‘‘COVID-19: We Are On Top Of The Situation’’, Makinde Assures

The Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, has assured the people of the state that his administration remains on top of managing the COVID-19 situation in the state. Governor Seyi Makinde who spoke via telephone on the Oluyole FM News Review Yoruba programme, ‘Elétí-Ọfẹ’, however urged the public to adhere strictly to the rules of personal […]

Abiala, Ogundiran Commend Gov Makinde’s Effort In Curtailing Coronavirus In

A veteran Labour, Comrade Olu Abiala and the Oyo State Chairman of the Trade Union Congress (TUC) Comrade Emmanuel Ogundiran have given a pass mark to Gov Seyi Makinde for efforts made so far by his administration at curtailing the spread of COVID-19 in all the nooks and crannies of the state. The two labour […]

Amotekun: Corps Won’t Be Attached To VIPs, Churches, Mosques –

The South-West Governors have declared that the Amotekun Corps will not be attached to very important personalities, politicians and religious centres. Chairman of the South-West Governors’ Forum, who is also the Governor of Ondo State, Mr Rotimi Akeredolu stated this on behalf of other South West Governors. Akeredolu reiterated that the security outfit popularly known as Operation […]

Contractor Says No Excuse Not To Finish Construction On Moniya-Iseyin

Governor Seyi Makinde has mandated the contractor handling the construction of the 65 kilometres Moniya-Iseyin road, KOPEK Construction Company, to complete the project within one year. The road contract was revoked after being abandoned by the former contractor and was re-awarded in November 2019, with the completion time frame of one year. The Project Manager, […]


Gov. Seyi Makinde has promised to increase the Internally Generated Revenue of Oyo State with an increase in taxation. Speaking at the Oyo State Tax Summit held at Ogunlesi Hall UCH Ibadan, Gov. Makinde rolled out the strategy which his  administration will employ to achieve an overhaul increase in internally generated revenue of the state. […]

Mini Mapo Foundation Laying: Makinde Pledges Respect For Traditional Institutions

Governor Seyi Makinde has pledged his continuous support and respect for traditional rulers for the development of Oyo state The Governor made the pledged during foundation stone laying ceremony of proposed Mini Mapo, Ibadan Southwest local government traditional council Governor Makinde said his administration is determined to strengthen the traditional rulers so as to perform […]

Oyo Government To Reconstruct Akesan Market, Support Victims

The Oyo State Government has assured that it will work collectively with committees set up by Oyo town and Oyo East local government to reconstruct Akesan Market to International standard. Governor Seyi Makinde stated this when he visited the Akesan Market and the Alaafin of Oyo Oba Lamidi Adeyemi ,to commiserate with the people of […]

Inter-Faith Service: No Worker Will Earn Below National Minimum Wage

The Executive Governor of Oyo State,Engr. Seyi Makinde, has assured that no worker in the state will earn below the national minimum wage The Governor gave the assurance during the Inter religious service to usher in year 2020 which held at the car park Governor’s office Agodi government Secretariat Ibadan. The Governor’s Office Correspondent, Olamiposi […]

Gov. Makinde Sympathizes With Victims Of Akesan Market Fire

The Governor of Oyo State, Engr. Seyi Makinde, has sympathized with victims of an early Sunday morning fire that razed down the popular Akesan market in Oyo town. Gov. Makinde urged the victims to remain calm as the fire incident and its aftermath will be duly investigated. The Governor commiserated with the victims of the […]

Christmas: Makinde Preaches Love, Christ-Like Lifestyle

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde has urged Christians, residents of Oyo State and Nigerians in general to ensure they live in peace and harmony in the spirit of Christmas. The Governor, in a goodwill message, made available in Ibadan said that every resident and indigenes of Oyo State need to imbibe harmonious coexistence to […]