‘Only registered herdsmen will operate in Oyo’
Governor Abiola Ajimobi yesterday said only registered herdsmen that would be allowed to operate as part of measures to check the frequent clashes between farmers and herders in Oyo State.
Southwest senators reject cattle colony, Biafra groups warn cattle rearers
Senators from the South West geopolitical zone have rejected the cattle colony policy of the Federal Government.
Suspense as Ibadan royal crisis goes to appeal court
For the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji and some indigenes of the ancient town that opposed the review of the 1957 Olubadan chieftaincy declaration, the High Court judgment nullifying the review was the relief they had been waiting for.
LG polls: Political scientist wants Governor Ajimobi to apologise over delay
A political scientist, Dr Stephen Lafenwa, has called on Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State to tender apology to people for not conducting local government elections in the last seven years.
Oyo government, labour resumes negotiation on industrial impasse
The Oyo State Government and labour unions on Friday resumed negotiations over outstanding salaries owed some categories of workers in the state. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) in the state had on Wednesday called out workers on a three-day warning strike in solidarity with their colleagues owed…
Southern, Middle Belt groups meet in Enugu, reject cattle colonies
A meeting of the Southern Nigeria Forum (SNF) and representatives of the Middle Belt Forum (MBF) ended in Enugu yesterday with a resolution rejecting the creation of cattle colonies in states making up the regions.
Ajimobi prays Appeal Court to dismiss judgment against 21 new Ibadan monarchs
Oyo State government has described the judgment of the Federal High Court that nullified the installation of 21 monarchs in Ibadan as a miscarriage of justice, urging the Appeal Court to dismiss the verdict delivered by Justice Olajumoke Aiki.
Oyo court declares Ajimobi’s c’ttee on review of chieftaincy law illegal
An Oyo State High Court sitting in Ibadan on Friday declared the judicial commission of inquiry set up by Gov. Abiola Ajimobi to review the 1957 Chieftaincy Declaration of Ibadanland as unconstitutional, illegal and of no effect.
2019 governorship election: Hurdles before Ogun West
Although facts of history and concession by incumbent Governor Ibikunle Amosun are in support of Ogun West Senatorial District to produce the next occupier of Oke Mosan Government House...