Archive for July, 2014

COUNTDOWN: 9 Days To Go Until #OsunDecides

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

Download and Share our Countdown Posters. It is 9 days to the Day Osun Decides. Who will you be voting for?  Share with us on Facebook (Government of the State of Osun) or Twitter @stateofosun

MEMORABLE QUOTES: Amazing Moments With Aregbesola

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

People from every walk of life share their experiences and thoughts on the Governor of the State of Osun in Amazing and memorable Quotes. Share with your friends and give your thoughts and feedback on any of our platforms. Facebook (Government of the State of Osun) or Twitter @stateofosun

FEATURE: Enhancing The Face Of Governance

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

Governments across the states of the federation are increasingly enhancing public sector service delivery through the use of technology, writes Shola Oyeyipo That some governors are spending so much on residents’ identification scheme, being a major prerequisite for e-governance is understandable. This is because a well-coordinated identity management process would ensure availability of accurate data […]

Osun – ‘We’re Not Embarking On Any Demolition Exercise’

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

Osun State government has said that it has uncovered plans by some people, said to be going round major cities in the state marking buildings for demolition in a bid to incite the populace against the government. A statement signed by the state commissioner for information and strategy, Mr Sunday Akere and made available to […]

Osun Residents Defy SSS Gun Shot Threats As Masked Men Match Round State Capital

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

Heavy presence of men of the Directorate of State Security (DSS) is now in Osun ahead of the August governorship poll. However, the unusually heavy presence seems to have angered most residents who expressed anger at the open display of weapons without any signs of provocations by the residents. Residents claim they started noticing the […]

Farmers Get Debit Cards For Farming Inputs In Osun As Governor Says State Economy Thrives On Agric Production

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

State Government of Osun today rolled our debit cards to farmers in the state for direct and easy access to farming inputs, which include improved seedlings, pesticide and fertilisers. Governor Rauf Aregbesola commenced the debit cards distribution on Wednesday at the official launch of the Farmers’ Input and Credit Support Programme, at the Distribution Centre, […]

OPINION: Why Aregbesola Will Win The Osun Elections – Tunde Fagbenle

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

Just as Omisore is not a Fayose, so is Ogbeni not a Fayemi. And so it will be silly for anyone to interchange the Ekiti result with Osun.  On the 9th of August the State of Osun governorship election would hold. It is an election I have more than a passing interest in, for that […]

Osun: Time To Decide

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

The Governorship election of Osun has been heating up and with few more days to the polls, the people would speak and their future would be determined by the outcome. If votes are won by integrity, dedication to the people, good governance and utmost will to serve, then Aregbesola would defiantly win. Due to the outcome […]

Group Canvasses Support For Aregbesola’s Re-Election

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

Members of the Oranmiyan Support Group have declared readiness to continue to canvass the support of the citizenry for the re-election of Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State ahead of the August 9 governorship election in the state. The Coordinator, Mr. Ayo Akinola, who said the group, consists of intellectuals and professionals of Osun State […]

MOVIE: Aregbesola’s Life Story Hits Cinemas

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

A movie on the true life story of Governor Rauf Aregbesola will be unveiled Thursday, July 31, 2014, at Ilesa, Osun State. The movie titled: “Adesoji,” is an inspirational grass to grace story that captures the life of Ogbeni Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola. Starring nollywood notables of the Yoruba genre, like Lere Paimo, Kareem Adepoju, Bukky […]