SAN FRANCISCO, November 11, (THEWILL) - Oyo state governor, Seyi Makinde has distanced self from a purported communique of the Southwest Governors that voted in favour of social media regulation bill. Makinde while speaking further, maintained that the synergy between all the arms of government in the state has made the governance process easier for everyone. Speaking in Ibadan at the handover of 33 operational vehicles and 396 motorcycles to the Oyo State arm The State Governor, Engr. He is the Group Managing Director of Makon Group Limited; an indigenous oil and gas company in Nigeria. Who Is The Governor Of Oyo State Who Is The Governor Of Oyo State Governor Seyi Abiodun Makinde was sworn in as the 28th Executive Governor of Oyo state on May 29, 2019 under the platform of the People’s Democratic Party. Oyo State Governor, Mr Seyi Makinde, on Monday, said himself and Governor Adegboyega Oyetola of Osun State had to set aside politics and ego in … Nigerian Union of Journalists (Oyo State Council)-Laudable Contribution to Humanity Merit Award. The core mandate of this agency is to create Private, Public and Development Organisation Partnerships that will ensure food security in Oyo State. BREAKING NEWS: Top 5 world’s richest people in 2020 Read More I am running as Oyo State Governor 2019 under PDP. A former governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi is dead. We Will Remain Bullish In Our Approach To Developing Oyo – Makinde Oyo Shuts Six Ibadan Gaming Centers for Underage Betting Late Chief Akinyele was a Consummate Civil/Public Servant – Oyo Govt. He is married to Tamunominini, and they have three children. Oluseyi Abiodun Makinde (born 25 December 1967) is a Nigerian Businessman, Politician and Philanthropist. A chieftain of Alliance for Democracy (AD), in Oyo State, Engineer Oyedele Hakeem Alao has urged Governor Seyi Makinde to immediately address incessant killings in the state… His secondary education was at Bishop Phillips Academy, Monatan, Ibadan. Governor Seyi Makinde, on Tuesday, inaugurated the Oyo State Anti-corruption Agency (OYACA) with a mandate to be unsparing and swift in investigating and prosecuting persons fingered for corrupt acts. You have entered an incorrect email address! He appreciated members of the State House of Assembly for approving the 2021 budget in a timely manner. Gov Seyi Makinde of Oyo State on Monday signed the 2021 state appropriation bill of N268.8 billion into law.. [11], Makinde did his national service (NYSC) with Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) of Nigeria, where he was later engaged as a pupil engineer. [10] Makinde remained undeterred by his first failed attempt and in 2010; under the People's Democratic Party, PDP, he aspired for the Oyo South 2011 Senatorial seat but lost the primary to the incumbent Oyo South Senator. [3], In 1997, Makinde established his first business, Makon Engineering and Technical Services Limited (METS), after working for five years (1992-1997) with various international oil and gas companies (IOCs), as the Engineering Manager. He appreciated members of the State House of Assembly for approving the 2021 budget in a timely manner. He died at age 70. Makinde said the Governors only resolved that the existing Cybercrime Act (Cybercrime Prohibition Prevention Act, 2015) should be allowed to take its course instead of… Makinde began his education at St Paul Primary School and completed his primary education at St Michael Primary School, Yemetu, Ibadan. My name is Seyi Makinde and I am privileged to heed the calling to serve my people. [6][7][8][9][10], Makinde was born to a renowned teacher turned accountant, late Pa Olatubosun Makinde and Madam Abigail Makinde of Aigbofa Compound in Oja’ba, Ibadan. [11] Also, in 2005, he studied Understanding and Solving Complex Business Problems at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA. Governor Seyi Makinde signed the Oyo State Agribusiness Development Agency Bill into law on April 14, 2020. Oluseyi Abiodun Makinde (born 25 December 1967) is a Nigerian Businessman, Politician and Philanthropist. In his speech, Governor Seyi Makinde declared the 1,500 newly recruited Oyo state Security Network Agency and Amotekun Corps, operational, to tackle insecurity and other heinous crimes against humanity in the state. READ Governor Makinde Orders Immediate Close Down of Schools, Set up COVID-19 Task Force In 2002, he studied Fundamentals of Crude Sampling at Jiskoot Auto Control Training Centre, Kent, England. He served in different capacities; handling and partaking in several key projects between 1990 and 1992. While Governor Makinde was deservedly applauded for the resolution of the LAUTECH ownership issue, there were mixed reactions towards the role played by Governor Gboyega Oyetola of Osun state. [21], On March 9, 2019, Makinde polled 515, 621 votes defeating his closest rival, Mr Adebayo Adelabu of the All Progressive Party who polled 357,982 votes. National Association of Oke-Ogun Students (Ibadan)-Merit Award. Makinde takes over from Late Senator Abiola Ajimobi after the latter's eight years in office. [3] From 1992 to 1997, he worked as a field Engineer (Eket operations) for Rebold International Limited and in 1995, he was appointed as Field Manager in the same company. [2], Makinde contested for the Oyo State gubernatorial seat in 2015 on the platform Social Democratic Party (SDP). This is coming following an announcement made by Makinde of distributing over a thousand computers to ministries across Oyo state… The Governor stated this on Friday while receiving the Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Dame Pauline Tallen, who was on […] Governor 4 January 1984 September 1985 Military Col. Adetunji Idowu Olurin: Governor … Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has launched the HeForShe Initiative in the State, saying his administration has been doing its best in empowering women and catering to the vulnerable and disadvantaged groups. Makinde while signing the appropriation budget into law Monday evening, added that there is a lot to look forward to in terms of dividends of democracy by the people of the state in 2021. [4][5] He established his first oil and gas private business called Makon Engineering and Technical Services, (METS) at the age of 29 in the year 1997, after earning years of work experience with international oil and gas companies. The Oyo State Government believes that with your support, We can transform Oyo State into a physically functional, economically vibrant, socially harmonious and aesthetically delightful preferred destination for all. “After this signing, the real work of implementation begins.”, Advertise with us: surgenig.com, Whatsapp: +2348110051054 or surgeniginfo@gmail.com. In 1998, Oluwaseyi trained at Industrial Control Services in Houston, Texas on Safety Shutdown System; and Development of Analytical Competence for Managing Operations at Lagos Business School (now Pan-Atlantic University)in 1999. [16][17][18] Makinde however, remained true to his ambition and defected to the Social Democratic Party (SDP), under which platform he contested for the Oyo State 2015 SDP gubernatorial candidate, but lost out in the end. ADVERTISEMENT Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde has stated that what matters to Nigerians now is adequate security of lives and properties as well as restructuring and not debating on who must occupy the presidential seat of government. Loyalists of a former governor of Lagos State, Bola Tinubu, on Monday stormed Ibadan and Oyo town to seek the support of the traditional rulers in … The Oyo State Government has set aside the sum of #732million in the year 2021 budget to cater for community development capital and recurrent expenditure projects under the State’s Community and Social Development Project (CSDP). Adeniran Emerges Chairman of South-West SUBEB Chairmen SDG Presents Instructional Materials To Oyo Public Primary Schools Oyo Revives Arts And Craft Exhibition For Students with Special Needs Oyo … “This completes the first phase of the process for the 2021 fiscal year budgeting. [18], In September 2017, the Caretaker National Chairman of PDP, Senator Ahmed Makarfi visited him in Ibadan and following extensive, deep and wide consultations with National Leaders, Oyo State leaders and elders of the Social Democratic Party, and cross sections of strategic partners within Oyo State, Engineer Seyi Makinde returned to his former political party, People's Democratic Party (PDP). The Oyo State governor, in company with Justice Commissioner, Chairman State Advisory Committee and other executive council (exco) members, were received at the Osun State Governor… Get in touch. He is the governor of Oyo State in South-western Nigeria. In December 2014, upon the conclusion of the party's primary election, he was denied the governorship nomination ticket. Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has pledged to support his people to tackle hunger and bring down anger in the state. Oyo State Government has approved a draft bill to reflect the new ownership of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso … Seyi Makinde for Oyo State Governor 2019 - Official Website. The Executive Governor of Oyo State, Engineer Seyi Makinde has commissioned 2 blocks of 6 classrooms and teachers’ quarters at All Saints Primary School, Araromi-Aperin, Akanran, Ibadan. [24], Oluwaseyi lives in Ibadan, Oyo State. Gov. Abiola Odutola The immediate past Governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi is dead. [19][20] Ajimobi, who had been on a life support machine at First Cardiology Hospital in Ikoyi, Lagos, after slipping into a coma following Coronavirus complications, died on Thursday. The Deputy Governor of Oyo State, Rauf Olaniyan, has cried out over what he described as unfair treatment by his boss, Governor Seyi Makinde. A Twitter user has pleaded to the Oyo state Governor, Seyi Makinde to rule over his state for 6 months in other to help improve the condition of the state. Governor – Elect of Ogun State Prince (Dr.) Dapo Abiodun MFR pays a Courtesy And Thank you Visit to Governor Ajimobi in Ibadan, Oyo State This evening. Junior Chamber International (JCI) University of Calabar Chapter.-Entrepreneurial Excellence Award. Navigation. He is the governor of Oyo State[1] in South-western Nigeria. [2][12], In 2007, Makinde contested for the Oyo South Senatorial seat under the platform of the All Nigeria Peoples Party (ANPP) but lost to the People's Democratic Party candidate- Kamoru Adedibu. Olufemi Olaniyi, Ibadan. He maintained that joining the PDP was not for personal gains but for the development of the State by finding lasting solutions to the array of problems facing the State. “First, we got the good people of Oyo State involved in the budgeting process through the town hall meetings, then we prepared the budget and passed it on-to the state’s House of Assembly for approval. He is an Engineer and a subject matter expert on fluid and Gas Metering. [3] He is the Group Managing Director of Makon Group Limited; an indigenous oil and gas company in Nigeria. The Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, presented the Budget Proposal for the 2021 Fiscal Year to the Oyo State House of Assembly. Professor Amdalat Olaniyan, wife of the Deputy Governor of Oyo State, Rauf Olaniyan has said the increase in social vices across the country is the result of negligence of wards by parents. Makinde stated this on Monday in Ibadan during his investiture as the Grand Patron of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Oyo State Council. 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