Posts Tagged ‘Aregbesola’

Aregbesola Attributes Flooding In Communities To Negative Human Activities

Saturday, September 17th, 2016

Gov. Rauf Aregbesola of Osun on Thursday in Osogbo attributed the recent flooding in the state to the negative impact of the people’s activities on the environment. Mr Semiu Okanlawon, the Media Aide to the Governor, said in a statement that the governor expressed the view during a tour of communities affected by flood recently. […]

Osun Flood: Government Promises To Clear Waterways Again

Thursday, September 15th, 2016

The Osun State government has promised to intensify efforts to ensure that waterways are clear to avert a recurrence of flooding that led to the death of one person and destruction of property.       Governor Rauf Aregbesola and his Deputy, Mrs Titilayo Tomori-Laoye, made the promise on Wednesday evening when they visited some of […]

Aregbesola, Deputy Visit Flood Affected Areas

Thursday, September 15th, 2016

Governor Rauf Aregbesola and his Deputy, Mrs Titilayo Tomori-Laoye, on Wednesday visited some of the flood affected areas ‎this evening to commiserate with the people. Speaking to journalists at the CAC, Oke Igbala, DCC headquarters Gbonmi Area in Osogbo, the state capital, Governor Aregbesola said his administration is deeply sorry for the loss of life […]

Osun at 25th: APC urges people to reflect

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016

Osun State All Progressives Congress has urged the people to reflect deeply about the state created about 25 years ago.     In a statement by its spokesperson, Kunle Oyatomi, in Osogbo, the state capital, the party called on indigenes to prepare for the 25th anniversary of its creation, which comes up on Saturday. According […]

Gov. Aregbesola Calls For Ban on Export of Primary Farm Produce

Tuesday, August 9th, 2016

Governor, State of  Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has called for a ban on the export of primary farm produce as part of strategies to ensure food sufficiency in the country.     Aregbesola made the call in Osogbo on Sunday in a statement he issued by his media aide, Semiu Okanlawon The governor opined that […]

Aregbesola Appoints Alli Pro-Chancellor of Osun Varsity

Tuesday, August 9th, 2016

The Governor of Osun State, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, on Monday announced and inaugurated members of the Board of Governing Council of the state-owned University of Osun. Aregbesola, while inaugurating the Council at the Executive Chambers of the Governors Office in Osogbo, announced Mallam Yussuf Olaolu Alli (SAN) as the new Pro-Chancellor of the university. The […]

Calling A Governor ‘Your Excellency’ Is Illegal – Aregbesola

Saturday, August 6th, 2016

Governor, State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola,  has argued that the prefix “Your Excellency” attached to the names of state governors in Nigeria is illegal.     He gave three reasons at the ongoing Guild of Editors Conference in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. First, he argued that it is only God who should receive the […]

Aregbesola Orders Osun College of Education To Conduct Outstanding Graduation

Saturday, August 6th, 2016

The Governor of Osun State, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, on Thursday ordered the authorities of the state College of Education, Ilesa to henceforth put a stop to organising combined graduation ceremonies in the school.     Aregbesola ordered that all outstanding graduation programmes of the institution must be done before the end of 2017. He said […]

Aregbesola Presents N1.2b Bond Certificates To Retirees

Saturday, August 6th, 2016

Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun Stateon Friday presented N1.2 billion bond certificates to 194 retirees in the state. The bonds were presented to retirees under the Contributory Pension Scheme in local governments and public primary schools in the state. Speaking at the presentation in Osogbo, the governor said his administration would continue to make the […]

Aregbesola To Open Job Centre For Osun Indigenes

Saturday, July 30th, 2016

AS part of efforts to respond to mounting unemployment and inability of job seekers to get job offers in the labour market, the Osun State government is set to open a job centre to address some of the challenges.     Osun Job Centre, a free employment support services programme that will be inaugurated soon, […]