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Eid-El-Kabir: Oyo To Open Praying Grounds, Says Social Distancing Compulsory

Oyo State Government has said Muslim Praying Grounds across the State will be opened for the 2020 Eid-el-Kabir prayers. The State Government noted that Muslim faithful must ensure strict compliance with COVID-19 protocols in the State. Oyo State Governor, Engr.nSeyi Makinde, gave the directive in a statement made available by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr […]

Gov Makinde Says Pa Adelere’s Impact Will Be Missed In

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has described the death of late Pa Salaudeen Adelere as a huge loss to the political class and the entire State. The Governor noted that Pa Adelere, who is renowned in the progressives fold as one of the major leaders dating back to the second republic, made a great […]

Makinde Inaugurates Marble Mining Company’s Board

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has inaugurated the Board of Nigerian Marble Mining Company, charging the members to attract investments to the Company within the shortest time. Governor Makinde, who gave the assurance that his administration would give the Board the needed support to ensure that its operations are elevated from the subsistence level, […]

Oyo Govt, Police Vow To Fish Out Killers Of Raped

Oyo State Government and the State Police Command have vowed to work harmoniously to ensure the arrest of killers of an 18-year-old student of Federal College of Animal Health and Production, Barakat Bello, who was raped and killed in Akinyele Local Government Area of the State and a pregnant woman, Azeezat Shomuyiwa, also killed around Moniya, […]

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 […]

Makinde Pays ₦180 Million Gratuity To 2013 Retirees

Oyo State Government has released the sum of ₦180 million as part of the outstanding gratuity and pension arrears for 2013 retirees from the Civil Service. While conducting a symbolic presentation of cheques to some of the retirees at the Government House, Agodi, Ibadan, on Monday, June 1, 2020, the State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, […]

“Commissioned Eleyele Dam Project Would Put End To Perennial Flood

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has commissioned the newly-rehabilitated Eleyele Dam project. Governor Makinde, during the commissioning on Friday, May 29, 2020, noted that the project would put an end to the perennial flood disaster in Ibadan; adding that the project would also be used to boost the supply of potable water to Eleyele […]

Governor Makinde Congratulates Soun Of Ogbomosoland At 94

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has congratulated the Soun of Ogbomosoland, Oba Oladunni Oyewumi Ajagungbade III, on the occasion of his 94th birthday. According to a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Taiwo Adisa, on Wednesday, May 27, 2020, Governor Makinde described Sọ̀ún of Ogbomoṣọ as a leader and Royal Father with […]