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Oyo: Gov. Makinde appoints Kano indigene as Aide

Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has appointed Alhaji Ahmed Murtala, an indigene of Kano State, as his Special Assistant on Community Relations I. He...

Full List: Awolowo’s grandson, Ajimobi’s daughter among Osinbajo’s 35 aides allegedly...

The names of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo's aides whose sack were reportedly approved by President Buhari on Tuesday, November 5, have been released. 

Photo: 25-year-old Nigerian lady sells her three kids for N500,000

A 25-year-old Nigerian lady has confessed to selling all her three kids she had with three different men for N500,000.

Xenophobia: MTN office in Bodija, Ibadan set on fire by angry...

An MTN office at Bodija in the capital city of Oyo State, Ibadan was set on fire last night on the heels of the protest which ensued after Nigerians in South Africa...

Oyo Assembly moves to slash 2019 Budget

The Oyo State House of Assembly on Thursday moved to slash the 2019 budget as it commenced the review of the over N285 billion...

Makinde reveals monthly salary as Oyo Governor

Seyi Makinde has said that his monthly salary as the Governor of Oyo state is N65,000, DD understands. According to Concise News, Makinde made this...

Residents on the run as NURTW factions engage in bloody Clash...

Many residents of Egbeda area of Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, have deserted their respective homes for fear of being shot by hoodlums suspected...

Ajimobi replaces Rector, appoints other principal officers for Ibadan Poly

Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has approved the appointment of Professor Kazeem Adekunle Adebiyi as the Rector of The Polytechnic, Ibadan.

Scores trapped as another three-strorey building collapses in Ibadan

Rescue operations were still on late Friday as scores of victims were trapped in a three-storey building that collapsed in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital.

Update: APC wins Lagos, Ogun, Kwara, PDP takes Oyo, Akwa Ibom,...

The Independent National Electoral Commission on Sunday started the announcement of the results of governorship and state Houses of Assembly elections held in the country on Saturday.

Oyo state election result: Ajimobi loses 4/4 of announced LGs

Official senatorial results for four of the nine local governments in Oyo South Senatorial District have been announced. The senatorial candidate of the ruling...

Music is no longer financially rewarding – Alariwo reveals why he...

Crossover music star, Rotimi Martins, also known as Alariwo of Africa, has said that he decided to take a break from music in order to focus on other things.

Oyo State workers begin warning strike over unpaid salaries

Workers in the Oyo State Public Service on Wednesday began a three-day warning strike over unpaid salaries and withdrawal of promotion by the state...

50 students locked out as Hijab crisis hit LAUTECH school

The crisis over the use of Hijab by female Muslim students has spread to the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology International School in Ogbomoso, Oyo State.

Why we’re rebuilding Ayefele’s Music House — Oyo govt

The Oyo State Government has explained its role in the ongoing reconstruction of the façade of Yinka Ayefele’s Music House, which was partially demolished...

Hijab controversy: UI school board retains dress code

The Board of Governors of the International School, University of Ibadan, Oyo State, has decided that the dress code of the school will be...

‘I don’t think I have violated the law by dodging NYSC’...

Nigeria’s Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu who yesterday reacted to claims that he never went for the mandatory one year NYSC program, has further stated that he broke no law.

Barr. Shittu dares Ajimobi, obtains APC guber form!

The Minister of Communications, Barrister Abdulraheem Adebayo Shittu has obtained his gubernatorial nomination form.

NUJ condemns demolition of Yinka Ayefele’s Music House

The Oyo State Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) on Sunday condemned the demolition of Yinka Ayefele’s Music House which houses his Fresh FM 105.9 radio station.

Court orders police to pay N10m for killing driver

A Federal High Court sitting in Ibadan, Oyo State, has ordered the Nigeria Police Force to pay N10m as compensation to the family of...