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Oyo Govt Proscribes NURTW

The Oyo State Government on Friday proscribed the activities of the state chapter of the National Union of Road Transport Workers. The action followed alleged security breaches and factional clashes of the union members in some areas of Ibadan, the ...

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Chelsea Beat Arsenal To Win Europa League

Eden Hazard scored two goals and made another to help Chelsea thump London rivals Arsenal in Baku and win the Europa League. Victory gave Blues boss Maurizio Sarri the first trophy of his managerial career and ensured the Gunners will ...

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Makinde Sacks Council Chairmen, Board Chairmen

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State on Wednesday night sacked all local government chairmen across the 33 councils and 35 Local Council Development Authorities (LCDAs) with immediate effect. Makinde, in a statement by his Chief of Staff, Mr Bisi Ilaka, ...

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Seyi Makinde Scraps #3000 Tuition Fee, Donates Salary To Pensioners

The newly inaugurated governor of Oyo State, Mr. Seyi Makinde, has said he would scrap the N3, 000 being paid by pupils of all public primary and secondary schools in the state and also promised to donate his salary to ...

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FIFA U20 World Cup: USA defeat Nigeria

The United States U20 team have gotten their campaign at the ongoing FIFA U20 World Cup back on track. The Americans beat Nigeria’s Flying Eagles 2-0 to keep their hopes alive for a place in the Round of 16. Having ...

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UI Bookshop Suffer Losses After Rainfall

Several books, stationery, computers among others were destroyed Monday morning at the University of Ibadan following a heavy downpour which wreaked havoc on the varsity-owned bookshop company after the roof of the building caved in. The rainfall which started on ...

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I Am Leaving A Legacy Of Peace, Security -Ajimobi

The outgoing governor of Oyo State, Sen. Abiola Ajimobi, says he will be leaving a legacy of peace, security and development in the state. The governor said this while fielding questions from State House correspondents after a closed door meeting ...

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Obasanjo, Ajimobi Inaugurate Projects At IITA

Nigeria’s former President and IITA Goodwill Ambassador, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo and the Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, on Saturday inaugurated two key projects at the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) Ibadan— an Agricultural Transformation Building dedicated to research ...

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Lagun Community Hosts First Otunba Hassan Giwa Ramadan Lecture

Muslim faithfuls have been advised to imbibe the principles of unity, obedience and generosity with target to promote the religion of Islam and obey the directives of Prophet Muhammed (S.A.W) as ordered by the almighty Allah. This was the main ...

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