Tagged: Senator Abiola Ajimobi

Ibadan High Chief dies 24 hours to coronation.

The Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has expressed sadness over the sudden death of a member of the Olubadan-in-Council and Otun Balogun of Ibadanland, High Chief Olufemi Olaifa. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

32 traditional rulers in Ibadan, joke taken too far – Olubadan of Ibadanland

The Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji, has described the purported outcome of of the Judicial Commission of Inquiry for the review of the existing 1957 Declaration of Olubadan of Ibadanland and other related chieftaincies in Ibadanland, headed by Justice Akintunde Boade (retd) set up by the Oyo State government, “as a joke carried too far.” Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

Ajimobi introduces community service to de-congest prisons, courts.

As part of ongoing spirited efforts to de-congest the prisons, Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has assented to the community service punishment law, in which convicts will undertake hours of community service for minor offences, instead of prison terms. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

Oyo, Lagos to partner on agriculture, regional integration.

Lagos State Governor, Mr.  Akinwumi Ambode, has announced the preparedness of the state to partner Oyo State and the rest of the Southwestern states in agriculture and other economic activities to enhance the socio-economic integration of the region. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

Akintola lauds Ajimobi over Ibadan new master plan

Legal luminary, and governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Chief Adeniyi Akintola, (SAN) has commended the Oyo state governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi for initiating a new master plan for Ibadan. Chief Akintola described the idea of the new master plan as; ‘’a thoughtful concept that will re-position the ancient city of Ibadan back to its place as a centre of excellence and architectural wonders in Nigeria and continent of Africa.” Reacting to the presentation of the final draft of a 20-year master plan to the state government at the State House Agodi Ibadan. Chief Akintola...

Flooding: Oyo state develops 20-year master plan

The final draft of a 20-year Ibadan city master plan aimed at tackling flooding, as well as charting a new direction for the city has been presented to the Governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

2019: 34 governorship aspirants warm up in Oyo

Even though, the electoral umpire, Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, is yet to blow whistle to kick start campaign for the 2019 general election, politicians are already forming alliances to show the ruling party the way out of Agodi Government House. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

Senator Abiola Ajimobi condole Chief Akande over wife’s death

The governor Of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi sympathizes with Chief Adebayo Akande whose wife dead at UCH.  Senator Abiola Ajimobi said that, in the face of the ups and downs in Baba Akande’s political odyssey, Mama stood by him like a strong pillar. For the 51 years that they had been together as husband and wife, she never wavered in keeping the home front together. Mama Akande was an epitome of motherhood and pillar of support to both her immediate and extended families. She was pleasant, easy-going and was always there for us, her husband’s political disciples. The story...