Governance

Poverty and Power in Perspective (2)

Poverty and Power in Perspective

Article, Poverty and Power in Perspective Continued from Here By Rohit Singh, India …Yes money is needed to live life, but is that the only thing a poor man needs? “Poverty is not being without money,but being without hope”. The most important thing we need in poverty is hope. Hope for better life; hope for enlightenment, hopes of better education ...

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Delta Leaders Call for Calm As Unknown Assailants Storm Oleh, Ozoro Communities

Chairman of Isoko North Local Government Council, Hon. Emmanuel Egbabor

Delta State council leaders have called for calm as reports that scores of Oleh and Ozoro communities indigenes have been killed in their bushes on Thursday by yet to be identified assailants while investigation is ongoing to unravel the attackers. The Chairman Isoko North Local Government Council, Hon. Emmanuel Egbabor appealed to the people of Oleh and Ozoro communities to ...

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Oyo Govt. Appreciates NGO for Renovating School Buildings

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State SDGs

…As OYOSUBEB Distributes Motorcycles, Office tools to Quality Assurance Officers By James Ezema A Non-Profit Organisation, Junior Chambers International renovated two Blocks of classrooms in Seventh Day Adventist Primary School, Ibadan, under the Oyo State Adopt-a-school project. Mr. Sanmi Abiodun, the President of JCI Ibadan Elite, made this known today during the commissioning of the project, adding that the Organisation ...

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Gov. Ugwuanyi Addresses #EndSARS Protesters, Calls for a Minute Silence for Departed Souls

Gov. Ugwuanyi Addresses #EndSARS Protesters, Calls for a Minute Silence for Departed Souls 1

…Thanks #EndSARS Advocates for Peaceful Conduct Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, on Friday, addressed youths of the state who visited him at the Government House, Enugu, to press further their demand for the #EndPoliceBrutality in Nigeria, lending his support to the state government’s position as earlier presented by his deputy, Hon. Mrs. Cecilia Ezeilo, on Tuesday, as well as ...

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935 Persons Benefit from Mrs Obiano’s Palliatives in Idemmili North, South

Chief Mrs Ebelechukwu Obiano

Mrs Obiano’s Efforts Hailed About nine hundred and thirty-five less privileged and physically challenged persons from Idemili North and South Local Government Areas of Anambra State received palliative support on 12th October 2020 as wife of the Governor of Anambra State, Dr (Mrs.) Ebelechukwu Obiano (Osodieme), continued her 2020 LGA tour in the areas. The beneficiaries from the Mrs Obiano’s ...

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#ENDSARS Protests: Consequence of Leadership Failure – Okowa

#ENDSARS Protests: Consequence of Leadership Failure - Okowa 3

Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Tuesday said ongoing nationwide protests for an end to police brutality in the country was a reflection of leadership and family failures over the years.   Okowa stated this while addressing the protesters at Government House, Asaba, and said that there wouldn’t have been need for the protests if leaders were accountable to ...

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#ENDSARS: Presidential Panel on Police Reforms Approves 5-point Demand of Protesters

#EndSARS Protesters Lekki Massacre

Following directives by President Muhammadu Buhari on dissolution of Special Anti-Robbery Squad and immediate response to yearnings of citizens, the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, convened a meeting with stakeholders, agreeing to meet demands, which include halting use of force against protesters and unconditional release of arrested citizens. The meeting, organized by the Office of the Inspector General of ...

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Gombe Government Lauds JIBWIS over Establishment of As-Salam University

Gombe Government Lauds JIBWIS over Establishment of As-Salam University

…Pledges Support to the Institution Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya says Gombe state Government will partner and support the proposed As-salam Global University, Hadejia initiated by the Sheikh Abdullahi Bala Lau-led Jama’atu Izalatil Bid’a wa’ikamatis sunnah, JIBWIS. The Governor made the remarks at the foundation laying ceremony of the institution in Hadejia, Jigawa state. Governor Yahaya, who was represented by the ...

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Okowa Breaks Silence on Disbandment of #SARS

Ifeanyi Okowa speak Food bank

The Governor of Delta, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has commended the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, for the disbandment of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigeria Police Force. The governor noted in a statement personally signed by him in Asaba, that the disbandment of SARS was a decisive and prompt way by the IGP in responding to the ...

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NYCN Harps on Significance of International Day of the Girl

NYCN Celebrates International Day of the Girl Child

The Lagos State chapter of the National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) has restated the significance of the International Day of the Girl, thanking Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu for driving pro-adolescent girls programmes for the state. The NYCN Lagos State acknowledged the importance of the International Day of the Girl, saying that more than 12 million girls are married before age ...

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#EndSARS Protest: IPC Knocks Police over Brutality against Journalist

Journalist Francis Ogbonna, a Cameraman with Arise Television

By James Ezema The International Press Centre (IPC) Lagos-Nigeria, has condemned the unwarranted assault and attack by officers of the Nigeria Police Force on Francis Ogbonna, a Cameraman with Arise Television, on Sunday in Abuja. According to reports, the police attacked and brutalized Ogbonna while interviewing protesters on an #EndSARS rally at Abuja. A video recording by the victim and his ...

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