Tag: Osun State

LAUTECH ownership: We can now restore varsity’s lost glory — Makinde

Abdul Jimoh- November 21, 2020

Gov. Seyi Makinde has declared that Oyo State now has the opportunity to restore the lost glory of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), ... Read More

Gov. Oyetola urges police to investigate alleged killing of youth by SARS

Abdul Jimoh- September 16, 2020

Gov. Gboyega Oyetola of Osun has directed the police to investigate the alleged killing of a youth by the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) in Osogbo. ... Read More

COVID-19: Osun Government Commences Fumigation Exercise in Ile-Ife

Henry Solomon- April 4, 2020

The Osun Government has commenced the fumigation of public places in Ile-Ife in efforts aimed at curtailing the spread of the coronavirus. A correspondent of ... Read More

Gov. Oyetola congratulates Sanwo-Olu, Abiodun

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 15, 2019

Gov. Adegboyega Oyetola of Osun on Friday congratulated Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Lagos Governor-elect and his Ogun counterpart, Mr Dapo Abiodun, on their victory at the ... Read More

Police arraign 2 men for allegedly stealing 2,514 chickens in Osun

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 18, 2019

The police in Osun on Monday arraigned Lateef Ajetomobi, 43, and Saraju Yekini 33, in an Osogbo Chief Magistrates ‘ Court for allegedly stealing 2,514 ... Read More

Osun Poll Witnesses High Turnout Amid Tight Security

Abdul Jimoh- September 22, 2018

There was high turn out on Saturday as residents of  Osun headed to their polling units to vote in the governorship election. Correspondents of the ... Read More

Osun 2018: 435,015 PVCs Yet to be Collected – INEC

Henry Solomon- September 21, 2018

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says 435,015 registered voters in Osun are yet to collect their Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs). Mr Olusegun Agbaje, the ... Read More

Osun 2018 Election: INEC Presents Voters’ Register to Political Parties

Henry Solomon- August 23, 2018

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday presented soft copies of voters’ register for the Sept.22 Osun governorship election to the 38 political parties ... Read More

Low turnout of government workers in Osun after Isese, Eid-el-Kabir holidays

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 23, 2018

There was low turnout of state government workers in Osogbo, Osun State capital, on Thursday after the long holidays for Isese Day and Eid-el-Kabir celebrations ... Read More

Democracy Day: Osun Speaker urges Nigerians to vote quality leaders in 2019

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 30, 2018

Mr. Najeem Salaam, the Speaker of Osun House of Assembly, has called on Nigerians of voting age to discharge their civic responsibility creditably by voting ... Read More

Mechanised farming, only solution to food insecurity–Osun RAMP boss

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 30, 2018

Mr. Adelere Oriolowo, the Projector Coordinator of Osun Rural Access and Mobility Project(RAMP), says mechanized farming remains the only solution to food insecurity in the ... Read More

Osun Lawmaker Moves to Seek Adequate Motivation of Teachers

Henry Solomon- May 15, 2018

Mr. Tunde Olatunji, a member of the Osun House of Assembly, has called for the adequate motivation of teachers, saying this will improve the standard ... Read More

Former Osun Governor, Oyinlola Resigns as NIMC Chairman

Henry Solomon- May 10, 2018

A former governor of Osun, Mr. Olagunsoye Oyinlola, has resigned his appointment as the Chairman of National Identity Management Commission (NIMC). Oyinlola, in a resignation ... Read More

Osun Government Dispels Speculations of Outbreak of Lassa Fever

Henry Solomon- February 3, 2018

The Osun Government on Saturday dispelled speculations of outbreak of lassa fever in the state. Mr Sola Fasure, media aide to Gov. Rauf Aregbesola, said ... Read More

Osun to Hold Biggest Street Carnival in December – Organisers

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 3, 2017

Organisers of the maiden Osun Carnival on Wednesday said it would be the biggest street carnival ever held in the state. Mr Obasijuade Adedokun, the ... Read More

Don’t Politicise Proposed MKO Abiola Airport Project in Osun, Speaker urges Opposition

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 3, 2017

The Speaker, Osun House of Assembly, Mr Najeem Salaam, has advised opposition political parties in the state not politicise the MKO Abiola Airport project. Salaam gave the ... Read More

Osun State: N69b Airport to be Ready in 8 Months, says Contractor

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 3, 2017

The contractor handling the MKO Abiola International Airport in Ido-Osun, Osun, on Thursday said that the first phase of the N69 billion project would be ... Read More

Sen. Adeleke’s Victory At The Polls, Another High Score For Democracy – Adesina

Abdul Jimoh- July 27, 2017

Sen. Adeleke's Victory At The Polls, Another High Score For Democracy – Adesina Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity Femi Adesina Thursday ... Read More

INEC issues certificate of return to Adeleke, Osun west Senator-elect

inno.korie- July 11, 2017

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has assured that it would continue to improve on the conduct of free, fair and credible elections in the ... Read More

#WorkersDay: Osun Cancels Celebration In Honour Of Adeleke

Henry Solomon- May 1, 2017

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) in Osun state on Monday said it  had canceled the Workers Day celebration in honour of   Sen. Isiaka Adeleke who died ... Read More