Oyo shuts factory where UI student died

Oyo State Government has directed all workers in the factory, where a University of Ibadan student died, to exit the premises. Its officials later locked all the gates and sealed off the factory. Speaking, yesterday, the Permanent Secretary of the state Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources, Dr.  Bashir Olanrewaju, said journalists and ministry officials, […]

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Oyo adjusts school resumption dates, calendar

Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde In conformity with the agreement reached by the Federal Government and the West African Examination Council on the commencement of the 2020 West African School Certificate Examination, Oyo State Government has announced an adjustment to its school reopening. This indication was given in a statement made available to journalists, on […]

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Ajimobi’s death worsens Oyo APC cleavages, rivalries

The death of former Oyo State Governor, Senator Isiaq Abiola Ajimobi has deepened cleavages and rivalries in the Oyo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC. No fewer than four groups within the party are in a battle of wits to produce a successor to the late leader, who died of COVID-19-related complexities. Indeed, […]

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Makinde tasks schools to teach Agriculture as business

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has asked for a review of secondary schools curriculum to make the teaching of Agriculture as a business. He made this call at the launch of Start Them Early Programme (STEP) in Oyo State and the inauguration of STEP Agribusiness Facility at Fasola Grammar School, Oyo, on Thursday. He […]

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Oyo promotes primary, secondary school pupils based on 1st, 2nd terms exams

releases schools reopening, exams timetable Oyo State Government has approved the measures that would guide the resumption of schools and associated educational activities in the state. This indication was given at the end of the State Executive Council meeting on Tuesday. According to the calendar, the third term 2019/2020 session has been cancelled. As a […]

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Oyo schools resume

Students of Oluyole High School during their resumption for academic activities in Ibadan… on Monday “We’ve taken adequate measures to protect children, teachers” – Government Police allay fears over cult groups’ fiesta In line with the directive of the state government, final year students in primary and secondary schools in Oyo State on Monday resumed […]

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Ajimobi’s family deliberately shut Oyo govt out of fidau – Government

‘This is another act of rebuffing hands of fellowship being extended to the family of Ajimobi by Governor Seyi Makinde.’ – Government Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde Oyo State Deputy Governor, Rauf Olaniyan, has insisted that the family of the late Governor Abiola Ajimobi was aware of his presence at the gate of the […]

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