Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, has stated the readiness of his administration to add tourism as a major plank of its economic expansion agenda. The governor stated this at Igbo-Ora, on Saturday, during the annual World Twins Festival, organised by the Igbo-Ora community, Twins World Creations, and the state government. The Chief Press Secretary to […]

Omoniyi Afeez Nothing is sold by God. A gift is a present given to another person. Man is always given good things as gifts and treasures. Engineer Seyi Makinde is a true gift to the people of Oyo State. We are deeply grateful to the governor of Oyo State, Engr Oluseyi Abiodun Makinde, who is […]

Being the Three Years in Office Broadcast by His Excellency Seyi Makinde, on Tuesday, May 31, 2022 My Dear Good People of Oyo State, When you gave us the mandate to serve, we made a promise to you, that we would engineer a modern Oyo State by building on four pillars: Education, Economy, Health and […]

Oyo state government is set to partner with the Media and Digital Skills Center Nigeria to train its public school students on Coding, Robotics, Artificial intelligence and Drone Technology. The programs, according to the Honourable Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Barrister Rahman Abiodun Abdu-Raheem is aimed at bridging the craving gaps in the education […]

…as gov donates Bus to guest lecturer, Hajj slots to others Oyo State Governor,’ Seyi Makinde on Tuesday, reaffirmed the commitment of his administration to sustaining religious harmony and peaceful coexistence in the state. The Governor, who stated this while delivering a keynote address at the 8th annual Omi tuntun Ramadan lecture, held at the […]

The Oyo State Commissioner for Information, Culture and Tourism, Dr. Wasiu Olatunbosun, has frowned at the attitude of the younger generation towards Yoruba cultural values. Olatunbosun said that modern education system is practically impossible without youths imbibing their true essence, stressing that most youths need to learn more about their cultural backgrounds and languages. The […]

The Oyo State government has disclosed that the 2022 World Tourism Day will be celebrated at the Iyamapo Hill at Igbeti, Olorunsogo local government. The Commissioner for Information, Culture and Tourism, Dr. Wasiu Olatubosun stated this on Tuesday at his office while hosting members of the Igbeti Mega Tourism Group, a body of indigenes of […]

This is as Islamic clerics and well wishers thronged his office on Tuesday morning to over prayer and good wishes to the former local government executive Chairman and the incumbent governor of the State. The special prayer which was led by Sheik Anifowoshe Ayede started around 9am, where clerics prayed that all that appeared like […]

The Oyo State Commissioner for Information, Culture and Tourism, Dr. Wasiu Olatubosun, has declared that his priority in 2023 is the reelection of the state governor, Engr. Seyi Makinde, for a second term in office. Olatubosun made this declaration during a breakfast meeting with members of the South West Group of Online Publishers(SWEGOP), on Friday. […]

Oyo State Commissioner for Information, Culture and Tourism, Dr. Wasiu Olatubosun has said the selling point of Engr Seyi Makinde is the ongoing massive development of infrastructure to fast-track socioeconomic growth of the entire state. Dr Olatubosun declared  that before the advent of governor Makinde , Oyo state has never witnessed massive construction of road […]

That sunny afternoon of May 29, 2019, after Governor Seyi Makinde was sworn into office, he mounted the podium, leaned into the microphone and announced that the focus of his administration was to turn around the economic fortunes of Oyo State and restore it to its position as the Pacesetter State. For many, this was […]

The Oyo State Government, on Wednesday, approved the award of the contract for the dualization of the Ibadan Airport Road for the cost of N4.9 billion.The Commissioner for Public Works, Infrastructure and Transport, Prof. Daud Sangodoyin, made this announcement, while briefing journalists after the executive council meeting held at the Oyo State Secretariat, Agodi, Ibadan, […]

The Oyo State Council of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), has named the Oyo State Governor, ‘Seyi Makinde, the ‘Best Media-Friendly Governor in the history of the Pacesetter State. The Union, which announced the award while declaring open the year 2021 Press Week, held at NUJ Press Center, Iyaganku, Ibadan, said that the governor has made the practice […]

The Speaker of the Oyo State House of Assembly, Hon. Adebo Ogundoyin has led the House Committee on Security and Strategy on a working visit to the headquarters of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) and Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) in Ibadan, Oyo State capital. The visit, according to the Speaker, is to […]

The Oyo State House of Assembly has approved the request of Governor Seyi Makinde to access N10billion loan facility to provide counterpart funding for World Bank Assisted projects/UBEC-SUBEB matching grant. The approval was sequel to a letter of request sent to the Oyo State House of Assembly by Governor Seyi Makinde. The letter read by […]

The Speaker of the Oyo State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Adebo Ogundoyin, has congratulated Egbeda State Constituency lawmaker, Hon. Babalola Olasunkanmi on his birthday. In a statement, the Speaker praised Babalola’s dedication to serving the people of Egbeda Local Government and his commitment to his legislative responsibilities. “I am delighted to join family, friends, […]

The Lawmaker representing Lagelu State Contituency in the Oyo State House of Assembly, Hon. Akintunde Olajide has extolled the Executive Governor of the State, Engr. Oluseyi Makinde for his laudable dreams of bringing light of democracy into the door steps of every individual in Oyo State. Hon. Olajide , popularly known as AKT made the […]

President Bola Tinubu will commission the 76.67km Iseyin-Fapote-Ogbomoso road, which is the latest of the road construction revolution embarked upon by Governor Seyi Makinde. This was disclosed in a statement by the Oyo State Commissioner for Information, Prince Dotun Oyelade. According to the statement, the commissioning ceremony will hold at Randa area, Ogbomoso on Thursday […]

The Speaker, Oyo State House of Assembly, Hon. Adebo Ogundoyin has sent a hearty felicitation to lawmaker representing Ogooluwa/Surulere State Constituency, Hon. Abideen Adeoye Ogundare as he marks his 40th birthday. The Speaker in a congratulatory message to the lawmaker wished him a prosperous years ahead. ” Happy 40th birthday to one of us. I […]

Youths empowerment in Oyo State has been described as incomparable with any other State in the federation. This was disclosed by the Commissioner for Information, Prince Dotun Oyelade, at the third edition of the Hope For Second Chance Foundation, HOSEC, secondary school oratory contest in Ibadan, Oyo State. Prince Oyelade said the State government, in […]

The Oyo State House of Assembly has commended Governor Seyi Makinde for approving the report of the House Committee set up to review the integration of SUBEB-seconded teachers into the Post Primary Schools Teaching Service Commission, TESCOM. The Speaker, Oyo State House of Assembly, Hon. Adebo Ogundoyin gave the commendation on Tuesday shortly after the […]

Following the reconstruction of Asunle, Arapaja, Odo-Ona Kekere road in Ibadan, member representing Oluyole State Constituency in the Oyo State House of Assembly, Hon Waheed Akintayo (Ilumoka) has appealed to the State Government to construct speed breakers at some of the flashpoints on the said road. Hon. Waheed Akintayo made the appeal on Tuesday while […]

“A brand new 78km Iseyin-Ogbomoso road has just been built by Seyi Makinde’s Oyo State to escape the Federal Government’s death trap along Ibadan-Oyo-Ogbomoso axis.” “A commuter online wrote: The road has helped us to link Northern Nigeria without using the dangerous Oyo-Ilorin road that has consumed so many lives.” *Popular Tribune Columnist: Dr. Lasisi […]

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