South West

Senator Ademola Adeleke,[Photo:]

OsunDecides: Why I didn’t attend debate – Adeleke

The candidate was conspicuously absent from the debate.

Jide Sanwo-Olu (Photo Credit: PageOne)

God prepared me to be next Lagos governor — Sanwo-Olu

“If elected as the next governor, I shall immediately embark on full restoration of the glory of the state.”

Senator Ademola Adeleke,[Photo:]

OsunDecides: EFCC denies freezing Adeleke’s bank account

The EFCC was reacting to a PDP allegation.

sars police

OsunDecides: Police deploy eight commissioners, two helicopters, 340 vehicles, others

“The force will not tolerate, condone, or allow vote buying and selling to take place anywhere in Osun.”

Timothy Owoeye, an Osun State lawmaker. [PHOTO CREDIT: Official facebook page of Timothy Owoeye]

Police speak on Osun lawmaker caught bathing in market square

Timothy Owoeye, the Majority Leader of Osun State House of Assembly, was a victim of ritual fraudsters, the police said.

An APC Secretariat in Ekiti

Ekiti APC gets new executives

An immediate past state secretary of the party, Paul Omotoso, emerged as its new state chairman.

Yemi Osinbajo

Osinbajo inaugurates 20,000 youth into Osun employment scheme

He, however, urged the employed youth to contribute positively to the development of the state


Osun releases N500mn to LAUTECH

The University has been bedevilled by poor funding.

Adejare Bello

Ex-Osun speaker joins APC

He said his reason for leaving the PDP was because the party has been allegedly hijacked.

A person casting his vote used to illustrate the story.

FACT SHEET: 10 things to know about Osun governorship election

The winner will succeed outgoing governor, Rauf Aregbesola of the APC.

SPECIAL REPORT: How children battle for survival in Oyo capital

It’s a harsh world for children hawkers on the streets of Oyo State capital as they battle for daily survival.


Lagos 2019: New party endorses Ambode for second term

PT’s support for Mr Ambode comes amidst alleged rift between the governor and Bola Tinubu. 

Danfo Bus used to illustrate the story. [Photo credit: Daily Post Nigeria]

Mixed feelings for Lagos Danfo drivers as phase-out date approaches

While some of the drivers agreed to buy into the initiative, others kicked vehemently against it.

Rotimi Akeredolu

Resign now, Akeredolu tells commissioners seeking political offices

The affected officials are to put in their letter of resignation on or before September 17.

Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola [Photo Credit: Pearl News]

OsunDecides: No court nullified our primaries – APC

The party described the rumour as fake news.

INEC staff on duty

INEC to deploy 16,000 staff for Osun poll

The commission vows to ensure that the votes of the people count in the election.

Accident scene

Vehicle kills mother, baby in Ogun

The bodies of the deceased have been taken to Odeda General Hospital mortuary.

Jide Sanwo-Olu (Photo Credit: PageOne)

Lagos2019: Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the Tinubu man who wants Ambode’s job

Since 2007, Mr Tinubu’s blessing has proven to be the most important factor in choosing Lagos governors.

Ekiti house of assembly

Ekiti assembly approves Fayose’s N10 billion supplementary request behind closed doors

Journalists, who came to cover the bill’s consideration, were however, not allowed in the chambers.

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos state

Lagos PDP woos Ambode

Mr Ambode is being challenged by two APC members, Jide Sanwo-Olu and Obafemi Hamzat.

NDLEA officials

NDLEA burns 110,542 tonnes of cannabis in Ondo

The agency says Ondo State is one of the six states where cannabis is cultivated in large quantities.

Osun State Governor, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola

Osun releases N19.8 billion to settle workers’ salary, pension arrears

The government’s action is on the heels of the September 22 governorship election in the state.

Voters on queue in Kanti B polling unit 4

Osun Poll: Group raises alarm over voter inducement

The governorship election holds on September 22.

Babalawo ritualist

Herbalist arrested for allegedly trying to kill his apprentice

The suspect and accomplices were allegedly caught attempting to slaughter their victim

Femi Fani-Kayode

Court strikes out suit challenging Fani-Kayode’s police invitation

The police demand an apology from the fierce critic.