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Treat Ibadan mayhem perpetrators as criminals, Ajimobi tells Police

Treat Ibadan mayhem perpetrators as criminals, Ajimobi tells Police Ibadan Mayhem

Governor Abiola Ajimobi has tasked the police in Oyo State to be harsh on perpetrators of the mayhem in which 20 houses and 30 shops were razed in Ibadan at the weekend. The governor, who spoke through his deputy, Moses Alake Adeyemo, made the demand on Monday when he paid an on-the-spot visit to the […]

Oyo LG polls: Ajimobi’s APC takes all

Oyo LG polls: Ajimobi’s APC takes all

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has won all the elective positions contested for in the Local Government election held in Oyo state last Saturday. After the collation of the final results by the Oyo State Independent Electoral Commission (OYSIEC), the party’s candidates were declared winners in all the Chairmanship and Councillorship posts in the […]

Stray bullet kills teenage girl as Oyo conducts LG poll

Stray bullet kills teenage girl as Oyo conducts LG poll

An eighteen-year-old girl was killed at Idi Oro, Ekotedo area in Ibadan by a shot allegedly fired by an official of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) during the Local Government election held across Oyo State on Saturday. The girl identified as Kofoworola Abubakar was said to be a student of St. Bridget […]

Steer clear of LG election, congress, Ajimobi warns rival APC faction

Steer clear of LG election, congress, Ajimobi warns rival APC faction Town Planning

Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi on Thursday warned his rivals in the state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to stay away from the Local Government election scheduled to hold across the state on Saturday, The group, otherwise known as Unity Forum was also warmed against alleged attempt to disrupt the party’s Local Government […]

APC Ward Congress: Ajimobi mounts pressure on National Secretariat, Congress C’tee

APC Ward Congress: Ajimobi mounts pressure on National Secretariat, Congress C’tee

By Sikiru Akinola Four days after the conduct of the ward congress of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Oyo State, Governor Abiola Ajimobi is mounting pressure on the national headquarters of the party as well as the congress and appeal committees’ panels to accept his people as the ‘duly’ elected ward executives It would […]

Yelutide: Ajimobi’s aides splash gifts on less-privileged

Yelutide: Ajimobi’s aides splash gifts on less-privileged Less-Privileged

Two special assistants to the Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, paid special visit to some orphanages in Ibadan during the last holiday season to share the joy of Christmas with the less-privileged children in the centres. Hon Taofeek Olanihun and Miss Titilope Gbadamosi (both of the Community Relations Unit of the governor’s office, Ibadan) […]

Mass defection: APC leaders admit Akala, others

Mass defection: APC leaders admit Akala, others

Leaders from the national secretariat of the All Progressives Congress (APC) were on hand to formally admit the former governor of Oyo State, Adebayo Alao-Akala and other notable politicians in the state, who left the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Labour Party (LP) and Accord to join the ruling party. While speaking at the event held […]

Oyo proposes N267b for 2018 fiscal year

Oyo proposes N267b for 2018 fiscal year 2018 fiscal year

The Oyo State governor, Abiola Ajimobi, presented a budget of N267 Billion for the 2018 fiscal year to the state House of Assembly on Thursday tagging it ‘Budget of Stabilisation. Though the governor could not provide the details before the lawmakers, saying the state ministry of finance would do the job later, he informed that […]

Updated: Ibadan Obas issue 21-day deposition notice to Olubadan

Updated: Ibadan Obas issue 21-day deposition notice to Olubadan Ibadan Obas

The Ibadan Council of Obas has issued a notice of dethronement to the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, Ogunguniso , accusing him of acts unbecoming of his status as the paramount ruler of the ancient town. The traditional rulers, led by Oba Lekan Balogun, the Otun Olubadan of Ibadanland, addressed a press conference at […]

Ajimobi to sign alternative dispute resolution law soon – Attorney-General

Ajimobi to sign alternative dispute resolution law soon – Attorney-General Town Planning

The Oyo State Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Oluwaseun Abimbola, at the weekend said the State Governor Abiola Ajimobi will soon sign into law an alternative dispute resolution bill recently passed by the State House of Assembly. In a release made available to journalists in Ibadan on Sunday, an elated Abimbola said the law was […]