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Oro festival: Oyo police commissioner reads riot act

The Oyo State Police Command has warned religious groups to shun violence and tolerate one another during the forthcoming Oro festival in Iseyin...

Tribunal upholds election of Gov. Makinde

The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Ibadan on Monday, upheld the victory of Gov. Seyi Makinde of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Adebayo Adelabu...

Senatorial poll: Tribunal nullifies Ajimobi’s petition, upholds Balogun’s victory

The National and State Assembly Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Oyo State, on Tuesday, upheld the victory of Sen. Kola Balogun of the...

Tribunal nullifies Akande’s petition against Buhari, APC

The National and State House of Assembly Election Petition Tribunal in Oyo State has nullified a petition challenging the victory of Sen. Fatal ...

Tribunal dismisses petition against Oyo PDP Rep member

The National and State House of Assembly Election Petition Tribunal in Oyo State, on Saturday, dismissed the petition against the victory of a member of...

Oyo NSCDC inaugurates Agro-Rangers Squad to tackle farmers-herders clashes

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Oyo State on Wednesday inaugurated an Agro Ranger Squad to check farmers-herders clashes. Inaugurating the...

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway closure won’t affect Ibadan traffic flow–FRSC

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Oyo State Command, says the partial closure of Lagos-Ibadan Expressway will not affect free flow of traffic...

Address disparity in pension payment, Oyo pensioners urge Makinde

NNN: The Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP), Oyo State council, has called on Gov. Seyi Makinde to address disparity in the payment of...

Police to deploy special patrol vehicles on highways soon–IGP

NNN: The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, says the force has procured special patrol vehicles to be deployed soon across highways...

Investment firm lists advantages of digital ‘kolo’

The traditional way of using ‘kolo’ (Piggybank) to develop savings culture in Yorubaland has been digitised by a a micro finance firm, CreditAssist...

NIS flags-off e-registration of migrants in Oyo

The Oyo State command of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) on Friday flagged-off the e-registration of migrants in the 33 local government areas...

Police arrest pastor over alleged rape in Oyo

The Oyo State Police Command says it has arrested a self  acclaimed  pastor who lures his female victims to his hideout and rapes...

Police arrest 10 over diversion of generators, engine oil worth N40m

The Oyo State Police Command has arrested 10 suspects in connection with diversion of 410 new generating sets and 560 four-litre kegs of engine...

Nigerians must cooperate with government to end insecurity – Retired officer

Nigerians must cooperate with government to end insecurity—Retired officer A retired Military Captain,  Rasheed Adesokan, has...

Oyo governorship: Makinde, Adelabu, INEC adopt final written addresses at tribunal

The Oyo State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal has admitted  the final written addresses filed by Seyi Makinde of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),...

Foundation gives 33 students scholarship, 15 women get grants  

The Lateefah Moyosore Durosinmi Foundation (LMDF) on Wednesday gave scholarship to 33 students and grants to 15 women engaged in small scale businesses...

NSCDC inaugurates ICT centre to fight cyber crimes

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Oyo State Command, on Tuesday inaugurated an Information and Communication Technology (ICT) centre to able...

MURIC expresses sadness over death of Banire’s mother

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has expressed sadness over the death of the mother of Dr Muiz Banire, the Chairman of Assets Management...

NHRC calls for prosecution of FGM offenders

Mrs Oti Ovrawah, a Director with the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), has called for prosecution of those engaging in Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)...

Eid-el-Kabir: FRSC deploys 1,025 personnel, 28 operational vehicles in Oyo

  The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Oyo State Command, says no fewer than 1,025 of its personnel and 28 operational vehicles have been...

Eid-el-Kabir: NSCDC deploys 2,000 personnel in Oyo

No fewer than 2,000 personnel of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Oyo State have been deployed to beef up security...

Oyo/Osun Customs seizes 7,951 items, generates N23.8bn in 7 months

The  Comptroller of Customs in the command, Mr Abdullahi Zulkifli, disclosed this on Wednesday while briefing newsmen on the achievements of the last seven...

My husband sneaks out to avoid responsibility, divorce-seeking wife tells court

A Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan has dissolved a 13- year-old marriage between one Shina Kabiru and his wife, Alima, on grounds of waning...

Ram sellers lament low patronage in Ibadan

Less than five days to the celebration of Eid-el-Kabir, ram sellers within Ibadan metropolis are complaining about low patronage. A visit by a correspondent of...