Posts Tagged ‘Osun State’

#COVID19: Osun Citizens Express Worry Over Lockdown Threat

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon June 28, 2020
A nutrition expert and concerned individuals in Osun have kicked against the threat issued by the State Government on the likelihood of re-imposing another lockdown in the wake of the increasing cases of COVID-19. Leading the pack is Dr. James Oloyede Public Health and Nutrition Specialist retired Director Nutrition Services and Health Education, Osun State […]

#COVID19: Osun Govt Lashes Out Against False Information…10 New Cases Recorded 

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon June 28, 2020
The Government of Osun State has cautioned residents and citizens against spreading false information as regards to COVID-19 noting that contrary to the rumour making the rounds, there were no incidence of fresh infections in any of the hospitals in the state. This is even as the government confirmed 10 new COVID-19 cases in the […]

#COVID19: Osun Threatens Fresh Lockdown As State Records 22 New Cases

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon June 27, 2020
The Government of the State of Osun on Friday confirmed the discovery of 22 new Covid-19 cases in the State. This is coming barely 24 hours after the discovery of 17 cases as statistics rise. The State’s Commissioner for Health, Dr. Rafiu Isamotu inimated that the Osun  government might be forced to impose another lockdown […]

2 to die by hanging over mob action in Osun

by Seun Adeuyion January 19, 2020
The Osun State High Court sitting in Ikirun, on Friday sentenced two men, Orisakunle Abiodun and Opadokun Olayinka to death by hanging for causing the death of one Adeoye Matthew. The State Counsel from Ministry of Justice, Philips Afolayan told the court that the duo caused the death of the deceased. Orisakunle, 21-year-old and Opadokun, […]

Ile-Ife Crisis: Police arrest 3 over protest

by Ikokwu Ikembaon November 24, 2019
The Osun State Police Commissioner, Abiodun Ige on Saturday said that three people were arrested for blocking the Sabo road in Ile-Ife during a protest over the vacant stool of Seriki of Hausa community in the town. Ige stated this during a telephone interview with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ile-Ife. She said that […]

Photos: ‘Black Axe’ Cult Group Donate Iron Shelter To Traffic Police In Osun State

by Chuks Azotanion November 7, 2019
These viral photos show members of the dreaded cult group, Neo Black Movement of Africa aka Black Axe, donating iron shelter to traffic police in Osun State and they all looked happy. See photos below.