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1 Aug
Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, has urged old students associations to support government’s efforts in lifting standards of education by giving back to their alma maters.
20 Jul
The Oyo State Government, through the Oyo State Agribusiness Development Agency (OYSADA), has recently completed the training of 66 officers who will facilitate the World Bank-assisted Oyo State COVID-19 Action Recovery and Economic Stimulus (Oyo-CARES) programme.
18 Jul
Oyo State deputy governor Rauf Olaniyan has been impeached by the house of assembly. Olaniyan’s removal followed the state Assembly’s adoption of the report of the seven-man panel constituted by the chief judge to investigate allegations of gross misconduct against the deputy governor at its plenary on Monday. He was elected in 2019 on a…
10 Jul
Former Oyo State Governor, Rashidi Ladoja, yesterday, said that there was nothing wrong with fielding a Muslim-Muslim presidential ticket during the 2023 general elections.
5 Jul
The management of the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, Oyo State, has made it mandatory for every patient in the hospital to pay a daily sum of N1,000.00 electricity bill. UCH administrator, Wole Oyeyemi, in a circular disclosed that this new development was prompted by the high cost of electricity tariffs and diesel. “Following the…
26 Jun
Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has approved the recruitment of additional 500 corps into the State Western Nigeria Security Network (WNSN) codenamed Amotekun. This is contained in a statement issued by the State Commissioner for Information, Culture and Tourism, Dr Wasiu Olatunbosun, on Sunday in Ibadan. The statement indicated that Makinde announced the approval…
22 Jun
Oyo State Deputy Governor, Rauf Olaniyan, yesterday, resumed at the Ministry of Environment where he was asked to operate from.
17 Jun
The Oyo State Government on Friday presented letters of promotion  to 9,220 primary school teachers on grade levels 13 to15. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Dr Nureni Adeniran, the Executive Chairman, Oyo State Universal Basic Education Board (Oyo SUBEB), during the symbolic presentation, handed over 7,460 letters to the beneficiaries in Ibadan.…
14 Jun
The management of The Polytechnic, Ibadan, Oyo State, has instructed students of the institution to proceed on vacation as the 2020/2021 academic session has been concluded.
13 Jun
The Oyo State Government on Monday declared a three-day mourning period in honour of the victims of the terrorist attack on St. Francis Catholic Church, Owo, Ondo State. The decision, according to a statement by the Secretary to the State Government, Mrs Olubamiwo Adeosun, is in compliance with the communique issued at the end of…
13 Jun
The Police Command in Oyo State, says the command had begun a manhunt on the abductors of Bishop Oluwaseun Aderogba of Jebba Diocese, Kwara State, his wife and driver. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, DSP Adewale Osifeso, stated this while confirming the incident in a statement on Monday. The News Agency of…
8 Jun
Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, has officially announced the chairman of Oyo State Housing Corporation, Bayo Lawal, as his running mate for 2023 general elections.

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