News

Osun collaborates With United Nations on Food Safety

Friday, April 28th, 2017

The State Government of Osun in collaboration with United Nations Industrial Development Organization UNIDO, will hold a sensitization workshop on Food Safety, today Friday April 28, 2017.   According to the release from the Office of the Governor, State of Osun, the campaign on Food Safety is targeted to protect lives and living conditions of […]

Saraki Visits Ede, Condoles With Adeleke’s Family

Friday, April 28th, 2017

Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki wants the family of the late former Governor of Osun state, Senator Isiaka Adeleke to accept his demise as the will of Almighty Allah, during a condolence visit to the family of the late senator, in Ede Monday evening, said Adeleke’s  sudden death was a great loss not to the […]

Arraignment of Ife Violence Suspects Postponed

Friday, April 28th, 2017

The arraignment of six suspects including Oba Ademola Ademulyi, Akeem Eluwole and four others arrested in connection with the clash between the Yoruba and Hausa community in Ile-Ife which was supposed to come up today, has been postponed. They suspects were expected to appear before Justice Kudirat Akano but the arraignment was postponed till tomorrow, […]

Real Reasons They Attacked Me at Adeleke’s Funeral -Aregbesola’s Aide, Babalola

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

An aide to Governor Rauf Aregbesola who was attacked at the burial of late Senator Isiaka Adeleke on Monday, Hon Idiat Babalola, on Tuesday said her attackers picked on her simply over unfounded rumours that she wants to be Deputy Governor after the current tenure of the governor.     Babalola, who was attacked shortly after […]

Osun Celebrates World Malaria Day

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

 The Governor of the State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola joined his counterparts in the Federation to celebrate this year’s World Malaria Day in Ejigbo Local Government yesterday (25th of April, 2017).   This was contained in a press release issued by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Health, Dr. Akinyinka Oluseyi Esho. Dr. Akinyinka Esho enjoined […]

Babalola Charges LCDAS’ HODS to Adhere to Service Rules

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

Heads of Departments in the Local Council Development Areas of the State have been admonished to discharge their duties in conformity with the rules and regulations of the service. The Chairman, Local Government Service Commission, Elder Peter Babalola gave this advice while declaring open a 3-day workshop on Financial and Administrative Management for Heads of […]

Osun Govt Concludes Dredging of 123km of Waterways, Canals

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

The Osun state government says it has completed the dredging of a combined 123km of waterways and canals in the state, in order to check incidences of flooding. An aide of State Governor Rauf Aregbesola, Mr. Bola Ilori, revealed that the state has made adequate preparation should the rain come pouring in large quantities like […]

Senator Adeleke’s Burial: Osun Govt Blames Opportunists For Attack on Babalola

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

The government of Osun has blamed political opportunists for the attack on one for its officials, Idiat Babalola, on Monday at the funeral rites of late Isiaka Adeleke in Ede.     The spokesperson for the government, Semiu Okanlawon said that the attack was an ugly way of honouring the memories of the personality of […]

Senator Isiaka Adeleke Finally Buried

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

The First Executive Governor of the State of Osun, and acting Senator Isiaka Adeleke who died yesterday has been laid to rest in his country home, Ede, Osun state.   Although according to Muslim rites he should have been buried yesterday but his body was sent to the LAUTECH teaching hospital for an autopsy. A […]

ERIN WO, AJANAKU SUN BI OKE, A TITAN IS GONE TRIBUTE TO SENATOR ISIAKA ADELEKE (JANUARY 1955 – APRIL 23, 2017)

Monday, April 24th, 2017

I received with deep shock but submission to the will of Allah (SWT) the news of the death of Senator Isiaka Adetunji Adeleke early this morning. He was 62 years. Senator Adeleke was the first civilian governor of the State of Osun elected on the platform of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), in the aborted […]