Ahmed Gulak’s death calculated to instigate the Northerners against the Igbos – Gov. Akeredolu

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu  of Ondo state has described the murder of Ahmed Gulak’ as senseless and wicked, saying it was calculated to Instigate the Northerners against the Igbos. The former Presidential aide was murdered on his way to catch a flight at Sam Mbakwe International Airport. Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo state openly condemned the […]

Lagos to feed schoolchildren with N11bn

The Lagos State Government on Monday said N11bn had been budgeted for its Snacks for Thought programme. It explained that the Snacks for Thought programme was created to complement the home grown school feeding programme of the Federal Government, which covered only pupils in primary one to primary three. The government added that its feeding […]

Governor Wike offers to resign from office, explains reason

The Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike, says he would resign from office if Rotimi Amaechi can mention any federal project he has attracted to Rivers since 2015 when he (Amaechi) became the minister of transportation. The governor made the statement on Saturday, May 22, in Port Harcourt, when he welcomed some chieftains All Progressives Congress […]

Former Kwara state Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed released after two nights in EFCC custody

Former Governor of Kwara state, Abdulfatah Ahmed has been released after spending two nights in the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) custody. Ahmed who was grilled over alleged diversion of N9billion from the coffers of Kwara State government during his tenure as governor of the state between 2011 and 2019, was detained by the operatives of the […]

Governor Abiodun suspends aide arrested in the US for $350k unemployment benefit fraud

Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun has ordered the suspension of his Senior Special Assistant, Abidemi Rufai, over his involvement in wire fraud in the U.S. The suspension was confirmed by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Kunle Somorin on Tuesday. Somorin said that Rufai is an appointee of the Ogun State Government while […]

Governorship Election: Victor Umeh backs Soludo’s Aspiration

Senator Victor Umeh, former National Chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), has given his backing to the governorship aspiration of Prof Charles Soludo, former Central Bank of Nigeria, (CBN), governor. Umeh said that Soludo as an experienced expert had a lot to offer to go by his remarkable contributions in rebuilding Nigeria economy. […]

Nasarawa Gov N20.2bn Supplementary Budget To Assembly

The Nasarawa State Governor Abdullahi on Wednesday presented a supplementary budget of N20.2bn 2020 to the state House of Assembly for consideration and approval. The Majority Leader of the House, Tanko Tunga, who represented the governor presented the supplementary Appropriation bill during the House proceedings in Lafia. According to the speaker of the House of […]

Governor Apologises For Mistakenly Releasing Rapist

Bauchi State governor, Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed, has warned perpetrators of gender based violence and rapists inside the state, he additionally apologised to Bauchi women for mistakenly granting pardon to a rapist. The governor read the Act on Tuesday night while he entertained members of the Bauchi State Action Committee on Sexual and Gender Based Violence, […]

Supreme Court upholds Governor Bello’s election

The Supreme Court has on Monday upheld the election that saw Yahaya Bello of Kogi State as governor. Nigeria’s apex court dismissed the appeal by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate, Musa Wada which was submited, challenging the outcome of the state governorship election held on November 16, 2019, Vanguard reports. The court upheld the judgement of […]