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Ex-Senator leader, Folarin morns five Oyo councillors

Senator Teslim Folarin, a former Senate Leader (APC-Oyo Central Senatorial District), has condoled with the Oyo State Councillors’ Forum over the death of five of its members. – connectley.com

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Senator Teslim Folarin, a former Senate Leader (APC-Oyo Central Senatorial District), has condoled with the Oyo State Councillors’ Forum over the death of five of its members.

Folarin, who is currently the Chairman, Senate Committee on Local Content, in a condolence message on Tuesday in Ibadan expressed shock over the death of the councillors.

The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the forum had been hit with several tragedies in recent time, which has led to losing five of their members to the cold hands of death.

Among the deceased members were Hon. Rukayat Adejumobi from Itesiwaju Local Government and Hon. Oluyemi Muhammad from Ibadan South Local Council Development Area.

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Others were Hon. Oluwole Adesokan from Akinyele, Hon. Asimiyu Ajayi from Ido and Hon. Moruf Agbedo from Egbeda.

Folarin described the death of the local council legislators as an irreparable loss to the All Progressives Congress family, the constituencies they served during their lifetime and their immediate families.

He said: “I was shocked and saddened to hear about the tragic loss of some elected councillors on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State.

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“My heart aches for the forum, the progressive family, the constituencies they represented and the families they left behind.

“I convey my deep condolences to Oyo State Councillors’ Forum, Oyo ALGON, bereaved families, followers and our party, APC.”

The former Senate Leader said the contributions of the dead councillors to the upliftment of the downtrodden masses would be remembered forever.

He urged the Oyo APC leadership to take an advantage of the Holy month of Ramadan to organise special prayers for the departed souls and support the bereaved families.

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Folarin prayed to Almighty God to rest their souls in peace and give strength to all of them to overcome the unfathomable losses.

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ASUU reacts to parents’ proposal to pay N10,000 per session to end prolonged strike

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The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has stated that it will review the Appeal Court’s decision ordering the union to end its strike in order to decide its course of action.

Naija News 247 had reported that the appeal court on Friday ordered the union to return to work as earlier ordered by the National Industrial Court with immediate effect.

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ASUU President Professor Emmanuel Osodeke told reporters in response to the new court ruling that the union has not yet received the Appeal Court decision in its entirety.

He stated that after receiving the verdict, the union would review the paperwork with its attorneys and determine its course of action.

He said, “We have not received the ruling, when we get it, we will review it with our lawyer and then we can take the next step”.

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Naija News 247 recalls that the Federal Government, following its inability to reach a truce with the university lecturer, dragged ASUU to the National Industrial Court on September 11.

The court on September 24, ordered the striking lecturers to return to class while negotiation with the Federal Government continues.

Miffed by the ruling, the union headed to the appellate court to appeal the ruling.

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The Court of Appeal has ordered members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, to end their eight-month-long strike immediately.

The court, however, granted the application on the condition that the union follow the lower court’s ruling and immediately call off the strike, pending the outcome of the substantive suit.

Following the lower court’s ruling, the court gave ASUU seven days to file an appeal.

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Naija News 247 reports that the National Industrial Court, on Sept. 21, ordered ASUU to call off the strike.

The court gave the order following a notice filed by the Federal Government urging the lecturers to return to classrooms.

In his decision on the interlocutory injunction, the trial judge, Justice Polycarp Hamman, restrained ASUU from continuing with the strike until the Federal Government’s suit against ASUU was resolved.

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Miffed by the ruling, the union headed to the appellant court to appeal the ruling.

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President Muhammadu Buhari lays the 2023 Appropriation Bill before a joint session of the National Assembly on Friday.

Buhari entered the temporary chamber of the House of Representatives, venue of the ceremony at 10:07am.

Naija News 247 had reported that Senate Present, Ahmed Lawan, during plenary on Tuesday said Buhari will  present the N19.76tn budget to the parliament at a ceremony scheduled to commence at 10am.

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There is heavy presence of personnel from military, paramilitary and safety agencies on the premises.

Men of the Nigerian Army, Nigeria Police Force, Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, Department of State Services, Federal Road Safety Corps, Federal Fire Service and sergeants-at-arms were deployed for the special duty.

The security operatives have manned strategic points in and around the building, with stricter security checks on vehicles and persons entering the building.

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Select members of staff, essential service providers and journalists were issued tags to gain access into the premises.

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