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Osun Celebrates Hijrah 1436…..Declares Monday Public Holiday

Sunday, October 26th, 2014

The Government of Osun on Saturday joined other Muslim faithful all over the world to celebrate the commencement of another Muslim year, Hijrah 1436. The governor of the state, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola at the Hijrah celebration tagged “Building an ideal Islamic home” at the Osogbo Township stadium, declared Monday a public holiday in the state […]

From right, Governor State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola;
representative of Ataoja of Osogboland, Chief Sulaimon Olanipekun;
President Osun Muslim
Community, Sheikh Salawudeen Olayiwola and Grand Imam of Osun, Sheikh
Musa Animashaun, during Hijrah 1436AH Celebration at Osogbo City
Stadium on Saturday 25/102014

PHOTO NEWS: Aregbesola Celebrates Hijirah With Muslim Faithfuls In Osun

Sunday, October 26th, 2014

The Governor State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola acknowledging celebrates with some students of Balogun Nursery/Primary School and many others at the Hijrah 1436AH Celebration at Osogbo City Stadium on Saturday 25/102014

Governor State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola watching the Pyrotechnics
and Fireworks Display to Herald the New Hijirah 1436AH at Nelson Mandela
Freedom Park, Osogbo, State of Osun on Friday 24-10-2014

PHOTO NEWS: Aregbesola Heralding New Hijrah 1436AH With Display Of Fireworks

Sunday, October 26th, 2014

Photos of the Governor State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola watching the Pyrotechnics and Fireworks Display to Herald the New Hijrah 1436AH at Nelson Mandela Freedom Park, Osogbo, State of Osun on Friday 24-10-2014

From right, Commissioner for Lands, Physical Planning and Urban
Development, Architect Muyiwa Ige; Governor State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf
Aregbesola; Ataoja of Osogboland, Oba Jimoh Olanipekun; a Community
Leader in Osogbo, Alhaji Gazali Owolabi; Former Chief of Defence
Staff, Lieutenant-General Alani Akinrinade and others, during the
Official Flag-Off and Model Unveiling for Oranmiyan New Town, at
proposed Polo ground, Osogbo, State of Osun on Thursday 23-10-2014

PHOTO NEWS: Gov Aregbesola Flags-Off Oranmiyan New Town

Sunday, October 26th, 2014

Photos of the Commissioner for Lands, Physical Planning and Urban Development, Architect Muyiwa Ige; Governor State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, Former Chief of Defence Staff, Lieutenant-General Alani Akinrinade and others, during the Official Flag-Off and Model Unveiling for Oranmiyan New Town, at proposed Polo ground, Osogbo, State of Osun on Thursday 23-10-2014

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Aregbesola Flags Off Oranmiyan New Town In Osogbo; Says Govt. Must Plan For The Future

Sunday, October 26th, 2014

In its continued bid to create an environment that will promote the healthy living and good life for the people, the governor of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola on Thursday evening flagged off the construction of Oranmiyan new town. The Oranmiyan new town which covers about 1,200 hectares of land is made up of seven neighbourhoods, […]

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Don’t Equate Jihad To Violence – Aregbesola.

Friday, October 24th, 2014

‎The Governor of the State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola on Thursday lamented the gross misunderstanding of Jihad to mean war or violence. The governor made this disclosure while delivering his lecture titled “Muslims’ response to insurgency threat in Nigeria” at the 6th annual Femi Lateef Okunnu lecture series, organised by the Nigeria Association of […]

Governor State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola (left) with Former
Federal Commissioner for Works and Housing, Alhaji Lateef Okunnu,
during the 6th Annual Alhaji Lateef 'Femi Okunnu Lecture Series
organized by Nigeria Association of Muslim Law Students (NAMLAS), at
Conference Centre, Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, on
Thursday 23-10-2014

PHOTO NEWS: Aregbesola Delivers 6th Femi Okunnu Annual Lecture At OAU Ile-Ife

Friday, October 24th, 2014

Photos of the Governor State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola; Former Federal Commissioner for Works and Housing, Alhaji Lateef Okunnu and Chairman of the Occasion, Professor Kehinde Yusuf, during the 6th Annual Alhaji Lateef ‘Femi Okunnu Lecture Series organized by Nigeria Association of Muslim Law Students (NAMLAS), at Conference Centre, Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, […]

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Governor Declares October 27 Public Holiday

Friday, October 24th, 2014

Governor of Osun State, Rauf Aregbesola has declared Monday, October 27th, as a public holiday to commemorate the Islamic New Year (Hijrah 1436). The announcement was made on Tuesday, October 21, by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Regional Integration and Special Duties, Adelowo Adewumi on behalf of the governor. A statement to that effect reads: […]

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Osun Seeks Neighbouring States’ Cooperation Over Security

Friday, October 24th, 2014

Osun State Governor, Mr. Rauf Aregbesola, has said each state in the country will enjoy enhanced security if the adjourning states  cooperate to tackle security problems. Aregbesola said this during a courtesy visit to him by the new Assistant Inspector General of Police in Zone 11, Mr. Ambrose Aisabor. Zone 11  comprises Osun, Oyo and […]

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BlackNBold Fashion House To Stage First Youth Expo In Osun State

Friday, October 24th, 2014

BlackNBold Fashion House has partnered with the State of Osun in taking another huge step towards Youth Empowerment and Development in Nigeria by creating the first ever skill acquisition and trade fair platform for youths in high schools, higher institutions, youth corpers and the unemployed in Osun state, Nigeria. Omoluabi Youth Art Culture and Fashion […]