Latest News, Events and Happenings in Oyo News.en-usAare Ona Kakanfo: Arewa youths commend Alafin over Adams’ choice Dapo AkinrefonTHE Arewa Youth Consultative Forum , has commended the Alafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi over his choice of the National Coordinator of the Oodua Peoples Congress , Otunba Gani Adams as the Aare Ona Kakanfo designate of Y <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 17 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 The long search for Aare Ona Kakanfo Ola AjayiIBADAN&mdash;The announcement of Otunba Gani Adams as the new Aare Ona Kankanfo of Yorubaland has been received with surprise. The leader of the Odua People&rsquo;s Congress, OPC, the reign of the new Yoruba warlord, is faced with issues <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 17 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 S-West PDP chieftains meet over party chairmanship slot Gbenga Oke &amp; Monsur OlowoepejoAs the People&rsquo;s Democratic Party, PDP, prepares for its National convention in December, chieftains of the party in the South-West, yesterday, gathered in Lagos to brainstorm on who to support for the posit <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 17 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 The Generals and their books General Olusegun Obasanjo wrote his 178- page book, My Command, published by the Heinemann Education books on June 28, 1981, a book reviewed by Anthony Clayton, a lot of Nigerian Generals have become authors.Gowon and Obasanjo And a lot to <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 17 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Why I picked Gani Adams as new Aare Ona Kakanfo — Alaafin Dapo AkinrefonLAGOS&mdash;The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, has explained why he picked National Coordinator of the Oodua People&rsquo;s Congress, OPC, Otunba Gani Adams, as the 15th Aare Ona Kakanfo designate of Yorubaland, saying it was b <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 17 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Tension as Ile-Ife youths accuse Modakeke of encroachment Gbenga OlarinoyeOsogbo&mdash;There are fears that the people of Ile-Ife and the neighbouring Modakeke community may soon take up arms against one another over alleged encroachment into the land of Ife. Palpable tension is building within the two <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 16 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Tinubu, Ajimobi, Alaafin for Okeho’s centenary celebration is set for the Centenary Celebration of the return of Okeho to its original site from the old site. The event holds from October 20 -28, 2017.Okeho, the headquarters of Kajola Local Government, Oyo State, had existed for more than three centurie <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 16 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Ajimobi, wife announce scholarships for indigent varsity students Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State and his wife, Florence, have separately offered scholarships to indigent students of Ajayi Crowther University, Oyo, where the first lady bagged an honorary doctor of science in Public Administration, at the weeke <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 16 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Ibadan new kings saga: Defeated Seriki line taunts Ajimobi, Olubadan Ola AjayiIbadan&mdash;THE head of Seriki line in Ibadan traditional institution, Chief Adebayo Oyediji, who lost the Olubadan stool to His Imperial Majesty, Oba Saliu Adetunji, has taunted both the governor and the monarch that nemesis has at las <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 16 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Odua’a: The way forward Adewale RajiTHE year 2016 was characterised by global political shocks in advanced economies notably with the United Kingdom &ldquo; Brexit Vote&rdquo; in June and the election of Donald J. Trump in November 2016 as US President. On the national <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 16 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Oyo State Govt. to restructure LAUTECH Teaching Hospital — Commissioner State Government said it was making efforts to restructure and transform Ladoke Akintola University Teaching Hospital Ogbomoso.The Commissioner for Health, Dr Azeez Adeduntan, made this known in a statement in Ibadan on Sunday in react <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 15 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 36 states share N173.8bn from federation account in September – Graphic Report 36 states shared N173.8 billion from the Federation Account in September from the distributable revenue generated for the month.The breakdown was obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria in a report from the office of the Accountant-General <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 15 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 When jittery, divided S-West APC leaders gathered in Ibadan Leke Adeseri, S-West Regional EditorHigh-wire political maneuver played out during the meeting of All Progressives Congress, APC, governors, ministers and others political office holders from the Southwest of Nigeria, held in Ibadan last Thursd <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 15 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 VP Osinbajo proposes PPP in varsity funding &#8211; Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday night in Lagos declared that the government cannot support the universities as they want or even to keep them at their current levels.Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SANHe made the remark at the &l <br>VanguardBestNairaSat, 14 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 I wanted to be an air hostess but mum said ‘no’ – Funsho Adegbola been served the best of education from the best schools both in Nigeria and outside, Funsho Adegbola, daughter of the late Attorney General of Nigeria, Chief Bola Ige, returned to Nigeria to help develop young children by setting up The Vale C <br>VanguardBestNairaSat, 14 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100