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Lecturers Reject Slash of Subventions to Oyo Tertiary Institutions, School fees May be Hiked

Gov Ajumobi of Oyo State

By Sakin Babalola,Ibadan There is palpable fear of hike in school fees soon as  academic staff in Oyo State-owned tertiary institutions  rejected the reduction of subventions to the institution to 25 per cent by the state government The  lecturers,  under the aegis of the Joint Action Forum of Academic Staff …

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Church of Nigeria Honours Chief Bisi Akande with a block of 10 Classrooms

Bisi Akande block at the Evangel College, Otan-Ayegbaju being Commissioned by Governor Rauf Aregbesola.

The Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion), Osun Northeast Diocese, Otan Aiyegbaju, Osun State, has honoured a former Governor of the State, Chief Adebisi Akande with a block of 10 classrooms in its Evangel College, Otan Ayegbaju. Named Chief Bisi Akande Block, the classroom was commissioned by Governor Rauf Aregbesola, on …

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LAUTECH: NAOSS Petitions IG, Ajimobi Over Incessant Attacks on Osun Indigenes


By Segun Adeyemo The National Association of Osun State Students (NAOSS) has petitioned the Inspector General of Police, Ibraheem Idris and Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi over the threat to the safety of the Osun indigenes residing in Ogbomoso, the hosting community of the crisis ridden Ladoke Akintola University …

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Rumpus in Osun As Public School Students Plan Protest over mass failure in WAEC qualifying exam


By Abdulrofiu Agboola Some students of High Schools in Osun State are planning a mass protest tomorrow (Monday, October 10) to protest ‘their failure’ in the qualifying examination for the West African Examination Council (WAEC). The unifying WAEC qualifying examination is a state government measure to select public schools students …

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Drama in OSPOLY as SUG President, Secretary, others Suspended Over Fraud


The campus of Osun State Polytechnic, Iree on Tuesday stoodstill for hours as the Students’ Union President of the institution, Muhammad Surajudeen was unanimously suspended by the Students Representative Council (S.R.C) over alleged financial misconduct. Other elected officers suspended by the institution’s SRC for illegal withdraw of the Union’s funds …

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Oyo Declares Tomorrow Wednesday Work-Free Day for Teachers

Gov Abiola Ajimobi

The Oyo State Government has declared tomorrow, Wednesday 5th of October 2016 as work-free day for teachers across the state. Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Professor Adeniyi Olowofela, in a press statement on Tuesday said the holiday is to celebrate the this year’s World Teachers Day. Professor Olowofela congratulated teachers  …

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ARG Advocates Peace over LAUTECH Crisis, Urges Aregbesola, Ajimobi on Common Ground


The Afenifere Renewal Group (ARG) has sued for unity, peace and tranquility over the lingering crisis enveloped the joint ownership of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, LAUTECH, Ogbomoso. The Group charged the two owner state- Osun and Oyo to swing into action and avert the degeneration of possible violence precipitated …

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