PRESS RELEASE 15th July, 2019 The Secretary to the Government of Niger State (SSG), Ahmed Ibrahim Matane has reaffirmed the present administration’s commitment to boost agricultural activities in the State. Ahmed Matane disclosed this when he received a delegation from the Universal Resource Development, Abuja led by Dr. James Young in his Office. The SSG explained […]

NUJ hails Gbajabiamila, Wase over appointment of her members

The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ),  Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Correspondents’ Chapel has commended the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila and his deputy, Hon. Ahmed Idris Wase for appointing its members as his media aides. In a statement issued Sunday in Abuja and jointly signed by the Chairman of the Chapel, […]

Chaos as suspected herdsmen kill farmer in Ogun community

Residents of Adao community in Alabata area of Odeda Local Government in Ogun sstate on Sunday, were thrown into confusion as one of their own was killed by suspected herdsmen. The 49-year-old farmer, Rafiu Showemimo, was stabbed in the neck by suspected herdsmen on his way back home from the farm around 12 noon. The […]

The Oyo State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Shina Olukolu, has confirmed the death of one person, when some motorcyclists staged a protest to register their grievances after a police man allegedly shot one of their colleagues in Ibadan. DAILY POST recalls that scores of commercial motorcyclists plying the Iwo Road-Olodo in Ibadan, the state capital, […]

New minimum wage: Organized labour threatens FG over lack of commitment to paying N30,000

Organised labour has raised doubts over federal government’s commitment to the implementation of the new N30,000 minimum wage. President of Trade Union Congress, TUC, Quadri Olaleye, threatened that organised labour may be forced to take industrial action over the delay in the payment of the new minimum wage. Speaking to reporters in Lagos yesterday, Olaleye […]

Why Nigeria must adopt community policing – Atiku

Atiku Abubakar, the People Democratic Party, PDP, 2019 presidential candidate, on Monday highlighted why Nigeria must adopt community policing. He pointed out that community policing has the capacity to stem out the tide of insecurity ravaging the country. In a series of tweets, Abubakar wrote: “When I was a child, Nigeria had little crime. We […]

Moghalu claims Buhari’s government ‘weak’ over insecurity

A presidential candidate in the 2019 presidential election, Prof. Kingsley Moghalu has said the responses of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration to the rising spate of violence and insecurity in Nigeria is “weak”. Moghalu stated this while appearing on Channels TV’s Sunday Politics. The Young Progressives Party (YPP) chieftain said, “The responses to the security […]