Governance

Gov. Ugwuanyi Appoints Dr. Ezugwu as Chief of Protocol

Gov. Ugwuanyi appoints Dr. Ezugwu as Chief of Protocol

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, on Monday, appointed Dr. Barth Ezugwu as the Chief of Protocol, Government House, Enugu. Dr. Ezugwu is the immediate past Transition Committee Chairman of Uzo-Uwani Local Government Area and a former Commissioner for Transport in the state. He also served as a Senior Special Assistant (SSA) on Youths Mobilization and Empowerment as well as ...

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Senator Ekwunife Hosts Anambra State PDP LG, Ward Chairmen

Senator Ekwunife hosts Anambra State PDP LG, Ward Chairmen

…As Ekwunife Calls for Stakeholders’ Dialogue to Foster Party Unity The Senator representing Anambra Central Senatorial District and a frontline Governorship Aspirant for the 2021 Governorship election, Senator Uche Ekwunife on Saturday met with the Local Governments and Wards Chairmen of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The meeting was in line with her aspiration to contest the 2021 Governorship election ...

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Why Obaseki Deserves Second Term, Real Estate Developers Reveal

Edo State Gov Godwin Obaseki

…Hail Governor’s Sterling Performance Real estate developers in Edo State have declared their support for the reelection bid of the state governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, lauding the governor’s uncommon reforms and policies that have opened up the real estate sector. The developers, under the aegis of Edo Land Developers, expressed confidence that the governor will emerge victorious in the September ...

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Southern Kaduna: Police Arrest Several Protesters

Police react to residents sos

…Says They Were Not Informed About Protest An unspecified number of protesters were on Saturday arrested by the Kaduna State police command over the peaceful protest carried out by the people of Southern Kaduna over in the area. Findings by Tribune Online gathered that the protesters stormed the refinery junction at Sabo in black attires holding green leaves to An ...

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Obaseki Trains 100 Emergency Response Workers to Strengthen Health Sector

Gov Godwin Obaseki

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said his administration is boosting the capacity of the state’s health sector to respond to emergencies with the training of 100 health emergency response workers. These are expected to provide quality and affordable healthcare services to victims of accidents and cardiovascular diseases. The governor said this when he visited healthcare providers undergoing ...

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COVID-19: Gombe Government to Spend N2bn on Youths, Women Empowerment

Governor Inuwa Yahaya of gombe state nbais

…As Gombe Govt Provided N500mn for Micro and Small-Scale Businesses Recovery Gombe State Government has earmarked N2 billion to empower youths and women across the state, the Commissioner for Finance and Economic Development, Mr. Muhammad Magaji, has said. Magaji, in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), on Thursday in Gombe, said the fund was to help cushion ...

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RevolutionNow: DSS Rearrests Bakare, 2 Others in Osogbo as Lagos Protester Speaks from Detention

Bakare, 2 others arrested by dss in osogo

A year after his earlier arrest and long incarceration in custody of the Department of State Services (DSS), the Convener of #RevolutionNow in Osun State, Olawale Bakare, has been rearrested by operatives of the DSS in Oshogbo the state capital. Bakare, a human rights activist, pro-democracy campaigner, and a former presidential candidate, Omoyele Sowore were on August 4, 2019 arrested ...

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NewsFlash: Agba Jalingo, 18 Other Activists Arrested at @RevolutionNow Protest

Agba Jalingo Arrested Revolutionnow

…As Police, DSS Disperse Abuja Protesters Veteran journalist Agba Jalingo and 18 other activists have been arrested by the Nigeria Police Force at the August 5, 2020 @RevolutionNow protest on the anniversary of the ordered by its convener, Omoyele Sowore to protest worsening economic and security situation in Nigeria. The journalist is currently detained at Area “F” Police Station in ...

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Shaibu: Akoko Edo People Should Ask Deputy Speaker, Idiaye, for Share of Oshiomhole’s N40m Defection Largesse

Adams Oshiomhole Edo

The Edo State Deputy Governor, Rt. Hon. Comrade Philip Shaibu, has called on the people of Akoko-Edo Local Government Area (LGA) to ask their representatives at the state’s House of Assembly, Hon. Yekini Idiaye and Hon. Emmanuel Agbaje, for their share of the N40 million given to each of them by the former national chairman of the All Progressives Congress ...

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EXCLUSIVE: More Trouble for Akpabio, Indicted NDDC C’ttee Members as CNPP Rallies Civil Society Groups

Senator Godswill Akpabio

There is in the offing, a strong civil society media advocacy, which may involve a protracted civil disobedience as the Conference of Nigeria Political Parties (CNPP) rallies stakeholders and political activists to take united decision on the fate of the Minister of Nigeria Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio and the indicted members of the Professor Keme Pondei-led Interim Management Committee ...

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