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Oyetola tasks Osun residents on flood control

Gboyega Oyetola

Gov. Adegboyega Oyetola of Osun has urged residents of the state to cooperate with government in prevention of flood disaster and other environmental hazards. Governor Gboyega Oyetola of Osun State Oyetola made the call  during an engagement meeting with the Young Farmers Association (YFA), Osun Chapter, on Thursday, September 2, 2021 in Osogbo, the state capital. The governor was represented at ...

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NESREA seals off three facilities in Ondo, eight in Osun, seven in Rivers and Enugu

NESREA

The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA), on Wednesday, August 11, 2021, sealed off three factories in Ondo State, for illegal operations and violations of environmental laws of Nigeria. NESREA officials sealing off a facility in Rivers State Speaking in Ore, shortly after the operation, Mr Kolawole Joshua, Head, Conservation Managing Division, NESREA, said that owners of the ...

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Osun inaugurates committee to address mining pollution

Gboyega Oyetola

Gov. Gboyega Oyetola of Osun State on Wednesday, April 21, 2021 inaugurated the state’s Minerals Regulations and Environmental Management Committee. Governor Gboyega Oyetola of Osun State Oyetola, during the inauguration in Oshogbo, the state capital, said that the committee was saddled with responsibilities of sanitising the state’s resource climate. It is also to resolve the extant challenges being faced on ...

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Osun farmers seek govt’s intervention to ameliorate poor rainfall in 2020

Gboyega Oyetola

The Chairman, All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN), Osun Chapter, Alhaji Sulaimon Araokanmi, on Tuesday, January 12, 2021 called on government to assist farmers with irrigation systems, to increase their productivity. Governor Gboyega Oyetola of Osun State Speaking in Osogbo, the state capital, on the activities and challenges farmers faced in their operation in 2020, Araokanmi said lack of adequate ...

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Aregbesola raises concern over stormy rainfall, changing climate

Rauf Aregbesola, governor of Osun State

Governor of Osun State, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has associated the incessant stormy rainfall being experienced in the country to the much-talked-about negative impacts of man on the environment. The governor stated this recently during a courtesy visit and the opening ceremony of the Osun Architects’ Sustainable Information Synthesis Forum in Osogbo. He attributed much of the destruction of the global ...

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Osun adopts measures to curb deforestation

Gov.-Rauf-Aregbesola

Governor of Osun State, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, on Tuesday reiterated the commitment of his administration to agriculture and forestry development for the attainment of self-sufficiency in the production of staple commodities. The governor stated this at the opening session of a public hearing by the Inter-ministerial Committee‎ on report of illegal entry and farming on Shasha Forest in Ile-Ife at ...

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Osun Land Use Charge Bill becomes law

Rauf Aregbesola, governor of Osun State

Governor of Osun State, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, on Tuesday said never will his administration base the execution of its programmes on allocations from federal revenues allocations again. The governor, at the signing into law of the Osun State Land Use Charge Bill at the Executive Chambers of the Governor’s Office in Osogbo, stated that previous and present administrations had so ...

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Land title to be granted within 90 days in Osun – Aregbesola

Rauf Aregbesola, governor of Osun State

Governor of Osun State, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has assured investors and residents in the state of speedy processing of Certificates of Occupancy (C-of-Os) to legitimately acquired property within 90 days of commencement of processing. The governor stated this recently at the presentation of a N50 million cheque in support of Osun Certificate of Occupancy Fast track project (OCOFO) by Sterling ...

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Osun identifies 60 million active cocoa trees

cocoa plantation

Revenues from cocoa and other prominent farms produce in which Osun State has comparative advantages have great capacities to turn around the economy and fortunes of the state if pursued with renewed vigor. Governor of Osun State, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, who stated thisrecently, assured that his administration would leave no stone unturned to make the state great again, hence the ...

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N11 billion Osun MKO Abiola Airport reaches 25% completion

MKO-Abiola

Against the background of controversy surrounding the MKO Abiola International Airport, Ido-Osun in Osun State, the consultant engineer to project, Wemimo Adebajo, has revealed that the airport when completed will rank among airports with the longest runways in Nigeria. Adebajo, an engineer, stated recently during an inspection tour of facilities at the airport with journalists that the present site of ...

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