SGF Unveils N64m Website, Says Critics Not Govt’s Enemies

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr. Boss Mustapha, on Monday inaugurated what he described as the upgraded website of his office, www.osgf.gov.ng. Speaking at a brief event in his office in Abuja, Mustapha put the cost of the upgrading, which he said included procurement of laptops, training of officials and consultancy services, at N64m. The […]

INEC

INEC Lists 40 For July 14 Ekiti Governorship Election

A total number of 40 candidates on the platforms of various political parties are to contest for the governorship seat of Ekiti State on July 14. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday published the names of candidates who emerged from the primary conducted by their parties. Their names were forwarded to the electoral umpire […]

IGP Idris Ibrahim

Bayelsa Police Command Eulogies IG, Passes Confidence Vote

By Ariwera Ibibo-Howells, Yenagoa. The Bayelsa State police command, Monday, commended the Inspector General of police, Ibrahim Idris. In a press release entitled ‘creating a new crime reduction framework in Bayelsa State’ the state commissioner of police, Don Awunah described the IGP as a courageous apostle of democratic policing. Pouring encomiums on the IG, CP […]

APC Taking Nigerians For Fools, Says Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo says the ruling All Progressives Congress is taking Nigerians for fools while “revelling in an unrepentant misgoverning of Nigeria.” This is coming as the promoter of the Coalition for Nigeria Movement also disclosed that the movement had adopted the African Democratic Congress as a political platform to actualise its dream for […]

Atiku Abubakar

We Must Open Up The Economy To Create Jobs – Atiku

By Folake Sokoya  Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has insisted that for the country to take its pride of place in the committee of nations, governance in the country must be restructured along the lines of devolution of powers, the opening up of the economy for private sector participation, the encouragement of commercial agriculture, more […]

governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State

UNICEF Lauds Improved Girl- Child Enrollment In Katsina Schools

The Chief of Education, United Nations Children’s Fund, UNICEF, Nigeria, Terry Durnnian, has expressed satisfaction over the increasing number of girl-child enrollment in schools across Katsina State. Durnnian, who was on a three-day working visit to the state, said the number of girl-child enrollment was greatly increasing, compared to the last time he visited the […]

APC Chieftain Okays Ogun Ward Congress

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ogun State, Engr. Mayokun Ilo, has described the party’s ward congress elections that took place in the state as a huge success. Ilo stated this after the conclusion of the exercise in his Eggua ward of the Ketu Constituency, Yewa North Local Government Area. He expressed […]