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Month: December 2020

Amotekun Arrests Suspected Robbers in Ogbomoso
Local News

Amotekun Arrests Suspected Robbers in Ogbomoso

The Oyo State Chapter of the Western Nigeria Security Network, codenamed Amotekun has announced the arrest of armed robbers who have been ravaging Ijawaya village on the Ogbomoso to Oyo Road. As contained in a statement issued by the State Commandant of Amotekun, Retired Col. Olayinka Olayanju, Ijawaya village had become a danger zone due to the frequent activities of the robbers. However, Retired Col. Olayinka Olayanju said that at the joint patrol of Amotekun on Friday, the security operatives were able to apprehend the robbers who in turn led them to the robbers’ hideout. The statement read, “Ijawaya Village,on the Ogbomosho/Oyo has being a Dark Spot since, because travellers were always robbed there at nights. At the joint patrol of Amotekun Corps,Oyo Zone, yesternight, this ...
LAUTECH Releases 2019/2020 Rain Semester Calendar
Oyo State News

LAUTECH Releases 2019/2020 Rain Semester Calendar

The management of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomosho has released its 2019/2020 rain calendar timetable. The new academic calendar was announced in a statement signed by the institution’s Registrar, Mr. K. A. Ogunleye. The statement read: “This is to inform all staff and students of the University that the Vice Chancellor, Prof. M. O. Ologunde, on behalf of Senate has executively approved the amended academic calendar for the 2019/2020 Rain Semester as presented by the Committee of Provost and Deans. The following is the excerpt from the calendar: JANUARY 2021 Monday, January 4 Resumption for 2019/2020 Rain Semester for all StudentsRegistration without Penalty for Students BeginsMonday, January 11 Commencement of Lectures for all StudentsThursday, Janua...
Makinde Approves Payment Of 13th Month Salary For Civil Servants
Oyo State News

Makinde Approves Payment Of 13th Month Salary For Civil Servants

The Oyo State governor, Seyi Makinde, has approved the payment of 13th month salary for civil servants and staff of all ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) in the state. Makinde disclosed this in Saki town while speaking during a get-together organised to mark his 53rd birthday, adding the year-end bonus will be paid next week. He applauded civil servants for their support and pledged his government’s resolve to ensure it enhances their working condition. While applauding the governor’s consistency in the payment of salaries and other bonuses, such as the 13th month salary, the head of service, Mrs. Ololade Agboola confirmed that December salary had been paid “so that civil servants can have enough time to shop for Christmas and meet other financial obligations”. Agboo...