Oyo pays N201m gratuity for 90 retirees
The Oyo State Government has released the sum N201.5m to offset the outstanding gratuities of 90 retirees. The government said that the payment was for the year 2011 to January 2012 gratuity for the retired civil servants and teachers under the payroll of the state government across all the grade levels. The State Head of…
Association plans parley with stakeholders to grow outdoor advertising
Plans are underway by the Outdoor Advertising Association of Nigeria (OAAN) to strengthen ties with stakeholders to grow outdoor advertising in the country. This was disclosed by the President of the association, Tunde Adedoyin during its 33rd yearly general meeting in Ibadan, Oyo State. The move, Adedoyin said was to proffer solution to the challenges faced…
Seriki Olubadan dies at 92
The Seriki Olubadan of Ibadan land, High Chief Adebayo Oyediji is dead. He died on Friday at a private hospital in Ibadan, aged 92.
Oke Ogun community rejects plan by FG to create cattle ranches
Oke Ogun Council of Elders (OCE) in Oyo State has called on the Federal Government to shelve the idea of cattle ranches in the country, stating that their people reject the project in all its ramifications.
Ajimobi at fans pack view centre, solicits support for Eagles
In view of the tight situation Super Eagles has found themselves after losing their first match to Croatia in the on-going FIFA World Cup, Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State...
APC's national chairmanship seat not reserved for Oshiomhole, says Ajimobi
Ahead of the June 23 National convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), the position of the National Chairman of the Party is open for eligible members of the Party to vie for in spite the decision by the President Muhammadu Buhari to endorse former Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomole. Oshiomhole who is already…
Ajimobi lauds Ilaji Stadium owner, pledges government’s support for investors
Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi has lauded the initiator and financier of newly constructed Ilaji Stadium and Resorts Center in Ibadan, Engr. Dotun Sanusi for investing in the youths of the state through sports. The governor has also assured investors of his government’s collaboration and support in maintaining the sporting edifice.
My administration has delivered on its promises, says Ajimobi
Ajimobi, in a statement signed by his Special Adviser on Communication and Strategy, Mr Bolaji Tunji, scored his administration high in infrastructural development, security, education, agriculture and healthcare.
APC congresses: Six states produce 12 factional chairmen
True to type, the All Progressive Congress (APC) maintained its chequered image yesterday, with at least half a dozen states holding parallel congresses and electing two factional state chairmen each.
Oyo: Ajimobi, Shittu factions hold parallel congresses
The seemingly unresolved internal crisis within the Oyo State chapter of APC went from bad to worse, as two parallel congresses in the state produced two different sets of officers, amid claims by both camps that their congresses were monitored by INEC officials and congress committee members from Abuja.