Osun state

The Osun State Police Command has commenced investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death of one Shuaib Isola after he was punched during a fight in Iwo on Sunday. According to sources, the incident happened around 10am at the playground of the St. Mary’s Grammar School, Iwo. The deceased and others were said to be […]

Speaker of Osun House of Assembly, Timothy Owoeye, said state legislature and the judiciary across the federation must follow due process in disbursing funds to avoid falling victim to corruption. Recently, president Muhammadu Buhari signed executive order 10 granting financial autonomy to the 36 state houses of assembly and the judiciary. Profile of Rt Hon […]

A royal father, David Ogungbemi, 62;his son, Gbenga 21, and one Sarafa Olayiwola were, yesterday, remanded in police custody for allegedly defiling a 14-year-old girl in Ilare-Ijesha, Osun State. Also, a 23-year-old man, Uchenna Mbahotu, has been arrested by police operatives in Imo State for sexually assaulting two minors (names withheld). Oba David Ogungbemi, who […]

Chairman of the Inter-Party Advisory Council in Osun State, Ajao Adelakin has urged the federal Government to take campaign against the Coronavirus pandemic to rural areas. The IPAC chairman who stated this while addressing journalists shortly after his inauguration also said politicians should be carried along in the fight against the pandemic. Adelakin assured that […]

The construction of Nigeria’s only large-scale commercial gold mine has begun in Osun State and the facility will start producing gold in 2021. According to the Federal Ministry of Mines and Steel Development, the facility demonstrates the Federal Government’s desire to make the mining sector the mainstay of the country’s economy. The Minister of Mines […]

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