Archive for December, 2016

Remove Strange Gods From Palaces, Osun Monarch Tells Traditional Rulers

Saturday, December 31st, 2016

The Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdulrasheed Akanbi, has described the palaces of monarchs as a temple of God and somewhere only supreme God should be worshipped. Oba Akanbi made the disclosure when he visited one of the leaders of Quadiriyah Islamic Movement of Yoruba land, Alhaji Muhammed Imran-Adio, at Imoru Compound, Iwo in Osun State. […]

Aregbesola Tasks Health Practitioners on Professionalism, Sacrifice and Quality Delivery

Saturday, December 31st, 2016

The Governor of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has charged medical practitioners on the need to always prioritise the safety of lives above other considerations while discharging their duties. He said healthcare givers must, as a matter of necessity, see the need for them to constantly establish personal/professional sacrifices, standard and quality healthcare delivery in all […]

Praises For Aregbesola

Saturday, December 31st, 2016

An  Islamic organisation in Nigeria, Jama’at Ta’awunil Muslimeen, has lauded Osun State Governor Rauf Aregbesola for his achievements in the last six years.       Speaking at the group’s yearly conference in Iwo, the Founder and National President, of the organization, Sheik Daood Molasan, said that the Aregbesola administration has demonstrated good faith with […]

Aregbesola Grants Amnesty To Four Death-Row Inmates

Friday, December 30th, 2016

Osun State Governor Rauf Aregbesola yesterday granted amnesty to four death-row prison inmates in three Southwest prisons.     Director of Public Prosecutions and Secretary to the State Advisory Council on Prerogative of Mercy Pomade Adeniji announced this in a statement in Osogbo. He said the governor’s gesture was in commemoration of the New Year […]

Workers Resume After Christmas Holidays In Osun

Friday, December 30th, 2016

Workers in Osun on Wednesday returned to work after observing Monday and Tuesday as public holidays to celebrate Christmas and Boxing Day.     The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that civil servants had reported at the state secretariat in Abere and seen carrying out their routine duties. NAN also reports that federal civil […]

200 Youths In Osun Get ICT Training

Friday, December 30th, 2016

Osun State Deputy Governor, Titi Laoye-Tomori, wants politicians and other well to do Nigerians to engage in youth empowerment programmes as a way of giving back to the society. Mrs Laoye-Tomori is of the opinion that the gesture would go a long way in reducing the level of unemployment and crime rate among Nigerian youths. […]

Be Close To God, Osun First Lady Tells Children

Tuesday, December 27th, 2016

The wife of the Osun State Governor, Mrs Sherifat Aregbesola, has ‎asked children to endeavour to be close to God Almighty especially at this period of Christmas. ‎Mrs Aregbesola made the appeal on Tuesday at the 2016 end of Year Christmas celebration and fanfare with the children held at the Government House Lawn in Osogbo […]

NYSC: Family Objects to Exhumation of Ifedolapo’s Corpse

Tuesday, December 27th, 2016

The family  of Ifedolapo Oladepo, a member of the National Youth Service Corps, who died during the orientation programme in Kano State, has said the exhumation plan by the panel investigating the death is not necessary. The father of the deceased, Mr. Wale Oladepo, said Ifedolapo, a first class graduate of Transport Management from the […]

Christmas: Osun Assembly urges love among Nigerians

Tuesday, December 27th, 2016

The Speaker of the Osun State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Najeem Salaam on Sunday urged Nigerians to always demonstrate love to one another especially during this Christmas celebration.     This was contained in a statement, signed by the Chairman, House Committee on Information and Strategy, Olatunbosun Oyintiloye in felicitation with Christians on the […]

Lecture Delivered by The Governor Rauf Aregbesola, at The 18th Annual National Convention of Jama’atu Ta’awunil Muslimeen Held at Iwo City Hall, Iwo.

Monday, December 26th, 2016

Protocols, TOWARDS AN INCLUSIVE GOOD YORUBA AND GOOD MUSLIMS Alhamdulillah ladhi lam yattakhidhuhu waladan wa lam yakun llahu shareekun fil mulk wa lam yakun llahu waliyyun mina dhulli wa kabbiruhu takbeerah. I thank the leadership and members of Jama’atu Ta’awunil Muslimeen for the kind invitation to be the guest lecturer at the association’s 18th annual national convention. […]