Archive for February, 2017

PHOTONEWS: A Day Osun Pensioner Stood With Ogbeni

Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

In recent times, there has been a deliberate attempt to heat up the policy in the state of Osun at every opportunity. It was therefore not surprising that pensioners in the state decided to speak with on voice and show solidarity to the government of the day. These pensioners came out en mass to stand […]

Lagos partners Osun on Calisthenics Training

Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

The Lagos State Government on Monday said its training of students and youths on fundamentals of calisthenics was being done in partnership with the Osun State Government.     The Deputy Governor, Dr Idiat Adebule, who spoke on the partnership while receiving a six-man delegation from Osun in her office at Alausa, said that the […]

Osun Assembly Commends Toogun on Fire Safety Matters

Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

State of Osun House of Assembly has commended Chairman, Special Committee on Fire Safety Matters, Hon. Oguntola Mudashiru Toogun for the zeal and commitment he puts into place while discharging his duty as both the chairman of Fire Safety Matters as well as Peaceful Coexistence between Fulani/ Bororo and Crop Farmers in the State.   […]

PHOTONEWS: The Dairy of a Governor

Monday, February 27th, 2017

The Executive governor of the state of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola is a man determined to push through the agenda of his government. This desire to leave a mark on the sands of time has been the driving force that has seen this hard worker take on tasks and projects that others have thought impossible to achieve. […]

World Bank Hails Osun for Project Monitoring

Monday, February 27th, 2017

The World Bank has commended the Osun State Government for ensuring that all projects of the agency are monitored and implemented properly. Task Team Leader, World Bank Abuja, Prof. Foluso Okunmadewa, gave the commendation in Osogbo at the mid-term review for YESSO/CSDP implementation in Osun State. According to him, the relationship between the bank and […]

No Place For Illegal, Unqualified Rehabilitation Homes in Osun -Govt

Monday, February 27th, 2017

The Government of Osun on Sunday warned against setting up of illegal healing and rehabilitation homes in any part of the state. Government’s statement came on the heels of the discovery of an illegal rehabilitation home along the Iwo-Osogbo Road, on Thursday.     The statement signed by the Director, Bureau of Communication and Strategy, […]

O’Uniform : 3000 Tailors, 5000 Market Women Benefit From Osun’s Unification Policy

Monday, February 27th, 2017

At least, 3,000 tailors and 5,000 market women have benefitted from the State of Osun uniform unification policy since it was introduced in 2012.     This was revealed by the manager of Omoluabi Garments Factory, Osogbo, Mr. Ayobami Fatai. He stated this whilst speaking with journalists over the weekend that Omoluabi Garment Factory is […]

PHOTONEWS: A Day at the Nike Art Gallery

Sunday, February 26th, 2017

No matter your disposition to art, a visit to the Nike art gallery and dye pits in Osogbo is bound to be a breathtaking experience. We took time to observe the beautiful process of tie and dye making. The amount of concentration, focus and creativity that goes into this craft is simply just amazing. Every […]

Osun Fact File: The Coat of Arms

Sunday, February 26th, 2017

The Government of Ogbeni Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola understands the need for people to know their identity. This shows where you are coming from and your rich heritage. It gives citizens a sense of value, lift their social psyche and motivates them to be patriotic and conduct themselves in a manner expected of worthy citizens The […]

Aregbesola: A Quintessential Education Revolutionist

Sunday, February 26th, 2017

WHEN Engineer Abdul Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola stormed Osun State to contest for the most exalted political position at the state level- governorship- most skeptics saw him as a jester. But within a short period of time, the Ibadan Polytechnic-trained Engineer through his political group- “Oranmiyan”- unleashed on the state the greatest political machinery which held […]