Tags : State Governor

Lagos Discharges 93 More COVID-19 Patients

Lagos State Govt has discharged 93 more COVID-19 patients from its Lagos facilities to reunite with their families and the society. This was disclosed in a statement by the State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Monday, June 29, 2020. The discharged patients comprise of 16 females and 77 males out of which 11 are foreign nationals. […]

Governor Makinde Congratulates Soun Of Ogbomosoland At 94

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has congratulated the Soun of Ogbomosoland, Oba Oladunni Oyewumi Ajagungbade III, on the occasion of his 94th birthday. According to a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Taiwo Adisa, on Wednesday, May 27, 2020, Governor Makinde described Sọ̀ún of Ogbomoṣọ as a leader and Royal Father with […]

Fayemi, Deputy, Ekiti Political Appointees To Slash Salaries By 50%

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has directed that salaries of all political appointees in the State be slashed by 50 per cent with immediate effect. The Commissioner for Information and Values Orientation in the State, Mr Muyiwa Olumilua, confirmed this in a statement forwarded to Channels Television on Tuesday, April 28, 2020. He explained that the […]

COVID-19 Pandemic: “We’ll Explore Local Solutions” —Makinde

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde has said the State will explore home-grown solutions towards the prevention and cure of COVID-19. Engr Makinde added that since Nigerians have always had their ways of dealing with flu, catarrh and cough, in ways different from the Western world, the State would explore avenues and find a cure. […]

Lagos Govt Cautions Residents Against Stigmatising Discharged COVID-19 Patients

The Lagos State Government has caution residents against stigmatising those who have been discharged after recovering from Coronavirus in the State. It, however, appealed to the people to show love to the discharged persons and encourage them after recovering from the disease. The State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, stated this on Sunday, April 5, 2020, […]


COVID-19: Oyo State Governor Imposes Dusk To Dawn Curfew

In his efforts to containg the Coronavirus pandemic in Oyo State, the State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has imposed a dusk to dawn curfew from 7:00pm to 6:00am. According to a tweet by the Governor on Friday, March 27, 2020, there is also ban on gatherings of more than ten people in the State. Governor […]


COVID-19: Dotun Oyelade Applauds Gov. Makinde’s Stay Home Order; Reduces

The Executive Chairman of the Broadcasting Corporation of Oyo State (BCOS), Prince Dotun Oyelade, has described steps taken by the State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde to fight coronavirus as the best to stop the spread of the virus in the State. In a statement issued in Ibadan, Prince Oyelade particularly praised the Governor on the […]


Coronavirus: Oyo Govt Declares Emergency, Sets Up Emergency Operation, Diagnostic

Amid growing concerns over the Coronavirus pandemic, Oyo State Government has declared an emergency by ordering the immediate closure of Schools and the inauguration of Emergency Operation Centres, among other measures. The State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, who addressed Newsmen late on Friday, March 20, 2020, after the inaugural meeting of the State’s COVID-19 Task […]

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 […]