Archive for October, 2017

YESSO Scores Osun High on Social Protection Policy

Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

The Federal Operation Coordinating Unit (FOCU) of the Youth Employment and Social Support Operation (YESSO) has for the umpteenth time commended Osun State Operation Coordinating Unit (SOCU) for not relenting in keeping the success story flag of YESSO flying always.       FOCU stated this through Mr. Alaefule Uche at the Step-down Training of […]

HOS Advises Education Stakeholders to Support Educational Drive

Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

Education stakeholders in the State of Osun have been admonished to cooperate with the administration of Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola in its efforts to deliver qualitative education to students in the State. The new Head of Service, Dr. Olowogboyega Oyebade gave the admonition at St .Mark’s High School, Osogbo while flagging off, “Osun Education Drive Scheme”, […]

Osun Assembly Pledges Support For OSIEC

Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

The State of Osun House of Assembly has pledged its support for the State Independent Electoral Commission (OSIEC) in the forthcoming Local Government Election in the state. The Chairman, House Committee on Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Hon. Wasseu Adebayo stated this during an interactive session with the commission at the State Assembly Complex, Osogbo. […]

Osun Local Govt. Election to Hold January 27

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

The Osun State Independent Electoral Commission (OSIEC), has scheduled January 27, 2018 as date for the conduct of Local Government elections in the state.   The announcement was made by the commission’s Chairman, Otunba Segun Oladitan following the agreement of stakeholders who were present at the Secretariat of OSIEC in Osogbo.   Details later…..  

Opposition Party Commends Aregbesola’s Progressive Leadership Style in Osun

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

The Osun State Chapter of Hope Democratic Party (HDP) has commended Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, the governor of Osun state, describing him as a progressive, detribalized and peace loving leader. HDP therefore expressed her party’s support for the leadership style of Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State. Osun HDP said the method of governance of Ogbeni […]

Aregbesola Appoints Gboyega Oyebade New Osun HoS

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

The State Government of Osun has announced the appointment of Dr Festus Gboyega Oyebade as the Head of Service. In a release made available to the public by the Media Adviser to the Governor, Mr Sola Fasure, Dr Oyebade takes over from Mr Sunday Olayinka Owoeye, who retired Monday October 16, 2017. According to the […]

Osun Government to Start Sensitization on Emission Control

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

The Government of the State of Osun will soon begin the massive sensitization on the adverse effects of emission of dangerous gases into the atmosphere.     This was stated in Osogbo today by the State Commission for Environment and Sanitation, Mr Idowu  Korede, who  was represented by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry, Dr […]

No Outbreak Of Disease In Osun, Says Govt

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

The State Government of Osun has said there is no outbreak of any disease of any kind in the State. A press release signed by the State Commissioner of Information, Mr. Adelani Baderinwa urged the general public to discountenance any rumor of sort. Baderinwa said, “The government of the State of Osun denied the rumour that […]

WAEC Commends Osun For Prompt Payment Of Examination Fee

Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

The West African Examination Council (WAEC) on Monday commended the Osun government for the prompt payment of the 2017 West Africa Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (WASSCE) fee of its public secondary school students.     The body gave the commendation at the 2017 WAEC Committee Meeting held with the Osun Commissioner for Education, Mr Kola […]

Olukoyi Calls for Promotion of Traditional Festivals

Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

A prominent traditional ruler in Osun, the Olukoyi of Ikoyi land in Isokan South Local Council Development Council Area, Oba Yisau Bantale has called on government at all level as well as stakeholders on culture and tradition to demonstrate their unflinching and unalloyed support to the annual “Osun-Ikoyi Festival” of the ancient town and other […]