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The Killing of Policemen in Ibadan: Open Letter To Governor Seyi Makinde by Adejare Ibrahim

By Adejare Ibrahim Your Excellency, Engineer Seyi Makinde, we wish to bring to your notice the sad incident of 22nd October 2020, where two policemen were hacked down by some protesters in Iwo Road, Ibadan, Oyo State. On the said date, under the guise of #EndSARS protest, some criminals killed two policemen, burnt them, cut Read more

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PDP consoles Governor Makinde over mother’s death

Press Release The National Working Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on behalf of the National Executive Committee and entire PDP family, consoles our Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, over the passage of his amiable and highly revered mother; the Matriarch of the Makinde family, Madam Omojolagbe Abigail Makinde. Our party grieves over the Read more

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Edo Decides 2020: PDP governors hail INEC, security agencies on election conduct

River State Governor Nyesom Wike; Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State and Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde have hailed the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), and security agencies ahead of the announcement of the Edo State governorship election result. The three PDP Governors also called on the various stakeholders in the election to ensure the Read more


South-West PDP Crisis: Fayose, Adeleke, others boycott Ondo campaign flag-off

Politics Former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose and Senator Ademola Adeleke, the former governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Osun State 2018 election were among notable PDP figures from the South West Region that were conspicuously absent at the flag-off of the party’s governorship campaign in Akure, Ondo State on Saturday. Read more

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PDP crisis: Olujimi urges Makinde to ignore Fayose’s threat, insists Oyo gov remains south-west leader

Senator Biodun Olujimi, representing Ekiti South constituency, has accused the former governor of the state, Ayodele Fayose, of moving against Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, over the governor’s position in the ongoing crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State. Olujimi, who insisted that Makinde is the party’s leader in the South-West geo-political Read more

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PDP faces fresh crisis as Fayose battles Gov Mankinde over South-West leadership

Politics A former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has warned the Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde no to dabble into the process of leadership and activities of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in South-West states, particularly Ekiti State. Fayose said this on Wednesday at a meeting of the National delegates of the PDP in Read more

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COVID-19: Oyo govt. cancels curfew, converts isolation centres to healthcare facilities

The Oyo State COVID-19 Task Force has announced the cancellation of the 10:00 p.m. to 4:00 a.m. curfew imposed on the state in the wake of the Coronavirus pandemic. Mr. Taiwo Adisa, the Chief Press Secretary to Governor Seyi Makinde, in statement which contained details of the report of the task force meeting held on Read more

[Video] Gov Makinde kicks off remodeling of 3SC home ground, Lekan Salami Sports Complex - newsheadline247.com

[Video] Gov Makinde kicks off remodelling of 3SC home ground, Lekan Salami Sports Complex

The governor of Oyo State, Mr Seyi Makinde on Thursday flagged off the remodelling of Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) home ground – the Lekan Salami Sports Complex at Adamasingba in Ibadan the state capital. Governor Makinde in a Tweet post today stated that the duration for the restructuring of the sports arena will take Read more

Constitute Amotekun corps now, Oyo Assembly urges governor Makinde - newsheadline247.com
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Insecurity: Constitute Amotekun Corps now, Oyo Assembly urges governor Makinde

News The Oyo State House of Assembly has asked Governor Seyi Makinde to constitute the Amotekun Corps immediately to curtail growing insecurity in the state. Amotekun Corps is the state security agency network which was recently established under the Oyo State law. The House, on Tuesday, stressed that the call for the need to urgently Read more