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Osun, Oyo Assemblies to meet over LAUTECH ownership crisis

The Osun State House of Assembly and its Oyo State counterpart, are now set to resolve the ownership crisis rocking the jointly-owned Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso and its teaching hospital, Osogbo.

LAUTECH workers allege monarch’s complicity in crisis

Workers of College of Health Sciences, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (Lautech), have alleged that the Soun of Ogbomosho, Oba Oyewumi Ajagungbade III, is complicit in the university’s crisis.

LAUTECH: Group blasts Osun government, asks Oyo governor to get tough

An Oyo State-based socio-political organisation, the Oyo Kajola Group (OKG), has weighed in on the controversy between Oyo and Osun states over the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, saying that the needless drama being orchestrated by the government of Osun State was unhelpful and condemnable.
A 344-year-old tortoise, said to be the oldest in Africa, has died in the palace of the Soun of Ogbomoso, Oba Jimoh Oyewumi.

‘344-year-old tortoise’ dies in Ogbomoso

A 344-year-old tortoise, said to be the oldest in Africa, has died in the palace of the Soun of Ogbomoso, Oba Jimoh Oyewumi.

LAUTECH: ASUU warns Osun, Oyo governors to stop playing deceptive politics

Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) Ladoke Akintola University Ogbomoso Chapter on Sunday warned both Oyo and Osun State Governments not to play politics with the lives of staff and students of the University.
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Osun governor meets LAUTECH management, ASUU

Governor Adegboyega Oyetola of Osun on Thursday, met with the management of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso over the threat by Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to embark on strike.

Osun, Oyo renew rivalry war on LAUTECH ownership

Tension has gripped staff and students of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) Ogbomosho over renewed joint ownership crisis brewing in the management and funding of the university.

Osun, Oyo governments bicker over LAUTECH

The governments of Oyo and Osun States have again disagreed publicly over their shares of the funding of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso.
Seyi Makinde

Insecurity: South West governors‘ll launch security architecture August – Seyi Makinde

Oyo State governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, said on Sunday that the governors of the South West region have agreed to launch a new security architecture in August.

68 Lautech-trained doctors inducted into medical profession

Sixty-eight newly qualified medical doctors of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, Oyo State were inducted into the medical profession at the weekend.

Nigerian undergraduate slumps, dies while exercising

A 100-level student of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) Ogbomoso, has been confirmed dead after he slumped during an exercise at the school’s sports complex.
Seyi Makinde

Governor Makinde renews appointment of Bishop Moradeyo as pilgrims board chairman

Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has renewed the appointment of Bishop Ademola Moradeyo as the Chairman of the Oyo State Pilgrims Welfare Board (Christian Wing).

LAUTECH student, 15 others arrested for alleged robbery, cultism

The Police in Oyo State on Thursday said it had arrested 16 suspects, including an accounting student of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, over alleged armed robbery, cultism and conspiracy.
Seyi Makinde

Bailout funds: Oyo APC shouldn’t distract Governor Makinde through wild claims – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has reacted to a statement credited to the Oyo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) that Governor Seyi Makinde should do all he has promised since he has allegedly got N7.9 billion bailout funds.
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General Jemibewon, Colonel Bamigboye warn against attacks on ex-President Obasanjo over ‘Fulanisation’ comment

A former military administrator of Bauchi and Osun states, Col. Theophilus Bamigboye (retd), and a former governor of the defunct Western State, Maj.-Gen. David Jemibewon, (retd) have said that former President Olusegun Obasanjo should not be castigated or lambasted for his comment on ‘Fulanisation’ and ‘Islamisation’ of Nigeria.

ASUU urges Governor-elect Makinde, Governor Oyetola to declare state of emergency on LAUTECH

The Academic Staff Union of Universities has asked Governor Gboyega Oyetola of Osun State and the Governor-elect of Oyo state, Mr. Seyi Makinde, to declare a state of emergency on Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso.
Abiola Ajimobi

Governor Ajimobi renames Oyo roads, institutions after ex-governors, others

The Oyo State Government on Tuesday announced the renaming of some roads and institutions after prominent indigenes in recognition of their contributions to the state.
Crown Football Club, Ogbomoso on Tuesday announced the signing of twelve (12) new players.

Crown FC unveil 12 new players

It was gathered that the signing of the players became necessary in view of the club’s preparation for their Nigeria National League mid week 3 game against Word of Light FC billed to hold on Wednesday 1st May, 2019 in Oharra, Warri in Delta State.

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