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Declare state of emergency on Oyo State Hospitals, Nigeria

Olufemi Oluwajobi, 32 years was a radio journalist based in Ibadan, Oyo State. He was involved in a road traffic accident on the New Year Eve. When taken to the State owned hospital at Ring Road, Ibadan, the hospital was in total darkness because the main electricity supply to the hospital had been cut off for owing huge debt to the supplier and no functional generator. There were no medical equipments and competent medical staff to manage his condition. There were no functional ambulance to transport patient to secondary facility UCH. On his way to the UCH in a private...


Ibadan High Chief Petitions NJC Against Oyo State Chief Justice

An Ibadan high chief, Bayo Oyediji, Seriki of Ibadanland, has sent a petition to the Nigeria Judicial Council NJC against the chief justice of Oyo State, Justice Muktar Abimbola over the handling of a case involving Olubadan in Council, the Oyo State Governor and himself on the selection of the new Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Adetunji Aje Oguguluso 1. This was disclosed on Wednesday by Justice Abimbola during the hearing of the case over the obaship tussle between Chief Oyediji and Oba Adetunji where the Olubadan in council and Governor Abiola Ajimobi were joint defendants at the court 1 of...