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Ajimobi inaugurates judicial panel to review Olubadan chieftaincy declaration

Abiola Ajimobi, Oyo state governor...there can be no Olofa of Offa in Ibadan

*Plans to balkanise Ibadan into smaller kingdoms By Debo Adeoye, Ibadan Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has taken a major step towards the review of the Olubadan chieftaincy declaration and other related chieftaincies in Ibadanland with the inauguration of a seven-man judicial commission of inquiry. The commission, headed by …

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Makinde decries Ajimobi’s legacy of worst debt profile in Oyo State history 

Engineer Seye Makinde and Governor Ajimobi

*We must check him before its too late Engineer Seyi Makinde, a former gubernatorial aspirant, has blamed the high debt profile of Oyo State on the profligacy of the current Oyo State administration. In a statement released on Sunday by Makinde’s media office on a recent publication by the Bureau …

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Anioma Youths backs establishment of Stars University, Golf course in Idumuje-Ugboko

Hon Ned Nwoko...Anioma youth rise in his support

*Only enemies of our progress will rise against a university project Anioma Youth Forum (AYF), has thrown its weight behind the establishment of the proposed Stars University and Golf Course in the Idumuje-Ugboko, Aniocha North LGA, by a philanthropist, Prince Ned Nwoko, noting that the projects will not only transform …

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General Adeyinka Adebayo worked for Nigeria’s unity, progress of Yoruba nation – Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode; Widow of Maj. Gen. Adeyinka Adebayo (rtd), Modupe; Son of the deceased & former Governor of Ekiti State, Otunba Niyi Adebayo; Daughter of the deceased, Mrs. Nike Makinde and her husband, Mr. Kunle Makinde during the commendation service

*Urges Nigerians to unite for nation’s development By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday showered encomium on the late former Military Governor of the defunct Western Region, General Adeyinka Adebayo, describing him as an elder statesman who worked tirelessly for the progress of the Yoruba …

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Ambode commissions Abule Egba, Ajah flyovers, Lekki roads

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (3rd left); Secretary to the State Government, Mr. Tunji Bello (2nd left); Special Adviser to the Governor on Urban Development, Mrs. Yetunde Onabule (left); Commissioner for Waterfront Infrastructure Development, Engr. Adebowale Akinsanya (right); member, Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon. Gbolahan Yishawu (2nd right) and Sole Administrator, itire-Ikate LCDA, Princess Abiodun Elegushi (3rd right);

*To construct Badore, regional roads in Lekki *Approves rehabilitation of Abule Egba inner roads, building of shopping mall By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday commissioned the Ajah and Abule Egba Flyovers, saying that both bridges were creative solutions by his administration to address the …

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VIO permanently banned from Lagos roads- Ambode

Vehicle Inspection Officers (VIO)...banned on Lagos roads

*Urges FRSC to restrict operations to highways *Commissions pedestrian bridges, lay byes, slip road in Ojodu Berger By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has put the uncertainty concerning the absence of Vehicle Inspection Officers (VIO) on Lagos roads to rest once and for all, stating categorically …

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Olugbo’s claim unworthy of my response – Soun of Ogbomoso

Soun of Ogbomoso, Oba Oladunni Oyewunmi Ajagungbade III,

  Oba Oladunni Oyewunmi Ajagungbade III, the Soun of Ogbomoso has said on Tuesday that he would not comment on the claim of the Olugbo of Ugbo, Oba Obateru Akinruntan, that he was the leader of all monarchs in Yoruba land. The Olugbo said at an event in Ibadan that …

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Iyaloja: High Chiefs disagree with Olubadan

Olubadan of Ibadan

By Debo Adeoye, Ibadan Members of the Olubadan-in-Council on Monday dissociated themselves from the decision of the Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji, to appoint Iswat Ameringun as the new Iyaloja of Ibadan. The high chiefs also distanced themselves from the installation of a former Secretary to the State Government …

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Kwara State Government vs Pensioners: Counsel ask Supreme Court to reverse itself for the sake of constitutional protection

Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP)

*Supreme Court verdict sparks legal controversies From Michael Olanrewaju Controversies often trail some of the judgments of the Supreme Court as the supposed final arbiter on legal matters in recent times as a sharp departure from the glorious past where every party in a matter before it doff their cap …

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Coroner begins sitting as Adeleke family shuns panel

Senator Isiaka Adeleke and Rauf Aregbesola...a titan has gone home

*We shall re-invite the family By Debo Adeoye Commissioner of Police in Osun State, Mr. Fimihan Adeoye, Executive Director of Biket Hospital, Dr. Adebisi Adenle, Executive Secretary, Ede South Local Government, Mr. Johnson Ojo, were present at the sitting based on the summons issued by the coroner. The coroner who …

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