• Bridge linking Kwara State with Oyo State collapses again

    Bridge linking Kwara State with Oyo State collapses again

    Economic and social activities of residents of Kwara and Oyo States were on Wednesday grounded following the collapse of Moro Bridge on llorin-lgbeti highway linking the two states.

    The member representing Owode-Onire Constituency in the Kwara State tate House of Assembly where the collapsed bridge is located, Abdullahi Taiwo, informed the House of the collapsed bridge during Wednesday’s plenary.

    Taiwo, who was speaking under matter of urgent public importance, said the collapsed bridge had made transportation of farm produce to llorin, the […]

  • Alaafin of Oyo and his wives at a function in Oyo State (Photos)

    Alaafin of Oyo and his wives at a function in Oyo State (Photos)

    Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III and his pretty wives attended the Oranyan 2016 Gbegiri Day in Oyo state yesterday.

    Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III and his pretty wives attended the Oranyan 2016 Gbegiri Day in Oyo state

  • BREAKING: Unknown gunmen abduct Catholic priest in Delta

    BREAKING: Unknown gunmen abduct Catholic priest in Delta

    Report reaching ADELOVE NEWS has it that a catholic priest, Rev. Fr. Paul Irikefe, has been abducted by unknown gunmen in Delta State.

    Father Irikefe, who arrived the state on Monday to attend the burial rites of his friend and colleague, Rev. Fr. Amaefule Chike, was whisked away to an unknown location by the gunmen suspected to be kidnappers in the wee hours of Tuesday.

    The Delta state-born priest is a lecturer with Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Major Seminary in Bodija, […]

  • Oyo State lists Adelabu’ house as tourist site

    Oyo State lists Adelabu’ house as tourist site

    The Oke-Oluokun, Ibadan, home of late Chief Adegoke Adelabu is to be officially enlisted as one of the tourist sites in Oyo State.

    This was revealed at the weekend during the memorial programme tagged “58 years after 1958”and public presentation of the newly rehabilitated home in honour of the late minister of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

    Speaking through the State Commissioner for Information, Culture and Tourism, Mr. Toye Arulogun, Oyo State governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi explained that this is in recognition, […]

  • Traffic policewoman spotted working under the rain in Ibadan honoured by Oyo State First Lady

    Traffic policewoman spotted working under the rain in Ibadan honoured by Oyo State First Lady

    Wife of Oyo State Governor, Mrs Florence Ajimobi has honoured the traffic policewoman, Maryam, who was spotted controlling traffic under the rain few days ago.

    Mrs Ajimobi presented a letter of commendation and cash gift to Maryam through the commissioner for Women Affairs, Mrs Atinuke Osunkoya at the Police Headquarters in Eleyele, Ibadan on Thursday, August

  • School Teachers in Oyo State Refuse to Attend Classes as Students Resume School..View Details

    School Teachers in Oyo State Refuse to Attend Classes as Students Resume School..View Details

    School teachers in Oyo State vehemently refused to come back to classes even as students make resumption.

    School students in Oyo State were stranded when they got to classes only for the teachers not to show up at all.

    The public school teachers who are currently on strike in line with the directive of the Oyo State chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) yesterday defied the state government’s order to resume classroom work.

    This was as most of the students in public […]

  • Woman who killed her husband in Oyo state to appear in court today

    Woman who killed her husband in Oyo state to appear in court today

    Yewande Oyediran, the woman who stabbed her husband, 38 year old Oyediran Ajanaku to death at their Akobo estate home in Ibadan, Oyo state on February 2nd after a domestic dispute, will appear in court today May 24th. Yewande who is a lawyer and a Staff of the Directorate of public prosecution at the Ministry of Justice, Ibadan, Oyo state, is being tried for the murder of her late husband.

    Yewande Oyediran, the woman who stabbed her husband, 38 year old […]

  • Aisha Buhari Launches Free Health Screening In Ibadan, Oyo State

    Aisha Buhari Launches Free Health Screening In Ibadan, Oyo State

    Governor Abiola Ajimobi, his wife Mrs Florence Ajimobi, Edo First Lady -Iara Oshiomhole, Wife of Nassarawa State Governor -Mrs. Mero Al-makura, Olubadan of Ibadanland,Oba Saliu Adetunji and others were among dignitaries who joined Nigeria’s First Lady -Mrs Aisha Buhari to launch the free health screening under the Future Assured Initiative -today in Ibadan, Oyo state. See photos below:

    There was immediate treatment after proper diagnosis from the Cervical exam, free drugs for the treatment of other diagnosed ailments, lifestyle […]

  • Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari arrives Ibadan, Oyo State (Photo)

    Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari arrives Ibadan, Oyo State (Photo)

    Aisha Buhari arrived, Wife of the President in Ibadan today 27th April 2016 and was welcomed by Governor Abiola Ajimobi and his First Lady, Mrs Florence Ajimobi. See… Photos below

    Aisha Buhari arrived, Wife of the President in Ibadan today 27th April 2016 and was welcomed by Governor Abiola Ajimobi and his First Lady, Mrs Florence

  • 18 Corps Members to repeat service in Oyo state

    18 Corps Members to repeat service in Oyo state

    No fewer than 18 out of the 4,034 2015 batch A Corps members who served in Oyo state would repeat their service year due to evasion of service continuously for three months.

    Mr Stephen Bankole, NYSC Director of Information in Oyo state, made the disclosure on Thursday in Ibadan in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).

    He said that extensions of service were given to no fewer than seven corps members, ranging from one week to four months.

    “Extension occurs […]

  • Oyo Workers Issue 7-Day Ultimatum Over Five Months Unpaid Salaries

    Oyo Workers Issue 7-Day Ultimatum Over Five Months Unpaid Salaries

    Organised labour in Oyo State has issued a 7-day ultimatum to Oyo State Government to settle over five months arrears of salaries owed workers.

    The ultimatum was issued on Tuesday in Ibadan by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC) and Joint Negotiation Council (JNC). Mr Waheed Olojede, the State NLC Chairman, who spoke at a news conference, said that the 7-day ultimatum would commence on Wednesday, March 30 and lapse on Thursday, April 7.

    He said that the unions […]