After the August 9, 2014 gubernatorial election which was convincingly won by Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, the All Progressive Party (APC) candidate, the Returning Officer, Professor Bamitale Omole, in returning Ogbeni Aregbesola, said Aregbesola got 394,684 votes to win the election. His closest contestant was People’s Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Senator Iyiola Omisore, who polled 292,747 […]
The headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in the Staten of Osun has said it has distributed 993,459 (70.65 per cent) out of 1,406,147 permanent voters cards in the state. The State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Dr Adekunle Ogunmola, who was just deployed to the state, spoke on Friday at his maiden press briefing, […]
Reactions have continued to trail the reduction of the pump price of petroleum by the Federal Government from N97 to N87. Many Nigerians saw the N10 reduction as political, as it was meant to canvass support for the re-election of President Goodluck Jonathan, saying that it was not done with genuine intensions. Nigerians argued that […]
Government of the State of Osun has said it has no other option than to ensure that the issues of Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) is aggressively driven by all revenue generating agencies of government to cater for the dwindling federal allocation to the state. Chief of Staff to Governor Rauf Aregbesola, Mr Gboyega Oyetola, stated […]
WORRIED by the recent outbreak of Avian Influenza ( AI), otherwise known as bird flu in the country, the Osun State government has deployed the veterinary officers in the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security to the control posts in and around the state, with a view to checkmating the influx of the disease. The […]
Photos of the Governor State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola on the top of a vehicle acknowledging cheers from the broom wielding supporters of the All Progressives Congress APC, during the Presidential Campaign of General Muhammadu Buhari at Pavilion Central Ado-Ekiti on Saturday 24/01/2015.
Your vote is your voice! Pick up your PVC and if you have any issues doing that, reach the INEC office in your Local Government or the closest ward office. February 14 2015 is the date. Make your vote count!
The Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, for Osun State, Dr. Adekunle Ogunmola has charged religious leaders to actively pursue the success of the forthcoming general elections by preaching to their congregations to shun violence before, during and after the polls. The Osun State REC made the call weekend in Osogbo during an advocacy parley with religious […]
Come February 14th and 28th 2015, the people of Osun State will join the rest of Nigerians to cast their votes for the candidates of their choice for the National Assembly and State Houses of Assembly elections. Also on these dates, the Presidential and Governorship elections will hold respectively. In Osun State, the elections will […]
Osun State Election Petition Tribunal hearing the petition of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP’s candidate, Senator Iyiola Omisore, challenging the victory of Mr. Rauf Aregbesola of All Progressives Congress, APC in the August 9, 2014 governorship election on Friday adjourned for judgment. The adjournment came following the adoption of written address of the two parties by […]