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PARENTING

"IGBO ORA" - A Town In Oyo State Where Every Households Is Blessed With Twin Babies

It's still perplexing how many twins are born in Igbo-Ora, a community in Oyo State's Ibarapa area. Igbo-Ora, the headquarters of the state's Ibarapa Central Local Government Area, is located approximately 70 kilometers north of Ibadan, the state capital, and 80 kilometers north of Lagos State.

  2 months ago ago

TRAVEL

Meet the angel footprint Located in Oyo state and other tourist attractions in Enugu State

Nigeria is considered one of the most popular countries in Africa and has become a tourist paradise with a large area of exotic beaches, well-preserved traditions and culture, lush mountains, and enchanting tourist attractions. Some tourist attractions in Nigeria include the following. (1) Angel footprint:

  3 months ago ago
Meet the angel footprint Located in Oyo state and other tourist attractions in Enugu State

SOCIETY

Iskilu Wakili: Why Oyo residents should stay vigilant following Oyo prison break

For residents of Ayete, a town in the Ibarapa area of Oyo state, it used to be a complete nightmare when they go to their farms. The residents lived in fear of Iskilu Wakili, a notorious Fulani Warlord, and a leader of Herdsmen in Ayete area of Ibarapaland, he is known to be a dreaded killer with daring effrontery and crude savagery.

  1 month ago ago
Iskilu Wakili: Why Oyo residents should stay vigilant following Oyo prison break

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Customs officers killed our people Not Gunmen -Oyo Govt, Tears As 14 Die In Osun

Customs officers, not unknown gunmen killed our people in Igangan - Oyo govt confirmsThe Oyo State Government has confirmed that it was the Nigeria Customs Service, not mysterious gunmen, that invaded Igangan and other portions of Ibarapa on Friday night. In a statement issued on Saturday in Ibadan, Mr Taiwo Adisa, the Chief Press Secretary to Governor Seyi Makinde, clarified the situation.

  4 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Customs officers killed our people Not Gunmen -Oyo Govt, Tears As 14 Die In Osun

SOCIETY

Our people were killed at Igangan by customs officials, not unknown gunmen - Oyo govt confirms

The Oyo State Government has confirmed that it was the Nigeria Customs Service, not mysterious gunmen, that stormed Igangan and other sections of Ibarapa on Friday night. Ibarapa community leaders revealed the information at a fact-finding meeting between a team from the state government and political/traditional leaders from the impacted areas on Saturday, according to Adisa.

  4 months ago ago
Our people were killed at Igangan by customs officials, not unknown gunmen - Oyo govt confirms

POLITICS

Meet the Youngest Speaker in the South West (Photos)

The "Not too young to run Bill", has paved way for youth participation in Politics. Currently, a reasonable number of youths are serving in different positions such as Local Government Chairman, State and Federal Lawmakers (House of Representative Members and Senators), and Deputy Governors.

  3 months ago ago
Meet the Youngest Speaker in the South West (Photos)

MILITARY

Latest Attack On Igangan: 3 Questionabe Scenarios About The Attack That Need Urgent Explanations

Again, Ibarapa Local government area of Oyo State has returned to the news headlines for yet, a bad reason. For those who are keenly following the trend of things in the country, the mentioning of Ibarapa will quickly remind them of a town which has been painfully groaning under the heavyweight of mindless attack by bandits.

  4 months ago ago
Latest Attack On Igangan: 3 Questionabe Scenarios About The Attack That Need Urgent Explanations

SOCIETY

3 Learnt Lessons Killing of 5 Farmers in Modakeke Sent to South West Governors

The atmosphere in Modakeke and Ife communities in the last 24 hours is tensed due to unjust killing of five farmers in Toro via Alape community by unknown gunmen. The killing of innocent farmers who were going about their lawful business of the day have been condemned by all and sundry.

  3 months ago ago
3 Learnt Lessons Killing of 5 Farmers in Modakeke Sent to South West Governors

SOCIETY

Customs Release Statement, Claims Responsibility For The Killing In Ibarapa, Oyo

The Nigeria Customs Service has issued a statement clearing the allegation that the Fulani herdsmen attacked Ibarapa traders, killing many of them. On Friday, the Nigerian Customs Service affirmed that they confronted some rice smugglers in the Igboora axis of Ibarapa Local Government Area, based on the intelligence they received.

  4 months ago ago
Customs Release Statement, Claims Responsibility For The Killing In Ibarapa, Oyo

SOCIETY

How The Federal Government Should Deal With The Custom Officers That Allegedly Raided Igangan

Yesterday's morning, we heard reports that unknown gunmen raised Igangan and some other areas in Ibarapa areas in Oyo state, but this morning, we're hearing another reports. According to Vanguard, the Oyo state government is saying that unknown gunmen were not the ones who raided Igangan, but it is the Nigeria Customs Service.

  4 months ago ago
How The Federal Government Should Deal With The Custom Officers That Allegedly Raided Igangan

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Minister Tests Positive For COVID-19, Customs Raided Igangan Not Gunmen -Makinde

Minister tests positive for COVID-19 British Health Secretary Sajid Javid said on Saturday he had tested positive for Covid-19 and was self-isolating, just as his government prepared to jettison most pandemic restrictions in England. Under his government’s rules, Javid is now required to self-isolate for 10 days unless a PCR test comes back negative and he no longer has symptoms.

  4 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Minister Tests Positive For COVID-19, Customs Raided Igangan Not Gunmen -Makinde

SOCIETY

Smugglers Escaped With 8 Truckloads Of Contraband Rice After Gunfight With Customs In Oyo

In a statement issued by the Nigerian Customs Service on Friday, the men of Zone A, Federal Operations Unit, were attacked by some smugglers in the Igboora Axis of Ibarapa Local Government Area, Oyo State. The attack came after the customs officers on duty intercepted 8 trucks fully loaded with foreign parboiled rice plying along that axis.

  4 months ago ago
Smugglers Escaped With 8 Truckloads Of Contraband Rice After Gunfight With Customs In Oyo

SOCIETY

The town of Igboora was in a state of disarray after an attack by suspected Fulani pastoralists

The outskirts of Igboora and other towns, near Ibarapa local government of Oyo state, was in fear after a grenade attack on Friday night. Residents of Igboora and other towns near Ibarapa, are being affected by the loss of lives. As we speak the city's youth have protested against the collapse, of the tire and the flooded entire road in the city.

  4 months ago ago
The town of Igboora was in a state of disarray after an attack by suspected Fulani pastoralists

SOCIETY

Oyo State Government, Gani Adams give contradicting reports on Ibarapa attacks

According to reports, the Ayo Makinde-led Oyo State Government has revealed that personnel of the Nigerian Customs Service raided Igangan and other areas of the Ibarapa axis of the state on Friday, as against the general belief that the attack was perpetrated by unknown gunmen of Fulani ilk.

  4 months ago ago
Oyo State Government, Gani Adams give contradicting reports on Ibarapa attacks

SOCIETY

OPINION: The Recent Arrest Of Sunday Igboho Is A Sign That Nobody Is Above The Law

According to reports from Sahara Reporters, popular self acclaimed freedom fighter and Yoruba Nation activist, Sunday Adeyemo who is known as Sunday Igboho has been arrested in Cotonou, Benin Republic. Igboho was reportedly arrested on Monday night at one of the airports in Cotonou while he was trying to flee to Germany.

  4 months ago ago
OPINION: The Recent Arrest Of Sunday Igboho Is A Sign That Nobody Is Above The Law

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines:14 Killed In Osun Road Crash, Custom Operatives Raided Ibarapa Areas - Oyo Govt.

14 Killed In Osun Road Crash Photo Credit: Daily Trust Fourteen people were killed in a road crash at the Powerline area in Ipetu Ijesa, Osun State, on Saturday evening. Those who lost their lives include two female Children, four male Children, four male adults, and four female adults.

  4 months ago ago
Today's Headlines:14 Killed In Osun Road Crash, Custom Operatives Raided Ibarapa Areas - Oyo Govt.

MILITARY

Smugglers Responsible for Ibarapa Attack - Theophilus Duniya.

Theophilus Duniya,the public relations officer of the federal operations unit,Zone A,of the Nigeria Custom Service (NCS) has disclosed through a statement and confirmed by Usman Yahaya,the head of the unit that the attack on three of its officers and a soldier on Friday,16/7/2021 at Igbo Ora in lbarapa local government area of Oyo state was carried out by smugglers.

  4 months ago ago
Smugglers Responsible for Ibarapa Attack - Theophilus Duniya.

SOCIETY

Opinion:Did The Fulani Herdsmen That Attacked Oyo Yesterday Really Wear Customs Uniforms As Alleged?

Again, Killer Herdsmen have attacked Ibarapa community in Oyo State. The people of the community have suffered a lot in the hands of the dreaded herdsmen in recent months. The attacks comes only a few weeks after the herdsmen killed about 20 people in the community. SOURCE: SAHARA REPORTERS

  4 months ago ago
Opinion:Did The Fulani Herdsmen That Attacked Oyo Yesterday Really Wear Customs Uniforms As Alleged?

SOCIETY

Customs Officers, Not Unknown Gunmen Killed Our People In Igangan ~ Oyo Govt Confirms

The Oyo State Government has confirmed that it was the Nigeria Customs Service, not mysterious gunmen, that invaded Igangan and other portions of Ibarapa on Friday night. In a statement issued on Saturday in Ibadan, Mr Taiwo Adisa, the Chief Press Secretary to Governor Seyi Makinde, clarified the situation.

  4 months ago ago
Customs Officers, Not Unknown Gunmen Killed Our People In Igangan ~ Oyo Govt Confirms

SOCIETY

Again, Gunmen invaded Ibrapaland

It's was so dangerous last night as unknown gunmen invaded Igangan again. The word again, suggests that it's not their first time. This time they came heavily armed and they killed and shot people dead in Igangan. While speaking with some eyewitnesses, one said that they came in a customs uniform to attack.

  4 months ago ago
Again, Gunmen invaded Ibrapaland