Tagged: Bodija

Mild Drama as Fire alarm goes off at Gtbank Bodija today.

Mild Drama as Fire alarm goes off at GTBank Bodija Today. You all know how banking halls get to be jam-packed on a Monday morning right? Now imagine a rumour of a fire outbreak right inside a fully packed banking hall! Can you imagine the commotion! Read more… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

Ram sellers decries low turnout of sallah ram patronage.

Ram sellers in various markets in Ibadan on Friday decried low patronage, barely a week to the Eid-el-Kabir celebrations. Some markets in the area, reports that ram sellers were seen discussing the development. At Temidire 30-30 in Bodija, Akinyele, Liberty road and Mokola, rams were seen in various sizes tied to stomps with no buyers in sight. The Baale of ram sellers at Temidire 30-30 market, Bodija, Alhaji Abdulrasak Adeyemo, also decried the low turnout of ram buyers this year. “Sallah celebration is some days away from now and the market is low, no buyer at all compared to last...

#MyIbadan: is the place I call home no matter where I am in the world.

  Today, Adedamola Adedotun Layade a.k.a Damouche speaks… I was born in UCH Ibadan some 3Xyears ago. I grew up a Bodija boy so it’s safe to say that I am a bonafide Ibadan boy. #MyIbadan is the place I call home no matter where I am in the world, the place that resonates with culture, art and history. The only city where you get amala to fele bi eti with gbegiri and omi obe (whether at Inastrait, Iya Ope, Iya Adija or the new wave Skye Bank amala in Bodija.. wonderful and hardworking people and beautiful women. Also, the...

Thief sentenced to 20 hours community service

A Senior Magistrate’s court sitting at Iyaganku in Ibadan, on Monday sentenced one Ibrahim Yahaya to 20 hours community service for stealing two fowls. The Senior Magistrate, Mrs. Munirat Giwa-Babalola, who handed down the sentence after Yahaya pleaded guilty to stealing two cocks, ordered that the punishment be served across four days at five hours per day. Ibrahim, a resident of 30-30 area of Bodija, had been arraigned over a one-count of theft of two fowls. According to the Police Prosecutor, Mr Oluseye Oyebanji, the convict, on July 20, stole two fowls valued at N4,000, belonging to one Oladele Abiodun,...

Fund LAUTECH Project: Ladoja, Accord lawmakers donate N5.8m

Efforts of the alumni of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomosho, to raise N1billion to save the institution from its current financial crisis and restore its lost glory got a big boost on Wednesday, as a former governor of Oyo State, Senator Rashidi Ladoja, donated N5.84 million to the initiative. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

Eat Your Heart Out This Valentine at Soups n Sauces Bodija

Ibadan, soups_n_sauces is where you should be today with your loved ones!  Eat your hearts out today Soups_n_sauces restaurant. Don’t miss the menu for the day which are 1. Grilled Tilapia fish, Fresh Fish, Croaker Fish with roasted plantain sauce and a free glass of wine just for couples just at 3,500 naira 2.Fried Tanzanian Jollof Rice with Chicken/beef/fish and coleslaw plus free drinks for couples just at 2,000 naira. 3 . Chinese Basmati Chilli Chicken/beef sauce and coleslaw with free drinks for couples just at 2,500 naira. We are located at No. 7 Aare Avenue New Bodija, Ibadan. Oyo...

I was invited to join Eiye cult group —Suspect

A 30-year-old man, Jimoh Taoreed, who disappeared with a van used to distribute sachet water produced by his employer, the Anglican Diocese, at Bodija area of Ibadan, Oyo State, barely 24 hours after he was employed, has been arrested by the Oyo State Police Command. Disclosing the arrest of the suspect to Crime Reports during a press briefing last Monday, the Oyo State Commissioner of Police, Mr Leye Oyebade, said that investigation revealed that the suspect had an ulterior motive when he applied for the job of a driver, as he gave his name as Saheed Popoola and said that...

EccoHub is set to change the face of Ibadan Tech Hubs

The stage is set for the official opening of EccoHUB, the first all inclusive hub right here in the city of Ibadan holding on the 15th July 2016. EccoHUB situated at Brick 11 Okunola Abbass, Off Oluyole Road, New Bodija is a hub that came at the right time when the need for a full service hub  is required in the city of Ibadan. Read more… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email