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DESPERATION: You need to know what PDP is doing now to woo electrotes…UNBELIEVABLE!

Osun state PDP

As the governorship election draws nearer in the State of Osun, out of its desperation to win the election in the state at all cost, the state chapter of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has devised a new means of short-changing unsuspecting members of the public by giving them fake Naira notes. OSUN DEFENDER […]

As #OSUNDECIDES, read the violence trend of PDP…They ‘ll Run And ‘ll Not Find A Hiding Place – Adeyeye

Osun state PDP

The Chairman, State Campaign Committee for the re-election of Governor Rauf Aregbesola, Professor Sola Adeyeye, has called on the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to caution Senator Iyiola Omisore and members of the party on the use of violence to intimidate the electorate of the state. Adeyeye threatened that if the PDP continues […]

#OSUNDECIDES: Why Omisore must produce the murderer of Tolu Adeseun

Senator Iyiola Omisore, PDP Osun governorship aspirant

The Chairman, Governor Rauf Aregbesola Re-election Campaign Committee for Ijesa-South Federal Constituency, Honourable Timothy Owoeye, has called on the Inspector General of Police, Muhammed Abubakar, to compel the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Iyiola Omisore, to produce the hoodlum that killed a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Tolu Tewogbola Adeosun, […]

#OsunDecides: The Over-Crowded Love Boat in Osogbo, By Gbenga Olorunpomi


With the dust of the upcoming Osun gubernatorial election beginning to settle, it is now clear to everyone that this is clearly a one-horse race. The main opposition in Osun, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), will surely believe they are still in the race. But, the more they boast of their financial prowess and their […]

Osun: Time To Decide


The Governorship election of Osun has been heating up and with few more days to the polls, the people would speak and their future would be determined by the outcome. If votes are won by integrity, dedication to the people, good governance and utmost will to serve, then Aregbesola would defiantly win. Due to the […]

MOVIE: Aregbesola’s Life Story Hits Cinemas


A movie on the true life story of Governor Rauf Aregbesola will be unveiled Thursday, July 31, 2014, at Ilesa, Osun State. The movie titled: “Adesoji,” is an inspirational grass to grace story that captures the life of Ogbeni Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola. Starring nollywood notables of the Yoruba genre, like Lere Paimo, Kareem Adepoju, Bukky […]

OPINION: Why Aregbesola Will Win The Osun Elections – Tunde Fagbenle

Tunde Fagbenle

Just as Omisore is not a Fayose, so is Ogbeni not a Fayemi. And so it will be silly for anyone to interchange the Ekiti result with Osun. On the 9th of August the State of Osun governorship election would hold. It is an election I have more than a passing interest in, for that […]

Don’t Use USAID’s Credible Name For Your Fraudulent Opinion Poll On Osun Election, Bureau tells Omisore


The Bureau of Communications and Strategy, Office of the Governor, State of Osun, on Wednesday blew the lid off another in the series of falsehood being spread by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate, Iyiola Omisore, that a survey conducted by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) put him ahead of […]

Osun Guber Polls: 31 NULGE Chairmen Endorse Aregbesola

Governor Rauf Aregbesola

All 31 National Union of Local Government Employees, NULGE in Osun state, have endorsed Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola to continue as the governor of the state. According to Yahaya Majeed, a member of the State’s All Progressive Congress, APC Excos, the chairmen pledged their support after meeting with them yesterday. Majeed explained that the party identified […]

#OsunDecides: Why Osun Poll’ll Not Go The Way Of Ekiti, By APC chieftain

All Progressive Congress (APC)

With 10 days to the August 9 gubernatorial election in Osun State, a chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state, Dr. Kunle Oyeyemi, has expressed confidence that the poll would not end up like the June 21 poll in Ekiti. How would you describe the decision of Governor Kayode Fayemi of […]

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