Posts

Showing posts with the label State News

MEDIA BIGWIG DELE MOMODU BAGS NEW CHIEFTAINCY TITLE

Image
Veteran columnist and publisher, Ovation Magazine, Chief Ayobami Dele Momodu has been confered with a new chieftancy title of Aare Tayese of Iwoland alongside his wife as Yeye Aare Tayese of the same town by His Imperial Majesty, the Oluwo of Iwoland Oba Abdul-Rasheed Adewale Akanbi Ilufemiloye Telu I. In a letter addressed to the duo, dated 27th August, 2021, the Oluwo who is also the Deputy Chairman of the Osun State Council of Traditional Rulers stated that Chief Momodu's invaluable contributions to the promotion of the Yoruba culture and tradition as well as ensuring the sustenance of good gnervnance through his media craft made him to be considered for the honorary title. "Having contributed immensely to the promotion of Yoruba culture and tradition, and your mental beneficence through national and international media, in ensuring that quality governance are delivered, my throne(Oluwo In Council), considered you worthy and most suitable for the Honorary Chieftancy title o

SPEAKER OWOEYE AN EXPERIENCED LEGISLATOR, SAYS OMISORE AS HE CELEBRATES HIM ON 49TH BIRTHDAY

Image
A national Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC and former Osun State Deputy Governor, Senator Iyiola Omisore has felicitated with the Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Rt. Honourable Timothy Owoeye on the occasion of his 49th birthday. In a congratulatory message issued from his media office on Tuesday, the Apesin of the Source expressed his joy for the Honourable Speaker, describing him as one of the most experienced legislators in the nation.  Senator Omisore in the message further commended Owoeye's leadership as that founded upon a high level of maturity and wisdom which according to him has been greatly instrumental to the smooth administration of the State legislature under him which he said is particularly evident in the harmonious relationship between the parliament and other arms of Government in the state among other success records. He concluded his greetings by wishing him a long, fulfilled and peaceful life.

ENIAFE CELEBRATES OSUN SUBEB CHAIRMAN, FAMUREWA ON BIRTHDAY

Image
The Osun State Commissioner for Home Affairs, Alhaji Tajudeen Olaniyi Eniafe has rejoiced with the State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) Chairman, Honourable Israel Ajibola Famurewa as he added another year. Alhaji Eniafe congratulated the Chairman for successfully completing another cycle in life while making meaningful and resounding success in all spheres of life professionally and politically and wished him many more happy and successful years in life. Honourable Famurewa doubles as the Director-General of the ILERI OLUWA, Governor Oyetola's Campaign Organization.

GOVERNOR OYETOLA FLAGS-OFF POWER PROJECTS IN IFE SOUTH

Image
In less than a week after commissioning a newly reconstructed 8.1km Moro-Yakoo-Ipetumodu-Asipa-Ife road project in Ife North, The Osun State Governor, His Excellency  Adegboyega Oyetola again on Tuesday 29th June, 2021 flagged-off the construction of Ile-Ife/Garage-Olode 33Kv power supply line and rehabilitation of Ifetedo/Garage-Olode 33Kv power supply line in Ife South Local Government Area of the State. The project which is in collaboration with the Niger Delta Power Holding Company Limited (NDPHC) is being executed to restore light to the affected communities after over a decade old of darkness. Speaking at the ceremony, Governor Oyetola reiterated his administration's commitment to improving the socio-economic life of the citizens. According to him, the power projects occupy a central point in His administration's agenda, adding that they are to further enable the benefitting communities to contribute more to the development of the State. "As I promised during my elec

OSUN TRADITIONALISTS/MUSLIMS FACE-OFF: GOVERNMENT REACTS

Image
The state government of Osun has reacted to the the recent clash involving a traditional religious group and muslims in Osogbo, the State Capital which led to the unfortunate death of one person and several others injured.  The government in a delegation led by the Deputy Chief of Staff to the Governor, Prince Abdullah Binuyo, on an on-site assessment of the crime scene as well as a solidarity visit to the victims receiving treatment at the UNIOSUN Teaching Hospital called on the residents of the state, especially religious and ethnic groups, on the need to coexist peacefully in order to maintain the peace profile of the state. He assured the victims of the sad event which occurred at Kamorudeen Central Mosque, Oluode Aranyin in Osogbo around 2.30 pm on Sunday that government would deploy the weight of the law to  bring the perpetrators of the shameful act to justice.  “For us as a government, one of the cardinal things we preach to our citizens irrespective of their religious leaning

FACE OF OSUN PAGEANT 2021: ORGANIZERS COMMENCE FREE REGISTRATION OF CONTESTANTS

Image
Roland Empire Innovation USA/Nigeria and Reality Entertainment International, Organizers of the Face of Osun Beauty Pageant have announced the commencement of free registration of interested contestants for the 2021 edition of the event tagged "The Rebirth Edition". This was contained in a communique issued by the Planning Committee of the renowned annual beauty contest on Tuesday and made available to the press, announcing the take off of this Year's edition. According to the release, three lucky queens are to emerge winners under the titles Miss Osun 2021, Miss Tourism 2021 and Miss Culture 2021 with whopping prizes worth N5m, N3m and N1.5m respectively to be worn. Read the full statement below. "Roland Empire Innovation USA /Nigeria & Reality Entertainment International  Presents  Face Of Osun Pageant 2021(The Rebirth Edition). Are you Beautiful?  Are you talented? Are  you confident enough to be a Queen? Then  register for Face Of Osun Pageant 2021.

GOVERNOR OYETOLA'S BEST GOVERNOR AWARD RAISES THE BAR OF BUSINESS DAY'S AWARDS - OSUN HOME AFFAIRS COMMISSIONER

Image
The Osun State Commissioner for Home Affairs, Alhaji Tajudeen Olaniyi Eniafe has described Governor Gboyega Oyetola's conferment as the Best Governor of the Year 2020 by the Business Day Newspaper as a further proof of the credibility of the media Giant's Awards. In a signed congratulatory release obtained from his Media Aide, Musefiu Kolawole, the commissioner who doubles as the Sooko of Ife said that Governor Oyetola had translated mere motion to developmental movement in Osun State even in a time of paucity of resources and the global challenges posed by the COVID-19.  "I don't reckon with awards especially in these days when awards are offered to only those who can make huge cash exchange even when such individuals or entity are not reputable nor deserving but giving His Excellency Isiaq Gboyega Oyetola overall best Governor in Nigeria in the year 2020 by The Business Day Newspaper shows the quality of the awards dished out by The Business Day for the past eigh

TWO YEARS IN OFFICE: OSUN COMMISSIONER FOR HOME AFFAIRS FELICITATES WITH GOVERNOR GBOYEGA OYETOLA

Image
The Osun State Commissioner for Home Affairs, Alhaji Tajudeen Olaniyi Eniafe Lawal has felicitated with the state Governor, Alhaji Isiaq Gboyega Oyetola in marking the Governor's two years in office, today 27th of November, 2020. In a cogratulatory message obtained from his Media Aide, Musefiu Kolawole Afolabi, Prof.  KCIO3 as popularly known, the Ife born commissioner described Governor Oyetola's two years in office as a "GLAMOROUS 24 MONTHS OF SERVICE YO THE PEOPLE". He described Governor Oyetola as God-fearing, Meticulous and a listening Governor which according to the commissioner, makes him the best choice the osun people could ever have made, while praying to God to endow the Governor with more inspiration, guidance and divine wisdom to make Osun State an ecosystem of his dream. Alhaji Eniafe encouraged the people of osun to continue to  discharge their constitutional obligations as citizens for the sustenance of the dividends of democracy currently being en

OSUN EDUCATION: STATE GOVERNMENT RESTRAINS SCHOOL AUTHORITIES FROM TRADING UNIFORMS

Image
The  State Government of Osun has  banned principals and other school authorities in the State from selling or disturbing uniforms to students.  This was disclosed by the State commissioner for information and Civic orientation, Mrs. Funke Egbemode while addressing newsmen after the State Executive Council meeting held on Monday, November 9, 2020. She stated that the new arrangement is part of the government resolves to reviewing certain extant educational policies in the State as earlier announced which include a reversal to the old schools uniforms practice as against the current monotonous policy of using the same uniform by all the schools, scheduled to take effect from the 2020/2021 academic session.  According to her, "The Council decided that no school authority or principal is allowed to assume the duty of selling or distributing uniforms to students. It is not the monopoly or exclusive preserve of any school or individual to do so". Mrs Egbemode highlighted that

UPDATED: GOVERNOR GBOYEGA OYETOLA CONGRATULATES ONDO GOVERNOR AKEREDOLU FOR HIS RE-ELECTION

Image
By Kayode Olawuni (L-R) Governor Ggboyega Oyetola of Osun State, Senator Ibikunle Amosun(Ogun Central Senatorial District) and Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu. Osun State Governor, Ggboyega Oyetola has congratulated his Ondo State counterpart, Arakunrin Rotimi Akeredolu of the All Progressives Congress, APC over his victory in the Saturday October 10 gubernatorial polls held in the State, re-electing him for another four years term.  Governor Oyetola spoke through his Chief Press Secretary, Ismail Omipidan in a statement issued in Osogbo, the State Capital, describing Governor Akeredolu's victory as well deserved, adding that the election results were a true refection of trust and confidence the people of Ondo have in his administration. "I heartily congratulate Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu on his well-deserved re-election as Governor of Ondo State", the statement read. A member of the National Caretaker Committee of the All Progressives Congress, APC and Chairman, Con

OTUNBA IYIOLA OMISORE DESCRIBES GOVERNOR GBOYEGA OYETOLA AS A DEVOUTED LOVING LEADER

Image
By Kayode Olawuni Former Osun State Deputy Governor,  Otunba Senator Emeritus Iyiola Omisore has described Osun State Governor, His Excellency, Isiaq Adegboyega Oyetola as a devouted lover of his subjects. This was contained in a congratulatory message signed by the former Chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriation as obtained from his media office to Governor Oyetola on his 66th birthday anniversary today 29th of September, 2020. The massage reads: " I fondly reminisce on our relationship as partners in Osun Projects and I can say without mincing words that you are not only a man of God but you are also devouted to loving your people in exchange for the commitment of trust shown to you by reposing their mandate in you as their governor". Senator Omisore goes further, wishing the Governor fortunes in words of prayer "I can only pray to God for Him to continually make lines fall in pleasant places for you", he concluded. Governor Oyetola a former Chief of