Sunday, 3rd December 2023


10 Oct
The war of attrition between former governors of Osun State, Adegboyega Oyetola and Rauf Aregbesola is getting worse as both All Progressives Congress (APC) leaders and their supporters are still battling for the soul of the party ahead of 2026 governorship election, TIMOTHY AGBOR reports. There seems to be no end in sight to the crises rocking…
6 Sep
The Minister of Marine and Blue Economy, Adegboyega Oyetola, has said there is a need for immediate rehabilitation of the critical infrastructure at the Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports to forestall collapse. The minister spoke after a tour of the Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports led by the Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA),…
10 Jul
Loyalists of the immediate past Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, who belong to the defunct The Osun Progressives (TOP), yesterday, accused IleriOluwa, a group loyal to the immediate past governor of Osun State, Gboyega Oyetola, of blackmail.
28 Jun
The recent return of the immediate past Minister of Interior and former governor of Osun State, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, to Osogbo has aggravated internal crisis ravaging All Progressives Congress (APC), as he is showing readiness to lead the party ahead of the 2026 governorship election in the state.
15 Apr
The Osun State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), yesterday, chided Governor, Ademola Adeleke for dumping the principal officers of University of Ilesa appointed by his predecessor, Gboyega Oyetola.
18 Dec 2022
The controversy surrounding the Osun State debt profile, yesterday, took a new twist, as a former governor, Rauf Aregbesola, blamed his successor, Gboyega Oyetola, for the state’s huge indebtedness. While reacting to the development though his Media Aide, Sola Fasure, Aregbesola, the incumbent Minister of Interior, said Oyetola’s administration would be in trouble, should the…
16 Dec 2022
Mr Ismail Omipidan, Media Aide to former Osun Governor Gboyega Oyetola, on Thursday insisted that the administration of his principal never took any bank loan for the four years he served as governor. Omipidan, in a statement in response to Gov. Ademola Adeleke’s speech that Oyetola’s administration left behind a debt profile of N407.32 billion,…


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NDLEA recovered at least eight tons of Indian hemp and 8,000 bottles of codeine in raids in Edo, Delta, Bauchi, Kaduna, Gombe, Kogi Anambra and the FCT in the last one week. Its spokesman, Mr Femi Babafemi, stated on Sunday in Abuja that operatives stormed Ujiogba Forest in Esan West Local Government Area of Edo…
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Ten Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) directors, heading different departments have officially retired from service, after attaining the mandatory 60 years of age, or 35 years of service.
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Star French striker Kylian Mbappe can win the Ballon d'Or in "any team", Ronaldinho told AFP Sunday, but the Brazilian would like him to win it with Paris Saint-Germain, "a big club".
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French prosecutors have launched an investigation into a "terrorist plot" after a man known to the authorities as a radical Islamist with mental health troubles stabbed a tourist to death and wounded two other people in central Paris at the weekend before being arrested.
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The United States has applauded Nigeria for the efforts it is making to bolster its economy towards ensuring sustainable growth and development.
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Kaduna State Chapter of the Wheat Farmers Association of Nigeria commended the Federal Government on Sunday in Zaria, Kaduna State, for subsidising inputs for dry season wheat farming.
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Extra police patrolled one of South Africa's most violent townships Sunday after a "mob" tied-up and burned to death seven men accused of a crime wave, police and residents said.
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No fewer than 74,819 candidates are participating in the ongoing 2023 Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE) for external candidates nationwide.
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Nigeria is calling for the release of ousted Niger president Mohamed Bazoum and for the military junta to allow him to leave for a third country, its foreign minister said.