It all looks like Mr. Rauf Aregbesola doesn't have much power in the Osun State political arena anymore. A faction, which is loyal to him, conducted a parallel congress on Saturday in Osogbo. He may not have to struggle much before he gets power. He can actually gain more influence in the party.
Lots of individuals had come and go in the entertainment industry of Nigeria as a whole. During the time and reign of Yekini Ajileye in Yoruba movies, he tried as much as possible to introduce different segment of actors which involved the miraculous twins who were known as ‘Ibeji Oran’ and are children of Osuolale.
The All Progressives Congress conducted its state congresses yesterday. And the exercises led to violence and issues in many of the states of the federation. The chairman of the APC caretaker committee, Mai Mala Buni, has two tough tasks to perform after the congresses. The first task is go identify the authentic and genuine congresses in each of the states of the federation.
Residents of Osogbo and other towns in Osun State have started to lament the downing of social media network services. Connectivity on Social media apps like Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram, Twitter and others started to fluctuate Monday evening in most parts of the state and many residents attributed it to the heavy rains which have resurged since Sunday.
Before the establishment of Osun State University, Osogbo, Ladoke Akintola University, Ogbomosho which was jointly owned by Osun and Oyo was the only state university Osun had. The fact that the two states were not in good agreement over the institution was not secretive. Nevertheless, in 2006, the establishment of an Osun owned university was signed to law by the then governor of Osun State, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola.
The death of loved ones is a very painful thing anyone doesn't pray for. Some people's death is not natural to their family as they investigate the cause of the death. In this article, I will be sharing with you 2 prominent Nigerians that death was probed.
King Sunny Ade is a Juju legend, a type of danceable music that combines praise singing and Yoruba drum beats. King Sunny Ade, who was born in Osogbo, dropped out of school to pursue his musical dreams. His training started as an instrument-carrying band boy, progressed through a brief love affair with drums, and endede in the 1960s once he began playing guitar for semi-professional highlife music groups in Lagos.
The Parallel Congress conducted in Osun APC may deepen the crisis rocking the Party in the State. It should be recalled that APC conducted two Congress in two different venues within the State. It was gathered that Governor Oyetola's faction conducted their Congress at Osogbo city Stadium while Aregbesola's faction conducted their Congress at Open field, opposite Ladsol Pure water in Osogbo, osun state.
The students of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Osogbo, Osun State have taken to protest the death of a student. The final year student identified as Adeshina Omowumi Aishat was said to be sick and reported to the University's Medical Health Center with a presentation of severe infection.
Image Credit: The Guardian Nigeria It's quite inarguable that APC has factions of capacities in osun state as they are not really in unity as being expected, well it might be a political strategy to aid their sustainability as politics always remains a very funny game. However, report has it that some members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) held a parallel congress on saturday in some local government in the state.
The caretaker committee of the All Progressives Congress has come up with a date to conduct the state congresses. The committee headed by the Yobe State governor, Mai Mala Buni, needs to take two actions or steps ahead of the comgressses. And failure to do so may lead to a poor congress.
Ahead of the July 2022 governorship election in Osun state, a candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) during the Osun 2018 governorship election, Senator Ademola Adeleke on Tuesday, during a welcome rally organised by the party at its Secretariat in Osogbo, told Governor Adegboyega Oyetola to start preparing his handover notes, saying his days as Governor are numbered.
A former member of the Osun State House of Assembly, Hon. Funmilayo Olasehinde who resigned her membership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) 11 August, 2021 today joined the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Olasehinde, who is from Ifedayo Local Government, Oke-Ila, defected with her teeming supporters to APC in a pomp and peageatry event which took place today 8th September, 2021 at Freedom Park, Osogbo.
An Osogbo Magistrates’ Court has sentenced a mother and her son to prison for stealing packets of cigarettes and other provisions. The 40-year-old Osogbo woman, identified as Elesho Bolaji and her son Elesho Bidemi (24), colluded to burglarize a provision shop and carried away provisions worth over a hundred thousand naira.
Operatives of the Osun State Police Command in conjunction with members of the Hunters Council of Nigeria have apprehended three teenagers suspected to be members of an all-female robbery gang after they allegedly robbed a victim of a huge sum of money. The incident reportedly took place in the Aresa Community in Osogbo, the Osun state capital in the early hours of Monday, October 11.
On Saturday, there was apprehension at the State Congress venue organized by a faction of the All Progressives Congress in Osogbo, Osun State, after some unidentified people shot at each other. The incident occurred after the congress organized by The Osun Progressives, the APC faction supported by the Minister of Interior and also the former Governor of Osun State, Rauf Aregbesola, began to elect new executives.
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) Osun division has revealed that more than eleven (11) people lost their lives in accidents in August 2021. The Osun Division Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Mrs. Agnes Ogungbemi, disclosed this vital information in an interview held with journalists in Osogbo on Friday, 17th September 2021.
The Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola has signed the Osun State anti-open grazing bill into law. The bill which seeks to ban the practice of open grazing in the state and regulate animal grazing and establishment of cattle ranches and other related matters was passed during plenary by the Osun State House of Assembly.
One Chief Kayode Esuleke, his son, Ifasola and two others have been remanded over the alleged killing of a man named Moshood Salawudeen in a mosque in Osogbo, Osun State. It would be remembered that masquerade worshippers in Osogbo reportedly attacked a mosque known as Kamorudeen Central Mosque at Oluode Aranyin , on June 27, 2021, when a prayer organized for Nigeria was ongoing.
The Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola has pledged the commitment of his administration to economic strategies that would directly affect the lives of residents in a positive way. Oyetola also said that was why his administration has been investing heavily on capital infrastructures and facilitating several social intervention Programmes for people's benefits.