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Rashidi Ladoja

7 Jan
Former Governor of Oyo State and Osi Olubadan of Ibadan, Rashidi Ladoja, yesterday, said there was no controversy on who succeeds the late Oba Saliu Adetunji as Olubadan based on tradition.
6 Jan
Ten of the 11-member of the Olubadan-in-Council, yesterday, endorsed Senator Lekan Balogun as the next Olubadan of Ibadanland.
28 Jul 2021
Six months after the Federal Government declared its intention to establish an international gemstones market in Ibadan and stated that it had commenced the process for the construction...
24 Dec 2020
Prominent Nigerians, including former Governor Rashidi Ladoja of Oyo State, ex-Secretary to the state government (SSG), Sarafadeen Alli and erstwhile commissioner in Osun State, Muyiwa Ige....
7 Nov 2020
Former Governor Rashidi Ladoja of Oyo State yesterday chided former President Olusegun Obasanjo over his statement on how he was impeached as Governor in 2005.
6 Nov 2020
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said that former Gov. Rashidi Ladoja was impeached and removed as governor of Oyo State for being ungrateful to Chief Lamidi Adedibu and Chief Yekinni Adeojo. He made the disclosure on Thursday during the launching of former Gov. Adebayo Alao-Akala’s autobiography titled Amazing Grace in Ibadan. The News Agency of…
17 Nov 2019
On March 2, this year, exactly a week to the governorship election, major opposition parties in Oyo State resolved to jettison their individual ambitions to form a coalition that will give the state a unity government.
4 Jul 2019
Why do state governors take active interest in the running of state legislatures, especially in the selection of Speakers? This is the question that agitates the minds of Nigerians following the confusion in some states’ Houses of Assembly. In Edo State, history seems to have repeated itself because just as in 2014, when the then…
5 Jun 2019
Former Governor Rashidi Ladoja of Oyo State has said that nobody can Islamise Nigeria, saying doing so will be difficult.
9 Feb 2019
The Federal High Court in Lagos has discharged and acquitted former governor of Oyo State, Chief Rashidi Ladoja, in the alleged N4.7 billion fraud charged brought against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission......
21 Jan 2019
A Federal High Court Lagos on Monday, reserved judgment in the criminal case against a former Governor of Oyo State, Rashidi Ladoja, and one of his aides, Waheed Akanbi, charged with N4.7 billion fraud. Justice Mohammed Idris reserved his judgment after counsel representing parties had adopted their final addresses before the court. Ladoja was charged…
7 Jan 2019
African Democratic Congress (ADC) in Oyo State has warned former governor, Rashidi Ladoja, to stop campaigns of calumny against its candidate, Femi Lanlehin. This was contained in a statement made available to newsmen by Oyo ADC publicity secretary, Adedapo Ademola, in Ibadan yesterday. The party was reacting to an interview Ladoja granted to a private…


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