Archive for March, 2018

Aregbesola To Don’s: Find Solutions To Nigeria’s Economic Problems

Thursday, March 22nd, 2018

Governor, State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has called on University scholars to involve in more research that would provide food and security to eradicate the economic crisis facing Nigeria. Aregbesola charged Nigerian Universities to embark on research capable of developing agriculture for food production and produce varieties of cattle to stop moving of herdsmen […]

Osun Govt Dismisses Report Of Attack On NYSC Corps Members

Monday, March 19th, 2018

-Says Hoodlums, not Students Attack School Where NYSC Members Were Serving The State government  of Osun has explained that hoodlums, and not students allegedly attacked the Osogbo High School where some members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) were serving in 2017, saying that at no time did students of the school attack any […]

“Aregbesola’s Education Policy Has Eradicated Cultists, Hooligans In Public Schools”

Monday, March 19th, 2018

The education re-classification policy of Governor Rauf Aregbesola has eradicated cult activities and hooliganism from its Elementary, Middle and High schools in the state of Osun. In a statement by the Commissioner for Education, Mr Kola Omotunde-Young, the state government said the policy which has since delivered 9 world class high schools each with capacity […]

NURTW Boss Lauds Aregbesola On Roads

Monday, March 19th, 2018

The Chairman of the National Union of Road Transport Workers in Olorunda Local Government, Mr. Amuda Jimoh has commended the state government on the construction of Osogbo to Ikirun/Ila-Odo dual-carriage way. He stated this in a chat with OsunDefender in Osogbo on Sunday. Mr Jimoh expressed gratitude to Governor Rauf Aregbesola for transforming roads which has aided […]

We Did Not Fund Osun Workers Drive Road Project – UNESCO

Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

The United Nations Education and Scientific Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) has said it did not contribute any fund to the repair of Olaiya-Ita Olokan Road, which leads to Osun Groove in Osogbo, the Osun State capital. This put to rest the controversy trailing the project.     Clarifying the claims that the international organisation contributed over […]

Workers Drive Will Boost Local Economy – Osun Residents

Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

Residents of the State of Osun have expressed their views as the state government under the leadership of Governor Rauf Aregbesola commissioned the reconstructed Osun Workers Drive road on Tuesday. The people of Osogbo, the state capital rejoiced over the new road which they say will contribute to economy of the area.     Osun […]

Osun Govt Demands Apology From Omisore Over Workers Drive Project Funding

Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

The State Government of Osun, on Monday, said the former deputy governor of the state, Senator Iyiola Omisore is not competent to rule the people of the state, saying that he has demonstrated lack of understanding on how government runs.     Besides, the government in a press released signed by the Commissioner for Information […]

Legislator Hails FG Over Fed. Projects In Osun

Monday, March 12th, 2018

A member of the Osun State House of Assembly representing Obokun State constituency, Honourable Olatunbosun Oyintiloye has said that the All Progressives Congress led government at the centre has been responsive given the demonstration of commitment to Federal Government projects in the state.     In a statement in Osogbo, capital of the  State of […]

Osun Speaker Advises Students To Shun Cultism

Monday, March 12th, 2018

The Speaker, State of Osun House of Assembly, Dr Najeem Salaam has advised students of Higher Institutions to shun violence, cultism and other vices.     Dr Salaam gave this advice during an excursion visit of Political Science and International Relation students of Osun State University (UNIOSUN) Okuku campus to the State House of Assembly […]

Aregbesola Has Done Well For Osun Workers – Osun NLC Chairman

Monday, March 12th, 2018

For recognising and appreciating the workforce in the State of Osun and christening a major road in the state capital, Osogbo, ‘Workers Drive’, the state chapter of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) has commended the state governor, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola for a job well done.         This commendation was made by the […]