Tag: Deputy Governor

Impeachment saga: Ondo Assembly suspends Deputy Speaker as Majority Leader resigns

Abdul Jimoh- July 8, 2020

The Ondo State House of Assembly, on Wednesday, suspended the Deputy Speaker, Mr Iroju Ogundeji, for alleged gross misconduct, while the Majority Leader, Mr Jamiu ... Read More

COVID-19: Bauchi Deputy Governor Tests Negative of Coronavirus

Henry Solomon- June 10, 2020

Mr Baba Tela, Deputy Governor of Bauchi State who tested positive to Coronavous about a week ago has tested negative for the virus and discharged. ... Read More

Kogi State Deputy Governor, Achuba Impeached

Henry Solomon- October 18, 2019

The Deputy Governor of Kogi, Mr Simon Achuba, has been impeached. Mr Achuba was impeached by members of the Kogi State House of Assembly on ... Read More

Kano State Govt. secures $95m agriculture loan

admin- May 23, 2019

Mallam Nasiru Gawuna, Deputy Governor, Kano State, says the state has secured 95 million dollar loan from the Islamic Development Bank in Saudi Arabia to ... Read More

APC scales first hurdle at Ekiti governorship tribunal

admin- August 6, 2018

Ekiti Governorship Tribunal By Opeyemi Aremu-Gbemiro The All Progressives Congress (APC) appears to have recorded its first victory at the Election Petition Tribunal sitting in ... Read More

LASU Land: Ambode reduces cost to trespassers by 67%

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 1, 2018

The Lagos State Government says it has reduced the cost to trespassers of the Lagos State University (LASU) land at Ojo by 67 percent. Gov. ... Read More

Leaders Must be Held Accountable for Their Deeds – Philip Shaibu

Henry Solomon- May 29, 2018

The Deputy Governor of Edo, Philip Shaibu, has called on Nigerian to endeavour to always hold those in leadership positions accountable for their services to ... Read More

Bauchi State Deputy Governor Resigns

Henry Solomon- May 24, 2018

Bauchi State Deputy Governor, Alhaji Nuhu Gadado on Wednesday tendered his resignation letter as confirmed by some of his aides. Mr Yakubu Adamu, his Special ... Read More

Kogi Sets Up Panel To Probe Violence In Three Communities

Abdul Jimoh- April 17, 2018

  Kogi Government has set up a 13-member Judicial Panel of Inquiry into the recent bloody civil disturbances in Ognae-Nigwu, Ojuwo -Ajimadi and Agbenema-Ife communities ... Read More

Women Group Wants Vice President Position, 35% Affirmative Action In 2019 Elections

Henry Solomon- October 27, 2017

The National Council of Women Societies (NCWS), Nigeria, on Friday advocated for positions of Vice President, Deputy Governors and Vice Chairmen of Local Government to ... Read More

Exclusive Profile of Aisha Ahmad Nee Ndanusa, The New CBN Deputy Governor

Tanimu- October 6, 2017

Aisha Ahmad is also known at home as Aisha Ahmad Nee Ndanusa, she was Born to the family of Alhaji Umaru Ndanusa, former Chairman Peugeot ... Read More

RE: Central Bank of Nigeria Deputy Governor Arrested

Tanimu- October 5, 2017

Olalekan Ajayi, Abuja: The attention of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has been drawn to a newspaper report alleging that one of its Deputy ... Read More

EFCC Arraigns Edo Deputy Governor’s Brother for N9.3 million Fraud

Abdul Jimoh- October 17, 2016

Arraigned Suspect, Joseph Ovbokhan Odubu Wilson Uwujaren, Abuja; The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Monday October 17, 2016, arraigned one Joseph Ovbokhan Odubu ... Read More

Magaji Abdullahi Was One Of Nigeria’s Finest Engineer – President Buhari

Abdul Jimoh- July 25, 2016

Garba Shehu; Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has mourned the passing of prominent politician and former Deputy Governor of Kano State, Senator, (Engr.) Magaji Abdullahi, describing ... Read More

NLC Demands Refund of Illegal Salaries from Ex-Governors, Senators and Others

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 14, 2016

We are saddened by the recent revelations that not less than 21 governors and deputy governors are Senators or Ministers and drawing billions of Naira ... Read More

Kogi State Raises Alert Over Rising Water Level In River Niger

Henry Solomon- September 17, 2015

Once again, in its proactive posture in recent times, residents of the nine flood prone Local Government Areas of Kogi State have been advised to ... Read More