Samuel Titilola Oladele Akande, PhD (S.T. Ola Akande) (1926-2020): A Profile by The Nigerian Baptist Convention

Samuel Titilola Oladele Akande, PhD (S.T. Ola Akande) (1926-2020):A Profile by The Nigerian Baptist Convention Introduction Rev. (Dr) Samuel Titilola Oladele Akande, a man who while in office was fondly referred to by some of his friends as the “Archbishop of the Baptist Church of Nigeria” is a Nigerian Baptist minister, held in very high […]

OGF Carpets Makinde Over Excessive Borrowing, Neglect Of Oyo Township

We are worried about Governor Seyi Makinde’s politics of exclusion and his latest move to expand Oyo State’s indebtedness with the recently announced N100 billion bond bid in a manner that smarks of trademark dearth of transparency, accountability and fiscal discipline. We are miffed by what, for all intents and purposes, is becoming a pattern […]

I Had Sixty Six Interviews Before My First Job. — Prince Ajibola Afonja

Prince Ajibola Afonja, former labour and productivity minister and former chairman of the First Bank Nigeria, has disclosed how he had 66 applications and interviews despite his qualification as an accountant in the UK before his first job. “I got my first job, despite being a chartered accountant, after 66 interviews and applications,” said Prince […]


Oyo Global Forum, the global body of all sons and daughters of Oyo Federal Constituency consisting of Afijio, Atiba, Oyo East and Oyo West received with shock, the death of our foremost elder statemen of exemplary values, attributes and immense contributions to the development of Oyo town, Oyo State, Nigeria and humanity as a whole. […]

OGF writes Gov. Makinde, demands establishment of COVID-19 Isolation Centre in Oyo Town, Reconstruction of Akesan Market, makes other demands.

Please read OGF’s letter to Governor Seyi Makinde, who received an advance copy last night. The attached copy’s just formally submitted today.…….His Excellency,Engr. Seyi Makinde,The Executive Governor,Oyo State,Oyo State Secretariat,Ibadan,Oyo State. Your Excellency Sir, ESTABLISHMENT OF COVID-19 ISOLATION CENTRE, ATIBA FM STATION/RENOVATION OF ILORA SUB-STATION AND RECONSTRUCTION OF AKESAN MARKET WITH A CENTRALISED OPERATION BURST […]

OGF Congratulates Alaafin on 49th Coronation Anniversary.

OGF CONGRATULATES ALAAFIN ON 49TH CORONATION ANNIVERSARY Oyo Global Forum, an umbrella body of Oyo professionals, home and abroad, is using this August occasion to congratulate our father, the Imperial Majesty, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III, the Alaafin of Oyo on the 49th anniversary of his ascendance to the throne of his forefathers. While we commend […]

OGF announces Committee Leadership.

We are pleased to announce the constitution of the OGF committees. The committees hold crucial significance for the delivery of OGF objectives of working towards community peace and development. We, therefore, have carefully selected individuals with a track record of commitment to our objectives. The committees for amendment of the constitution and future election will […]