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Two to die by hanging for murder in Osun

Justice Jide Falola of the Osun State High Court in Ikirun at the weekend sentenced two men to death by hanging for murder.

Murder: Two to die by hanging in Osun

Justice Jide Falola of the Osun State High Court in Ikirun on Friday sentenced two men to death by hanging for murder.

Lawyer, son docked for ‘N1 million fraud’ in Osun

A legal practitioner based in Osun State, Barrister M.A Laogun and his son, Mr A.A.Laogun, were on Tuesday arraigned before an Osun State High Court, sitting in Osogbo for alleged N1 million fraud.

Retired judge drags NAFDAC to court over importation of banned chemical

A retired judge of the Osun State High Court, Justice Olamide Oloyede, and Virtues Unlimited Restorative Justice Initiative (VURJI) have sued the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) and eight others over the importation of a banned chemical, methyl bromide, into the country.

Osun-Osogbo festival: Court reinstates deposed priest, priestess

An Osun State High Court on Thursday held that one Adigun Olayiwola and Adesiyan Olayiwola should not be replaced as priest and priestess in charge of Osun-Osogbo festival.
Ademola Adeleke

Appeal Court did not affirm Senator Adeleke’s eligibility – counsel

A counsel to the respondents in appeal suit decided by a Court of Appeal sitting in Akure last Saturday, Barrister Olufemi Ayandokun, Monday debunked that the court did not affirm Ademola Adekele’s eligibility to contest Osun State governorship election.
Senator Ademola Nurudeen Adeleke

Osun elections: Appeal Court declares Senator Adeleke eligible for governor

The Akure division of the Court of Appeal has declared that the governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the September governorship election in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, is eligible to contest the election.

Man bags four months jail term over $100 online scam

For defrauding an American citizen the sum of $100, an Osun State High Court, sitting in Osogbo has sentenced one Adeniyi Ebenezer (aka Mary Oliver) to four months imprisonment.

Court sentences killers of Osun university student to death

The killers of the 400-level student of Microbiology Department, Osun State University, Timileyin Sonibare, were Monday, sentenced to death by Justice Kudirat Akano of the Osun State High Court, sitting in Osogbo.

Justice Onnoghen: Full activities return in Osun high court

Activities at the Osun State High Court on Thursday returned to normal position after a 2-day protest by members of the Nigerian Bar Association, Osun Chapter, against the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen.
A lawyer walks through the compound at the Federal High Court in Ikoyi district in Lagos, Nigeria, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye

Retired judge expresses concerns over delay in payment of salaries of judges

A retired Osun State High Court Judge, Justice Moshud Adeigbe, has expressed grave concern over delays often witnessed in the payment of salaries of state judges.

Osun chief judge releases 32 prison inmates

Thirty-two awaiting trial inmates from the two prison formations in Ilesha and Ile Ife, Osun state, have been released by the state’s Chief Judge, Adepele Ojo.
Senator Ademola Nurudeen Adeleke

Ademola Adeleke: I wasn’t informed about relocation of election tribunal to Abuja

The Governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the last gubernatorial election in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has said that he was not informed of the logic behind the relocation of the Election Petition Tribunal from Osogbo to Abuja.

ICPC arraigns Ede Poly ex-lecturer, associate for alleged N13 million fraud

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission has arraigned Mr Afolabi Olufemi, a former lecturer at the Federal Polytechnic Ede, Osun State.

ICPC: Lecturer arraigned for fraudulently receiving N13 million training fund from government

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has arraigned Afolabi Olufemi, a former lecturer at the Federal Polytechnic Ede, Osun State and his associate, Bashiru Aremu, for alleged N13 million fraud.
Senator Ademola Nurudeen Adeleke

Osun election: Ademola Adeleke challenges Gboyega Oyetola’s victory

The gubernatorial candidate of People’s Democratic Party, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has filed a petition before the State Election Tribunal challenging the victory of Alhaji Gboyega Oyetola of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the recently concluded governorship election in Osun state.
Ademola Adeleke

Osun guber: Court stops police from arresting Ademola Adeleke

With preparations for tomorrow’s governorship election in Osun State in top gear, an Osun State High Court Thursday restrained the police from arresting the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ademola Adeleke.

Osun guber: Aggrieved SDP members back Senator Omisore

The electoral fortune of Senator Iyiola Omisore received a boost Wednesday when leaders of a faction of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Osun State asked all their supporters to massively vote for the party during the Saturday Governorship Election.

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The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal in Uyo, on Monday, ordered INEC to allow the All Progressive Congress (APC) candidate, Mr Nsima Ekere, to inspect all election materials used during the March 9 Governorship Election.

Cross River rerun: INEC confirms kidnap, release of presiding officer

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has confirmed the abduction of the Supervisory Presiding Officer (SPO) in riverine Afafanyi/Igonigoni Ward of Cross River and hijack of election materials by unknown gone.
Forensic team works at an exhumation site in the village of Yancolo as they search for human remains of the El Mozote massacre in the town of Cacaopera, El Salvador [Jose Cabezas-Reuters]

El Salvador general admits army carried out El Mozote massacre

A retired Salvadoran general on Friday acknowledged for the first time that the armed forces were responsible for a notorious 1981 massacre of nearly 1,000 people during the country's civil war.
All Progressives Congress (APC) Nigeria

Imo guber ruling: We will push President Buhari, National Assembly to amend electoral law...

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has disclosed that the party will push President Muhammadu Buhari and the National Assembly to insert in the electoral law that any Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) official who deliberately declared a loser as the winner of an election should be charge to Court when the Court established that a fraud had been commuted.
The Ogun government says it will no longer permit farming and erection of permanent structure in its forest reserves.

Ogun government warns against farming in forest reserves

The Ogun government says it will no longer permit farming and erection of permanent structure in its forest reserves.
Rotimi Akeredolu

2021: Governor Akeredolu dares APC to drop him and lose Ondo

Ahead of next year’s election governorship election in Ondo State, in which his position is being eyed by some interested party members, the state Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, on Saturday dared the leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) not to replace him with any other person if it wishes to win the state.