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Two LAUTECH students killed in car crash

Nigeria, May 21 -- Two students of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso on Tuesday lost their lives in a road accident in Ogbomoso. PREMIUM TIMES gathered that five studen... Read More


Ex-aides sue Communications Minister over alleged N21.5m unpaid salaries, allowances

Nigeria, May 21 -- Two former aides of Adebayo Shittu on Tuesday dragged the Communications minister before the National Industrial Court (NIC) in Abuja for allegedly owing them N21.5 million in salar... Read More


Teachers commence indefinite strike in Oyo over unpaid salaries

Nigeria, May 20 -- Primary school teachers in Oyo State commenced an indefinite strike on Monday due to delay in payment of salaries and other requests. The chairman, Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT),... Read More


Makinde kicks as Ajimobi restores 100% subvention to state-owned institutions

Nigeria, May 20 -- The Oyo State Governor-elect, Seyi Makinde, has accused Governor Abiola Ajimobi of mischief as the government announced it has restored full monthly subventions to all the state-own... Read More


Ajimobi defies court order, confers title on sacked Oyo 'monarch'

Nigeria, May 10 -- The Oyo State Government has conferred a traditional title on the 'sacked' Baale of Lanlate, Abdulateef Olagoke. This is despite a court judgment by a state high court on October 5... Read More


APC Rep defies party's directive on Gbajabiamila, joins race for speaker

Nigeria, May 7 -- A member of the House of Representatives representing Saki West/Saki East/Atisbo Federal Constituency in Oyo State, Jide Olatunbosun, has joined the race for the position of the Spea... Read More


Many injured as another building collapses in Ibadan

Nigeria, May 1 -- Another two-story building under construction Tuesday collapsed in Ibadan, the Oyo State's capital. PREMIUM TIMES gathered that at least eight people sustained various degrees of in... Read More


Buhari directs AGF Malami to intervene in Zainab Aliyu's detention in Saudi - Official

Nigeria, April 29 -- President Muhammadu Buhari has directed Abubakar Malami, the Attorney General of the Federation, to immediately intervene in the case of Zainab Aliyu, an official has said. Ms Al... Read More


Kidnapped lawyer, driver freed - Official

Nigeria, April 18 -- An Ibadan-based lawyer, Musibau Adetunbi, and his driver, who were kidnapped on Monday have regained their freedom, an official has said. The duo was kidnapped by some unknown gu... Read More


Two days after, abductors of lawyer, driver yet to contact family

Nigeria, April 17 -- Forty-eight hours after an Ibadan-based lawyer, Musibau Adetunbi, and his driver were kidnapped, their abductors are yet to contact any of his family members, colleagues have said... Read More