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Oyo Govt Honours Deceased Commissioner, Orders State Flag To Fly

In honour of the late Commissioner for Environment and Natural Resources, Rt Hon. Kehinde Ayoola, Oyo State Government has ordered its flag to be flown at half-mast. The Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Mrs. Olubamiwo Adeosun, gave the directive on behalf of the Governor on Friday, May 15, 2020. According to a statement by […]

COVID-19: Oyo Govt Slashes Salaries Of Political Appointees By 50%

Oyo State Government has slashed 50 per cent salaries of Political Appointees to boost the economy of the State with or without allocation from the Federal Government. The State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde stated this at the 2020 Workers Day celebration held at the NLC Secretariat, Idi-Ape, Ibadan. Governor Makinde, who acknowledge the sacrifice of […]

Workers Day: Niger Govt Calls For Safety Measures

Niger State Governor, Mr Abubakar Bello, has called on Civil Servants and the organised Labour to abide by the safety measures put in place by Health professionals and Government orders aimed at containing the spread of Coronavirus as they mark May Day celebration. In a statement issued on Friday, May 1, 2020, by his Chief […]

COVID-19: Oyo Govt Takes Sensitisation Campaign To Hausa Comminities

The media sub-Committee of the Oyo State Covid-19 Task Force, has taken the sensitisation campaign to leaders of the Hausa community in Ibadan, the State capital. The sensitisation drive, which was led by the Commissioner for Information, Culture and Tourism, Dr Wasiu Olatubosun and the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr Taiwo Adisa, on […]

COVID-19: “About 40 Health Workers Tested Positive” -Ehanire

The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has said about 40 health workers have tested positive for Coronavirus in the country. Dr Ehanire disclosed this on Thursday, April 23, 2020, during the briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 in Abuja. He appealed to medical workers in the frontline of the COVID-19 fight to […]

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Dugbe Inferno: Makinde Visits Scene, Says Govt Will Launch Emergency

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has visited the scene of the fire incident that razed some shops in Dugbe market, Ibadan, on Wednesday, April 15, 2020. Governor Makinde, who was accompanied by a number of Government officials, on Thursday, April 16, 2020, told the victims and a crowd of sympathisers, who had converged on […]

Coronavirus: Oyo Govt Begins Decontamination, Fumigation

Oyo State Government has kicked off the decontamination and fumigation of all necessary areas in the State as a way of containing the spread of the novel Coronavirus. The Government said the decontamination was one of the steps to control and contain the spread of COVID-19 in the State, adding that Corporate entities, owners of […]

COVID-19: Katsina Govt Lifts Ban On Friday Prayers

The Katsina State Government has lifted ban on Friday prayers in the State with immediate effect over the COVID-19 pandemic. This is coming after the State Government held a stakeholders meeting with religious leaders, traditional rulers and Security Agencies in the State. In a statement signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Dr Mustapha […]

Funke Akindele, Husband Bag 14 Days Community Service, With ₦100,00

A Magistrate court sitting in Lagos has sentenced Nollywood actress, Mrs Funke Akindele-Bello and her husband, Mr Abdulrasheed Bello, a.k.a JJC skillz to 14 days community service each. The Court also directed them to pay a fine of ₦100,000 each. The duo would be kept in isolation in a place to be determined by the […]

Makinde Orders Immediate Renovation Of Classrooms In Worst-Hit Ibadan Schools

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has ordered the immediate renovation of blocks of classrooms and supply of furniture to St John Secondary School, Ode-Aje, Aremo, Ibadan and other worst-hit Schools in the metropolis. The Governor, who made the order during an on-the-spot assessment to the School said, Government will try its best to ensure […]