Today, Oyo People Re-Affirm Their Loyalty to Seyi Makinde – Dare Adeleke

The Executive Chairman, Pacesetters Transport Services and PDP stalwart, Hon. Dare Adeleke has called on Oyo people in particular and Nigerians at large to troop massively behind the duly elected governor of Oyo State, Engr Seyi Makinde, saying nothing can shake the loyalty of the people to the Oyo State Governor. In a statement issued in Ibadan, Monday evening, Hon Adeleke said news making the rounds that Makinde’s mandate was quashed by the appeal court is only a distraction by the opposition who have been heavily exposed as fraudulent and…

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My Mandate As Oyo Gov Remains Intact— Seyi Makinde calls for calm

…says no one can snatch the joy of Oyo people …calls for calm The Governor of Oyo State, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has declared that the mandate of the people of Oyo State given to him through the March 9, 2019, remains intact following the ruling of the Court of Appeal in Ibadan on Monday. Governor Makinde, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Taiwo Adisa, declared that the mandate given to him by the people of Oyo State cannot be taken through the backdoor. The statement read: “There…

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Seyi Makinde, Pride of Oyo, Revamping the Socio – Economic Fortunes of the State – PDP Stalwart, Hon. Dare Adeleke

As Nigeria celebrates it 59th Anniversary as a nation, many Nigerians are analyzing the current situation of the country and examining their leaders saddled with the responsibility of moving the Nation forward. One of those leaders is Governor Oluseyi Abiodun Makinde, a man who is clearly the shinning Star of this generation. Congratulations are pouring in once again to the energetic, youthful leader of Oyo State just weeks short of the piles of a accolades he received on his 100 days in office. A staunch supporter and ally of the…

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Makinde Increases Car, Housing loans for Workers…says, Oyo’s wage bill increased by N1bn after 2019 poll

…’why I am concerned about workers welfare’ Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, on Wednesday, revealed that the wage bill of workers in the state increased by N1 billion, shortly after the governorship election of March 9, 2019. The Governor, who made the disclosure during an interactive session with workers in the employ of the state government, held at the state secretariat, Agodi, Ibadan, said that the development shot up the wage bill to about N5.2 billion from March 10. A statement from the Governor’s Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Taiwo…

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How Alaafin’s Fatherly Advice Contributed to My Victory – Seyi Makinde

Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, on Tuesday, said one of the secrets of his electoral success at the 2019 governorship election was the advice offered him by the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, during his campaign four years earlier. Makinde spoke at the Alaafin’s palace, Oyo, when he paid a working visit on the monarch. The governor made the visit on his way to inspect the abandoned 10,000 metric-tone silo embarked upon by the immediate past administration and the Ajila Value Adding Ventures Limited, Awe, In his brief remarks…

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Missing vehicles: Oyo Government Says it has Nothing to Hide

…Ajimobi’s aides are defending the absurd The Oyo State Government has warned against the mix up of facts regarding the government’s efforts in retrieving state owned vehicles taken away by the previous administration. The statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the government, Taiwo Adisa, reads: The attention of the Government of Oyo state has been drawn to a news report at the weekend which indicated that some officials of the immediate past administration in the state raised issues about the manner in which the state is retrieving vehicles…

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Makinde Makes Security Priority To Attract Appreciable Foreign Investments Within 100days in Office

 Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, said on Wednesday that his government intends to quickly turn around the security architecture of Oyo State in order to open up the state for foreign investors. Governor Makinde, according to a statement made public by his Chief Press Secretary, Taiwo Adisa, said that he will relaunch the State’s  Joint Task Force on Security, Operation Burst, commanded by Brigadier-General Oluyinka Soyele. The Governor, who said these during a visit to the headquarters of the Operation Burst, maintained that he would relaunch the outfit within his…

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Gov Seyi Makinde Makes Details of Asset Declaration Public…see what he is worth!

In an unprecedented move, Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, Monday made public his campaign promise to publicly declare his assets. The Governor, who visited the Oyo state office of the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) in Ibadan to receive a copy of the asset declaration form said that his decision to make the assets public was in fulfillment of a personal promise he made during the elections. Details of the assets as contained in the CCB 1 with the name Oluseyi Abiodun Makinde, which was declared at the High…

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Gov Makinde Appoints Dotun Oyelade Chairman, BCOS

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has approved the appointment of Prince Dotun Oyelade as the Executive Chairman of the Broadcasting Corporation of Oyo State (BCOS). A statement by Governor Makinde’s Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Taiwo Adisa, on Monday indicates that Prince Oyelade’s appointment takes immediate effect. Prince Oyelade is a Broadcaster of note who has held similar positions in previous administrations and was the spokesman of the Omititun Campaign Organisation, which midwifed the election of Engineer Seyi Makinde as Governor of Oyo State.  The statement further explained that Oyelade…

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