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Harnessing the Culture and Tourism Potentials of Oyo state

  Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has reiterated commitment of his administration to harnessing the culture and tourism potentials of the state. Noting that the state boasted of innumerable tourist attraction sites, Ajimobi said the state was ready to partner with genuine investors that will preserve its historical sites, artifacts and monuments. Ajimobi, represented by his deputy, Mr Moses Adeyemo, stated this in Iseyin at the foundation laying ceremony of Aso-Ofi International Tourism Market, held on Saturday. He observed that most of the tourist sites in the state were yet to be maximized to generate revenue, avowing that the state...

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The Opening Day of The Weekend-Long International Aso-Ofi Festival in Iseyin

  Oyo State Deputy Governor, Chief Moses Alake Adeyemo along with senior government officials have arrived the palace of The Aseyin of Iseyin’s Oba (Dr.) Abdulganiyu Adekunle Salau on a courtesy call before going to the venue for the Aso Ofi Festival and Foundation Laying Ceremony of Aso Ofi International Tourism Market Read more: FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

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The Stage Africa brings ‘Hangmen Also Die’ to Ibadan for Independence

THE STAGE AFRICA presents another stage play titled HANGMEN ALSO DIE (return of the suicide squad) By Esiaba Irobi This will be a three day performance running from 29th to 1st of October 2017 live at Mauve 21 Events Center by 5pm daily. The stage play that will feature top Nollywood acts like Adunni Ade, Charles Okocha and Hafeez Oyetoro is set to change the game in stage play performance in the city of Ibadan. Plans are already in top gear to draw a mammoth crowd to the venue for those 3 days of performance. Tickets for the performance ranges...

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Emmanuela Yaboh representing Oyo State becomes MBGN Ecowas ’17

Emmanuella Yaboh who represented Oyo State becomes Miss ECOWAS ’17 in the just concluded MBGN beauty pageant The hard working, beautiful and brilliant lady who has over the years followed her passion in modeling & beauty pageantry has come a long way from Miss Charismatic 2015 to One of the Winners at Miss Grand Nigeria 2016 where she won the 1st runner up as Miss Grand (Tourism ) 2016 and now she becomes the 3rd Runner up as Miss MBGN (Ecowas) 2017 at the Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria 2017 contest yesterday. Congratulations dearie. FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

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LAUGH OUT OF RECESSION is coming to Ibadan!

  Nigeria is rich in oil, agriculture, tourism and other natural resources, but the poverty rate is still very high. The Nation’s economic recession can not be overlooked as even average income earners find it difficult to cope and of course the city of Ibadan is not left out. The need to relax and laugh out from within as a way to unwind can not be overemphasized. “Laugh Out of Recession” is  a night full of comedy and music coming soon in the city of Ibadan. Read more… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

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Do You Think Art can be used For Tourism Promotion In Ibadan?

Tourism simply means people traveling for fun, while some people go on a tour to explore the historical background, traditions, lifestyle, food, and art of a particular city or country. The city of Ibadan has various attractions which are not yet used to the fullest, but can art be added to the list tourist should explore when they visit Ibadan? Read someone’s view on Ibadan as a city of arts which can be worthy of tourism attraction. Ibadan which houses the gallery of World’s Best Artist, Olugenga Akande, at Awolowo Avenue, Bodija Ibadan. Ibadan, as a city of arts, is...

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My Theater dreams might be crazy… – Mister Rain (Stage Play Producer)

Mr. Babatunde Ojobaro a.k.a Mister Rain is the No 1 stage play director in Ibadan; he has directed few known plays in Ibadan and Lagos. He is a mix of stage plays and events. The  happily married director is also a very vibrant actor. He recently had a chat with one of our correspondents at WhatsupIbadan.com office… Can we meet you sir? My name is Mr. Babatunde Bojobaro a.k.a Mister Rain. I am a movie director, a student of Art, actor an MC, PR, comedian, Content for developer, general merchandise. Can you tell us about your background? I grew up...

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My Uniquessness is my flexibility – Music Artiste ‘Tush’.

  Dawud Mubarak Babatunde a.k.a Tush is an Ibadan Afro- hip hop artist with a difference. He is a song writer and musician. Tush is a original Ibadan blood, he has dropped different singles like O daa o, , he recently dropped his single “Come with Somebody”. This song is no1 club rocker and it is for every ears to hear. He recently had a chat at WhatsupIbadan.com office… Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

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Why we are raising Agodi Garden’s status —GQ CEO

Yemi Lawal is an entrepreneur with a vision. His entertainment company, GQ, which started as a relaxation lounge for revellers years ago has blossomed into an outfit with three clubs and lounges, among other businesses. Set to take over Ibadan by opening a new branch at the vast Agodi Gardens. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

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‘Think It’ closes Ibadan down with all white party tomorrow.

The crème of night life kings and queens in Ibadan will, tomorrow, gather at the GQ Club and lounge for the annual all night party. The white party is in its fifth year and has become the toast of upscale revellers around the South-West and poses to be a night to remember, according to the convener, Joseph Ariyo. We are set to bring another unforgettable party for those who love the good life and that was why our sponsor, Ciroc, came on board. This year, we will have 9ice, Fabulous Pizzy, Tuwyze, Peteru, Mspyce, among others take charge of the...