Archive for October, 2015

Osun Gets Micro-Grid Solar Power

Thursday, October 29th, 2015

As part of efforts to stem rural-urban migration, the Bank of Industry (BoI) has inaugurated a 24kilowatts (kw) micro-grid solar solution in two communities in Osun State. BoI Managing Director Mr. Rasheed Olaoluwa, said the project is in furtherance of the United Nations campaign for eco-friendly sources of energy. With this initiative, Osun is the […]

PHOTO NEWS: Osun Lecturers Sign MOU To Call Off Strike Action

Thursday, October 29th, 2015

Photos of the Chief of Staff to Osun Governor, Alhaji Gboyega Oyetola, the Chairman, Council of Academic Staff Unions of Osun State-owned Tertiary Institutions (CASUOSTI), Comrade Lasisi Ayanda  and other members of  (CASUOSTI), during the Signing of Memorandum of Understanding between Osun Government and CASUOSTI to call off strike, at Governor’s office, Abere, Osogbo, on Tuesday 27-10-2015.

Osun Tertiary Institution Lecturers Call Off Strike; Promise Cooperation

Thursday, October 29th, 2015

Academic Staff Unions of Osun Government-owned tertiary institutions have ended their industrial strike action. The strike was called off sequel to the meeting between state government and leadership of the unions where it was resolved that the current financial challenges from the dwindling Federal revenue account has affected payment of salaries and other critical areas […]

National Para-soccer Tourney: Kano, Osun Battle For Pride

Wednesday, October 28th, 2015

The defending champions, of the National Para-soccer Tournament, Kano Pillars, yesterday continued their winning streak at the on-going 3rd National Para-soccer Tournament in Abuja with a 5-3 defeat of the Katsina Spotlight in the semi-final to set up a final show-down against Osun State. Osun’s Prime Para-soccer Squad, who are the surprise package in the […]

Buhari, Govs, Hail New Ooni, Congratulate Aregbesola

Wednesday, October 28th, 2015

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday congratulated Prince Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi on his emergence as the 51st Ooni of Ife and successor to the late Oba Okunade Sijuwade. In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, the President rejoiced with Ogunwusi on his appointment as the Ooni by the kingmakers […]

No Attempt To Cut Workers’ Salaries – Osun Govt

Wednesday, October 28th, 2015

The Osun State government has debunked the insinuation that it would cut workers’ salaries in the process of keeping the state afloat in the face of its current economic challenges. In a statement by the director, Bureau of Communication and Strategy, Office of the Governor, Mr. Semiu Okanlawon, the government said while there is no […]

Ooni-Elect, Adeyeye Ogunwusi: His Story To The World And Most Importantly The People Of Ile-Ife

Wednesday, October 28th, 2015

  I have a story to tell the world and most importantly the people of Ile-Ife. About 40 years ago, I was born into the Giesi Ruling House, Ojaja Royal Compound in the ancient city of Ile-Ife. From birth, my life has been a journey; one that I embarked on, saddled with great conscientiousness when […]

Profile Of Osun Ministerial Nominee, Isaac Adewole

Wednesday, October 28th, 2015

Outgoing Vice Chancellor, University of Ibadan (UI) and one of the ministerial nominees of President Muhammadu Buhari, Professor Isaac Adewole, was on Tuesday, screened by the Nigerian Senate. Professor Isaac AdewoleWith a 32 years working experience as a physician working in Nigeria and 23 active years as a Clinical teacher in College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, […]

Osun APC Congratulates New Ooni Of Ife

Wednesday, October 28th, 2015

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Osun has congratulated the people of Ile Ife and the Yoruba nation in particular for the peaceful selection of a new Ooni of Ife. Adeyeye Ogunwusi, the Ojaja II, would succeed the departed Ooni, Oba Okunade Sijuwade, who joined his ancestors. ‎This is contained in a statement by Mr […]

Osun Assembly Constitutes Standing Committees

Wednesday, October 28th, 2015

Osun State House of Assembly has eventually constituted its 23 Standing Committee. The Speaker, Honourable Najeem Salaam named the committee at the plenary on Tuesday. The sixth Assembly was inaugurated on June 2, 2015 by Governor Rauf Aregbesola. Announcing the names of the committee members and chairmen, the speaker said all the committees were important […]