Archive for October, 2014

Osun Govt To Partner World Bank On Education – Commissioner

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

The Deputy Governor of Osun, Mrs Titi Laoye-Tomori, said on Wednesday in Osogbo that the state would continue to work with the World Bank to facilitate development of basic education. Laoye-Tomori stated this when Dr Tunde Adekoya, a World Bank representative,, visited her to discuss the bank’s assistance to the state on basic education. She […]

Aregbesola Gives Keynote Address As Tambuwal, Juwah, State Governors Attend Africa Digital Forum

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Tambuwal, the Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Dr. Eugene Juwah and several state governors, will lead other government functionaries and technology stakeholders to this year’s Africa Digital Forum (ADF) and Africa Digital Awards (ADA). The events are slated to hold in Lagos on […]

PHOTO NEWS: OAU Muslim Law Students Gives Award Of Excellence In Public Service To Aregbesola

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Photos of the Governor State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola receiving an Award of Excellence in Public Service from the Nigerian Association of Muslim Law Students (NAMLAS), Obafemi Awolowo University, during the 6th Annual Alhaji Lateef ‘Femi Okunnu Lecture Series organized by NAMLAS, at OAU Conference Centre, Ile-Ife, recently

Obasanjo, Tambuwal, Tinubu, Others For Aregbesola’s Victory Lecture In Lagos

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo will chair a programme being organised to celebrate the victory of the governor of Osun State, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola on Sunday, 2nd November, 2014. The event, Victory Colloquium for Ogbeni Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola, with the theme, “Osun Election: A Pathway For Nigeria’s Democratic Growth” is being organised by the Gazelle […]

Osun Election Petition Tribunal Holds Pre-trial Conference Today

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Barring any hitch, the Osun State election petition tribunal adjudicating over complaints arising from the result of the August 9, 2014 governorship poll, will today begin pre-trial conference, Nigerian Tribune gathered. At the pre-trial conference, petitions filed by political parties and their prayers would be thoroughly examined and distilled to determine issues that will be […]

Ebola Can’t Kill The Spirit Of Osun Festival

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

• A devotee chats with an Ifa priest in the grove.  The blissful relationship between Osun goddess and the people of Osogbo has been celebrated for centuries unbroken. It is a bond deep in love, peace and procreation, second to none on planet earth. But like a thief in the night, Ebola virus crept into […]

How Osun Senators, Reps Are Giving Life To Constituency Projects

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

Federal lawmakers from Osun State at the National Assembly are collaborating with the State government to fund some developmental projects in the state. Reports show that they are pooling funds from their constituency projects together to build schools, dams and other projects as part of the dividends of democracy to their constituents. The lawmakers from […]

AIT Apologizes, Makes Retraction – ‘PDP Aspirant Gets More Valid Votes’

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

The management of DAAR Communications, owners of Africa Independent Television AIT, has apologized for a totally false story it published on its website claiming the Osun Election Petition Tribunal has declared the Peoples Democratic Party PDP Candidate Engr. Iyiola Omisore as winner of the August 9th Gubernatorial election which held in the state. The station […]

PHOTO NEWS: Commissioning Of Asuwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu Legislative Building

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

Photos of the Governor State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, Chairman Amuwo Odofin Local Government, Comrade Ayodele Adewale Special Adviser to Governor lagos State on Inter-Governmental Relation, during the Official Commissioning of The Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu Legislative Building (Freedom House) at Amuwo Odofin Local Government, Lagos State on Monday 27-10-2014.

Osun APC Gets New Exco

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Osun State has a new executive council. Gboyega Famodun, a former secretary, was elected chairman through consensus by party members in Osogbo, the state capital. Speaking at the inauguration, Governor Rauf Aregbesola urged the party leadership to ensure that the continuous lies and deception being spread by the Peoples […]