Former governor of Oyo State and gubernatorial candidate of the Action Democratic Party (ADP), in the March 2 election, Chief Christopher Adebayo Alao-Akala, on Thursday promised to pay workers in the state the N30, 000 minimum wage when elected governor of the state. Alao-Akala made this declaration while speaking at the flag-off of the ADP campaigns in Ibadan, state capital. At the event were Senatorial candidates of the party for Oyo Central, Hon. Temitope Olatoye, Oyo South Dr. Fola Akinosun and other candidates of the party in the 2019 general elections. Alao-Akala, while addressing thousands of members and supporters the...
A former Governor of Oyo State and Action Democratic Party (ADP) gubernatorial candidate in the 2019 general elections, Chief Christopher Adebayo Alao-Akala, on Tuesday said only experienced hand like him should be elected in the forthcoming March 2nd gubernatorial election. Alao-Akala said that this was necessary to ensure that the people of the state “reap real dividends of democracy”. He made these declarations while speaking at a meeting of ADP candidates for this year’s general elections, chaired by the State Chairman of the party, Mr Folaranmi Owolabi, in Ibadan, the state capital. He said his experience as a former governor...
Information reaching us has it that the authorities of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology Ogbomoso has increased students school fees from 75k to 250k. Read what the school registrar wrote below: Read more… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email
The Oyo State Government has approved N1.9 billion for the rehabilitation of 100 selected public schools across the state. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email
The stake is high. The sky is so unclear. The future of a potentially boisterous and prosperous state looks uncertain. Yet the gladiators are many and the battle ahead promises to be explosive. The coming 2019 race is one gubernatorial election that will shape so many things and indeed the future of the Pace-Setters state. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email
OYO State government has commenced the process of resuscitating and transforming the Fashola Farms, Oyo, and International Cattle and Produce Market, Ogbomoso. The Commissioner for Agriculture, Natural Resources and Rural Development, Mr Oyewole Oyewumi, made the disclosure at the weekend, reaffirming the readiness of the state government to partner with private investors/organisations to revive its moribund industries. Oyewumi, at the opening of the bids on the transformation of Fasola Farm, Oyo and International Cattle and Produce Market, Ogbomoso, held at the Conference Room of the Ministry of Agriculture, assured that government property and assets would be adequately utilized. According to...
DIGNITARIES from all walks of life, including Chieftains of the All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday stormed the ancient town of Ogbomoso to grace the 5th edition of Senator Abdulfatai Buhari Ramadan Lecture. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email
THE 67th birthday celebration of Otunba Adebayo Alao Akala, the erstwhile governor of Oyo State was supposed to be a low key party, but the numbers of birthday cakes presented to the Ogbomoso born politician makes it elaborate as the big birthday bash was very unexpected. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email
Chances of governorship aspirants from the Oke-Ogun Area of Oyo State including the Minister of Communication, Barrister Adebayo Shittu is now brighter at 2019 governorship poll has the state governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi has expressed support for the agitation of the zone to produce the next governor of the state. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email
Process of amending the 2012 law establishing the technical university, Ibadan, Oyo State, commenced at Tuesday’s plenary of the state House of Assembly with members raising questions over the modalities for public/private partnership in the running of the university. FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email