Archive for April, 2018

Osun Assembly passes N179.2bn Appropriation Bill

Thursday, April 19th, 2018

The Osun State House of Assembly, Wednesday, passed the 2018 Appropriation bill of N179.2 billion. The passage of the budget followed a motion moved by the leader of the house, Mr. Timothy Owoeye and seconded by the Chairman, House Committee on Finance and Appropriation, Mr. Kamil Oyedele at the plenary in Osogbo.     The budget, as approved, […]

Osun scores high in human satisfaction index

Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Osun  has scored high in human satisfaction and happiness index, according to the 2017 Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS 5) report conducted by the National Bureau of Statistics.     The state Statistician-General, Prof. Alagbe Wasiu Gbolagade, who addressed reporters at the weekend in Osogbo, said the Bi-monthly of Central Pricing Reference System, when compared […]

Contributory Pension: Osun Releases Fresh N1.8bn For 3rd Batch

Thursday, April 19th, 2018

The state Government of Osun has released a sum of N1.8bn bond to retired workers under the Contributory Pension Scheme in the state. No fewer than 210 civil servants would receive their bond certificates which would be presented to them on Tuesday at the state Secretariat, Abere.     A press release from the Office […]

Community: Ede North Area Council Installs 500KVA Transformer To Community

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018

It was a colourful atmosphere during the weekend, as the Executive Secretary, Ede North Area Council of the State of Osun, Comrade Mikail Uthman installed a 500KVA transformer to Awere Community, Owode Ede.     The provision of the transformer followed the request by the community to the council boss after years of darkness in […]

Iwo West LCDA Embarks On Developmental Projects

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018

In its resolve to resuscitating the standard of living and the economic development of the people, Hon. Ezekiel Adedibu-led administration in Iwo West Local Council Development Area (LCDA), has embarked on series of developmental projects in the council. According to a statement by the Head of Social Development of the council, Mr John Adewuyi, the […]

Nigeria’s Future Is Bright, Says Aregbesola In Easter Message

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018

Osun Governor, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has urged Christians to live the ideals of Easter and emulate Jesus Christ. This message is contained in a statement made available to journalists on his behalf by his Media Adviser, Mr Sola Fasure, in Osogbo on Saturday.     “The ideal of Easter is love manifested in sacrifice. It […]