Tags : IBADAN

“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 […]

“Nigerians To Start Paying Increased Electricity Tariffs From April” –

Following an outcry over the decision to increase electricity tariffs in the country, the Nigerian Government says the implementation will commence in April. The Chairman of the Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), Professor James Momoh, stated this while addressing a News conference on Monday, January 6, 2020, in Abuja. A series of documents dated December […]

Gov Makinde Says Oyo IGR Increases Due To Blockage Of

Governor Oluseyi Makinde had revealed that the internally generated revenue in the State has gone up a little bit because his administration has been able to block some loopholes of financial recklessness. State Governor disclosed this while reacting to questions during his quarterly programmer “Chat with GSM” held on Saturday, December 21, 2019, at the […]

State Projects: “My Administration Has Put An End To The

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Oluseyi Makinde has explained that among the various measures employed by the administration to effectively manage resources in other to have funds for developmental projects, he and other functionaries in the government had been using their private vehicles in the last six months. He noted that this step has saved the […]

Security: Governor Makinde Promises Not To Rest On Its Oars

Following the immense efforts of the present administration in redesigning the security architecture; distribution of security vehicles and procurement of communication equipment, among other steps, Oyo State Governor, Engineer Oluseyi Abiodun Makinde has promised not to rest on its oars despite getting good reports about security in the State. Governor Makinde made the promise while […]