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Osun Pensioners Pleads With Ag. President Osinbajo To Release 2nd Tranche of Paris Refund

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017

Pensioners under the aegis of ‘Forum of 2011/2012 retired public servants of Osun state” led by their chairman Ilesanmi Omoniyi today pleaded with the acting President, Yemi Osinbajo through governor of the state of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, to release the second tranche of the Paris Loan refund so their pending gratuities and pensions arrears can […]

Aregbesola @60: CAN Leadership Hails Osun’s Infrastructure Revolution

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

..rates roads, schools, others of high standards The Bishop of Osun Anglican Diocese, Reverend James Popoola has described the Governor of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola as the first harbinger of massive infrastructure development in the state.     The Bishop, who spoke at the interdenominational christian prayer session organised by Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Osun […]

Inquest: We Can’t Wait For Those Who Shunned Summon Intentionally -Coroner

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

  …Adjourns for final findings The Coroner Inquest set up by Osun State Governor, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola to look into the sudden death of the first civilian Governor of the State, late Senator Isiaka Adeleke has adjourned its sitting to May 29 for presentation of findings.     The Coroner in charge, Chief Magistrate Olusegun […]

Photonews: Ogbeni Walks With Thousands Of People To Mark 60th Birthday

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

As part of activities lined up to mark his 60th birthday celebrations, Governor of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola led a fitness and health walk on the streets of Osogbo the state capital early Saturday morning. In attendance were the deputy governor, Otunba Grace Titi Laoye-Tomori, chief of staff, Alhaji Gboyega Oyetola, the deputy speaker of […]

Aregbesola’s Birthday Celebration Not Funded by State

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

Some of the friends and political associates of Governor Rauf Aregbesola have stated that the governor’s 60th birthday anniversary would be funded by the committee of friends and political associayes of Mr Governor and not the State of Osun.     While addressing journalists at the Press Conference marking the kick off of activities of […]

Our Acceptance, Popularity Continues to Soar Despite Challenges- Aregbesola

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

The Governor of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has restated that despite current economic challenges, his administration has maintained its popularity, love and acceptability from the citizenry.     He said this has been demonstrated by the number of people who usually troop out to receive and cheer him whenever he has cause to mingle with […]

Ogbeni @ 60: The Power of Conviction

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

Early in the life of his administration, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola brought up a video for those he believed were going to play critical roles in the implementation of his development agenda. It was a video on Bogota, the once decrepit, dreaded slummy province of Columbia. It was a story of tearing down and building up […]

Photonews: SouthWest Governors, Others Pay Respect to Late Adebayo

Saturday, May 20th, 2017

Eminent Nigerians including Southwest Governors and the Senate President, Bukola Saraki on Thursday at House of Chief, Parliament Building, Agodi Ibadan, capital of Oyo State to witness the lying-in-state of the former Governor of the old Western State, Major General Robert Adeyinka Adebayo. The lying-in-state marked the kick off funeral ceremony of the nationalist and […]

Coroner’s inquest: Nurse Lied Over Drugs he Gave Adeleke – Police Forensic Expert

Saturday, May 20th, 2017

The coroner inquest into the death of the Late Senator Isiaka Adeleke sitting in Osogbo was on Friday told that the Nurse who treated the former Governor of Osun was economical with the truth about the quantity of drugs and how it was administered on the deceased before his death. This was even as the […]

Adeleke: Police Toxicology Report Rules Out Poisoning

Saturday, May 20th, 2017

A toxicology test carried out by the Nigerian Police has ruled out the possibility of poisoning in the death of late Senator Isiaka Adetunji Adeleke.     This was made known following the testimony of SP Moses Eleta who took the stand for the second time at the inquest Friday morning. Eleta reading sections of […]