The governor-elect of Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, yesterday, constituted a 37-member transition committee to facilitate a smooth transition between the incumbent and the newly-elected administration in the state.
Suspected kidnappers on Sunday at Aruwa Village, Ifewara in Osun, attacked a vehicle conveying two expatriates working for a mining company, killing a Police Inspector attached to company.
A Court of Appeal in has dismissed a suit by a governorship aspirant of the People Democracy Party (PDP), Dotun Babayemi, against the governor-elect, Ademola Adeleke. A PDP faction declared Babayemi the winner of the primary election held at the Children and Women Development Center in Osogbo. The primary election that produced Adeleke as PDP…
A popular human rights lawyer, Pelumi Olajengbesi has told the outgoing governor of Osun State, Gboyega Oyetola to accept the outcome of the gubernatorial election held at the weekend and extend congratulatory message to the governor-elect of the state, Senator Ademola Adeleke.
Some electorate in some polling units in Osun State has commended the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for ensuring that accreditation and voting commenced early. Checks by our correspondent revealed that INEC officials arrived at their polling units a few minutes before 8:00 am with the processes starting immediately. Our correspondent observed a peaceful atmosphere…
The Federal High Court in Abuja has dismissed a suit seeking the disqualification of Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, as the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for the governorship election scheduled to hold on July 16. Delivering Judgement, Justice Inyang Ekwo, stated that the plaintiff, Moshood Adeoti, failed to support the process with relevant laws,…
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), yesterday, said that the Osun State governorship election would be transparent, free, fair and conclusive.
Osun State Governor, Gboyega Oyetola, has said that he will never betray his conscience in fulfilling his campaign promises if re-elected.
The suffering and constant begging for alms of Mr. Aniobi John, a retired public school teacher in Iwara, Atakunmosa West Local Council of Osun State may soon come to an end, as he has received a bond certificate of N8.3m from the state government.
Some stakeholders in the All Progressives Congress Party (APC) in Osun State have cried foul over the recent conduct of the primary elections in the state, alleged manipulative tendencies by the leadership of the party in the state.
Some suspected political thugs, yesterday, attacked journalists at the campaign rally of Osun State Governor, Gboyega Oyetola, in Gbongan, Ayedaade Local Council of the state.
The Federal High Court sitting in Osogbo has affirmed Senator Ademola Adeleke as the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the July 16 governorship election in Osun State. A PDP governorship aspirant Dotun Babayemi contested Adeleke's candidacy, asking the court to recognise him as the party's candidate. But Justice Nathaniel Emmanuel recognised the…