The House called on the Governor to assist Tertiary Institutions in the State with bailout fund.

Oyo State House of Assembly has called on the Executive Governor of Oyo State ,Senator Abiola Ajimobi to extend his act of compassion to the Tertiary Institutions in Oyo State by granting special financial bailout and improved subvention for adequate repositioning of education in the State higher institutions.
The House gave the call today during the plenary sitting which was presided over by the Speaker, Hon. Olagunju Ojo.

While presenting a Motion on A call for Financial Bailout and improved Subventions to Oyo State Tertiary Institutions, Hon. Olusegun Olaleye representing Ibadan North State Constituency stated that strategic financial bailout to all state tertiary institutions is very needful and paramount now in order to curb the issues of strikes in the schools.
The House however commended the State Government efforts on development of education in the State so far.

In another development, the Executive Arm of the Government has been urged to make a passionate appeal to the Federal Government to hand-over the Obafemi Awolowo Stadium to Oyo State for restoration and proper management so as to redeem the past glory of the stadium and enhance sporting activities in the State.

This was part of resolution made by the lawmakers after deliberation on another motion moved by the Chairman ,Parliamentary Cacus , Hon. Olusegun Ajanaku on Need to Renovate the Obafemi Awolowo Stadium for improved services.

Meanwhile, Oyo State House of Assembly Service Commission Ammendment Bill , 2018 passed its third reading stage and was passed into the Law.

Earlier at today's plenary, Nine Lawmakers from both the rulling party , APC and Accord party defected to African Democratic Congress, ADC.

Temitope Ojoawo,
Media Officer,
25th September, 2018.