Latest Stories in Oyo

 

Death of the Third Term Project before it could begin its parliamentary journey

Comments

By Chidi Odinkalu & Ayisha Osori YESTERDAY… he strategy adopted for selling the third term project to the country was revealed: “Within the party leadership, it was understood...

Mon Oct 15th, 2018     Read More →

The 50 men, women on Buhari’s travel ban list

Comments

Thirteen former governors and seven former ministers, all facing corruption trials, were among the 50 men and women that make up the travel ban list under Executive Order No. 6 issued by President...

Sun Oct 14th, 2018     Read More →

CAC cleric tasks Nigerians on good governance

Comments

By Sam Eyoboka General Overseer, CAC Reformation Land, Ibad-an, Oyo State, Prophet Ti-mothy Abass Arabambi, has urged Nigerians take advantage of next year’s general elections to can-vass...

Sun Oct 14th, 2018     Read More →

2019: ADP guber candidate Alao-Akala picks Prof. Olaiya as running mate

Comments

Ibadan – Former Gov. Adebayo Alao-Akala, the governorship candidate of African Democratic Party (ADP) in Oyo State, has picked Prof. Abideen Olaiya, as his running mate for the 2019...

Sat Oct 13th, 2018     Read More →

Dollars, militancy, vote banditry mark Delta primaries

Comments

…State where losers threatened lives of delegates, asked for refunds of monies given out to buy votes By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South –South SOMETIME ago at a public function in...

Sat Oct 13th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Why women’s participation is dwindling

Comments

By Ebun Sessou & Oyetade Oluwapelumi The belief that Nigerian politics was not only meant for the male folk sprouted Prof Remi Sonaiya to join the presidential race in 2015 under the auspices...

Sat Oct 13th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Presidency lists ongoing, completed projects across 36 states

Comments

By Nwafor Sunday In what can be described as a response to the fourteen (14), posers raised by the Atiku Presidential Campaign Organisation, was on Friday disclosed to newsmen by the Personal...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

Deaf students cry for help over funding in Ibadan

Comments

By Ola Ajayi IBADAN — WHEN late Dr Andrew Foster, a deaf black American established the Ibadan Mission School for the deaf in May 1960, all he wanted was to reduce the social stigma attached...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

Ibadan: Three Islamic clerics cool heels in detention over murder of man

Comments

By Ola Ajayi IBADAN — WHEN a yet-to-be-identified person invited a 23-year old man, Mr Muhammed Fatiu Olaimo, to Ibadan about two weeks ago, he never knew that it was a call that would send...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

Bribing governors with the mutatis mutandis clause

Comments

By Chidi Odinkalu & Ayisha Osori YESTERDAY… We saw those who supported the third term project and those who opposed it. We also saw Buhari and Alhaji Balarabe Musa, leadership of the...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

STATE OF THE NATION: Nigeria’ll remain stagnant if…, says Ooni of Ife

Comments

By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA— THE Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi said yesterday that Nigeria will remain stagnant due to continuous selfish ambitions of politicians. Oba Ogunwusi said this...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

Deem yourselves beautiful

Comments

By Musibau Tunde Akanni PERMIT me to renew or share with you some didactic, relevant literary experience availed the world by the duo of Ghana’s Ayi Kwei Armah and Nigeria’s Chinua...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

Ajimobi calls on Agric research institutes, farmers to evolve demand-driven project

Comments

Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has called on agricultural research institutes and farmers in the state to embark on demand-driven projects, based on specific demands by their consumers. Gov...

Thu Oct 11th, 2018     Read More →

Yoruba’s are light of the nation- Ooni

Comments

Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi, on Thursday in Ikenne-Remo, Ogun, called for unity within the Yoruba nation for other nationalities in Nigeria to emulate. Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, the Ooni...

Thu Oct 11th, 2018     Read More →

Why President Buhari deserves second term – BCO

Comments

By Ola Ajayi, Ibadan AS the 2018 general elections draw nearer, the National Coordinator of Buhari Campaign Organization (BCO), Alhaji Danladi Garba Pasali has said President Muhammadu Buhari...

Thu Oct 11th, 2018     Read More →