Sign in
Download Opera News App

iseyin

CULTURE

3 Things Society Should Be Expecting from Newly Installed Ayedero of Yorubaland

It is no longer news that His Imperial Majesty, Alaafia of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III has installed Hon. Shina Peller as Ayedero of Yorubaland. At the installation ceremony which took place at the historic Oyo town hall. Traditional rulers from all walk of life were present to witness epoch making event.

  11 months ago ago
3 Things Society Should Be Expecting from Newly Installed Ayedero of Yorubaland

ENTERTAINMENT

Sound Sultan's death: A painful, great loss - Shina Peller

It is with a very heavy heart that I mourn the death of my darling brother - a multi-talented artiste, Olanrewaju Fasasi popularly known as Sound Sultan, who passed on today due to a health challenge he had been battling with. Aside the fact that we both hail from the same town, Iseyin, Sound Sultan was someone with a golden heart with high level of humility and integrity; he was a wonderful being.

  1 year ago ago
Sound Sultan's death: A painful, great loss - Shina Peller

JUSTICE

Iseyin Customs Killings: I'll Ensure Justice is Done

Following the motion I moved earlier on the floor of the House concerning the killings of some of my constituents during the last Eid al-Fitr, the House Committee on Customs today held an investigative hearing with the officers of the Nigeria Customs Service and members of the Iseyin Community who gave accounts of the sad occurrence.

  1 year ago ago
Iseyin Customs Killings: I'll Ensure Justice is Done

ENTERTAINMENT

Fans React As Kunle Afod Shares Loved Up Throwback Photo Of Afeez Owo With His Wife, Mide Martins

One of the talented Nollywood actors, Kunle Afod has taken to his Instagram page to share loved up throwback photo of Nollywood actor, Afeez Abiodun Owo with his beautiful wife, Mide Martins who is also an actress. This has generated a lot of reactions from their lovely fans.His real name is Afeez Olayiwola Abiodun also known as Afeez Owo in the movies, is a Nigerian Nollywood actor, Ace movie director, creative movie producer, master of ceremony, brand ambassador, and brand influencer with about 777,000 Instagram followers presently.

  1 year ago ago
Fans React As Kunle Afod Shares Loved Up Throwback Photo Of Afeez Owo With His Wife, Mide Martins

TRAVEL

Iseyin, My Town, My Pride

Iseyin means different things to many people. To some, it is their birthplace and a place that is so dear to their hearts. The town could be singled out for its obvious topographic outlay and beautiful scenes to behold and clement weather to cap. This is the hamlet of Ebedi, the home of Ògbólú, the town Olúwo, Olúòfà, Àmpolú, the home of Afé, Okooro, Aiyelala, Ojambalapa, Supo Adeyi, Oniluokun, Abu Oniside, the abode of Ajisibi, Akando Ariwi, Olugbile Iyanda, Majaro Agunloye, Olawoore Atunlute, Adeyanju Ologunebi, ìlú Oladosu, Okanlawon Lawoyin, Aderonmu Olukokun, Yakubu Adelabu, Folarin Alobalowo, Raji Adebowale, Tafa Oyebola, Raji Adebowale, ilu Moshood Osuolale Adeyeri ll, Ganiyu Folarin Alobalowo ll and the city of Ganiyu Adekunle Oloogunebi Ajinese!

  1 year ago ago
Iseyin, My Town, My Pride

ENTERTAINMENT

Shina Peller mourns Sound Sultan, recalls memorable moments they shared together.

A member of the House of Representatives representing Iseyin/Itesiwaju/Kajola/Iwajowa federal constituency, Oyo State, Hon. Shina Peller has decribed the death of a famous Nigerian artise, Olanrewaju Fasasi aka Sound Sultan, as painful, great loss to the entire Africa as a continent. Hon. Peller stated this in a statement he personally issued and shared on his social media platforms, where the federal legislator explained that the late ariste hailed from the same town (Iseyin) he (Hon.

  1 year ago ago
Shina Peller mourns Sound Sultan, recalls memorable moments they shared together.

EDUCATION

School Auditorium Commissioned at Ekunle High School, Iseyin, Oyo State

A newly completed Auditorium for Ekunle Community High School was commissioned by the Commissioner of Education, Science and Technology who was represented by the Zonal Inspector of Education, Pastor J.A. Alabi yesterday 7th July, 2020 at Ekunle, Iseyin. The Commissioning was carried out at the instance of the Chairman of Oyo State Teaching Service Commission - Pastor Akinade Alamu.

  1 year ago ago
School Auditorium Commissioned at Ekunle High School, Iseyin, Oyo State

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: 18 Dead In Oyo State Autocrash; NDLEA Raids Drug Hideouts, Arrests 110 Suspects

Aseyin, community leaders mourn as accident claims 18 lives in Oyo The Aseyin of Iseyin, Oba Abdganiy Salawudeen Adekunle Oloogunebi Ajinese, has commiserated with families of eighteen people that lost their lives in a fatal road accident that occurred along Iseyin-Moniya road during the weekend. Photos Credit: Vanguard

  10 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: 18 Dead In Oyo State Autocrash; NDLEA Raids Drug Hideouts, Arrests 110 Suspects

ENTERTAINMENT

Sound Sultan Lives On As Friends, Colleagues, Fans Hold Candle Light for Late Song Writer

Forever in our minds keep rendering the atmosphere at the venue where candle light was held in honour of late Olanrewaju Lasisi popularly called Sound Sultan as friends, colleagues and fans paid another respect for the departed soul. Various tracks of late Sound Sultan were played at the expansive venue of the candle light.

  1 year ago ago
Sound Sultan Lives On As Friends, Colleagues, Fans Hold Candle Light for Late Song Writer

ENTERTAINMENT

Yeni Anikulapo Kuti And Shina Peller Remember Their Fathers 24Years After Demise.

Twenty four (24) years after one of Africa's legendary musician Fela Anikulapo Kuti died, his daughter Yeni Anikulapo Kuti has taken to her official and verified Instagram account to eulogize her beloved father whose musical legacies still lives on. According to a post made via her Instagram account, Yeni wrote and I quote "2nd of August!

  1 year ago ago
Yeni Anikulapo Kuti And Shina Peller Remember Their Fathers 24Years After Demise.

ENTERTAINMENT

Lovely Photos Of Yoruba Actor And Musican, Rasak Olasunkanmi, His Wife And Their Children

Rasak Olasunkanmi is a Veteran Yoruba Actor, Musican, Songwriter, Director, and Producer, who is commonly known as Ojopagogo. This great man who is a Native of Iseyin in Oyo State is a multi-talented Actor who has achieved a lot in the Movie Industry. Rasak Olasunkanmi has released several Yoruba songs and soundtracks for several films in the Movie Industry.

  1 year ago ago
Lovely Photos Of Yoruba Actor And Musican, Rasak Olasunkanmi, His Wife And Their Children

ECONOMY-FINANCE

How The Security Agencies Contributes To The Problem Between Herdsmen And Farmers - Elegbede

The Nigerian Police, Immigration, and Customs have been accused of contributing to the aggravation of insecurity and the country's constant herders/farmer crisis. A former chairman of the Oyo State chapter of the All Farmers Association of Nigeria, Adekunle Elegbede, said this on Friday in Iseyin during the peace meeting between farmers and herders in the region.

  1 year ago ago
How The Security Agencies Contributes To The Problem Between Herdsmen And Farmers - Elegbede

POLITICS

'I'm not against anyone's presidential ambition' - Shina Peller

Shina Peller, the lawmaker representing Iseyin/Itesiwaju/ Kajola/Iwajowa federal constituency of Oyo State has clarified a seemingly misleading report and explained that he has nothing against the presidential ambition of the All Progressives Congress leader, Bola Tinubu, contrary reports in some quarters. He made the clarification in a statement on Sunday while reacting to news reports quoting him as saying that Tinubu should not be anointed president ahead of the 2023 election.

  10 months ago ago
'I'm not against anyone's presidential ambition' - Shina Peller

MILITARY

Makinde Receives Standing Ovation As He Increases Corps Members Allowance from N5,000 To N15,000

The Executive Governor of Oyo State, Engr Seyi Makinde on Thursday received a standing ovation from National Youth Service Corps members posted to Oyo State at the Iseyin permanent orientation camp. The Governor proceeded to Iseyin permanent orientation camp shortly after the official opening of 65km of Moniya-Ijaye-Iseyin road.

  1 year ago ago
Makinde Receives Standing Ovation As He Increases Corps Members Allowance from N5,000 To N15,000

POLITICS

Governor Seyi Makinde promises increase of monthly allowance for CORPS members in Oyo state.

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state has promised an increase in the monthly allowance of Youth Corp members in his state, this was made known upon his visit to the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) permanent orientation camp in Iseyin. The Governor, during his visit stated:

  1 year ago ago
Governor Seyi Makinde promises increase of monthly allowance for CORPS members in Oyo state.

MILITARY

Makinde Increases Corps Members' Allowance From N5,000 To N15,000 Monthly In Oyo

The honorable governor of Oyo State, Governor Seyi Makinde who has earlier been praised for his actions as Governor of Oyo state, has now done something interesting enough to gain the appraisal of many on social media. The Governor Oyo state, one of the biggest in West Africa, has now increased the monthly allowance of the National Youth Service Corps, popularly called NYSC from N5,000 to 15,000.

  1 year ago ago
Makinde Increases Corps Members' Allowance From N5,000 To N15,000 Monthly In Oyo

POLITICS

Why Lawmaker Asked Youths To Replicate BBNaija Energy For 2023 Elections

A federal lawmaker who represents Iseyin, Itesiwaju, Iowa, and Kajola Federal Constituency in Oyo State, Hon Shina Peller, has explained the main reason why Nigerian youths should use energy and zeal being expended on the popular reality show otherwise known as BBnaija, for the 2023 general elections.

  10 months ago ago
Why Lawmaker Asked Youths To Replicate BBNaija Energy For 2023 Elections

POLITICS

Nigeria at 61: Let us reflect on our existence as a nation - Shina Peller

A member of the House of Representatives from Iseyin/Itesiwaju/Kajola/Iwajowa Federal Constituency, Oyo State, Hon. Shina Peller has called on Nigerians to reflect deeply on the country's existence as a sovereign nation with a view to correcting the wrong and making the country better. Hon. Peller made this call on Friday 1st October 2021 in his goodwill message to Nigerians on the occasion of the country's 61st Independence anniversary.

  10 months ago ago
Nigeria at 61: Let us reflect on our existence as a nation - Shina Peller

MILITARY

I will increase the allowance of youths from 5k to 15k-Governor says

The governor of Oyo state Seyi makinde who goes by the name on Twitter @seyiamakinde posted about his journey to the state's NYSC orientation camp. He wrote on his timeline"We visited the NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp at Iseyin this evening. I assured the youth corps members that we would address the issues raised by the Commandant about the state of the camp.

  1 year ago ago
I will increase the allowance of youths from 5k to 15k-Governor says

SOCIETY

Seyi Makinde increase the state monthly allowance for corpers in Oyo State.

Governor Seyi Makinde has just increased the state monthly allowance for corpers in Oyo state from 5k to 15k. Seyi Makinde announced the increment of monthly allowance on Thursday during his visit to the NYSC camp at Iseyin in Oyo State. Calls for the scrapping of the NYSC scheme have recently made front pages.

  1 year ago ago
Seyi Makinde increase the state monthly allowance for corpers in Oyo State.