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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.
Senator Ademola Nurudeen Adeleke

Osun guber: Court dismisses another suit against Senator Adeleke

An Osun State High Court has dismissed a suit filed against the candidacy of Senator Ademola Adeleke following withdrawal of the case by the plaintiffs.
Senator Ademola Nurudeen Adeleke

Senator Adeleke: I’ll surround myself with best brains if elected Osun governor

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the forthcoming September 22 governorship election in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has said that his poor result in secondary school will not limit his performance in office, if elected as the state’s helmsman at the poll.
Senator Ademola Nurudeen Adeleke

Senator Adeleke: I didn’t need WAEC result for admission into US university

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has said he gained admission into the university he attended in the United States without presenting his West African School Certificate Examination result.
Senator Ademola Nurudeen Adeleke

Court dismisses suit against Senator Adeleke

An Osun State High Court sitting in Osogbo, the state capital, Wednesday dismissed a suit challenging the eligibility of Senator Ademola Adeleke as the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the September 22 governorship election in the state.

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