Tag: Local Government

UN Women Honours Candido as a ‘He-For-She’ Champion

Henry Solomon- November 6, 2019

UN Women on Tuesday honoured Mr Abdullahi Candido, the Chairman, Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC), as a ‘HeForShe’ champion for his contributions to women empowerment ... Read More

Video: 7 Million Disbursed to Youth and Women in Katsina

Henry Solomon- December 10, 2018

Seven (7) Million Naira was disbursed as interest free loan to 700 Youth and Women trained in cosmetology and other trades on completion of their ... Read More

Adamawa Assembly Okays N5b Loan to Pay LG Salary Arrears

Henry Solomon- November 14, 2018

Adamawa House of Assembly on Wednesday granted approval to Gov. Muhammadu Bindow’s request to source for N5 billion loan from UBA Plc to pay salary ... Read More

APC Rates Bwari Area Council High on Capital Projects

Henry Solomon- August 9, 2018

The All Progressives Congress (APC), Federal Capital Territory (FCT) chapter, has scored the Bwari Area Council high on capital projects. The chairman of the party, ... Read More

Kano Govt. Dispatches Health Officials to Bebeji in The Wake of Cholera Outbreak

Henry Solomon- August 6, 2018

The Kano State Government has dispatched a team of health personnel to Bebeji Local Government Area of the state where an outbreak of suspected cholera ... Read More

RIFAN Predicts Bumper Rice Harvest in Adamawa

Henry Solomon- July 31, 2018

The Adamawa chapter of the Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN) says it is optimistic of a bumper harvest in the 2018 crop season following ... Read More

37,000 people Benefit from Conditional Cash Transfer scheme in Taraba — Official

Henry Solomon- July 4, 2018

Thirty-seven thousand poor people across the six Local Government areas of Taraba are benefiting from the Federal Government’s Social Intervention programme, says Mr. Skepra Useni, ... Read More

Lawyer Cautions Adamawa Assembly Against Tenure Elongation of LGC Chairmen

Henry Solomon- June 4, 2018

A legal practitioner in Yola, Mr. Sunday Wugira, has cautioned Adamawa House of Assembly against conceding to the request of elected council chairmen in the ... Read More

Cholera Outbreak Extends to Two More LGAs in Adamawa – Ministry of Health

Henry Solomon- June 4, 2018

The cholera outbreak in Mubi North and Mubi South Local Government Areas of Adamawa has extended to Hong and Maiha local governments in the state. ... Read More

Kaduna Government Warns Flash Points of Imminent Flood

Henry Solomon- May 22, 2018

Kaduna State Government has warned of an imminent flood in five local government areas of the state. Malam Abdullahi Rigasa, the General Manager, Kaduna Environmental ... Read More

Another Killer Herdsman Captured in Benue

Henry Solomon- May 2, 2018

Troops have captured another killer herdsman in the Guma Local Government Area of Benue, the scene of recurring deadly attacks by herdsmen. The name of ... Read More

Army Neutralise 4 Militia Groups in Benue

Henry Solomon- April 17, 2018

The Army says its troops have neutralised four of the 20 militia they encountered at Teguma village in Guma Local Government Area of Benue on ... Read More

Three Thousand IDPs Relocated to Bama – IOM

Henry Solomon- April 5, 2018

The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said the Nigerian Government has relocated no fewer than 3,000 Internally Displaced People of Bama origin in Borno to ... Read More

INEC Inaugurates Security Committee on 2019 Elections in Ebonyi

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 16, 2018

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has inaugurated a 13-member security sub-committee for the 2019 general elections in Ebonyi. The sub-committee was inaugurated by Mr ... Read More

FG Provides Succour to Victims of Mambilla Crisis

Henry Solomon- March 13, 2018

The Federal Government says it has supplied two trucks of assorted food to victims of the recent Mambilla plateau communal conflict in Sardauna Local Government ... Read More

Police Forestalls Gunmen Attack Wuya Community in Zamfara

Henry Solomon- March 3, 2018

Men of the Zamfara state Police Command have dislodge unknown gunmen who attempted to attack Wuya Community in Anka Local Government Area of the state. The ... Read More

Rann Attack: Boko Haram are godless and Despicable – President Buhari

Henry Solomon- March 2, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari says the attack on humanitarian workers in Rann, Borno has shown that the Boko Haram insurgents are godless, brutish, and utterly to ... Read More

LG Boss Laments on Death of Bishop Bagobiri: Widows Have Lost a “Tireless Provider”

Henry Solomon- February 28, 2018

Alhaji Yusuf Mu’azu, the Administrator of Jema’a Local Government in Kaduna, has said that the death of Bishop Joseph Bagobiri of Kafanchan Catholic Diocese has ... Read More

Surulere LG Junior Staff Undergo Compulsory Training Ahead of Promotion

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 27, 2018

In compliance with the Lagos State Government’s directive, the Surulere Local Government Council has begun a compulsory training for some of its junior staff on ... Read More

Troops of Exercise Ayem Akpatuma Seize Pump Action Rifle Displayed For Sale

Henry Solomon- February 21, 2018

Troops of 93 Battalion, 13 Brigade, Nigerian Army, on exercise Ayem Akpatuma (Cat Race) on Tuesday seized a pump action rifle displayed for sale in ... Read More