Thursday, 29th September 2022
Breaking News:


7 hours ago
The Oyo State Anti-corruption Agency (OYACA) has waded into a recruitment racket case where a senior civil servant at the State Hospital Management Board was accused of extorting money from job seekers
7 hours ago
The Oyo State government, Nigerian Bottling Company (NBC) and a global development expert, Mrs. Bukola Bamiduro have called for the empowerment of women at the grassroots to reduce poverty in the country.
1 day ago
A Divisional Crime Officer (DCO) and a civilian were killed by hoodlums during an attack on Igangan police station in Oyo State.
2 days ago
Notwithstanding efforts by the Oyo State Government to reposition primary healthcare through the renovation of some primary health centres (PHCs), challenges such as the inadequate number
21 Sep
Oyo State Police Command, yesterday, arrested a 20-year-old suspect, Tosin Kolade, for the alleged defilement and murder of a 17-year-old girl, Ifeoluwa Apanpa, inside the auditorium of a Pentecostal Church
21 Sep
Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, yesterday, said that his administration would continue to modernise the civil service in the state by providing the tools required to run an efficient system.
20 Sep
In its quest to empower and engage youths with public discourse, specifically on the administration of Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, a professional group, Omituntun Initiative in the Diaspora (OID)
19 Sep
In a bid to increase awareness of waste challenges and solutions, the Oyo State Solid Waste Management Consultant, Mottainai Recycling Ltd., says it is working on setting up mini recycling hubs across the state.
18 Sep
Oyo State government has sealed some houses and shops within Academy Market, Ibadan, over unhygienic practices.
15 Sep
The Basorun of Oyo and Head of Oyo Mesi, High Chief Yussuf Akinade Ayoola Layinka 1, has said that the Agunloye family, and not the Atiba, is the next ruling house for the Alaafin of Oyo stool.
15 Sep
Oyo State government has approved the purchase of 25 JAC pick-up vans for security operatives in the state at the sum of N603, 881,250.00.
12 Sep
The ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo State and major opposition All Progressives Congress (APC), yesterday, made claims and counter-claims over the alleged plan to relocate


19 mins ago
Myanmar's junta sentenced an Australian economist to three years in prison Thursday while also handing down another conviction to ousted leader Aung Saa Suu Kyi, a source told AFP on Thursday.
22 mins ago
Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said inappropriate marking of boxes or space provided on the ballot paper by voters may affect the outcome of the 2023 general elections. While stressing the need for Nigerians to vote correctly on election day, the commission said voters must follow the procedure for voting for their preferred candidate…
35 mins ago
The Grammy-winning rapper Coolio passed away on Wednesday after being discovered unconscious at a friend's Los Angeles residence, according to the New York Times. He was 59. The single "Gangsta's Paradise," from the 1995 album of the same name, is what made Coolio, real name Artis Leon Ivey Jr., famous. The next year, that song,…
49 mins ago
Taliban forces fired shots into the air on Thursday to disperse a women's rally supporting protests in Iran over the death of a woman in the custody of morality police.
1 hour ago
A total of eight cases of rabies were recorded in Ebonyi between January and September, the Commissioner for Health in the state, Dr Daniel Umezurike said on Wednesday.