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Oyo 2019: Can Ibadan retain power?

Political activities are gathering momentum traction in Oyo State as politicians are gearing up for the next general elections, which are expected to hold in February, 2019. Governorship aspirants are multiplying. many of the rely on the strength of their constituencies or political parties. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

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5,000 Ibadan traders to benefit from loan scheme

The member representing Ibadan Noth-East/Ibadan South-East Federal Constituency, Honourable Adedapo Lam-Adesina, has said that about 5,000 traders and artisans from market associations, cooperative societies and artisan groups are to benefit from a loan scheme he facilitated. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

Robbers, reptiles invade Lam Adesina Estate in Ibadan

Robbers, reptiles invade Lam Adesina Estate in Ibadan

By Mutiu Ganiyu It was conceived as a safe haven to ac­commodate residents of Ibadan squeezed by the congestion and overcrowding of the city. Begun under the administration of former governor of Oyo State, the late Alhaji Lamidi Adesina, Ajoda New Town Development Housing Scheme, later named the Lam Adesina Estate, Eg­beda, has, just a little over a decade after occupiers moved in, turned into a haunt for reptiles, weeds and robbers that terrorize residents of the estate. Residents blamed the situation on alleged abandon­ment of the estate by the Oyo State Housing Corporation (OYSHC), which built the estate and...

I’m the greatest beneficiary of Lam’s political influence – Ajimobi

I’m the greatest beneficiary of Lam’s political influence – Ajimobi

By Tunde Ogunesan and Dare Adekanmbi Oyo State governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has declared that he is the greatest beneficiary of the late former governor of Oyo State, Alhaji Lamidi Onaolapo Adesina’s political influence, by becoming the state governor in 2011. Ajimobi made this disclosure on Monday at the Lekan Salami Sports Complex, Adamasingba, Ibadan, during the one year remembrance for the former All Progressives Congress (APC) leader in the state. Governor Ajimobi revealed how the late Lam, as a leader of the party, tactically calmed him whenever he visited him at his Felele residence. Read More FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

Tinubu, governors for Lam Adesina’s remembrance today

Tinubu, governors for Lam Adesina’s remembrance today

By Tayo Johnson Southwest governors and former Lagos State Governor Bola Tinubu are today expected at the first memorial anniversary of former Oyo State Governor Lam Adesina. Also expected are former Oyo State Governors Omololu Olunloyo, Rashidi Ladoja and Adebayo Alao-Akala; the Aare Musulumi of Yorubaland, Alhaji Abdulazeez Arisekola-Alao and a former Secretary to the State Government, Chief Michael Koleosho, among others. Read More FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email