The Oyo State branch of the Miyetti Allah association has called for the removal and dethronement of the state leader of the Fulani community, the Seriki Fulani, Alhaji Saliu Kadiri.The group, in a message sent to the Alaafin of Oyo, stated that the allegations leveled against the Fulani leader on the basis of kidnapping and other crimes were negatively affecting the image of the Fulani ethnic group in the state thus the need to remove him immediately.
The level of insecurity in Nigeria is increasing on daily basis, though the problem of insecurity is a global challenge but how herdsmen and unknown gunmen are currently disturbing the peace of the nation is so alarming.A young man who is a member of Man O'War organization lost his life after visiting his girlfriend.
The popular Nigerian journalist and daughter of former Governor in Oyo State, Mrs. Kemi Olunloyo has disclosed the reason why she exposed Mary Daniel.The story of Mary Daniel, a 27-year old amputee and single mother, went viral some time in April 2021, when the pictures of her hawking table water inside traffic in Lagos with only one leg supported with a crutch surfaced on social media.
Boko Haram demands N28m for 52 Adamawa abductees A ransom of N28 million has been demanded by “Boko Haram Terrorists” for the release of the 52 abducted residents of Kwapre community in Hong Local Council in Adamawa State.According to The Guardian, The Head of Kwapre, Joel Kulaha, pleaded that President Muhammadu Buhari should help rescue the abductees, as the villagers are financially incapacitated.
Tayo Adeleye is a Popular Yoruba Actor And Entrepreneur.The Talented Actor was Born in the 1970s in Oyo State, Nigeria.Tayo Had his Secondary School Education in Ibadan, Oyo State.He Attended The Polytechnic of Ibadan And Received a National Diploma Certificate in Computer science.
Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), Oyo State chapter on Thursday called on the state Government and the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, to dethrone Saliu Kadiri as Sarkin Fulani of the state.According to MACBAN, the Seriki's absence and allegations leveled against him were affecting the fortunes of the Fulani community in Oyo State.
"Convene National Dialogue" - Igbo leader Tells FG A leader of Igbo community in Oyo State, Dr. Alex Anozie has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to convoke a national dialogue to address various agitations for separation by major ethnic groups in Oyo in the country.He made the call when speaking with newsmen in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital.
As gunmen continue to target security guards and formations in the south-south and south-east regions, members of the Southern Governor's Forum gathered in Delta for a security meeting.After the meeting, prominent activist Deji Adeyanju used his Facebook page to accuse the Imo State governor of not attending the meeting.
Although the 2023 Governorship Election in Oyo State is about Two years from now, there are Topshots of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to watch out especially those perceived to be nursing Governorship Ambitions.Notable among them are 1.Adebayo Adelabu The 50years-old Adelabu is a Chartered Accountant, Businessman and Politician.
In reaction to the recent high rate of insecurity in the southern region and Nigeria in general, early this afternoon the seventeen governors from the region went into an emergency meeting held at Asaba, Delta state.At the end of the high-profile meeting, one of the major issues tackled among others is the banning of open grazing in all the states in the south.
Yesterday, The Popular Yoruba Activist, Chief Sunday Adeyemi Igboho popularly known as Sunday Igboho, was interviewed to a live Facebook video by his Spokesman, Olayomi Adekunle Kioki, During live video, He said that he has Spiritual power to enter someone's house without opening door and the person would not see him.
The Chief of Ibadan, Sheikh AbdulGaniyu Abubakar, performed the Eidul-Fitri prayer at the Ibadan Eid Praying Ground, Agodi on Wednesday.According to The Nation Newspaper, the Eid prayer was attended by the Deputy Governor of Oyo State, Rauf Olaniyan, and Olubadan of Ibadan land, Oba Saliu Adetunji, and other important dignitaries in the state.
Omobola Johnson was born June 28, 1963.She received her secondary education at the International School Ibadan, Oyo State.She obtained a bachelor's degree in electrical and electronics engineering from University of Manchester, England.Omobola further obtained a master's degree in Digital Electronics from King's College London.
The rulers of the South-West, South-South, and South-East met earlier today in the Delta government house to address insecurity in the area.Seyi Makinde, governor of Oyo State, was also present at the meeting and was given an update on his Twitter account afterwards.Various national problems, such as security and reorganization, have been addressed, he said, and due to the influx of armed herdsmen, criminals, and thieves, they have decided to open pastures throughout Southern Nigeria.
The governors of the Southern region of Nigeria met on Tuesday in Asaba, Delta State to discuss various issues that concern the country and the region.According to news sources, the streets of Asaba were heavily guarded by security operatives ahead of the all-important meeting that would see the 17 governors converge in one location.
Today's Headlines: Igboho Speaks On Ending Herdsmen Crisis; Police, Amotekun, Hunters Arrest Bandits
Police, Amotekun, Hunters Arrest Bandits In Igangan In the quest to end the series of Attacks Lunched by Bandits in Oyo State, The Combined efforts of local hunters, Amotekun Corps and the Nigeria Police have led to the arrest of eight bandits who mounted illegal roadblocks at Igangan, in Oyo State.
The Deputy Governor of Oyo State, Engr.Rauf Olaniyan, has in a chat with the Oyo State Chapter of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) solicit for the Governor Makinde that, journalists should stop criticizing the governor as he is making his possible best to reposition the state to the best it was known for in the past.
According to a news that was posted by Punch Newspaper Online this morning, it has been alleged that the victims of kidnappers in Edo State, who were abducted on Thursday have narrated how they were treated, after their abductors attacked their bus and kidnapped them.While one of the victims, who gave his name as Adeoye Rasaq was talking to newsmen concerning the attack, he made it known that they were coming from Ibadan, the Oyo State capital and were going to the east when they were accosted by the kidnappers numbering up to 15, as they took the whole 18 passengers and released some people who could afford their ransom payment immediately.
In a recent news report from Channels TV, it was gathered that the Oyo and Osun State area command of the Nigerian Customs have generated over fifteen billion Naira (N15 billion) in the first quarter of 2021.This development came after the commands said they made that amount of money by intercepting contraband goods including rice, cannabis, petrol, used clothing, and the likes.
The Association of Local Government of Nigeria, (ALGON), Oyo State chapter has dedicated Supreme Court victory to late Senator Abiola Ajimobi.It would be recalled that apex court judgement described the sacking of all elected chairmen by Governor Seyi Makinde as illegal and ordered the state government to pay all their salaries and allowances since the time that were sacked up till the present month.