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Osun gov, deputy escape death at #EndSARS protest

Alao Abiodun/Okodili Ndidi/Eric Ikhilae,Abuja/Toba Adedeji,Osogbo /Joel Duku,Ngamdu/Lucas Ajanaku   GOVERNOR Gboyega Oyetola of Osun State and his deputy, Mr. Benedict Alabi, narrowly escaped death on Saturday after they were attacked by armed men during an #EndSARS protest in Osogbo, the state capital. Protesters also blocked Fajuyi road, Ado Ekiti that Continue Reading

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Oyetola joins #EndSARS protesters in Osun

By Toba Adedeji, Osogbo Osun Governor Adegboyega Oyetola on Saturday afternoon joined #EndSARS protesters in Osogbo. The Governor marched with other executives of the state from Alekuwodo Area around 2:54 pm to Ola-Iya Junction where the protesters gathered. Details Shortly… The Nation

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Thugs attack protesters in Lagos, Osun

By Precious Igbonwelundu, Oziegbe Okoeki, Tajudeen Adebanjo and Toba Adedeji, Osogbo Many #EndSARS protesters sustained injuries in Lagos on Thursday as armed thugs attacked them at Alausa. Armed with cutlasses and sticks, the thugs stormed the protest venue in mass transit buses. Hoodlums had on Wednesday attempted to attack the Continue Reading

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NSCDC official shoots DSS operative dead in Osun

By Toba Adedeji, Osogbo An official of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), identified as Sunday Dade, reportedly shot dead an operative of Department of State Services (DSS) named Seyi Adebowale in Osun State, The Nation learnt. It was gathered that Adebowale was shot in Kuta, Ayedire Local Government Continue Reading

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COVID-19: Osun closes isolation centre

By Toba Adedeji, Osogbo Osun has closed its COVID-19 220-bed isolation centre. The government urged citizens to take personal responsibility for their safety, irrespective of security measures being relaxed across the country. A statement by the Information and Civic Orientation commissioner, Mrs. Funke Egbemode, announced the closure of its Mercyland Continue Reading

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