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Aregbesola to students: Don’t look for jobs


Former Osun State governor, Mr Rauf Aregbesola, on Monday told graduating students of Fountain University, Osogbo, not to look for jobs after graduation, except teaching. Aregbesola, who spoke at the 8th convocation of the university, where he was honoured with a doctorate in science, said the gradaunds should think of …

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Buhari’s reelection’ll bring more hardship, says Bishop


An Osun state-based cleric, Bishop Seun Adeoye, has warned Nigerians against reelecting President Muhammadu Buhari in next month’s presidential poll. According to him, reelecting the All Progressives Congress candidate for the election will bring a “double portion of hardship.” He urged voters to vote for candidates capable of developing the …

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I’ll complete Aregbesola’s projects – Oyetola


Governor Gboyega Oyetola of Osun State on Sunday promised to complete all projects started by his predecessor, Rauf Aregbesola. A statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Adeniyi Adeshina, said that Oyetola gave the assurance in Ilesa, during the Iwude Celebration (a traditional festival celebrated annually by the Ijesa in …

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Police re-arraign Senator Adeleke over alleged malpractice

Ademola Adeleke

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate in Osun State, Ademola Adeleke, has been re-arraigned before a Federal High Court in Abuja over alleged examination malpractice. Adeleke on Tuesday took fresh plea alongside four others in a seven-count charge for personation and registering as internal students of Ojo-Aro Community Grammar …

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ASUU: APC, party of vagabonds


The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has described the All Progressives Congress (APC) as a party of vagabonds, adding that the former national chairman of APC, Chief Bisi Akande is the grandfather of half-baked government for accusing striking lecturers of producing vagabonds and unemployable graduates. The union said it …

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Obasanjo: Nigeria is being destroyed with incompetency, corruption


Ahead of 2019 general elections, former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said only a fool would maintain neutrality when Nigeria is being destroyed with “incompetence, corruption, brazen impunity and denial of the obvious.” Obasanjo was reacting to a statement that he had maintained neutrality ahead of the election as reported by …

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Obasanjo: I won’t campaign for Atiku, others


Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday urged Nigerians to vote wisely in 2019 general elections, even as he said he would not campaign for any particular candidate. Obasanjo spoke in Iwo, Osun State at the 27th annual Owu National Convention. He said Nigerians must vote only leaders that had capacity …

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2019 elections result to reflect people’s will – Buhari


President Muhammadu Buhari has said that all will be done to ensure that the results of the 2019 general elections reflect the will of the people. He said Nigerians reserved the right to elect leaders at various levels in 2019 and that all efforts would be made to safeguard the …

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Oyetola promises to run a participatory government


Osun State Governor, Gboyega Oyetola has promised that his administration would run an inclusive and participatory government. Oyetola said this while hosting the state’s Senior Judiciary Officers in Osogbo on Thursday. The governor said that his doors would always be opened to receive fresh ideas and suggestions that could be of …

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