Governor Makinde dismisses Tinubu’s claim that APC will be in office beyond 2023

Oyo state governor, Seyi Makinde, has dismissed APC National Leader, Bola Tinubu’s claim that the ruling party will be in office beyond 2023. Last week Tinubu paid a visit to President Buhari in Abuja. While addressing state house correspondents, the APC chieftain said Nigerians are so in love with APC that they will make the… Continue reading Governor Makinde dismisses Tinubu’s claim that APC will be in office beyond 2023

I am not afraid of losing 2023 election – Governor Makinde

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state has said that he is not afraid of losing his reelection campaign in 2023. Recounting how he contested in governorship elections in 2007, 2011 and 2015 respectively and lost while speaking at the pan-Yoruba Congress at Mapo Hall in Ibadan, Makinde further stated that he has no political father.… Continue reading I am not afraid of losing 2023 election – Governor Makinde

Shasha crisis: Northern Governors arrive Oyo state, meet Governor Makinde behind closed doors

Four northern governors including Governor Abubakar Bagudu (Kebbi), Governor Abdullahi Ganduje (Kano), Governor Abubakar Bello (Niger) and Governor Bello Matawalle (Zamfara) paid a visit to Governor Seyi Makinde in Ibadan on Monday night, February 15 to discuss ways of finding a solution to the clashes between the Yoruba and Hausa ethnic groups in the state… Continue reading Shasha crisis: Northern Governors arrive Oyo state, meet Governor Makinde behind closed doors

#EndSARS protest: We will compensate families of slain policemen – Governor Makinde

Governor Seyi Makinde on Monday November 2, announced that the Oyo state government will be compensatingfamilies of Policemen who lost their lives during the peaceful #EndSARS protests which was hijacked by hoodlums.  The Oyo state Governor said this while speaking at the Oyo State Headquarters of the Nigeria Police Force, Eleyele, Ibadan.  Makinde who disclosed that N500 million… Continue reading #EndSARS protest: We will compensate families of slain policemen – Governor Makinde

I sold bread for 13 years of my life – Governor Makinde

Seyi Makinde has revealed that he sold bread for the first 13 years of his life by the gate of Adeoyo state hospital in Ibadan before becoming the Governor of Oyo State.  The Oyo State Governor who disclosed this at the 80th thanksgiving service of his mother Mrs Abigael Makinde at St Paul Anglican Church… Continue reading I sold bread for 13 years of my life – Governor Makinde