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Isiaka Adeleke

3 Dec 2021
Each time I ponder the life and times of the late Senator I discover that there are more lessons for the discerning minds. He was one of those who were privileged by the Almighty
5 Sep 2021
There is no gainsaying the fact that there could be as many governors past, present and in the future. But the singular honour, through divine providence, belongs to Senator Isiaka Adeleke ...
25 Apr 2021
On April 23, 2017, the eagle flew home in a blaze of glory, and the world, literarily stood still. Four years after his glorious transition, Senator Isiaka Adetunji Adeleke’s spirit continues
3 Dec 2020
An Osogbo High Court in Osun on Thursday discharged and acquitted a nurse, Alfred Aderibigbe, alleged of administering overdose drugs on the late Sen. Isiaka Adeleke before his demised on April 23, 2017.
13 Jun 2019
It is a matter of irony that President Muhammadu Buhari, who was decidedly hostile to Chief Moshood Abiola when he was our military Head of State, is the one to honour my old boss by recognising June 12 as a national holiday. Yesterday, the first time the day was marked by the entire nation, Buhari…
22 Mar 2019
The Osun State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja has held that the petition filed by the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Isiaka Adeleke and the PDP, challenging the victory of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Governor Gboyega Oyetola at the September 2018 governorship election, lacked merit. NAN reports that the…
13 Aug 2017
For me, and from what I saw in Osun, the schools built by the State governor amazed me. I have travelled to virtually all the states in Nigeria. I do not know of any state government that has built such schools of European standards.
7 Aug 2017
It is common knowledge that all the gratuitous attacks, barefaced lies and harebrained fabrications against the Rauf Aregbesola-led government are mere samples of what to expect in next year’s governorship election.
10 Jul 2017
With the final results of last Saturday’s Osun West Senatorial District bye-election to fill the vacant seat created by the death, last April, of second term Senator Isiaka Adeleke...
6 Jul 2017
Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State yesterday accused the family of the late Senator Isiaka Adeleke of using his death to manipulate the minds of the people of the ancient city of Ede.
4 Jul 2017
It is therefore a statement of fact that PDP or ‘Nurudeen’ Ademola ‘Jackson’ Adeleke’s wish that they can win elections again in the State of Osun no longer exists; not even in Nigeria!
25 Jun 2017
But for his death Senator Adeleke, would have been the only former governor seeking a return to the office. That was why his unexpected demise elicited suspicions that November 2018 gubernatorial poll had much to do with it.


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Atletico Madrid cruised to a 2-0 win over a toothless Sevilla on Saturday in La Liga, increasing the pressure on Julen Lopetegui.
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A frontline politician in Rivers State, Prince Tonye Princewill, has lamented nonstop leadership drift in Nigeria despite the country  attaining the ripe age of 62 years of independent. Princewill, a fomer  governorship candidate of  All Progressives Congress (APC)in the  State, said, he would rather not use language that is incendiary about the country but stated …
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Ukraine said Saturday its forces were entering the key eastern town of Lyman, located in one of the four Ukrainian regions that Russia annexed despite international condemnation.
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Ukraine on Saturday accused Russian forces of gunning down 24 civilians including children in an attack on a road convoy near the recently recaptured town of Kupiansk. On Friday, Ukrainian troops had shown AFP reporters a group of vehicles riddled with bullet holes and several corpses in civilian clothes outside the village of Kyrylivka, a…
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Mikel Arteta insisted Arsenal proved their credentials as genuine Premier League title contenders with an impressive 3-1 win over 10-man Tottenham in Saturday's north London derby. Arteta's side made it seven wins from eight league games this season as they moved four points clear at the top of the table. The 192nd meeting between these…