protest by some leaders of the party at the headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, over the conduct of the state governorship election. Aregbesola said this in an interview 22

October 3, 2018 12:38 PM Osun election: Oyetola receives Certificate of Return from INEC

Osun State Governor-elect, Alhaji Gboyega Oyetola, on Wednesday received the Certificate of Return from the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. The certificate was given to him at the INEC office in Osogbo, the Osun State capital by the Director of Legal Services, Mr Oluwatoyin Babalola, who represented the Chairman of the commission, Prof Mahmood 22

September 29, 2018 7:03 PM Oyo 2019: Abiodun Bamigboye emerges SPN guber candidate [PHOTOS]

Members of the Socialist Party of Nigeria (SPN), Oyo State chapter have on Saturday elected an Ibadan-based human rights activist, Comrade Abiodun Bamigboye, as the gubernatorial candidate of the party ahead of the 2019 general elections in the state. Bamigboye’s emergence was sequel to his nomination by one the chieftains of the party, Comrade Adebayo 23