The Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, presented the Budget Proposal for the 2021 Fiscal Year to the Oyo State House of Assembly. 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… My name is Seyi Makinde and I am privileged to heed the calling to serve my people. Makinde stated this on Monday in Ibadan during his investiture as the Grand Patron of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Oyo State Council. You have entered an incorrect email address! Before the latest information filtered in, his alleged death was … He is the governor of Oyo State in South-western Nigeria. Makinde while signing the budget into law on Monday declared that the budget would consolidate his administration’s infrastructure initiatives. He signed the budget, which the state lawmakers increased by N2.2 billion, at the Executive Council Chambers of the governor’s office, Agodi in Ibadan. [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. 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. [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. Oluseyi Abiodun Makinde (born 25 December 1967) is a Nigerian Businessman, Politician and Philanthropist. I am running as Oyo State Governor 2019 under PDP. [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. [4][5], Makinde is a member of national and international professional bodies notably: Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), Council for Regulations of Engineering in Nigeria(COREN), Oil and Gas Design Engineers of Nigeria (OGDEN), International Society of Automation (ISA), Institute of Measurement and Control UK; and American Measurement Institute (AMI). 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. He is the governor of Oyo State[1] in South-western Nigeria. 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. A member of the inner circle of the immediate past Oyo State Governor, Late Senator Abiola Ajimobi; and who is currently a Commissioner at the Revenue Mobilisation and Fiscal Commission, Abuja, Hon Bimbo Kolade has eulogised the Late Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi for his quality and puposeful leadeship while he lived. On September 29, 2018, Makinde emerged as the gubernatorial candidate of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) for the 2019 general elections for Oyo State, after polling 2772 votes at the primary election that took place at liberty stadium,Oke Ado in Ibadan. 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. 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