Multichoice opens ultra-modern office in Ibadan
As part of its drive towards delivering value to customers and shaping its business to respond to customers’ needs, MultiChoice Nigeria,
Ekiti, Kwara win YSFON/CNS football tournament
Ekiti and Kwara states have won the 2019 Chief of Naval Staff U-14 boys and U-17 girls football competition held over the weekend at the Liberty Stadium, Ibadan.
Guards injured as robbers invade Ibadan community
Tragedy struck in Ibadan at the weekend as a yet-to-be-identified night guard was allegedly killed by suspected armed robbers at Oju-irin, Akobo area of the Oyo State capital. It was gathered that suspected robbers numbering about 15 invaded the area about 2:00 am.
Best Ogedegbe and Ibadan, the graveyard of forgotten football heroes
Like several of my other football colleagues, I left the city under rather unfortunate circumstances after five years of great schooling, 10 years of an incredible football career, and one year of working fulltime for the Oyo State government.
Bitter kola extract increases longevity, neutralises toxic effect of pesticides
For the first time, scientists have demonstrated that regular intake of bitter kola (Garcinia kola) increases life span and life expectancy as well as neutralize the effects of toxic substances. The study published in the journal Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology is titled “Garcinia kola seed biflavonoid fraction (Kolaviron)
Oyo government to recruit more teachers soon - Makinde
Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo state, says the state government would soon recruit more teachers to enhance quality education delivery in public schools across the state. Makinde stated this at the 90th anniversary of Government College, Ibadan on Saturday.
St Anne’s School, Ibadan: The First Girls Secondary School In Nigeria Celebrates 150 years
St. Anne’s School, Ibadan is an amalgamation of two schools which were founded by the CMS mission for the education of the Girl child. CMS Girls Seminary, Lagos was founded in 1869 to provide secondary education, for the first time in the country, for the Girl child. The 1870 prospectus of the school stated as…
FG suspends 2019 teachers professional qualifying exam in Ibadan
The Federal Government has suspended the 2019 Professional Qualifying Examination (PQE) for teachers at the Ibadan CBT centre following alleged unruly behaviour of the candidates.
Oyo impounds 50 trailers in Ibadan for flouting traffic rules
In a move aimed at sanitizing Oyo State highways and ensuring the free flow of traffic, the chairman, Oyo State Road Transport Management Agency (OYRTMA), Dr. Akin Fagbemi, yesterday led officers of the agency to impound 50 vehicles at the popular Iwo Road, along Lagos-Ibadan expressway in Ibadan, the state capital.