Archive for February, 2014

Revamping Of Education Sector Has No Religious Motive, Aregbesola Insists

Friday, February 28th, 2014

AFTER enduring decades of poor and decrepit classrooms and the general lack of sundry appurtenances in their school, pupils of Baptist Elementary School, Ile-Ife and members of Ilare Community recently thronged the premises of the school to witness the commissioning of the once decrepit structure, now an ultra-modern facility courtesy of the Osun state government. […]

Ilesha Project To Ensure Osun Water Supply

Friday, February 28th, 2014

Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola, commended the Federal Government for its efforts towards providing ensuring sufficient water for the people in the region, particularly Ilesha town. Aregbesola made the commendation when the Minister of Water Resources, Sarah Reng Ochekpe, accompanied by the ministry’s technical officials, toured the Ilesha Dam after visiting him at the State […]

Osun First Lady Flags Off Oral Polio Immunisation

Friday, February 28th, 2014

Wife of the Governor of the State of Osun , Alhaja Sherifat Aregbesola will flag off today, a 4-day Oral Polio lmmunization exercise for infants between the age of 0 to 59 months. Venue is  Atelewo Health Centre at  Old  Panapana in Osogbo local Goverment Area. This information is contained in  a press Statement issued […]

OPINION: Why FG Took Over Schools in 1975 – Pa Fagbulu

Friday, February 28th, 2014

Dr. Amiel Fagbulu, 80, who was part of the Federal Government’s arrangement to take over schools in 1975 has said that the arrival of a new child should ordinarily be a thing of joy not only for the lucky parents but also for those around who love them and know the hazards and hardships of […]

PHOTO NEWS: Minister For Water Resources Visits Aregbesola

Friday, February 28th, 2014

Minister for Water Resources, Mrs Sarah Ochekpe, during a Courtesy Visit to the Governor in his Office, Osogbo, State of Osun last Thursday

National Directorate OF Employment (NDE) Team Visits Aregbesola

Thursday, February 27th, 2014

Photos from the Courtesy Visit of the Zonal Director South West, National Directorate of Employment (NDE) to the Governor in Osogbo on Tuesday

Osun Warns Students Against Improper Conduct

Thursday, February 27th, 2014

The Osun State Government has ordered the reopening of the Ansar Ud Deen High School, Osogbo, for full academic activities. The government gave the directive in a statement made available to newsmen in Osogbo. The statement, signed by the Permanent Secretary in the state’s Ministry of Education, Mr. Lawrence Oyeniran, said that the school should re-open […]

Osun Spends 14.8bn On Schools

Thursday, February 27th, 2014

Osun State Governor Mr. Rauf Aregbesola said his administration has expended N14.8 billion on the construction of new schools in the state. The governor made the disclosure while commissioning the Baptist Elementary Primary School, Ilare, Ile-Ife. He said the sum of N1.2 billion was spent on the purchase of books which were distributed to public […]

Osun To Involve Grassroots In Decision-Making

Thursday, February 27th, 2014

Osun State government has expressed its readiness to make people at the grassroots level actively contribute to the decision-making and development projects through Community Information Board (CIB). The Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji Moshood Adeoti, who doubles as Vice Chairman, State Planning Commission (SPC) made the remarks at a two-day training workshop on the […]

Osun, Lotus Capital Bag Deal Of The Year Award In Dubai Over Sukuk

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

Barely three days after the Governor of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola bagged the 2013 man of the Year of one of the leading national dailies, Daily Independent, another laurel has come the way of state as its innovative Islamic bond, Sukuk earned bagged the Islamic Financial News Deal of the Year Award in Dubai, United […]