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Epidemic Looms As Refuse Takes Over Ibadan

Palpable fear of possible outbreak of contagious diseases has struck the residents of Ibadan, the capital of Oyo State as major streets in the ancient city have been taken over by refuse. It was  gathered that refuse dump sites across the city have not been evacuated for days as residents lined up the median of the major roads with garbage and corpse of destitute. Many visitors to the ancient city during the last Christmas and New Year festivities, it was gathered, were taken aback at the sorry state of the political capital of the Yoruba race. Read More FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

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Agency takes literacy campaign to markets in Oyo

Recently, Oyo State Agency For Non- Formal Education alongside some allied agencies at the  state and federal level visited some markets in the state  to emphasise the importance of literacy. The  literacy campaign and sensitisation in Bodija, Oje and  Oja’ba  markets in Ibadan and others across the state was part  of activities  marking this year’s International   Literacy  Day in the state  in line with  the mandate of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) and the National Commission for Mass Literacy. Read More FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

NURHI takes family planning message, service to markets

NURHI takes family planning message, service to markets

By Adewale Oshodi In a bid to take the family planning message and service closer to the people, the Nigerian Urban Reproductive Health Initiative (NURHI) recently concluded its awareness and service week, where family planning specialists and service officials were deployed to major markets around Ibadan metropolis. About eight markets, among which were Ayeye, Oje, Oranyan, Sango, Agbeni, benefited from this programme. With this development, therefore, women who otherwise found it difficult to go to health facilities to obtain family planning services saw it as an opportunity brought to their doorstep. While speaking on the essence of taking the message...

6 Best Places to Shop in Ibadan

6 Best Places to Shop in Ibadan

Via https://owambecode.wordpress.com/ Lemme go straight to the point. Sometimes you really want to get the good stuff at good prices and at the convenient place, not some online portal?! We have not come to a comfort zone in that area yet. But you want to shop especially in Ibadan, not Lagos o and you are wondering where to go to get what, you’re itching for someone to tell you. Well, TADA! In your face! These are places you can get what at good prices in IBADAN, Oyo state, Nigeria, Africa, Earth, Solar system…What’s the name of our galaxy or what...