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Kingmakers Drag Makinde to Court

The kingmakers in Oyo town, otherwise known as the Oyomesi in Council, have dragged Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, to court over the vacant stool of the Alaafin of Oyo. The suit marked HOY/38/2023 before the Oyo State High Court in Oyo has as claimants five kingmakers, seeking a court injunction to restrain the governor […]Continue Reading

Makinde Kicks off Palliatives Distribution

By Iyabo Adebisi Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state will Wednesday flag-off the distribution of palliatives to 200 thousand households in Oyo zone area of the state The state commissioner of Budget and Planning, Professor Musbau Babatunde and Secretary of the 15-man Palliative Committee on Sustainable Action for Economic Recovery disclosed this while briefing newsmen Continue Reading

Justice Esan Gets Second Term as OYACA Chairman

By Iyabo Adebisi Oyo State governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde has approved the reappointment of Justice Eni Esan as chairman of the board of Oyo State Anti-Corruption Agency (OYACA). The governor also approved the reappointment of Mr Ehindero Olafola Lawrence, a Chief Superintendent of Police; Mrs Olopade Esther Afe, Prince Oyebade Oyedepo, Mr Temidayo Adebayo Ayorinde […]Continue Reading

Oyo Set Up Minimum Wage Review Committee

By Iyabo Adebisi The oyo state government has set up a committee to review the thirty thousand naira minimum wage to meet up with present-day realities in view of the subsidy removal.  Announcing the committee at a meeting which was convened at the instance of Governor Seyi Makinde at the Executive Chambers Governor’s  Office, Agodi […]Continue Reading

Makinde Sworn in for 2nd Term

By Iyabo Adebisi Governor Seyi Makinde and deputy governor, Chief Bayo Lawal have been sworn-in to pilot the affairs of Oyo state for another four years. Radio Nigeria Correspondent reports that Obafemi Awolowo Stadium, Oke Ado, Ibadan, venue of the swearing-in ceremony was filled to the capacity to witness the epoch making event.  The Chief […]Continue Reading

Oni Becomes New Oyo Head of Service

By Iyabo Adebisi Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has announced Mrs Olubunmi Olufunke Oni as the new Head of Service (HoS) for the State. This follows the retirement of the outgoing HoS, Alhaja Amdalat Ololade Agboola who will officially bow out of service next week. Until her new appointment, Mrs. Oni was the Permanent […]Continue Reading