Jamz100.1FM

Local

26-year-old Appointed Commissioner in Kwara

In a statement on Tuesday, Rafiu Ajakaye, chief press secretary to the governor, revealed AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, governor of Kwara State, has nominated Joana Nnazua Kolo, a 26-year-old, as a commissioner in his first cabinet list. Kolo is a 2018 graduate of Library Science of Kwara State University (KWASU). “A grassroots[…]

Read More »

Oyo State Offers 38 Housing Units For Sale

The Oyo State Commissioner for Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Mr Abiodun Abdu-Raheem, has revealed, while inspecting housing estates in Ibadan, the state governement’s readiness to sell about 38 semi-detached units of bungalow situated at Carlton Gate Estate, Akobo, Ibadan, to members of the public. “In keeping faith with the[…]

Read More »

Oyo Govt Set to Shut Down Illegal Schools

The Executive Chairman, Oyo State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), Dr. Nureni Adeniran, spoke yesterday during an inspection of schools in Ibadan. He said the government would set up a task force, to be headed by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, in collaboration with the State Universal Basic[…]

Read More »

Oyo Govt Begins Collection of Tax from Market Women + Artisans

Aremo John Adeleke, Chairman of Oyo State Internal Revenue Service, has revealed during a sensitization tour at the Ogunpa market, Ibadan North West Local Government, that Oyo state government has concluded plans to begin the collection of informal sector tax particularly from traders, markets operators and artisans takes immediate effect.[…]

Read More »

Oyo NURTW Ban Remains Intact – Makinde

In the wake of the invasion of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) secretariat, Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, has insisted the proscription is still in full force. The Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Mr Taiwo Adisa, revealed this on Sunday after the reported midnight invasion of[…]

Read More »

Oyo Assembly Slashes 2019 Budget

The Oyo State House of Assembly on Tuesday passed the Oyo State Appropriation review Bill of 2019 budget of N182,389, 434, 405.52. This followed the third reading of the Oyo State Appropriation Review and Finance Bill, 2019, at the plenary, presided over by the Speaker, Mr Adebo Ogundoyin. The reviewed budget[…]

Read More »

NYSC’s Monthly Allowance Set for Review: NYSC DG

The Director General (DG) of National Youth Service Corp (NYSC) Brig. Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, has assured corps members that their monthly allowance of N19,800 would be reviewed upward. Mrs Adenike Adeyemi, NYSC Director of Press and Public Relations, in a statement on Monday said Ibrahim, who gave the assurance while[…]

Read More »

Makinde to Establish Lagos-Ibadan Economic Hub

According to a statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr Taiwo Adisa, Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has reiterated the readiness of his administration to make Oyo State an investment-friendly destination in order for investments to thrive. Governor Makinde noted that the state was looking forward[…]

Read More »

Oyo Govt to Revive Tourist Sites and Monuments

On Saturday, 31st August, 2019, Governor Seyi Makinde expressed his administration’s readiness to revive and promote art and cultural values in the state during an event organised in honour of the publisher of Honey Palace Magazine, Mrs Oyindamola Adeoye. Represented at the occasion by the Commissioner for Information, Arts and[…]

Read More »

Governor Makinde Nominates 27-Year-Old Seun Fakorede as Commissioner

Oyo State governor, Seyi Makinde has nominated Seun Fakorede as one of his potential commissioners. The 27-year-old civil engineering graduate of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, Osun State, hails from Idere area of Ibarapa Central local government. He currently runs Home Advantage Africa (HAA), a non-profit devoted to promoting local dominance and global stardom[…]

Read More »
Visit Us On TwitterVisit Us On FacebookVisit Us On LinkedinVisit Us On Instagram