Category: Ministry of Health

Oyo State Tax Stakeholders “Poverty To Prosperity” Summit

Gov. Seyi Makinde was present at the Oyo State Tax Stakeholders Summit jointly organized by the Ministry of Finance and Oyo State Internal Revenue Service, yesterday.

The Governor during his keynote address talked about the Internally Generated Revenue(IGR) Roadmap which will facilitate Economic Prosperity in Oyo State.

He also made it known that one of the key plan of the current administration is to increase the Internally Generated Revenue without an increase in tax rate.

He added that the Government is working on faster platforms which will ease the payment of tax and issuance of tax receipt in the State.

He charged the good people of Oyo State to be open to new ideas and creative ways which the Government can use for the expansion of Oyo State IGR.

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Oyo’s Health Insurance Scheme Adjudged Most Responsive, Exemplary

Oyo State Health Insurance Agency (OYSHIA) has been recognized and awarded the most ‘responsive and exemplary’ in its approach to affordable primary healthcare delivery in the State.

The agency was listed among the top winners of the 2019 Miss Oyo Merit and Good Governance Award and was presented by the organizers recently at the event which held at Ibadan recently.

OYSHIA was established two years ago as an insurance scheme to make access to good healthcare cheap for civil and public servants but has spread its reach to private organizations, artisans and the general public.

While responding on the achievement, the Executive Secretary of the agency, Dr Sola Akande said the award was dedicated to the State Government for his drive to make primary healthcare affordable and closer to all and sundry.

“This award is dedicated to the State Governor, Engr. Seyi Makinde for making the scheme a pivot to drive affordable healthcare system in the State, it is a call to do more, the reward of hard work, they say is more work.

“We are dedicated to this cause of achieving universal heath coverage in Oyo State, a situation where people will not have to bother about financing their health needs, this we promise the people among other things in the coming year,” he said.



Hon. Wasiu Olatunbosun, PhD.,

Hon. Commissioner, 

Min. of Information, Culture & Tourism,

Oyo State Government.


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Oyo Govt, NGO Partner Against Tropical Diseases

The Oyo State Government has expressed its readiness to collaborate with Non-Governmental Organisations to curb the menace of neglected tropical diseases among primary (more…)

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Recruitment Exercise For Medical And Health Staff Update

Following the approval of His Excellency, Governor Seyi Makinde the recruitment forms are out. The condition to obtain it remains as announced.

In view of the above, we urge members of the public to beware of any online recruitment news currently in circulation by any Agent whatsoever.

All intending applicants are requested to come to the State Hospitals Management Board and follow the directives as advertised.

Thank you.



Coordinating Director,

For: Honourable Commissioner

Hospital Management Board

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Oyo Government Trains 62 Secretarial Assistants, Preaches Efficiency at Duty Posts

Oyo State Government has trained 62 Secretarial Assistants in the State’s civil and public service to promote quality and (more…)

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Cobalt Partners to Supply Drugs to Oyo Govt ….As Govt, OAU Alumni, Offer Free Medical Services

Oyo State Government has commenced negotiation with a global drug manufacturer, Cobalt Partners to start the supply of drugs (more…)

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Oyo Targets #20Billion Monthly IGR Before Makinde’s Ends First Term – Commissioner

Oyo State Government has set a target of hitting 20 billion naira monthly Internally-Generated Revenue (IGR) before the end of (more…)

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Oyo Partners NGOs on Eye Surgery, Treatment ….As 700 Residents Successively Undergo Cataract Surgery

Oyo State Governor, Engr. Seyi Makinde has advocated medical check up as preventive measure to reduce incidence of (more…)

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