Friday 3rd February 2023

Category: News

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.

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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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Ademola Adeleke Sworn-in As 6th Elected Osun Gov

Senator Ademola Jackson Nurudeen Adeleke has been sworn-in as the 6th elected Governor of Osun, on Sunday.

Senator Ademola Jackson Nurudeen Adeleke has been sworn-in as the 6th elected Governor of Osun, on Sunday.

Adeleke became the Governor of Osun, after being administered the oaths of allegiance and office by the State’s Chief Judge, Justice Oyebola Adepele-Ojo, before a mammoth crowd of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) members, supporters and guests from all walks of life, at the Osogbo Township Stadium.
Justice Adepele-Ojo, also administered the oaths on the new Deputy Governor, Prince Kola Adegboyega Adewusi.

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All Set For Inauguration Of New Government In Osun…

All Set For Inauguration Of New Government In Osun…

The stage is now set for the official Inauguration of Senator Ademola Jackson Nurudeen Adeleke as the 6th democratically elected Governor of Osun State.

The Osogbo township stadium, venue of the inauguration is already wearing a look and it has already become the center of different activities.

Enthusiastic residents of the State who are eagerly awaiting the new government have been seen filing into the stadium as early as 7am while observing security checks at the gate.

The stadium has been beautifully decorated with the traditional colours of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) red, white and green making the arena look so colourful.

It will be recalled that Senator Ademola Jackson Nurudeen Adeleke was declared the winner of the July 16 Governorship Election held in the State by the Independent National Electorial Commission(INEC) making him the Sixth democratically elected Governor of Osun State .

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Osun Public Procurement Agency makes history on e-procurement

The Osun Public Procurement Agency has made history by publishing its first ever tender advert for one of the pilot MDAs(Ministry Works and Transports) on the e-procurement platform.

The advert which is to be done by selective tendering has been published. for further information please visit https://egp.osunstate.gov.ng/tender_info.php?tender_ref=ocds-xwwr9a-001581-OS/WT/01-NG

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Osun procurement process goes digital. Existing and prospectus Contractors/Consultants/Suppliers should visit egp.osunstate.gov.ng for registration and bids advert

Osun procurement process goes digital. Existing and prospectus Contractors/Consultants/Suppliers should visit egp.osunstate.gov.ng for registration and bids advert

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Covid-19: Nigeria records highest single daily infection

Nigeria has recorded 4,035 new cases of the Covid-19 infections, its highest single daily tally since the outbreak of the virus in February 2020, according to the daily report of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).

Wednesday’s record of 4,035 infections from 15 states showed a 1,912 increase over the 2,123 infections recorded on Tuesday.

According to the NCDC figures, Lagos State, which remains the country’s epicentre of the infection, led the new infections table with 1,552 cases. It was followed by the Rivers state with 260 cases and Edo with 62 infections.

Others are: Akwa Ibom (42); Kaduna (39); Ekiti (38) and Oyo (38); Delta and Kano (31); Ogun State (30); Abia (26); Bauchi (15); Ondo (14); Enugu (9); Kwara (7) infections.

NCDC also announced that the country recorded two related deaths raising the mortality figure from 2,989 on Tuesday to 2,991 on Wednesday.

It stated also that Wednesday’s 4,035 infections took Nigeria’s tally to 231,413 out of which 211,853 persons were treated and discharged.

Nigeria has tested 3,751,696 samples since the virus was announced on February 27, 2020, it added.

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FG declares Tuesday Public Holiday

The federal government has declared October 19th, 2021 as public holiday to mark this year’s Eid-ul-Mawlid celebration.
This is in commemoration of the birth of the Holy Prophet Muhammad.
Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, disclosed this on behalf of the federal government.
In a statement signed by Shuaib Belgore, the Permanent Secretary in the ministry, Aregbesola congratulated all Muslim faithful, both at home and in the diaspora, for witnessing this year’s occasion.
He enjoined all Nigerians to imbibe the spirit of love, patience and perseverance which are the virtues of the holy prophet, as only that would guarantee peace and security in Nigeria.
Aregbesola implored Nigerians, particularly Muslims, to refrain from violence, lawlessness and other acts of criminality.

Aregbesola urged all to avoid divisive tendencies , imploring youth especially to embrace the virtues of hard work and peaceful disposition to fellow humans, irrespective of faith, ideology, social class and ethnicity and cooperate with President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration in its effort to build a progressive and enviable nation that all citizens would be proud of.

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Osun Govt Sympathizes With Osun CP Over Fire Incident

The State Government of Osun has sympathised with the State’s Commissioner of Police, Olawale Olokode over the fire outbreak that razed his building in the early hours of Monday in Abeokuta, Ogun State.

This was contained in a statement made available to newsmen on Monday by the Osun Commissioner for Information and Civic Orientation, Mrs Funke Egbemode.

Mrs Funke Egbemode described the fire incident as very unfortunate and saddening, while thanking God that no life was lost through the inferno which destroyed properties worth millions of naira.

The statement read in part, “On behalf of the Government and the good people of the State of Osun, I sympathize with our own Commissioner of Police, Olawale Olokode on this very unfortunate incident, we are indeed pained by it.

“But we must also thank God that no life was lost in the incident which lasted for about two hours. We know that God who is the provider of all things will surely return everything lost in the inferno in double fold”. The Commissioner stated.

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