The Oyo State Government has approved N1.9 billion for the rehabilitation of 100 selected public schools across the state. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email
Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has appointed his Deputy, Chief Moses Adeyemo; Secretary to the State Government, Mr. Olalekan Alli, Chief Imam of Ibadan, Sheik Abduganiyu Abubakar, Special Adviser on Communication and Strategy, Mr. Yomi Layinka and 235 others as Justices of Peace, JPs. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Thursday in Ibadan said that the bogus earnings of National Assembly members portrayed them as a “bunch of unarmed robbers.” Obasanjo, spoke at a public presentation of a book written by Prof. Mark Nwagwu, titled, ‘I am Kagara, I Weave the Sands of Sahara,’ in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. He also called on the Federal Government to respect the agreement it signed with the Academic Staff Union of Universities, saying that the Federal Government put itself in a corner by entering into the agreement without full consultation. He said, “Government allows itself to be...
Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) head coach, Fatai Amoo has said his side’s victory in the Aiteo Cup clash against Dynamite FC is a big boost going into the top-flight tie against Nasarawa United. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email
As part of ongoing spirited efforts to de-congest the prisons, Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has assented to the community service punishment law, in which convicts will undertake hours of community service for minor offences, instead of prison terms. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email
Last week, two construction companies handling rehabilitation and expansion works on the Lagos-Ibadan highway, Reynolds Construction Company and Julius Berger, abandoned work on the road, citing poor funding. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email
Members of the Senate Committee on Land Transport and Foreign and Local Debt have expressed delight with the progress of the Lagos-Ibadan railway modernization project. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email
On Tuesday, Oyo State Joint Security Task Force, a.k.a Operation Burst” supposedly commanded the sucking of a lady’s breast as a way of punishment for indecent dressing. The Governor of the state, Abiola Ajimobi re-launched on August 4th, a group made of Soldiers, Policemen, Air Force , SSS and NSCDC, to quell indecency and crime in the state. Ever since their launching, they have dealt with people they supposed to have dressed inappropriately. According to reports from The Nation in 2011, ladies wearing short skirts or trousers, men who ears earrings, Afro styles and dreadlocks are being punished by the...
Adetunji gave the commendation on Tuesday when the General Officer Commanding, 2 Division, Ibadan, Maj-Gen Martins Abraham, paid him a visit at his Popoyemoja, Ibadan palace. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email
The University of Ibadan (UI) chapter of the union yesterday wrote the vice chancellor of the institution, Prof. Idowu Olayinka, intimating him of its participation in the exercise, which it described as total, comprehensive and indefinite from Sunday, August 13, 2017. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email