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Oyo State

7 Jul 2016
Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has requested for a letter of apology from schools whose pupils took part in a protest against government’s proposed education initiative.
5 Jul 2016
The Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, graciously conceded 100 per cent of allocation from the centre to the payment of salaries and pensions while the IGR is devoted to maintenance of social services like education...
1 Jul 2016
The state Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Seun Abimbola, yesterday lamented that most of the schools have lost their past glory of being fountains of knowledge.
16 Jun 2016
The rally, which was coordinated by the national body of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), took off from the Oyo State Secretariat of the NLC at Agodi-Gate at about 10.30 am.
13 Jun 2016
Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, has declared today, June 13, as public holiday in commemoration of the annulment of the presidential election held 23 years ago.
7 Jun 2016
What many agreed was one of the fiercest organised protests by any groups in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital in so many years, paralysed the sprawling megacity yesterday.
7 Jun 2016
The University of Ibadan Alumni Association, will on June 11, 2016, confer the 2015 Alumnus of the Year Award on the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress ...
6 Jun 2016
As the crisis between labour and the state government over the privatisation of public schools in Oyo State continues, the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) yesterday demanded the discontinuation...
4 Jun 2016
Those arragned with Olojede were Sikiru Bayo, Titilola Sodo, Oseni Aderemi, Oparinde Kehinde, Falade Akinyele, Ogundeji Kofoworola and Adegbogun Titi.
1 Jun 2016
Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi, has sent a list of 14 commissioner-nominees to the state House of Assembly for confirmation.
29 May 2016
The Real Deal Experience lighted up the Oyo state capital with a profound performance from 9ice who entertained consumers of Nigeria’s locally brewed stout, Legend, to some of his hit songs.
28 May 2016
As Nigerians celebrated the annual Children's Day yesterday, Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has restated his administration’s resolve to end the scourge of female genital mutilation.


13 mins ago
An articulated truck conveying a 20ft container fell on a commercial bus at Ojuelegba, Lagos on Sunday killing nine persons. Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) said the truck lost control while ascending a bridge. “Upon arrival at the scene, a truck conveying a 20ft container was found to have…
25 mins ago
There is a certain reaction people get when they mention that they exist on a couple of online dating sites. It’s that kind of look you give to a potential serial killer, the one who tells you in a moment of unsolicited confidence he enjoys killing cats and dismembering them. Yes, that: The look of…
44 mins ago
Electricity consumers in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), have decried the increase in tariff by the Electricity Distribution Companies (Discos). According to them, the increase is unjustifiable. The consumers who spoke to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Sunday, said that DisCos had increased tariff payable for power across the country without…
48 mins ago
No fewer than 11 people were burnt to death on Sunday on Soka bridge, Ore, on the Ore-Benin expressway in Odigbo Local Government Area of Ondo State. Mr Sikiru Alonge, the Unit Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Ore Unit told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that a trailer had a head-on collision with…
52 mins ago
The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has arrested 47 Point of Sale ( POS) agents in Abuja for conducting the business on the streets and at other unapproved places.