Oyo PDP stakeholders disown Makinde over call for Ayu’s resignation

September 23, 2022 Bayo Agboola 0

Concerned members and stakeholders in Oyo State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Friday, dissociated itself from the call by Governor Seyi Makinde for resignation of the party’s national chairman, Dr Iyorcha Ayu. The group in a statement signed by its spokesperson, Hon. Yemi Agboola, declared that there was “no Oyo State PDP Executive or membership decision that called for resignation of Read More

PDP crisis: Makinde asks Ayu to resign

September 14, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin I 0

The Oyo state governor, Seyi Makinde, has called for the resignation of the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Senator Iyorchia Ayu, and restructuring of the National Working Committee (NWC), for South inclusiveness in the party. Makinde while speaking at the South-West PDP stakeholders meeting with the presidential candidate of the party, Atiku Abubakar called for total restructuring. Read More

VAPP law to protect right of women, children, all vulnerable – Mrs Makinde

February 25, 2022 Bayo Agboola 0

Wife of Oyo state governor, Engr Tamunominini Makinde, has hinted that the Violence Against Persons Prohibition (VAPP) law in the state will protect the right of women, children and all vulnerable people irrespective of gender. Mrs Makinde dropped this hint on Wednesday while speaking at the public presentation of the law, supported by WFD and funded by foreign Commonwealth and Read More

Oyo government, Ibadan tradition and the making of new Olubadan

January 17, 2022 Blueprint 0

What started as intrigue regarding the manner a new Olubadan of Ibadan land would emerge has finally been settled as the government of Oyo state has decided to go by the wish of the late Olubadan. BAYO AGBOOLA reports. Governor Seyi Makinde no doubt has come out frankly as to the position of Oyo state government on the approval of Read More

Olubadan exemplary royal father – Makinde

January 2, 2022 Blueprint 0

Oyo state governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, Sunday, said the late Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji was a great leader and an exemplary royal father. In a condolence message by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Taiwo Adisa, the governor declared that the late Olubadan’s wisdom and wealth of experience would be sorely missed. Governor Makinde, who expressed shock at the Read More

Kolenda crusade: Call TESCOM chairman to order, Muslim community tells Makinde

November 11, 2021 Bayo Agboola 0

The Muslim community of Oyo state Tuesday asked Governor Seyi Makinde to call the chairman of the state Teaching Service Commission (TESCOM) to order over the coming Daniel Kolenda crusade in Ibadan. In a statement made available to journalists in Ibadan and jointly signed by the Muslim community chairman, Alhaji Ishaq Kunle Sanni and secretary general, Alhaji Murisiku Abidemi Siyanbade, Read More