Oyo State News Today
The Chief Whip of Oyo State House of Assembly, Olafisoye Akinmoyede, has exonerated himself from the killing of a member of the House of Representatives Temitope Olatoye
Ajimobi, the outgoing governor of Oyo state, is said to be interested in filling the slot, while Joseph Tegbe, a governorship aspirant and Adebayo Adelabu, governorship candidate of the party are also jostling for the position.
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has given updates on the collapsed building in Ibadan, Oyo state capital, saying no casualties were recorded.
48 hours after a three-storey building collapsed in the Ita-Faaji area of Lagos Island, killing at least 12 persons, including nine children, another building has collapsed in Ibadan, capital of Oyo state.
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Thursday, March 14, advised the governor-elect of Oyo, Seyi Makinde, to govern the state based on democratic principles rather than one that could make him pocket it.
The March 9 governorship and House of Assembly election in Oyo has come to be one of the most successfully orchestrated political revolution in the recent history of the state as it left tons of surprises.