Category: Events

THE KICKSTART SEASON 3 BRINGS DREAMS TO REALITY AT THE POST AWARD EVENT.

The glamour was on display as Season 3 of the International Breweries Plc KICKSTART Youth Empowerment Initiative 2018 came to an enthralling climax. The award ceremony and grant presentation took place at the Mauve21 Events Centre, in the heart of the culture rich city of Ibadan, Oyo State. On the 29th of November; 27 outstanding business ideas were rewarded with varying amounts in grants, totaling 29 MILLION NAIRA. Read more… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

Ibadan Indigenes unveil plans to celebrate Ajimobi’s 69th birthday

All plans are set by the Central Council of Ibadan Indigenes for the celebration of the 69th birthday of Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi on December 16 as the council inaugurated  committee saddled with the responsibility of organising the birthday at Ibadan House The President-General CCII, Chief Yemi Soladoye, during the inauguration of the committee on Tuesday said the governor deserved to be celebrated by the council because Ibadan witnessed peace and development during his administration. Soladoye said the Ibadan Foundation for Advanced Democracy would be instituted in honour of Ajimobi. He said, “Almost all politicians of note in the...

All The Photos From 2nd Edition Of Pace Setter Recognition and Entertainment Awards

On the 9th of December 2018, 2nd Edition Of Pace Setter Recognition and Entertainment Awards, PERA was held at Jogor Center, Ibadan,and anchored by Femi Adebayo, Mercy Aigbe alongside Doyin Kukoyi. PERA, a collaborative award between the Oyo State Government through the Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism and C.O.K Media, is established to acknowledge, encourage and celebrate excellence amongst indigenes and residents of Oyo state who have made an indelible mark in their chosen careers. PERA is the largest coming together of Oyo state biggest and brightest entertainment and business stakeholders. There were amazing performances from comedians, singers to...

NBA Ibadan to honour Justice Bamgbose, Justice Adeigbe, SANs at Law Week

The annual law week of the Nigerian Bar Association ( NBA) Ibadan branch begins today at the Aare Afe Babalola Bar Centre, Iyaganku, with the theme: Nation building and the fundamentals of peace and justice. The week will start today with Owolabi Afuye memorial lecture under the chairmanship of the President, Oyo State Customary Court of Appeal, Justice Eni Esan . Prof. Oluyemisi Bamgbose ( SAN) will be the guest lecturer. Wednesday’s session will focus on Criminal justice: the evolving landscape and the Bar perspective, while the second session will look at the ‘Multi-Door Court House in action,’ with a...

Small Doctor thrills music lovers at OmoBetter concert

The street gave a resounding welcome to Popular Nigerian street music singer, Adekunle Temitope, also known as Small Doctor at his ”Omo Better Concert, which also witnessed an impressive turnout and a galaxy of stars who turned up for the show. The Agege Stadium, the venue on Sunday night, December 9th as fans in their thousands tropped out to catch performances from a number of their favourite artists at the behest of one of their very own. The concert which gained heightened expectations following Small Doctor’s recent arrest by the police started off with a number of performances from upcoming...

Fresh FM, Lagelu FM, Femi Adebayo, Taye Currency, others honoured at PERA 2018

Indigenous Radio Stations, Fresh 105.9 FM, Lagelu FM and award winning actor, Femi Adebayo were among the big winners at the just concluded second edition of Pace Setter Recognition and Entertainment Awards (PERA) on Sunday night. The event which held at Jogor Center, Ibadan, was anchored by Femi Adebayo and Mercy Aigbe alongside Doyin Kukoyi. Fresh 105.9 FM floored Splash FM, Beat FM and Jamz Fm to win Most Popular Radio Station of the year and Chi Chi of Fresh 105.9 FM also won Best Radio Presenter (Pidgin), Oloruntoba Yussuf of Beat FM won Best Newscaster, Olawale Hamzat won Best...

Celebrities, OAps, influencers, others to get PERA today

All is set for second edition of Pacesetter Entertainment and Recognition Awards PERA 2018, where about 30 indigenes and residents of Oyo State will be honored after voting was closed. PERA has been established to acknowledge, encourage and celebrate excellence amongst indigenes and residents of Oyo state who have made an indelible mark in their chosen career. The award is to recognises the role of culture and entertainment in the economy of any state, a collaborative award between the Oyo State Government through the Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism and C.O.K Media. The PERA, is today holding at the...

World Twins Festival holds in Igboora, Oyo.

ABOUT two thousand and thirty-four set of twins and tens of multiple births converged in Igboora, the capital of Ibarapa Central local Government area of Oyo State on Saturday to participate in the maiden edition of the Oyo State Twins Festival. Read more… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email