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Oyo Serial Killer: IGP Orders Rearrest Of Wanted Suspect, Sunday

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the rearrest of a suspected serial killer, Sunday Shodipe, who escaped from the custody of the Oyo State Police Command. Condemning the unfortunate escape of the suspect, IGP Adamu asked the Commissioner of Police in the State to intensify efforts and ensure his prompt rearrest. The Force […]

Eid-El-Kabir: Oyo To Open Praying Grounds, Says Social Distancing Compulsory

Oyo State Government has said Muslim Praying Grounds across the State will be opened for the 2020 Eid-el-Kabir prayers. The State Government noted that Muslim faithful must ensure strict compliance with COVID-19 protocols in the State. Oyo State Governor, Engr.nSeyi Makinde, gave the directive in a statement made available by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr […]

Buhari Mourns Friend, Political Associate, Mallam Isa Funtua

The founding Managing Director of Democrat Newspaper and former President of the Newspaper Proprietors Association of Nigeria (NPAN), Mallam Ismaila Funtua, is dead. He died of cardiac arrest Monday night, July 20, 2020, at the age of 76. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Garba Shehu, said the President, […]

Akeredolu Wins Nine Aspirants To Emerge As Ondo APC Guber

Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Rotimi Akeredolu has emerged the winner of the State All Progressives Congress (APC) Guber primary which took place. Arakunrin Akeredolu polled 2458 votes to defeat other nine aspirants in the election held on Monday, July 20, 2020. Channels TV reports that two of the aspirants, IfeOluwa Oyedele and Olusegun Abraham, had […]

Dubawa Fact-Checking Fellowship: Journalists Trained On Information Disorder, Fact-Checking Importance

Fact-checking Journalism, at a purely professional level, operates on the principle that Journalists must dig at the truth to reveal its nuggets rationally. The Publisher, Premium Times Centre for Investigative Journalism, PTCIJ, Mr Oyedapo Olorunyomi, noted this at the second phase of Dubawa Fact-checking fellowship virtual training; adding that Journalists’ understanding of News must always […]

Late Ajimobi’s Fidau: “Family Not Aware That Oyo Deputy Governor

The spokesperson to the late Governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, Mr. Bolaji Tunji, has clarified that Ajimobi’s family was not aware that the State Deputy Governor was going to attend the Fidau prayers, as neither the advanced team nor the protocol of the Deputy Governor informed them. According to a statement by the […]

Madrid Beat Espanyol To Tighten Grip On La Liga Title

Karim Benzema has delivered another moment of magic on Sunday, June 28, 2020, as Real Madrid took a two-point lead over Barcelona at the top of La Liga by beating Espanyol.  According to Channels TV, Benzema’s volley against Valencia could be goal of the season and he might now have a claim to best assist […]

Sport Minister Mourns Ajimobi

The Youth and Sports Development Minister, Mr Sunday Dare, has expresed shock over the death of the immediate past Governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, who pased away at age of 70. According to Mr Dare, “the passing of my elder brother, Sen. Abiola Ajimobi, is both untimely and tragic. He served the good […]

APC NEC Dissolves National Working Committee

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been dissolved. This formed part of decisions taken on Thursday, June 25, 2020, at the meeting of the APC National Executive Council held at the Council Chambers of the Presidential Villa in Abuja. Channels TV reports that the Party took the decision to […]

Jigawa Opens Border To Kano, Bauchi; Says It Is Left

The Jigawa State Government has said it now has only one active Coronavirus case in its isolation centres after 316 other patients recovered. The State Governor, Mr Badaru Abubakar, confirmed this in a press briefing at the State House in Dutse, the State capital, on Saturday, June 20, 2020. Governor Abubakar also said his Government […]