Archive for August, 2017

Osun Governor Remains One of Nigeria’s Best, Says Group

Wednesday, August 30th, 2017

Osun governor, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has been described as the best governor that continues to be a reference point of human capital development by the international community. A United States’ economic consultant made this assertion on Wednesday, August 24, 2017, while speaking on “Media and Diversity Reporting” organized by journalists in Lagos. “Osun and Lagos states remain the […]

Osun Govt. Sells Rams to Citizens From N45, 000

Wednesday, August 30th, 2017

The Osun Government on Monday unveiled the selling of rams at between N45,000 and N80,000 to citizens of the state ahead of the upcoming Eid-El-Kabir. The government plans to sell no less than 648 rams which had been fattened and vaccinated in the past two months to its citizens. Sola Omidiran, the managing director of […]

Osun at 26: Aregbesola Speaks Against Hate Speech

Wednesday, August 30th, 2017

Governor of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola  has called on Nigerians to condemn all forms or utterances and acts capable of disintegrating the country.       Governor Aregbesola spoke against the backdrop of hate speeches coming from different parts of the country, especially with regards to the notices to quit being served Nigerians by ethnic […]

Aregbesola Reinstates Five Sacked Officials of Osun College of Education

Monday, August 28th, 2017

Governor of Osun, Ogbeni  Rauf Aregbesola has recalled five officials of the Osun State College of Education, Ila Orangun, who were disengaged from the institution in 2015.     This was announced by the Provost of the institution, Prof. Isaac Oyewole, in a statement on Saturday by the Public Relations Officer of the school, Mr. […]

Osun@26: Aregbesola Urges Nigerians to Shun Acts Capable of Ripping The Nation Apart

Monday, August 28th, 2017

As Osun State celebrates its 26th anniversary on Sunday, Governor Rauf Aregbesola has urged Nigerians to eschew acts, capable of jeopardizing the corporate existence of the country.       He said that in the midst of hate speeches and threats of evacuation by ethnic groups and heightened political unrest across the geo-political zones, Nigerians […]

Eid-il-Kabir: Osun Announces Free Train For Holiday Makers From Lagos to Osogbo

Monday, August 28th, 2017

Few days to the festival, the Government of Osun on Sunday announced that it has concluded arrangements for 2017 eid-il-Kabir free train ride from Lagos to Osogbo.     The state government, through a statement signed by the Commissioner for Commerce, Industries and Cooperatives Hon. Ismail Adekunle Jayeoba-Alagbada, said the gesture is in furtherance of […]

Osun Govt. Investment Records High Turnover in Six Years.

Saturday, August 26th, 2017

Osun State Government owned investment agency, Osun State Investment Company Limited (OSICOL) has recorded over 700% turn over in the last six years. The investment fortune has grown from about 300million in 2011 to about 2.6billion in 2017. In the company’s balance sheet made available to newsmen in Osogbo revealed that the turn over represent […]

Osun Holds Prayers For Buhari

Saturday, August 26th, 2017

An inter-denominational prayer was held yesterday in Iwo, Osun State, for the speedy recovery of President Muhammadu Buhari.     The prayers featured Islamic, Christian and traditional clerics. It was held at the palace of the Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdul-Rasheed Adewale Akanbi. Personalities at the prayers included the President’s wife, Hajia Aisha Buhari, who […]

N-POWER Management Commends Community Project of Volunteers

Saturday, August 26th, 2017

A delegation from the Federal Government’s Social Investment Programme, N-POWER today paid a commendation visit to volunteers who organized remedial summer classes for pupils in SSS1 to SSS3 in Ilesa East Local Government area of the state of Osun.       Speaking during the visit, Mr. Afolabi Imoukhuede, Senior Special Assistant to the President […]

Aregbesola Commissions Justice Research Center

Thursday, August 24th, 2017

In a bid to enhance speedy administration of justice in Osun, Governor of the state, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola on Wednesday commissioned the Justice Research Center in Osogbo, just he says effective judicial system will aid economic growth.     The center situated in the premises of the State high court of justice complex, is equipped […]