Tag Ibadan

Oyo Assembly pass N310.4bn budget for 2023

Members of the Oyo State House of Assembly have passed a total of three hundred and ten billion, four hundred and thirty-two million, five hundred thousand naira (N310,432,500,000.00) as budget for the year 2023. Reports state that the budget was…

Security guards in court for alleged negligence

Two security guards – Abraham Okwori, 24, and Saheed Alawode, 30 – on Thursday appeared before an Iyaganku Magistrates’ Court, Ibadan, for alleged conspiracy and negligence. The duo, whose residential addresses were not provided, allegedly conspired and abandoned their duty…

Christmas: Badejo urges Nigerians to show love

The Bishop of Catholic Diocese of Oyo, Most Rev. Emmanuel Badejo, has urged Nigerians, especially Christians, to show love to one another as they celebrate Christmas. Badejo gave the advice on Wednesday in Ibadan, in his Christmas message entitled ‘The…

Gridlocks dot Ibadan as fuel scarcity worsens

Motorists and commuters in Ibadan are having a hard time as gridlocks caused by fuel queues hinder free vehicular movement in the Oyo State capital. Speaking with journalists on Tuesday, Mr Sanni Olatunde, an employee of a private company, said…