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The #ENDSARS Protests Was Controlled In Oyo Because I Listened To The People – Seyi Makinde

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Oyo State governor, Seyi Makinde has come out to share how he was able to calm everything down amid the #ENDSARS protests. He recently revealed that he supported the protests because he has never been against peaceful protests that will lead to the resolution of our problems. According to him, ...

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Seyi Makinde Is The Real Hero Of #EndSARS Agitation In Oyo State – PDP

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The Oyo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has hailed Governor Seyi Makinde and #EndSARS protesters for resolving their issues and restoring peace in the state. The party’s spokesman, Engr Akeem Olatunji revealed this via a recent statement on Saturday. According to him, Governor Makinde and the protesters ...

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I’ll Manage Flood Disasters In Oyo State – Seyi Makinde

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The Oyo State government has come out to reveal that it is ready to fully back the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) towards effective management of disaster in the state as the rainy season begins. Governor Seyi Makinde revealed this today while hosting the agency during an advocacy visit to ...

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Seyi Makinde Should Focus On Oyo State And Forget His Vice President Dream – APC

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The All Progressives Congress Professionals in Oyo State (APC-P) has urged Governor Seyi Makinde to stop wasting the state’s resources on the People’s Democratic Party for his plans to contest for the position of the Vice President in 2020. APC revealed this at a recent meeting on Friday, September 11, ...

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Seyi Makinde Calling His Predecessors Charlatans Is A Mistake – Alao-Akala

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Ex-Governor of Oyo State, Adebayo Alao-Akala has urged Governor Seyi Makinde to avoid disrespecting his predecessors. Adebayo Alao-Akala revealed this recently during an interview with reporters at the empowerment programme of Senator Fatai Buhari in Iseyin. According to him, it is unstatesmanly for Makinde to describe his predecessors as charlatans ...

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Oyo Indigenes Abroad Must Return Home To Invest – Seyi Makinde

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Oyo State governor, Seyi Makinde has come out to beg well-meaning sons and daughters of the state in the Diaspora to return home and invest in Oyo. The Chief of Staff to the Governor, Chief Bisi Ilaka revealed this in Ibadan while receiving the leader of the Yoruba community in ...

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No Going Back On Amotekun In Oyo State – Seyi Makinde

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Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has come out to say that the South West Security Network, Amotekun, would not be under any federal establishment. The governor revealed this recently during a meeting with chairmen of local government areas (LGs) and local council development areas (LCDAs), at state Secretariat, Ibadan. ...

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I Appreciate Stakeholders In The Education Sector Amid The Pandemic – Seyi Makinde

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Oyo State Government has come out to announce an adjustment to its recently released school reopening schedule. Mr. Olaleye Olasunkanmi, the state Commissioner for Education, Science, and Technology, revealed this in a recent statement on Friday in Ibadan. According to him, the date for the commencement of the WASSCE is ...

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I’ll Do All I Can To Prevent Rural And Urban Migration Of Youths From Oyo – Makinde

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Oyo State governor, Seyi Makinde has come out to say that his government would remain steadfast as it tries to improve the state’s economy via agribusiness venture. He recently revealed that he would do everything possible to prevent the rural and urban migration of youths from the state. According to ...

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3rd Term For School Students In Oyo Has Been Canceled – Seyi Makinde

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The Oyo State Executive Council, headed by Governor Seyi Makinde has scrapped the 3rd term of the 2019/2020 session for primary and secondary school students. The council recently approved a new academic calendar to guide the resumption of schools and other associated educational activities at a recent meeting. According to ...

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Oyo State Residents Abuse Our Environment On A Daily Basis – Seyi Makinde

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Oyo State governor, Seyi Makinde has come out to say that a hygienic environment is important in his state. He recently set up a new environmental task force to curb environmental nuisance and indiscriminate dumping of refuse in Oyo. According to the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Dr. Bashir Bello, ...

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We’ve Had 2,106 Confirmed Coronavirus Cases In Oyo Thus Far – Seyi Makinde

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Oyo State governor, Seyi Makinde has come out to confirm that the state has recorded 2,106 confirmed cases of COVID-19 infections. He recently revealed that 1,080 have tested negative and have since been discharged. According to him, 22 people have died so far in the state, so residents should continue ...

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Flooding Will Soon End In Oyo State – Gov. Seyi Makinde

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Oyo State governor, Seyi Makinde has come out to sympathize with the victims of flooding in Ibadan. The governor simply revealed that the menace would be curbed once the ongoing projects in the state are completed in the next 18 months. According to him, his government has started the channelization ...

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Saying I Tried To Jeopardize Ajimobi’s Burial Is Wicked – Seyi Makinde

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Governor Seyi Makinde has come out to say that his government had nothing to do with the delay in the burial of his predecessor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi. The allegation was recently refuted by Oyo State Government Chief Press Secretary, Taiwo Adisa. According to him, Governor Seyi Makinde allowed the late ...

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Seyi Makinde Should Not Play Politics With Ajimobi’s Death – Wife

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Wife of the late Governor of Oyo State, Chief Mrs. Florence Ajayi has come out to say that Engr Seyi Makinde has not called or paid her a visit since her husband’s death. She revealed this when Nigeria’s Governors’ Forum led by its Chairman, Dr. Kayode Fayemi paid a condolence ...

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I’m Under Pressure To Perform In Oyo State – Seyi Makinde

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Oyo State governor, Seyi Makinde has come out to say that his government has been under pressure to deliver since they took over. This is coming as Governor Seyi recently marked one year in office. According to him, Oyo residents need to exercise patience because the first year for every ...

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Seyi Makinde Has Not Lifted The Ban On Public Gathering – Oyo State

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Oyo State Government has come out to say that it has not lifted the ban on public gathering. Mr. Jide Ajani, the Special Adviser to Gov. Seyi Makinde on Media revealed this to newsmen in Ibadan today. According to him, the statement saying Gov. Makinde has finally decided to allow ...

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Seyi Makinde Must Ensure Security Agencies Protect Our Border – Oyo Assembly

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The Oyo State House of Assembly has warned Governor Seyi Makinde to focus on the porous nature of the state’s boundaries and extend testing to those border areas. The assembly revealed this amid reports of the continued entry of foreign nationals into the state via boundaries in Oke-Ogun and Ogbomoso ...

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Wearing Face Mask is Now Compulsory In Oyo State – Seyi Makinde

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Oyo State governor, Seyi Makinde has come out to say that the state government has decided on making the use of face mask compulsory because it is the best way to prevent, contain and control the spread of coronavirus. Speaking at a recent press briefing today, Seyi disclosed that the ...

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I Am Not Happy With How Coronavirus Palliatives Are Distributed – Seyi Makinde

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Oyo State governor, Seyi Makinde has come out to say that the conditional cash transfer initiative of the Federal Government is very faulty. Recall the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Farouk recently revealed that the ministry has started cash transfer to the poorest households in ...

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