Oyo State House of Assembly
Tension eases at Shasha community
Tension has eased at Shasha community in Ibadan, Oyo State after the violence that broke out at a popular foodstuff market last week.
Gunmen kidnap Oyo Deputy Minority leader’s sister, demand N20m ransom
Mrs Jumoke Babalola-Oludele, sister to Oyo State House of Assembly Deputy Minority Leader, Hon. Sunkanmi Babalola, has reportedly been kidnapped by unknown gunmen who are demanding N20 million ransom for her release.
Assembly okays Makinde’s N20b loan request
The Oyo State House of Assembly yesterday approved the request of Governor Seyi Makinde to access N20 billion contractor-financing loan facility from the First Bank of Nigeria Limited.
Oyo lawmakers agree to 30% reduction in monthly allocations
The Oyo State House of Assembly lawmakers may have agreed to a 30 per cent reduction in their monthly allocations effective April 2020 amid the current economic challenges in the country.
Oyo State House of Assembly laments lack of water in communities
Says award of N1.3b contract between Nov 2018 and April 2019 questionable Against the claim of the Oyo State Water Corporation Agency that 12 out of its 22 waterworks are functioning, the Oyo State House of Assembly has lamented that the residents of the state do not enjoy water supply. The agency had claimed in…
Court grants lawmaker N50m bail in alleged murder case
A high Court sitting in Ibadan yesterday admitted the Chief Whip of Oyo State House of Assembly, Olafisoye Akinmoyede, who was allegedly linked to the murder of Temitope Olatoye, to bail in the sum of N50 million. Olatoye, a member of the House of Representatives, representing Lagelu/Akinyele Federal Constituency, was shot dead on March 9…
Be civil while discharging your duties, Oyo House tells FRSC
Mr Olagunju Ojo, the Speaker of the Oyo State House of Assembly, on Tuesday urged the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) to be civil in the discharge of its duties in the state. Ojo said this while commenting on a motion on the need to avert loss of lives on highways occasioned by reckless driving…
Oyo Assembly gets first female clerk
The Oyo State House of Assembly yesterday swore in Felicia Foluke Oyediran as its substantive Clerk.
Police arrest Oyo APC lawmaker over Rep member's death
Oyo State Police Command has arrested the chief whip of Oyo State House of Assembly Wasiu Akinmoyede over the death of House of Representatives member Temitope Olatoye, known as 'Sugar' during Saturday, March 23 governorship election in the state. Akinmoyede, who represents Lagelu constituency in the assembly, was alleged to have had a hand in…