Friday, September 30, 2022

Oyo State

September 28, 2022

Hoodlums attack police station, kill officer, civilian in Oyo

A witness told journalists that the incident followed the refusal of a driver to give money to the police personnel at a checkpoint in the area.

September 20, 2022

Don canvasses political, fiscal restructuring in Nigeria

He said politicians “should be sincere to know that the current federal arrangement is defective and requires serious restructuring.”

Professor Gbade Ojo
September 17, 2022

Oyo govt seals up buildings, shops over unhygienic practices

The buildings were shut down during the sensitisation and enforcement campaign to commemorate the 2022 World Clean-up Day.

Oyo Commissioner for Environment and Natural Resources, Abiodun Oni
September 14, 2022

School leaver jailed one month for stealing N3 million agrochemical products 

The magistrate, Abimbola Amole-Ajimoti, gave Mr Agu an option to serve one month of community service.

September 12, 2022

We’ll use bees, poisonous snakes to fight bandits: Amotekun

The Oyo Commander of the Corps, Kunle Togun, said he’s “travelled as far as the ‘Ibariba’ area to see great hunters on this.”

September 10, 2022

Police begin investigation on decomposing body found in Ibadan

The skeleton of the landlord identified as Aderemi Abiola was discovered in his bedroom by some residents of Awotan community.

September 10, 2022

20 burnt to death in fatal vehicles collision in Oyo

The two vehicles had head-on collision following which the vehicles caught fire immediately.

Burnt bus
September 9, 2022

World Twins Festival: Makinde, others to attend event in Igboora

The festival is held annually in Igboora, a town in Oyo State, which is said to have a large concentration of multiple births.

September 8, 2022

387 pharmacies, medicine stores sealed in Ibadan over illegal practices: PCN

The pharmacies and patent medicines shops were sealed for illegal and breach of PCN operation regulations.

Pharmacist Council of Nigeria
September 8, 2022

Casualties as hotel building collapses in Ibadan

No fewer than seven persons were feared injured when an uncompleted four-storey hotel building collapsed on Thursday in Ibadan.