Tag: Oyo

Omoleye OmoruyiMarch 10, 2022

How rat-killer seller and his 3 kids kidnapped, killed 8-year-old in Oyo

The Nigeria Police Force, Oyo Command, has paraded a father – a rat killer seller – and his three children ...

Bernard DayoJanuary 26, 2021

What we know about the military killings of Orlu natives in Imo

Yesterday, videos surfaced on the internet showing the Nigerian military in Orlu, Imo releasing live rounds into streets where indigenes ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 20, 2020

36 states and only 7 governors think the #EndSARS protests are genuine

It is Day 14 of the #EndSARS protests. Nine days since the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, announced the ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqSeptember 19, 2019

43 percent of Nigerians make smartphone purchase decisions based on social media campaigns, RED | For Africa study shows

A new study by the Research and Intelligence Unit of the omni-media group, RED | For Africa, indicates that about ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 10, 2018

The Big 5: Northern Elders Forum says ‘June 12 declaration’ not enough, W.H.O warns of possible cholera spread and other stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has expressed reservations on President Buhari’s ...

AzeezDecember 17, 2017

No more opposition parties in Oyo – Tinubu

National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu has said there is no more opposition party in Oyo ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 13, 2017

It is laughable that obas would recommend me for removal – Olubadan

The Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Akanmu Adetunji, Aje Ogungunniso I, yesterday said the threat of 21 Ibadan kings to ...

Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 14, 2017

About 3,000 Oyo pensioners march to protest 56 months unpaid arrears

No less than 3,000 retired Primary School teachers in Oyo yesterday staged a protest over their unpaid pension arrears running to ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 7, 2017

Fayose is eminently qualified to lead Nigeria out of the woods – Ladoja

A former Governor of Oyo, Senator Rashid Ladoja has said the governor of Ekiti, Ayodele Fayose should not be stopped ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 21, 2017

Olubadan sues Gov Ajimobi, 23 others

The Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, has sued the governor of Oyo, Abiola Ajimobi and 23 others, for their ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 5, 2017

LAUTECH governing council pledges to restore peace

The newly constituted Governing Council of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, has reportedly pledged to restore normalcy ...

AzeezJune 28, 2017

Take over LAUTECH | SUG President pleads with FG

Student Union President of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Debo Balogun has urged the Federal Government to take over the ...

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. ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 3, 2017

Adeboye, an inspiration to me – Ajimobi

by Dolapo Adelana Oyo Governor, Abiola Ajimobi has felicitated with the General Overseer of The Redeemed Christian Church of God ...

Isime EseneJanuary 30, 2017

Nasir el-Rufai drops 5 points to 28 in the latest YNaija Effectiveness Ranking for governors

We are back with the latest governors effectiveness ranking. This week Gov. Nasir el-Rufai made the lowest drop from number ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 21, 2017

‘Oyo, Osun pay LAUTECH N500m to end prolonged strike’

The governments of Oyo and Osun have reportedly paid Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) N250m each to bring an ...

Isime EseneJanuary 18, 2017

Abiola Ajimobi is the worst governor in Nigeria | See the latest YNaija Effectiveness Ranking

We are back with the latest governors effectiveness ranking. This week, Willie Obiano, the Anambra state governor remains the best ...

Isime EseneJanuary 14, 2017

Insiders: “Gov. Ajimobi demonstrated his lack of understanding of his position”

Perhaps it is nothing but blackmail when a sitting governor accuses students protesting the closure of their school for eight ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 10, 2016

Teacher arrested for raping 10-year-old boy

The Police Command in Oyo on Wednesday said it had arrested a 20-year-old primary school teacher, Collins Obi, for raping ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 8, 2016

The YNaija Tracklist: Troops kill 13 terrorists in Borno | Kogi gov, Bello in Germany for eye surgery

From the papers this morning – a Tracklist. Kogi gov, Bello in Germany for eye surgery – YNaija Ajimobi reduces ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 8, 2016

Gov. Ajimobi slashes political appointees’ by half in Oyo

The Government of Oyo on Monday reduced the salaries of all political appointees in the state by 50 per cent. ...

Isime EseneSeptember 16, 2016

PROFILE: Sarah Sanni is on high mural ground

by Emeka Nwankwo Sarah Sanni is doing something no one else is – and there is a whole vista of ...

Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 29, 2016

10 die in Oyo road accident

Ten persons lost their lives on Sunday along the Ibadan-Oyo expressway in an accident involving an 18-seater white Toyota Hiace ...

Oreoluwa PetersJuly 15, 2016

Macwrites Spelling Bee Challenge announces change in 2016 championship schedule

The organising and administrating council of The Macwrites Spelling Bee Challenge have announced a readjustment to the 2016 championship schedule. ...

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 8, 2016

‘Utterly irresponsible, libellous and repeatedly painful’ | Kemi Olunloyo’s father describes her ‘erratic’ behavior

Father of controversial blogger, Kemi Olunloyo has publicly denounced her following her numerous unfounded attacks at him and other notable ...

Ada IgboanugoSeptember 23, 2015

Policeman beaten black and blue for causing accident (PHOTOS)

Pictures of a policeman who was beaten up on Tuesday morning, along Ogbomosho road in Oyo state- have surfaced on ...

Janeth JSeptember 3, 2015

PDP chieftain says new party will emerge from PDP

It still looks like the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) might crash any time soon. A PDP stalwart and Osi Olubadan of ...

Ada IgboanugoMay 10, 2015

This is how you celebrate losing an election

by Chinwe Okafor Celebrities disgraced when they chose to run for seat in this year’s elections. Out of all, just ...

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