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 […]

Oyo People Regret Non-completion of Oyo Township Road Project Before Purported Commissioning

We view in consternation the purported commissioning of the Oyo Township Road Project, which evidently remains an uncompleted job, by Governor Abiola Ajimobi on Thursday. Apart from being uncompleted, the project, though initiated about seven years ago, passes for everything about shoddy exercise done without slightest regard for its social, health and economic impacts. It […]

Press release: OGF Congratulates, Charges Sen. Folarin, Hon. Adeyemi

Press release: OGF Congratulates, Charges Sen. Folarin, Hon. Adeyemi

On behalf of the leaders and members of Oyo Global Forum, we are pleased to congratulate Senator Teslim Folarin and Hon. Akeem Adeyemi on their victories in the 23 February 2019 National Assembly elections to represent Oyo Central Senatorial District and Oyo Federal Constituency, respectively. We are optimistic that their experiences would help position them […]

OGF’s chairman’s speech on SDG No 1: Let wealth flow like a river

OGF’s chairman’s speech on SDG No 1: Let wealth flow like a river

A speech/speed lecture in support of Sustainable Development Goal No 1: “Eradicate Poverty” delivered by the Chairman of Oyo Global Forum, Dr Seun Kolade at the Hawthorn Square, inside De Montfort University campus, on 18 October 2018, being a part of the university’s 24-hour #LoveInternationalcampaign. Seun Kolade PhD, Senior Lecturer, DMU. Fifty five years ago, in […]

OGF’S PRESS STATEMENT ON FATAL INCIDENT AT ORANYAN FESTIVAL

OGF’S PRESS STATEMENT ON FATAL INCIDENT AT ORANYAN FESTIVAL

Oyo Global Forum strongly condemn the fatal incident which claimed human lives during the Oranyan Festival at the Palace of the Alaafin of Oyo yesterday. Following investigations, we are aware the incident involved Chief Bisi Ilaka’s private bodyguards who allegedly fired gunshots that resulted in the deaths of at least two persons, including a woman. […]

Gang violence erupts in Oyo: OGF demands urgent police action

Gang violence erupts in Oyo: OGF demands urgent police action

Oyo Global Forum notes with great consternation the violence that erupted at Agunpopo and Baago neighbourhoods of Atiba Local Government Area today, 24 August 2018. Our preliminary findings revealed that the violence which led to the destruction of properties involved thugs who used guns. We also gathered that the violence was a consequence of the […]

Enterprise Bootcamp: Call For Application

Enterprise Bootcamp: Call For Application

We are pleased to invite interested individuals to apply for participation in the OGF Enterprise Bootcamp, being organised in collaboration with the Centre for Enterprise and Innovation, De Montfort University, the United Kingdom, commencing with a taster course on 10 August 2018. The taster course will be followed by two days of intensive Bootcamp, involving […]

OGF’s Press Release on Alaafin’s Coronation Anniversary and Chief Gani Adams’ Installation as the Aare Ona Kakanfo

OGF’s Press Release on Alaafin’s Coronation Anniversary and Chief Gani Adams’ Installation as the Aare Ona Kakanfo

OGF’s Press Release on Alaafin’s Coronation Anniversary and Chief Gani Adams’ Installation as the Aare Ona Kakanfo January 13, 2018. On behalf of our members Home and abroad, the leadership of  Oyo Global Forum wishes to felicitate with His Majesty, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi, the Alaafin of Oyo, on his 47th coronation anniversary and on […]