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Oyo Govt. kicks against vandalizing model schools

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Oyo State Government has declared war on those who are destroying some of the newly constructed model schools in the state, saying the present administration would treat them as saboteurs who maliciously damage government properties. This was stated in Ibadan, on Tuesday, September 24, 2019, by the Chairman, Oyo State Universal Basic Education Board, Dr. Nureni Aderemi Adeniran. Speaking on ...

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Firm pledges to tackle housing shortage in Oyo

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A housing development firm, Structuracasa Nigeria Limited, says it plans to help in reducing housing shortage in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. The firm stated that in its bid to transform the housing sector in the state and enhance it to world standards, it had developed three projects in Ibadan. It said in a statement that the projects had been ...

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Ogbomoso residents protest, demands quick completion of abandoned expressway

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Residents and indigenes of Ogbomoso town in Oyo state on Wednesday occupied the Ogbomoso-Oyo road with a demand for the quick completion of abandoned Ogbomoso-Oyo expressway. It was reported that the residents in June this year, issued an August 1st ultimatum to the Federal Government for the completion of the abandoned expressway which they alleged had killed more people than ...

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South West- Federal roads rehabilitation commences by FERMA

South West- Federal roads rehabilitation commences by FERMA

The Federal Road Maintenance Agency (FERMA) has commenced rehabilitation works on some selected Federal roads in four states of the South west, the agency’s zonal director, Mrs Mary Adeniran, has said. Adeniran said in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday in Ibadan that the rehabilitation work was in line with the Presidential Order for rapid ...

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Why Do Some Lagos Landlords Avoid Igbo Tenants?

Lagos Landlords

Residential segregation by ethnicity has become a common trend with Lagos Landlords, especially if the tenant is from the eastern part of Nigeria. In this article we analyse the circumstances that has led to this seeming bias. In Nigeria, having enough money to pay for the type of apartment you wish to rent for a period of time isn’t enough ...

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Oyo state to prosecute environmental offenders

Oyo state to prosecute environmental offenders

Oyo State government will prosecute environmental offenders from February 1. The Nation reports that the government listed offences as indiscriminate refuse dumping, street trading, air pollution, illegal erection of structures on set back roads, among others. Commissioner for Environment and Water Resources Isaac Ishola and Commissioner for Information and Culture Toye Arulogun said this in Ibadan yesterday, The Nation reports. ...

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Oyo Commissioner warns against dropping of litters on roadside

Oyo Commissioner warns against dropping of litters on roadside

The Guardian reports that the Commissioner for Environment and Water Resources in Oyo State, Mr. Isaac Ishola, has said that the enforcement of sanitation laws prohibiting dropping of refuse on median stripes or by roadsides would begin in the next one month. Quoting the state’s sanitation and waste control regulation, 2013, No. 6 Vol 38, Section 4, prohibiting anyone against ...

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