Buhari Approves Reconstitution Of Committee On National Honours Award

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the reconstitution of 10-member standing committee on National Honours Award for a period of four years with effect from August 5, 2021. Members of the committee are: HRH Sidi Bage Mohammed l JSC (Retired) (Emir of Lafia), Mrs. Farida M. Waziri, former EFCC Chairman (North West), Muhammed Munir Ja’afaru (North […]

Makinde Pledges To Continue Payment Of 13th Month salaries

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has assured the State workers that his administration would never allow injustice to prevail in the State Civil/ Public Service bureaucratic setting. Governor Makinde gave the assurance during the 2020 Oyo State Productivity Day tagged ‘Most Efficient Civil/ Public Servants Merit Award’, held at the International Conference Centre University […]

Makinde, Akande, Okebukola, Others To Attend 45th CASSON International Conference

Oyo State Governor, Engr Oluseyi Makinde; Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Adeolu Akande; a former Boss of the National Universities Commission, Prof. Peter Okebukola, and other dignitaries are expected to grace the opening ceremony of the 45th International Conference of the Counselling Association of Nigeria, CASSON, holding at the University of Ibadan, […]

COVID-19: WHO Donates 26 Ventilators, 3,560 Fingertip Oxygen To Nigeria

The World Health Organisation has donated 26 ventilators and 3,560 fingertip oxygen pulse for the management of patients in isolation and treatment facilities, as well as home-based patients in Nigeria. The Country Representative, Dr Walter Kazadi, presented the donation to the Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire on Thursday, August 5, 2021, in Abuja. Dr […]

NSE Oluyole Election: Engr Yomi Oyerinde Of BCOS Emerges Branch

New executive members of the Oluyole branch of the Nigerian Society of Engineers have been elected. At the election held on Monday, August 2, 2021, at the Branch Secretariat, Ring Road Ibadan, Engr. Yomi Oyerinde of the Engineering Department, BCOS, Ibadan, emerged Branch Chairman. Other executive members include, Engr Peter Oyelami, vice Chairman; Engr John […]

Oyo PDP Reconciliation: Makinde Vows To Make Party Well Positioned

The Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde has said he would address all grievances within the State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) with a view to making the party more formidable and well-positioned for victories in future elections. The Governor stated this at the Government House, Agodi, Ibadan, during a meeting between the […]

Court Grants Bail To 12 Persons Arrested In Sunday Igboho’s

The Federal High Court, sitting in Abuja, has granted bail to 12 persons that were arrested at the residence of the Yoruba nation activist, Mr Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho. Justice Obiora Egwuatu admitted the applicants to bail on Wednesday, August 4, 2021, after he overruled the Department of State Service, DSS, which […]

International Monetary Fund: Board of Governors Approve $3.35 Billion To

The Board of Governors of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved the allocation of $3.35 billion to Nigeria as part of a historic general allocation of special drawing rights (SDRs) of the International Multilateral Institution. This is a result of the approval of a general allocation of about SDR456 billion, an equivalent of $650 […]

Oyo Assembly Receives Names Of Commissioner Nominees

The Oyo State House of Assembly has received names of Commissioner nominees as forwarded by Governor Seyi Makinde and read on the floor of the State Assembly by the Speaker, Rt. Hon. Adebo Ogundoyin. Seven ex-Commissioners dissolved by Governor Seyi Makinde made the list of the Commissioner designate. Reading the names on the floor of […]