Archive for February, 2016

Osun Begins Campaign For Registration Of Business Premises

Monday, February 29th, 2016

To boost its Internally Generated Revenue, IGR, Osun State government, has commenced a campaign asking residents to register their business premises.       In the campaign rally held at some major markets across the state, acting chairman and chief executive officer of Osun Internal Revenue Service, Mr. Dayo Oyebanji, explained that the state government […]

Osun Speaker Charges Stakeholders, Scholars On Conflict Resolution

Monday, February 29th, 2016

Speaker, State of Osun House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Najeem Salaam has disclosed that effort to halt the negative effects  of industrial action was the motivation for the interventions of the parliament on the wage dispute between the state doctors and government, and the complaint of lecturers of the state tertiary institutions and their governing […]

Appeal To Your Members, Not Buhari – Osun Government Tells NMA

Monday, February 29th, 2016

The Governor of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, on Friday described as misplaced the call made by the Nigerian Medical Association to President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) over the abandonment of duty posts embarked upon by some of its Osun State branch members.       NMA had on Thursday issued a […]

Osun bank robbery: Police seek legal advice over loot

Monday, February 29th, 2016

The Osun State Police Command may have written to the judiciary in the state seeking legal advice on which bank should get the N7, 486, 300 recovered from robbers who attacked three banks in Ikirun should be returned to.     Sources told our correspondent on Friday that the police was seeking advice from the […]

Screening Exercise: Osun Uncovers 71 Ghost Workers

Monday, February 29th, 2016

No fewer than 71 ghost workers have been discovered by the Osun State government during the last staff auditing exercise carried out to screen civil servants in the state.       The ghost workers were discovered among agencies of government and secondary schools in the state. This disclosure was made in a statement in […]

Osun Assembly Charges NDLEA To Do More On Eradicating Drug Abuse

Thursday, February 25th, 2016

A team of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency led by Assistant State Commandant Operation, Dzer Julius, paid a courtesy visit to the Osun State House of Assembly. The team also proposed a bill that will enable Drug Education in public schools to the House.   The team in their presentation explained the reason why Drug […]

Osun govt. bans use of cell phones in public secondary schools

Thursday, February 25th, 2016

The Osun Government on Wednesday banned the use of cell phones and motorcycles by students in public secondary schools across the state.     The state’s Deputy Governor, Titilayo Laoye-Tomori, gave the order in Osogbo during the Education Stakeholders Meeting with representatives from five local government areas. Laoye-Tomori said the ban became imperative in order […]

Osun govt to sensitise business owners on tax payment

Thursday, February 25th, 2016

Osun State Government says it is working towards improving the level of voluntary compliance of people on tax payment and ensuring immediate and sustainable growth of the revenue base of the state.     Acting Chairman of the State Internal Revenue Service, Dayo Oyebanji, said this when the task force embarked on a road show […]

Vacancy: Osun Govt Calls For Application From Qualified Medical Doctors [How To Apply]

Thursday, February 25th, 2016

The government of the state of Osun has called for qualified medical doctors to apply for openings in the state civil service to replace medical personnel who abandoned their duty post five month ago.     The government through a statement released by the Head of Service, signed by the Permanent secretary, Festus Olajide, the state stated that, “On […]

Osun dismisses plans to replace striking doctors

Wednesday, February 24th, 2016

The Government of Osun yesterday described as a cock and bull tale, allegation by the Peoples Democratic Party that the Rauf Aregbesola administration was planning to replace doctors who had abandoned their duty posts with native doctors.     The government expressed pity for what it called the irredeemable abyss that the Peoples Democratic Party […]