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Monthly Archives: May 2019

440 Voters Cast 955 Votes in FUOYE’s Governing Council Election

The election of Congregation Representatives into the Governing Council of Federal University, Oye, Ekiti, was on Friday cancelled following allegation of manipulation and rigging...

Ajimobi, Ex-Deputy, Others Declare Assets

The State Director of the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) Oyo State, Moses Atolagbe, says 90 per cent of political office holders in the...

Federal Government Declares Public Holidays for Eid-Al -Fitr Celebration

The Federal Government has declared Tuesday 4th and Wednesday 5th June, 2019 as public holidays to mark the Muslim Eid-Al-Fitr celebration. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry...

Three Days in Power: Governor Babagana Zulum has Started Well By Mohammed...

There is this popular saying that says "all is well that ends well".  The change of baton of leadership in the state which took...

Taraba APC Youth Forum Demands Inclusion of the State in APC...

Taraba Youth Stakeholders Forum, an umbrella body of All Progressives Congress youth support groups in Taraba State, has called for the inclusion of Taraba...

EFCC Arrests Director for Allegedly Stealing N30 Million HIV/AIDS Funds

Operatives of Uyo Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested one Dr. Nkereuwem Etok Akpan, Director and Project Manager...

Sanwo-Olu Chief of Staff, Deputy Chief of Staff.

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Friday  announced the appointment of his chief of staff and deputy chief of staff. In a statement signed...

ANCOPSS Urges Gov Bala Mohammed to Overhaul Secondary Education...

The Bauchi State Chapter of the All Nigeria Confederation of Principals of Secondary Schools has requested the newly sworn in Governor of the state,...

Alleged Age Falsification: Court Dismisses Suit Against Acting CJN

Justice Danlami Senchi of the FCT High Court, Jabi on Friday dismissed a suit, accusing Justice Tanko Mohammed, the acting Chief Judge of Nigeria...

Gov. Okowa Appoints SSG, Chief of Staff

Delta State Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Friday appointed Mr Chiedu Ebie as the Secretary to the State Government. The governor also appointed Olorugun...

Buhari Reacts to Death of PENGASSAN President

President Muhammadu Buhari has reacted to the death of the President of Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN), Francis Johnson. In...

Nigerians Now Poorest People in the World – The Economist

The Economist magazine has disclosed that Nigerians have become the poorest citizens of a country in the whole world, under the first term in...

9th Speaker: Gbajabiamila is Buhari’s choice – El Rufai

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El Rufai has revealed that Femi Gbajabiamila is President Muhammadu Buhari’s choice for the position of the speaker of the...

Bauchi Gov Orders Immediate Payment of All out Standing Salaries

To ameliorate the hardship of Bauchi State civil servants and their immediate families,  Governor Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed, has ordered the state  accountant general to...

Makinde Proscribes NURTW in Oyo

The Oyo State Government on Friday proscribed the activities of the state chapter of the National Union of Road Transport Workers. The action followed alleged...

Money Laundering: Justice Ajumogobia Hospitalised

A Federal High Court in Lagos was on Friday informed that embattled Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia facing money laundering charges is currently on admission in...

PENGASSAN President, Francis Johnson, is Dead

The President, Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria, Mr. Francis Johnson, has died. Johnson, The PUNCH learnt, died in the wee hours...

Gov. Sanwo-Olu Appoints Six New Perm Secs, Media Aide

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has approved the appointment of six new permanent secretaries in the state public service with effect from June...

LG Dissolution: Makinde Already Creating Crisis For Himself ― Oyo APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State has expressed dismay over what it described as “myriad of disappointing actions” already taken by Governor...

Ladoja Explains Absence at Makinde’s Inauguration

Former Oyo State Governor Rashidi Ladoja on Thursday clarified that he could not attend Governor Seyi Makinde’s inauguration on Wednesday because he was bereaved...

President Buhari Mourns Journalism Icon, Animasaun

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed deep sadness over the death of iconic journalist, Kola Animasaun ,who died at the of 79. Buhari , in a...

Buhari Mourns Gomwalk

President Muhammadu has described late Prof. Umaru Gomwalk as a dedicated and creative public servant as he condoled with the family of the deceased,...

House of Reps Ends Legislative Business, Holds Valedictory Sitting June 6

The 8th Assembly of the House of Representatives Thursday ended the legislative business of the session, after a long plenary. This followed the adjournment of...

Bauchi Gov to Work with Technocrats in Implementing Economic Blueprint...

Towards boosting the revenue base and creating  employment opportunities for its citizens,  Bauchi State government has revealed its plan  to harness its economic potentials...

Senate Holds Valedictory Session June 6

The Senate on Thursday announced it has concluded its business  for the session and adjourned till June 6 for valedictory, to mark the end...

APC Stalwart to Oshiomhole: Quit APC Chairmanship.

Former Governor of old Sokoto state, Malam Yahaya Abdulkarim on Thursday threw his weight behind the call for Oshiomhole to step down as the...

Five Aggrieved APC Aspirants Want New Borno Governor Sacked

Five aspirants of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Borno on Thursday challenged the candidature of the Governor, Babagana Zullum, in a pre-election appeal...

Shittu Calls for Oshiomhole’s Resignation

Immediate past Minister of Communication, Adebayo Shittu has thrown his weight behind the call for the resignation of the National Chairman of the All...

Adeleke Qualified to Contest Osun Gov Polls, Appeal Court Rules

The Court of Appeal in Abuja on Thursday ruled that Senator Ademola Adeleke was qualified to contest the September 2018 governorship election. A three-man panel...

Gov. Bala Appoints Sabi Baba SSG

Bauchi State Governor, Sen Mohammed Abubakar Bala, has announced the appointment of Alhaji Sabi' u Baba as the Secretary to the State Government. This was...

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