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The Chairman, Senate Committee on Diaspora, Non-Governmental Organisations and Civil Societies, Senator Surajudeen Ajibola Basiru, has advised the Nigerian and South African governments to work together in solving animosity between the two countries occasioned by xenophobic attacks against Nigerians resident in South Africa.

Senator Basiru: Nigeria, South Africa must work together to solve xenophobic attacks

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Diaspora, Non-Governmental Organisations and Civil Societies, Senator Surajudeen Ajibola Basiru, has advised the Nigerian and South African governments to work together in solving animosity between the two countries occasioned by xenophobic attacks against Nigerians resident in South Africa.
Ahmad Lawan

Senate presidency: 61 senators-elect to vote Ahmed Lawan

The coast got clearer for Dr. Ahmed Lawan on Saturday in his quest to become the next Senate President following his endorsement for the race by no fewer than 61 Senators-elect .

Osun Assembly gets new Speaker

The Osun State House of Assembly has announced its Speaker for the seventh assembly.
Gboyega Oyetola

Governor Oyetola: No money for capital projects now

Isiaka Oyetola, Osun State governor, has declared that his administration has no money for capital projects on assumption of office.

Restructuring: The 8th Assembly failed Nigerians – Senator Adeyeye

The Senator representing Osun Central in the National Assembly, Senator Olusola Adeyeye, has blamed the Parliament for failing to address the issue of restructuring.
Ademola Adeleke

PDP: APC plotting to force Senator Adeleke to surrender Osun election ‘victory’

Opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday claimed that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) had plotted to force its candidate in the 2018 Osun governorship election, Senator Ademola Adeleke to surrender his victory.

Sola Adeyeye: Senators received N20 million monthly as running cost under David Mark

The representative of Osun Central Senatorial District, Sola Adeyeye, has revealed that senators earned as high as N20 million as monthly running cost under the leadership of David Mark as the President of the Senate.

Elections: INEC releases list of elected senators

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released a list of senators elected for the ninth assembly so far.

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.

PDP candidate wins Osun East senatorial seat

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Adenigba Fadahunsi, has emerged as the winner of Osun East senatorial seat.
Rauf Aregbesola

Ex-Governor Aregbesola: Bisi Akande encouraged me to govern Osun

The immediate past governor of Osun, Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola, has revealed that he never thought to govern the state.
Gboyega Oyetola

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.

Osun election: PSC rates Police conduct largely satisfactory

The Police Service Commission has rated the conduct of Police Officers on election duties at Saturday’s Governorship election in Osun State as largely satisfactory.
Gboyega Oyetola

Osun guber: Adegboyega Oyetola, Iyiola Omisore, Ademola Adeleke in three-horse race

After weeks of rancorous campaigns, the people of Osun State will today file out to elect a new governor that will succeed Rauf Aregbesola.

Olagunsoye Oyinlola: ADC will win Osun guber election

A former governor of Osun State, Olagunsoye Oyinlola, has opined that Fatai Akinade Akinbade, the candidate of the African Democratic Congress (ADC) will win the governorship election slated for Saturday in the state.

Three Osun lawmakers dump APC for ADP

Three members of the Osun State House of Assembly, including the lawmaker representing Ilesa West at the assembly, Mr Tajudeen Famuyide, have defected from the ruling All Progressives Congress to the Action Democratic Party.

Osun guber: Why I dumped APC for PDP – Peter Babalola

A top chieftain of the All Progressives Congress in Osun State, Dr. Peter Babalola, who defected to the Peoples Democratic Party with his teaming supporters, said the decision was based on his belief that Osun West Senatorial District should produce the next governor of the state.

Osun guber: Governor Aregbesola’s appointee defects to PDP

As the Osun State governorship election draws nearer, the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) suffered another loss as Governor Rauf Aregbesola’s appointee and ally, Peter Babalola, defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Friday.

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