Archive for June, 2017

Information Commissioner Urges Veteran Journalists to be More Professional

Friday, June 30th, 2017

 The Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Adelani Baderinwa has called on the League of Veteran Journalists in the State of Osun to use their wealth of experience and wisdom to better the journalism profession particularly among the up and coming professionals in the State. The Commissioner made the call while receiving the veterans who paid […]

Agric Commissioner Assures Women Farmers of Optimal Benefits

Friday, June 30th, 2017

The Commissioner for Agriculture and Food Security in the State of Osun, Hon. Kunle Ige has assured women farmers in the State that they would be carried along in all agricultural programme and policy to benefit optimally from government support in agriculture.     Hon. Ige gave this assurance while play host to Association Of Small Scale Women Farmers, […]

Be Conscious of Fire – Aregbesola Urges Hospital Owners

Friday, June 30th, 2017

The cost and efforts of building empire is enormous and tasking that is why the present administration under Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola is doing everything possible to curtail any circumstance that can lead to disaster in the State hence the setting up of the Committee on Fire Safety Matters and others for the purpose of enlightening the […]

Photonews: Aregbesola Observes Eid Prayers Amidst Cheers From Muslim Faithfuls

Monday, June 26th, 2017

The governor, State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola, yesterday in osogbo joined Muslims from across the world to observe the Eid prayers that marks the end of the month of Ramadan. Ogbeni Aregbesola urged Muslims to maintain the values imbibed during the holy month as a way of life. he also called on Nigerians […]

Travel Guide: Five Places You Must Visit in Osun

Monday, June 26th, 2017

If your journey ever takes you to Osun state, the land of the living spring, here are five must-visit places. Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove A UNESCO world heritage site, the history-rich Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove is a place where attractions lie in abundance. The beautiful sculptures and the priceless surroundings draw thousands of tourists annually for the Osun-Osogbo Festival. Erin-Ijesha […]

Osun to Revive JETS Club in Schools

Monday, June 26th, 2017

The Osun Government has said it is ready to revive the Junior Engineers, Technicians and Scientists Club in all the public secondary schools in the state.   The Commissioner for Innovation, Science and Technology in the state, Mr. Oluremi Omowaye said this in an interview with our correspondent in Osogbo on Thursday. Omowaye said the current administration […]

We Need Prayers to Keep Nigeria One -Aregbesola

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

…Congratulates, Wants Muslims to Sustain Moral Standards After Ramadan     Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun on Saturday urged Muslims who just completed one month of fasting to pray for an urgent end to festering hate comments that are threatening the corporate existence of Nigeria. Aregbesola also urged them to sustain the advancement they attained […]

Let’s Collaborate to Avoid Road Crashes

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

Motorists and other road users have been admonished to put all hands on deck to ensure zero road accident during the forthcoming Sallah celebration.     Chairman, State of Osun Technical Committee on Road Safety, Professor Joseph Fawole gave the admonition today at the monthly meeting of the Committee held in Osogbo. Professor Joseph Fawole […]

Health Commissioner Flag-off Drug Abuse Control

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

The State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Rafiu Isamotu, will today (Friday 23rd June, 2017) flag-off this year’s United Nations Anti-Drug Abuse Campaign week in the State.     Venue is St. Charles High School, along Ilesa-road, Osogbo. This is contained in a press statement issued by the Commissioner in Osogbo. The statement urged all Executive Secretaries including […]

Eid-il-Fitr: Osun Offers 30th Edition of Free Train to Indigenes

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

The government of Osun on Wednesday announced the 30th edition of its free train service as it asked indigenes wishing to travel home to make use of the free train provided by the state government.     Thousands of Eid-il-fitr holiday makers are to benefit from the free train scheme as the government on Wednesdayannounced […]