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FACT CHECK: Shittu lied! 1979 constitution did NOT contradict NYSC act

FACT CHECK: Shittu lied! 1979 constitution did NOT contradict NYSC act

On Thursday, it was revealed that Adebayo Shittu, minister of communications, failed to participate in the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme.  According to Premium Times, Shittu skipped the compulsory
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Osun governorship election: REC confirms arrest of alleged vote-buyer with N600,000

Osun governorship election: REC confirms arrest of alleged vote-buyer with N600,000

Success Nwogu The Osun State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Mr. Olusegun Agbaje, has confirmed that a suspected vote-buyer was arrested in Iwo Local Government Area of Osun during the ongoing governorship election. He stated that the suspected was arrested with about N600,000 and had been handed over to the police. In an interview with our correspondent, […] …

Osun governorship election: Armed thugs invade polling unit in Orolu LGA

Osun governorship election: Armed thugs invade polling unit in Orolu LGA

Success Nwogu Some suspected armed thugs on Saturday invaded a polling unit in Orolu Local Government Area during the ongoing governorship election in Osun State. Our correspondent gathered that the thugs shot indiscriminately while people fled in different directions. It could not be ascertained whether anybody was killed or injured during the shooting and the […] …

Ambode orders immediate repair of potholes on Lagos roads

Ambode orders immediate repair of potholes on Lagos roads

Lagos State governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has ordered immediate repairs of all potholes on roads across the state. The state government which disclosed this yesterday also said work on the Pen Cinema flyover in Agege area is now at 60 percent completion, while the 10-lane Oshodi-International Airport Road is also at over 50 percent completion. He […]
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Osun governorship election: Police arrest two for vote-buying in Iwo 

Osun governorship election: Police arrest two for vote-buying in Iwo 

Jesusegun Alagbe The police have arrested two men in Iwo Local Government Area of Osun State for suspected vote-buying. According to a statement, the police recovered N604,000 from the suspects, adding that investigation had commenced into the matter. READ ALSO: Osun election: Aregbesola, Omisore disagree on conduct of exercise “Two suspected vote-buyers have been arrested by […] …

Politicians shun INEC’s directive in Osun, engage in vote-buying

Politicians from different parties engaged in vote-buying in Osun state on despite warnings from the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The commission had vowed to curb the trend, threatening to
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Osun guber: Tight security in Ile-Ife

Osun guber: Tight security in Ile-Ife

Bamigbola Gbolagunte, Akure Security was beefed up in Ile-Ife, Osun State on Saturday following the conduct of the governorship election in the state. The road leading to Ile-Ife from Akure and Ibadan was temporarily closed with heavy presence of security personnel on the road. Also, the Akure/Ilesa express road which leads to the northern part […]
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