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Osun to expend N5billion on 54.3km road

While giving the breakdown of the roads, Omowaye revealed that five major roads had been approved by the Council across the three senatorial districts for reconstruction and rehabilitation. According to him, the state will expend N1,569,734,774.00 for the construction and rehabilitation of Ada-Igbajo 13.15km road, while N644,734,203.03 will be expended …

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Three fake lawyers sentenced to three years imprisonment

A Magistrates’ Court in IPetmodu, Osun, on Monday, sentenced a fake lawyer, Melvin Oromidayo, to three years imprisonment with hard labour. Magistrate Abosede Sarumi, sentenced Oromidayo after he pleaded guilty. Sarumi held that though the convict pleaded guilty to the three counts of forgery, Impersonation and fraud, a sinner must …

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Six pilgrims killed in Osun crash

TRAGEDY struck on Sunday when six persons returning from a spiritual exercise in Osun State died in an auto crash on Eripa-Otan-Ayegbaju Road in Boluwaduro Local Government Area of the state. The police confirmed the figure, adding that nine persons sustained injuries in the crash. The incident took place about …

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OSUN WOMEN COMMISSIONER CALLS FOR TOTAL ABANDONMENT OF FGM

Osun Commissioner for Women, Children and Social Affairs, Barrister Olubukola Olaboopo has called for total abandonment of Female Genital Mutilation in the State and Nigeria at large based on its harmful effects on girl child. The Commissioner disclosed this during the year 2020 celebration of International Day of Zero Tolerance …

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ICYMI: Fire incident kills aged woman in Osun

A late-night fire outbreak, weekend, claimed the life of an aged woman identified as Kolade Omolayo in Osun state. The incident which occurred at Alapata Street, Modakeke-Ife, completely razed a storey building, where the old woman resided. It was gathered that the woman was burnt to ashes and her remains …

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IKIRUN BANK ROBBERY: COURT SENTENCES THREE TO DEATH BY HANGING

Osun State High Court sitting in Ikirun presided over by Honourable Justice Jide Falola today sentenced Three  Armed Robbers to death by hanging.The Convicts are Nuhu Jimoh, Ndubisi David and Aderibigbe Oluwaseun.The accused persons were on 29th June, 2017 arraigned on a ten count charge of conspiracy, armed robbery, murder, …

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OSUN GOVT SET TO RECRUIT TWO THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED TEACHERS.

The state government of Osun under the leadership of Mr. Adeboyega Oyetola has  approved the  recruitment of two thousand five hundred teachers.  The Commissioner for Education in the state, Hon. Folorunso Oladoyin made this known today in an interview program ‘Spotlight’.  Hon. Folorunso said teacher’s welfare is paramount to the …

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