Tag: State

Adamawa High Court Vacates Order Restraining INEC From Conducting Supplementary Governorship Election

Henry Solomon- March 26, 2019

The Adamawa state High Court sitting in Yola on Tuesday vacated it's earlier order restraining the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from conducting the Governorship ... Read More

Ishaku Darius Wins Taraba Governorship Election

Henry Solomon- March 12, 2019

Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba was on Tuesday declared the winner of Taraba governorship election. The INEC returning officer of the state, Prof. Shehu Iya ... Read More

Amosun, Mustapha, Odebiyi Emerge as Ogun Consensus Candidates for Senate

Henry Solomon- September 12, 2018

Ogun governor Ibikunle Amosun has emerged the candidate for Ogun Central senate race, as he and elders of the All Progressives Congress,  unveiled consensus candidates ... Read More

#PMBinKano President Buhari Orders Crack Down on Drug Traffickers

Henry Solomon- December 7, 2017

President Muhammadu Buhari has Directed law enforcement agencies to deal decisively with those who import, distribute and sell illicit drugs in the country. Speaking at ... Read More

Makurdi Flood: NEMA Deploys Emergency Team To Benue

Henry Solomon- September 1, 2017

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has deployed a team to provide humanitarian services to residents in Benue that were affected by recent flooding in ... Read More

PTAD: Why We Embarked On A Nationwide Verification

Henry Solomon- August 16, 2017

The Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) says its ongoing nationwide verification exercise is to identify  genuine pensioners. The  Executive Secretary of  the directorate, Mrs Sharon ... Read More

Iba Residents Cry Out To Authorities Over Heavy Flooding

Henry Solomon- July 13, 2017

Some residents  of the Iba Local Council Development Area (LCDA) of Lagos State have appealed to  LCDA and the state government to provide proper drainage ... Read More

Company Secures Release of 150 Prisoners In 2 months

Henry Solomon- July 6, 2017

A Kano based firm, Jaffatu General Enterprises Company said it secured the release of 150 inmates from various prisons in the last two months. The ... Read More

887 Nigerian Refugees Return From Cameroon – NCFRMI

Henry Solomon- June 30, 2017

The National Commission For Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons has restated its commitment to responding to the needs of its persons of concern wherever ... Read More

Acting President Mourns Channels TV State House Correspondent

Tanimu- May 23, 2017

Laolu Akande, Abuja: Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has received the news of the death of Mr. Chukwuma Onuekwusi, Channels TV State House Correspondent with ... Read More

Police Shoots Killer of Slain Security Personnels

Henry Solomon- April 19, 2017

The Nigerian Police Force Special Units in a duel gun battle shot dead one of the killers of police and military personnel in Ikorodu, Lagos ... Read More

President Buhari Mourns Ogbemudia

Abdul Jimoh- March 10, 2017

President Buhari Mourns Ogbemudia Femi Adesina, Abuja; President Muhammadu Buhari extends heartfelt condolences to the Ogbemudia family as well as the government and people of ... Read More

Pastor West Arraigned for N22.4m Fraud by EFCC

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 4, 2016

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arraigned Pastor Nimi West and his company, Nimak & Company Nigeria Limited before Justice U.N. Agumoh of ... Read More

Gov. Umar Ganduje’s One Year Score Card In Kano

Tanimu- June 26, 2016

Rabiu Shamma, Kano: Political analyst, you cannot find me praising a particular government easily, I prefer constructive criticism to bring out perceived shortcomings and where ... Read More

Emir Of Kano Urges Northern Governors To Restore NNDC’s Lost Glory

Henry Solomon- April 19, 2016

The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II has called on the 19 Northern state governors to do everything possible to ensure that the lost ... Read More

Newly Relocated AIG Parades 458 Suspected Criminals In Kaduna

Henry Solomon- April 15, 2016

Mr Ballah Nasarawa, Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG), zone 7, on Friday said a total of 458 suspected criminals have been arrested in Kaduna ... Read More

No Going Back On June 2017 Deadline For Digital Switch Over – Lai Mohammed

Henry Solomon- April 13, 2016

The Minister of Information and Culture, Mr Lai Mohammed, on Wednesday, said that there is no going back on the June 2017 date for switch ... Read More

Founding Member Of Boko Haram In DSS Net, A Major Breakthrough In The Fight Against Insurgency

Henry Solomon- April 9, 2016

Khalid Al-Barnawi, suspected founding of Boko Haram (Photo: DSS) Department of State Service (DSS) said that it has arrested one Mohammed Usman, widely known as ... Read More

Rebuilding Of North Eastern Communities Affected By Insurgency Gets Significant Boost

Henry Solomon- April 6, 2016

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, says hope is rising for the return of millions of internally displaced Nigerians to their homes and communities as the planning ... Read More

El-Rufai Targets N4bn Monthly As Internally Generated Revenue For Kaduna State

Henry Solomon- April 5, 2016

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, said that the state government’s budget for 2016 was based on the projected internally generated revenue of between N3 billion ... Read More