Tags : Secretariat

Six Mexican Military Personnel Killed In Air Crash

Six Military personnel have died after the airplane they were traveling in crashed on takeoff in eastern Mexico. The Defense Secretariat disclosed this on Sunday, February 21, 2021, adding that the Airforce LearJet 45 crashed at around 1545 GMT after taking off from Emiliano Zapata in Veracruz State. The statement said the Secretariat’s Accident Investigation […]

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 […]

Oyo Govt Approves ₦92 Million For Tribrid System Of Power

The Executive Council has approved provision of a tribrid system of power supply consisting of solar, diesel generating set and battery storage for Rural Community Development Centre (RCDC), Awe as an urgent intervention at the sum of ₦92 million only. According to the State’s Commissioner for Energy and Mineral Resources, Barr. Temilolu ‘Seun Ashamu, the […]

Makinde Launches ‘HeForShe’ Initiative In Oyo; Says “We’ll Continue To

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde has declared that his administration will continue to engage more women and Persons Living With Disabilities (PLWDs) in his Government. The Governor stated this on Friday, December 18, 2-20, while receiving the Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Dame Pauline Tallen, who was on an advocacy visit to […]

Makinde To Unveil State Anti-Corruption Agency Next Week

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has disclosed plans to unveil the State’s Anti-Corruption Agency next week with an assurance that his administration would continue to ensure accountability, transparency and prudent management of public funds in the State. The Governor stated this when he received the President of the Institute of Chartered Accountant of Nigeria, […]

Oyo Govt Reopens Secretariat To Workers On GL 13-Above

Oyo State Government has decided to allow Civil Servants on Grade Level 13 and above resume work on Monday, April 27, 2020. Governor Makinde, who revealed this while addressing Newsmen at the end of a meeting of the State’s COVID-19 Task Force on Saturday, April 25, 2020, added that there are certain strict conditions that […]

“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 […]

Ace Newscaster, Ronke Fajemirokun Passes On

Ace Newscaster, Ronke Fajemirokun, is dead. Mrs Ronke Fajemirokun, aged 53, died in the early hours of Friday, January 24, 2020, at the University College Hospital (UCH) Ibadan as a result of brief illness. She was one of the sought after Newscasters at the Broadcasting Corporation of Oyo State (BCOS) until her deployment to Simeon […]

“Amotekun, A Confident Building Strategy Towards Ensuring Adequate Security in

SouthWest Governors, Traditional Rulers, and Yoruba Leaders gathered at Ibadan, Oyo State Capital, to launch the Western Nigeria Governors Forum Codenamed ‘Amotekun’. According to the SouthWest Governors, Operation Amotekun was established to ensure zero tolerance to crime in the region, as well as to provide adequate security for the people of the six States. Governor’s […]

Kwara Government Demolishes Saraki’s Family Property In Ilorin

The Kwara State Government has demolished Dr Bukola Saraki’s family property popularly known as Ile Arugbo (old people’s home) in Ilorin, the State capital. The property was demolished early on Thursday morning, January 2, 2020, after Police dispersed protesters, including old women. Policemen, numbering about 50 were said to have gone to enforce the action […]