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Final talk: My successor, Oyetola, doesn’t have my ‘swagger’ — Aregbesola

Posted: November 17, 2018 at 8:08 pm   /   Politics

The outgoing governor of Osun State, Rauf Aregbesola, has said his successor, Gboyega Oyetola, though cerebral does not have the same ‘swagger’ (boisterousness, radicalism) he possesses as a political leader. He also said that he has no regrets having led the state for eight years stay as the governor. Mr Aregbesola who is expected to […]

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71 bag first-class honours at Bowen University

Posted: November 9, 2018 at 10:23 am   /   Campus

Bowen University, Iwo, Osun State, is turning out a total number of 888 graduates at the end of the 2017/2018 academic session and 71 of them have first class honours. The Vice-chancellor of the University, Joshua Ogunwole, disclosed this on Thursday ahead of the convocation ceremony holding on Friday. While giving the breakdown, Mr Ogunwole […]

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LAUTECH further reduces student fees

Posted: November 2, 2018 at 9:33 pm   /   Campus

The management of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) and the students union have agreed on new tuition fees following a downward review of the fees announced last week. Officials of the university and students’ union leaders told CAMPUS REPORTER on the telephone the latest review followed a meeting involving them and other stakeholders on […]

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Fee Hike: Osun, Oyo govts react to crisis

Posted: October 27, 2018 at 8:10 am   /   Campus

The Osun and Oyo State Governments have distanced themselves from the increase in tuition fees of students of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), an institution co-owned by the two states. CAMPUS REPORTER reported how the university announced that students who are indigenes of the states are to pay N200,000 while non-indigenes will pay […]

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Fee Hike: LAUTECH Reacts To Students Protest

Posted: October 17, 2018 at 9:05 pm   /   Campus

The management of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) has reacted to the protest by students of the institution over an increment in their tuition fees. On Monday, the institution in a mail sent to all students said indigenes are now to pay N200,000 while non-indigenes are to pay N250,000 for the new session which […]

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VIDEO: Fee Hike: LAUTECH Students Block Major Roads In Ogbomoso, Osogbo

Posted: October 17, 2018 at 4:33 pm   /   Campus

The students of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) have moved from shutting down the institution’s main campus in Ogbomoso and also its medical school in Osogbo to major roads in the communities over an increment in their tuition fees. CAMPUS REPORTER reported the increment in the tuition fees of the students by the governing […]

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OsunDecides2018: Adeleke files petition, asks tribunal to declare him winner

Posted: October 16, 2018 at 9:17 pm   /   Local, Politics

The Osun State governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the September 22 and 27 elections, Ademola Adeleke has filed a petition at the Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Osogbo to challenge the victory of the governor-elect, Gboyega Oyetola of the All Progressives Congress (APC). CAMPUS REPORTER gathered that Mr Adeleke and his […]

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Fee Hike: LAUTECH lecturers drum support for students

Posted: October 16, 2018 at 3:14 pm   /   Campus

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) chapter of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) has condemned the management of the institution for increasing tuition fee. The increment by nearly 100 per cent with effect from the 2018/19 academic session was announced by the school, which is jointly owned by the Oyo and Osun state […]

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OsunDecides2018: PDP leader accused of cloning PVCs slumps in court

Posted: October 11, 2018 at 11:15 am   /   Local, Politics

Fatai Diekola, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), slumped in court Wednesday during his arraignment over alleged cloning of Permanent Voter’s Card (PVCs) during the recent Osun gubernatorial election. An eyewitness, Kazeem Adio, who spoke with our correspondent said Mr Diekola, who was arraigned alongside with Sikiru Lawal and Adekilekun Segun before a […]

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Reporter’s Dairy: My Adventure As An Election Observer In Osun

Posted: October 2, 2018 at 7:24 am   /   Opinion

The local government area where I observed the September 22nd governorship election was Oriade. The headquarters is at Ijebu-Jesa, unarguably the largest town in the area. The town had seventeen polling units. Like a classical Greek polis, the other surrounding towns are not as developed as this place. But each of this relatively small towns […]

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