Tag: Ajimobi

Wilfred OkicheJune 28, 2020

Obituary: Abiola Ajimobi was a career politician, who undermined progress with tyranny

After a period of morbidity, former senator of the federal republic and governor of Oyo state, Isiaka Abiola Ajimobi passed ...

Michael IsaacJune 17, 2020

APC, Ajimobi, Oshiomhole and all the unfolding drama in the ‘governing party’

Politics is something that many people will agree comes with drama. For something as serious as that, it sometimes gives ...

Reuben AbatiApril 23, 2019

Reuben Abati: What’s wrong with these end-time Governors?

I believe we all have that one family member who thinks that he or she has the right to intrude ...

tosin adesinaAugust 21, 2018

At what point did Ayefele Music House become an illegal structure?

Sunday, August 19, 2018, will remain an unforgettable day for Ibadan-based popular musician Yinka Ayefele as a part of his ...

Samuel OkikeOctober 11, 2017

The Big 5: Three Nigerians killed in South Africa in less than one month, EFCC to begin auction of seized petroleum products, and other top stories

Good morning. Here are the top 5 stories you should be monitoring today. After a closed-door meeting with President Muhammadu ...

Op-ed EditorSeptember 27, 2017

Opinion: Governor Ajimobi, have you any answers to these questions about LAUTECH’s crisis?

by Busari Azeezat A parent whose child is 25 years is supposed to be at peace, after all, it is ...

Op-ed EditorJuly 28, 2017

RE: Gov Ajimobi, why did you go to London?

by Fadoju Babajide The continued closure of the Ladoke Akintola University (LAUTECH) is a very unfortunate issue and the government ...

Op-ed EditorJune 14, 2017

Opinion: Save LAUTECH! | Frustrated student cries out for help

by Busari Azeezat It had only started as a case of nonpayment of allowances. The school that was held in ...

RoqeebahJune 11, 2017

Thought Experiment: What would American students do if they had to live the hell of LAUTECH students?

We all know one of the most tender pressure points in the land of the free (a.k.a America) is Race. ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 29, 2017

I will name my successor in May 2018 – Ajimobi

Governor of Oyo state, Abiola Ajimobi on Monday said he would name his successor in May 2018. Ajimobi’s tenure ends ...

Op-ed EditorMay 16, 2017

The Thread: “APC politicians are arrogant hypocrites” | Demola Olarewaju lays out the differences between PDP and APC

Demola Olanrewaju takes a hard look at the popular sentiment that the Peoples Democratic Party and the All Progressives Congress ...

Op-ed EditorJanuary 23, 2017

Open letter to Governor Abiola Ajimobi

by Stephen Chukwumah   Dear Governor Ajimobi, I came across a video of you admonishing students in your State who ...

Op-ed EditorJanuary 18, 2017

Adeboro Odunlami: He needs some emotional balance [NEW VOICES]

by Adeboro Odunlami Perhaps one of the hardest life skills to gain mastery over is ‘Emotional Intelligence and Boundaries’. As ...

RoqeebahJanuary 16, 2017

The YNaija Cover this morning – the 16th of January

Read the full stories and analyses here now! RoqeebahCreative mind. Enthusiast. Learner. Multipotentialite. And here, an assistant editor.

RoqeebahJanuary 15, 2017

Still on the Matter: We slept on it but woke up to an Ajimobi that is still wrong, wrong, wrong

The last time students of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology took to the streets to protest their being shut out ...

RoqeebahJanuary 15, 2017

“You are all mad”, “8 months of what?” | See our top 10 memorable quotes from the past week

This past week looks as though it was designed to put many Nigerian sweethearts in bad light. Peter Obi, former ...

Op-ed EditorJanuary 15, 2017

Today’s Noisemakers: Ajimobi, Tony One Week, Bobrisky and others

  [The Saturday Edition] Every day on the Nigerian internet, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our ...

Op-ed EditorJanuary 14, 2017

The Thread: Disgraceful Ajimobi is “everything a governor should never be”

Drunk on power, high on self-importance, disconnected from the challenges of the everyday Nigerian, and certainly dismissive of LAUTECH’s students’ ...

YWriterJanuary 14, 2017

YNaija Says: Shame on you, Governor Ajimobi. Shame on you.

For the past eight months, the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso in Oyo State has been shut down, ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 29, 2016

The YNaija Tracklist: ‘Our most valuable resource is not our oil, it is our people’ – Atiku | Dangote truck carrying Indian hemp intercepted by Police | Nigeria has nothing to celebrate at 56 – Balarabe Musa

From the papers this morning – a Tracklist. BREAKING: INEC shuts print, online journalists out of collation centre – YNaija #EdoDecides: ...

Mazi EmekaJuly 11, 2016

Why Oyo state government shut down public schools

Following the crisis rocking the Oyo state education sector, the State government, on Monday, announced that it has set up a thirty-one ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJuly 10, 2016

Students protest, not begging, forces Ajimobi to reopen schools

The Oyo state government has announced the reopening of schools following protests by students. This was contained in a statement ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJuly 3, 2016

‘I will find you’ | Governor Ajimobi sends a message to assassins

The governor of Oyo state, Abiola Ajimobi has expressed sadness over the murder of the lawmaker representing Orelope Constituency at the State ...

Op-Ed EditorJune 28, 2016

Opinion: The madness of Nigerian governors; a case study of Mimiko

by Gbenga Adene Ojo Oladimeji will agree with me that I’ve given up on arguing anything related to Nigeria/politics because ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 20, 2016

‘We won’t force people to surrender land for cattle grazing’ – FG

The Federal Government has said that there are no plans to seize anybody’s land for the implementation of the ranch ...

Janeth JOctober 28, 2015

THE YNAIJA TRACKLIST: FG not investigating Lamorde | CIA director hacked by teenager| Boko Haram December deadline not feasible | More stories

FG denies ordering investigation on Lamorde. Premium Times Timi Frank is APC’s new headache. YNaija Supreme court dismisses Wike’s petition. ...

Janeth JJuly 29, 2015

Journalists barred from Oyo Governor’s office press centre

Governor of Oyo state, Abiola Ajimobi barred journalists from gaining entry into the popular press centre of the Governor’s office, ...

Janeth JJune 30, 2015

PDP urges Ajimobi to reduce cost of governance

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo State has called on the state governor, Abiola Ajimobi to review the salaries, allowances ...

SolaJune 27, 2015

Saheed Balogun loves Governor Ajimobi and here’s why

Fret not, they are not gay partners! Actor Saheed Balogun wants you all to know that Governor Ajimobi of Oyo ...

April 26, 2014

Opinion: Understanding Oyo politics and Ajimobi’s fate in 2015

by Abass Adetunji Ethnicity plays a part in the state’s politics as well as the country’s, especially considering the alleged ...

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