Probing additional into the reason for the suicide, it was found that the deceased, a daughter of former deputy governor of Oyo state, Hammed Gbadamosi was affected by melancholy and was final seen on Saturday night time. Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, on Thursday warned the Lagos State chapter of the All Progressives Congress to prepare for eviction following the move to reconcile aggrieved members of the Peoples Democratic Party in the state. …appoints Aderibigbe, ex-UI protocol chief SSA on LGs, DG protocol. Similarly, in the southwest PDP, the governor seems to have infuriated some notable chieftains of the party like former Ekiti state governor, Ayo Fayose. Legit.ng had earlier reported that the APC would take the important decision on where its 2023 presidential candidate would come from in June 2021. Olaniyan compla Adebo Ogundoyin hails from has been rocked with crisis. MON, COP, PMJF. Former Chairman, Union Bank of Nigeria Plc. Former Chairman Ogbomoso North Local Government. Not done well at all.”, Wike vows to criticise PDP NWC amid deepening plot to replace Secondus, Kogi SIEC handed over LG election materials to APC candidates, thugs – PDP Chieftain, Oyo: Makinde donates 25 operational Vehicles to Police, Operation Burst, Kogi Council polls: Shame of Bello’s brand of democracy – PDP, 2023: Wike rules out PDP winning elections, says Secondus-led NWC, incompetent, Makinde speaks on mother ‘s death, says life is truly ephemeral, Plateau South Bye-election: House Deputy Speaker congratulates Prof. Datuu’t for winning, Your email address will not be published. Gen. Brimo Yemi Yusuf [rtd ]. According to the report, the governor is facing the twin problem of not being on good terms with his deputy, Rauf Olaniyan, and having to cope with the crisis that is currently rocking the southwest PDP. Deputy governor of Oyo State, Rauf Olaniyan and the ex-majority leader of the House of Representatives, Hon. Deputy governor of Oyo State, Rauf Olaniyan and the ex-majority leader of the House of Representatives, Hon. She wants to know why the governor only listens and gives access to only Senator Halleluyah.”. Former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State in the … READ MORE: NNPC, IPPG donate medical supplies to South West state governments. An Oyo State High Court sitting in Ibadan, the state capital, has restrained the immediate past governor of the state, Mr. Abiola Ajimobi and his successor, Mr. Seyi Makinde from going or … Seyi Makinde has isolated them in running the affairs of the Peoples Democratic Party in the state. He failed in his bid in 2019 to return to the senate. THE NGOZI MEDIA, reports that the wife of the late Abiola Ajimobi, former governor of Oyo State, Mrs. Florence Ajimobi, was seen in engage Raufu Olaniyan; Alhaja Amidat Agboola, Head of Service; Barrister Abiodun Abdul-Raheem, Commissioner for Lands were turned back from entering the Oluyole residence of late former Governor Abiola Ajimobi, venue of the 8th day Fidau prayer for the deceased. Mulikat Akande have stated that the governor of Oyo State, Engr. The family of the late Oyo governor, Abiola Ajimobi, said on Sunday that it had no intention to bar the Deputy Governor of the state, Rauf Olaniyan, from the eight-day Fidau prayer organized for the deceased. PAY ATTENTION: Click “See First” under the “Following” tab to see Legit.ng News on your Facebook News Feed! PAY ATTENTION: Get the Latest Nigerian News Anywhere 24/7. The Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Obafemi Hamzat has cast his vote in the ongoing Lagos-East bye-election. Ajebamidele of Ogbomosoland. Senator Isiaka Abiola Adeyemi Ajimobi was a Nigerian politician from Oyo State, south-western Nigeria. Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, is one of the governors who enjoys some goodwill on social media. The former Deputy Governor of Oyo State under the All Progressives Congress (APC), Moses Adeyemo Alake and other leaders from the party in the state have rejected the choice of their boss, Senator Abiola Ajimobi as the choice to occupy the vacant Deputy National Chairman (South) position of the party. Makinde, who is the Chairman of the PDP Reconciliation Committee, stated this after a reconciliation parley with stakeholders of […] - The alleged rift between Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state and his deputy, Rauf Olaniyan is still on - Mr. Omoetan Omolere was appointed as Senior Special Assistant to the Deputy Governor on Media, while Mr. Lateef Adebayo Yusuf and Mr. Adesola Yaqub were appointed Senior Special Assistant (Political Matters) and Personal Assistant respectively. Mulikat Akande have stated that the governor of Oyo State, Engr. This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply. - The alleged rift between Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state and his deputy, Rauf Olaniyan is still on - Mild drama at the Oluyole, Ibadan residence of the late former governor of Oyo state, Abiola Ajimobi on Sunday as the Deputy Governor of Oyo state, Rauf Olaniyan was denied access to the eighth day fidau prayers holding in the compound. Former President, Ogbomoso Parapo. However, one of the aggrieved party leaders, Olopoeyan, who alleged threat to his life in the report, said the governor had not done well at all. Many Nigerians who did not know the name of the Deputy Governor of Ondo State, met Agboola Ajayi in 2020, thanks to the protracted political battle between him and Ondo State Governor … Former Military Governor, Oyo State. Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said that former Governor Rashidi Ladoja was impeached and removed as governor of Oyo State for being ungrateful to Chief Lamidi Adedibu and Chief Yekini Adeojo. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Seyi Makinde has isolated them in running the affairs of the Peoples Democratic Party in the state. Olufemi Olaniyi, Ibadan. Like it happened in the 2011 and 2015 elections in Oyo State when the then ruling party, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, was defeated by the … He was elected governor in 2011 and 2015. Notable politicians in the fold are former governor of the state, who was until recently a PDP leader in the state, Senator Rashidi Ladoja; two former deputy governors, Hammed Gbadamosi … Makinde, who is the Chairman of the PDP Reconciliation Committee, stated this after a reconciliation parley with stakeholders of […] Probing additional into the reason for the suicide, it was found that the deceased, a daughter of former deputy governor of Oyo state, Hammed Gbadamosi was affected by melancholy and was final seen on Saturday night time. Mulikat Akande have stated that the governor of Oyo State, Engr. Publisher, Ovation Magazine, Dele Momodu, also took to his Twitter handle to mourn with the family of the deceased. Among them was the national leader of the APC Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu who was represented by the Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat. Ajimobi represented Oyo state in the senate between 2003 and 2007. The engagement... 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Late Chief Dr L.A Gbadamosi . The former majority leader did not respond to the inquiry sent to her by our correspondent. Required fields are marked *. The death of the former governor of Oyo State was disclosed by an undisclosed source. The report maintained that PDP in Ibarapa East where the Speaker of Oyo State House of Assembly, Hon. Senator, Federal Republic of Nigeria [1999-2003]. The Deputy Governor of Oyo State, Rauf Olaniyan, has cried out over what he described as unfair treatment by his boss, Governor Seyi Makinde. Olopoeyan said the governor might be the one who circulated the report. The committee went round and meet some selected leaders of the party and we bared our minds to them. Oluseyi Abiodun Makinde and Engr Rauf Aderemi Olaniyan as the new governor and deputy governor of Oyo State. Like it happened in the 2011 and 2015 elections in Oyo State when the then ruling party, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, was defeated by the … Olufemi Olaniyi, Ibadan Oyo State Deputy Governor, Mr Rauf Olaniyan; and former Majority Leader of the House of Representatives, Mrs Mulikat Adeola … former Minister of Power and Steel, Wole Oyelese; Alhaji Adebisi Olopoeyan, Alhaji Azim Gbolarumi as well as leaders of the party from Ibadan, Oyo, Ogbomoso, Oke Ogun and Ibarapa zones. 16: Pa Yinka Olanipekun. Abiola Ajimobi, a former Nigerian senator who finished his second term as Oyo State governor last year, has died.. Mr Ajimobi died on Thursday at a private hospital in Lagos after spending weeks in intensive care for coronavirus complications, according to Akin Alabi, a federal lawmaker and political associate of the former governor’s. Olaniyan complained bitterly of not being carried along in the government. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The report reads partly, “He (deputy governor) complained bitterly about being oblivious of the running of the government. Deputy governor of Oyo State, Raufu Olaniyan, on Sunday said he was deliberately denied entry into the 8th-day fidau prayer of the immediate past governor, Abiola Ajimobi. Seyi Makinde has isolated them in running the affairs of the Peoples Democratic Party in the state. According to the senator, 3 of the lawmakers are from the Adamawa state House of Assembly, while one is a member of the House of Representatives. Governor Makinde is said to have commenced reconciliation efforts in Oyo state and beyond. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The report of the committee headed by Dr Saka Balogun, which had Mutiat Ladoja and Chief Jumoke Akinjide, among others as members went viral on Monday. My sincere condolences to the family… RIP. Ajimobi’s former media aide, Bolaji Tunji, said this in a statement issued in Ibadan on behalf of the family. The former governor of Oyo State, High Chief Rashidi Adewolu Ladoja, has described claims by his former deputy governor, Otunba Adebayo Alao-Akala, as untrue and misleading. - The alleged rift between Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state and his deputy, Rauf Olaniyan is still on, - There are fears that the rift might compound the current crisis rocking the southwest Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), - Governor Seyi Makinde is said to be facing some political battles within and outside his state. In another development, Senator Ishaku Abbo who recently defected to the APC, has revealed that four PDP lawmakers in Adamawa state will soon join him in the ruling party. 15: His Excellency Otunba Adebayo Alao Akala JP, PSC, PHF, ATM. Ajimobi died from multiple organ failure caused by complications from COVID-19. Ekohotblog learned on Sunday that Olaniyan, who went to the resident of the late former governor Ajimobi was denied entry into the Oluyole Estate residence of the late governor. Oyo State Deputy Governor, Rauf Olaniyan, has refuted the claim that the family of the late Governor Abiola Ajimobi was not aware of his presence and intention to attend the eighth-day governor’s Fidau prayers . Meanwhile, Governor Makinde has declared that those jostling to become Nigeria's president in 2023 on the platform of the APC should bury their ambitions, adding that God and the Nigerian people have rejected the party. He said that the governor has treated him in the most unfair, unjust and the unkind manner.”. The report read, “She (Mulikat Adeola) feels that the governor has exalted Segun Ogunwuyi above her in Ogbomoso and that is detrimental to her numerous followers. In a statement by its Chairman, Alhaji Abu Gbadamosi, former Deputy Governor Moses Alake Adeyemo, Senator Soji Akanbi, Senator Ayo Adeseun and … A report by Punch newspaper indicates that all may not be well with the southwest Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as the leader of the party in the region, Governor Seyi Makinde, appears to be facing some battles within and outside his state. The much talk about engagement arrangement between actress Cosy Orjiakor and her fiancee, Abel has been called off. The deputy governor's complaints against the governor were leaked after a PDP committee met with him and other chieftains of the party. The report quoted Mulikat Adeola to have stated that she didn’t know the happenings in the party as Makinde has relegated her completely. The governor said those going around on the platform of the APC to campaign would be disappointed in 2023. The Deputy Governor of Oyo State, Rauf Olaniyan, has cried out over what he described as unfair treatment by his boss, Governor Seyi Makinde. Former Deputy Governor, Oyo State. Your email address will not be published. A statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr. Taiwo Adisa, indicated that Mr. Wale Onaolapo was appointed as the chairman of the Oyo State Security Trust Fund, while a former Principal Protocol Officer of the University of Ibadan, Mr. Gboyega Badejo, was appointed as the Director-General (Protocol) to the Governor. A former Lagos State governor, Bola Tinubu, has described the late ex-Oyo State governor, Abiola Ajimobi, as the best and most productive governor of the state.. Femi Ashekun/ The family of the former governor of Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi, has explained why the state’s Deputy Governor, Rauf Olaniyan, was denied access to the eighth-day Fidau prayers of the late immediate-past governor. … This is a list of administrators and Governors of Oyo State, Nigeria. The deputy governor, in a PDP Elders Steering Committee report submitted to the governor, a copy of which was made […] The former Deputy Governor of Oyo State under the All Progressives Congress (APC), Moses Adeyemo Alake and other leaders from the party in the state have rejected the choice of their boss, Senator Abiola Ajimobi as the choice to occupy the vacant Deputy National Chairman (South) position of the party. Senator Isiaka Abiola Adeyemi Ajimobi (16 December 1949 – 25 June 2020) was a Nigerian politician from Oyo State, south-western Nigeria. 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