Posts Tagged ‘Osun’

PHOTONEWS: Aregbesola Flags-Off Construction Of Ilesa Water Project

Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun on Monday in Irojo area of Ilesa flagged off the construction of Ilesa Water Project. The project which costs $65m Dollars is funded by the Islamic Development Bank. Here are photos from the ceremony as captured by Dolapo Julius.

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 […]

Aregbesola Says Recession Must End In 2017

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017

The Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola says Nigeria will move beyond the challenges of economic recession in 2017 to fast track a better standard of living for Nigerians. Governor, Aregbesola made this known in Osogbo, the Osun State capital during his new year message at the Freedom Park while celebrating the new year with some […]

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 […]

CAN Pledges Support For Aregbesola

Sunday, October 9th, 2016

The Osun State Christian Association of Nigeria, OSCAN, has commended the Governor, Rauf Aregbesola, for his commitment to the development and transformation of the state in the face of present economic recession.     The Association also lauded the state government for being consistent in championing equity, balance and harmony among the adherents of the […]

Governor Applauds NAFDAC’s Fight Against Fake Drugs

Friday, October 7th, 2016

The Governor, State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, on Wednesday applauded the efforts of  National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration Control (NAFDAC),on the fight against fake and counterfeit drugs. The governor made the commendation while playing host to the Acting Director-General of the Agency, Mrs Yetunde Oni, at the Government House, Osogbo. Represented by the Deputy […]

Osun Govt. Committed To People’s Welfare- Aregbesola

Wednesday, September 28th, 2016

Gov. Rauf Aregbesola of Osun says his administration will continue to adopt new approaches to meet the yearning and aspirations of the people. Aregbesola made the commitment in a statement issued by his media aide, Mr Semiu Okanlawon in Osogbo on Tuesday.     The governor said the administration would continue to pursue policies and […]