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Ibadan 21 Obas: Olubadan Sues Ajimobi, 23 Others

The Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji, has sued Governor Abiola Ajimobi and 23 others for crowning 21 kings in Ibadan. The mass coronation happened on August 27....

University of Ibadan Resumes Academic Activities Thursday

The University of Ibadan Chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Wednesday directed its members to begin full academic activities as from Thursday....

Ibadan Chiefs Task Olubadan On Appointment Of New Monarchs

By Adebayo Waheed, Ibadan As the coronation of 21 monarchs by Oyo State Governor Senator Abiola Ajimobi continues to create controversy, some community heads popularly...

Yoruba Summit on Restructuring Begins in Ibadan

From Oluseye Ojo, Ibadan Prominent Yoruba people and other eminent Nigerians are now in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, for the mega summit of the Yoruba Standpoint on...

ROYAL RUMBLE IN IBADAN

The intrigues, politics of 32 new kings By YINKA OLUDAYISI FABOWALE “Koseleri!” is a Yoruba word, which means unprecedented, historic, unique, exceptional. In Oyo...

Ladoja, Balogun, Kola-Daisi’s Son, 27 Others Now Ibadan Obas

THE history of obaship in the ancient city of Ibadan, changed dramatically yesterday after Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State presented letters of conferment of...

Oyo Re-Launches ‘Operation Burst’ in Ibadan; Plans to Install CCTV

The Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, on Friday inaugurated the newly reconstituted state Joint Security Task Force, codenamed `Operation Burst,’ at Idi-Arere,...

Caught in Ibadan Flood Horrors, We Saw Hell, Live and Direct – 30 Students Going For SSCE

•Survivors count losses •Oyo govt vows to demolish houses on waterways By OLA AJAYI, IBADAN Though  the flood that ravaged some parts of Ibadan, Oyo State capital,...

Glo Musical Show Returns to Ibadan with Olamide, Others

The train of telecommunications giant Globacom’s musical road show Glo Mega Music Nationwide Tour will arrive in Ibadan on Sunday. According to the company, the...

Over 300 Houses Affected in Ibadan Flood, Says NEMA

Over 300 houses are affected by the flooding that accompanied the Tuesday five-hour downpour in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, the National Emergency Management Agency...

Ibadan Flood: Oyo Govt Mulls Demolition

• Over 300 houses affected –NEMA From Oluseye Ojo, Ibadan Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, has said all structures on waterways and floodplains obstructing the...

Floods Submerge Houses, Roads in Ibadan

Eight buildings, vehicles, motorcycles and household items were among properties swept away yesterday during a six-hour downpour in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. The...

Oyo Govt to Install CCTV Cameras in Ibadan

THE Oyo State government will install close circuit television (CCTV) cameras in strategic locations across the state, Governor Abiola Ajimobi said yesterday. The move,...

Meningitis Spreads To Ibadan

BEVERLY HILLS, April 07, (THEWILL) – The Director of Public Health, Oyo State Ministry of Health, Dr Oyewole Lawal, has confirmed two suspected cases of Cerebro Spinal...

Lagos -Ibadan, Ilorin-Kano Rail Lines to Cost Govt $7.6b

Amaechi bemoans National Assembly’s inaction on loan THE Federal Government plans to spend $ 6.1 billion on the construction of Ibadan-Ilorin-Minna-Kano standard gauge...