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President Mayardit of South Sudan Puts State, Local Government Formation on Hold Until TB Joshua Visits

President Salva Kiir Mayardit of South Sudan and Prophet TB Joshua 

President Salva Kiir Mayardit of South Sudan has said he will not “authorise the formation of local governments” until a proposed visit of Nigeria’s popular televangelist, Prophet TB Joshua, in January 2021, reports say. Speaking to ‘Sudans Post’, a senior government official stated President Mayardit would not agree to further actions on the contentious issue – even if the parties ...

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President Buhari Signs BOFI Act 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria BOFI

President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday, November 12, 2020 assented to the Banks and Other Financial Institutions Act 2020. According to a statement signed by presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu, the Act has repealed the extant Banks and Other Financial Institutions (BOFI) Act 1991 as amended. Garba Shehu noted that “this monumental piece of legislation is expected to enhance the ...

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Unveiling Ugwuanyi’s Infrastructural Rebirth in IMT Enugu

Unveiling Ugwuanyi’s Infrastructural Rebirth in IMT Enugu 1

By Chris Ugwuja, Nsukka In line with its concerted efforts to transform the foremost state-owned Institute of Management and Technology (IMT) Enugu, into a degree-awarding institution, the Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi administration, through the institute’s Governing Council under the leadership of Deaconess (Mrs.) Ifeoma Nwobodo and the Management led by the Rector, Prof. Austin Nweze, embarked on the construction of four ...

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Gombe Government Comes to Aid of Man Suffering Who Trekked from Gombe to Abuja to Celebrate PMB’s Victory

Governor of Gombe state, Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya

Following recent media reports on one Dahiru Buba, a native of Dukku Local Government area of the state who is suffering from limp ailment after he trekked from Gombe to Abuja to celebrate President Muhammadu Buhari’s victory in the 2019 presidential election, the Gombe State government has taken the man to a medical facility for diagnosis and treatment. It will ...

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Yellow Fever: Enugu Govt Begins Mass Vaccination, Fumigation of Communities

Gov Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State Government Properties yellow Fever

By Chris Ugwuja, Nsukka Enugu State government has commenced immediate mass vaccination for Yellow Fever in Ette and Umuopu communities in Igbo-Eze North Local Government Area of the state, after confirmation of the outbreak of the disease in the areas.   The state government has also commenced the immediate fumigation of the affected communities against the mosquito vector with the ...

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#EndSARS: Enugu City Gets over 194 Modern Bus Shelters

Enugu City Gets over 194 Modern Bus Shelters

The Enugu State Government has began reconstruction of bus shelters destroyed by hoodlums who hijacked the recent EndSARS Protests in the state. To this end, Enugu City has gotten over 194 modern bus shelters in place of the previous ones. This is even as the Chairman of Enugu Capital Territory Development Authority (ECTDA), Dr. Josef Umunnakwe Onoh, who spoke on ...

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CNPP Mourns As Its National Chairman, Alhaji Balarabe Musa Dies At 85

Alhaji Balarabe Musa

The umbrella body of all registered political parties and political associations in in Nigeria, the Conference Of Nigeria Political Parties (CNPP) has announced the death of its national chairman, Alhaji Balarabe Musa who passed away in the early hours of Wednesday at the age of 85. A statement signed by its Secretary General, Chief Willy Ezugwu said “the death is ...

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Operation Delta Hawk Will Be Operationalised December – Okowa

Nigerian Security Forces Army and Police Patrol

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State on Tuesday, expressed optimism that the state’s security outfit, Operation Delta Hawk, would commence operation before the 2020 Yuletide.   The governor made this known at a meeting with traditional rulers and religious leaders at the Unity Hall, Government House, Asaba, and said that necessary equipment to make the outfit operational had been procured. ...

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Gombe First Lady, Hajiya Asma’u Yahaya Flags-Off Outreach to Provide Broad Medical Care to Women, Children

Gombe First Lady Flags-Off Outreach to Provide Broad Medical Care to Women, Children

In a bid to complement the state government’s efforts at mproving health care service delivery among women and children across communities, Jewel Care Foundation, a brain child of Gombe State first lady, Hajiya Asma’u Inuwa Yahaya has organized a two-day medical outreach to provide succour to the most vulnerable in the state.   While launching the exercise at the Conference ...

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Yuletide: Gov. Ugwuanyi Offers Free Transportation to Returning Enugu Indigenes

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi Enugu Ezike free transportation

…As Free Transportation Includes More States Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has approved free transportation for indigenes of the state who reside in other parts of the country and intend returning home to celebrate the festive season with their loved ones. The governor’s approval was contained in a statement by the Managing Director of Enugu State Transport Company (ENTRACO), ...

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Group Wants Lekki Massacre Perpetrators Brought to Justice

Shot EndSARS advocate Lekki Massacre Stain Nigerian Flag

… Commends Lagos State Government’s Panel on EndSARS, Lekki Massacre A group under the aegis of the Academic Forum of the Islamic Movement has called for persecution of the perpetrators of the alleged killing of unarmed protesters at Lekki Toll Gate in Lagos State on October 20, 2020, which has come to be referred to as the Lekki Massacre. According ...

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