Tag Archives: Osun State

Update: Osun Police Dismisses Officers Caught On Camera Flogging Lady

Weeks after two Police officers were caught on camera flogging a woman in Iwo, the Osun state police command have confirmed their dismissal from the service of the Nigerian Police Force. The erring police officers are Inspector Ikuesan Taiwo with AP NO 251724 and PC Abass Ibrahim with Force No. 509634. The victim, Tola Azeez, stepped out of her…

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Osun Policemen Ignite Online Rage After Brutalizing Lady For Reportedly Violating Lockdown

Two policemen in Iwo, Osun state are currently receiving online backlash after a fotage of them flogging a lady for allegedly violating the coronavirus lockdown. The victim who identified herlsef as Tola Azeez, who made this known on Twitter on Saturday, said the incident happened on her way to get drugs. “This is me being beaten by the…

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EFCC Shuts Down Osogbo Nightclub Where 94 Suspected Internet Fraudsters Were Arrested

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has sealed Club Secret Underground in Osogbo, Osun State, where 94 people suspected to be internet fraudsters were arrested. The commission had announced the arrest of the suspects in an early morning raid on the club on Monday. The EFCC, in a statement signed by Wilson Uwajuren, said…

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Supreme Court Dismisses Adeleke, PDP’s Appeal, Affirms Oyetola As Winner Of Osun Governorship Poll

The Supreme Court has dismissed the imploration by the Peoples Democratic Party and its governorship candidate for Osun state in the September gubernatorial election, Ademola Adeleke, contesting against Adegboyega Oyetola as the winner of the poll. The apex court, in a majority decision of five-to-two, read by Justice Olabode Rodes-Vivour, held that the failure of…

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Police Apprehends Quack Who Operates Illegal Hospital, Blames Joblessness

Police operatives of Zone 11 of the Nigeria Police Force, Osogbo, Osun State, have arrested a 30-year-old quack, Rafiu Naheem, for allegedly operating an illegal clinic in Inisa, a town in the Odo Otin Local Government Area of the state. A statement by Adekunle Ajisebutu, the Zonal Police Public Relations Officer, stated that the suspect,…

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I’m Still The Governor Of Osun State, I Can’t Be Intimidated By Tribunal -Gov. Oyetola

The Osun State governor, Gboyega Oyetola has said that he would not be intimidated by the verdict of the governorship election petition tribunal on Friday, in which the candidate of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Ademola Adeleke was declared winner. Oyetola said he remains the governor of the state, saying his party, the All Progressives Congress,…

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Davido Offers To Pay Tuition Fee For Student Offered An Admission To His Father’s University

Popular Nigerian superstar singer, Davido, has offered to pay the tuition fee of a student who was admitted at his father’s University in Adeleke University located in Ede, a town in Osun State, Nigeria It all started when the student shared a screenshot of the message he got from Adeleke university on twitter with the caption;…

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Osun State Rerun Update: Political Thugs Disrupts Election With Sporadic Shootings

As electorate crowd the four local governments of Osogbo, Orolu, Ife North and Ife South to participate in the rerun election slated for Thursday 27th September 2018, sporadic shootings and vote buying have obviously marred the process. At ward 5, unit 17, Alekuwodo, Osogbo, many of the voters were chased away by hoodlums suspected to…

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