Tags : Osun State

Oyo Moves To Make LAUTECH Conventional University; To Relocate College

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has disclosed that the State will commence the push to make the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, a conventional University. The Governor, who spoke on Thursday, February 11, 2021, while receiving a report of the State negotiating committee on the Institution, added that the Government will equally […]

Governors Meet With Miyetti Allah, Condemn Criminality

Some Governors have met with the national leadership of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association (MACBAN) in Akure, Ondo State capital, and condemned criminal activities by bandits, kidnappers, rapists among others who hide in forests to unleash mayhem on innocent citizens.   The Governors include Engr Seyi Makinde of Oyo State; Mr Gboyega Oyetola of Osun […]

LAUTECH Ownership: Oyo To Pay ₦8 Billion To Osun In

Oyo State Government has approved the payment of the sum of ₦8 billion to Osun State Government as an asset sharing agreement. The approval, which was conveyed  by the Commissioner for Education, Barrister Olasunkanmi Olaleye, on Tuesday, January 19, 2021, would be paid in three installments spread over a period of three years. According to […]

“We Will Continue With Efforts To Unite PDP In South-West”

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde has said the South-West chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will continue with efforts aimed at uniting its members to ensure a stronger party in the zone. Governor Makinde, who addressed Newsmen after a meeting with members of the Zonal Working Committee of the Party, on Thursday, December […]

PDP South-West Leaders Call For Unity Among Members

It is imperative for leaders of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the South West to ensure unity and cohesion in the Party as the zone remain strategic to PDP if it must win election at the National level. These were the submisions of some PDP Leaders at the South-West meeting of the Party. The […]

COVID-19: Osun To Fine Hotels, Clubs N250,000 For Violation

Osun State Government has said hotels, bars, and clubs found to have flouted COVID-19 protocol in the state would be liable to N250, 000 fine. This was contained in a public service announcement titled, ‘COVID-19: Osun rolls out fines for defaulters,’ signed by the Deputy Governor and chairman, COVID-19 Task Force in the state, Benedict […]

Coronavirus Thirty Minutes Testing Kits Developed

Rapid diagnostic testing device has been developed in Nigeria and certified in the USA to bring out result of Coronavirus within thirty minutes. A Professor of Molecule Biology who discovered the kits, Prof. Christian Happi, revealed this while featuring on BCOS TV News Magazine Programme ‘AM 120’, on Thursday, June 25, 2020, noting that Africans […]

Federal Roads Construction: FG Okays N148b Refund To Five States

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the refund of the sum of N148, 141,987,161.25 to five states as the cash they disbursed in fixing federal roads in their domains. According to the Minister of Information, Culture and Tourism, Lai Mohammed, the beneficiaries are Cross River, Ondo, Osun, Bayelsa and Rivers states.  The minister said […]

Amotekun Nabs Four Suspected Burglars In Osun

Four suspected burglars have been arrested by men of the Amotekun Corps in Ila Odo, Odo Otin Local Government Area of Osun State. The leader of the gang, Sola Taiwo, two other members and their spiritualist were accused of attacking the house of a resident about two weeks ago and stealing many items, including a […]

Nigeria Records 87 New Cases Of COVID-19

Nigeria on Saturday, April 25, 2020, recorded 87 new cases of coronavirus bringing the total no of infection in the country to 1,182. According to a tweet from the NCDC, Lagos State recorded 33 cases, Borno 18 cases, Osun 12 cases, Katsina State nine cases, Kano and Ekiti four cases, Edo and Bauchi three cases […]