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Osun govt declares Monday April 16 work free day for voters’ registration exercise, collection of PVCs

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Osun govt declares Monday April 16 work free day for voters’ registration exercise, collection of PVCs OSUN State government has declared Monday, April 16 a work-free day for workers in the state, with a view to providing ample opportunity for eligible voters to participate in the ongoing Continuous Voters Registration (CVR), being undertaken …

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FUEL SUPPLY: Osun state to lease petrol station to NNPC

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  FUEL SUPPLY: Osun state to lease petrol station to NNPC          The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, yesterday said it is in talks with Osun State Government, over the leasing of a state-of-the-art petrol retail outlet and the expansion of its fuel distribution network in the …

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Top military brass, govs, powerful Nigerians owners of cattle ―Osun govt … SAYS “NO ANTI-GRAZING LAW” IN OUR STATE

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Herdsmen Menace: Top military brass, govs, powerful Nigerians owners of cattle ―Osun govt  … SAYS “NO ANTI-GRAZING LAW” IN OUR STATE    Osun state governor, Mr Rauf Aregbesola   AGANIST the backdrop of the increasing killings and violence, being allegedly perpetrated by rampaging herdsmen, Osun State government, on Tuesday said the permanent …

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Man bags one-month jail term for assaulting policeman, 2 women in Osun

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Man bags one-month jail term for assaulting policeman, 2 women in Osun A 22-year-old man, identified as Lekan Olagunju was on Thursday convicted and sentenced to one-month imprisonment for assaulting a policeman, Mr Alayande Muritala, one Mrs Florence James and her daughter, Miss Victoria James. During the trial of the convict, the …

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Governor Aregbesola releases N1bn for pension payment

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  Governor Aregbesola releases N1bn for pension payment        Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun has approved the release of N1 billion for the payment of contributory pension to retired civil servants in the state. Dr Festus Oyebade, the state Head of Service, made this known on Friday in …

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World Bank, Osun partner to empower MSMEs

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World Bank, Osun partner to empower MSMEs The Osun State Agency for Community and Social Development Project has partnered the World Bank Group to commit over N2bn to social developmental projects aimed at reaching 1,073,129 beneficiaries in rural communities. According to a statement, the partnership is delivering 356 inclusive, gender-sensitive …

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Lassa fever: 40 placed under watch in Osun, Ondo

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Lassa fever: 40 placed under watch in Osun, Ondo The Nigerian Medical Association has said that the Osun and Ondo states’ ministries of health in conjunction with the association have placed about 40 persons that had contact with a patient recently killed by Lassa fever under close watch. The Chairman …

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Why we adopted parliamentary system at LG level — Aregbesola

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    Why we adopted parliamentary system at LG level — Aregbesola     GOVERNOR Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State, has disclosed that his administration adopted the Parliamentary System of Government to deepen democracy, as well as entrench genuine democratic practice atthe  grassroots. He said it was the overwhelming wish …

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