Since its creation in 1967, the state has been administered either by a
governor and House of Assembly in civilian or quasi-civilian (under
Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida┬┤s administration) federal administration, or
by Sole-Administrators or Military Administrators military dispensations.
Since December 2007, Yoruba has been the 2nd official language of
debate and disussion for the House of Assemble after English.