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Shina Peller Defects to PDP

By Iyabo Adebisi Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde has expressed confidence that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) remained strong and united in the state and would win the forthcoming local government elections as a result of his government’s people-oriented programmes. He stated this in Iseyin while welcoming the senatorial candidate of the Accord Party Continue Reading

Makinde Extends Wage Award by Six Months

By Iyabo Adebisi Oyo State Governor, Engineer ‘Seyi Makinde, has announced a six-month extension of the payment of N25,000 and N15,000 wage award to civil servants and pensioners in the state. The governor, who made the announcement at the inauguration of the 12.5 kilometres Challenge-Odo Ona Elewe-Apata Road, said the extension became important to allow […]Continue Reading

Ibadan Explosion: Makinde Receives Update

By Iyabo Adebisi Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state has received the official report of the January 16, 2024 explosion at Adeyi Avenue, Bodija, Ibadan.  The report, which comprises findings of the Medical, Security and Engineering Teams, was presented to the governor at the Executive Chamber of the Governor’s Office, Secretariat, Agodi, Ibadan. Addressing newsmen […]Continue Reading

Cut cost of governance – Peter Obi

By Iyabo Adebisi Presidential Candidate of the Labour Party, LP, in the 2023 general election, Mr Peter Obi wants the Federal Government to pay attention to critical areas given the economic realities facing the country.  He said this in Ibadan while speaking with newsmen shortly after paying a condolence visit to Governor Seyi Makinde at […]Continue Reading

Oyo Govt. Donates N10m to Nigeria Army

By Iyabo Adebisi Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde has donated a sum of 10 million Naira on behalf of the state government to support the appeal fundraising week in celebration of the 2024 Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebration  Governor Makinde also made a personal donation of a million Naira. He donated while hosting relevant stakeholders at the […]Continue Reading

Makinde Presents Staff of Office to Soun

By Mathew Famakinde/Idowu Ogunbunmi Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde has presented staff of office to Oba Ghandi Afolabi Olaoye as 21st Soun of Ogbomoso. Speaking at the official presentation of the staff office to Oba Ghandi, Governor Makinde described the new Soun as a visional leader, an entrepreneur and a motivational speaker.  He said that Ogbomoso Continue Reading