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  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro EXCLUSIVE: Nigerian university student records another lecturer threatening to fail her over sex – Premium Times Nigeria

    A fresh sex-for-marks scandal is currently rocking the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, as a 400-level student of the Department of International Relations, Faculty of Business Administration has accused a lecturer, Olabisi Olaleye, of sexually harassing her..... Read more via...
  2. Nigeria Political News

    Politics We must tax the rich mercilessly – Aregbesola – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Former Governor of Osun State now minister of interior, Rauf Aregbesola has called for increased taxation of rich Nigerians. Aregbesola who spoke at an event to celebrate the 70th birthday of former Governor of Oyo State Abiola Ajimobi, affirmed that the tax from the rich could be used to...
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    Metro OAU loses another lecturer – Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, has announced the death of another lecturer, Dr. Victoria Adebiyi. The school Public Relations Officer, Abiodun Olarewaju confirmed her death on Sunday. ... Read more via Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s Blog – https://ift.tt/2LZlMTp Get More Nigeria...
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    Metro Cherubim and Seraphim pastor jailed for stealing goat, nine turkeys – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Magistrate Adijat Oloyade of the Osun State Chief Magistrates’ Court sitting in Osogbo, on Thursday, convicted the pastor of a Cherubim and Seraphim Church located on the Baruwa Estate, Osogbo, Solomon Opaalade, for stealing a goat and turkeys. Opaalade, who was arraigned on five counts … Read...
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    Metro Lightening kills 19 cows in Osun, as Gov. Oyetola sympathizes with Fulani traders – Pulse Nigeria – Nigeria

    No fewer than 19 cows were killed by lightening at Iba in Ifelodun Local Government Area of Osun State. It was gathered on Saturday that some Fulani herdsmen were rearing their cattle on the field around Apala area of the town when the incident happened. Read more via Pulse Nigeria –...
  6. Nigeria Political News

    Politics American prisoners earn higher than Nigerian workers –Aregbesola – Newtelegraph

    Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, yesterday shocked the nation, when he hinted that the least daily upkeep of a prisoner in America was higher than the proposed N30,000 minimum wage for the least Nigerian worker..... Read more via Newtelegraph – https://ift.tt/2oJ5Z2N Get More Nigeria...
  7. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Modakeke youths reject choice of old man as new monarch – P.M. News

    Some youths in Modakeke, on Wednesday staged a peaceful protested against the choice of an aged candidate as new monarch for the town.... Read more via P.M. News – https://ift.tt/32onzYj Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Fresh strike: 14 bus passengers kidnapped in Osun – P.M. News

    Bandits, suspected to be Fulani herdsmen, have reportedly kidnapped 14 bus passengers, including the driver, along Otan/Imesi-Ile road in Osun.... Read more via P.M. News – https://ift.tt/2kxg94g Get More Nigeria Metro News
  9. Nigeria Political News

    Politics This is what will happen if we go our separate ways – Osinbajo warns Nigerians – Legit.ng

    Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says it is very important and more beneficial for Nigeria as a nation to remain together, than to be apart. Speaking during a convocation lecture at the Osun State University on Saturday, September 21, Osinbajo urged... Read more via Legit.ng –...
  10. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment “No Money Osun State Can Make In 40 Years That My Dad Hasn’t Made” – Davido – Nairaland

    Davido has stated that there is no money Osun State can make in the next 30 to 40 years that his dad has not made. The singer made this known during a private listening party.... Read more via Nairaland – https://ift.tt/2UvmLh0 Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics No Hiding Place for Criminals in Osun, Says Oyetola – Thisdaylive

    The Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, has pledged his administration’s continued support to security agencies in order to ensure that there is no hiding place for criminals in the state.... Read more via Thisdaylive – https://ift.tt/2ZkRJyh Get More Nigeria Political News
  12. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro In pictures: Nigeria festival celebrates Yoruba fertility goddess Osun Osogbo – BBC News

    The Osun Osogbo festival, a traditional celebration that is thought to be 600 years old, is under way in Nigeria’s south-western Osun state. The two-week festival is considered to be the biggest annual.... Read more via BBC News – https://ift.tt/2KSMo8o Get More Nigeria Metro News
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics I don’t know how Interior Ministry operates – Aregbesola – P.M. News

    New Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola shocked all on Wednesday when he said he has no knowledge of how the ministry operates.... Read more via P.M. News – https://ift.tt/2HjNLel Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics S’West’ll launch security outfit to tackle insecurity — Oyetola – Vanguard News

    OSOBO—GOVERNOR Gboyega Oyetola of Osun State, yesterday, disclosed that South-West governors would launch a security architecture that would combat insecurity in the region. Oyetola He said this while speaking with journalists at his country home in Iragbiji, Osun State. … Read more via...
  15. Nigeria Business News

    Business Indian Owned Company Plans 5, 000 Jobs In Agriculture In Osun State – P.M.EXPRESS

    Effort of Governor Oyetola Gboyega of Osun State to use agriculture to create jobs and wealth for the youth in the state has started to yield positive results as an Indian company, Whitfield Venture Limited has decided to establish in the state. P.M. … Read more via P.M.EXPRESS –...
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Why I Joined #RevolutionNow To Protest – 70-year-old Hawker Who Was Beaten Up By Policemen – Tori News

    Osun State-based fufu (cassava flour) seller, Mrs Sariyu Akanmu, beaten by the police for participating in the #RevolutionNow protest on Monday, tells BOLA BAMIGBOLA her story... Read more via Tori News – https://ift.tt/2yP4QYV Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics We’re working quietly to make Nigeria peaceful – Gowon – The Punch

    A former Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon, on Saturday urged Nigerians to embark on self-examination on how he or she had contributed to peaceful coexistence in the country. He said efforts were on to quietly resolve the problems facing the country. Gowon, who … Read more via “nigeria” –...
  18. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Revolution Now Protest In Osun: Elderly Woman Brutalized By Police (Photo) – Nairaland

    In Osogbo, Osun State, an elderly woman identified as Sariyu Akanmu, was brutalised by policemen while 10 members of the #RevolutionNow were arrested. The police had asked … Read more via Nairaland – https://ift.tt/2Kh38pu Get More Nigeria Metro News
  19. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Family failure reason for bad leadership in Nigeria – Aregbesola – P.M. News

    Eng. Rauf Aregbesola, former Governor of Osun State and a ministerial appointee in the yet to be inaugurated federal cabinet, has hinged the leadership woes.... Read more via P.M. News – https://ift.tt/2MADXQo Get More Nigeria Political News
  20. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro OAU Student Commits Suicide Over Academic Records – Tori News

    A student of the Obafemi Awolowo University has reportedly committed suicide over his academic records. According to a report by Punch Metro, the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, in Osun State has been.... Read more via Tori News – https://ift.tt/2KftDvN Get More Nigeria Metro News