Archive for June, 2018

Osun Ranked Second Lowest State in Unemployment, Inflation Rate

Monday, June 25th, 2018

The state of Osun has been ranked second lowest state in Nigeria in underemployment, unemployment and inflation rate. According to a report released by the Financial Derivatives Company tagged ‘How the States Performed in 2017’, Osun has 19.0 per cent underemployment and unemployment, and 16.37 per cent inflation rate to come second to Taraba which […]

Osun Performance in WASSCE Has improved, Says Commissioner

Monday, June 25th, 2018

What i offer to you therefore can be termed, Government Unusual – a Government totally committed to unlocking the latent potentials of our people These were the words Aregbesola used in his booklet, ‘MY PACT with the people of the state of osun,’ which contained his ‘’Six–Point Integral Action Plan’’ which was presented to the […]

Osun performance in WASSCE has improved, says commissioner

Monday, June 25th, 2018

The State of Osun Commissioner for Education, Mr. Wasiu Omotunde-Young, has said the performance of pupils in the West African Senior School Certificate Examination has improved by 284 per cent. Omotunde-Young said this at a press conference in Osogbo on Thursday. He said the state recorded just 15.68 per cent in WASSCE in 2010 just […]

AfDB To Support Aregbesola in Completing Airport, Other Projects

Friday, June 15th, 2018

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has offered support to Osun State Governor, Mr Rauf Aregbesola for the completion of some of his projects including the airport. This was revealed during a meeting between top officials of AfDB with Governor Aregbesola at the Government House in Osogbo as part of a one-day visit to Osun on an […]

Jonathan Government Exploited The Masses – Aregbesola

Friday, June 15th, 2018

Governor, State of  Osun,Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has taken a swipe at former President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration in respect to treatment of masses in Nigeria. Aregbesola in a series of tweets described Jonathan’s administration as one known for exploiting the masses while enriching selected few. On the other hand, the All Progressives Congress, APC, governor described […]

Aregbesola Didn’t Spend N4.6b on Trailer Parks

Friday, June 15th, 2018

The Osun State government has debunked claims that Governor Rauf Aregbesola spent N4.6 billion on four trailer parks across the state. A statement yesterday in Osogbo, the state capital, by the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Adelani Baderinwa, said: “It has come to the attention of the State Government of Osun, the false and unfounded […]

Aboderin’s death shocking, sad – Aregbesola

Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

Governor of the State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has described the death of the Chairman of Punch Nigeria Limited, Mr. Gbadebowale Aboderin, as shocking and very sad. In a statement by his Media Adviser, Mr. Sola Fasure, Aregbesola said the late Aboderin exited at a time he was most needed in the media and […]

Agency completes 368 micro-projects in Osun

Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

The Osun State Agency for Community and Social Development (CSDP) has competed 368 micro-projects across the state.       Its General Manager, Mrs Funmi Aderonke Abokede, broke the news during a training organised for CSDP desk officers from Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) as well as all the local government areas in the state […]

Final Batch Of UNIOSUN Students Graduate From Ukraine Medical University

Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

The final batch of Osun State University Students sent to Karazin Kharkiv National University, Kharkov, Ukraine by Governor Rauf Aregbesola’s administration in the State of Osun to complete their medical studies have graduated. The last batch comprising 31 students were said to have passed the 2018 Ukraine National Medical Final Exams (KROK 2) when the […]

Osun Curriculum: Blueprint To Acquire Skills And Knowledge

Monday, June 4th, 2018

Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun has changed the school curriculum from studying to acquire certificates to studying to acquire knowledge and skills. This is the basis of the educational reforms in the state. Before Aregbesola’s reform, students were studying mainly to obtain certificates rather than to acquire knowledge and skills. Students who once lacked access […]