osun state map with other state town in nigeria

Osun is an inland state in south-western Nigeria. Its capital is Osogbo. It is bounded in the north by Kwara State, in the east partly by Ekiti State and partly by Ondo State, in the south by Ogun State and in the west by Oyo State. It is estimated that about 6,000,000 million people are living in osun state. Most of the views is taken as a result of the osun state capital environment, Osogbo.

The below highlights reasons for anybody to stay in Osun State.

map of nigeria showing osun staten

1. Fresh opportunities and cheap cost of living

Unlike places like lagos state that is overpopulated and oversaturated with people and businesses, Osun state provides a unique opportunity as lots of things happening in other places are yet to be happening in osun. The cost of living is not high in Osun state. Prices of house rent is cheap compared to other part of nigeria

2. Stable Electricity and good network connectivity

Most part of Osun state have very good electricity especially the state capital, ‘Osogbo’ that boasts of more than 18 hours of electricity on a daily basis. Imagine how much you will be saving to buy fuel to power generator to run your house or business. All the major telecoms network like Airtel, MTN, Etisalat, GLO are all available and in good working capacity.

3. Balanced society

Osogbo, Osun State have a balanced society in that there is not too much of a religion or idea dominating another one. Majority of the population accept humanity first before their various religious beliefs. The major religions are Christianity, Islam and traditional religion.

4. Good civilization

Majority of people in osun state are civilized and knows how to live a proper life in the modern society. Osun people can easily adapt to any new idea due to their level of civilization and open mindedness to new ideology.

5. Good Security

Osogbo, Osun State is a place where security of life and properties is guaranteed relative to what is obtainable in other nigerian state like lagos, rivers, anambra, kaduna etc where human lives seems not very precious and nobody got your back. Your Investments in Osun State is secured because of general stability of the society in Osun State.


This is the little out of abundance of great things happening in Osun State, Nigeria. The above reasons should convince anybody of staying in Osogbo and any other part of Osun State, Nigeria.

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Reference: Osun state wikipedia, Osun.gov.ng