Alao-Akala, Makinde, 34 others to contest Oyo gubernatorial election -INEC...

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), in Oyo on Friday, released names of the thirty seven gubernatorial candidates and deputy gubernatorial candidates of various political parties that will contest in the 2019 general elections in the state. The candidates’ names were pasted at the premises of the commission’s headquarters located along the Queen Elizabeth-Secretariat Road…

Oyo 2019: Two opposing candidates, Adelabu, Makinde embrace at Alaafin’s...

Oyo State People’s Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate, Engr Seyi Makinde (right) and the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate in the State, Mr Bayo Adelabu, at the 80th birthday of Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, held at International Conference Centre, University of Ibadan (UI), Ibadan, on Saturday, October 20, 2018 The post Oyo 2019:…

Compensate those you demolished their houses, shops before you leave...

The gubernatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in Oyo state, Engineer Seyi Makinde has enjoined Governor Abiola Ajimobi of the state to compensate those whose houses and shops were demolished in the last two years before he leaves office in May next year. Makinde in a statement issued by Prince Dotun Oyelade, his…

Son of Adelabu ‘Penkelemes’ emerges Oyo APC guber candidate…

After a lot of drama and intrigues, the two leading political parties in Oyo State, All Progressive Congress, APC, and Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Sunday produced their candidates for the 2019 governorship election. Visit the newspaper for this and other news

Makinde blasts Oyo govt over demolition of Yinka Ayefele’s radio...

A gubernatorial aspirant under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo State, Engineer Seyi Makinde on Sunday condemned the action of the Oyo state government in demolishing Music House, which houses Fresh FM owned by popular Juju musician, Mr. Yinka Ayefele. Makinde expressed his displeasure when he visited the radio station where…

Your demolition threat against Fresh FM undermines press freedom –...

A gubernatorial aspirant under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo State, Engr Seyi Makinde on Thursday declared that the move by the Oyo State Government to demolish part of Music House, which houses Fresh FM Ibadan, was an attempt to undermine press freedom in the state. The station, which belongs to…

Ladoja’s defection’ll attract thousands unwilling to join PDP because of...

A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial aspirant in Oyo State, Engineer Seyi Makinde, on Tuesday reacted to last week’s defection of former governor of the state, Senator Rasidi Adewolu Ladoja from the PDP to the African Democratic Congress (ADC). Makinde, while describing the defection of the ex-governor and his loyalists as a good omen for…

Oyo 2019: Makinde, other PDP stalwarts woo Alao-Akala to return...

Ahead of the 2019 general elections, a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial aspirant in Oyo state, Engr Oluwaseyi Makinde Tuesday night visited a former governor of the state, Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala, to woo him back to the party he recently dumped. DAILY POST gathered Wednesday morning that Makinde, in company of Alhaji Adebisi Olopoeniyan and…