PHOTONEWS: Nigeria Governors Forum Technical Committee On Constitutional Amendment Meet

The Nigerian Governors Forum and Conference of Speakers Technical Committee on Constitutional Amendment on Thursday met at the Osun Governor’s Lodge in Abuja.

The Committee has as its Chairman, Governor of the State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola as well as Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu SAN among others.

Dolapo Julius took some shots from the meeting.



PHOTONEWS: The Newly Opened Adebisi Akande Trumpet Interchange, Gbongan

Here is the current look of the Abdulkareem Adebisi Akande Trumpet Interchange Bridge located at the heart of the Gbongan/Ibadan Expressway constructed by the Rauf Aregbesola administration in the State of Osun.

The bridge started late in 2012 is gradually taking shape with construction work nearing finishing touches.

The road will anytime from now be accessible and open to the public.

The photos were taken by Adebayo Rasheed Mabayoje.


Indeed, Aregbesola Is Working, Osun Is Moving!!!!!!!

PHOTONEWS: Osinbajo, Ajimobi, Aregbesola Grace 1st Western Nigeria Youth Summit

Nigeria’s Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi alongside Governor of the State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola on Tuesday attended the Opening Ceremony of the 1st Western Nigeria Youth Summit.

The summit which seeks to provide the agenda of development of the region till the year 2040 is hosted by the State Government of Osun.

The summit is expected to end tomorrow Wednesday at the WOCDIF Events Centre in Osogbo.

Here are photos from the well attended event as captured by Dolapo Julius.

PHOTONEWS: Governor Aregbesola Receives New Assistant Police Commissioner(s)

Governor Rauf Aregbesola of the State of Osun on Tuesday morning at the Government House in Osogbo received the new Assistant Police Commissioner(s) posted to the state.

They were formally shown to the Governor by the State Commissioner of Police, CP Fimihan Adeoye.

The event also attracted the presence of Royal Fathers including the Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdulrasheed Adewale Akanbi among others.

Dolapo Julius captured the moment.

PHOTONEWS: Methodist Church Prays With Gov Aregbesola Plus Jumat Service

Delegated Members of the Methodist Church of Nigeria on Friday gathered for the Annual Prayer visit to Governor of the State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola at the Government House, Osogbo led by most Rev Amos A Akindeko – Archbishop ArchDiocese of Ilesha.

The Governor later joined Muslim faithfuls to observe the two rakat Jumat Prayers at the Central Mosque, Oja-Oba, Osogbo for the first time in 2018.

After the prayers, he was widely acknowledged by the waiting crowd.

Here are photos from the events as captured by Dolapo Julius, Aregbesola’s Photographer

PHOTONEWS: Osun Government Holds 2018 New Year Prayers

The State Government of Osun on Tuesday held the annual Inter-Faith Prayers for the commencement of work in the 2018 Calendar Year.

Governor Rauf Aregbesola who is attending the prayers for the last time as the Chief Executive of the State as his term expires on November 26, 2018.

The event was graced by the Wife of the Governor, Alhaja Sherifat Aregbesola, the Deputy Governor, Mrs Titi Laoye-Tomori, the SSG, Alhaji Moshood Adeoti, Chief of Staff, Alhaji Gboyega Oyetola.

At the event were also Traditional Rulers, Christian, Islamic and Traditional Clerics, Politicians, Civil Servants, Members of the Public.

The event was captured by Adejare Taofeek.

PHOTONEWS: Osun Welcomes 2018 With Electrifying Fireworks

The New Year 2018 was heralded in the State of Osun through electrifying fireworks display at the Freedom Park, Osogbo.

The event encapsulated with performances from different artistes had in attendance Governor Rauf Aregbesola.

The fireworks display is an annual event by the State Government of Osun to herald the New Year since 2011.

The photos are courtesy Taofeek Adejare.

PHOTONEWS: Aregbesola Speaks At Ta’awun 19th Annual Conference

Governor Rauf Aregbesola was on Sunday invited as Guest Speaker by Jama’atu Ta’awunil Muslimeen (Society of Nigeria) at the Closing Ceremony of the 19th Edition of her Annual National Conference in Iwo, State of Osun.

The Governor was joined at the event by dignitaries from all walks of life including the Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdurasheed Adewale Akanbi.

Here are photos from the ceremony as captures by Dolapo Julius

PHOTONEWS: Governor Aregbesola Presents 2018 Budget To Osun Assembly

Governor, State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola on Thursday presented the draft estimates of the 2018 Budget of the state totalling N173 billion to the State House of Assembly.

The budget presentation had in attendance the Wife of the Governor, Mrs Sherifat Aregbesola, the Deputy Governor, Mrs Titi Laoye-Tomori among other stakeholders in the affairs of state.

Here are photos from the epoch making ceremony as captured by Dolapo Julius.

PHOTONEWS: Aare Ona Kakanfo-Elect Visits Governor Aregbesola

The Aare Ona Kakanfo-Elect, Otunba Gani Adams on Wednesday visited Governor, State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola at the Government House in Osogbo. The new Aare Ona Kakanfo who will be installed as the 15th holder of the Yoruba Generalissimo title by the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi has been making visitations to critical stakeholders ahead his assumption of office.

Otunba Gani Adams also interacted with some members of the Osun Executive Council.

Here are photos as taken by Taofeek Adebayo

PHOTONEWS: Osun Christmas Free Train Ride Returns To Lagos

A Cross section of Christmas holiday makers boarding free train ride provided by State Government of Osun from Osogbo to Lagos for the celebration of 2017 Christmas festivities, at Osogbo Railway terminus, Osogbo, on Tuesday 26/12/2017.

Adejare Taofeek took the photos below.