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Police launch manhunt for man who raped landlady to death

Residents of Olorunda area in Ado-Ekiti have continued to mourn the gruesome murder of a Landlady by a tenant, as Police launch manhunt for the suspect.

Banks, offices shut for ‘Isese’ Day celebration in Osun

Banks, government offices and other establishments in Osun were under not open for business on Tuesday, as workers observed public holiday declared by the state for the celebration of traditional religion or “Isese’’ Day.
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Timothy Owoeye emerges Osun seventh assembly speaker

Mr. Timothy Owoeye, representing Ilesha East State Constituency, has emerged as the new Speaker of Osun seventh House of Assembly, during the inauguration of the new Assembly on Thursday.

Ex-convict, two others nabbed for killing pastor

The Osun State Police Command has paraded an ex-convict, Adeoye Sina, for allegedly killing a pastor of a Cherubim and Seraphim church in Ibadan, Oyo State, identified as Emmanuel Ogedengbe.
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Ekiti governor tells residents to protect public utilities in your domain

The Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has charged residents of the state to always protect public utilities in their domains by preventing vandals from destroying them.

INEC presents Certificates of Return to 26 Osun Assembly members-elect

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Osun on Wednesday presented Certificates of Return to the 26 members-elect of the Osun House of Assembly.
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Elections: APC, PDP, seven other parties to constitute 9th House of Reps

Going by the official list of members-elect for the 9th House of Representatives assembly, a total of nine political parties will have representatives in the chamber.

Osun elections: APC wins 22 seats, PDP 3 in assembly election

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has won 22 out of 26 seats in Osun State House of Assembly election held on Saturday while the main opposition, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) won only 3 seats and remainjng one declared inconlusive by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
A man gets his thumb marked to indicate he has voted at one of the polling unit in Lagos on March 9, 2019. – Nigerians are voting for a second time in a fortnight in governorship and state assembly elections, with heightened concerns from observers of violence and an increased military presence. Elections for governors are being held in 29 of Nigeria’s 36 states, for all state assemblies, plus the administrative councils in the Federal Capital Territory of Abuja. (Photo by STEFAN HEUNIS / AFP)

Osun elections: Ex-NAN editor wins Olorunda assembly seat

Kunle Akande, a former Editor of the News Agency of Nigeria, has emerged the winner of Osun State House of Assembly election held on Saturday to represent Olorunda State Constituency.

Elections: Security cordon thrown on South West states as voting commences

A heavy security cordon was thrown on many of the South West states as voting and accreditation in the Governorship and State House of Assembly elections got underway in the zone.

APC leads in announced National Assembly results

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released results of 118 National Assembly seats out of the 469.
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Elections: Large turnout of voters in Osun

The Presidential and National Assembly elections on Saturday witnessed a large turnout of voters in Osogbo and Obokun Local Government Areas of Osun.
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Oyewo Oyegbile: Why President Buhari deserves re-election

Oyewo Oyegbile, the All Progressives Congress candidate for Irepodun/Olorunda/Orolu/Osogbo Federal Constituency of Osun, says President Muhammadu Buhari deserves re-election.

Osun election: PDP witnesses accuse INEC of result sheets manipulation

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) witnesses on Thursday accused Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) presiding officers of manipulating results of the Sept. 22 and 27, 2018 Osun Governorship Polls.

Osun election: PDP witnesses accuse INEC officials of manipulating result sheets

Peoples Democratic Party witnesses on Thursday accused presiding officers the Independent National Electoral Commission of manipulating results of the September 22 and 27, 2018 Osun State governorship election.
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Governor Oyetola begins ‘thank you’ tour to Osun constituencies

Governor Gboyega Oyetola of Osun State, on Thursday, commenced a ‘Thank You’ tour in the state.
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Lagos to introduce re-usable plastics for vegetables in 2019

The Lagos State Government on Tuesday said that it was set to introduce re-usable plastics crates to replace raffia baskets in the transportation of vegetables.
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INEC declares Osun guber election inconclusive

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced that the Osun governorship election is inconclusive.

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Kogi West elders endorse Governor Bello’s second term bid

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Purveyors of hate speech should not expect rest – minister

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says no amount of attacks, sponsored or otherwise, will stop the implementation of approved recommendations on reform of broadcasting code.

No Nigerian bank is distressed – central bank chief

Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr Godwin Emefiele, yesterday, allayed fears on speculations of alleged insolvency in about seven banks following their failure to scale through a recent stressed conducted by industry regulators.