Archive for March, 2016

HMB PS Kicks Off A – 2 Day Free Medical Treatment For The Elderly

Thursday, March 31st, 2016

The Permanent Secretary, Hospitals Management Board, Engr Olusegun Aduroja , yesterday kicked off A – 2 day free medical treatment for the elderly people aged 60 and above.  The programme was organised by the Department of Community Medicine, Ladoke  Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) Osogbo .         The Permanent Secretary, who made it known, implored […]

Schools To Proceed On 2nd Term Holiday On Friday 1st April, 2016

Thursday, March 31st, 2016

State Of Osun Ministry Of Education, Science and Technology has directed Public and Private Schools across the State to proceed on Second Term holiday of the 2015/2016 School Calendar on Friday 1st April, 2016.       This is contained in a Press release issued by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry Of Education, Science and Technology, Mr Festus Olajide. According to […]

Osun Governor Bags Award Of Outstanding Governor In Educational Revolution

Thursday, March 31st, 2016

The Governor of the State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has bagged the  award of  most outstanding governor in educational revolution in Nigeria.         The award was presented to the Governor ,who was represented by the Special Adviser on Federal Matters, Hon. Idiat Babalola  by the National Coalition for Peace and Mobilization at the International  Conference […]

Tinubu a true democrat, bridge-builder – Aregbesola

Wednesday, March 30th, 2016

The Governor of Osun state, Mr Rauf Aregbesola Tuesday described former Governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu as a true democrat and bridge-builder.         This was contained in a congratulatory statement message to Tinubu on the occasion of his 64th birthday which comes up yesterday.   In the statement signed […]

Aregbesola Seeks More Financial Allocation To States

Wednesday, March 30th, 2016

In order to cushion the effect of the harsh economic situation in the country, Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola, has called for the review of the current revenue sharing formula to push more resources to the states.       Aregbesola made the call during his presentation at the economic retreat organised by the National […]

Osun Muslim Pilgrims’ Board To Refund #11,500.00 To Each Of 2015 Hajj Pilgrims

Wednesday, March 30th, 2016

Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board, State of Osun ,has concluded arrangements to refund the sum of eleven thousand five hundred naira (#11,500.00) to each of the 2015 pilgrims . Osun State Amir -ul-Hajj,  Barrister Zikrullahi Olakunle Hassan made this known to the public while featuring on a special programme on OSBC radio 104.5fm. Barrister Hassan said […]

Aregbesola Charges New Akinla of Erin-ijesha To Pursue Accelerated Development

Monday, March 28th, 2016

The Governor of Osun state, Rauf Aregbesola  has charged the new Akinla of Erinjesha, Oriade local government area of the state , Oba Isaac Ayeni to work towards the development and progress of the town.         Aregbesola was speaking on Friday,  at the office presentation of staff of office and instruments of […]

Filling Stations, Banks And Multinationals To Pay Fire Safety Inspection Fee

Monday, March 28th, 2016

Filling Stations, banks and multinational companies in the state of Osun are now mandated to pay for Fire Safety Inspections, certification and other precautionary levies in line with national fire safety code.         This is contained in a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) jointly signed by the state chairman, Task Force on Revenue […]

Osun Monarch Pledges to Support Govt on Maximized Taxation

Monday, March 28th, 2016

The Governor, state of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has charged traditional rulers in the state on the need to consistently champion communal peace and promote unity among their subjects in their various domains.       Aregbesola also urged the monarchs to expedite actions capable of heralding genuine rapid development as well as foster peaceful […]

Perm. Sec. Local Government Charges Council Managers To Be Agents Of Development

Friday, March 25th, 2016

The Permanent Secretary Ministry of Local government, Chieftaincy, Water Resources, Rural and Community Affairs, Mr Muftau Oluwadare has charged Council Managers in the state to be agents of change in their duty posts. The Permanent Secretary gave this charge to day while holding a crucial meeting with the newly appointed Council Managers at the Ministry […]