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Oyo State Wins Bademosi U-19 Cricket Tourney

 The Oyo State cricket team on Sunday won the first Jide Bademosi U-19 cricket tournament after beating Ogun by 78 runs in a nail-biting final played at the Liberty Stadium Cricket Oval, Ibadan. The victorious Oyo State team was made to sweat for the top prize as it was pushed to the limit in the match that attracted a large turnout of cricket enthusiasts from Lagos, Ogun, Osun and neighbouring Ekiti. Ogun State won the toss but elected to field first. Oyo scored an impressive 191 for the loss of 5 in 40 overs. The star act for Team Oyo...

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Photo Flash: The 2017 Easter Fiesta at Palms Mall

The 2017 Easter FUN was a boredom disconnection on Easter Monday. The event which took place at Palms shopping mall opposite Invivo corner took the floor with shoppers having all round fun. The program started at 1:00pm with flash mob, the flash mob too the floor with a surprise and left memorable  landmark. There were special appearances like the Cymbals dance crew, the Jesus Rapper and lots more… The Flash Mob got the mall started with dancers and people who joined them to dance. The Rain Choir opened the ground with songs to paint the day Easterious (LOL) The dance...

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Corps member renovates prison cells in Ibadan

Mr Christopher Ehizibolo, a  National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) member serving in Oyo State, has renovated a building converted to a library at the Agodi Prisons, Ibadan. The 2016/2017 Batch A, Stream 2, corps member, also donated educational materials including books for inmates. The corps member equally donated a 3.5KVA generator to the prisons. He has also undertaken to paint the prison cells. Speaking at the inauguration of the project on Thursday at the Agodi Prisons, Ehizibolo said that the initiative was borne out of his compassion for inmates. The corps member added that the project was part of his...

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Laffmattaz 7th Edition made the day on Easter sunday in Ibadan

Laffmattaz was a grand success and words do not suffice to express his grattitude for the tremedous support shown to him in the 2017 edition. Without any doubt, Laffmattaz in Ibadan was really Loud Gidi Gan because you were a part of it.   Faces that rocked the day. Was that joke that boring? The father of action looking all funky and funny.    OMG! And he officially did the grand proposal. This so lovely. It is official. That moment when hug just says it all.   The armies of comedians and artist who made that day awesome. I cannot...

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Ibadan and an evening of poetry in honour of Niyi Osundare

On World Poetry Day, Ibadan had an indelible literary event in celebration of Prof. Niyi Osundare, who recently turned 70. The symbolic event was held at the historic Faculty of Arts Quadrangle, where Osundare and other eminent literary pioneers like Chinua Achebe, Wole Soyinka, JP Clark, Christopher Okigbo and many others cut their teeth in literary scholarship. More than 50 literary enthusiasts and poetry lovers graced the event. It was anchored by Prof. Remi Raji, who spoke about the twin celebration of World Poetry Day and Osundare, whose birthday was the pivotal reason for the gathering. Among those who performed...

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Exploring the Songhai option for Oyo Agricultural evolution in Ibadan

 IF there is anything that occupies the mind of the Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi today, it is how to explore the agricultural potentials of the state to rescue it from the current economic downturn and turn around its fortunes. It is noteworthy that the state is blessed with the largest landmass of 28,454 square kilometer, which makes it unarguably the largest in the entire Southern part of the country. with this advantage of vast arable lands, Oyo State has available water bodies of no fewer than 22 dams, coupled with the largest concentration of agricultural research institutes. These...

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Free Entertainment This Easter

Ibadan, it will be awesome this Monday at the palms mall! 👏👏 You can’t afford to miss this! Come along for a cool hangout with your favorite people amidst music, dance, drama skits and lots more!!! This is a FREE SHOW💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻. Come enjoy beautiful Easter music, take pictures and get tagged on social media. Also there will be lots of freebies for kids . Date: 17th April, 2017 Time:1pm Prompt Venue: Palms mall You Wouldn’t wanna Miss Out of This Holy Monday Fun!! For further details call Glory Omoregie on 08033177492❤ (Edited By Olamide Michael) FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

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Mastering Humour To Become The Best Teacher

“A good teacher is loved by his students and is a prized asset to his or her employer because he makes both of them happy. Read More… He also uses his skills and personality to enhance productivity and profitability.” Are you a teacher? School teacher, Lecturer, Tutor, Sunday School teacher, Trainer or Instructor in or around Ibadan? Will you like to be the best teacher to your students and your employers? Will you like to gain complete mastery of the age long magic of best teachers; HUMOUR? If yes, then seize this golden opportunity to be part of the one-day...

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Global shapers Ibadan: WE HAVE A VENUE CHANGE!

Hello All, WE HAVE A VENUE CHANGE! Based on logistics, we have moved our conference venue to Nustreams Cultural Center, Km 110, Alalubosa, Dugbe to Apata Rd, Ibadan. We are sorry for the slight change. Please, share this message for anyone who didn’t get our mail! Thank you. (Edited By Olamide Michael) FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email