Adamawa Assembly Okays N5b Loan to Pay LG Salary Arrears…

Adamawa House of Assembly on Wednesday granted approval to Gov. Muhammadu Bindow’s request to source for N5 billion loan from UBA Plc to pay salary arrears of the local government workers. The House unanimously approved the request with a resolution that the House would ensure strict supervision to ensure judicious utilisation of the loan. However,…

El-Rufai sent me mail calling southern women derogatory names –...

Number one bestselling author and former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Pastor Reno Omokri, has claimed that the Kaduna state governor, Nasir el-Rufai had, in 2011, sent him an email wherein he used derogatory name to describe women of southern Nigeria. Continue reading El-Rufai sent me mail calling southern women derogatory names – Reno at…

2019: Nkanu East endorses Ugwuanyi for second term…

Endorsement of Enugu State Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, for a second term in office, gathered momentum yesterday, as people of Nkanu East Local Government Area unanimously endorsed his reelection bid in 2019. The jubilant people of the council area, who converged on Government House, Enugu, on a solidarity visit, told Governor Ugwuanyi that, “we are solidly…

Fayose to Ekiti CJ: Shut your mouth, stop behaving like...

Former Governor of Ekiti State, Mr. Ayo Fayose, has told the Chief Judge of Ekiti State, Justice Ayodeji Daramola, to grow up and shed his toga of unbridled hatred for him. According to a press statement issued on his behalf by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Idowu Adelusi, the former governor who was reacting to…

Insecurity: Obaseki seeks traditional rulers’ support…

The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has urged traditional rulers in the country not to relent in supporting governments’ fight against insecurity, stressing the need for a collective effort to tackle the menace. Obaseki made the submission during a courtesy visit by members of the National Council of Traditional Rulers of Nigeria, led by the…

Ambode gives N10m seed fund to best 3 RSW initiative…

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Tuesday, awarded N10 million seed fund to the best three graduating students of the Ready.Set.Work (RSW) Initiative, saying that he was fulfilled that his administration was nurturing graduates that would contribute immensely to the development of the State and Nigeria in general. 20 year- old graduate of the…

2019: Amaechi urges supporters to mobilise for victory…

Tony John,  Port Harcourt A former Governor of Rivers State and Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi, has told his supporters to mobilise and register more voters for the All Progressives Congress ( APC) to ensure victory for the party in the 2019 general elections. Amaechi spoke, on Saturday, during a ward-to-ward sensitisation visit christened ‘Operation…

Is Nigerian Senate a retirement home for ex-governors?…

American theologian and author, James Freeman Clarke, once said: “A politician thinks of the next election; a statesman thinks of the next generation”. As the 2019 general election gather steam, one issue that has been of serious concern to political watchers is the recycling of political leaders in the country. As it stands, a trend…

Breaking: Fayemi sworn-in as Ekiti governor…

Former minister of Solid Mineral, Mr. Kayode Fayemi, takes oat,h of office as the new Ekiti state governor The post Breaking: Fayemi sworn-in as Ekiti governor appeared first on News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). Visit the newspaper for these and other news

Press Conference On The Inauguration Ceremonies For Dr John Kayode...

Text Of A Press Conference On The Inauguration Ceremonies For Dr John Kayode Fayemi As The Sixth Elected Governor Of Ekiti State Held On Wednesday October 10, 2018 At AB Hotel, Ado-Ekiti Protocols Gentlemen and ladies of the press. You are welcome to this press conference heralding the inauguration activities marking the assumption of office…