Latest Stories in Oyo

 

Dangote doles out over N1bn to Nigerians in consumers’ promo

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Consumers of Dangote cement brand in the country are to benefit from over N1 billion in the ongoing promo of Dangote Cement Bags of Goodies initiated by the company to give back to the society...

Wed Aug 3rd, 2022     Read More →

NEPC visits Ibadan-based indigenous clothing brand

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Officials of the Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC), Oyo State, on Tuesday, paid an inspection visit to the head-office of Fabriceight, an ibadan-based Afro-centric clothing brand, in Oyo...

Wed Aug 3rd, 2022     Read More →

NCC doles out N500m for research in Nigerian universities

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The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has committed over N500 million to Nigerian universities and other tertiary institutions across the country to facilitate research and innovations to...

Wed Aug 3rd, 2022     Read More →

Young ‘millionaires’ relive success stories in agribusiness, laud IITA, IFAD, ABUAD, AfricaRice, others for support

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SCORES of youths who were trained in agribusiness enterprises have relived their success stories to stakeholders in the agricultural sector. The event held at the International Conference Centre...

Tue Aug 2nd, 2022     Read More →

Child labour: ILO tasks FG on increased investment in social protection

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The International Labour Organisation (ILO) has called on the Nigerian government to increase investment in social protection through improved fiscal space and legal framework to make the right...

Tue Aug 2nd, 2022     Read More →

Pay us your N2bn debt, NECO tells five indebted state govts

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The National Examinations Council (NECO) has called on the five state governments that are still owing the organisation to the tune of over N2 billion altogether to pay up their debt without...

Fri Jul 29th, 2022     Read More →

Kishi imams, alfas laud Makinde for choosing Lawal as dep gov, running mate

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IMAMS and alfas in Kishi, Irepo Local Government Area of Oyo State, have expressed gratitude to the state governor, Mr Seyi Makinde, for picking one of their brothers, Chief Bayo Lawal, as his...

Fri Jul 29th, 2022     Read More →

Muslim scholars’ group counsels critics of same-faith presidential ticket

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THE Concerned Yoruba Muslim Scholars in Nigeria (CONYORMS) has risen in defence of the decision of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to field two Muslims, Senators Bola Tinubu and Kashim...

Fri Jul 29th, 2022     Read More →

Don’t be certificate carriers, embrace professionalism, new technology, ANAN tells members

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The national president and chairman of the council of the Association of National Accountants of Nigeria (ANAN), Professor Benjamin Chuks Osisioma, has enjoined accounting students in Nigeria to...

Thu Jul 28th, 2022     Read More →

Oyo govt has reinstated 129 sacked teachers ― SUBEB boss

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The Oyo State Government has reinstated 129 public primary school teachers, who were sacked by the immediate past administration over various alleged violations of public service rules. The...

Wed Jul 27th, 2022     Read More →

EFCC arrests 34 suspected internet fraudsters in Ibadan

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has confirmed the arrest of 34 suspected Internet fraudsters in Ibadan, Oyo State. The Commissioned disclosed in a statement made available to...

Tue Jul 26th, 2022     Read More →

Aseyin of Iseyin in Oyo State is dead

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Oyo State has lost another first-class traditional ruler, the Aseyin of Iseyin, Oba Abdul-Ganiyu Adekunle Salawudeen A palace source said that Oba Salawudeen joined his ancestor on Sunday after a...

Sun Jul 24th, 2022     Read More →

FGGC sexual molestation crisis: Teacher arraigned, remanded in custody

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Following reports of sexual molestation of students at the Federal Government Girls College, Oyo, the police on Friday arraigned a teacher of the school, Alayoteti Oyebode, on a one-count charge...

Sun Jul 24th, 2022     Read More →

Oyo 2023: Accord, ZLP, PRP gov candidates missing as INEC displays particulars

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Except there are some changes or publication of addendum, three parties: Zenith Labour Party (ZLP), Accord Party (AP) and Peoples Redemption Party (PRP) do not have candidates for the 2023...

Sun Jul 24th, 2022     Read More →

One feared dead as Hausa/Yoruba clash in Ibadan

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A lottery kiosk operator, popularly known as Baba Ijebu, Mufutau Sanni, has been reportedly feared dead following injuries sustained while trying to separate a fight between an Hausa man and his...

Sun Jul 24th, 2022     Read More →