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Customs Must Avoid Incessant Killings In Ogun State — Dapo Abiodun

The Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun has urged officers and men of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, to stay away from causing unnecessary deaths as they carry on their responsibilities in the state. The Governor said the Service has to find a better way to manage relationships with the ...

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PDP Does Not Have Certificate Forgers As Members — Kola Ologbindiyan

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has said they do not have members who carry the burden of certificate forgery. PDP, revealed this while reacting to an earlier statement by APC, which described the main opposition party as dead. Speaking at a press conference at the party’s national headquarters, PDP spokesman, ...

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Nigeria’s Democracy Is Now For The Highest Bidder — Senator Suleiman Adokwe

Senator Suleiman Adokwe, PDP chieftain, and a two-term senator from Nasarawa State was recently defeated in the 2019 Nasarawa South senatorial election case vs the immediate past governor of the state, Senator Umaru Tanko Al-Makura, an APC politician, and he has said things about it. In a recent interview, he ...

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Gender Equality In Politics Is Key For Me — Femi Gbajabiamila

House of Representatives speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila, has come out to say that as long as they are candidates with good ideas, funding and organisation, Nigerian women can get elected into public offices. Femi said the 9th House has prioritised gender equality in its legislative agenda, and he plans to personally ...

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Nigeria Will Never Be A One-Party State — CUPP

The Coalition of United Political Parties on Monday has come out to say Nigeria will never become a one-party state. The CUPP Spokesman, Mr Imo Ugochinyere, disclosed that the claim by National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, Mr Lanre Issa-Onilu, that opposition was dead in Nigeria, was funny. ...

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Godwin Obaseki Is Planning To Abandon APC – Charles Airhiavbere

An APC chieftain In Edo State, Maj. Gen. Charles Airhiavbere has said Governor Godwin Obaseki is planning to abandon the ruling party in the state. Gen. Charles, who is an ex APC governorship aspirant, said that Godwin plans to abandon the party and contest for second-term with a different party ...

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There Are 524 Ongoing Road Projects Across The Country – Fashola

Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola has come out to say that a total of 524 road projects were presently ongoing in the several geo-political zones in Nigeria. He revealed this as he addressed the House of Representatives Committee on Works chaired by Rep. Ahmed Birchi in Abuja. ...

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No Smear Campaign Will Affect The New LASU – Ademola Adekoya

The management of Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo have said the school is presently experiencing a new era of discipline and rule of law. The university, Spokesman, Mr Ademola Adekoya disclosed this today in Lagos. He said it is so perfect that no smear campaign can derail the school now. ...

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I Will Pay Pensioners In Imo State Next Week – Emeka Ihedioha

Imo State Governor, Emeka Ihedioha has ordered the state Accountant General, the Head of Service (HOS) and the Commissioner for Finance to wrap up all important formalities for the commencement of the payment of pensions in the state next week. Gov Emeka, who made this order at a one-day Pension ...

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Nigerian Universities Without Student Unions Will Only Produce Robots – Femi Falana

Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Mr Femi Falana has asked for instant removal of the ban of students unions in all Nigeria universities. He revealed this while delivering the 9th Convocation lecture of Caleb University, Imota, Lagos, titled: “Managing Freedom and Illusions of Achievement”. Mr Femi said rather than producing ...

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Nigeria’s Health Challenges Is Gradually Shifting To Mental Health – Expert

The Medical Director, Federal Neuropsychiatric Hospital, Enugu, Dr. Monday Igwe, has said Nigeria’s health challenges are slowly shifting from infectious diseases to mental health. Dr Monday revealed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) today in Enugu on the sidelines of the 2019 World Mental Health ...

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Hard Work And Commitment Made Me A Billionaire At 25 ― Dave Umahi

Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi has come out to say that he became a billionaire at 25 years of age because of hard work and commitment to duty. Dave, who said this as he interacted with leaders of Abakpa main market in Abakaliki, debunked social media rumors that he was ...

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We Have Helped FG To Save N4.5bn Monthly From Ghost Workers – EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has come out to say that its intervention has helped Nigeria save N4.5 billion monthly from ghost workers working for the Federal Government. According to a statement on by EFCC Spokesman, Mr Wilson Uwujaren, Acting Chairman, Mr Ibrahim Magu said this as he delivered ...

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My Regular Foreign Trips Happened Because I Wanted To Source Funds – Fayemi

The Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has come out to say that his regular trips out of Nigeria were to make sure the people of the state live a better life, especially with the little funds he has at his disposal. Dr Kayode, who revealed that had good stories ...

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I Will Sustain The Cordial Relationship With NASS – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has vowed to go to any length to make sure the relationship between the Executive and the Legislative arms of government remain cordial. He revealed this today at the unveiling of the Legislative Agenda of the 9th House of Representatives in Abuja. Represented by the Minister of ...

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Buhari Is Not Marrying Anyone Today – Femi Adesina

Contrary to the reports going round earlier today, President Buhari will not be getting married to the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq today. The Special Adviser on media and Publicity to President Buhari, Femi Adesina, has rubbished the news in a recent interview ...

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I Will Improve Living Standard For Deltans, Workers – Ifeanyi Okowa

Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa has said he is committed to uplifting the living standards and sustainable development of the state. He said this as he received the new Executive Council members Trade Union Congress, TUC in the state recently. Okowa told organized labour to always send out the ...

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I Will Not Condone Any Form Of Corruption Within The Judiciary – CJN

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) Justice Tanko Muhammad, has come out to say that the National Judicial Council, NJC is ready to investigate and sanction corrupt judges all over the country. Justice Tanko Muhammad who is also Chairman of the NJC, begged everybody that is not happy with the ...

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Military Retirees Can Still Do A Lot For Nigeria – Gen. Abayomi Olonisakin

The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Gen. Abayomi Olonisakin has said that military veterans can still do a lot to boost national security and development. According to Gen. Abayomi, the retirees still have a vital role to play to “checkmate various divisive tendencies that constantly threaten” Nigeria’s corporate existence. Olonisakin ...

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Buhari Will Regulate Online Media Very Soon – Lai Mohammed

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has come out to say that the online media space in the country will soon be regulated. TheCable recently reported that Lai Mohammed revealed this today in Abuja when he inaugurated a seven-man committee set up to implement reforms in the National ...

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