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Oyo State House of Assembly

17 Nov
Telecommunications giant, Globacom, yesterday, began fulfilling its promise of rewarding loyal subscribers with amazing prizes in its Festival of Joy promo, as it presented a three-bedroom apartment to a 19-year-old undergraduate.
19 Jul
After months of intrigues and legal tussle, including relocation of his office to an annex building and defection from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC), the Oyo State House of Assembly, yesterday, announced the removal of the deputy governor...
7 Jul
Oyo State House of Assembly has directed the Chief Judge of the state, Justice Munta Abimbola, to set up a seven-man panel to investigate allegation of gross misconduct against the Deputy Governor, Rauf Olaniyan.
26 Apr
It has been eye opening. I wouldn’t trade the experience I gathered for anything else, especially when it comes to public service and efforts to deliver dividend of democracy to the people at the legislative level.
18 Feb 2021
Tension has eased at Shasha community in Ibadan, Oyo State after the violence that broke out at a popular foodstuff market last week.
24 Dec 2020
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.
4 Nov 2020
Oyo State House of Assembly has suspended indefinitely five Local council caretaker chairmen and eight local council development areas (LCDAs) chairmen in the state with immediate effect.
20 May 2020
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.
21 Apr 2020
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.
21 Mar 2020
The Oyo State House of Assembly has called on the Executive Arm of government, through the Ministry of Health, to step up investigation on identifying people...
14 Nov 2019
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…
10 May 2019
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…


6 mins ago
There was a major scare at the swimming event of the National Sports Festival, yesterday, as a swimmer suffered a blackout midway into the women’s 1, 500 metres race. Defending champion and national record holder in the event, Ifiezibe Gagbe, could have been a casualty, but for quick thinking of swimming officials and lifeguards. Gagbe…
7 mins ago
The Nigeria Scrabble Federation (The Nigeria Scrabble Federation (NSF) has said that the ongoing Sports Festival in Asaba, Delta State, has so far recorded the highest number of states and athletes since the sport was introduced to the Festival.) Nigeria Scrabble Federation President, Toke Aka, who expressed happiness over the interest shown by more Nigerians…
8 mins ago
President, Nigeria Weightlifting Federation (NWF), Dr. Ibrahim Abdul, has warned athletes against relying on drugs in their pursuit of excellence in the weightlifting event, which began yesterday at the ongoing 21st National Sports Festival, Delta 2022.   Abdul, who spoke on the eve of weightlifting event, warned that the Federation has zero tolerance for use…
18 mins ago
Team Delta, yesterday, at the cycling event of the ongoing 21st National Sports Festival, tagged Delta 2022, added another gold medal to her haul. The state, however, lost one of the two events concluded yesterday. The cycling event ends today. Team Delta’s leading female cyclist, Ese Ukpeseraye, grabbed her seventh gold medal to become the…
29 mins ago
Isaiah Okonofua, at the weekend, won the 15th 2022 Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor’s Golf Cup held at the IBB Golf and Country Club, Abuja. 160 players featured in the 15th edition of the one-day competition decided in a ‘stroke play – shot gun’ format, with all the golfers teeing-off at the same time,…