Today, fashion Icon Tinu Smith speaks… My name is Tinu Smith an entrepreneur in the city of Ibadan. This is Ibadan my ancient city, full of life and incredible prospects. Ibadan indeed is the pacesetter state. This might sound far fetched to some but I strongly believe this is true. I have woken up to the cool sound of this beautiful city for the past 27 years, sowing on its soil and eating its fruits. Dreaming great ideas and birthing them. I believe in Ibadan, I gave much to my city and its giving back to me. All the old...
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Mr Ademola Odunade, the President of Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan, on Monday dissolved a four-year-old marriage between Mariam and her husband, Ahmed Afolabi, due to blood incompatibility. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email
Northern elders and youths have cautioned the Yoruba, their South East and South South neighbours over their clamour for the country’s restructuring, as well as return to the 1963 constitution. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email
Drivers, passengers escape death on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway accident on Monday Drivers of a car and a jeep, alongside their passengers, escaped death in a road accident on Monday morning, along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. It had been a rainy morning and the grounds had been slippery. Visibility was also affected. Eye witnesses said the vehicles collided, sending the jeep to spinning out of control, which it finally rested precariously on the railings of the long bridge. Officials of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) were on hand to attend to the accident which did not cost any life to be...
Some Mogajis (Family Heads) in Ibadan on Sunday declared their support for the review of the Ibadan Chieftaincy Declaration, spearheaded by Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email
THE Oyo State Police Command has arrested a 32-year-old man, Olalekan, allegedly caught with a human head in nylon. The suspected ritualist, according to the Public Relations Officer, SP Adekunle Ajisebutu, was arrested at Modina area, Idi-Aro, Ibadan at about 6.30a.m. The arrest of the suspect followed information by members of the public, who raised the alarm over his strange and suspicious movement. Consequently, policemen attached to the Idi-Aro Police Division, mobilised and promptly raced to the scene, where the suspect was eventually arrested with the exhibit. During interrogation, the suspect disclosed that the exhibit was given to him by...
INEC National Commissioner in charge of Oyo, Osun and Ekiti, gave the assurance in Ibadan after declaring open a one –day Implementing Meeting on INEC Weekly Radio Programme. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email
Last Thursday, Yoruba leaders in the South-west region converged on the Adamansingba Stadium, Ibadan, Oyo State for a summit tagged ‘Restructuring: The Yoruba Agenda 2017’ held to define the region’s position on the topical issue of restructuring. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email
HIS Excellency, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, the Governor, and by the Grace of The Almighty, the “Constituted Authority” of Oyo State, changed the 197-year history of the monarchy in Ibadan by minting 21 additional Kings where only one had existed. READ MORE… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email
Adeyemo is a rapidly developing area in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. One of the locations in Molete, the area is peopled by inhabitants of different ethnic backgrounds. The residents apparently support the Senator Abiola Ajimobi-led government’s transformation agenda. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email