Adeleke: Osun Declares 3-Day Mourning

This is to announce that the the Governor of the State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has directed the declaration of a three-day period of mourning throughout the state. This…

Osun Concludes Dredging of 123km of Waterways, Canals

In a bid to make state flood free in 2017, the state government of Osun says it has completed the dredging of a combined 123km of waterways and canals in…

Adeleke’s Death Shocking, Sad – Ajimobi

Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has described the death of the first civilian Governor of Osun State and serving senator, Isiaka Adeleke, as shocking, disheartening and sad. In a…

Adeleke’s Death Sudden, Shocking and Sad – Tinubu

I received the news of Senator Isiaka Adeleke’s death with numbing shock. It was too much to bear coming barely a day after that of Dipo Famakinwa. The news of…

Senator Isiaka Adeleke Dies on Cusp of Another Governorship Run

By Abiodun Akande The two-term Senator currently representing Osun West Senatorial district, Senator Isiaka Adeleke, is dead. He died in the early hours of Sunday after suffering a heart attack.…

Aregbesola Mourns Famakinwa, DG, DAWN

Governor of Osun State, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola on Friday expressed shock over the death of the Director General of the Development Agenda for Western Nigeria (DAWN), Mr. Dipo Famakinwa. Aregbesola…

Osun Set To Recoup N30bn Tax Debt; Appoints New Acting Chairman For OIRS

The government of Osun State in a bold move to increase its internally generated revenue and recoup over N30bn tax owed by several organisation, has streamlined the Osun Internal Revenue…

Emir of Kano Visits Ile-Ife Crisis Scene, Commends Ooni’s Fatherly Role

The Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido, on Wednesday, visited the scene of the March 8 clash between some Yoruba and Hausa residents in Sabo area of Ile-Ife, where he lauded…

Osun Assembly Receives 39 New Cabinet List From Aregbesola

Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola has forwarded names of his commissioners/Special Advisers nominees to the State House of Assembly for confirmation after sixteen months into his second term in office.…

Ile-Ife Crisis Update: Police Release 15 Suspects, Hold Traditional Ruler, 5 Others

Fifteen out of the 21 Ile-Ife indigenes arrested over the ethnic clash that occurred in the town has been released on Thursday unconditionally by the Nigeria Police Force (NPF). This…