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18 Dec
The recently held 14th convocation ceremony of Ajayi Crowther University (ACU), located in the ancient city of Oyo may have come and gone; but not so its impact. Perhaps, the uniqueness of the event was underscored by the attendance of three serving state governors whose appearance generated so much hype, hoopla and hysteria amid drums,…
11 Dec
Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, has congratulated the Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) and the state contingent to the National Sports Festival, Delta 2022, on their respective successes at the weekend. A statement issued on Sunday by Mr Taiwo Adisa, Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, indicated that the 3SC won the Nigeria Professional…
6 Dec
• Says bill will increase access to quality education • Don says FG not sincere over ASUU strike   Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, yesterday, assented to the bill seeking to upgrade Emmanuel Alayande College of Education, Oyo, to a University of Education.   The governor, after signing the bill into law at the Executive…
1 Dec
The Oyo State chapter of All Nigeria Confederation of Principals of Secondary Schools (ANCOPSS), yesterday, refuted a publication that it threatened a showdown with Governor Seyi Makinde overpayment of school grants.
12 Nov
The Oyo State Governor, Mr Seyi Makinde has appointed Alhaji Yekini Abass, popularly known as Y.K Abass, as President- General of all markets in the state.
7 Nov
Leader of the South-West Zone of the New Nigerian Peoples Party (NNPP), Alhaji Bisi Olopoeyan, yesterday, said it would amount to political misfortune and miscalculation for any of the South-West governors
4 Nov
Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, yesterday, presented a budget of N310 billion to the state House of Assembly for the 2023 fiscal year.
30 Oct
Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo State says he is seeking re-election for a second term in office to ensure sustainable development of the state
23 Oct
The Governor of Oyo State, ‘Seyi Makinde, yesterday, took members of the Nigerian Guild Of Editors around iconic projects undertaken by his administration, declaring that his focus
23 Oct
About two years ago, Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, leased the popular Agbowo Shopping complex in Ibadan to Whitestone Global Limited for 50 years. The lease arrangement was to see the massive edifice
23 Oct
As 2023 campaigns begin in earnest, a professional group, Omituntun Initiative in the Diaspora (OID), has beseeched the good people of Oyo State to embark on 3-Day fasting and prayer for the victory of Governor Seyi Makinde's second term bid.
19 Oct
Former Senate Minority Leader and senator representing Ekiti South Senatorial District, Chief Biodun Olujimi, has pleaded with Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike and other governors, as well


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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (NCDC) registered 244 confirmed cases of Lassa Fever in 16 states and the FCT as at Jan. 22.
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Novak Djokovic reclaimed top spot in the ATP rankings released on Monday after winning his 22nd Grand Slam title at the Australian Open.
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China’s Foreign Ministry sought to blame the United States for Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, claiming Washington created the conditions that led to the war.
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Food poisoning is a condition that occurs when a person consumes contaminated or spoiled food that contains harmful bacteria, viruses, or toxins. These microorganisms can cause symptoms such as vomiting, diarrhea, stomach cramps, and fever. There are many different causes of food poisoning, including bacteria such as Salmonella, E. coli, and Listeria; viruses such as…
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Dutch medical technology manufacturer Philips will slash 6,000 jobs globally by 2025 in a bid to cut costs and improve competitiveness.