Tags : Osun State

14 Persons Killed In Osun Road Accident

Fourteen persons, including six children were killed in an auto accident that occurred along Ilesa-Akure highway in Osun State. According to a statement issued by the Command Spokeperson, Agnes Ogungbemi, on Sunday, July 18, 2021, the Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps, Mr Paul Okpe disclosed that the accident occurred at power line area in […]

Panic In Osun Community Over Rumoured Bandits’ Invasion

There was panic in Ofatedo Community, Osun State on Friday, July 2, 2021, following insinuations that some Bandits had stormed a School in the Town to kidnap pupils. The source of the alarm was not known, but as the News spread to other parts of the Community, many Parents rushed to Schools to take their […]

Amotekun Operatives, Others Seal Off Venue Of Yoruba Nation Protest

Men of Nigeria Police, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps and the Amotekun Corps have sealed off the venue of the Yoruba Nation Mega Rally, Nelson Mandela Freedom Park, in Osogbo, OSUN State. The security operatives, who were positioned at strategic spots, apparently prevented participants from accessing the venue on Saturday, May 15, 2021. The […]

PDP South/W Congress: Fayose Accepts Makinde As Zonal Leader

There’s strong indication that leadership tussle rocking the PDP in the South-West will be a thing of the past as former Governor of Ekiti State, Dr Ayodele Fayose acknowledged Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde as the leader of the Party in the South-West. Former Governor Fayose made the remarks while addressing delegates at the […]

PDP South-West Congress: Accreditation Of Delegates Begins In Osogbo

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde has explained that accreditation of delegates at the South-West PDP Congress in Osobgo, Osun State started two hours behind schedule to ensure a thorough process. He said it is better to have a late start, but thorough process than to rush and have challenges. Governor Makinde who arrived at […]

LAUTECH Ogbomoso Wins Award For Outstanding State University

The Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, LAUTECH, Ogbomoso, has won the award for this year’s outstanding State owned University. This was made known at the first-ever education awards and lecture which held virtually. According to a statement issued on Tuesday, April 6, 2021, by the Chairman, screening committee for the SNEAWARDS, Revd Honey Olawale, the […]

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 […]