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Oyo restricts movement on Saturday for LGs election

The Oyo State Independent Electoral Commission on Wednesday anounced that there will be vehicular restriction between 8am and 3pm on Saturday May 12, 2018 during the conduct of the local governent election in the state. FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

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Ibadan residents clamours for more CVR centres.

Residents of Ibadan, Oyo State, have called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to create additional Continuous Voters Registration (CVR) centres in every ward in the country to enable more eligible voters to register and vote in the future elections. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

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2019: 34 governorship aspirants warm up in Oyo

Even though, the electoral umpire, Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, is yet to blow whistle to kick start campaign for the 2019 general election, politicians are already forming alliances to show the ruling party the way out of Agodi Government House. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

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LG workers protest over autonomy

Over 800 staff of the Oyo State local government staff under the aegis of National Union of Local Government Employees, NULGE, today protested in the major streets of Ibadan demanding for autonomy of the third tier of government in the state. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

A poster reading 'Register to vote' is displayed aiming at encouraging the population to take part in the forthcoming voter's registration in Abuja on January 13, 2011.    Nigeria's ruling party will pick on January 13, 2011 a presidential candidate  for April's landmark elections amid a surge in violence and divisions between the mainly Muslim north and predominately Christian south. AFP PHOTO PIUS UTOMI EKPEI (Photo credit should read PIUS UTOMI EKPEI/AFP/Getty Images)

Oyo has recorded 43,963 new voters so far ― INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Oyo State has registered a total of 43,963 new voters since the Continued Voter Registration exercise commenced nationwide on April 27, 2017, the commission disclosed on Wednesday. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

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Crack in Oyo Accord as party holds parallel congresses

There are cracks in Oyo State Accord party, as parallel ward congresses held across the state at the weekend. The party is the major opposition against the administration of Governor Abiola Ajimobi. Many aspirants had left the party before the general election, accusing its leader, ex-Governor Rashidi Ladoja, of singlehandedly picking candidates. Two parallel congresses were held across most of the 33 local governments on Saturday, it was learnt. Read More FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

Photo: Ajimobi receives certificate from INEC

Photo: Ajimobi receives certificate from INEC

Oyo State Governor and winner of last Saturday’s gubernatorial election, Senator Abiola Ajimobi (centre) displaying his certificate of return collected from the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Ibadan on Friday. He is flanked by his wife, Mrs. Florence Ajimobi (right), his deputy, Chief Moses Alake Adeyemo (left) INEC National Commissioner for Oyo, Ogun and Ekiti States, Prof. Lai Olurode (second left) and the Resident Electoral Commissioner for Oyo State, Ambassador Rufus Akeju. FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email