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    Oyo State Will Survive This Period – Ajimobi

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    Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has said that his administration is engaging in survival strategies to meet its obligations to the entire citizens and workers of the state, promising that the government would use its share of the Paris Club over deductions funds when it is paid for the workers’ welfare as recommended by…

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    Sultan Condemns Southern Kaduna Killings

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    The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), under the leadership of its President-General and Sultan of Sokoto, His Eminence, Alh. Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar on Monday condemned the killings in Southern Kaduna. The NSCIA’s Director of Administration, Ustaz Christian Isa Okonkwo in a statement quoted the Sultan as describing the killings currently going on in…

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  • Don’t Lose Hope On Economy, Ajimobi Urges Nigerians

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    Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has called for a renewed hope from the country’s citizens on the ability of the All Progressives Congress-led Federal Government to salvage the country from the pervading economic challenges. The governor made the call in his New Year message issued by his Special Adviser on Communication and Strategy, Mr….

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    N3.5bn Fraud: EFCC To Quiz Ex-Unilorin VC‎, Successor

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    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is expected to quiz the  immediate vice-chancellor of the University of Ilorin, , Prof. Ishaq Oloyede and the incumbent, Prof. Abdulganiyu Ambali over alleged disappearance of N2 billion. It was gathered that the ‎leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), petitioned the anti-graft agency against the management of…

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  • Ajimobi Presents N207bn Budget Of Self-Reliance

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     Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State on Thursday presented a total budget of N207.671 billion for the 2017 fiscal year to the State House of Assembly, which represents an increase of 19.13 per cent compared to the 2016 budget. The governor, while presenting the budget titled “Budget of Self Reliance”, explained that the recurrent expenditure…

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  • Yuletide: Oyo Govt Pays 2 Months Salary Arrears

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    The Oyo State government has disclosed that it has paid two months’ salary arrears for workers in the state public and civil service. The state commissioner for Information, Culture and Tourism, Mr. Toye Arulogun who disclosed this on Tuesday in Ibadan at the Annual Lecture /Award of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Ministry of…

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    FG Neither Support Or Oppose Proposed Data Increase – Minister

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    The minister of communications, Barr Adebayo Shittu has debunked claims that he sanctioned the increase of price of data by telecommunication companies in the country. The minister while answering questions from journalists in the state, said the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) had the prerogative power under the law to do so. The minister disclosed that…

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    Ajimobi Wants Security Studies In Schools’ Curriculum

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    Oyo State governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi has called for the inclusion of security studies in schools curriculum. The governor, in his goodwill message at a 3-day international conference on “Security, Education and Sustainability,” held at the Lead City University, Ibadan described security as the bedrock of development, adding that without it, no meaningful development could…

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    13 Die In Ogbomoso-Ilorin Express Road Auto Crash

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    Thirteen people, 12 males and one female on Wednesday lost their lives in an auto crash along Ogbomoso-Ilorin express road. The victims were said to have died on the spot before any medical attention coul reach them. An eye witness told journalists that the passenger bus with registration number FSS 230 XJ which was coming…

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