Tags : Osun State

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 […]

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 […]