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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics I will step on toes if that’s what it takes to make Oyo great – Seyi Makinde – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, on Wednesday said his administration will not shy away from taking hard decisions in order to set the state on a path of sustainable development. Makinde, who also advised other state governors not to allow themselves to be caged by … Read more via Welcome...
  2. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Revealed: How EFCC arrested 94 suspected yahoo-boys in a night club – Vanguard Nigeria

    Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan zonal office, has on Monday arrested ninety-four, (94), persons suspected to be internet fraudsters, in a night party..... Read more via Vanguard Nigeria – https://ift.tt/2nK1tjU Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro EFCC raids Osogbo night club, arrests 94 suspects, confiscates 19 cars – Punch Newspapers

    Adelani Adepegba, Abuja Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibadan zonal office, on Monday, raided a nightclub in Osogbo, notorious for hosting parties for suspected internet fraudsters... Read more via Punch Newspapers – https://ift.tt/33wZ8bn Get More Nigeria Metro...
  4. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Alaafin’s Youngest Wife, Queen Ola Step Out In NYSC Vest (Photos) – Information Nigeria

    Queen Ajoke Olaitan Adeyemi commonly referred to as Queen Ola, the youngest wife of Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III took to her Instagram page to reveal herself donning her.... Read more via Information Nigeria – https://ift.tt/2ovu5NU Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
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    Metro 21-Year-Old Man Allegedly Rapes, Kills Married Woman In Ibadan – Naijaloaded

    An Iyaganku Chief Magistrates’ Court sitting at Ibadan, on Tuesday, remanded one Ismaila Gbolahan at Agodi Custodian Centre for allegedly raping and murdering a 38-year-old woman. Gbolahan, 21, who is facing a three-count charge of rape, stealing and murder, was arraigned … Read more via...
  6. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Seyi Makinde floors Adelabu at Oyo Tribunal – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Ibadan on Monday, upheld the victory of Gov. Seyi Makinde of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Justice Muhammed Sirajo, who chaired the three-man tribunal said Adebayo Adelabu and the All Progressives Congress failed to prove that...
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    Metro EFCC arrests bank employee for allegedly stealing N137m – The Guardian Nigeria News

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibadan zonal office, has arrested a sales agent of a new generation bank for allegedly stealing N137 million belonging to a customer. The suspect’s arrest was a sequel to a petition by the bank, … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News –...
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro TOO BAD!! 20-Yr-Old Rapes, Kills His 35-Yr-Old Love Interest With A Stool (Photo) – Naijaloaded

    The Oyo State Police Command has arrested a 20-year-old man, Gbolahan Ismail, who allegedly killed a 35-yearold Toyin Olubowale, with a wooden stool, after raping her in her room..... Read more via Naijaloaded – https://ift.tt/301yfhI Get More Nigeria Metro News
  9. Nigeria Business News

    Business Panic As Fire Guts Ibadan NNPC Depot – Tori News

    A fire outbreak has engulfed the Ibadan NNPC depot, causing some serious commotion in the area. Accoding to Punch Metro, fire on Wednesday gutted the Apata Ibadan depot of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation..... Read more via Tori News – https://ift.tt/31aVkf4 Get more: Nigeria...
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics We have started preparation on 2023 general elections – INEC – Legit.ng

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has revealed that preparation for the 2023 general elections has begun. Daily Trust reports that the Oyo state resident electoral commissioner, Mutiu Agboke, revealed this in Ibadan, Oyo state ... Read more via Legit.ng –...
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics How Makinde changed Oyo in 100 days – Vanguard News

    Exactly 100 days ago, Governor Seyi Makinde gave an assurance of a new lease of life to the people of Oyo State. Seyi Makinde At the Obafemi Awolowo Stadium, Ibadan, Makinde, who emerged winner in the March 9 governorship election on the platform of the … Read more via Vanguard News –...
  12. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro MTN office in Bodija set on fire by angry protesters (video) – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    An MTN office at Bodija in the capital city of Oyo State, Ibadan was set on fire last night on the heels of the protest which ensued after Nigerians in South Africa were subjected to xenophobic attacks. A video of the MTN office which was set on fire by … Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog –...
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics My salary as Oyo Governor is N650,000 – Makinde – Daily Post Nigeria

    Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has disclosed that his monthly salary as the state governor is N650,000. He, therefore, declared his readiness to tackle poor remuneration in the state’s civil service..... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – https://ift.tt/2UmfmRr Get More Nigeria...
  14. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Ibadan high chiefs visit Olubadan without crowns, pay homage to monarch at 91 – The Guardian Nigeria News

    The reconciliatory moves within the traditional institutions in Oyo State embarked upon by the governor, Seyi Makinde, yesterday received a boost as the Olubadan high chiefs paid the 91-year-old monarch homage at his Popoyemoja, Ibadan palace without beaded crowns.... via The Guardian Nigeria...
  15. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Why We’ll Continue To Promote Sango Festival – Alaafin – Nairaland

    The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, has said future generations would not forgive him if he failed to accord Sango (god of thunder) his pride of place as one of his predecessors..... Read more via Nairaland – https://ift.tt/30ysR2l Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  16. Nigeria Sports News

    Metro Makinde: I became governor without a godfather – Pulse Nigeria News

    Governor Makinde says Nigeria needs more "men of integrity" in her political space. Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, has called on men and women of integrity not to shy away from participating.... Read more via Pulse Nigeria News – https://ift.tt/2Ld2xV4 Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro New Sports Minister, Sunday Dare, Promises better days for athletes, officials – The Guardian Nigeria News

    The newly-appointed Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare has promised that his administration will ensure better governance for sports. Dare, who hails from Ogbomoso in Oyo State, said after his swearing-in yesterday that his era would be … Read more via The Guardian...
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    Metro Evangelist beaten for stealing two Tecno mobile phones in Ibadan (photos) – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    A self-acclaimed evangelist, Mr Akinjide Durojaiye, was on Thursday beaten to a pulp for allegedly stealing two new Tecno mobile phones from a shop within the Femi Johnson Building in the Dugbe area of Ibadan, Oyo State. The 49-year-old man, who claimed to be an … Read more via Welcome To...
  19. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Makinde pledges to engage indigenous contractors – Pulse Nigeria

    Makinde says his government will not marginalise any zone in Oyo state. Governor Seyi Makinde says his administration would place a premium on indigenous contractors in Oyo state. The move, according to Makinde, would improve the local economy of Oyo state. The Governor stated this while …...
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    Metro University Of Ibadan Is Porous — VC Reacts To Frequent Robbery Attacks – Information Nigeria

    The vice-chancellor of the University of Ibadan (UI), Idowu Olayinka has described the the security of the school as porous following frequent armed robbery attacks that occur there... Read more via Information Nigeria – https://ift.tt/2KULcjV Get More Nigeria Metro News