Tuesday 21st March 2023

Governor Adeleke To Fix Johnmackay Primary School A And Ota-Efun PHC Before 100 Days In Office…

Governor Adeleke To Fix Johnmackay Primary School A And Ota-Efun PHC Before 100 Days In Office…

Osun State Governor, Senator Ademola Adeleke has promised that the popular Johnmackay Primary School A, and Ota-Efun Primary Health Care Centre will wear a new look before his 100 days in office to mark the celebration.

The Governor gave the assurance today during his on-the-spot assessment to the delapidated School situated in Oke-Ayepe Area, and the Primary Health Care facility, all in Osogbo, the State Capital.

He expressed displeasure over the poor state of the buildings which has been abandoned for years, stressing that his administration will never leave any stone unturned in the area of infrastructural development across the State.

Governor Adeleke reiterated that the road leading to the School which is no longer motorable will be rehabilitated for the convenience of the residents of the area within his 100 days in office.

The Governor however promised to do the needful within very short period of time.

Speaking earlier, the Head Mistress of the School, Mrs Olufunke Ogundipe explained that, the buildings have been dillapidated for years which led to the evacuation of the pupils from the said buildings.

Mrs Ogundipe who was weeping uncontrollably expressed her gratitude to God and the Governor for deeming it fit to fix both the old School and the road. She prayed for the administration of Governor Adeleke to succeed in his dealings.

In her own words, the Matron of the Ota-Efun Primary Health Care Centre, Mrs Victoria Owolabi noted that they have been working under a tense condition as there are no medical equipment, chairs, mattresses for patients, shortage of staff among others.

She appreciated the Governor for remembering the centre, adding that the gesture will aid the smooth running of daily activities in the health Centre.

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It was a red letter day today, Tuesday as Osun SUBEB staff trooped out enthusiastically to receive the new Executive Secretary,Mr Yahaya Bakare into his office.

The Staff were sighted jubilating and singing with the new and the out outgoing SUBEB Scribe,Mr Adeoye Bakare in their midst.

Prayers were later offered, in both Christian and Islamic ways, to bid Mr Adeoye Bakare farewell,and for a successful tenure for the new SUBEB boss.

Highlight of the brief programme was the formal handing over to the new scribe by the outgoing one,Mr Adeoye Bakare.

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Osun Governor, Senator Adeleke charges newly sworn-in HOS on effective service delivery

Osun Governor, Senator Adeleke charges newly sworn-in HOS on effective service delivery

……Promises to prioritize workers welfare

Osun State Governor, Senator Ademola Adeleke has charged the newly sworn-in Head of Service to make effective service delivery his wartchword in other to jointly move the State forward.

Governor Adeleke stated this today at the Swearing -in ceremony of the new State Head of Service, Mr Ayanleye Aina held at the State Secretariat complex, Osogbo, the State Capital.

He noted that workers play a prominent role in moving the State forward, stressing that the role of workers in State building cannot be undermined.

The Governor further charged workers to give the Head of Service maximum support, alerting that he cannot do the job alone.

Governor Adeleke however promised to prioritize workers welfare, adding that his administration mantra remains, “Government of workers, for the workers and by the Workers”.

In his response, the new State Head of Service, Mr Ayanleye Aina appreciated the State Governor for the honour of his appointment among many qualified administrators in the Service.

He promised to give the Governor the needed support to ensure the success of his government.

Mr Ayanleye further harped on the need to build a new workforce by restoring the lost glory of the civil service in the State.

He added that he will prioritize training and re-training of workers for effective service delivery and productivity.

He therefore enjoined workers to be dutiful, diligent and highly committed to the service.

Present at the ceremony were: the Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji Teslim Igbalaye; retired and serving Permanent Secretaries; Executive Secretaries; Labour Leaders as well as top government and political functionaries to mention but few.

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Governor Ademola Adeleke has appointed Mr Samuel Ayanleye Aina as the new Head of Service.

Press Statement

Samuel Ayanleye Aina Appointed Head of Service

Governor Ademola Adeleke has appointed Mr Samuel Ayanleye Aina as the new Head of Service.

Mr. Aina attended the prestigious University of Ibadan, Ibadan, between 1984 and 1987 and between 1988 and 1990 where he obtained B.Sc. Hon (2nd Class Upper Division) and M.Sc degrees in Geography in 1987 and 1990 respectively.

He, was, by divine providence, dint of hard work, determination and without any external force, appointed a Permanent Secretary in Osun State in 2012, through a rigorous selection process and was deployed to the Ministry of Finance, Economic Planning & Budget where he served till 2013.

He was later deployed to serve as the Permanent Secretary of the new Ministry of Finance following the creation of the Office of Budget and Economic Development from the former Ministry in 2013. He served in the Ministry of Finance till 2016.

Arising from his tested capacity and ability, he was deployed as Permanent Secretary in charge of two critical Agencies – Ministry of Human Resources and Capacity Building and the Public Service Office in the Office of the Head of Service, Osun State in 2016. He has been coordinating the affairs of the two Agencies since 2016 to date without blemish.

He has served in several capacities within and outside international and national organisations.

A community activist as a former President of Pacesetters Club, Oke Ila Orangun, Mr Aina is married to Dr. Mrs. Mojisola Aina, a union that is divinely blessed.

The swearing ceremony holds on Tuesday by 10:00am at Imole House, Osogbo.

Mallam Olawale Rasheed,
Spokesperson to the Executive Governor

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The state Governor, Senator Ademola Jackson Nurudeen Adelekes first official working visit to Osun state Parliament today 5th Dec.2022

The state Governor, Senator Ademola Jackson Nurudeen Adelekes first official working visit to Osun state Parliament today 5th Dec.2022

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Press Statement


Any Ministry, Department or Agency that fail to submit its salary schedule latest today will be sanctioned. Any agency head who obstructs the process of scheduling will face disciplinary procedures.

This warning is sequel to report that some agencies are still holding unto their agency’s schedules despite the directive of His Excellency.

Governor Ademola Adeleke had last week directed immediate conclusion of documentation for payment of salaries. This was a consequence of a report that about 45 agencies are yet to submit their payment schedule.

Presently, the payment of salaries is ongoing starting with the Ministry of Justice.

Mallam Olawale Rasheed,
Spokesperson to the Executive Governor, Osun State.

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Osun Public Servants will enjoy me – Gov Adeleke Promises

Osun State Governor, Senator Ademola Adeleke has declared that the State workforce and entire people of Osun will enjoy his administration maximally.

The Governor made the promise in his remarks at the Inter-Religious Service held to welcome him into the Office of the Governor in Osogbo, the state capital,on Monday

The Public servants led by Principal officers and labour union leaders received the new Governor into the government Secretariat, where an inter-religious service was held to usher him into the office.

The new State helmsman was received at the main gate of the Government Secretariat by the excited civil servants who sang praises and appreciation song to God for his emergence.

The workers danced from the secretariat entrance to the Office of the Governor, White House Motor Park, where prayers and Royal blessings were rendered on the 6th Executive Governor of Osun state, Senator Ademola Adeleke.

Speaking at the occasion, the Governor who joyfully sang thanksgiving songs to God as he narrated his political testimony, expressed appreciation to Osun people for welcoming him with joy.

“Today, i am glad to meet Osun Civil Servants who have been expecting me, I am grateful to God to see you troupe out, with singing and dancing, to welcome me.This is a clear demonstration of the fact that God indeed answers prayers.

“Election has come and gone; I am going to be a peoples’ Governor; I am now a Governor for all, regardless of political affiliation;I am going to be a listening Governor, and I pray God to help me fulfill my good wishes of taking Osun state to the promised land; I assure the good people of Osun that I will not disappoint you, i thank everyone in Osun state.

“I am constitutionally empowered to man the affairs of Osun State, it is time to work, and we must succeed together.I urge you all to pay attention to details and duties, and together we will take the State of the Living Spring to greater heights, I love you Osun people, the Governor stated.”

Earlier in his welcome remarks, the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Human Resources and Capacity Building, Mr Leye Aina congratulated the Governor for his victory at the polls while he welcomed him to Osun Government Secretariat.

Lauding the five-point agenda of the Governor, which he described as human friendly, he assured Governor Ademola Adeleke that the Osun Public Servants will stand solidly behind his administration for remarkable achievements.

In seperate goodwill messages, the Ede-born Governor was charged on investing in people oriented policies that will favour the good people of Osun. He was also advised to use his good office to eradicate thuggery among youths, and to work with stakeholders, irrespective of political class or status.

Various Clerics also admonished him not to forsake God who has entrusted into his hands the sacred responsibility of administering the State,nudging him to give the people of Osun State real dividends of democracy.

The Inter-Religious Service was graced by the wives of the Governor, Deputy Governor, the Secretary to the State Government, the Chief of Staff, People’s Democractic Party leaders, National Assembly members, Royal fathers, members of the Judiciary, Service Chiefs, Religious leaders, Iyalojas, Babalojas and Imole Osun Associations, among others.

It would be recalled that the Executive Governor of Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke was declared the winner of the July 16,2022 Governorship election,and was sworn in on Sunday, November 24, 2022 .

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Adeleke Reverses Appointments, Freezes State Accounts

The new Governor of Osun, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has directed the comprehensive review of all policies and government decisions in the state from July 17, 2022.

The Governor also directed the reversal of all appointments made in the state at the twilight of the previous administration, as well as the freezing of all state accounts with immediate effect.

Governor Adeleke stated this in his address at his inauguration ceremony, today at the Osogbo Township Stadium.

The Governor also ordered a revert to the name of Osun State, from the State of Osun, as well as the state’s appellation, from the State of the Virtuous, to the former State of the Living Spring.

He solicited the support of the people of the state, to deliver on his five point agenda to the people.

Details later..

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Adeleke’s Government Will Benefit All Osun Resident- Bar. Kolapo Alimi

Adeleke’s Government Will Benefit All Osun Resident- Bar. Kolapo Alimi

The administration of Senator Nurudeen Jackson Ademola Adeleke has been described as one that will positively touch the ives of every resident of the State and relaunch Osun into a new pedestal of development.

The deputy director, Adeleke campaign organization and member of the inauguration committee. Bar. kolapo Alimi stated this while speaking with newsmen of Senator Adeleke.

Bar. Alimi said Senator Adeleke has come prepared with his wealth of experience to correct so many abnormalities left by the immedaite past government

He said residents of Osun should put their mind at rest as Senator will not renege on any of his promises to the people of the State who trooped out in their large number to vote for him on July 16.

Alimi assured that the administration is not one that will witch-hunt anybody as Senator Adeleke will rule with the fear of God and the love of the people who voted him into power.

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Senator Adeleke, A God Fearing And People Friendly Man – Bamidele Salam

Senator Adeleke, A God Fearing And People Friendly Man – Bamidele Salam

House of Representatives Member representing Ede North/South, Egbedore/Ejigbo Federal Constituency, Hon. Bamidele Salam has described Senator Ademola Jackson Nurudeen Adeleke as a God fearing man who has the love and interest of the people at heart.

Hon. Salam stated this on Sunday at the official Inauguration of the 6th democratically elected Governor of Osun State held at the Osogbo township stadium in the State capital.

The lawmaker assured residents of the State to put their minds at rest as the new administration has come to take people of the State out of the doldrums of poverty and underdevelopment.

He said Senator Adeleke has come handy with ideas and innovations on how to make governance truly democratic and benefitial to the masses in every nook and cranny of the state.

“The real essence of governance will be truly felt henceforth because Senator Adeleke is a man of his words, he is a man of integrity who delivers on his promises.

“The people of Osun should be ready to witness development like they have never seen before. I can assure residents of Osun that we are in for a smooth ride of unprecedented development”. The lawmaker stated.

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