Tags : Engr Seyi Makinde

Makinde Mourns Bode Akindele; Says Oyo Lost A Worthy Statesman

Oyo State gyovernor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has described the death of foremost Ibadan businessman and philanthropist, Chief Bode Akindele, as a great loss to the State and indeed, Nigeria. Governor Makinde, who described the late Parakoyi of Ibadanland and Chairman of Modandola Group, as a worthy elder statesman and someone who is genuinely interested in […]

School Re-Opening: Oyo NLC Backs Governor Makinde

The Oyo State Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress, Comrade Bayo Titilola-Sodo has thrown his weight behind the planned gradual reopening of Schools on Oyo State, saying Students cannot continue to remain at home forever. Comrade Titilola-Sodo who stated this while participating on the BCOS Television Breakfast Current Affairs Programme, AM120, on Wednesday, June 24, […]

Makinde Flags Off Oyo One Billion Naira MSME Development Scheme

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has flagged off a one billion naira State Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Scheme, as part of interventions targeted at stimulating the economy of the State after the COVID-19 pandemic. The Governor, while presenting symbolic cheques to some beneficiaries of the Scheme at the Government House, Agodi, Ibadan, […]

Makinde Inaugurates PDP Elders’ Forum Steering Committee; Charges them to

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has inaugurated the steering Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Elders’ Forum, charging them to assist the party in tackling the challenges facing it. Governor Makinde further called on members of the Committee to reconcile all aggrieved Party members, promising to ensure that all legitimate concerns within the […]

Lockdown: Oyo Govt Reviews Curfew; Mosques, Churches To Operate At

The Oyo State COVID-19 Task Force has announced that it has relaxed the curfew imposed on the State; following the advent of the ravaging Coronavirus pandemic. The Task Force, which made the decision public on Monday, June 15, 2020, after a two-and-a-half-hour meeting presided by its Chairman, Governor Seyi Makinde, added that the curfew would […]

Mobile Squadron Base: Alaafin Says He Has No Grudge With

The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III, has said he bears no grudge against the Governor of Oyo State, Engineer Seyi Makinde, over the location of the Police Mobile Force, Ago-Are in Oke Ogun axis of the State. Oba Adeyemi, who stated this while receiving the Governor on a courtesy visit on Wednesday, […]

“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. […]

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 […]

COVID-19: “Second Phase Of Palliatives Distribution Will Commence Soon” -Gov.

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has said the second phase of distribution of palliatives to vulnerable people in the State will soon commence, having conclude the distribution of palliatives to the poorest of the poor. Governor Makinde disclosed this on Friday, May 29, 2020, while featuring on BCOS live programme where he highlighted his […]

Oyo Governor Says Coronavirus Is Not A Set-back But Challenge

In the Broadcast marking his first one year in Office, Governor Seyi Makinde has said instead of seeing Coronavirus as a setback, the Oyo State Government has leveraged on it to improve the State’s healthcare system. The Governor said his administration in collaboration with the Virology Department, University of Ibadan, has set up a Diagnostic […]