An 82-year-old Baale has been arrested and arraigned by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Chief Olagoke Samson Amoo-Onidundu was arrested on Tuesday, July 27, 2021. Chief Amoo-Onidundu, who claims to be the Baale of Onidundu area of Akinyele, Oyo state. was arraigned before Justice Iyabo Yerima of […]

Two lives have been lost to the Delta variant of the Coronavirus pandemic in Oyo State. The state Incident Manager and Coordinator of the Emergency Operations Centre, Dr. Olabode Ladipo, disclosed this to newsmen on Monday, July 12. He said one person is also isolated and receiving medical attention at […]

CmaTrends reports that the Oyo State government on Friday said it has evacuated another set of mentally ill persons and destitute. It will be recalled that the state government had last month evacuated some beggars in the state. The beggars and destitute were taken to a facility at Akinyele after […]

Oyo state House of Assembly speaker, Rt. Hon Adebo Ogundoyin engaged his long time girlfriend. The beautiful lady happily said Yes as the speaker shared beautiful photos on his Facebook timeline. Two years ago, 32-year-old Adebo Ogundoyin became one of the youngest Speakers of House Of Assembly in the country.

According to CmaTrends, the management of the Polytechnic Ibadan on Sunday suspended all activities at the institution over rising insecurity in the state. A statement by the public relations officer of the institution, Adewole Soladoye which was signed by the registrar, Mrs Modupe Theresa Fawale, said it is “to monitor […]

According to CmaTrends, some unknown gunmen on Friday morning killed the wife of Peter Odetomi, a former commissioner in Oyo State. It was gathered that the woman was killed at their family house in Ashi, Bodija, Ibadan. Odetomi was the Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, and later the […]

Chief Tafa Apapan, the Baale of Araromi, and his wife who were abducted have been freed from their abductors. The Baale and his wife were kidnapped in his house at Araromi in Ido Local Government Area of Oyo State on Tuesday night, June 22, by unknown gunmen. The duo was […]

According to a report by CmaTrends, some suspected Fulani herdsmen have again killed a farmer in Oyo state. The incident was said to have happened at Olopomeji village, Egbeda Local Government Area of the state. CmaTrends gathered that the deceased who was an indigene of Igede in Benue state, was […]

The government of Oyo State has revealed plans to commence enumeration and registration of all residents in the state. The plan was announced by the Special Assistant on ICT and E-governance to the state governor, Mr Bayo Akande at a press conference on Tuesday. Mr Akande said the “Oyo State […]

The Oyo State Government has commenced evacuation of beggars in some parts of Ibadan, the state capital. The government noted that the evacuation of the beggars from the Jemibewon area to a resettlement facility in Akinyele started on Tuesday. Beggars had over the years been living around shanties on Jemibewon […]

As many as four people were abducted along Ibadan-Ijebu Ode Road in Ibadan, the Oyo state capital on Wednesday morning, according to SaharaReporters. SaharaReporters gathered that three out of the four abducted residents of Ibadan later regained their freedom but with injuries. Our correspondent reports that the families and friends […]