Archive for January, 2016

Osun Waste Management Agency Commends Residence On Environmental Exercise

Sunday, January 31st, 2016

The General Manager of Osun Waste Management Agency (OWMA), Alhaji Ganiyu Oyeladun, has commended people of the state for their cooperation during the month environmental exercise.     He said by making the environment clean, people were “creating wealth technically by upholding high hygiene”. He gave the commendation shortly after the monthly sanitation exercise on […]

Osun Monarchs Vindicate Aregbesola On Alleged Financial Mismanagement

Friday, January 29th, 2016

    … Advocate for Maximized Tax Revenues The traditional rulers in Osun have cleared the air on the lingering allegation of financial mismanagement, administrative ineptitude and recklessness leveled against the current administration of Governor Rauf Aregbesola by the members of the opposition. The royal fathers gave the vindication in their separate remarks while playing a […]

Photonews: National School Feeding Programme Team On Learning Visit To Osun State

Friday, January 29th, 2016

The governor of the state of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola played host to the team of the national feeding program on Thursday the 21st of January,2016  at the Governor office Secretariat, Abere. The team led by the programme manager, partnership for child development, Mrs Bimbola Adesanmi, said it had come on a learning visit to […]

Aregbesola’s Critics Would Soon Praise Him – OSIC Boss

Friday, January 29th, 2016

Osun State Investment Company’s managing director, Alhaji Bola Oyebamiji yesterday remarked that Aregbesola’s critics would later eulogize his intimidating achievements in the state at the end of the day. Oyebamiji, who made the remark in an interactive session with newsmen in Osogbo, charged the governor to disregard his political detractors who would want to get […]

Photonews: Aregbesola Meets Nigerian Society For Engineers Excos

Thursday, January 28th, 2016

Governor of the state of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola today met with executive members of the Nigerian Society of Engineers. Amongst the associations’s executive members who meet the governor include, President of Nigerian Society of Engineers, Engr. Otis Anyaeji, Past President Nigeria Society of Engineers, Engr. Ifedayo Akintunde, Chairman Nigeria Society of Engineers, Ibadan Branch, Engr.Bola […]

Osun to set up Commodity Board for Alternative Revenues

Thursday, January 28th, 2016

                         ……. Says “Cocoa Omoluabi” will be best grade from Nigeria  In the bid to increase Internally Generated Revenue in the state, the Governor of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has hinted of the coming Commodity Board that will ensure that Osun ranks among the […]

Tackling Unemployment, The Osun Example

Thursday, January 28th, 2016

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), not long ago, revealed that no fewer than 5.3 million youths are jobless in the country, while 1.8 million graduates enter the labour market every year. This figure, it is believed, is a conservative estimate of the actual number of unemployed youths in the country, going by previous statistics […]

Aregbesola to Fayose: PDP is dead

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016

The Governor of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, on Tuesday advised the Governor of  Ekiti, Dr. Ayodele Fayose to face the reality of the death of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as a party. ‎ Aregbesola said while he is not asking the governor to abandon the opposition PDP against his wish, he would only advise him to […]

Osun appoints billionaire oil baron, Folorunso Alakija, Chancellor of Osun varsity

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016

The Governor of the State of Osun, Rauf Aregbesola, has appointed the third richest woman of African descent in the world, Folorunso Alakija, as Chancellor of the Osun State University, Osogbo.     The governor, in a statement by his spokesperson, Semiu Okanlawon, said p‎ursuant to the provisions of clause 5(8) of the first schedule […]

Group Stages Peaceful March In Abuja In Support Of Aregbesola

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016

Members of Osun Professionals in FCT, a group in support of Gov. Rauf Aregbesola on Tuesday staged a peaceful march in support of the governor.     The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the group, led by its Pressident, Mr Yahaya Mojeed marched around Three Arms Zone and Central Area of Abuja. Speaking […]