Abiola Ajimobi

How Ajimobi travelled to Abuja and never returned alive — Aide

Bolaji Tunji, the special adviser on communication and strategy to the late ex-Governor Abiola Ajimobi has penned a tribute for his late boss revealing how the politician made a journey of no-return from Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, to Abuja, Nigeria’s federal capital. He said it was during that fateful trip that the politician took […]

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Niger govt reactivates web portal with N41 million

The Niger State government on Thursday said it spent N41 million to reactivate its moribund web portal to enable it to carry on government businesses online. The state Commissioner for Tertiary Education, Science and Technology, Baba Aliyu, disclosed this during a press briefing in Minna. “The Niger State Government approved the sum of N41 million […]

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Nigeria to create new jobs to reduce effects of virus

President says youth to be engaged in special public works program aimed at cushioning effects of economic downturn Nigeria will create more than 700,000 jobs as part of a strategy to reduce the economic effects on the youth, the country’s president said on Friday. In a nationwide broadcast in celebration of Democracy Day, Muhammadu Buhari […]

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Amotekun: Balarabe Musa attacks Tinubu, Gani Adams, Soyinka

Former Governor of Old Kaduna State, Balarabe Musa, has criticised the Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, Gani Adams and the national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu. He said Tinubu belongs to a government that is showing lack of aptitude to govern Nigeria. Musa further slammed Nobel Laureate, Wole Soyinka […]

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El-Rufai reveals amount Buhari govt spent on power without ‘progress’

The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has disclosed that the Federal Government has spent a whooping sum of N1.7trillion on power in the last three years without much progress. El-Rufai made the disclosure while briefing journalists on the outcome of the National Economic Council, NEC, meeting presided over by the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo at […]

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Reps wants FG to include Almajiris in school-feeding programme

The House of Representatives has called on Vice President, Yemi Osibanjo to conduct headcounts of Almajiri and enrol them into the Homegrown school feeding programme. The call was part of the resolutions reached on a motion moved by Mansur Manu and 3 others on Thursday. The motion entitled, “Need to Eradicate child destitution and Remove […]

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NIGER CPS SAYS GOVERNMENT WILL WORK WITH NGOs WILLING TO ADD VALUE TO HUMANITY

The Chief Press Secretary (CPS) to the Niger State Governor, Mrs. Mary Noel Berje says the State Government is ready to work closely with all Non-Governmental Organizations that are willing to add value to humanity.Mrs. Noel Berje made the disclosure when she received, in audience, the Chairman Board of Trustees (BOT) of Dibri Emmanuel Foundation, […]

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Zamfara govt’s Director of Budget abducted

The Zamfara State Government has confirmed the kidnap of its Director of Budget, Alhaji Hamza Salihu. The confirmation was made in a statement by Yusuf Idris, the Director-General, Press Affairs to Gov. Bello Matawalle, in Gusau. “Zamfara State Governor, Dr Bello Matawallen, has described as terrible and disturbing, Sunday afternoon abduction of the state’s Director […]

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Nnamdi Kanu attacks Tinubu in new statement, issues strong warning to APC leader

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, on Tuesday, accused the National Leader of the All Progress Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, of spreading falsehood against the Igbo nation. The IPOP leader and Director of Radio Biafra, stated that Tinubu disappointed and disgraced the noble Yoruba ancestry, by allowing […]

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Supreme Court sacks APC senator, David Umaru

The Supreme Court has declared Mohammed Sani Musa winner of the Niger East senatorial election in the last National Assembly polls. The court, however, set aside the April 8, 2019 judgment of the Court of Appeal, Abuja, which declared Senator David Umaru the valid candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC. Umaru, an ex-Chairman, Senate […]

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