FEATURE: Fiscal Federalism – Now Or Never!

Wednesday, July 29th, 2015

The lesson to be learnt from the present predicament is unambiguous. This is that Nigeria has no choice but to return to the basis of the fiscal arrangements upon which a federal system rests. The arrangement was the basis upon which independence for a multi-ethnic society was negotiated and obtained. The unfortunate events of January, […]


Osun Petitioner Judge Fails To Appear Before Panel

Wednesday, July 29th, 2015

*Lawyer pleads for another chance The ad-hoc investigative committee set up by the Osun State House of Assembly to investigate the petition by a serving Judge in the state, Folahanmi Oloyede asking for the impeachment of Governor Rauf Aregbesola waited in vain today as the petitioner judge failed to appear as summoned. Rather, Oloyede sent […]

Governor State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola(middle); President,
Nigerian Library Association, Alhaji Ridwan Abdul-Salami(right) and
Secretary to Osun State Government, Alhaji Moshood Adeoti(left) during
the 53rd Annual General Meeting/National Conference of Nigerian
Library Association NLA tagged "Omoluabi 2015", at WOCDIF Event
Centre, Osogbo, on Tuesday 28/07/2015.

PHOTO NEWS: 53rd National Conference Of Nigerian Library Association

Wednesday, July 29th, 2015

Pictures of the Governor State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola and the President, Nigerian Library Association, and others  at the 53rd Annual General Meeting/National Conference of Nigerian Library Association NLA tagged “Omoluabi 2015″, at WOCDIF Event Centre, Osogbo, on Tuesday 28/07/2015.


OPINION: Unpaid Salary And The Conspiracy Against Osun

Wednesday, July 29th, 2015

Osun State is one of the 24 states currently contending with the challenge of unpaid workers’ wages. Obviously, the state’s workers are currently on an indefinite strike action over the issue. Consequently, things are a bit more complicated for the people and government of the state. Dealing with dwindling revenue, unpaid salaries and labour unrest […]


Osun Remains One Of The Best States In Nigeria – Aregbesola

Tuesday, July 28th, 2015

Osun State Governor, Mr. Rauf Aregbesola, has boasted that he presides over one of the best states in the country. A statement on Sunday by his media aide, Semiu Okanlawon, said despite claims by the opposition, poverty was not common in Osun. The governor was quoted to have said this at the 42nd Annual General […]


Osun Cocoa Association Lauds Aregbesola’s Agric Initiatives Distributes Chemicals

Tuesday, July 28th, 2015

The Cocoa Association of Nigeria, Osun state chapter in its bid to match up with other cocoa growing states in Nigeria, has commenced the distribution of chemicals to boost cocoa production millions of Naira across the state. The Association, in a release signed by its Deputy Chairman Board of Trustees and Zonal ‎Secretary Oyo/Osun zones, […]

RE: Aregbesola Deserves No Pity

Tuesday, July 28th, 2015

I had read many attacks on the personality of Ogbeni Aregbesola, policies and programmes of his administration especially since the period he and his state had been singled out by some opposition parties and their allies over the inability of half of the entire 36 States of the Federation to pay their workers salaries for varying months. These attacks […]


Justice Oloyede To Appear Before Petition Panel Today

Tuesday, July 28th, 2015

Justice Olamide Folahanmi Oleyede, a serving judge of Osun State will this morning appear before the investigative panel constituted to probe the petition she wrote accusing Governor Rauf Aregbesola and her deputy, Mrs. Titilaoye Tomori of impropriety. Following her petition, the state House of Assembly had constituted a seven-man panel to look into the allegations […]


Aregbesola Commiserates With Salau Family

Tuesday, July 28th, 2015

The Governor of Osun State, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has extended his condolences to the family former Vice Chancellor of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Prof Akinola Muritala Salau who died at the age of 67. A statement by the Director of the Bureau of Communication and Strategy, Office of the Governor, Mr. Semiu Okanlawon, […]


Osun Airport To Be Used For Aircraft Maintenance – Aregbesola

Monday, July 27th, 2015

Gov. Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State has said the proposed airport at Ido-Osun in Egbedore Local Government Area of the state will be developed into an aircraft maintenance hub. A statement issued in Osogbo on Sunday by Semiu Okanlawon, the Press Secretary to the governor, said Mr. Aregbesola spoke at a meeting with the Association […]