• Osun did not receive ecological fund under PDP – Osun government

    Osun did not receive ecological fund under PDP – Osun government

    According to reports, the Government of Osun on Thursday described as fallacious, demand by the State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party to justify how the state spent ecological funds in the wake of the flood that affected some parts of the state capital.

    The government said it smacks of total ignorance and mischief for the PDP not to recall how funds such as ecological funds were used to play dirty politics and victimized states under the control of the opposition […]

  • Sallah: Osun government announces free train ride

    Sallah: Osun government announces free train ride

    As Sallah holiday makers get ready for the 2016 Eid-el-Kabir festival, the government of Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State has announced free train ride for those wishing to travel home.

    A statement by the Ministry of Industries, Commerce, Cooperatives and Empowerment, said the free train will convey people coming for the festival from Lagos to Osogbo on Saturday and Sunday September by 10 am each day.

    The train will return to Lagos on Saturday, September 17. The takeoff time is 11 am.

    A […]

  • Osun Govt offers free train ride for Sallah, Eid il-Fitri

    Osun Govt offers free train ride for Sallah, Eid il-Fitri

    The Government of Osun State at the weekend, announced the year 2016 Eid il-Fitri free train ride scheduled to commence on July 5.

    According to the government, the free train ride is in line with the Governor Rauf Aregbesola administration’s tradition to facilitate convenient movement of its citizen in and out of the state during the festive season.

    A statement from the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Cooperatives and Empowerment disclosed that the free train would start on Tuesday and end on Saturday.

    The […]

  • We’ll Not Sack Any LG Worker – Osun Government

    We’ll Not Sack Any LG Worker – Osun Government

    According to reports, the Chairman, Osun Local Government Service Commission, Mr Peter Babalola, has assured local government workers on Grade Level 15 and above that government would not sack any of them.

    Babalola gave the assurance in Osogbo on Friday during the presentation of redeployment letters to the workers who had been placed on one month compulsory leave.

    He urged the senior officers to disregard the misinformation making the rounds that they would be relieved of their jobs, adding that this was […]

  • Osun government suspends slaughtering of animals

    Osun government suspends slaughtering of animals

    According to reports, the Government of Osun on Saturday ordered the suspension of slaughtering of animal in all abattoirs and meat shops across the state as from Monday, April 25.

    This information is contained in a press statement issued by the Coordinating Director, Ministry of Agriculture, Food Security and Youth Engagement, Dr Oluwabukola Aluko.

    “The suspension of all slaughtering activities in the state is to sanitise animal slaughtering and other activities in the meat industry.

    “It is also to meet up with the […]

  • Osun government closes unregistered private hospitals, others

    Osun government closes unregistered private hospitals, others

    It was gathered that the Osun Government on Tuesday directed the closure of all unregistered private hospitals and related health institutions across the state until they are properly updated and registered.

    This is contained in a statement signed by Dr Akinyinka Esho, the Permanent Secretary of the state Ministry of Health.

    Esho also directed all registered clinics and convalescent homes to report at the ministry to re-affirm their status within seven days.

    He said that the state government had resolved to review the […]