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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 blames federal government as floods hit Ile-Ife

Posted: July 30, 2018 at 6:26 pm   /   Local, News

The Osun State Government has blamed the Federal government for the flood incident that affected Ile-Ife and Modakeke communities of the state. Several communities including the popular Mayfair, Parakin, Aserifa, Damico and Ede Road, were flooded following the downpour on Sunday. The flood affected many families and businesses as homes and shops were submerged by […]

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Traditional leader jailed for fraud in Osun

Posted: May 29, 2018 at 4:12 pm   /   Local

A community leader, Mustapha Nasiru, who is currently the Baale Owode of Osogbo in Osun State has bagged 12-month imprisonment for defrauding a cleric. The 50-year-old community leader was sentenced on Monday by an Osogbo magistrate’s court for defrauding Adeyeye Jesutoki, a prophet of Celestial Church of God of N650,000. Mr. Nasiru was arraigned on […]

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Osun Community Deifies Well After Claim Of ‘Spiritual Voice’

Posted: March 10, 2018 at 6:29 pm   /   Local

Some residents of Modakeke in Osun State have claimed an existence a spiritual being in a well, which they now deify. The residents claimed they heard a voice, thought to be that of Osun, the goddess of water in Yoruba mythology, from the well on Wednesday. The well is on the Jatina Street of the community. […]

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Osun Pastor in Rape Scandal

Posted: March 7, 2018 at 8:29 pm   /   Local

A pastor of Chosen Family Ministry, in Ile-Ife, Tosin Odeyemi, has been dragged to court for allegedly raping a 16 year old daughter of a church member. He allegedly inserted his fingers into the private part of the little girl, Jolayemi Babalola, and further forcefully had sex with her around March 2017. The pastor was […]

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OAU Pays Controversial Allowances; Aggrieved Unions Say Strike Continues

Posted: December 13, 2017 at 11:12 pm   /   Campus, News

The Management of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile – Ife, Osun has paid earned allowances to its workers in  line with the sharing ratio, that fueled the industrial crisis, which led to the emergency closure of the school at the beginning of the month. The controversial sharing ratio is 89:11. While the Academic Staff Union […]

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LAUTECH SU Back; Students In Final Year Since 2015 Eventually Close To Exit

Posted: November 9, 2017 at 9:36 pm   /   Campus, News

The management of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomosho, has lifted the ban on the activities of the students’ union in the school, an official has confirmed. “The university management is pleased to tell the students that their union is fully  back,” said the school’s Dean of Students’ Affairs, L. A Jimoba, speaking with CAMPUS REPORTER […]

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