Tag: Osun

Janeth JNovember 14, 2015

THE YNAIJA TRACKLIST: Paris under siege, 120 dead | Nnamdi Kanu’s parents unsure if he’s still alive | Urhobo says its not part of Biafra | More stories

Appeal court in Benin upholds APC’s election in Kaduna. Leadership Group warns Aregbesola not to merge Osun tertiary institutions. Punch ...

Janeth JNovember 2, 2015

DSS wades into rift between Fulani herdsmen and Afenifere

As a result of the ongoing rift between Fulani herdsmen and the leadership of Afenifere, the Department of State Services (DSS), ...

Kolapo OlapojuJuly 19, 2015

Hundreds of Osun residents storm Winners Chapel for food (PHOTOS)

Presiding Bishop of Winners Chapel, Bishop Oyedepo did promise to give arms to the people of Osun and that he ...

Ada IgboanugoJuly 15, 2015

Osun workers get back to work after a part pay

Workers in Osun resumed work on Tuesday after a seven-week strike called by the state labour unions. The state and ...

Janeth JJuly 7, 2015

Thugs disrupt impeachment protest against Aregbesola

The protest against the impeachment of Osun state governor, isn’t going smoothly. There has been pandemonium in Osogbo when suspected ...

Janeth JJuly 7, 2015

Protesters in Oshogbo demand Aregbesola’s impeachment (Photos)

People of Osun state took to the streets on Tuesday to demand the impeachment of the governor, Rauf Aregbesola. The ...

Janeth JJuly 4, 2015

THE 2015 TRACKLIST: FG considers negotiation with B/Haram, Osun rejects slash in pay, PMB advocates party supremacy, More stories

Buhari says Nigeria is already winning war against Boko Haram. This Day Kwankwaso says he’s not under house arrest. YNaija ...

Janeth JJune 24, 2015

Osun judge seeks Aregbesola’s impeachment

Governor of Osun state, Rauf Aregbesola has been making the news lately due to his inability to pay salaries, PDP ...

Mallam YeroJune 22, 2015

John Ogunlela: Osun and the price of bold development

The present Osun financial crises evoke pity if one takes the time to understand its structural roots. It is hard ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoApril 20, 2015

Mahmud Jega: Transition in Nigeria is the political equivalent of Lassa fever

by Mahmud Jega   The Federal Government and all 36 state governments in Nigeria are right now suffering from high ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 8, 2015

With its new favourite word (triumphalism), PDP blasts Buhari in 5 quotes

by Kolapo Olapoju The Peoples Democratic Party has bemoaned the supposed insensitivity of the President-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari, to pertinent ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 30, 2015

#NigeriaDecides: So far, APC appears to be winning the South-west (LOOK)

by Kolapo Olapoju From early results trickling in, the All Progressives Congress appears to be in a clear lead in ...

Ada IgboanugoMarch 28, 2015

#NigeriaDecides: One person killed as violence erupts in Osun

by Chinwe Okafor The 2015 presidential elections have kicked off and so far it has been going on peacefully except ...

Janeth JMarch 16, 2015

The day political thugs attacked Gov. Aregbesola’s convoy

by Ranti Joseph The governor of Osun State, Rauf Aregbesola convoy was attacked by hoodlums suspected to be hired political ...

Ada IgboanugoFebruary 20, 2015

Osun NUT is worried about cult activities in secondary schools

by Chinwe Okafor The Nigeria Union of Teachers has pinpointed the involvement of pupils in cult-related activities as one of the ...

Janeth JFebruary 14, 2015

Osun shuts down 2 schools after students’ protest

by Ranti Joseph Osun Deputy Governor, Titi Laoye-Tomori, has ordered the shutdown of Government Technical College, Osogbo, and Osogbo High ...

Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 30, 2015

Bodies of 2 students found floating in River Osun

by Temitope Onitiju Corpses of two students of Ifeolu Secondary School, Osogbo, were found floating on River Osun by a ...

Isime EseneJanuary 14, 2015

Today’s Daily Brief: Forget Goodluck, Buhari is Nigeria’s best luck | GEJ, 13 others sign undertaking | 906,024 Edo voters get PVC, and more

The Presidential Candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Maj-Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has said his administration will do everything to ...

Isime EseneJanuary 14, 2015

Buhari is the best luck for Nigeria – Aregbesola declares

by Akan Ido Ahead of the February 2015 general election, the All Progressives Congress’s (APC) presidential nominee Muhammadu Buhari signed ...

SolaJanuary 2, 2015

Yorubas don’t know Osinbajo, he can’t win South-west for APC – PDP

by Anike Jacobs The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has mocked the choice of Prof. Yemi Osinbajo (SAN) as running mate ...

Isime EseneDecember 31, 2014

Tolu Ogunlesi profiles Adamu Muazu: The PDP chairman is a game changer (Y!/YNaija.com Person of the Year 2014 Nominee)

by Tolu Ogunlesi Adamu Muazu knows what it’s like to fall out of favour with the powers-that-be, after having himself ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 30, 2014

Tragedy: 2 teenagers drown at a Christmas party in Osun

by Temitope Onitiju   Two teenagers reportedly drowned in the swimming pool of an hotel during a Christmas party, in ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 18, 2014

2 men sentenced to death for stealing fowls

by Temitope Onitiju When Nigerian politicians get away with stealing billions of naira, two thieves are on death row for poaching ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 6, 2014

Nigeria’s primary school net attendance ratio drops

by Tunji Andrews Indications have emerged that the primary school attendance ratio in Nigeria dropped by 2.3% between 20012 and ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 21, 2014

There is a plot to assassinate me – Omisore cries out

by Kolapo Olapoju   Gubernatorial aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the last governorship election in Osun state, Senator ...

Isime EseneOctober 28, 2014

No votes recount in Osun, says APC

by Akan Ido The All Progressives Congress have denied reports claiming that the Election Petition Tribunal has ordered a recount of ...

Op-Ed EditorOctober 25, 2014

@adekoyabee: Aso Rock is waiting to be stolen

by Boladale Adekoya With the recent declaration of President Jonathan to run for a second term, the political atmosphere of ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 24, 2014

There is nothing wrong with Islamic Jihad – Aregbesola

by Kolapo Olapoju Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola, has stated that he sees nothing wrong with the practice of Islamic ...

Isime EseneOctober 22, 2014

THE 2015 TRACKLIST: Peter Obi has some explaining to do | Guess who wants to be president under the MPPP | Fayose is on a sacking binge | More stories

As you count down to the February General Elections, we show you what to read and what to skip today. ...

Isime EseneOctober 16, 2014

THE 2015 TRACKLIST: Obanikoro, Maku, Wike make their move | Ekiti stands for Fayose | See who was assaulted in Osogbo | More stories

As you count down to the February General Elections, we show you what to read and what to skip today. ...

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