Tag: Former Governor

INEC finally issues certificate of return to Rochas Okorocha

admin- June 12, 2019

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will appeal the judgment directing it to issue a Certificate of Return to former Governor of Imo, ... Read More

Former Ekiti State Governor, Fayose Reports at EFCC

Henry Solomon- October 16, 2018

Former Governor of Ekiti state, Mr Ayodele Fayose, on Tuesday reported at the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Abuja in accordance with his promise. ... Read More

Taraba Ex-Governor Jolly Nyame Bags 14 Years for Corruption

Henry Solomon- May 30, 2018

An FCT High Court on Wednesday convicted and sentenced former Taraba Gov. Jolly Nyame to 14 years’ imprisonment with no option of fine over N1.64 ... Read More

Former Osun Governor, Oyinlola Resigns as NIMC Chairman

Henry Solomon- May 10, 2018

A former governor of Osun, Mr. Olagunsoye Oyinlola, has resigned his appointment as the Chairman of National Identity Management Commission (NIMC). Oyinlola, in a resignation ... Read More

Oshiomhole Calls on FG Review Nigeria’s Tax Laws

Henry Solomon- March 7, 2018

Former Edo Governor, Mr  Adams Oshiomhole has called for a review of the Nigeria’s tax laws for an effective tax administration. Oshiomole, also a former ... Read More

Tinubu At 65, A Dogged Fighter For Democracy – Dogara

Henry Solomon- March 28, 2017

The Speaker, House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, has described Sen. Bola Tinubu, a former governor of Lagos, as a dogged fighter for democracy. In ... Read More

Why We Invite Suswam For Interrogations ~ DSS

Abdul Jimoh- February 27, 2017

Tony OPUIYO, Abuja; The Department of State Services (DSS) wishes to inform the public that on 24th February, 2017, between 2100 hours and 0242 hours, ... Read More

Court Dismisses Former Taraba State Governor’s No-Case Submission

Henry Solomon- February 14, 2017

Jolly Nyame, a former governor of Taraba State, has been ordered by a Federal Capital Territory, FCT High Court, Gudu, to begin his defence on ... Read More

Ibori Returns Home After Jail Term

Henry Solomon- February 4, 2017

Former governor of Delta state, James Onanefe Ibori has returned to Nigeria. He arrived early today in Abuja with a British Airways flight and is ... Read More

Fintiri ‘Spent’ N2.8billion in Boko Haram Ravaged LG ~ Witness

Abdul Jimoh- January 26, 2017

Ahamdu Fintiri, Former Governor Of Adamawa State Wilson Uwujaren, Abuja; Trial of a former governor of Adamawa State, Ahmadu Fintiri, got underway on Thursday January ... Read More

President Buhari Mourns AbdulKadir Kure Former Niger State Governor

AMT Tanimu- January 9, 2017

Femi Adesina, Abuja: President Muhammadu Buhari extends heartfelt condolences to the government and people of Niger State on the passing of former governor, Engr. Abdulkadir ... Read More

Court Admits More Exhibits Against Nyako And Son

Henry Solomon- November 30, 2016

Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Tuesday, November 29,  has accepted documents as exhibits against a former governor of Adamawa State, ... Read More

EFCC Closes Its Case Against A Former Nasarawa State Governor

Henry Solomon- June 23, 2016

The trial of a former governor of Nasarawa State, Aliyu Akwe Doma, and two others, continued on June 23, 2016, with the Economic and Financial ... Read More

Group Rejects PDP Zoning Of The National Chairmanship To The North-East

Henry Solomon- May 5, 2016

A group, Peoples Democratic Party Concerned Leaders on Wednesday said zoning of the party's national chairmanship position to the North-East was inconsistent with the original ... Read More

President Goodluck Jonathan In Lagos On A Two-Day Private Visit

Henry Solomon- October 6, 2014

By Segun Lawole President Goodluck Jonathan is in Lagos on a two-day visit.   The President accompanied by his aides was received at the Murtala ... Read More