Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 106 for query «gov ajimobi»

February 19, 2018 7:09 AM Gov. Ajimobi to contest in 2019 elections

The Governor of Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi, has disclosed his intention to run for senatorial election in 2019. The governor, according to his Executive Assistant on Political Matters, Dr. Morounkola Thomas, will be representing Oyo South in the Senate. Thomas said Ajimobi, who was a senator between 2003 and 2007, is being encouraged to return to the Senate 29

February 18, 2018 2:46 PM Tinubu reacts to death of Akinwumi Ishola

National leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has reacted to the death of renowned playwright, actor Akinwunmi Ishola’s death. Tinubu described the death of the playwright, author and culture activist as a huge loss. Tinubu said this in a statement released by his Media Officer, Mr Tunde Rahman, on Saturday in Abuja 23

February 17, 2018 3:33 PM Ortom speaks on absence at APC governors‘ visit to Buhari in Daura

The state’s chief executives did not make the trip to Buhari’s country home in Daura, Katsina state, on Friday. Ortom spoke on Saturday through his Chief Press Secretary, Terver Akase. DAILY POST reached Akase to respond to reports that Ortom might have deliberately stayed away from the meeting. He said there was no need to read meaning to his principal’s 27

February 17, 2018 9:09 AM Tinubu, other APC leaders to meet Buhari in Daura

President Muhammadu Buhari will Saturday afternoon meet All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftains at his country home in Daura, Katsina State. Others are current APC national chairman, John Oyegun and former national interim national chairman, Bisi Akande. The official agenda visit is to commiserate with the President who recently lost two members of his extended 34

January 9, 2018 7:24 PM How I washed dead bodies to survive abroad – Gov. Ajimobi

Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has revealed that he washed dead bodies as a youth to pay his tuition fees while schooling abroad. Ajimobi disclosed this at a South-West Youths Regional Summit on Tuesday in Osogbo. The governor, while urging the youth to have a positive mindset toward hard work, said his parents only sent him 30 dollars all through 27

January 9, 2018 4:31 PM I Washed Dead Bodies To Survive As A Student Abroad – Ajimobi

Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State on Tuesday said that he washed dead bodies as a youth to pay his tuition fees while schooling abroad. The governor, while urging the youth to have a positive mindset toward hard work, said he spent eight years abroad washing dead bodies to survive. He said his parents only sent him 30 dollars all through his stay abroad 26

December 17, 2017 5:51 AM 2019 election: Tinubu speaks as Alao-Akala, Folarin, others join APC

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu on Saturday in Ibadan declared the death of opposition parties in Oyo State. Tinubu spoke during a mega rally at the ancient Mapo Hall, while receiving former Gov. Adebayo Alao-Akala, former Senate Leader, Teslim Folarin and hosts of others into the APC. Others who officially 40

October 21, 2017 4:40 PM 12 years after, Southern gov’s meet in Lagos Monday

Twelve years after their last gathering, Governors from the Southern part of Nigeria will on Monday converge in Lagos to deliberate on how to forge stronger ties for the three geo-political zones. In a statement signed by the Secretary to the Lagos State Government (SSG), Mr Tunji Bello, the meeting which will be co-hosted by the Governors of Lagos State 41

October 10, 2017 5:52 PM Ajimobi Commends Buhari For Nation Building At Aso Rock Meeting

The Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, has commended the President, Muhammadu Buhari for his commitment and steadfastness in handling the nation despite the crisis surrounding the nation. Gov. Ajimobi reassured President Buhari of his efforts to reposition the state. According to the governor, he will not remove the olubadan no matter what and expressed 30

September 28, 2017 8:40 PM Gov. Ajimobi honoured for being “equitable” to all religious groups

Muslim faithfuls, scholars and preachers across the South-West on Thursday converged on Ibadan to witness the conferment of the award of ‘Most Equitable Governor in the History of Oyo State’ on Senator Abiola Ajimobi. The award was presented by the Muslim Community of Oyo State for what they called the governor’s promotion of religious harmony through 21