Posts Tagged ‘Education’

Osun Conducts Supplementary Entrance Exams Into Govt. High Schools

Saturday, January 21st, 2017

As the State Government of Osun continues to make efforts towards getting education on a sound footing in the state, all is now set for the supplementary entrance examination into 4 of the new state of the art high schools across the state. The supplementary entrance exam is being conducted to further give opportunity to […]

Education: Aregbesola As An Exemplar

Thursday, November 17th, 2016

On September 1, all roads led to Osogbo, the Osun State capital. The occasion was part of the state’s celebration of the Silver Anniversary of its creation by the military president, General Ibrahim Babangida, on August 27, 1991, along with 11 other states, namely, Abia, Adamawa, Anambra, Delta, Edo, Enugu, Jigawa, Kebbi, Kogi, Taraba and […]

Aregbesola Approves Appointment Of Prof Labode Popoola As UNIOSUN VC

Tuesday, November 8th, 2016

The Visitor to the Osun State University and Governor of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has approved the appointment of Prof Labode Popoola as the new Vice Chancellor of the University.     The appointment follows the recommendation by the Council of the institution which was signed and forwarded to the Visitor by the Pro-Chancellor and […]

Why Education Remains Our Biggest Investment -Aregbesola

Monday, November 7th, 2016

Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun has explained that the need to produce the total man who is useful to his society remains the rationale behind his administration’s huge investment in education in the state.     The governor said whatever is invested in education is for the future adding that his government has embarked on […]

Osun: Free meals boost pupils’ school enrolment

Sunday, October 9th, 2016

Mrs Olubunmi Ayoola, Programme officer of the Osun Elementary School Feeding and Health Programme (O’MEAL), says the free meal programme in the state has boosted enrolment of pupils in public schools. Ayoola spoke on Friday in Osogbo while receiving a delegation from Niger State on a three-day visit to understudy the O’MEAL programme of the […]

Success story of Osun’s feeding programme

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016

The free feeding and health programmes introduced by the Osun State government to encourage school enrolment, attendance and rate as well as enhance pupils’ health has not only become a model for the federal and state governments, but also a platform for agricultural development  and food production. SINA FADARE reports.       At 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 […]