Police investigate cause of cocoa farmer’s death in Ibarapa
As controversy continues to trail the death of Bashiru Akinlotan, a farmer found dead close to his cocoa plantation in Igangan, Ibarapa North Local Government area of Oyo State, the Secretary of Farmers’ Union in the area, Taiwo Adeagbo, yesterday said the farmer could have died of exhaustion while putting out a fire outbreak on…
Ibarapa crisis amid media abundance
Not known to be a protégé of any ‘big’ political dynasty in Oyo State as such, suddenly, Seyi Makinde manifested prior 2015 governorship election.
We’ll resort to self-help if you fail to protect us, Ibarapa residents tell Makinde
Some aggrieved residents and youths of Igangan in Ibarapa North Local Council of Oyo State, yesterday, welcomed Governor Seyi Makinde with placards, demonstrating their displeasure with the way the security situation...
Insecurity : Makinde holds overnight consultative meeting in Ibarapa
In his bid to find a lasting solution to the security challenges in Ibarapa Zone of Oyo State, Gov. Seyi Makinde on Sunday held an overnight meeting with selected stakeholders, local government chairs and other political office holders from the zone.
Makinde deploys 200 Amotekun officers to curb kidnapping, banditry
Oyo State governor Seyi Makinde Wednesday said 200 members of the Western Nigeria Security Network in Oyo State codenamed Amotekun have been deployed to address the security challenges in the state. Makinde said the additional deployment of the security outfit is to "rid the forests of criminals" carrying out kidnapping/banditry in the state especially in…