Author: Khalid Imran

Senator Sharafadeen Alli (APC-Oyo South) has felicitated with All Progressives Congress (APC) Chieftains in Oyo State, Dr. Ismail Adewusi and Chief Akinyemi Akinlabi, on their birthday anniversary. This is contained in a statement signed by his Special Adviser on Media, Akeem Abas, and made available to newsmen on Sunday in Ibadan. While Adewusi is a former Postmaster-General of Nigeria and former Commissioner for Finance in Lagos State, Akinlabi is a former Chairman of Ibarapa Central Local Government and the Olukotun of Iberekodoland. Senator Alli in his congratulatory message, extolled the virtues and contributions of the celebrants to the party and…

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A Chieftain of People’s Democratic Party(PDP) in Iseyin Local Government, Area of Oyo State, Alhaji Waheed Shittu Owonikoko has appealed to other zones to allow an indigene of Oke-Ogun zone occupies the governorship’s seat come 2027 political dispensation. Alhaji Owonikoko who was in 1987, the President, Oke-Ogun Youth Movement made this appeal while in an exclusive interaction with acrossnigerianews.com The PDP Chieftain maintained that the zone with ten(10) local governments and 60 percent landmass, has credible people who can perform excellently well if the privilege is given to the zone. He added that, Oke-Ogun remains the noble area with numerous,…

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Hon. Kola Olabiyi, the Chief Financial Officer(CFO), Power Company Limited of Nigeria and former member of the Federal House of Representatives, has extended his warmest felicitations to a Lecturer , Professor Luqman Oyekunle Oyewobi in the School of Environmental Technology, Federal University of Technology Minna, Niger State on his latest attainment of professorship. Okaka-born Political Icon expressed his congratulations to his kinsman, in a statement issued and made available to acrossnigerianews.com Hon. Olabiyi described Oyewobi’s attainment of more feathers to his cap, as a feat which feasibility was consequent upon his uncommon determination, courage and resolve to attain success. He…

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Alhaja Seliat Raji, a sister to renowned legal luminary, Alhaji Ahmed Raji SAN has been kidnapped while the security guard was killed. Eyewitnesses who spoke to online news medium said the armed kidnappers arrived at the residence on a motorcycle but left the scene in their victim’s Lexus car. Ahmed Raji is the Founder/Principal at Ahmed Raji & Co.Alhaja Seliat Raji, a sister to Barrister Ahmed Raji, a senior lawyer and philanthropist, has been kidnapped, plunging Iseyin into panic amid renewed security threats in the community and its environs. The victim was abducted at her residence in Iseyin, Oyo state,…

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Hails Gov Mkainde For Setting Record in the Zonne HRM, Oba Soliu Oyemonla Azeez, the Sabiganna of Iganna Kingdom and Chairman, Traditional Council in Iwajowa Local Government, Area of Oyo State has expressed his heartfelt gratitude to President Bola Ahmed Tinubu on approval granted to reconstruct Iseyin-Okeho-Iganna road. Oba Agunloye 1V who equally appealed for federal presence in Iganna Kingdom. Iwajowa and Oke-Ogun as a whole, showed his appreciation while in an exclusive interaction with news men in his palace. Oba Ayefemiloye1 disclosed that he and the entire members of the community were happy while the news of approval to…

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On Tuesday, on the occasion of his 48th birthday, Honourabe Shina Peller, a well-known philanthropist and politician, decided to celebrate with a special group of individuals – the students of the Pacelli School For The Blind & Partially Sighted Children. For a decade now, Peller has made it a tradition to spend his birthday with the students of this school, bringing joy and inspiration to these young individuals who face unique challenges in their daily lives. As Honourabe Peller arrived the premises of the school, he was greeted with cheers and smiles from the students who were excited to spend…

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The newly elected Chairman, Iseyin Local Government, Area of Oyo State, Hon. Rasaq Fadiran has extended his heartfelt appreciation to people, following their massive turnout at Fidau Prayer of late Alhaji Muraina Raji Coker. The Fidau Prayer of late Islamic Icon held at Iseyin City Hall on Thursday, 16th My, 2024 with the presence of Creme De La Creme from near and distance. Hon. Fadiran showed gratitude to people in a statement signed and made available to acrossnigerianews.com The new Executive Chairman maintained that the massive turnout of people at Fidau Prayer of late Alhaji Muraina Raji Coker justified that…

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The Executive Assistant to Governor Seyi Makinde on Finance, Budget and Economic Planning Hon. Ghaffar Bello has disclosed that the giant strides of Governor Makinde’s 5th year in office is commendable. In a statement issued and signed in Ibadan, the Oyo State Capital, he hinted that the accelerated IGR and sustainable development of the state by the present administration is a huge success and blessing to the people of the State. The Executive Assistant said efforts were in top gear to renovate public schools across the State as education is one of the strong pillars of the State Government. He…

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In the heart of Oyo South Senatorial District, a beacon of hope shines brightly in the form of Senator Sharafadeen Alli. With an unwavering dedication to serving his constituents, Senator Alli has emerged a true embodiment of the OMOLUABI ethos, tirelessly working to uplift the lives of those he represents. One of Senator Alli’s most recent endeavours has been his concerted effort to bolster agricultural productivity within the district. Recognising the vital role of farming in the local economy, he spearheaded the distribution of fertilizers to farmers across the four agrarian local governments. This initiative not only promises to enhance…

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The Yoruba World Congress Worldwide (YWC) has penned a petition to President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, expressing concern over the prolonged delay in laying to rest the late Pa Michael Taiwo Akinkunmi, the revered designer of the Nigerian flag. In a direct appeal to Tinubu through an open letter, the group implored the president to step in and facilitate the burial of the deceased without any further delays. Engineer Adekunle Ogundana, the Vice President of YWC, signed the open letter on Sunday, a copy of which was obtained by DAILY POST. Akinkunmi, a native of Abeokuta in Ogun State but residing…

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