Tagged: oje


Olubadan tests popularity through road-show, pledges never to surrender sovereignty to any Oba.

The cold war between the Olubadan of Ibadanland, His Imperial Majesty, Oba Saliu Adetunji and Governor Abiola Ajimobi over the review of 1957 Olubadan Chieftaincy Declaration which led to the installation of 21 new kings by Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State on Sunday, took a new dimension yesterday, as the paramount ruler, who was opposed to the move, tested his popularity by staging a road-show to most parts of the city.  The monarch reportedly visited major markets and roads across Ibadan metropolis to affirm to the people that the ascendancy plan being operated would not be tinkered with by...

Mr Tunez

#MyIbadan: Life in #MyIbadan is affordable and it has life value – Mr Tunez.

Today, Babatunde Akinayajo a.k.a Mr Tunez speaks… My name is Tunez and I am a filmmaker and also an entrepreneur.  I was born and bred in the city of Ibadan. I have spent over two decades of my life here in Ibadan. I am proudly a resident of Ibadan,  I have explored the nooks and crannies of this great city, from the extremely indigenous far ends like Itamaya, Amuloko, Lafiaji and Kukumada to the beautiful and serene estates. I am so familiar with Ibadan such that I can manoeuvre my way from UI to Oje down to beere market without...


Oyo government, remove this obstruction

I want to express my feelings on the illegal taxi park now causing obstruction at the Sango/Polytechnic junction in Ibadan, Oyo state. Anybody passing from Mokola to the University of Ibadan will notice the entrance of the popular motor park at Sango where vehicles plying The Polytechnic, Ibadan, Beere, Oje, Gate and Iwo Road pick and drop passengers and their wares. Over the years, the motor park in question had provided opportunities to vehicles plying the above routes to pick and drop passengers without any hindrance to traffic. But surprisingly, a taxi park has recently sprung up at the entrance...