We are committed to secure a brighter future for youths-...

Kwara State Governor, Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq has said he is committed to taking steps to secure a brighter future for young people in the state, citing the age demography of his appointees and the size of government projects and programmes that target the youth. In a message commemorating the International Youth Day on Wednesday, the Governor…

Take over political positions from older generation, Obasanjo tells youths…

Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo By James Ogunnaike ABEOKUTA – Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has called on African youths to take active part in political activities in their various countries, so as to flush out older generation from office. Obasanjo, who made the call while delivering a keynote address at an interactive session held virtually…

Bauchi govt dissolves local council caretaker committees

The Bauchi State government on Wednesday dissolved the caretaker committees in the 20 local government areas of the state. The State Independent Electoral Commission (SIEC) will hold the local government elections in the state on September 17. The Secretary to the State Government, Mohammmed Baba, said in a statement the dissolution of the local council…

Osinbajo demands apology, retraction of N10b TSA fraud claim…

By Robert Egbe Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday demanded an apology and immediate retraction of an article, titled: “Ex-APC spokesman asks Buhari to probe Osinbajo, AuGF over alleged N10b withdrawal from TSA.” The article, allegedly written by a former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Timi Frank, appeared in last Sunday’s…

Atiku launches online TV…

By Fanen Ihyongo, Kano Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has launched an online television station that will propagate his social and political activities. The launch took place at the Five Star Bristol Palace Hotel, Kano, where a video clip showed the former Vice-President speaking on his vision and aspiration. Atiku was represented at the event by…

Varsity senate, ASUU, others kick as UNILAG VC sacked

Tribune Online Varsity senate, ASUU, others kick as UNILAG VC sacked There were palpable fears, apprehension and confusion in the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Akoka, community, on Wednesday following the counter-reports with one claiming the termination of the appointment of the university’s vice-chancellor, Professor Oluwatoyin and the other refuted the claim. While the university’s registrar,…

Makinde approves promotion, payment of gratuity for 97 officers dismissed...

Seyi Makinde …. awards contract for completion of 12.5km Challenge-Odo Ona Elewe-Apata road By Adeola Badru GOVERNOR Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, yesterday, approved the promotion and payment of civil servants dismissed in 2012, by the immediate-past administration who were recalled by the present administration. This was disclosed to newsmen in Ibadan by the state’s…

Former US Ambassador to Nigeria, Walter Carrington Is Dead…

BEVERLY HILLS, August 12, (THEWILL) – Former United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Ambassador Walter ‘Omowale’ Carrington, is dead. He died on Tuesday in the United States. He was aged 90. His death was confirmed by his wife, Dr. Arese, in a short statement on Wednesday. She wrote: “It is with a heavy and broken heart but…

Former US Ambassador to Nigeria, Walter Carrington Is Dead…

BEVERLY HILLS, August 12, (THEWILL) – Former United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Ambassador Walter ‘Omowale’ Carrington, is dead. He died on Tuesday in the United States. He was aged 90. His death was confirmed by his wife, Dr. Arese, in a short statement on Wednesday. She wrote: “It is with a heavy and broken heart but…

Former US Ambassador to Nigeria, Walter Carrington Is Dead…

BEVERLY HILLS, August 12, (THEWILL) – Former United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Ambassador Walter ‘Omowale’ Carrington, is dead. He died on Tuesday in the United States. He was aged 90. His death was confirmed by his wife, Dr. Arese, in a short statement on Wednesday. She wrote: “It is with a heavy and broken heart but…

Progressive Governors Forum DG sets reconciliation, peace building agenda for...

Lukman made the call in a letter, entitled: “Appeal for Reconciliation and Peace building in APC,” addressed to the party Caretaker Committee Chairman in Abuja on Wednesday. The post Progressive Governors Forum DG sets reconciliation, peace building agenda for APC appeared first on The Eagle Online. Source link #Progressive #Governors #Forum #sets #reconciliation #peace #building…