Of all those who died in the January 15, 1966, first Nigerian Military Coup, which was led by Late Major General Chukwuma Kaduna Nzeogwu, only Samuel Ladoke Akintola died fighting back. Chief Ladoke was the 13th Aare Ona Kakanfo - that is, the Field Marshal General of all of Yorubaland from 1964 to 1966.
It's so unfortunate that in a country like ours, poverty has eaten deep into the lives of average Nigerians, that some have decided to make money by neglecting moral values while trying to make ends meet. Some days ago, a video leaked online, about a particular lady who is a student of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), she was filmed sleeping with two young men who are allegedly students from the respectable Lagos State University (LASU). When the video leaked, a lot of Nigerians reacted, saying
Professional footballers are well recognized for their footwork on the field of play. However, some players have shown that they are not just adept at kicking the ball around, but also in the classroom. Here are two Nigerian football players that have completed their degree. 1.
A student nurse of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology identified by her Twitter name "Oyindamolami01" has been receiving some outrageous comments moment after she posted her pictures on Twitter with a caption “well, I'm a student nurse of #Lautech".
Governor Seyi Makinde must seek President Muhammadu Buhari's intervention before things go out of hand in Oyo State. The crisis that is going on among the herdsmen living in a part of Oyo State and the indigenous people of the state is becoming unpredictable nowadays. Governor Seyi Makinde is one of those politicians that are very tactical when it comes to decision-making processes.
The executive governor of Oyo State, Engineer Seyi Makinde, is currently going through some tough times in his state. Governor Seyi Makinde is the only governor under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the whole southwestern part of the country. He has executed a lot of unexpected actions in Oyo State since when he assumed office some years ago.
Chief Samuel Ladoke was a Nigerian Orator and Politician. He was born on the 6th of July, 1910 in Ogbomosho, a town in the old Western region of Nigeria. Chief Samuel became the first man in Nigeria to own a bullet proof car when he imported the car in the year 1964. This vehicle was one of the best in those days and it was a Mercedes Benz which was sold at £8,000. Chief Samuel who was popularly referred to as S.L.A was a child to Akintola Akinbola (father) and Akanke (mother). By profession he was a Lay Preacher
Our country Nigeria is currently celebrating it's 61st independence anniversary. In these piece of writing lies some event that took place in Nigeria. People always see Biafran war as the only conflict that attempted to tamper with the unity of the sovereign state of Nigeria. That is not actually the fact.
See photos of LAUTECH student who ran mad after jumping off a moving bike A female student of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, LAUTECH, reportedly struck with madness immediately after dropping from a motorbike in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti state capital. According to the viral video shared on social media by people who witnessed the ugly incident, the Nigerian lady jumps off from a moving bike and started displaying with madness. Eye witness alleged that the incident to place on 22nd August in Ado Ekiti after
It was widely reported on social media on Friday, April 16, 2021, that the Governor of Oyo State, Engineer Oluseyi Makinde sacked the Vice-Chancellor of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, Prof. Michael Ologunde. As reported by The Punch Newspaper, a letter was communicated to the institution and it reads thus, “His Excellency, Engr. Seyi Makinde, the Governor of Oyo State and the visitor to the Ladoke Akintola University, has directed that the Vice-Chancellor of the institution, Prof. M. O.
Samuel Ladoke Akintola In the eyes of History BORN INTO WEALTH Samuel Ladoke Akintola was born on the 10th of July, 1910 into a family whose attributes were wealth, valour, courage and bravery, and such person must naturally measure up to the family standard – “omo tekun ba bi, ekun ni yoo jo.”- (a young tiger will always live like its forebears). His father was Akintola Akinbola and his mother, Akanke. Ladoke was an enigma of a man, a Baptist Lay Preacher, a Yoruba Fundamentalist, verbally gifted and
On Thursday, Governor Seyi Makinde Oyo State expressed his willingness to transform LAUTECH from a university of technology to a conventional university in order to offer courses such as law. Makinde, who made this known while receiving a report from the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) State Negotiating Committee, Ogbomosho, Ibadan, said that the State would soon send a request for approval of the conversion to the National Universities Commission (NUC). The governor also declared that he
There are a number of evergreen songs in Nigeria, that has proven over the years to stand the test of time. One of such song was 'Ego', that was sang by Djinee. Djinee is a multi talented entertainer, musician, song writer, TV presenter and song producer, he hails from Edo state and graduated form Ladoke Akintola University. His real name is Osayamwen Nosa Donald and he released the monster hit single with the line "if you help me see Ego" in 2004, that 17 years ago. Some of us still remember this music like
Yesterday was a beautiful for many students of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology Ogbomoso as the final year student signed out in style.
It is no more news that Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso is now solely owned by Oyo State. Both Governor Makinde of Oyo state and Governor Oyetola of Osun State signed a Memorandum to that effect on the 20th November, 2020. The main campus of LAUTECH in Ogbomoso now belongs to Oyo State while Ladoke Akintola College of Health sciences in Osogbo was ceded to Osun State. Meanwhile, the State Government of Osun has assured its citizens that the dissolution of its joint ownership of LAUTECH, following