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Makinde Declares GSM Tennis Championship Open; Defeats Chief Of Staff

Makinde Declares GSM Tennis Championship Open; Defeats Ilaka in Exhibition Match Governor Seyi Makinde, on Tuesday declared open the maiden edition of GSM Tennis Championship. During a brief ceremony held at Ibadan Recreation Club, Sabo, Ibadan, the state Governor, revealed that his administration is ready to produce tennis talents that will compete in the world […]

COVID-19 Patient Delivers Baby In Oyo

Oyo State has recorded its first COVID-19 patient delivery, on Saturday, July 4, 2020. The Governor, Seyi Makinde disclosed this via his verified Twitter handle confirming that the mother and baby are doing well and in good condition. The baby was delivered at the state’s Infectious Disease Centre in Olodo. According to the Nigeria Centre […]

Makinde To Personally Lead Oyo Covid-19 Task Force, Apologises For

The Oyo State Governor, Engr. Seyi Makinde, has set up a special task to equip Oyo State for the coronavirus disease that the nation is currently facing.  Gov. Makinde further disclosed that he will personally chair the Oyo Covid-19 Task Force. Also, the Governor has officially apologised for allowing the unification rally of the Oyo […]

“Oyo Govt Ready To Collaborate With ICPC” -Makinde

Oyo State Government has reiterated it’s committment to partner with the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission, ICPC, to recover stolen properties of the Government by the past administrations. Governor Seyi Makinde stated this while receiving the ICPC team, led by its Chairman, Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, at the Executive Chamber, Agodi Secretariat, Ibadan. […]

“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 […]

Armed Forces Remembrance Day: Makinde Promises More Support For Families

The Oyo State Governor, Engr.  Seyi Makinde, has said his government will continue to support the families of fallen and departed heroes for their ultimate price paid towards securing their fatherland. The Governor made this known while performing the ceremonial function and Inspection of Guard of Honour for the 2020 Armed forces Remembrance Day. Governor’s […]

Fire incidents: Oyo to buy 10 fire-fighting trucks

Oyo State Government is set to acquire 10 modern fire-fighting equipment through a competitive bidding process. The State’s Commissioner for Infrastructure, Transportation and Public Works, Professor Raphael Afonja, who made the disclosure on Sunday, January 5, 2020, while undertaking an on-the-spot assessment of the fire-ravaged Akesan Market, (Oja Akesan) in Oyo town, said the process […]

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 […]

Minimum Wage: “We Are On Same Page With Civil Servants”

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, said on Saturday, December 21, 2019 that his government was on the same page with civil servants on the new N30,000 minimum wage for workers. The Governor, who noted that his administration had only on Friday, December 20, 2019, set up a Committee to oversee the negotiation and implementation […]

Mrs Makinde Celebrates Oyo State Women, Distributes Bags Of Rice

The wife of the Executive Governor of Oyo State, Mrs Omini Makinde, has stated that women should be celebrated for their immense role in nation building and communal development. Christiana Dan reports that the first lady of Oyo State made the statement while hosting women across the state on in an end of the year […]