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PHOTO NEWS: Professional Women Engineers On Congratulatory Visit To Aregbesola

Governor State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola and National President Association of Professional Women Engineers of Nigeria, Engineer (Mrs) Nnoli Akpedeye during a congratulatory visit to the Governor on his victory in the August 9th gubernatorial election held at Government House, Osogbo on Wednesday 17/09/2014

Muhammadu Buhari: Okurin L’ada, Dansaki Re – Lati Owo Bayo Omolola

Buhari, Former Head of State Maj. Gen. Muhammadu Buhari retd

Agbon isale lo ni howuhowu. Tapa lonigunnu. Beeyan tan mi, N o ni i tan’ra mi. Balagbara o wu mi, Ko so pe o lagbara. Egan ni “hee!” Gbogbo nnkan l’omo-oba o ni, Bi i ti dansaki ko. Olooto ilu o le e ta loju awon jegudujera. Taa ni o mo pe giiwa ni Muhammed […]

U.S. Court Finally Declares PDP Chieftain, Buruji Kashamu Wanted For Drug Offences

Buruji Kashamu

All is still not well for a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Buruji Kashamu, as a United States of America’s Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit, sitting in Illinois, has thrown out his application to stop the request for his extradition, thus declaring him a fugitive wanted in America for trial […]

Aregbesola Has Demonstrated Exemplary Leadership – Kumuyi


The General Overseer of the Deeper Life Church, Pastor Folorunso Kumuyi said on Friday that the Governor of the state of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has demonstrated exemplary leadership with his disposition to all religions and massive infra structural development in the state. Kumuyi said the attitude of the governor has not suggested the promotion […]

Why Rauf Aregbesola is the true son of Chief Obafemi Awolowo

Chief Awolowo and Aregbesola

It is a truism to assert the fact that the late Sage, Chief Obafemi Awolowo of blessed memory gave us a son; Rauf Aregbesola, when he bade this world a farewell. Meanwhile, Rauf Aregbesola, as people may think, might not necessarily mean a biological son of the late sage but can be admitted as one, […]

#Osunpoll: Why Adeleke was absent at panel of enquiry


Senator Isiaka Adeleke on Wednesday failed to appear before the Panel of Enquiry On Disturbance of Public Peace set up by the State Government of Osun. Adeleke, who was billed to open his case against the Minister of Police Affairs, Alhaji Jelili Adesiyan, his aide, Sogo Agboola and the defeated governorship candidate of the Peoples […]

SHOCKING REVELATION: You won’t believe why Accord Party gov. candidate Owolade voted for Omisore


In spite of parading himself as the gubernatorial candidate of the Accord Party (AP) in the August 9, 2014 gubernatorial election in the State of Osun, Barrister Niyi Owolade has been gathered to have voted for the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Iyiola Omisore, during the election. OSUN DEFENDER gathered from an […]

Aregbesola Flags Off Construction Of 225 Kilometre Roads

Aregbesola commisioning 15 selected roads in Ilesha

The governor of the State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, on Thursday said that modernising Osun agricultural practices would be a magic bullet with which his administration hopes to deal effectively with many of the major social and economic problems currently confronting the state. The governor made this disclosure at the official launch of the […]

Osun Expresses Commitment To Training Of Civil Servants


Mr Sunday Owoeye, the Osun Head of Service, said the state government would not relent in training and retraining its civil servants for improved and increased productivity. Addressing participants at a workshop organised for workers in his office on Thursday in Osogbo, Owoeye said training programmes were aimed at sensitising workers to civil service and […]

Osun Sets Deadline For MDAs To Submit 2015 Budget Estimates


Osun Government on Thursday directed its Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) to submit their 2015 draft estimates to the Budget Office, latest Oct. 6. A statement by Mr Segun Olorunsogo, Permanent Secretary, Budget and Economic Planning, advised heads of MDAs to visit the Budget Office to pick call circulars. Ministries and all other agencies of […]

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