EndSARS: Oluwo Calls for Inclusion of Traditional Rulers Into Panel of Inquiry

Oluwo of Iwoland, HIM Oba Abdulrosheed Adewale Akanbi, has called on the federal and state governments to include resourceful traditional rulers into the panel of inquiries on police brutality through out the nation. In his appeal, Oba Akanbi said, aside police stations, responsible palaces are always primary points of contact at any security threat or security brutality, calling on the government to incorporate responsible monarchs into the panel of inquiries. He stated doing so will keep traditional rulers abreast of security issues and equally facilitate effective mediation where needed. Oluwo…

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Oluwo of Iwoland’s Palace Defended By Citizens As Hoodlums attack Iwo LG Secretariat, Osun

Bola Bamigbola Hoodlums on Saturday attacked Iwo Local Government Secretariat in Osun State. During the attack, the hoodlums damaged properties and set a vehicle ablaze, sources at the Oluwo of Iwoland’s palace confirmed. Eyewitnesses told The PUNCH that the hoodlums also looted some offices in the Secretariat. A member of the state cabinet, who preferred anonymity, confirmed the attack.The hoodlums moving in large numbers also looted Tuns Farm along Osogbo/Ikirun road. An aide to the chairman of Iwo East LCDA, who preferred anonymity, said the Secretariat of the LCDA was looted by…

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“Assassination Attempt On Oyetola, Undeserving & Barbaric” Oluwo Says

Calls for the probe of two killed #EndSARS protesters and the need to watch out for bad elements with hidden personal agendas in the protest.” The Oluwo of Iwoland, HRM Oba Abdulrosheed Adewale Akanbi, has described the attack on Governor Gboyega Oyetola of Osun State as barbaric while he calls on protesting youth to be law abiding. Osun state Government under Governor Oyetola is doing great when it comes to good governance and I implore the governor to keep leading in a transparent, accountable and prudent manner as always. Everyone…

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“YOU’RE THE FACE OF OUR TOURISM EXPEDITION”, OYETOLA HAILS OONI AS IFE CELEBRATE OLOJO FESTIVAL

-Adewale Adetoyese Osun State Governor, Mr. Gboyega Oyetola has described the Arole Oodua, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II, as a royal ally and a critical face of his administration’s tourism expedition. Governor Oyetola made this known on Saturday, while joining thousands of natives, tourists and dignitaries at the Ile Oduduwa Palace of Ile-Ife, to celebrate the 2020 edition of Olojo festival. “We are happy to have an Ooni who shares our dream that Olojo Festival should be of tourist and commercial values and not a mere avenue for celebrations…

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FG Denies Allocation Of Federal College Of Education To Iwo & Ila-Orangun, The Letter In Circulation Is Allegedly Fake

ADEWALE ADETOYESE   FG disown letters allocating FCE to Iwo, Ila, says no approval for new 6 Colleges yet. The Federal Government has disowned two contrasting letters being circulated in the media especially in the social media, stating that the proposed Federal College of Education approved for Osun State has been allocated to Ila and Iwo Local Governments.   Our correspondent gathered that the Director Press and Public Relations, Federal Ministry of Education, Mr Ben Bem Goong, told Tribune Online on the telephone on Sunday that the Ministry was appalled…

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Covid 19- Osun State Records 12 New Cases

-YOMMY AYILARA. Covid 19- Osun State Records 12 New Cases. The Osun state government has revealed that there has been a conduction of test for 167 people, out of which 12 returned positive. The State Commissioner for Health, Dr Rafiu Isamotu disclosed this in a statement on Saturday, the 25th of April, 2020 revealing that the 12 new cases were recorded in Osogbo, Ife, Ede, Ikire and Ejigbo. Isamotu said the fresh tests were carried out in the last two weeks of the lockdown, adding that the lockdown has proven…

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Ooni Preaches Understanding and Congratulate Christians On Easter 2020

“EASTER 2020: OONI CONGRATULATES CHRISTIANS, PREACHES UNDERSTANDING”  -Moses Olafare, Director of Media, Ooni of Ife’s Palace. The Arole Oduduwa & Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II has congratulated Christians across the world especially those of Oduduwa origin as the world celebrates this year’s Easter which commemorates the sacrifices, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Ooni Ogunwusi described this year’s edition of the annual celebration as specially unique, particularly due to the lockdown order enacted in most places across the world to win the ongoing war against the…

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ONE PATIENT MISSING FROM OSUN STATE ISOLATION CENTRE

COVID-19: One missingfrom Osun isolation centre -YOMMY AYILARA The Osun State Government has confirmed that one person out of the Ivory Coast returnees at the Ejigbo isolation centre is indeed missing. A statement signed by Mrs Funke Egbemode, the State Commissioner for Information & Civic Orientation, reads thus; “Our attention has been drawn to a story purporting that six persons were missing from our Isolation centre in Ejigbo. One of the writers quoted a non-existent statement from the government to lend some measure of credibility to the story. Nothing can…

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SHARE FAKE CORONAVIRUS NEWS AND GET 6 MONTHS IMPRISONMENT IN OSUN STATE

Covid-19 – You could go to prison for 6 months for sharing fake news about coronavirus in Osun State -YOMMY AYILARA. Osun State Governor, H.E Gboyega Oyetola, in fulfillment of his commitment to stop the spread of of Coronavirus  has made a law that sharing fake news about the coronavirus (COVID-19) in Osun State is an offense that could attract a six-month stay in prison. This was one of the conditions stated in the Diseases (Emergency Prevention) Regulations 2020 signed by Governor Gboyega Oyetola, on Thursday, April 2, 2020. The…

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Oluwo of Iwo responds to suspension claim!!!

I was Not Suspended – Oluwo Social media platforms have been all buzzing today regarding the emergency meeting called by the Council of Obas in Osun state and the aftermath resolution to suspend the monarch from the council for a period of six month. These questions therefore arises as to whether the Oluwo remains the bonafide king of Iwo while the suspension lasted? Was the king suspended from the monthly meetings of the Obas or from his royal duties as an Oba? The third question is whether or not the…

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