Archive for March, 2017

Enhancing Teaching, Learning in Osun High Schools

Friday, March 31st, 2017

Rather than have rundown schools with decrepit facilities and unkempt pupils that may be predisposed towards hooliganism, indiscipline, truancy, among others, the Osun State Government seeks to have its high schools upgraded with state-of-art facilities occupied by well-behaved students, as exemplified during the commencement of academic activities at its new high schools. Funmi Ogundare reports […]

Ife Crisis: War is Bad, Civilized People Should Avoid Promotion of Conflicts – Aregbesola

Friday, March 31st, 2017

Governor Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State has said that civilized people should avoid destructive actions and promotion of conflicts.   Aregbesola speaking at the inauguration of a six-man commission of inquiry into the civil disturbances in Ile-Ife recently also said that war is bad and must be avoided by all means.   He went […]

Ooni Warns Against Politicization of Ife Clash

Friday, March 31st, 2017

The Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty Ooni Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja II has warned against alleged politicization of the tribal clash between Yoruba and Hausa indigenes in the ancient city.   He spoke during a condolence visit by leaders of Pan-Yoruba group, Afenifere, to him and victims of the crisis in the palace on Wednesday. […]

PHOTONEWS: Aregbesola Attends 9th Bola Ahmed Tinubu Colloquium

Thursday, March 30th, 2017

The Governor of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, on Tuesday described former Governor of Lagos State and a national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, as one rare breed of a pathfinder. Aregbesola, saluting Tinubu on the occasion of his 65th birthday (which comes up today Wednesday) said history has already recorded the former Governor […]

Justice For All in the Land of the Virtuous

Thursday, March 30th, 2017

The peace and serenity of Sabo, a section of this ancient city of Ile Ife was shattered when violence erupted among some hoodlums, leading regrettably to loss of lives and destruction of property. May the souls of the departed find eternal repose and may the peace of the Almighty God reign supreme in Osun and […]

Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu, a Man of Strong Legacies- State of Osun Assembly

Thursday, March 30th, 2017

State of Osun House of Assembly under the leadership of Rt.Honourable Najeem Salam has felicitated with the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu on the Celebration of his 65th birthday. In a statement signed by the Chairman, House Committee on Information and Strategy, Honourable Olatunbosun Oyintiloye, the Assembly described […]

In Defence of Aregbesola and the State of Osun by Azeez Olaitan

Thursday, March 30th, 2017

One of the reasons the conservative party won the UK elections in 2010 was their relentless attack against the then Labour Government on the issue of national debt. They labeled Labour party ‘reckless’ for plunging the country into more DEBT. They said the only language Labour understands is “Borrowing, borrowing and more borrowing”. The conservative […]

Tinubu Remains Pathfinder of a Rare Breed -Aregbesola

Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

The Governor of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, on Tuesday described former Governor of Lagos State and a national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, as one rare breed of a pathfinder.     Aregbesola, saluting Tinubu on the occasion of his 65th birthday (which comes up today Wednesday) said history has […]

I Will Complete All Ongoing Projects- Aregbesola

Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

Governor of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has stressed his commitment to complete all the ongoing project embark by his administration before the expiration of his tenure in November 2018. Speaking at a forum “A discourse on Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola in the polity of the state of Osun tagged “Enroute Rauf”, Aregbesola noted that the debt […]

Ife crisis: Afenifere Backs Aregbesola as Osun Raises Panel

Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

The Governor of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has called for the cooperation of security agencies in the process of unravelling those behind the March 8 mayhem in Ile-Ife. Aregbesola stated this on Monday in Osogbo shortly after inaugurating a five-man judicial commission of enquiry into the communal clash in Ile-Ife on March 8, where no […]