Friday, 9th December 2022
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17 Nov
The family of late Justice Bolarinwa Oyegoke Babalakin, a retired judge of the Supreme Court, who died last year at the age of 94, yesterday, donated an ultra-modern guest house to Fountain University, Osogbo
11 Nov
Some indigenes of Osogbo, the capital of Osun State, yesterday, took to the streets of the ancient town in protest against alleged plans by the state government to dethrone their traditional ruler, the Ataoja of Osogboland, Oba Jimoh Olanipekun Oyetunji, Larooye ll.
4 Nov
Tragedy struck yesterday in Osogbo, the capital of Osun State when fire razed two warehouses, destroying goods worth several millions of naira.
26 Oct
Osun State Governor, Gboyega Oyetola, yesterday, led All Progressives Congress (APC) faithful in the state in a march across Osogbo for the party’s candidate in the 2023 presidential election, Bola Tinubu
7 Oct
A Professor, Adekunle Oloki, has approached a District Customary Court in Osun State, for an order asking his former wife, Kafayat Oyetunji, to reverse his daughter’s name.
27 Sep
The nation’s electricity grid, operated from Osogbo, has again experienced a system collapse, causing blackouts across the country.
24 Aug
This is contained in a statement issued by the Commissioner for Information and Civic Orientation, Funke Egbemode on Wednesday in Osogbo.
22 Aug
Top football dignitaries, yesterday, stormed the Ataoja School of Science football pitch to witness the final match of the Taiwo Ogunjobi Memorial Cup competition.
17 Aug
A Chief Magistrate’s Court sitting in Osogbo, Osun State, yesterday remanded a 36-year-old man, Yusuf Hammed, in Ilesa Correctional Centre for allegedly possessing guns and bullets.
20 Jul
Some young boys suspected to be cultists, yesterday, attacked a middle-aged man with cutlasses and axes in Osogbo, capital of Osun State.
14 Jul
Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Sokoto and Convener of National Peace Committee (NPC), Matthew Hassan Kukah, yesterday, blamed voter apathy on suffering and frustration inflicted on ordinary Nigerians
16 Feb
The leaderships of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) and the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) yesterday issued contradictory statements over the attack on the former governor


4 mins ago
The Boko Haram insurgency terrorising the Northeast part of the country is the handiwork of foreigners who penetrated the region in the guise of seeking to acquire Quranic education, Shehu of Borno, Alhaji Abubakar Ibn Umar El-Kanemi, has said.
21 mins ago
The senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for Kano central, Abdulsalam AbdulKareem (popularly known as AA Zaura) has vowed that he would rather remain stronger in the face of political "detractors" bent to tarnish his hard-earned reputation.
32 mins ago
Eminent Nigerians from the Southeast under the authority of the Igbo Elders Consultative Forum have urged Southeast residents to reject the five-day sit-at-home declared by Finland-based Simon Ekpa, a protege of detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu. The South-East elders described Ekpa's draconian order as the height of insensitivity to…
41 mins ago
The World Health Organization (WHO) has stressed the need for the government to show political commitment to building a strong health system, based on primary care, with emphasis on disease prevention and health promotion as well as the best defence against outbreaks and other health emergencies.
49 mins ago
The Chief of Air Staff (CAS) Air Marshal Oladayo Amao, has said that the military had greatly decimated insurgents and other criminal elements terrorising the country.