Impeachment: Oyo CJ constitutes 7-man committee to investigate Deputy Governor, Olaniyan

The Chief Judge of Oyo State, Justice Munta Ladipo Abimbola, has constituted a seven-member committee to investigate the allegations levied against the Deputy Governor of the state, Engineer Rauf Aderemi Olaniyan. DAILY POST gathered that the constitution of the committee was sequel to the order given to the Chief Judge by the state House of […]

Impeachment: Oyo CJ constitutes 7-man committee to investigate Deputy Governor, Olaniyan

BREAKING: Court dismisses Oyo Dep Gov, Olaniyan’s appeal to stop impeachment

An Oyo State High Court has dismissed an appeal filed by Mr. Rauf Olaniyan, the state Deputy Governor. The Oyo State House of Assembly had a few weeks ago initiated an impeachment process against the deputy governor. DAILY POST recalls that Olaniyan later approached the court to stop the lawmakers from impeaching him. The court […]

BREAKING: Court dismisses Oyo Dep Gov, Olaniyan’s appeal to stop impeachment

2023: Olaniyan, Oyo ex-deputy governors, meet, pledge to support Tinubu, Folarin

The deputy governor of Oyo State, Rauf Aderemi Olaniyan and two of his predecessors, among whom are Chief Iyiola Oladokun and Moses Alake Adeyemo have pledged to support the candidature of the duo of Bola Ahmed Tinubu and Senator Teslim Kolawole Folarin. The All Progressives Congress chieftains made this known during after a closed-door meeting […]

2023: Olaniyan, Oyo ex-deputy governors, meet, pledge to support Tinubu, Folarin

Oyo assembly shuns court order, directs Chief Judge to investigate Deputy Gov, Olaniyan

The Oyo State House of Assembly on Wednesday shunned a court order which urged the state lawmakers to suspend all matters relating to the ongoing impeachment process against the state Deputy Governor, Rauf Olaniyan. DAILY POST recalls that an Oyo state High Court had last week restrained the Oyo Assembly from further impeachment process against […]

Oyo assembly shuns court order, directs Chief Judge to investigate Deputy Gov, Olaniyan

Impeachment: Oyo Deputy Gov, Olaniyan shuns lawmakers, refuses to respond to allegations

The Deputy Governor of Oyo State, Engineer Rauf Aderemi Olaniyan, has shunned the state House of Assembly by refusing to respond to the five-count allegations levied against him by the lawmakers. DAILY POST recalls that some members of the House of Assembly had last week Wednesday petitioned the house over what they described as gross […]

Impeachment: Oyo Deputy Gov, Olaniyan shuns lawmakers, refuses to respond to allegations

Oyo residents will resist attempt to impeach Olaniyan – APC guber candidate, Folarin

Gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State, Senator Teslim Kolawole Folarin, has declared that residents of the State will resist any attempt to impeach the deputy governor of the State, Engineer Rauf Aderemi Olaniyan. Folarin, who currently represents Oyo Central senatorial district, made this disclosure on Saturday. DAILY POST recalls that […]

Oyo residents will resist attempt to impeach Olaniyan – APC guber candidate, Folarin

Don’t plunge Oyo into crisis with Olaniyan’s impeachment – Olowofela warns Makinde

A former Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology in Oyo State, Professor Joseph Adeniyi Olowofela, has warned governor Seyi Makinde and Speaker of the state House of Assembly, Adebo Ogundoyin, against the planned impeachment of the state Deputy Governor, Rauf Olaniyan. DAILY POST had reported that some members of the state House of Assembly initiated […]

Don’t plunge Oyo into crisis with Olaniyan’s impeachment – Olowofela warns Makinde

Eight Oyo lawmakers reject move to impeach Makinde’s deputy, Olaniyan

No fewer than eight members of Oyo State House of Assembly have refused to partake in the ongoing impeachment process against the state deputy governor, Engineer Rauf Olaniyan. DAILY POST recalls that some members of the state House of Assembly had yesterday begun the impeachment process against the deputy governor. DAILY POST recalls that the […]

Eight Oyo lawmakers reject move to impeach Makinde’s deputy, Olaniyan

Defection: List of 24 lawmakers who initiated impeachment process against Oyo deputy gov, Olaniyan [FULL LIST]

The names of all the 24 members of the Oyo State House of Assembly who initiated impeachment plan against the deputy governor of the state, Engineer Rauf Olaniyan have been revealed. DAILY POST had earlier reported that no fewer than 24 members of the assembly has initiated impeachment process against the deputy governor. Our correspondent […]

Defection: List of 24 lawmakers who initiated impeachment process against Oyo deputy gov, Olaniyan [FULL LIST]

Deputy Gov Olaniyan’s impeachment move met two-thirds requirement – Speaker, Ogundoyin

Oyo State House of Assembly has levelled five allegations against the state Deputy Governor, Mr Rauf Olaniyan. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that 24 lawmakers signed the petition, which was read during plenary. In the petition titled: “Petition and Notice of Allegations against the Deputy Governor of Oyo State, His Excellency, Engineer Rauf […]

Deputy Gov Olaniyan’s impeachment move met two-thirds requirement – Speaker, Ogundoyin

2023: We’ll remove you if you fail to resign voluntarily – PDP threatens Oyo Deputy Governor, Olaniyan

The Oyo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has threatened to remove the deputy governor of the state, Engineer Rauf Aderemi Olaniyan, if he fails to resign voluntarily. The party made this disclosure on Monday. DAILY POST recalls that Olaniyan had on Sunday announced that he had dumped the ruling PDP. Olaniyan, who […]

2023: We’ll remove you if you fail to resign voluntarily – PDP threatens Oyo Deputy Governor, Olaniyan

BREAKING: 2023: Oyo deputy governor, Olaniyan dumps PDP, joins APC

Deputy Governor of Oyo State, Engineer Rauf Olaniyan, has dumped the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state. Olaniyan also said that he has joined the All Progressives Congress (APC). He made these announcements on Sunday. Our correspondent gathered that the defection of Olaniyan from PDP to APC is coming a few days after […]

BREAKING: 2023: Oyo deputy governor, Olaniyan dumps PDP, joins APC

2023: Makinde drops deputy, Olaniyan, picks Lawal as replacement

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has dropped his Deputy, Engineer Rauf Olaniyan ahead of the 2023 general elections. DAILY POST gathered from sources close to the Agodi Government House that the Governor has picked Barrister Bayo Lawal as the replacement for Olaniyan. Makinde and Olaniyan were jointly elected as governor and deputy governor on […]

2023: Makinde drops deputy, Olaniyan, picks Lawal as replacement