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Oyo Gov. Ajimobi Wins APC Senate Ticket

Posted: October 3, 2018 at 9:41 pm   /   Local, Politics

Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi has won the All Progressives Congress ticket to contest the Oyo South Senatorial District election in 2019. Mr Ajimobi clinched the ticket after polling 2,659 votes to defeat Fola Akinosun, who had 168 votes, in the primary election held in Ibadan, Oyo State capital, on Wednesday. Mr Ajimobi was in […]

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#OsunDecides: APC, PDP move to attract voters with cash ahead of rerun

Posted: September 25, 2018 at 1:27 pm   /   Local, Politics

Less than 48 hours to the re-run of Osun governorship election, the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) have stormed the affected four local government areas where the supplementary election is expected to be conducted on Thursday to canvass votes. Seven polling units are affected in Orolu, Osogbo, Ife North and […]

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#OsunDecides: Ex-speaker Adejare Bello joins APC

Posted: September 15, 2018 at 9:54 pm   /   Local, Politics

A former Speaker of Osun State House of Assembly, Adejare Bello, has joined the All Progressive Congress (APC) after he resigned from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). CAMPUS REPORTER reported the resignation of the former speaker from the PDP on Monday. Mr Bello, who served in the assembly from 2003 to 2011, said his reason […]

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Osun: Our opponents are dunce, need psychological test, APC leader Tinubu

Posted: September 6, 2018 at 11:18 pm   /   Local, Politics

The All Progressives Congress on Thursday held a mega rally in Osogbo, the capital of Osun State, ahead of the governorship election holding in the state later this month. Key leaders of the party such as the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo; National Chairman, Adams Oshiomole; National Leader, Bola Tinubu; Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje; Oyo […]

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OSUN 2018: SPN candidate blasts Aregbesola over commencement of full salary payment

Posted: August 17, 2018 at 2:59 pm   /   Politics

The Osun 2018 governorship aspirant under the Socialist Party of Nigeria (SPN), Alfred Adegoke, has condemned the Rauf Aregbesola-led government over the ‘sudden’ payment of full salaries to the state workers. CAMPUS REPORTER reported the commencement of the payment of full salaries to civil servants on Wednesday, after three years of receiving half salaries. Prior […]

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Socialist Party solidarises with striking Osun lecturers

Posted: August 4, 2018 at 7:34 pm   /   Campus, Politics

The Socialist Party of Nigeria, SPN, has called on the Osun state government to meet the demands of the lecturers in the state-owned tertiary institutions. The lecturers commenced strike on Friday. In a press release signed by the party’s state secretary, Kola Ibrahim, on Saturday, the left-leaning party declared support for the academic workers as […]

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‘Unlike PDP, how we would have treated Saraki, Kwakwanso, other defectors’

Posted: August 3, 2018 at 2:41 pm   /   Politics

The recent wave of defections on Nigeria’s political landscape does not project the ideals that political parties are for the good of the public, Remi Sonaiya of the KOWA Party has said, The retired professor aimed at the All Progressives Congress administration of President Muhammdu Buhari, saying it raises fear of domination of other Nigerian […]

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Guber election: Osun APC to pick Oyetola’s running mate from west district

Posted: August 1, 2018 at 10:00 am   /   Campus

The Osun State chapter of the All Progressives Congress has indicated its deputy governorship candidate in the coming governorship election in the state has been zoned to the West Senatorial District. The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Ademola Adeleke, is from Osun West. The APC governorship candidate, Isiaka Oyetola is from the Osun Central […]

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Osun governorship: APC postpones primary election

Posted: July 19, 2018 at 3:13 am   /   Local, Politics

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has announced the postponement of its Osun State governorship primary election initially scheduled to take place on Thursday due to “unforeseen development.” According to a statement signed by the Director of Publicity of the party in Osun, Kunle Oyatomi, the new date for the primary election will be communicated soon. […]

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Nigerian media promoting only APC, PDP – Ex-Presidential candidate

Posted: July 1, 2018 at 12:41 pm   /   National

A former presidential candidate of the Kowa Party in the 2015 election, Remi Sonaiya, has passed a damning assessment of the Nigerian media, describing a section of the practitioners as “projectors” of only the top political parties. Mrs Sonaiya, who spoke with CAMPUS REPORTER on Friday accused some Nigerian media houses of failure to understand […]

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