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12 Jan
Kingmakers of the Olubadan-in-Council, yesterday, met for about two hours at the ancient Oja’ba Palace of Olubadan, Ibadan, with a view to ratifying the next monarch.
5 Oct 2021
The Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Akanmu Adetunji, has announced the removal of Baale Lagelu Aboke in Ido Local Council of Oyo State, Chief Saheed Alatise.
3 Sep 2021
Oyo State Government, yesterday, explained that two First Class monarchs, the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III and the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Akanmu Adetunji, Aje Ogungunniso I, were not stopped...
8 Apr 2021
The Olubadan, His Royal Majesty, Oba Saliu Akanmu Adetunji and the Central Council of Ibadan Indigenes (CCII) will, on Saturday, honour foremost philanthropist...
7 Jun 2019
McIlroy is in the field for this week’s RBC Canadian Open, clearly eager to be as prepared as possible for the challenge that awaits him at Pebble Beach next week, reports The Northern Irishman has missed the US Open cut in each of the last three years, and is obviously desperate to avoid an…
15 Jun 2018
The Chief Imam of Ibadan, Abdul-Ganiyy Agbotomokekere, defied the Nigerian Supreme Council of Islamic Affairs (NSCIA)’s directive not to observe this year’s Eid-el-Fitr and led Muslims to observe prayers yesterday. The Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Akanmu Adetunji, was also at the praying ground in Agodi Gate area of the city. However, the Muslim Ummah…
4 Dec 2017
The Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Akanmu Adetunji, has insisted that the review of the chieftaincy declaration that empowered Governor Abiola Ajimobi to install 21 monarchs is reversible, and the only way to resolve the conflict.
29 Sep 2017
Oyo State Commissioner of Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Mr. Bimbo Kolade, has reiterated that the recent reform carried out in the Ibadan Traditional leadership structure...
27 Aug 2017
The Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Akanmu Adetunji, yesterday, warned Governor Abiola Ajimobi against crowning 21 High Chiefs as monarchs, saying it is going to be an “exercise in futility”.


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The President of Anglican Grammar School Ubulu-Uku Old Boys Association (AGSUOBA), Lagos State chapter, Mr Okey Odibeli, has restated the group’s commitment to moving education forward through its activities and contributions. Odibeli said in a statement, signed by the Secretary of the association,, Mr Cletus Nwanze, that in pursuit of its objectives, the association would…
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The All Progressives Congress (APC) has postponed its special convention for the presidential primary from Sunday, 29th - Monday, 30th of May, 2020 to Monday, 6th - Wednesday, 8th of June, 2022. APC's National Publicity Secretary, Mr Felix Morka explained that the decision was in line with the Independent National Electoral Commission’s (INEC) extension of…
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The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has cautioned its members against being used for unprofessional acts by politicians. It also warned them against making their platforms available for individuals to settle personal scores. In a statement, yesterday, by its National President, Secretary and Treasurer, Comrades Chris Isiguzo, Shu'aibu Leman and Bamidele Atunbi, NUJ said it…
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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), yesterday, bowed to pressure and extended the deadline for political parties to conduct their primaries for the 2023 general election...
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In July 2021, the Super Eagles suffered a 0-4 defeat to Mexico in an international friendly match in Los Angeles, a result, which extended the North Americans’ dominance over Nigeria...