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“Makinde Didn’t Contract COVID-19 At Ibadan Rally” -Media Aide

Individuals trying to politicise Oyo State Governor’s case have been warned to desist from doing so and look for ways of supporting the efforts to stop the spread of the virus. Contrary to insinuations in some quarters that Engir Seyi Makinde, who on Monday, March 30, 2020, tested positive to COVID-19, contracted the disease at […]

Bode George, Fayose, Others Storm Ibadan For South-West PDP Leaders’

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leaders in the South/West States have unanimously re-strategised to take over the remaining five States being controlled by the All Progressives Congress (APC), just as the Party harped on unity to achieve the desired results. This was revealed on Thursday, March 13, 2020, at an enlarged meeting of the Party […]

“Oyo Govt Ready To Collaborate With ICPC” -Makinde

Oyo State Government has reiterated it’s committment to partner with the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission, ICPC, to recover stolen properties of the Government by the past administrations. Governor Seyi Makinde stated this while receiving the ICPC team, led by its Chairman, Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, at the Executive Chamber, Agodi Secretariat, Ibadan. […]

Amotekun Public Hearing Result: South-West Speakers To Meet Today

Speakers of the South-West Houses of Assembly will meet on Wednesday, February 26, 2020, over the Amotekun bills, which went public hearing in five States on Monday, February 24. The Chairman, House Committee on Information, Mr Gbenga Omole, who disclosed this in an interview with The PUNCH on Tuesday, February 25, said the Speakers would […]

Alteration Of Land Use: Oyo Govt Revokes Parcels Of land

The Government of Oyo State has approved the revocation of some plots of land located within the Agodi Government Reservation Area (GRA) and Jericho axes of Ibadan, the State capital. The revocation order, which was dated February 10, 2020, indicated that the affected plots of land were revoked for overriding public interest and for the […]

“Explore Amicable Resolution, Court Urges Oyo Govt, Sacked L.G Chairmen;

An Oyo State High Court sitting in Ibadan, the State capital, has adjourned the suit filed by the State Government in which it is seeking to restrain the sacked Council Chairmen from forcefully taking over the Council Secretariat in the State till 21st February, 2020. The sacked Council Chairmen under the aegis of Association of […]

‘Makinde Is On The Right Path’ —Peter Obi

Former Governor of Anambra State and the Vice-Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 presidential election, Mr Peter Obi, has commended Governor Seyi Makinde on his purposeful and focused leadership in the State, asking him to keep it up. Mr Obi, who spoke at the State Government Retreat on the topic, […]

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 […]

“Lekan Are Ran A Good Race” -Makinde

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde has said the late Ibadan-born business mogul who also served as a Director of one of Nigerian Dailies, Dr Lekan Are, ran a good race in life and left indelible footprints on the sands of time. Governor Makinde, who paid a visit to the Ring Road home of the […]

“Inter-Agency Security collaboration To Boost Security In Oyo” -Makinde

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has said that inter-agency collaboration among security services has greatly boost the security situation in Oyo State. According to a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr Taiwo Adisa, Governor Makinde stated this during a reception organized for the 163 newly promoted Senior Officers of Security […]