Inside Oyo School Where Students Learn Under Canopy

*Average of 100 pupils in a classroom *Students don’t assimilate after 12noon *Primary, secondary school use same toilet facility *Principal, 12Teachers, 65 pupils use same classroom *Six students to a bench *Education takes lion share (22%) of state’s N226.6bn budget in 2021 *Oyo is ranked number 20 in literacy rate among Nigerian states by UNESCO […]


Obasanjo, Ajimobi Inaugurate Research Projects At IITA

…As Institute Presents Agric Policy Framework To Oyo State Nigeria’s former President and IITA Goodwill Ambassador, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo and the Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, at the weekend commissioned two key projects at the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) Ibadan. The projects include an Agricultural Transformation Building dedicated to research and delivery […]

A recently harvested demo plot in Oyo state with farmers in jubilation over bumper yield from an improved weed controlled plots

Oyo, IITA Partner To Develop Agric Policy, Establish Agribusiness Park

The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) and Oyo State government today signed a deal to develop an agricultural blueprint for the state, and the establishment of agribusiness park. The agricultural policy will clearly outline the opportunities, strengths, weaknesses, threats, and more importantly what the state needs to do in the short, medium, and long […]

Land grabbers to enter trouble in Oyo

The legislative arm of the Oyo State Government; the Oyo State House of Assembly is set to curb activities of land grabbers in the state. This is coming just a week after neighbouring Ogun State passed a bill into law, restraining the activities of such individuals who had terrorised citizens for ages. According to the […]

Oyo State political office holders to get 50% reduction in salary

Oyo State political office holders to get 50% reduction in salary Things appears to nolonger be at easy in Oyo State, as Government announced a 50 percent reduction in the salaries of political office holders, their compensation, approval limits and government’s spending with immediate effect. The Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Alhaji Olalekan Alli, […]