Archive for May, 2015

PHOTONEWS: Swearing-In Of President Muhammadu Buhari

Saturday, May 30th, 2015

From left -National Leader All Progressive Congress [APC], Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Governor State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, President and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, Former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and Former National Chiarman All Progressive Congress [APC], Chief Bisi Akande   During the Swearing-in/Inauguration Ceremony of Muhammadu Buhari as the President and Commander-in-Chief of […]

Supreme Court Dismisses Omisore’s Appeal As A Waste of Time

Friday, May 29th, 2015

    The Supreme Court in a unanimous decision dismissed the appeals file by Senator Iyiola Omisore and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) against the decision of the Court of Appeal, Akure Division, which affirmed the victory of Governor Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola as the winner of the August 9 Governorship election held in Osun State. […]

Osun Election: Supreme Court Upholds Aregbesola’s Victory

Thursday, May 28th, 2015

The Supreme Court has upheld the August 2014 election victory of Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola. The apex court also dismissed the appeal filed by Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Senator Iyiola Omisore challenging Aregbesola’s victory. A seven-man panel of the court, led by Justice John Fabiyi, held that Aregbesola was duly elected and was not […]


Wednesday, May 27th, 2015

AREGBESOLA IS ABOVE BOARD AND BEYOND REPROACH BY OLUMIDE LAWAL  There is nothing more difficult to carry out, not more doubtful of success, not more dangerous to handle, than to initiate a new order of things. For the reformer has enemies in all those who profit by the old order and only lukewarm defenders in […]

PHOTO NEWS: Aregbesola Commissions Bank Of Industry In Osun

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

From right, Governor State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola,  represented by his deputy, Mrs Titi Laoye-Tomori; Chief Executive Officer, Bank of Industry (BoI), Mr Rasheed Olaoluwa and FormerCommissioner for Commerce, Cooperatives and Industry, Mr Jayeoba Alagbada, during the Commissioning Ceremony of BoI Staff office in Osogbo, State of Osun on Monday 25-05-2015   Governor State of Osun, Ogbeni […]

Osun Worker Attempted Suicide: Family Denies Newspaper Report —-Says, It’s Unconnected With Unpaid Salary

Sunday, May 24th, 2015

  Family members of Mr. Femi Owolabi who reportedly attempted suicide in Ibokun, Obokun Local Government Area of Osun State have denied the report by the Punch Newspaper that the incident was in connection with unpaid salaries. They said the incident was a family affairs, just as they noted that the newspaper goofed by mentioning […]

Osun State Government Partners With NGO To Train Teachers

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

  The Government of Osun State, South-west Nigeria in partnership with a Non Governmental Organisation (NGO), Charles Bebeye Ndiomu Foundation, have setup an initiative to train school teachers for effective education in the state The trainees, who were 40 in number, were selected from different public junior secondary schools of the three Senatorial Districts across […]

Team Led by Osun Varsity Vice Chancellor Gets N900m Grant

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

The Canadian Government has given out a grant to a team led by Osun State University VC, to boost vegetable production. An international research team led by Prof. Clement Adebooye of the Osun State University has won $4.45m (about N900m) grant from the Canadian Government to boost indigenous vegetable production in Nigeria and Benin Republic. […]

PHOTO NEWS : Aregbesola Attends Dele Alake’s Son Wedding

Monday, May 18th, 2015

Governor State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola (right); Former Governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu (2nd right); The new couple, Mr and Mrs Olatunbosun Alake, Former National Chairman All Progressive Congress (APC),Chief Bisi Akande (5th right); Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun (4th left); Former Governor Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel (3rd left); Former Lagos State Commission for […]

Aregbesola Lauds Airtel’s Contributions To Job Creation

Sunday, May 17th, 2015

    The Governor of Osun State, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has commended leading telecommunications services provider, Airtel Nigeria, for its support to local content development, saying the telco is helping to power the State’s job creation drive. The Governor who was speaking at the RLG Product Discovery Day held at RLG Adulawo Technology City, an […]