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Amosun warns ‘Oro festival’ as new poly starts in Ogun

By Daud Olatunji, Abeokuta Governor Ibikunle Amosun, has warned traditionalists over Oro festival in Ipokia local government area of Ogun State as he laid the foundation of the new polytechnic in Ipokia. •Amosun: Ogun governor Speaking at the foundation laying ceremony at the site of the main campus in Ijaye-Okeeyinbo, the governor appealed to traditionalists […]

2019: Only health status can stop Buhari —Amosun

…says Alhassan should have resigned By Daud Olatunji, Abeokuta Ogun State governor, Senator Ibikunla Amosun, yesterday, said only health status can stop President Muhammadu Buhari from seeking re-election in 2019. Amosun noted that without the Buhari administration, Nigeria would have gone into extinction. He spoke to newsmen in Abeokuta on the sidelines of a Book […]

Amosun unveils National Peace Park in Abuja

By Osa Amadi Ogun State  Governor, Ibikunle Amosun Tuesday unveiled the National Peace Park located inside the Abuja Arts & Craft Village as part of the events marking the opening ceremony of the 2017 African Arts & Craft Expo. The governor was represented by the commissioner for Culture and Tourism,  Muyiwa Oladipo. Speaking as prelude […]

EID-EL-KABIR: Amosun, Fayose, Ajimobi others preach unity, sacrifice

By Gbenga Olarinoye, Dapo Akinrefon & Daud Olatunji AS Muslims celebrate Eid-el-Kabir today, some leaders including governors and the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, have tasked Nigerians on sacrifice, selflessness, peace and harmonious co-existence to boost the country’s unity. Ekiti State Governor, Chief Ayodele Fayose, has charged Muslims and Nigerians in general to be ready […]

Amosun, Ajimobi mourn as Adebayo Faleti dies at 86

By Ola Ajayi Ibadan—A renown custodian of Yoruba culture and foremost playwright, Chief Adebayo Faleti is dead. He died at the  age of 86. According to his son, Adeniyi Faleti, the poet and veteran actor, who translated the National Anthem into Yoruba died in his residence yesterday. Adebayo Faleti: passes on at 86 As if […]

Amosun pays N4.5bn deductions to Ogun workers

By Daud Olatunji Abeokuta—Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, has approved the total sum of N4.5 billion for the payment of cooperative deductions arrears to all categories of workers in the state. This was disclosed on Tuesday in Abeokuta by the Commissioner for Finance, Mr. Wale Oshinowo. Giving a breakdown of the payments, Oshinowo said […]

Shettima finally speaks on alleged hate audio with Amosun against Ndigbo, Jonathan

Governor of Borno State and Chairman, Northern Governors forum, Kashim Shettima has, in this video interview with TVC, spoken on the alleged hate audio conversation between him and the Ogun state Governor, Ibukunle Amosun against Ndigbo and Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan. Talking about Jonathan, Governor Shettima said the former president is a good man but that, Jonathan is also […]

Taped phone conversation: Not our voices, say Shettima, Amosun

Both Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State and his Borno counterpart, Kashim Shettima have disowned an allegedly taped phone conversation circulating on social media, which was being passed around as a conversation between the two governors. In the 20:38 (twenty minutes and thirty-eight seconds) audio, Amosun and Shettima were allegedly taped discussing Biafran agitation and […]