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Osun: When The Language Of Development Is Empowerment

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

IMAGINE! Omisore flagged off his campaign here (Freedom Park) and he had the nerve to say Aregbesola hasn’t completed any project. If this place was not completed, how did it become available to him to have a campaign rally? Any way, we’ll soon change the name from Freedom Park to Nelson Mandela park”.Why Mandela, asked […]

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OPINION: OSUN PDP 2014 – A Repackage Of Garbage

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

I read the interview granted by Diran Odeyemi, the big megaphone for Senator Iyiola Omisore the other day. As I ran through his meandering, his slicing and spinning, his squirming and quacking through issues regarding his boss’ ambition to become governor by fire-and-by-force in Osun, it was not difficult for me to conclude that all […]

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Aregbesola’s Transformation Works In Osun Goes Global

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

International and award winning journalist and documentary filmmaker, Niyi Babade, has started a research and fact- finding documentary film on the State of Osun. The project which starts with a drama portraying the beginning of the state since creation and the transition to the present day Osun will take the production crew to the famous […]

Nigerians Must Protest Female Students’ Abduction – Aregbesola

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

Governor of Osun State, Rauf Aregbesola, has urged Nigerians to take to the streets to protest last week’s abduction of 234 girls from their hostel at Government Girl’s Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State. Aregbesola spoke on Tuesday at the presentation of a book “Giant of History (The making of our world)” authored by the Lagos […]

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REPORT: The Making Of New Osun

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

 After nearly four years of the Rauf Aregbesola administration, things are beginning to look up in Osun State and the people are happy. OGOCHUKWU IKEJE reports on what the government has done to give the state a new lease of life. The story of reinventing Osun State may well have started from poor and unflattering […]

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RAINY SEASON: Osun Is More Than Ready

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

The Government of the State of Osun on Friday began the  dredging of rivers and water ways  in all parts of the state to avert flood disaster as rainy season approaches. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the dredging was part of the state government’s efforts to protect the residents against flooding. Osogbo, Ikirun, Ikire,  […]

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OSSADEC Board Chairman Commends Aregbesola On Massive Efforts In Boosting Food Production In The State

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

The Chairman, Osun State Agricultural Development Corporation (OSSADEC), Engr. Solagbade Atanda Oladepo, has commended the administration of Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola over his continuous support to farmers in the state especially for granting Agricultural loan to them. He disclosed this at the first meeting of the Board members for the year 2014 which held at the […]

Aregbesola Praised For His Good Intention To Develop Osun

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

The present administration in the State of Osun, led by Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has been commended the support given to Osun Rural Access and Mobility Project O’RAMP. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Water Resources, Rural Development and Community Affairs who is also the Project Coordinator, (OSUN RAMP), Engr. Adelere Oriolowo, gave the commendation during a […]

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Revered Economist , Pat Utomi Recommends ‘Aregbe Times 20’, Endorses OSUN OMEAL

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

Professor Pat Utomi is an economist and a politician. He co-founded the Lagos Business School, now Pan African University.  In this interview, Utomi speaks on the on-going National Conference and the economy among other issues. One of the biggest issues in the country today is the National Conference.  We have optimists concerning the conference. We […]

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OPINION: Sambo The Rambo – Fola Ojo

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

In 1982 was an action powerhouse movie called RAMBO which starred Sylvester Stallone as a Vietnam veteran who used his advanced military techniques, machine guns and bare hands to fight off the entire police force of a few towns. RAMBO turned these towns into warfronts with his armaments. In Nigeria, there is now our own […]