144 results found for Governor Willie Obiano

Boko Haram/ISWAP strikes Chibok again, kill four, abduct 24

BOKO Haram/ISWAP terrorists killed four persons and abducted 24 during the recent attack on Chibok communities in Borno State. The chairman of Chibok Local Government Council, Umar... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 hrs ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Umar Ibrahim, Governor Babagana Zulum,

I won’t hesitate to sign death sentence of Hanifa’s killer - Ganduje

…As Aisha Buhari wants the killer to be publicly executed GOVERNOR Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano State yesterday vowed not to hesitate to sign the death sentence... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 hrs ago | seen 44 times

Tags: GOVERNOR Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, Abdulmalik Muhammad Tanko, Aisha Buhari, Hanifa Abubakar,

Anambra salutes Bishop Okeke  as he retires at 75

ANAMBRA State has paid a glowing tribute to the Catholic Bishop of Nnewi, Most reverend Hilary Odili Paul Okeke, who retired at the weekend as the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted yesterday | seen 122 times

Tags: Professor Chukwuma Charles Soludo, Hilary Odili Paul Okeke, Bishop Jonas Benson-Okoye, Governor Willie Obiano, C. Don Adinuba, Cardinal Francis Arinze,

Niger PDP challenges Sani Bello on projects

THE Niger State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has challenged the Governor Abubakar Sani Bello-led administration to display the projects it has executed in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted yesterday | seen 47 times

Tags: Governor Abubakar Sani Bello, Vice-President Yemi Osibanjo, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu

EKITI 2022: Fayemi shatters Fayose’s calculation

2022 is the election year in Ekiti State. Candidates for the June 18 governorship election will be determined at the latest end of this week, according... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 144 times

Tags: INEC, APC, PDP, Governor Kayode Fayemi, Governor Ayodele Fayose

We are alleviating poverty through Social Intervention programmes – Oyetola

GOVERNOR Gboyega Oyetola of Osun State, on Sunday, said the various social intervention programmes by his administration are geared towards poverty alleviation among the people of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 129 times

Tags: GOVERNOR Gboyega Oyetola, Olatunbosun Oyintiloye,

We will secure justice for deceased pupil, Hanifa - Gov Ganduje

GOVERNOR Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano State has assured that the state government would continue to meticulously monitor and ensure the prosecution of anyone found culpable... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 74 times

Tags: GOVERNOR Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, Hanifa Abubakar

Ayu, Saraki, Wike, Makinde, Obi, Mimiko, others storm Lagos, receive defected Adediran-led APC group

NATIONAL Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Dr. Iyorchia Ayu, governors elected on the platform of the party and other leaders, yesterday, welcomed the Leader... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 184 times

Tags: PDP, Iyorchia Ayu, APC, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu

Ortom suspends four Benue traditional rulers for misconduct

FOUR traditional rulers in the Sankera axis of Benue state comprising, Ukum, Logo and Katsina-Ala Local Government Areas of the state have been suspended by Governor... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Chief Enoch Kyumen, Chief Johnson Boi, Prof. James Ayatse, Tor Sankera, Governor Samuel Ortom

Why i granted Ortom amnesty to 49 convicts on death row - Ortom

GOVERNOR Samuel Ortom of Benue State has granted amnesty to 49 convicts on death row in Correctional Centers across the country. Of that number 34 of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 114 times

Tags: Micheal Gusa, Makurdi, GOVERNOR Samuel Ortom

Nigerians seek justice for murder of five-year-old Hanifa

OUTRAGE has greeted the abduction and murder of a five-year-old girl, Hanifa Abubakar in Kano state. Until her demise, Hanifa attended Noble Kids Academy located in Kwanar... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 48 times

Tags: Hanifa Abubakar, Salihu Tanko-Yakasai, Governor Abdullahi Ganduje,

Intel invests $20bn to build 2 chip factories in Ohio

CHIP giant Intel announced plans on Friday for an initial investment of more than $20 billion to construct two new semiconductor factories in the U.S. state... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Governor Mike DeWine, Intel

Nigerians regret electing president Buhari — Ortom

GOVERNOR Samuel Ortom of Benue state, on Thursday, said Nigerians are feeling very sorry for electing President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress, APC, in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Governor Samuel Ortom, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Increase fuel price and expect uprising worse than #EndSARS - Abdulsalami to FG

NIGERIA'S former Head of State, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar (rtd), has warned that the soaring hardship in the country might result into another nationwide conflagration, worse than... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 113 times

Tags: Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar, Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, Governor Babagana Zulum, National Bureau of Statistics, Baba-Ahmed, Alhaji Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar III, Nigeria Supreme Council of Islamic

2023: PDP stakeholders disagree over choice of candidate

PROXY war among contenders for the 2023 presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is gathering steam, it was learnt yesterday. Those who have signified interest... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 59 times

Tags: President Olusegun Obasanjo, Dr. Rufus Omeire, Segun Sowunmi, Dele Momodu, Mazi Sam Ohuabunwa, Governor Rabiu Kwankwaso, Vice President Atiku Abubakar, Pius Anyim, Bukola Saraki, Aminu Tambuwal, Bala

Rice pyramid false, big mistake electing President Buhari, APC – Ortom…

….Nigeria cannot display rice pyramid and masses are hungry …..signs amended Benue grazing law proving stiffer penalties for offenders GOVERNOR Samuel Ortom of Benue state, Thursday, said... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 464 times

Tags: GOVERNOR Samuel Ortom, APC, Open Grazing, President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari recalls how he survived Kaduna bomb attack

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday recalled how Boko Haram terrorists “wanted to blow me”, saying that he survived because “my escort somehow stopped them”. He spoke while... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 123 times

Tags: Governor Nasir El-Rufai, President Muhammadu Buhari

Niger Gov backs Tinubu for 2023 presidency

NIGER Governor Abubakar Sani-Bello has backed the presidential aspiration of National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu. He spoke on Thursday when... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Governor Abubakar Sani-Bello, All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu

Lagos acquires two speed trains from U.S. for city service

GOVERNOR Babajide Sanwo-Olu administration’s commitment to traffic management and mass transportation in Lagos State got a push yesterday. The governor sealed a pact for the acquisition of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Cavalier Johnson, Talgo Incorporated, Aramide Adeyoye, Gboyega Akosile, Dr. Frederic Oladeinde

Anyim commiserates with Gov Tambuwal over elder brother's death

FRONTLINE 2023 presidential aspirant, Senator Anyim Pius Anyim has condoled with the Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal over the death of his elder brother, Alhaji... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Senator Anyim Pius Anyim, Governor Aminu Tambuwal, Bello Tambuwal

Rulling family petitions Akeredolu over Obaship tussle

ONE of the ruling houses at Ore in Odigbo Local Government of Ondo State, the Dero family, has urged Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu to save the town... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 35 times

Tags: Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Tope Temokun, Mrs. Margaret Akinsuroju, Sir Charles Titiloye, Governor Lucky Ayedatiwa

2023: Only God’ll determine my successor - Okowa

AS politicians strategise and group up ahead of 2023, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State said only God would determine his successor and not man, insisting... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Governor Ifeanyi Okowa,

NAPTIP hands over trafficked children to Sokoto govt.

The National Agency for Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), on Wednesday, handed over four trafficked children to the Sokoto state government. The Sokoto Zonal Commander of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 days ago | seen 56 times

Tags: National Agency for Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), Mr Abubakar Bashiru, Governor, Hajia Mariya Tambuwal, Mariya Aminu Tambuwal Development Initiative (MTDI), Hajia Fatima Khalid,

Anyaoku at 89: A global citizen who thinks home 

By C Don Adinuba    AS Chief Emeka Anyaoku, the first African to serve as Secretary-General of the Commonwealth of Nations, turns 89 today, the government and people... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 109 times

Tags: Chief Emeka Anyaoku, C Don Adinuba, Gov. Willie Obiano

Anambra receives medical mobile clinic from MTN 

THE Anambra State Government has received a donation of Medical Mobile Clinic, from Mobile Telecommunications Network, MTN.  MTN, a leading network telephone provider in Nigeria, donated the clinic... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 115 times

Tags: Emmanuel Okereke, Vincent Okpala, Gov. Willie Obiano, Prof. Solo Chukwulobelu

Late top journalist, Tony Idigo laid to rest in his hometown, Aguleri 

GOV. Willie Obiano of Anambra has described late Anthony Chukwugozie Idigo as a hard-working and well-educated fellow, who has Aguleri in his mind all the time.  Gov.... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 118 times

Tags: GOV. Willie Obiano, Anthony Chukwugozie Idigo, Rev. Fr. Izu Okoye,

Why CECPC fixed February 26 - APC

AFTER series of back and forth, the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has finally announced February 26 for its national convention.Chairman of its Caretaker Extraordinary Convention... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 86 times

Tags: APC, CECPC, Governor Mai Mala Buni

How APC governors arrived at Feb. 26 convention date

ALL Progressives Congress (APC) governors at the weekend foiled a plan to shift the party’s convention. The governors at a meeting in Abuja voted for the convention... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 63 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Prince Uche Secondus, Governor Mai Mala Buni, Kayode Fayemi, Senator John James Akoanudoedehe,

Davido attacks cousin over Osun governorship ambition

SINGER Davido has launched a scathing criticism at his cousin Bamidele Adeleke who declared his interest to run in the 2022 Osun State gubernatorial election on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Bamidele Adeleke, Governor Gboyega Oyetola, Senator Ademola Adeleke

APC announces date for national convention

THE National Convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress(APC) will hold on February 26, 2022, chairman of the Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) Governor Mai Mala... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Governor Mai Mala Buni,

Anyaoku at 89: A Global Citizen who thinks Home

AS Chief Emeka Anyaoku, the first African to serve as Secretary-General of the Commonwealth of Nations, turns 89 today, the government and people of Anambra State... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Chief Emeka Anyaoku, Chinua Achebe, Governor Willie Obiano

2023: Tinubu support groups merge ahead of APC convention

VARIOUS support groups in support of the presidential ambition of former Lagos State governor Bola Ahmed Tinubu on Monday were merged into a single structure. The support... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 55 times

Tags: Bola Ahmed Tinubu, governor Kashim Shettima,

Ezeagu Leaders, Monarchs laud Ugwuanyi over commitment to equitable zoning

LEADERS of Thought and Traditional Rulers from Ezeagu South in Ezeagu Local Government Area of Enugu State, including some of their brothers from other zones that... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 101 times

Tags: Ezeagu, Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, PDP

Convention: ‘We must avoid PDP’s self-destruction, no stampeding APC into wrong moves’

THE national leadership of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has picked holes in allegations that the Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee, CECPC, does not want to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 86 times

Tags: APC, CECPC, President Muhammadu Buhari, Governor Mai Mala Buni

 Obi praises FG for lifting ban on Twitter

FOLLOWING the recent lifting of ban on Twitter by the Federal Government, Former Governor Peter Obi, has described it as a welcome development.   Speaking to newsmen in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Former Governor Peter Obi,

Anambra celebrates three deceased indigenes

THREE notable indigenes of Anambra State have in the last few days joined their maker, but the people and government of the state are celebrating them... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 101 times

Tags: Gov Willie Obiano, Guy chu, Dr Joel Okwunodu Okongwu

Makinde, Balogun, Ladoja, Olubadan-in-Council in closed door meeting

OYO Governor Seyi Makinde has entered a closed-door meeting with members of the Olubadan-in-council. According to sources, the nominated Olubadan of Ibadan Senator Lekan Balogun; Ex-Governor Rashidi... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Governor Seyi Makinde, Senator Lekan Balogun; Ex-Governor Rashidi Ladoja,

Nigerians waiting for PDP takeover in 2023, says Fintiri

BARELY 11 months to the conduct of the next general elections, Adamawa State Governor, Ahmadu Fintiri, has said that Nigerians are patiently waiting for the opposition... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Abdulrazak Namdas, Governor, Ahmadu Fintiri

Ekiti 2022: Imposition of candidate won’t work in APC, says Adeyeye

THE former Minister of Works and a governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Dayo Adeyeye, has warned against the imposition of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Dayo Adeyeye, Oyetunde Ojo, Governor Mai Mala Buni

2023: Umahi’s Presidency will kill secessionist movement in South East - Ebonyi APC Chieftains

…. there’s no sectionalism in Umahi administration in Ebonyi A Chieftain of the All Progressive Congress, APC and Chairman of Afikpo South Local Government Area of Ebonyi... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 197 times

Tags: APC, David Nweze Umahi, Governor David Umahi

Ibadan High Chiefs, others drop Obaship title, revert to original concept

THE eight High Chiefs and Baales crowned by late Governor Abiola Ajimobi in 2017 have dropped their crowns after agreeing to revert to the old system. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 45 times

Tags: Governor Seyi Makinde, Eddy Oyewole, Kola Adegbola, Lateef Adebimpe, Tajudeen Ajibola, Chiefs Owolabi Olakulehin, High Chief Tajudeen Ajibola, Chief Rashidi Ladoja, Oba Saliu Adetunji, Hamidu Ajibade

Full list of members of Anambra 2022 Governorship Transition Committee

PROFESSOR Chukwuma Soludo, has announced the constitution of a Transition Committee which will be chaired by Oby Ezekwesili, former minister of education also known as Madam... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 371 times

Tags: Professor Charles Chukwuema Soludo, Oby Ezekwesili, Governor Willie Obiano, Dr chinedu Onyeizugbe, Sir Damian Okolo, Comrade Churchill Okonkwo, Prof benedict Okey Oramah,

2023: Don't be afraid of Igbo presidency – Umahi

GOVERNOR David Umahi of Ebonyi State and Presidential aspirant in the 2023 general elections, Thursday stated that Nigerians from other regions of the country should not... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 111 times

Tags: GOVERNOR David Umahi, Ebonyi State

Dele Momodu declares intention to run for president in 2023

By Anthony Isibor.   DELE Momodu has declared his interest to contest for president in the 2023 general elections under the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. The letter written by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 101 times

Tags: DELE Momodu, Iyorchia Ayu, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Governor Dave Umahi, Senator Orji Kalu

Buhari visits Ogun, inaugurates Ijebu-Ode/Epe expressway on his arrival

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has arrived at Ogun State on a one-day official visit to inaugurate some projects undertaken by Governor Dapo Abiodun. Buhari, clad in agbada made... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 50 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress, Muhammadu Buhari, Governor Dapo Abiodun

Resign now, Diri tells appointees eyeing elective offices

BAYELSA State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, has called on his appointees to nursing political ambition ahead of the 2023 elections to resign. Speaking during the State Executive... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Governor Douye Diri, Mr. Daniel Alabrah, Senator Seriake Dickson

Ex-Governor Alao-Akala found dead in his bathroom

FORMER Oyo State Governor Christopher Adebayo Alao-Akala is dead. It was learnt that the All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain died yesterday in his Ogbomoso, Oyo State home. Alao-Akala... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 780 times

Tags: Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, Olugbenga Olayemi, Mr. Olisa Ifeajika, Kolapo Kola-Daisi, Chief Kunle Sanda, Governor Seyi Makinde,

Herdsmen Killings: Don’t resort to self-help - Akeredolu

FOLLOWING the renewed hostilities between farmers and herders, resulting in casualties in Ondo State, Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, yesterday, appealed to the people of the state not... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Ondo State, Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, Donald Ojogo, Amotekun

Governor Matawalle urges FG to review insurgency fight strategy

GOVERNOR Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State on Wednesday called for a comprehensive review of the strategy of fighting insurgency to restore law and order in the... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Sadiya Farouq, Maigari Dingyadi, Maj.-Gen. Babagana Mongunu, Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State, Maj.-Gen. Bashir Magashi,

Makinde stalls state event to mourn Alao-Akala’s death

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, on Wednesday, abruptly ended the 2022 inter-faith prayer service organised by the Oyo State Civil Service, following the receipt of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 48 times

Tags: Wale Adebiyi, St Peter’s Anglican Cathedral, Alhaja Ololade Agboola, Taiwo Adisa, Governor Seyi Makinde, Christopher Adebayo Alao-Akala

Late Ekpebu, first African Harvard graduate for state burial-Bayelsa govt

Bayelsa state government says late Ambassador Lawrence Ekpebu, the  first African graduate from the prestigious Harvard University in the United States, will be given a state... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Lawrence Ekpebu, Governor Douye Diri,

2023 Presidency: Group names gov. Bello the best of the pack

A political support group ‘Got Your Back Nigeria’ said Yahaya Bello of Kogi state has the support of even the opposition party to run for the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 100 times

Tags: Tunde Bakare, Kingsley Moghalu, Akinwunmi Adesina, Jack Rich Tein, Oby Ezekwesili, Babatunde Fashola, Bola Tinubu, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, Governor Yahaya Bello, Rochas Okorocha, Rotimi Amaechi, Godswill

2023 Presidency: Group names gov. Bello the best of the pack

A political support group ‘Got Your Back Nigeria’ said Yahaya Bello of Kogi state has the support of even the opposition party to run for the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Tunde Bakare, Kingsley Moghalu, Akinwunmi Adesina, Jack Rich Tein, Oby Ezekwesili, Babatunde Fashola, Bola Tinubu, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, Governor Yahaya Bello, Rochas Okorocha, Rotimi Amaechi, Godswill

2023: Anybody can run, no consultation – Umahi

GOVERNOR David Umahi of Ebonyi State and presidential aspirant on the platform of the All Progressive Congress, APC, Tuesday stated that the purpose of his consultation... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 62 times

Tags: GOVERNOR David Umahi, APC,

Convention: Divided APC governors seek Buhari’s help

ALL Progressives Congress (APC) governors have resolved to seek President Muhammadu Buhari’s intervention in the resolution of conflicts arising from preparations for the party’s national convention,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Governor Mai Mala Buni, Orji Kalu, Governor Atiku Bagudu, Chief Sylvester Sunny Monidafe, President Muhammadu Buhar,

Armed Forces Remembrance Day: Uzodimma launches 2022 emblem

Governor Hope Uzodimma of Imo on Tuesday launched the 2022 Armed Forces Remembrance Day emblem in Owerri. Uzodimma, while performing the brief ceremony, noted that the emblem... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 125 times

Tags: Governor Hope Uzodimma,

Tambuwal has qualities and experience to be President, says Youth Initiative

THE Youth Initiative for Sustainable Leadership and Good Governance has called on Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State to contest the office of the President, noting... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 115 times

Tags: Governor Aminu Tambuwal, Prince Zayyanu Marafa, Ike Uche

Governor Umahi joins presidential race, informs Buhari

THE rank of presidential aspirants in the All Progressives Congress is increasing with Dave Umahi, governor of Ebonyi State, informing President Muhammadu Buhari of his intention... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Governor Dave Umahi, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu

IPOB to S’East Govs: deal with criminals enforcing sit-at-home

THE Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has dissociated itself from Monday’s shooting in Enugu and Anambra States by those it referred to as hoodlums and cultists... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 47 times

Tags: Indigenous People of Biafra, Emma Powerful, Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi,

Leaked: Wike meets with Duke, Imoke, other PDP stalwarts

DISCUSSIONS at a closed-door meeting in Abuja, of Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike with stakeholders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Cross River State have... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 669 times

Tags: Governor Nyesom Wike, Donald Duke, Mr. Liyel Imoke, Prof. Sandy Onor, Mr. Joe Obi, Mr. Ekpo Adasaid, Mr. Venatius Ikem.

Sen. Anyim felicitates with Gov Tambuwal on his 56th birthday

THE Chieftain and Presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Sen. Anyim Pius Anyim, has felicitated with Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, on his 56th... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 56 times

Tags: Governor Aminu Tambuwal, Sen. Anyim Pius Anyim

Malami’s many controversies

THE office of the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice is a creation of the 1999 Constitution under sections 150(1) & (2). The current... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Abubakar Malami, Governor Olurotimi Akeredolu, President Muhammadu Buhari, Usman Baba Alkali.

Buni glad with Gashua Modern Market project

Yobe State Governor, Mai Mala Buni, has expressed satisfaction with the quality and pace of work at the Gashua Modern Market. Buni stated this while inspecting the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 43 times

Tags: Governor Mai Mala Buni,

Insecurity: Why politicians are under fire

The problems facing the nation now are enormous and every Nigerian, including the politicians should stop playing the ostrich in the name of politics. The nation... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 166 times

Tags: Senator Rochas Okorocha, Governor, Hope Uzodinma, Rt. Rev. Sunday Onuoha

More trouble hits Buni-led Committee, as factional APC CECPC writes it to vacate secretariat

THERE is still no light at the end of the tunnel for the Governor Mai Mala Buni-led All Progressives Congress (APC) Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC)... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 48 times

Tags: Governor Mai Mala Buni, APC

APC reconciliation committee meets Oyetola, seeks party members cooperation in Osun

THE National Reconciliation Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC), yesterday, visited Governor Adegboyega Oyetola of Osun State in Osogbo, the state capital, to settle the rift... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 51 times

Tags: APC, Governor Adegboyega Oyetola

Wike has set Rivers on threshold of development – Nsirim

RIVERS State Commissioner for Information and Communications, Paulinus Nsirim, said that Governor Nyesom Wike has set the state on the threshold of a development agenda that... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 82 times

Tags: RIVERS State, Paulinus Nsirim, Governor Nyesom Wike

Uzodimma has a killer squad - Okorocha

FORMER Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha has accused Governor Hope Uzodimma of setting up a killer squad known as Hopism Strike Force (HSF). He also alleged that... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 123 times

Tags: Rochas Okorocha, Hopism Strike Force, Governor Hope Uzodimma

42nd Olubadan emerges

IBADAN kingmakers, also known as Olubadan-in-Council, have forwarded the name of Otun Olubadan, Senator Lekan Balogun, to Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, for approval as the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 123 times

Tags: Olubadan, Governor Seyi Makinde

Igwe Idigo of Aguleri marks Ovala festival 

GOV. Willie Obiano of Anambra State has called on the people of Anambra State to always promote their culture in order to protect their identity.  The governor,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 363 times

Tags: Ovala festival, GOV. Willie Obiano,

El-Rufai: carpet bombing of forests will end banditry

...Bandits kill nine, injure five in Kaduna attacks ...97 kidnapped victims freed KADUNA State Governor Nasir El-Rufai has said forests in northern Nigeria should be carpet-bombed to end... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 137 times

Tags: Governor Nasir El-Rufai, carpet bombing of forests,

Governor Uzodimma signs 2022 appropriation bill into law

  Governor Hope Uzodimma of Imo has signed the 2022 Appropriation Bill into law with a total outlay of N381,462,947,677 billion.   The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 79 times

Tags: Emeka Nduka, Governor Hope Uzodimma, Kennedy Ibeh.

Fulani herders never invaded Anambra Airport - Adinuba

THE Anambra State government has denied that Fulani herdsmen invaded the newly opened Anambra airport on Thursday, December 23. C. Don Adinuba, stated this in a statement... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 397 times

Tags: C. Don Adinuba, Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State, Allen Onyema’s Air Peace, Obiora Okonkwo’s United Nigeria Airlines,

COVID-19: Lalong gives Plateau residents 72 hours to get vaccinated

GOVERNOR Simon Lalong of Plateau State has given residents 72 hours to present evidence of COVID-19 vaccination o or negative PCR test result to be able... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 112 times

Tags: Prof. Sonni Tyoden, Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State, Williams Wadzingi,

Uzodimma to pay Imo workers ’13th month’ salary bonus

  Governor Hope Uzodimma of Imo has announced plans to pay 13th month salary as end of year bonus to workers in the state.     This is contained in... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Governor Hope Uzodimma, Oguwike Nwachuku,

Gov. Obiano orders closure of petrol stations with gas skits

GOV. Willie Obiano of Anambra State, has directed law enforcement agencies to shut down petrol stations with Liquefied Petroleum Gas ( LPG) in the state. Obiano also... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 94 times

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Anambra flags-off COVID-19 mass vaccination campaigns as UNICEF donates 50kva generator, megaphones

THE Anambra State Government with the aim of achieving herd immunity against the Corona Virus pandemic has flagged off the COVID-19 mass vaccination campaigns in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 97 times

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Isiguzo, 150 other journalists to storm Anambra for media parley

NO fewer than 150 journalists, including the National President, Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Chris Isiguzo, will this weekend storm Awka for 2021 Anambra State Media... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 56 times

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Traditional ruler commends Gov. Obiano as Anambra airport begins operations

IGWE Oranu Chidume of Omor Kingdom in Ayamelum Local Government Area of Anambra has commended Gov. Willie Obiano as Anambra International cargo/passenger airport commenced flight operations... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 51 times

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Ugwuanyi has satisfied over 80 percent of Enugu people –Bishop

BISHOP of the Catholic Diocese of Enugu, Most Rev. Callistus Onaga, has commended Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State for the sacrifices he makes to ensure that... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 85 times

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World AIDS Day: Makinde’s wife declares support for victims

THE wife of Oyo State Governor, Tamunominini Makinde, has reaffirmed her commitment to the well-being of people living with HIV/AIDS, calling on World leaders to join hands... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 109 times

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Gov. Diri, Sylva commend NCDMB for sustaining growth in oil, gas

THE 10th  Practical Nigerian Content Forum which formally opened on Tuesday, November 30, saw many stakeholders in the oil and gas sector commending the Nigerian Content... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 months ago | seen 199 times

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EFFC's inelegant drama over Anambra Governor

NIGERIANS were dismayed that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, went a new low on Wednesday, November 24, 2021, when it sponsored media reports claiming... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 153 times

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2023: Yahaha Bello’s presidential bid and bailout controversy

WHEN speculations that Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State will contest for the presidential ticket of his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC) began to circulate last... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 97 times

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#Realnews2021lecture: Realnews in the eyes of others

Realnews celebrated its ninth anniversary on Thursday, November 18, 2021. Below is what Nigerians and readers of Realnews, who attended the event think of the online... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 214 times

Tags: Reverend Father Anthony Godonu, Rose Tammy- Willie, Olusegun Ogungbemide, Mike Omaliko, Ken Ugbechie,

Governor Obiano: In the Halo of History.

By James Eze RECEIVING the flag that made him the standard-bearer of APGA on Monday October 7, 2013, Chief Willie Obiano declared, “History will be kind to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 400 times

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Wike uges Nigerian Senate to protect Law school from politics

Nyesom Wike, governor of Rivers State, says the  bill in the National Assembly which seeks to establish two campuses of the Nigerian Law School in each... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 months ago | seen 122 times

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Fayemi felicitates with Prof Chukwuma Soludo

THE Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, has congratulated the candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in the November 6 governorship election, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo,... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 months ago | seen 130 times

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Obiano lauds Buhari for free, fair election in Anambra State

GOVERNOR Willie Obiano of Anambra State has praised President Muhamadu Buhari for making the November 6 gubernatorial election in the state which ended with the supplementary... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 months ago | seen 134 times

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APGA candidate reliable, focused says PG of Nkwelle Ezunaka

THE Caretaker President-General of Nkwelle Ezunaka, Mr Wilfred Okafor says the Governor-elect; Prof. Chukwuma Charles Soludo is a reliable and focused leader. ``He will take the state... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 78 times

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Direct primaries’ll overstretch INEC, says APC govs

PROGRESSIVES Governors Forum (PGF) has said adopting direct primaries by political parties would overstretch the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Chairman of the Forum, Governor Abubakar Bagudu of... Read more

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Come back to APGA, Governor enjoins defected party members

GOVERNOR Willie Obiano of Anambra State has urged all the defected members of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), to come back to the party in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 94 times

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Ortom congratulates Soludo on Anambra election win

BENUE State Governor Samuel Ortom has congratulated Prof Charles Chukwuma Soludo of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) on his victory at the November 6 Anambra... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 69 times

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“My victory reflects supreme will of God, people’s mandate” -Soludo

Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, the Governor-elect of Anambra State, says his victory reflects the supreme will of the Almighty God, as well as an overwhelming sacred mandate... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 89 times

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Delta, firm partner to establish tricycle factory

DELTA State Government and Stallion Auto Keke Limited on Tuesday, reached an agreement to establish tricycle manufacturing plant in the state. Chief Economic Adviser to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, Kingsley... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 59 times

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Ihiala LGA takes delivery of fire fighting truck

THE Ihiala Local Government Area has taken delivery of one fire fighting truck donated by the Anambra State Government.  The gesture was in fulfillment of Gov. Willie... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 189 times

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Anambra State declares two work-free days

THE Anambra State Government has declared Nov. 3 and 4 as work-free days to enable the people to prepare for the Anambra State Governorship polls. Gov. Willie... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 71 times

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Government inaugurates Egbengwu Ojideleke Health Centre at Nimo

THE Anambra State Government inaugurated a Health Centre at Nimo, Njikoka Local Government Area, LGA.  The Commissioner for Health, Vincent Okpala, while inaugurating the project, commended Sir... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 138 times

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Book on achievements of Gov. Obiano's wife launched in Awka

A book on the achievements of the wife of the Governor of Anambra State, Ebelechukwu Obiano programme in the past seven-year through her NGO, Caring Family... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 161 times

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Ozigbo, Anambra And Tomorrow

By Oseloka H. Obaze OFTEN, while the past is fraught with bleak history, the future is poignant with imponderables. That cliché fits well into Anambra States governance... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 403 times

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Lawyers call for immediate release of 18 Igbos unlawfully incarcerated

By Anthony Isibor Some lawyers in Anambra state have cried out over what they described as unlawful detention in correctional centers in Anambra state of Igbo men,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 88 times

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Fayemi presents 2022 Appropriation Bill to Assembly Oct. 28

EKITI Governor Kayode Fayemi will on Thursday, Oct. 28, present the 2022 state appropriation bill to the House of Assembly. The Chairman, House Committee on Media and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 98 times

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Uba accused to leading war against INEC chairman

THE Soludo Solidarity Group, one of the 34 groups campaigning for the victory of Professor Chukwuma Charles Soludo, the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) candidate in... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 669 times

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Soludo Campaign Mocks Andy Uba, APC Candidate

THE Chukwuma Soludo Gubernatorial Campaign has challenged Senator Andy Uba, purported candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the November 6, governorship candidate, to flag... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 180 times

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Gombe govt engages 15,000 facilitators for ‘Tsangaya Almajiri’ schools –Gov. Yahaya

THE Gombe state government has employed 15,000 facilitators to work in Tsangaya Almajiri schools across the state, the state governor, Inuwa Yahaya, has announced.   Yahaya stated this... Read more

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Maligning Ebelechukwu Obiano's reputation can't help Andy's sinking ambition 

THE All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, Campaign directorate has asked Senator Andy Ubah, candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, to stop maligning Ebelechukwu Obiano, wife... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 153 times

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PDP demands sack of 68 council caretaker committees

PEOPLES Democratic Party (PDP) has sued Osun State Governor Adegboyega Oyetola at the High Court in Osogbo, over the appointment of caretaker committees to manage the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 61 times

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Ihiala LGA lauds Obiano for solidarity

  ...urges him to tackle problems of roads and waste management   THE leaders of Ihiala Local Government Area have lauded Governor Willie Obiano for demonstrating solidarity with their... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 139 times

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APC Congresses: Amosun, others engaging in self-deceit, says Oladunjoye

THE newly-elected Publicity Secretary of the Ogun State Chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC), Tunde Oladunjoye, on Tuesday insisted that there was no parallel congress of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 107 times

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Edo Women group lauds Obaseki's appointment of Prof. Akoria as health commissioner

THE Edo Women’s Consultative Forum has commended  Governor Godwin Obaseki for appointing one of their daughters and a shining light in their community, Prof. Obehi Akoria,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 148 times

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Malami under pressure to unleash EFCC against Anambra govt officials

THERE are strong indications that the pressure which the All Progressives Congress (APC) gubernatorial candidate in the November 6 election in Anambra State, Senator Andy Uba,... Read more

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2022 Budget: Kogi Gov. Bello increases education allocation to 30%

GOVERNOR Yahaya Bello of Kogi says his Administration is increasing budgetary allocation to education sector from 20 per cent to 30 per cent in the 2022... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 85 times

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National convention: Fresh crisis hits S’West PDP

AHEAD of the October 30, 2021 national convention of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), fresh crisis has hit the party in the South West geo-political zone over... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 190 times

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Anambra presents N141.9bn budget for 2022

THE Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, has presented a budget estimate of N141.9 billion for the 2022 fiscal year as against N143.65 billion budget for 2021. The... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 181 times

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What Soludo did in 2017 to secure release of Nnamdi Kanu  

PROF. Chukwuma Soludo, candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, has said that he led 12- prominent Igbos to Abuja, for the release of leader... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 362 times

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Security forces repel attack by unknown gunmen

  ....ask people to report persons with Gunshots A COMBINED team of policemen and soldiers this afternoon repelled an attack by unknown gunmen at Odoata Primary School, Ihiala,... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 578 times

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Mustapha mourns Timothy Olawale, DG, NECA

BOSS Mustapha, secretary to the government of the federation, has received with shock and sadness, the death of Dr. Timothy Olawale, the Director General of the... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 221 times

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Bagudu wants cattle movement from Sahel to other African regions restricted

GOVERNOR Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State has advocated for a permanent framework to limit the movement of cattle from the Sahel to other regions in Africa.   Bagudu... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 126 times

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Boko Haram captures 500 communities in Shiroro – LG chairman

SULEIMAN Chakuba, chairman of the Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State, is worried over the incursion of Boko Haram terrorists, whom he said, have captured... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 337 times

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Nigerians who cannot afford medical treatment abroad do not deserve to die – Wike

RIVERS State Governor Nyesom Wike has said that Nigeria must strengthen public health institutions, saying Nigerians who cannot afford medical treatment abroad do not deserve to... Read more

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Soludo promises to tackle youth unemployment

THE flag bearer of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, in the Nov. 6 gubernatorial election in Anambra State, Prof Charles Chukwuma Soludo, has expressed worries... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 110 times

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Why today is the happiest day of Governor Zulum's Life

…as NNPC pledges to deliver Maiduguri power project on schedule PROF. Babagana Umara Zulum,  Borno State Governor, has described the groundbreaking ceremony of the Maiduguri and  Environs... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 552 times

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Insecurity: KDSG shuts telecoms services in parts of the state

THE Kaduna State Government on Wednesday announced the closure of telecommunications services in some part of the state, with effect from Sept. 30. The Commissioner of Internal... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 159 times

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Kebbi safe for tourists, investors – Dep. Gov.

KEBBI state Deputy Governor, retired Col. Samaila Dabai, says the state remains one of the most secured and safe haven for tourists and investors in the... Read more

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PDP Ward Congress: Makinde calls for unity among members

GOVERNOR Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, on Saturday, called for unity among members of the People's Democratic Party, PDP, in the state, declaring that aggrieved members... Read more

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What Nigeria requires to address infrastructure deficit — Emefiele

GODWIN Emefiele, governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, on Saturday, September 25, said that the federal government needed about US$100 billion annually to address... Read more

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Kaduna gov’s statement against southern govs devious –Akeredolu

CHAIRMAN of the Southern Governors’ Forum and Ondo Governor, Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu, has taken a swipe at his Kaduna State counterpart, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, for castigating southern... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 248 times

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Governor Emmanuel enacts Akwa Ibom State anti-open grazing law

  UDOM Emmanuel, Akwa Ibom State governor, on Wednesday, September 15, enacted a law to prohibit open rearing and grazing and provide for the establishment of ranches... Read more

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Igbo remember 28 persons killed in 2017 by Nigerian soldiers who raided  Nnamdi Kanu’s home

THE Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has successfully observed a sit-at-home peaceful protest to remember victims of the genocidal invasion of its leader’s compound at Afaraukwu... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 170 times

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Fintiri chairs PDP national convention organising committee  

THE Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has announced Adamawa Governor Ahmadu Fintiri as chairman of its 2021 National Convention Organising Committee and his Enugu counterpart, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 5 months ago | seen 268 times

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Abiodun buries father amidst emotional tribute

THE late  father of Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun, Emmanuel Abiodun, was  on Thursday interred in Iperu amidst emotional tribute from the governor.   Abiodun, in his tribute... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 5 months ago | seen 149 times

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Police arrest killers of 93-year Patriarch of ex-governor of Plateau, Dariye

THE operatives of the Intelligence Response Unit of the Nigeria Police Force have arrested eight (8) notorious high-profile kidnapping suspects indicted in Police investigations for the... Read more

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Anambra People Cannot Accept De-Marketing of their State

By C.Don Adinuba   AS the campaign for the November 6 gubernatorial election in Anambra State has started in earnest, it is understandable that some candidates and their... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 5 months ago | seen 196 times

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Anambra election 2021: It is a recruitment, not coronation exercise 

    LET us get this straight. Leadership is a serious task, it is trusting someone with responsibilities, leadership is not something for a mere status symbol or... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 5 months ago | seen 299 times

Tags: Dan Nwabunwanne Aniesi, Valentine Chineto Ozigbo, Gov. Willie Obiano,Gov. Peter Obi, INEC,

Anambra’s oil-bearing status:  A good fight

By C. Don Adinuba       WHEN he received on Tuesday, August 31, a letter from the Revenue Mobilization Allocation and Fiscal Commission pronouncing Anambra a petroleum-bearing state with... Read more

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Governor Ganduje commends NIMASA’s CSR project

GOV. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has said that the relief materials donated to Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, in the state by the Nigerian Maritime Administration... Read more

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Buhari pays tribute to ex-Ondo military governor, Abiola Olukoya

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with government and people of Ondo State and Ekiti  over the death of retired Rear Adm. Abiola  Olukoya,  who passed on at 72. This... Read more

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Zamfara govt. collaborates with FG to resettle IDPs

ZAMFARA State Governor,  Alhaji Bello Matawalle, says he is determined to collaborate with the National Commission for Refugees and Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) to resettle all... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 80 times

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Makinde mourns former General Olurin, Oyo military governor

  Seyi Makinde, governor of Oyo State, on Saturday, mourned the death of a former Military Administrator of the state, General Adetunji Idowu Olurin. Makinde, who described the... Read more

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Gov. Obiano swears in 11 permanent secretaries

ELEVEN permanent secretaries have been sworn in by the Anambra State Government in Awka. The permanent secretaries include Nwando Christy Obiano, Benedicta Ndidi Onuigbo, Ebele Okonkwo, Lazarus... Read more

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APGA inaugurates Soludo Campaign Council

THE All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) Friday inaugurated its National Campaign Council and Committees in Anambra, ahead of the Nov. 6 governorship poll. Gov. Willie Obiano, the... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 5 months ago | seen 141 times

Tags: Victor Oye, Dep. Gov. Nkem Okeke, the Governor’s Wife Mrs Ebele Obiano, APGA National Secretary, Mr Labaran Maku, and former APGA National Chairman, Sen. Victor Umeh

I Will Not Believe That EFCC And FG Are Fighting Corruption Till Theodore Orji And His Son Are Prosecuted — NBA-SPIDEL Chairman, Ubani

By Unini Chioma   *Says This Is Not The First Time Of Arresting Orji And Releasing Him Under Questionable Circumstances *Says EFCC Under Magu remained mute despite sufficient evidence Provided... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 365 times

Tags: Dr. Monday Ubani, has reacted to the arrest of the former governor of Abia State, Theodore Orji, and his son, Chinedu Orji, by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.

Wabote, Sanwo-Olu, Ogunsanya, Shell Nigeria, others win 2021 African Business Leadership Awards

…winners, runners-up to be decorated at the 6th Invest in Africa Summit 2021 (virtual) on September 16- 17 FOUR Nigerians and Shell Nigeria have emerged winners in... Read more

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Tags: Simbi Wabote, executive secretary of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Lagos State governor, Benedict Peters, chief executive officer of Aiteo Group, Segun Og

Senator Theodore Orji in EFCC's net over N48bn security votes

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has taken into custody a former Abia Governor, Sen. Theodore Orji and his son, Chinedu over alleged N48 billion... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 5 months ago | seen 207 times

Tags: Senator Theodore Orji, former governor of Abai State, EFCC, Ecological Fund, Chinedu Orji, Wilson Uwujaren, Ogbonna Orji, Sure-P funds