Tag: Oyo

Gunmen kill Amotekun corps in Oyo

Some gunmen has reportedly ambushed and killed Suleiman Qudril, an operative of Amotekun Corps, around Fiditi area of Oyo State.Qudril, 25, was killed...

Oyo LG: OYSIEC postpones election date by one week

By Adeola BadruThe Oyo State Independent Electoral Commission (OYSIEC) has shifted the date for the local government election in the state from the...

I don’t deserve accolade for serving Oyo people — Makinde

Governor Seyi MakindeBy Adeola BadruGovernor ‘Seyi Makinde of Oyo State on Wednesday, told residents of the state not to accord his government for...

LG poll: Oyo govt awards printing of ballot papers to Lagos...

Seyi MakindeBy Adeola BadruGovernor ‘Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, Tuesday, approved the printing of 2.6 million customized ballot papers, in preparation for the...

US govt supports 45,000 PLHIV in Oyo, Ondo with ARVs

By Sola Ogundipe The US government will identify and place an additional 45,000 People Living with HIV (PLHIV) in Oyo and Ondo states on...

Driver loses control of car, crushes mother, two children in Oyo

By Ola AjayiTWO children and their mother have died in a fatal auto crash that happened in Ogbomoso, at the weekend.Vanguard gathered that...

Oyo Police rescue 3 women after four days in gunmen’s captivity

By Adeola BadruThe Oyo State Police Command on Friday confirmed the release of the abducted victims at Onipe, a suburb along the Ijebu-ode/Idi-Ayunre...

Oyo APC bigwigs chart way forward ahead of 2023 general election

….We’re desirous to reposition, strengthen our partyNotable political figures in the All Progressive Congress APC in Oyo State converged on Ibadan, the Oyo...

Oyo Govt. partners NEPC to boost food exports – NEWS AGENCY...

The Oyo State Government will partner the Nigeria Export Promotion Council (NEPC) in capacity building to meet global standard for exports. Hits: 0The post Oyo...

Oyo Kidnap: Hunters await govt’s approval to rescue victims

Our men need to be encouraged — President, Soludero HuntersThe National President of Soludero Hunters Association of Nigeria, Oba Nureni Anabi, said he...

Gov Bello mourns demise of Igala born, former military administrator of...

By Arogbonlo IsraelKogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has mourned the demise of an Igala Icon and former Military Administrator of Ondo and Oyo...

Sport: Oyo hunts for teenagers in golf competition

By Adeola BadruOyo State government in its aim to develop teenagers in the golf game is set to begin a golf competition in...

Police arrest alleged trans-border car snatchers, others in Oyo

The Police Command in Oyo State has arrested five alleged armed robbery trans-border car snatchers, six ritualists and 45 others for offences ranging...

Oyo: FRSC boss tasks special marshals on promoting commission’s mandate

Photo used to illustrate the storyBy Adeola BadruThe Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) in Oyo State, Mrs Chukwura Uche,...

Beggars complain of low patronage in Oyo

By Ola AjayiABOUT 250 beggars in Ibadan during the week protested over low patronage by members of the public following rumours that some...

Lady accused of dumping her husband to marry Alaafin of Oyo...

The lady accused to be the new wife of the Alaafin of Oyo,  Lamidi Olayiwola has finally reacted to the rife allegations making the rounds on...

Oyo Government Suspends Monthly Sanitation Exercise Indefinitely

Oyo State Government has announced the suspension of the monthly sanitation exercise observed in the state indefinitely.The Commissioner for Environment and Natural Resources,...

Alaafin of Oyo makes first public appearance with latest wife Olori...

There is a new queen in the Oyo kingdom and this time, it’s a beautiful lady from the east identified as Olori Chioma. The Alaafin...