Archive for May, 2014

PHOTO NEWS: Governor Aregbesola Celebrates @ 57

Friday, May 30th, 2014

Photos of the Governor, State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola;  his wife, Sherifat  and others, during the 57th Birthday celebration of Governor Aregbesola,  at the Government house, Abere, Osogbo

World Bank, French Agency Offer U.S.$243 Million For Rural Roads In Four States

Friday, May 30th, 2014

The World Bank and the French Development Agency have offered $243 million in grants for construction, rehabilitation and maintenance of rural feeder roads in four Nigerian states. National Co-ordinator of Rural Access sans Mobility Project (RAMP), Ubandoma Ularamu, disclosed this at a three-day workshop on message development, review, testing and harmonisation on RAMP Communications, holding […]

REACTIONS: Governor Aregbesola’s Second Term Re-election Campaign In Ile-Ife

Friday, May 30th, 2014

Photos showing reactions of the people of the State of Osun at the Flag-Off campaign  for the Governor of the State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola ‘s re-election into office, at Government Technical College, Ile-Ife, State of Osun, yesterday,  Tuesday 27-05-2014

Osun Gov Tasks FG On Security

Friday, May 30th, 2014

The Federal Government has been advised to do the needful not only to ensure that the Chibok abducted girls are released, but also to ensure that there is maximum security in all the nooks and crannies of the country. Osun State governor, Ogbeni Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola, gave the advice while receiving members of the Nigeria Union […]

ELECTION 2014: All Eyes On INEC

Friday, May 30th, 2014

 The Independent National Electoral Commission as a critical institution of democracy cannot afford to fail again in its responsibility. A democratic election must not only be free and fair but also seen to be free and fair. And since an election involves political parties competing for votes, most elections become an intense battle fought with […]

REACTIONS: Aregbesola Kick-Starts Campaign In Ile-Ife

Thursday, May 29th, 2014

Reactions from the Flag-Off Campaign for Aregbesola’s 2nd Term in office,  at Technical College Ile – Ife on Tuesday 27-05-201

Osun Approves N108m For Plantain Mills

Thursday, May 29th, 2014

The Osun Government has approved over N108 million for the construction of three plantain mills to boost productivity, an official said on Wednesday in Osogbo. The Director of Produce, Ministry of Agriculture and Food Supply, Mr Joseph Adeniyi, told the News Agency of Nigeria that Gov. Rauf Aregbesola of Osun had given approval for establishment […]

Economic Depression Cause Of Security Challenge – Aregbesola

Thursday, May 29th, 2014

Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola, has said that the current security challenges the country is currently facing were a result of economic depression. Aregbesola made the assertion in Osogbo at the opening of a two-day capacity building training for security personnel organised by the Society for Peace Studies and Practice of African Studies, University of Ibadan. […]

I Emulate Awolowo, Says Aregbesola

Thursday, May 29th, 2014

Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola, has said that his guiding principles are patterned after one of his role models, Chief Obafemi Awolowo’s slogan of “Freedom for All and Life More Abundant.” He disclosed this at the dinner organised for Osun ‘One-Day Alternate Governor’, Master Habibllah Ayoola Ayodele. The governor stated that his guiding principle was […]

Aregbesola Assures Osun Workers Of Job Security

Thursday, May 29th, 2014

Osun State government yesterday, again, restated that Governor Rauf Aregbesola-led administration in the state, had no intention to sack or retrench workers despite the paucity of fund being witnessed across the nation. It insisted that it would rather embark on training and retraining of all categories of workers in its service. Deputy Governor and Commissioner […]