Gov. Makinde Swears In Justice Aderemi As President, Customary Court

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has charged people in positions of authority to always act with humility and a sense of tomorrow. The Governor, who gave the charge on Thursday, June 4, 2020, while swearing-in Honourable Justice Aderonke Aderemi as the President of the Customary Court of Appeal, Oyo State, noted that whatever position anyone […]

“Education Policy Of Governor Makinde-Administration Is A Valuable Gift To

An Ibadan based Educationist, Chief Mrs. Bolajoko Doherty, has commended the Education policy of the present administration in Oyo State, describing it as a valuable gift to the people of the State. She made this remarks in Ibadan while featuring on BCOS Radio Network Daily live Programme, ‘Ọ̀rọ̀ Tó Ń Lọ’. According to Chief Mrs. […]


Oyo State Park Managers Sign Undertaking To Adhere Strictly By

Park Managers employed by the Oyo State Government have signed an undertaking to adhere strictly by all rules and regulations laid down by the State Government. The Park Managers were led by the Chairman of the State Motor Parks Disciplinary Committee, Alhaji Mukaila Lamidi. The ceremony, held at the Ministry of Public Works Infrastructure and […]

“Best Way To Prevent Spread Of Coronavirus Is To Embrace

The President, Environment Health Officers Association of Nigeria, Oyo State Branch, Sanitarian Abiodun Tijani has said the best way to prevent the spread of Coronavirus pandemic is to embrace cleanliness. He stated this in Ibadan while featuring on BCOS Radio Network Daily live Programme, ‘Ọ̀rọ̀ Tó Ń Lọ’. According to the Health Officer, personal hygiene […]

Coronavirus: NCDC Records 241 New Cases, Total Infections Rise To

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has recorded 241 new cases of the novel Coronavirus. According to NCDC records released on Tuesday, June 2, 2020, Lagos reported the highest number with 142 new cases, followed by Oyo with 15 and the FCT with 13. Other States with new cases include Kano with 12; Edo, […]

Makinde Commissions Health Centre In Ibadan; Declares Open New Phase

As part of activities marking his first year in Office, the Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has commissioned the newly-renovated ALGON Comprehensive Health Centre, Eyin Grammar, Ibadan. While inaugurating the Healthcare Centre on Tuesday, June 2, 2020, the Governor maintained that the top goal of his administration is to make Primary Healthcare System functional […]

Coronavirus: “Oyo Govt Yet To Relax Ban On Religious Activities,

The Oyo State COVID-19 Task Force, headed by Governor Seyi Makinde, has said it was yet to relax the ban on religious activities and the curfew imposed as a result of the pandemic. According to a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to State Governor, Mr Taiwo Adisa, the Task Force made its position public […]

Coronavirus: Oyo To Begin Community-Based Testing Wednesday

The Oyo State Emergency Operation Centre for COVID-19 (EOC), will begin the community-based testing drive in Ibadan, the State capital. According to a statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to Governor Seyi Makinde, Mr Taiwo Adisa, on Tuesday, June 2, 2020, the EOC released a schedule showing activation dates for samples’ collection sites. According […]

Music Legend, Majek Fashek Dies

Nigerian music legend and reggae king, Majekodunmi Fasheke, popularly called ‘Majek Fashek’, is dead. His death was confirmed by his Manager, Omenka Uzoma, on the late singer’s official Instagram handle. The PUNCH gathered that Majek Fashek, Born in Benin City, Edo State, died in a hospital in New York, around 5:45pm on Monday, June 1, […]


Oyo Home Owners’ Charter: Engr Makinde Issues Digitised C-Of-O To

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has handed over the digitised Certificates of Occupancy (C-of-O) to the first set of beneficiaries in the Oyo Home Owners’ Charter (OYHOC) Scheme. The Governor, during the handover ceremony held at the Government House, Agodi, Ibadan, on Monday, June 1, 2020, explained that with the initiative, C-of-O can now […]