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Makeup tricks that make you look younger

YES! taking care of your skin, body, and mind is important, and a PMA (aka “positive mental attitude”) can make all the difference. Doing and having all those things can help you look and feel younger. But then, there are also plenty of makeup tricks and tips that can assist with this process. In addition to drinking lots of water and avoiding greasy, fried foods, you can use products to your advantage. A generally healthy lifestyle and knowledge of how to effectively use both skincare and color products are the most critical elements of the regimen. Tie it all together...


Mistakes you’re making when cleaning your home — and how to fix them

How to really mop a hardwood floor Oh mopping, the worst of all chores. But with a few simple rules, you can get the job done in no time. Clean before you mop. Mopping isn’t a one-stop shop for cleaning the floors. Always sweep, dust mop or vacuum to remove large pieces of debris and stray hair. Mop in sections. Don’t set out to clean the entire floor at once. Place the mop in bucket, wring out semi dry and no matter what kind of floor you have, tackle it in sections. Mop a small area, rinse your mop completely,...


OYSG embraces mineral resources to boost investment

 The Oyo State Gvernment (OYSG) has said that it is set to boost the investment sector in the State by utilizing available mineral resources in the state, assuring that enabling environment has been created for would be investors. Governor Abiola Ajimobi through his Special Adviser on Solid Minerals, Hon Matthew Oyedokun stated this on Tuesday, adding that the state government has updated the database on mineral resources deposited in the state. According to him, the State is blessed with minerals resources such as Talc and Talcose body, Feldspar, Granite, Quartz, Mica, Marble/Dolomite, Iron Stone, Gemstone, Gold among others, explaining that these...


Oyo state government, rehabilitate Ido-Omi-Adio road

 I want to use this opportunity to call on the Oyo State government and the Ido Local Government to rehabilitate the Ido-Omi-Adio road as well as the Ido-Eruwa Road. There is no denying the fact that Ido is an agrarian community where many farms are located, and the bad road is making it difficult for farm produce to be transported to the major cities across the state, particularly Ibadan. I believe that the major reason this road has been left unattended to is because the people no longer have a say in who rules them at the local government level....


Oyo government pays 4months salary in two months

 The Oyo State Government has reiterated that it is committed to the welfare of its staff and concrete arrangements have been put in place to ensure that it clears the salary arrears of its workers’ and pensioners, saying that payment of October and November salaries have been made as further demonstration of its commitment to improving the lives of the people and the welfare of its workers especially in these times of economic recession. The state Commissioner for Information, Culture and Tourism, Mr Toye Arulogun, who reaffirmed the government’s commitment to the payment of workers’ salaries, explained that despite the...


Oyo state government, attend to this community

I want to ask the Oyo State government, under the leadership of Senator Abiola Ajimobi, to help us repair and dredge the Aworere river in our community. Aworere is the only river linking about six communities, namely Aba elesin, Oho, Jankata, Kuola, Idi Obi and Aba Bola,  together in Omi -Ido Local Council Development Area (LCDA) of Oyo State. In September 2016, following a heavy downpour, about 50 buildings were devastated in the community. Our cows, goats, sheep and fish ponds were swept away by the flood. The usual minor repairs being carried out by resident themselves  no longer yield...


Say good-bye to your crinkly, balled-up linens with this quick and easy method.

What You Need fitted sheet flat surface Follow These Steps Drape the sheet over your hands.With the top two corners inside out and the elastic edge facing you, hold the fitted sheet with one hand in each of the top corners. Fold in half and tuck in corners.Fold the sheet in half vertically, flipping the right corner over the left to create a pocket. Turn the sheet 180 degrees and create a second pocket up top. (If your sheet has gathered sides, tuck them into each other.) Fold in half again.Readjust your hold so there are two corners over your left...


Health Today: Eight home remedies for treating a cold

At some point, almost everyone gets a cold. Colds are caused by a virus, which means an antibiotic is not an effective treatment. Colds are so common that according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), adults can expect to get about two colds per year. Although a cold is usually not dangerous, it can leave a person feeling awful. There is currently no cure for a cold but there are several home remedies that may reduce symptoms. Symptoms of a cold include a sore throat, nasal congestion, coughing and aches and pains. Fortunately, most home remedies do...


Oyo Assembly members question PPP plan for technical university

Process of amending the 2012 law establishing the technical university, Ibadan, Oyo State, commenced at Tuesday’s plenary of the state House of Assembly with members raising questions over the modalities for public/private partnership in the running of the university. FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email