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Ajimobi declares three days to mourn Oyo speaker

The governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi has declared a three-day mourning starting from Monday, April 30 to Wednesday, May 2 for late Speaker of the Oyo State House of Assembly, Michael Adeyemo who  died on Friday morning at the age of 47 after a sudden illness. The governor …

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Buhari departs Kano after Fatima, Idris’ wedding

President Muhammadu Buhari has departed Kano state to Abuja after attending the wedding Fatiha of Fatima Abdullahi Umar Ganduje and Idris Abiola Ajimobi held at Kano Central Mosque today Saturday 3, 2018. Photos below moment. R Oresident was leaving Kano Emir’s Palace Mosque after the wedding:

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Buhari arrives Kano for wedding

President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to attend the wedding fatiha of Fatima, daughter of Kano State Governor, Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje and son of Oyo State Governor, Idris Abiola Ajimobi in Kano state. The marriage will take place at Emir’s Palace Saturday by 12pm under the supervision of the Emir …

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Buhari to attend Kano Governor’s daughter’s wedding

President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to attend the wedding fatiha of Hajiya Fatima, daughter of Kano State Governor, Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje. Fatima Abdullahi Umar Ganduje is to be handed over in marriage to the son of Oyo state Governor, Alhaji Idris Abiola Ajimobi. The marriage is to be contracted …

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Nine killed as Oyo governor orders arrest of armed herdsmen

At least nine people have been killed in Oyo State in violence between herdsmen and farmers, the police have said. The deceased include a senior police officer, police commissioner Abiodun Odude said. Speaking after a meeting to review the security situation, the Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, directed security agencies …

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Man remanded for allegedly raping his daughter

A 45-year old carpenter, Olumide Akinleye, who allegedly cohabited with and raped his own daughter, is to remain behind bars pending judgment, an Iyaganku Chief Magistrates’ Court ordered in Ibadan on Friday. Magistrate Modina Akanni, who gave the ruling, said Akinleye should be kept in police custody until when hearing …

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BREAKING: Gunmen storm Olubadan palace, ex-SSG escapes death

A former Secretary to the Oyo State Government, Sharrafaden Ali, escaped death Monday morning when unknown gunmen attacked the Olubadan palace in Popo-yemoja, Ibadan, Oyo state. Mr. Ali escaped by the whiskers alongside three other journalists who were at the palace to cover the installation of four local chiefs (baales) …

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