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Aregbosola Offers Free Train Service To Osun Indigenes

Posted: Jul 20, 2015 at 4:54 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)

By Gbenga Faturoti,


Hundreds of Osun Muslims fateful that came to celebrate their Eid-El-Fitri celebration from Lagos and other states went back to their different locations through free rail services provided by the Osun State Government.

The last batch of the people left Osogbo Terminus of Nigeria Railway around 11am where former Commissioner for Commerce, Industries, Cooperatives and Empowerment, Mr. Ismail Alagbada, accompanied by the former Special Adviser in the ministry, Dr. Olalekan Yinusa, Director of Commerce, Mrs. Mary Asaolu, bided them farewell to their destinations.

The state government had provided free rail service for the indigenes of the state from Lagos and other states that want to celebrate the festival in the state.

Former State Commissioner for Commerce, Mr. Ismail Alagbada, said that Osun State was unique, adding that there was no state in the federation that was doing such project.

He enjoined the people to continue to support the administration of Rauf Aregebsola for more dividends of democracy.