Ibadan's daily Blog


Optimism is the fuel of life!

You should be optimistic about a better city, about a better Ibadan.  See the On going construction works at Apete Bridge, Oluyole, Apata, Challenge, Toll gate, Podo and Efunsetan, Ibadan, Oyo state. FacebookTwitterGoogle+


Two Oyo workers in court for allegedly collecting salaries totaling N60.9m

Two civil servants in Oyo State, Oluwaseun Adegoke and Ojo Olarewaju, were on Wednesday arraigned for allegedly collecting multiple salaries to the tune of N60,990,700. Adegoke and Olarewaju were arraigned before Chief Magistrate A.F. Richard and Chief Magistrate Abdullateef Adebisi respectively at the Iyaganku Magistrates’ Court in Ibadan. Read More FacebookTwitterGoogle+


Oyo Assembly approves N14.1bn FG loan for Ajimobi

The Oyo State House of Assembly has approved the state government’s application for N14.16 billion loan facility from the Federal Government’s N510 billion guaranteed loan. The Assembly had on Tuesday held an emergency plenary to consider the request as contained in a letter sent by the state governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi. The resolution of the Assembly on the loan was part of the conditions set by the Federal Ministry of Finance in granting the loan facility to states. Read More FacebookTwitterGoogle+


Oyo’s proposed return of private schools

A pragmatic proposal to return privately-established schools to their original owners is generating commotion in Oyo State. In the forefront of the resistance to Governor Abiola Ajimobi’s policy are the organised labour, teachers and secondary school pupils. While labour disrupted a roundtable for stakeholders convened by the government, some pupils went on the rampage in Ibadan, the state capital, violently expressing their antagonism. Read More FacebookTwitterGoogle+


I’m a Shooting Stars fan — Pinnick

The president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Mr Amaju Pinnick, has revealed his passion for Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) of Ibadan, saying he is a fan of the Oluyole warlords. He made this known while speaking with journalists during the Nigeria Professional Football League match day 24 clash at the Lekan Salami Stadium, Ibadan, where 3SC settled for a 2-2 draw with FC IfeanyiUbah. Read More FacebookTwitterGoogle+


Trial Of Alleged Husband Killer Stalled In Ibadan

The trial of 28-year-old Yewande Oyediran (nee Fatoki), a lawyer with the Oyo State Ministry of Justice, who was alleged of unlawfully causing the death of Lowo Oyediran, her 38 years old husband, was stalled before the Chief Judge of Oyo State, Justice Muktar Abimbola, on Monday, due to reports that the defendant was ill. Read More FacebookTwitterGoogle+

love story

I didn’t like Ibadan, but I found Love in the City.

This one will surely make all my Ibadan folks giggle. In very recent times, the city of Ibadan has come under intense spotlight for jokes, memes and many other social media sports. It is then worth celebrating to find someone sharing a beautiful love story that stemmed from the ancient city. Enjoy this one, and maybe you just might be next in line to take a trip to Ibadan in search of love. My story begins from the day I received a letter from the head office informing me that I had been transferred to Ibadan, Oyo State. Read More…...


A wet day! (Diary of an Oluyole Babe, Monday 27th June)

Dear diary. Today has been fulfilling. I added 35 new pages to my novel. I have been writing it for almost a year now. The weather was cool all day. I got out of bed some minutes past 7am. I didn’t get to stop writing until 1:45pm. That was when I realized I had done away with breakfast. It was even too late for brunch. I fixed some noodles and egg, well garnished with some ‘shnadine‘ like #Falz will say. The house was noisy and full today. Majority of my housemates were having hangovers…  FacebookTwitterGoogle+


Photography, Videography and Digital Marketing training by Viddosh Media.

Viddosh Media Academy is bringing short termed courses to Ibadan in July. *Introduction to Photography (2 Weeks) *Introduction to Cinematography/Video Production (2 Weeks) *Digital Marketing (2 Weeks) Venue: Dominion Building, Victoryland Complex, Opposite Aare junction, Oluyole Estate, Ibadan. . Start date: July 4th Contact: @viddoshmedia: 08073299264 09033147639 You will be enlightened and envisioned! Viddosh Media Academy . FacebookTwitterGoogle+