Ibadan's daily Blog


‘I am original. I’m not trying to mimic anyone’-Artist Tkilz.

Ilesanmi Tobilola Aka ‘Tkillz’ is an Ibadan Music artist. He dropped his first single #Intentional recently which became popular so fast that it has taken over the streets, clubs and airwaves in the city and beyond. Whatsupibadan.com Correspondence Olamide Micheal had a chat with the rising star recently at our office where TKillz opened up on varieties of things, from his hobbies which are singing, listening to music and writing to his musical experiences from the past with different studios and also on his recent work on a video that will be dropping very soon. Read more. FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email


Peteru’s “The Emergence” will shut the city of Ibadan down on October 30th

Come 30th of October 2016, Ibadan’s Finest Owomoyela Nifemi popularly known worldwide as PETERU will shut the city down on another new one, coming from ‘The House of Peteru’. THE EMERGENCE will change the game in the city and will put Peteru on another level when it comes to organizing mega events and comedy shows in Ibadan. Read more… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email


University of Ibadan gets 10Mw NGEP solar plant

The Nigerian-German Energy Partnership, NGEP, has installed a 10 megawatt solar plant at the University of Ibadan. The plant, which serves as a pilot project for universities in the country, is to provide electricity for the university and also serve as a training site for engineering students of the institution and technicians. Read More FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email


Ajimobi signs Oyo LCDA bill into law

Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has assented to the bill on the creation of 35 Local Government Development Areas (LCDAs) in the state. Briefing newsmen on Monday after the executive council meeting of the state, the Commissioner for Information, Culture and Tourism Toye Arulogun said that the bill tagged Re-A Law to Further Amend the Local Government Law, 2001 enacted by the state house of assembly gave legal impetus to the creation of LCDAs in the state and it was assented to by the governor on October 6, 2016. Read More FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email


Cement vehicle crushes 4 to death in Ibadan

Tragedy struck on Tuesday morning at Ojaoba area of Ibadan metropolis when the driver of an articulated vehicle conveying cement lost control and crushed four persons to death. An eye witness, Alhaja Amina Biobaku, told the News Agency of Nigeria(NAN) in Ibadan that the incident occurred when the brake of the vehicle failed and the driver lost control, crushing three tricycles as well as one micro taxi cab and ended up in a shop. Read More FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email