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Governor Ajimobi presents new cars to 36 traditional rulers

Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State on Monday in Ibadan, the state capital presented new cars to 36 traditional rulers across the state.

Oyo government releases N9.7 billion for local council workers’ salaries, pensions

Oyo State Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Matters, Mr. Bimbo Kolade, on Wednesday disclosed that the state government had disbursed over N9 billion for the payment of salaries and pensions of workers under the payroll of local government councils in the state.

Governor Ajimobi releases N8.8 billion for local govt workers’ salaries

Oyo State Government at the weekend said it had released the sum of N8.8 billion for payment of salaries of all local government workers in the state.

Oyo govt releases funds for local council workers’ salaries

The Oyo State Government has released N8.8 billion for the immediate payment of local government workers’ salary in the state.

Reform will deepen traditional governance in Ibadan – govt

Oyo State Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Mr. Bimbo Kolade, has reiterated that the recent reform carried out in the Ibadan Traditional leadership structure will only enhance the status of Olubadan and deepen traditional governance in the ancient city.

I was target of Olubadan palace gun attack – Ladoja

The Osi Olubadan of Ibadan land and former governor of Oyo State, Chief Rashidi Ladoja, on Wednesday, alleged that the gunmen that stormed the palace of the Olubadan of Ibadan land, Oba Saliu Adetunji, on Monday, came to kill him.

EFCC probes 33 ex-Oyo council chiefs

The Ibadan zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has started a probe into the activities of 33 former local government caretaker chairmen in Oyo State while in office.

Ajimobi scraps Seriki line from Olubadan ascendancy order

The Oyo State government has announced the removal of Seriki line from Olubadan ascendancy order.

Ibadan new kings distance selves from Ladoja’s suit

The elevated high chiefs held their first meeting on Wednesday and dissociated themselves from the decision of the Osi Olubadan of Ibadan land, Chief Rashidi Ladoja, to challenge the installation of 21 new kings in Ibadan in court.

Why I crowned many kings in Ibadan – Ajimobi

Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi has explained why he crowned many kings in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, on Sunday, August 27, 2017.

Olubadan can’t stop govt from enthroning 32 kings – commissioner

The Oyo State Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Mr. Bimbo Kolade, has said that the Olubadan of Ibadan land, Oba Saliu Adetunji, lacks the power to stop the state government from executing the Olubadan chieftaincy review being planned by the state government.

Count me out of chieftaincy review panel – Olubadan

The Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Akanmu Adetunji Aje Ogunguniso 1 has again warned Oyo State Government under the leadership of Governor Abiola Ajimobi to count him out of the proposed panel that recommended 32 crown Obas for Ibadan, the state capital.

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