Monday, February 18, 2019
Advertisement

Osun

    Osun workers begin three days warning strike Wednesday

Osun workers begin three days warning strike Wednesday

Workers in Osun state will begin a three-day warning strike on Wednesday to demand the payment of their salary arrears.According to NAN, the impending strike was made known in a notice issued by the joint negotiating council, Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress, Oyo state chapter, on Tuesday.The labour unions said if the government fails to meet [...]

0 comment Read Full Article
    Again, court dismisses suit against Adeleke’s candidature

Again, court dismisses suit against Adeleke’s candidature

An Osun state high court has dismissed a suit filed against the candidacy of Ademola Adeleke, senator representing Osun west, following withdrawal of the case by the plaintiffs.Oyetunji Suredi and Olagboye Adedamola, the plantiffs, had approached the court seeking the nullification of the gubernatorial candidature of Adeleke and the declaration of Akin Ogunbiyi, his challenger during the election, as the [...]

0 comment Read Full Article
    Osun guber candidate: Our situation so pathetic that a politician boasts of giving children egg every day

Osun guber candidate: Our situation so pathetic that a politician boasts of giving children egg every day

Gbenga Akintola, candidate of the Alliance for Democracy (AD) in the Osun state governorship election, says the level of poverty in the state is troubling.In a statement issued on his behalf by Niyi Omotoso, his media aide, Akintola said he was working towards making Osun to become a prosperous state and the food basket of the nation once again.He [...]

0 comment Read Full Article
    Osun landlords seek compensation from Aregbesola over demolished property

Osun landlords seek compensation from Aregbesola over demolished property

Some landlords whose buildings were demolished to pave way for road construction in Osogbo, capital of Osun state, have appealed to Rauf Aregbesola, governor of the state, to compensate them.Speaking on behalf of the landlords, Moshood Oladejo asked Aregbesola to expedite action on the payment of the N2 billion "he promised to pay them since 2014".He said many of the [...]

0 comment Read Full Article
    Osun 2018: Court dismisses suit against Adeleke’s candidature

Osun 2018: Court dismisses suit against Adeleke’s candidature

 A high court sitting in Osun has dismissed a suit challenging the eligibility of Ademola Adeleke as  candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the September 22 governorship election in the state.Adeleke, a serving senator, won the PDP ticket in a keenly contested election in July.But Rasheed Olabayo and Oluwaseun Idowu, members of PDP, asked the court to revoke [...]

0 comment Read Full Article
    Students lament as OAU confirms disaccreditation of courses

Students lament as OAU confirms disaccreditation of courses

[...]

0 comment Read Full Article
    Osun APC deputy chairman defects with over ‘6000 members’

Osun APC deputy chairman defects with over ‘6000 members’

Azeez Adesiji, deputy chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Osun state, has defected from the ruling party with about 6200 members of the party to the Action Democratic Party (ADP).The defectors include eight members of the state working committee and 6,200 members of the party executive at the local government and ward levels.The APC leaders and their [...]

0 comment Read Full Article
    OAU loses accreditation for law, dentistry, botany

OAU loses accreditation for law, dentistry, botany

[...]

0 comment Read Full Article
    Osun APC governorship candidate ‘won’t sack workers’ if elected

Osun APC governorship candidate ‘won’t sack workers’ if elected

The Independent Campaign Team for Gboyega Oyetola, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the September 22 governorship election in Osun state, says their principal, if elected, will not sack workers as being rumored.This was contained in a statement signed on Monday by Fatihu Adegoke, the group’s media officer.“We are compelled to make this categorical statement that the candidate [...]

0 comment Read Full Article
    Osun guber aspirant asks court to nullify APC primary election

Osun guber aspirant asks court to nullify APC primary election

Kunle Rasheed Adegoke, a governorship aspirant, has asked the Abuja federal high court to nullify the Osun primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC).Isiaka Oyetola, chief of staff to Rauf Aregbesola, incumbent governor, emerged winner of the election which held on July 20.Oyetola polled 127,017 votes while Adegoke got 252 votes.But Adegoke has asked the court to declare that [...]

0 comment Read Full Article
    ‘Forgery’: Court gives Adeleke six days to produce school certificate

‘Forgery’: Court gives Adeleke six days to produce school certificate

An Osun state high court has asked Ademola Adeleke, senator representing Osun west, to produce his primary school certificate within six days.Adeleke defeated his closest contender, Akin Ogunbiyi, to win the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship ticket for the September 22 election.Following his win, Rasheed Olabayo and Oluwaseun Idowu, members of the PDP, filed a suit to challenge his candidacy [...]

0 comment Read Full Article
    After APC guber primary, Osun SSG defects to ADP

After APC guber primary, Osun SSG defects to ADP

Moshood Adeoti, secretary to Osun government, has resigned his appointment and defected to the Action Democratic Party(ADP).Adeoti was one of the 17 All Progressives Congress (APC) aspirants in the July 19 primary conducted by the party.He announced his withdrawal a day before the primary but still managed to score 128 votes.In a letter addressed to Abdul’aziz Yari, chairman of APC [...]

0 comment Read Full Article
    Adeleke wins Osun PDP governorship ticket

Adeleke wins Osun PDP governorship ticket

Ademola Adeleke, senator representing Osun west, has won the governorship ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in his state.The senator defeated his closest challenger, Akin Ogunbiyi, to emerge the flagbearer of the PDP in the September 22 governorship election.Adeleke won by a close margin, securing 1569 votes while Ogunbiyi had 1562. A recount of the votes was required before [...]

0 comment Read Full Article
    Seven aspirants withdraw from Osun PDP governorship primary

Seven aspirants withdraw from Osun PDP governorship primary

Seven of the 11 aspirants in the Osun Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship primary election have withdrawn.The politicians made their decision known on Saturday before the commencement of the exercise which is being overseen by Seriake Dickson, Bayelsa state governor.Adejare Bello, Sunkanmi Akinlabi, Felix Jumoko, Ayoade Adewepo, Adeolu Durotoye, Jide Adeniji and Lere Akogun are the aspirants who stepped down [...]

0 comment Read Full Article
    How Osun PDP delegates picked governorship candidate

How Osun PDP delegates picked governorship candidate

TheCable's coverage of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship primary election in Osun.[...]

0 comment Read Full Article
    Adeoti, Osun SSG, withdraws from guber primary

Adeoti, Osun SSG, withdraws from guber primary

Moshood Adeoti, secretary to Osun state government (SSG), has announced his withdrawal from the primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC).Adeoti made his decision known on Friday in a letter addressed to Abdul’aziz Yari, chairman of APC primaries committee.The Osun SSG said he was withdrawing because the primaries had been arranged to favour Gboyega Oyetola, chief of staff to [...]

0 comment Read Full Article
Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

Exchange Rates

February 18, 2019USDGBPEUR
INTERBANK306397354
LAGOS362475413
KANO361474413
PH361475412
ABUJA362476413
NOTE: The black market rates represent the most prevalent. They could be slightly higher or lower among different sellers.
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement