Aregbesola says Agritech programme will check youth migration, create job opportunities
Gov. Rauf Aregbesola of Osun has promised to stem the migration of youths to overseas countries in search of jobs by creating employment opportunities via the Agritech Nigeria Programme.
Osun poll: Aregbesola reacts to PDP leaders protest
Osun state Governor Rauf Aregbesola, Friday, condemned the protest by leaders and members of opposition party,the Peoples Democratic Party, over the outcome of the Osun gubernatorial election. Nigeria’s Senate President Bukola Saraki, Speaker of the House of Representatives Yakubu Dogara, and the national chairman of PDP, Uche Secondus led a protest to the headquarter of…
The inconclusive concluded election
There are ominous signs in the air. Seeds of instability are being sown and we seem to be watching helplessly. I held my breath as I watched concluded election transit to inconclusive and the concluded return to inconclusive. On Saturday, September 22, 2018, Osun people went to vote for who would take over from Rauf…
Oyetola denies rift with Aregbesola, commends electorate
Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Isiaka Gboyega Oyetola, has denied rift between him and Governor Rauf Aregbesola over last Saturday’s election.
National Assembly rejigs electoral bill, reaffirms card reader
The National Assembly has amended the 2010 Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill.
Aregbesola advises corps members to resist being used for rigging
Gov. Rauf Aregbesola of Osun on Monday advised corps members in the state to resist being used for rigging by politicians, in the Sept. 22 gubernatorial election.
Osun disburses N19.6b for payment of salaries, pension, others
Osun State government says N19.8 billion has been disbursed for the payment of workers’ salaries and pensions.The amount, according to Commissioner for Finance, Mr. Bola Oyebamiji, covers full salaries for August 2018, arrears, and pension from September to December 2015 as well as leave bonuses.
Osun trains 5,000 youths at OYESTech II
About 5,000 Osun youths have graduated from the second phase of the Osun Youth Empowerment Scheme Technology (OYESTech II). The initiative...
Vote for intelligent candidate, gov urges electorate
As campaign for votes continues, Governor Rauf Aregbesola yesterday urged the electorate to elect candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Isiaka Gboyega Oyetola...
Adeleke promises to develop rural communities, revive economy
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has promised to lift rural communities with massive infrastructure if elected. He specifically promised to bring succour to the people of Iwo and neighbouring communities by reconstructing the Iwo-Osogbo road that has allegedly suffered neglect by past and current administration. Besides, he promised to commence the reconstruction…