Tag: Ibadan

ALAO AKALA- The Man Behind Parrot FM


Former Oyo State Governor  Adebayo Alao-Akala has established Parrot FM, the first private radio station in Ogbomosho, his hometown. Alao-Akala, speaking at the inauguration of the station,  said it was established to fill the communication gap in the area. He

War Of Campaign Posters In Ibadan


It is barely five months to February 2015 elections, but in Ibadan, Oyo State capital, jostling has begun among major aspirants contesting their party tickets for the various politi­cal offices. A major mark of the season is a rash of

Tambuwal, Igbinedion want second term for Ajimobi


The Speaker of the House of Representa­tives, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal and the Chancellor of the first pri­vate university in Nigeria, Igbinedion University, Oka­da, Edo State, Sir Gabriel Igbinedion, at the weekend showered encomiums on the governor of Oyo State, Abiola

I’ll leave unprecedented legacy in Oyo –Ajimobi


Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State said at the weekend that his mission in government was to leave a legacy that will be difficult to surpass by any administration that will succeed him. He stated this during his investiture as the

2015: Why I want to govern Oyo again —Alao-Akala


THE immediate past governor of Oyo State, Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala, has publicly declared his intention to contest the 2015 governorship election on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). He noted that the people of the state had been

Alao-Akala Joins Oyo Governorship Race


A former Oyo State Governor Adebayo Alao-Akala, on Thursday held a rally in Ibadan where he signified his intention to contest for the governorship seat in the state in 2015. His aspiration is subject to picking the governorship ticket from