Tagged: Oyo State Government

Osinbajo inaugurates shared facilities for MSMEs in Ibadan

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Saturday inaugurated Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) Shared Facilities for Fashion, Style and Shea Butter production in Ibadan, Oyo State. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the project is a Federal Government project to be carried out in collaboration with the Oyo State Government. The Shared Facilities scheme is a fall-out of the activities of the National MSME Clinics which was introduced to help improve engagements between government and MSMEs in the country, Speaking at the inauguration, Osinbajo noted that small-scale enterprises played significant roles in the economic growth of the nation....

Ajimobi calls for creation of state police

Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has called for the establishment of state police to curb crime in the country. Ajimobi made the call at the inauguration of the Oyo State Safe City Control Centre aimed at improving the security network in the state. “As important as concepts such as democracy is, go around the world and see the best of democracies, there is none of them without its state police, all the states in America, France and other countries. “State police will be staffed with people from the local communities where they have deep knowledge about the terrain and...

One killed as Keke Napep operators engage in supremacy battle in Ibadan

One person was reportedly killed on Monday after pandemonium broke out around Agbowo area of Ibadan, when members of two factional unions of tricycles riders engaged in a bloody clash. The ensuing melee left many others injured while no fewer than five tricycles were destroyed. The Spokesperson of the Oyo State Command of the Nigeria Police Force, Adekunle Ajisebutu who also confirmed the incident puts the casualty figure at one dead and one injured. According to sources, the crisis which started around 9.00 a.m saw members of the factional groups chasing one another around the area, brandishing dangerous weapons and...

OYO GUBER….Neither Azeez Adeduntan Nor Bayo Shittu is fit as Governor.

On the same day, in the same city, and literally during the same hour, two Oyo State gubernatorial candidates – Communications Minister Adebayo Shittu and Health Commissioner Azeez Adeduntan – got on separate radio stations to talk to the citizens and field questions but ended up displaying a remarkable degree of arrogance and condescension that showed they lacked the temperament and finesse for such an important office. Shittu was on Fresh FM and Adeduntan was on Splash FM. Let’s talk about Adeduntan first. Read more… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

Measles Campaign: Oyo deploys over 80,000 mobilizers across the state

The Oyo State Government has deployed 80,351 individuals to serve as House to House mobilizers, facilitators, town announcers and social mobilizers for the on-going 2018 measles immunization across the state from March 15 to 27, 2018. The State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Azeez Adeduntan disclosed this on Thursday in Ibadan during the flag-off of the 2018 measles vaccination campaign at Ibadan North Local Government area. FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

Faleti burial rites begin today

  The Oyo State Government on Monday said it donated the sum of N5m to the family of the late celebrated actor and playwright, Adebayo Faleti, towards the burial of the late artiste. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email