Makinde signs Oyo State Anti- Corruption Bill into law
Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo State on Wednesday in Ibadan signed the state Anti Corruption Bill 2019 into law.
Makinde rallies support for anti-corruption campaign
Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde yesterday joined officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibadan zonal office, in a road walk to commemorate the International Anti-Corruption Day. The governor, who used the occasion to mobilise the people of the state in the fight against corruption, noted that no meaningful development could take place…
State governors at war with their predecessors
But for the altercations between some state governors and their predecessors, most Nigerians would have remained in the dark about certain toxic goings on in most Government Houses across the country.
Makinde, Appeal Court and the ‘axis of evil’
To the chagrin of all, the headlines hit the airwaves on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 reading- “Confusion in Oyo over Appeal Court ruling.”
Oyo threatens to reprimand environmental saboteurs
Oyo State Government has said it would henceforth wield the big stick of the law against saboteurs of environmental exercises in the state.
Makinde presents N208 billion 2020 budget, targets 70% implementation
Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde yesterday presented N208 billion as 2020 Appropriation Bill to the House of Assembly with infrastructure getting the lion’s share of 23.93 percent, followed by education with 22.37 percent of the total proposal.
Transferring LAUTECH ownership to Oyo govt will end crisis, says Makinde
Oyo State governor Seyi Makinde on Tuesday said the persistent strike action by workers at Ladoke Akintola University, Ogbomoso (LAUTECH) will be resolved if ownership of the institution is transferred to the Oyo State Government. Makinde spoke during a visit to LAUTECH to meet with all stakeholders of the institution. The governor said his visit…
Kogi Election: Bury your head in shame, group tells Oyo APC
A group, Seyi Makinde Movement for Good Governance (SMMFG), has chided Oyo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for calling out Governor Seyi Makinde..
Suspected gunmen attack Makinde’s commissioner, kill driver
Suspected gunmen on Wednesday night attacked the Oyo State Commissioner for Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Abdulraheem Abiodun. The Guardian learned that the attack involving the commissioner, his driver and orderly happened at his residence in Ibadan, the state capital, around 8.00 p.m.