Archive for February, 2014

Osun Nominates Akinrinade, Ex-Speaker, Four Others To National Conference

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

The state government of Osun has nominated a former Chief of General Staff during the military era and elder statesman Gen Alani Akinrinade, former Speaker of the House of Assembly in the State, Prof Mojeed Alabi and four others to represent the state at the national conference being organised by the Federal Government. Others on […]

Osun: Providing Credit To Women For Development

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

Markets play critical role in economic life of Nigerians, especially for those in the rural areas. This is why the Osun State government is constructing markets across the state for the people. The state has said the multi-million naira Ayegbaju International Market being constructed by the administration will soon be commissioned. Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola, […]

‘Aregbesola, A Success’

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

The Deputy Executive Secretary of Obokun Local Government Area of Osun State, Mr Ekundayo Adeniyi, has commended the state governor, Mr Rauf Aregbesola, for the development programmes he had been carrying out to transform the state. Ekundayo stated this at the recognition of Aregbesola as the 2013 man of the year, by the Daily Independent […]

PHOTO NEWS: Send Forth For State Director Of Security

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

Photos from the Send-forth Ceremony for the Outgoing SDS in Osogbo, State of Osun

Osun Receives White Paper On Truth Commission

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

Relief may have finally come the way of victims of political violence of 2007 governorship election in Osun State as the government has accepted the White Paper on the Truth and Reconciliation Commission set up by governor Rauf Aregbesola to look into cases of human right abuses during the administration of former governor Olagunsoye Oyinlola […]

Osun Completes 280 Micro Projects

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

No fewer than 280 gender sensitive and socially inclusive micro-projects have been successfully implemented and functional while 65 others are on-going by the Osun state Community Social Development Project {CSDP}. Osun state CSDP General Manager {GM},Mrs Funmi Abokede noted that the World Bank assisted project has the capacity to enhance rapid development of the country if […]

Osun Reopens High School

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

The Deputy Governor of the State of Osun,,Mrs Grace Titi Laoye Tomori after a careful review of the circumstances that surrounded the indefinite closure of A.D.S High School,Osogbo,has  lifted the ban and instructed  the  school to re-open immediately. This was contained in a press release signed by the Permanent Secretary,Ministry of Education,Mr Lawrence Oyeniran. According […]

OPINION: Ogbeni And His Policies – Facts And Fallacies

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

THE Vanguard newspaper editorial of Tuesday, 11 February 2014, page 18 Of Choristers, Hijab, Masquerades was an apparent attempt to put in perspective the disturbances that played up at the Baptist High School, Iwo in the State of Osun. The newspaper directed its searchlight on the causes of the disturbances, the role of stakeholders, including […]

Council Poll: Assembly Urges Commission To Be Transparent

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

The Osun House of Assembly has urged the state’s Independent Electoral Commission (OSIEC) to be transparent in the conduct of the forthcoming local government election this year. The council election, earlier scheduled to hold in March, is postponed because of the pending bill seeking to create additional 27 local governments. Mr. Kamil Oyedele, Chairman, House […]

Aregbesola Will Revitalize Technical Education

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

The Government of the State of Osun will revitalize technical and vocational education. The Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Technical and Vocational Education, Dr. (Mrs.) Nimonta Raji made the promise today while interacting with journalists in her office. Dr. Raji explained that, state of the art facilities will be provided in all the […]