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Osun: Armed men attack Governor Oyetola at protest ground (photos)

It was simply a street coup to take out the Governor, his Deputy and the Secretary to the State Government, all of whom were exposed during the protest and had to be smuggled into vehicles when the attack was launched", Egbemode stated.

SARS has sent many to early graves, Osun youth say after joining protest

The youth joined the three-day protest to push for the scrapping of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Nigeria Police Force.

Osun: Season of economic revolution is here – Oyetola

Also speaking at the event, the Commissioner for Commerce, Dr. Bode Olaonipekun, said the project would create not less than 10,000 jobs for citizens of the State.

Viral sex tape saga: Porn star, 5 others remanded for recording sex movie in Osun-Osogbo shrine

The defendants were arrested by the police in Osogbo following allegations that their 27-year-old leader, Tobiloba Jolaoso, recorded a ‘sex movie’ inside the grove with a naked woman and he shared the clip on the social media.

Palm wine seller charged for police assault in Osun

The prosecutor noted that the offences committed are contrary to and punishable under sections 356, 249 (D), 251, 516 and 390 (9) of Criminal Code CAP 34 Vol. II Laws of Osun State of Nigeria 2002.

Osun man found dead in uncompleted building

The corpse of a resident of Oluawo compound in Osogbo, Osun State, Jimoh Kolawole, has been discovered in an uncompleted building...

Breaking: Anti-fuel hike protest commences In Osun

Scores of protesters took to the streets of Osogbo, Osun State capital, Friday morning , protesting against the increment of fuel...

Teenager remanded over house-breaking, stealing

An Osun State Magistrates’ Court sitting in Osogbo, has remanded a teenager, Olusola Taiwo, 18, over alleged house-breaking and stealing.

Court remands electrician for allegedly killing customer’s wife, two others in Osun

An electrician, Lukman Tijani, 24, in Inisa, Odo-Otin Local Government Area of the Osun State was on Tuesday remanded in Ilesa...

COVID-19: Osun reopens schools September 21

The State Government of Osun has announced a new schedule for the reopening of schools in the State, as resumption of...

Man rapes Osun teenager washing clothes in stream

The police in Osun State have apprehended one Akeem Adebayo for allegedly raping a 16-year-old girl at a stream in Ido...

All is not well in Osun, says lawmaker

He added, "Our founding fathers fought and secured the creation of Osun state because they were much convinced in the abundant resources, both natural and human, possessed by the state, as capable of serving the purpose of the people and upgrade their status.”

Post COVID -19: Osun trains 1,620 teachers ahead school resumption

In a bid to secure the safety of students ahead of school resumption, the Osun State Government has trained 1,620 teachers...

Opposition parties fume as Osun cancels proposed LG elections

Reacting to the development, chieftains and aspirants of registered political parties, include: People's Democratic Party (PDP), Action Democratic Party (ADP), Action Alliance (AA) and other berated the governor over his decision.

Osun cocoa merchant commits suicide

One Festus Olawale has allegedly committed suicide in his cocoa store in Gbongan, Osun State. It was gathered...

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Too many rogues in Nigeria Leadership

The #ENDSARS agitations clearly morphed from an outcry against police brutality to accommodate widespread disaffection with poor and evil leadership. This is why there was such a momentum, resilience and popularity with the protests.

#EndSARS: JIFORM condemns killing of Nigerian Youths

JIFORM hereby calls on the Federal Government to embrace dialogue as the only way forward,"

Count us out of IPOB, group warns Kanu

If Kanu is so desirous of destroying anything he should go and destroy his father’s property in Abia State. Also his idiotic claim that Edo State is part of Biafra should stop henceforth. Edo State is not part of Biafra and would never be.

How we were attacked -Nation Newspaper

In a commando-like manner, they kicked their way into the premises after scaring away security men on duty, brandishing their sophisticated guns. “They poured petrol on the frontage of the building and set fire to it. “Some of the vehicles parked within the premises were set ablaze, others vandalised.