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February 17, 2023

APC thanks Oyo residents for massive turnout for Tinubu during rally

Mr Tinubu was in Ibadan on Thursday for the APC rally and endorsement of Teslim Folarin as the party’s governorship candidate.

Photo from Bola Tinubu rally in Ibadan
October 6, 2022

Illegal Arrests: Ibadan youths stage protest against EFCC

The placard-carrying youths besieged the state Secretariat, Agodi, Ibadan, in a convoy of over 20 vehicles.

September 10, 2022

Oyo to investigate, sanction culprits of Bodija building collapse 

The contractor was said to have failed to follow established procedures for constructing buildings in the state.

March 10, 2022

Ex-Iyaloja of Ibadan’s daughter shot dead

The daughter of former Iya Oloja of Ibadanland, the late Aminat Abiodun, was on Wednesday shot dead by gunmen at her house in Bashorun, Bodija in Ibadan.

December 23, 2021

Who was Chief Bola Ige and why was he assassinated?

In honouring Ige, we owe it to ourselves to ensure those who lead or seek to lead are the brightest stars amongst us.

Bola Ige
December 20, 2021

Ibadan residents, traders lament rising food prices amid Christmas

“A basket of tomato now, the big round one, rose from between N14,000 and N15,000 to about N20,000. The small bucket…now costs N2,000…”

Food items
November 13, 2021

Oyo environmental tribunal fines 60 offenders

The fines varied according to the offence, with the minimum being N5,000 and the maximum being N25,000.

Oyo State governor, Seyi Makinde (Photo Credit: Twitter)
April 19, 2021

#EndSARS protests increased cost of cooking jollof rice: Report

The average cost of making a pot of jollof rice, a highly-rated delicacy, rose by 7.8 per cent between March 2020 and March 2021.