Posts Tagged ‘Seyi makinde’

1 Killed, 7 Injured In Ogbomoso #EndSARS Protest — Governor Seyi Makinde

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State on Saturday condemned the killing of one Jimoh Isiaka during the protest against the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), in Ogbomoso Local Government Area (LGA) of the state. Makinde in a chain of tweets said seven other persons were injured during the Saturday protest. It was learnt that Isiaka was […]

Oyo State: “I Promise To Fund Amotekun’s Efforts”– Seyi Makinde

Governor of Oyo State Seyi Makinde on Wednesday revealed his administration’s willingness to fund the Amotekun Corps, terming the body as a force in “securing lives and properties.” He made this known in a brief statement on social media, after a meeting with the Caretaker Chairmen of Local Government and Local Council Development Areas. He […]

Reconstruction Of Airport-Ajia-New Ife Express Road Flagged Off In Oyo State

Oyo State is set for smoother express roads, as governor Seyi Makinde on Wednesday flagged off the reconstruction of the Airport-Ajia-New Ife Express Road with a spur to Amuloko (21kms). Makinde revealed this in a statement on Wednesday, saying the entirety of the project cost N8.5B and it is scheduled to be completed within 18 […]

Oyo State: Governor Makinde Launches Agrobased Programme(STEP) For Secondary School Students

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state has on Thursday, launched an agribusiness program in Fasola, Oyo state. According to Makinde, the initiative largely involves early stage youths, as the launch of the Start Them Early Programme (STEP) took place at Fasola Grammar School, Fasola in Oyo West Local Government Area. STEP is an initiative by […]

COVID19: 26 Previously Suspected Cases Test Positive As Oyo State Statistics Climb To 2219

Governor of Oyo, Seyi Makinde on Wednesday reported that a total of 2219 cases of the Coronavirus virus has been recorded in the State, as 26 suspected cases of the virus returned positive, from laboratories. “Also, the COVID-19 confirmation tests for twenty-six suspected cases came back POSITIVE. The cases are from Ibadan North (4), Oluyole […]

Oyo: Giant Strides For Children’s Rights As Gov. Makinde Launches ‘Family Court’

Stating the need for adequate representation of Children’s Rights in order to serve as protection from crimes pepetrated against juveniles, Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State on Thursday commissioned the launch of a family court. “Today, we commissioned the Family Court for Oyo State. Although the Child’s Rights Act, 2003 was domesticated in Oyo State […]