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Finally Omisore dumps PDP for SDP

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Finally Omisore dumps PDP for SDP       A former Deputy Governor of Osun State, Senator Iyiola Omisore, has finally dumped the Peoples Democratic Party for the Social Democratic Party where he said he intends to contest the September 22 governorship election in the state. Omisore announced his defection …

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2019: Oyinlola resigns as NIMC Chairman

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2019: Oyinlola resigns as NIMC Chairman   A former governor of Osun, Mr Olagunsoye Oyinlola, has resigned his appointment as the Chairman of National Identity Management Commission ( NIMC ). Oyinlola, in a resignation letter dated May 9, and addressed to President Muhammadu Buhari, said he resigned his appointment to …

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SEPTEMBER 22 OSUN GUBER POLL: INEC releases timetable

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SEPTEMBER 22 OSUN GUBER POLL: INEC releases timetable         The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released timetable for the September 22 Osun governorship poll. Briefing journalists on Thursday at the INEC Office along Gbongan road, Osogbo, the state capital, the commission new Resident Electoral Commissioner, Mr. …

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Osun govt declares Monday April 16 work free day for voters’ registration exercise, collection of PVCs

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Osun govt declares Monday April 16 work free day for voters’ registration exercise, collection of PVCs OSUN State government has declared Monday, April 16 a work-free day for workers in the state, with a view to providing ample opportunity for eligible voters to participate in the ongoing Continuous Voters Registration (CVR), being undertaken …

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OSUN 2018: Omisore’s men dump PDP … Consider SDP

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OSUN 2018: Omisore’s men dump PDP … Consider SDP   •Yet to decide alternative platform A faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) loyal to ex-Osun State Deputy Governor Senator Iyiola Omisore yesterday resolved to dump the party for another platform. Members had gathered at their secretariat on Gbongan Road, …

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German parliament re-elects Merkel for fourth term

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German parliament re-elects Merkel for fourth term   German Chancellor Angela Merkel, bruised by half a year of post-election coalition haggling, was Wednesday elected by parliament to her fourth and likely final term at the helm of Europe’s biggest economy. Lawmakers in Berlin’s glass-domed Reichstag voted 364-315 with nine abstentions for Merkel who was then …

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Omisore, Adejare Bello tackle each other over zoning

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Omisore, Adejare Bello tackle each other over zoning   A former Deputy Governor of Osun State, Senator Iyiola Omisore, and a former Speaker of the state House of Assembly, Mr. Adejare Bello, have sharply disagreed over which senatorial district in the state should produce the next governor of the state. …

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Why we adopted parliamentary system at LG level — Aregbesola

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    Why we adopted parliamentary system at LG level — Aregbesola     GOVERNOR Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State, has disclosed that his administration adopted the Parliamentary System of Government to deepen democracy, as well as entrench genuine democratic practice atthe  grassroots. He said it was the overwhelming wish …

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