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Photonews: Aregbesola Observes Eid Prayers Amidst Cheers From Muslim Faithfuls

Monday, June 26th, 2017

The governor, State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola, yesterday in osogbo joined Muslims from across the world to observe the Eid prayers that marks the end of the month of Ramadan. Ogbeni Aregbesola urged Muslims to maintain the values imbibed during the holy month as a way of life. he also called on Nigerians […]

Travel Guide: Five Places You Must Visit in Osun

Monday, June 26th, 2017

If your journey ever takes you to Osun state, the land of the living spring, here are five must-visit places. Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove A UNESCO world heritage site, the history-rich Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove is a place where attractions lie in abundance. The beautiful sculptures and the priceless surroundings draw thousands of tourists annually for the Osun-Osogbo Festival. Erin-Ijesha […]

Osun to Revive JETS Club in Schools

Monday, June 26th, 2017

The Osun Government has said it is ready to revive the Junior Engineers, Technicians and Scientists Club in all the public secondary schools in the state.   The Commissioner for Innovation, Science and Technology in the state, Mr. Oluremi Omowaye said this in an interview with our correspondent in Osogbo on Thursday. Omowaye said the current administration […]

We Need Prayers to Keep Nigeria One -Aregbesola

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

…Congratulates, Wants Muslims to Sustain Moral Standards After Ramadan     Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun on Saturday urged Muslims who just completed one month of fasting to pray for an urgent end to festering hate comments that are threatening the corporate existence of Nigeria. Aregbesola also urged them to sustain the advancement they attained […]

Let’s Collaborate to Avoid Road Crashes

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

Motorists and other road users have been admonished to put all hands on deck to ensure zero road accident during the forthcoming Sallah celebration.     Chairman, State of Osun Technical Committee on Road Safety, Professor Joseph Fawole gave the admonition today at the monthly meeting of the Committee held in Osogbo. Professor Joseph Fawole […]

Health Commissioner Flag-off Drug Abuse Control

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

The State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Rafiu Isamotu, will today (Friday 23rd June, 2017) flag-off this year’s United Nations Anti-Drug Abuse Campaign week in the State.     Venue is St. Charles High School, along Ilesa-road, Osogbo. This is contained in a press statement issued by the Commissioner in Osogbo. The statement urged all Executive Secretaries including […]

Eid-il-Fitr: Osun Offers 30th Edition of Free Train to Indigenes

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

The government of Osun on Wednesday announced the 30th edition of its free train service as it asked indigenes wishing to travel home to make use of the free train provided by the state government.     Thousands of Eid-il-fitr holiday makers are to benefit from the free train scheme as the government on Wednesdayannounced […]

Aregbesola Will Continue to Accord Traditional Institution Due Recognition – Bisi Odewumi

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

The newly appointed Special Adviser to the Governor on Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Honourable Bisi Odewumi said  the government of Ogbeni  Aregbesola will continue to accord traditional institution due respect.   Hon. Odewumi stated this when he paid a courtesy visit to the Orangun of Ila, Oba Abdul Wahaab Adedotun Bibire in his palace […]

Osun Has Done Everything to Make Osunwon Omoluabi an Acceptable Philosophy in Commerce

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

The attention of the Government of Osun has been drawn to a protest embarked upon by some market women at the secretariat Osogbo today. Their protest was ostensibly to press home their rejection of the use of the standard weight and measure (Osunwon Omoluabi) which the government introduced last year as part of the efforts […]

US Ambassador to Nigeria Endorses Osun OMEAL, Other Social Investment Programmes

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

…Passes vote of confidence in Aregbesola’s administration The United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Stuart Symington has applauded the state Government of Osun for its Social Investment Programmes, saying that is the major reason everybody is coming to Osun to learn about her programmes.     Mr. Symington declared this today when he paid a […]