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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 […]

LG autonomy public hearing: NULGE seeks quick action from states lawmakers

LG autonomy public hearing: NULGE seeks quick action from states lawmakers NULGE

The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) has called for quick conduct of public hearings on the amendment to the constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in which administrative and financial autonomy were proposed for local governments across the federation. The Southwest Vice President of the union, Oludare Famoofo, gave the charge in […]

Court relaxes order against Oyo LG election

Court relaxes order against Oyo LG election Town Planning

Oyo State Government has secured an order that will facilitate the conduct of local government election in the state. In a statement in Ibadan on Wednesday by the Commissioner for information, Culture and Tourism, Mr. Toye Arulogun quoting the Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Oluwaseun Abimbola, the government stated that Order 3 of […]