2023: Aregbesola has openly declared war on Tinubu – APC youth leader

August 4, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, has been accused of openly declaring war on All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential flagbearer and former governor of Lagos state, Bola Tinubu. The Osun state APC chapter youth leader, Goke Akinwemimo, made the declaration on Wednesday night in Osogbo. According to him, Aregbesola and his supporters are working towards making the party lose the Read More

OsunDecides2022: Why Aregbesola did not vote – aide

July 16, 2022 Lateef Ibrahim, Osogbo 0

The media aide to the former governor of Osun state and Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, Sola Fasure, said the Minister did not vote because of restrictions on movement. When our correspondent visited the voting centre of Aregbesola in Ifofin ward 08, unit 01, Ilesa, Ilesa East, some voters said he may still come. Also, at his house in Ilesa, Read More

Osun guber: Osinbajo, Aregbesola shun APC mega rally

July 13, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and former Osun state governor, Rauf Aregbesola, were absent at the All Progressives Congress (APC), mega rally for the re-election of Osun state governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, held in Osogbo,Tuesday. The spokesperson of the rally committee, Funke Egbemode, Monday had earlier listed Osinbajo as one of the guests expected at the rally. But the Interior Minister was Read More

FAAC: ‘How Aregbesola’s N200bn loan landed Osun in -N375m allocation’

The Osun State Government’s fiscal receipts from the Federal Accounts and Allocation Committee ( FACC) got depleted last month following appropriate deductions by the federal government. At the end of the last FAAC meeting, the state got negative allocation of -N375million.  The negative allocation, it was learnt, was a major fallout of the N200 billion loan obtained by the Rauf Aregbesola Read More

Immigration: FG laments non-collection of 250,000 passports by Nigerians

March 3, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The federal government has decried non-collection of at least, 250,000 passports by applicants nationwide, even it warned against racketeering among the officers of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS). Speaking Thursday in Enugu, at the unveiling of the enhanced electronic passport facility and commissioning of the passport production centre, minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, said the federal government was working Read More

Osun APC crisis: Aregbesola slams Tinubu, Akande (VIDEO)

February 15, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The Minister of Interior and former Governor of Osun state, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has publicly slammed 2023 presidential aspirant, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu and former governor of Osun state, Bisi Akande. Speaking on Monday, in Ijebu Jesa area of Osun State while addressing members of the All Progressives Congress ahead of Saturday’s governorship primary election in the state, the former governor Read More

Jailbreaks: Shoot to kill, not to injure, Aregbesola tells NCoS operatives

January 18, 2022 Bayo Agboola 0

Minister of Interior Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, Monday, ordered officials of the Nigerian Correctional Service (NCoS) to shoot dead any attempt to attack prison facility. Ogbeni Aregbesola handed down the directive in Ibadan while addressing senior officers at the Agodi Custodial Centre of the NCoS during an official inspection tour of the facility. The minister pointed out that correctional facility should Read More

Aregbesola advocates terminal date to aid prison decongestion

December 6, 2021 Blueprint 0

The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, has advocated for inclusion of terminal dates in the administration of justice act for quick dispensation of justice in the country. He made the call Monday at the launch of the newly deployed virtual court rooms at the Kuje correctional centre, Abuja. The project which was fully funded by the UNDP, and supports from Read More