Tag Archives: Oyo State Governor

#EndSars: Young Nigerian Jimoh Isiaq Killed In Ogbomosho, Seven Others Injured

  A young Nigerian, Jimoh Isiaq was shot in Ogbomosho during an #EndSars protest on Saturday and later died from the resulting injuries, Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde has confirmed. The Governor also said seven others sustained injuries during the protest and have been taken to the hospital for treatment. Eyewitnesses said Isiaq was standing … Continue reading #EndSars: Young Nigerian Jimoh Isiaq Killed In Ogbomosho, Seven Others Injured

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NigeriaAt60: Let’s Continue To Give Democracy A Chance – Makinde

  Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde has called on Nigerians to continue to give democracy a chance even as the state celebrates the nation’s 60th Independence anniversary. The governor said this on Thursday after leading a walk organised by the state in celebration of Nigeria’s Independence. Themed “Independence Day Walk: A Focus on the Future,” … Continue reading NigeriaAt60: Let’s Continue To Give Democracy A Chance – Makinde

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Edo 2020: Wike, Tambuwal, Makinde Other PDP Leaders Gather In Benin

  Leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) including Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike; Sokoto State Governor Aminu Tambuwal; Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde, among others are currently in Benin, Edo State capital campaigning for Governor Godwin Obaseki. The leaders are gathered at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin City for the party’s mega rally … Continue reading Edo 2020: Wike, Tambuwal, Makinde Other PDP Leaders Gather In Benin

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Makinde, Tambuwal Show Up As PDP Kicks Off Governorship Campaign In Ondo

  Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde led other high-powered party representatives to kick-start the Peoples Democratic Party’s governorship election in Ondo state on Saturday. The PDP’s candidate for the election, scheduled to hold on November 10, is Eyitayo Jegede. Supporters thronged out in their numbers to the MKO Abiola Democracy Park in Akure where the … Continue reading Makinde, Tambuwal Show Up As PDP Kicks Off Governorship Campaign In Ondo

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PDP Set To Kick Off Governorship Campaign In Ondo

  The MKO Abiola Democracy Park in Akure, the Ondo state capital, was packed with political paraphernalia and supporters of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday as the party prepared to kick start its governorship campaign for the November 10 election. The venue is being manned by security operatives, including men of the Nigeria … Continue reading PDP Set To Kick Off Governorship Campaign In Ondo

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Makinde To Adesina: You Are A Pride To Nigeria, Yoruba Race

  Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, has congratulated the President of the African Development Bank, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, following his re-election for another five-year term. In a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Taiwo Adisa, Governor Makinde said that the victory was well-deserved adding that the ‘world class technocrat’, remains a pride to Nigeria … Continue reading Makinde To Adesina: You Are A Pride To Nigeria, Yoruba Race

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Makinde Asks Security Agencies To Rearrest Wanted Suspected Serial Killer

  Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, has given marching orders to security operatives to ensure the re-arrest of Sunday Shodipe. Shodipe is the wanted prime suspect in the series of murders in Akinyele Local Government Area of the state. Governor Makinde, who was represented by his Special Adviser on Security, Fatai Owoseni, at a Town … Continue reading Makinde Asks Security Agencies To Rearrest Wanted Suspected Serial Killer

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Makinde Sacks Commissioner, Redeploys Two Others

  The Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, has sacked the Commissioner for Works, Infrastructure, and Transport, Professor Raphael Afonja. In a letter dated August 10, 2020, and signed by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Mrs. Olubamiwo Adeosun, the termination of Afonja’s appointment takes immediate effect. “I wish to convey the approval of His … Continue reading Makinde Sacks Commissioner, Redeploys Two Others

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Oyo Govt Probes Death Of UI Student, Promises To Compensate Family

  The Oyo State Government has commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death of a student of the University of Ibadan, Richard Gbadebo. This was disclosed by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources, Dr Bashir Olanrewaju when he led a state government delegation on a condolence visit to the residence … Continue reading Oyo Govt Probes Death Of UI Student, Promises To Compensate Family

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