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Firm tackles Oyo gov, denies budgeting N11bn for bush clearing


An indigenous construction firm, ENL Consortium Limited, at a press conference in Abuja yesterday described as false and misleading, the allegation that it earmarked N11bn for bush clearing in the 32km Ibadan Circular Road concession project. The firm’s chairman, Clement Haastrup, was reacting to a statement credited to Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde that the project awarded by former Governor ...

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Land Grabbers wreak havoc in Ibadan, Sacks over 100 residents

Land Grabbers

Gun-wielding land grabbers Thursday sacked residents of Ekerin layout, behind Abe Technical College, New Garage/Akala expressway in Oluyole Local Government Area of Oyo State from their houses. The land grabbers were also armed with padlocks, chains, red paint with which they mark ‘x’ on the affected buildings. Eyewitnesses said many people fled for their dear lives and others who were ...

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NBC decries the demolition of Yinka Ayefele music house

Yinka Ayefele

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) slammed Oyo State government over the demolition of a property belonging to a musician, Yinka Ayefele. The Music House, where Fresh FM in Ibadan was transmitting from, was demolished on Sunday morning. The Director-General of NBC, Ishaq Modibbo-Kawu, Wednesday bemoaned the act by Oyo State government as a worrisome development capable of having negative effects ...

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Oyo govt. warns property owners against fraudulent task force operatives


The Oyo State government has cautioned property owners in the state to beware of fraudulent individuals parading themselves and extorting money as government Task Force members, saying that adequate measures are being taken to checkmate this worrisome activity. The government said that its representatives are equipped with relevant documents and identification to distinguish them as genuine government officials and they ...

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Oyo’s Olive court to be delivered in August

Olive court, Ibadan, Oyo state - work in progress

Olive Court, a premium residential estate, is a joint venture between the Oyo state Government and UPDC Plc. It is located on 2.04 hectares of land with beautifully designed, generously spacious houses coupled with excellent leisure services Exactly 18 months from the takeoff time, a frontline real estate firm in Nigeria, UACN Property Development Company, will be delivering the second ...

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