Operation Public Schools: Katsina’s SUBEB Orders Parents To Withdraw Children From Private Schools

Bad market looms for private schools as the Katsina State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), has on Wednesday directed primary school teachers and all head teachers in the state to withdraw their children from private schools for enrolment in public schools. The Chairman of the SUBEB, Lawal Buhari Daura disclosed

News: Adamawa Governor Denies Using N200m To Pray Against Boko Haram

In a report by Vanguard, Adamawa State Governor, Jibrila Bindow has denied using the sum of N200m to pray against Boko Haram attacks in the state. The governor said that he was not using the sum to mobilize prayer warriors against Boko Haram insurgents as reported by the media. However,

Police Demolish Kidnappers’ Dens In Anambra

The efforts to end crime and bring criminal elements in Anambra State to book are still on, as the police have demolished two kidnappers’ dens in Umueri, Anambra East Local Government Area of the state. The Assistant Commissioner of Police, Mr Joseph Agugoesi, led the group that demolished the buildings.

Governor Ishaku Complains Of Empty Treasury, Huge Debt

Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, on Saturday said that his administration is being confronted with three major challenges of a huge debt profile, empty treasury and insecurity, since inauguration on May 29. Governor Ishaku told reporters that he inherited an empty treasury and a huge debt of over 20 Billion

Nigerians Should Accept Democracy As A Lifestyle – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on Nigerians to be patient and accept democracy not as a system of government but as a lifestyle in order to ensure development of the country. The President said this when he paid homage to the Emir of Daura, Alhaji Umar Faruk Umar, after attending

El-Rufa’i Begs Kaduna Lawmakers to Cut Salaries, Allowances


Kaduna State governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufa’i, has begged members of the House of Assembly to review their salaries and allowances downward in order to generate more revenue for the development of the state. “The Deputy Governor and I have signalled our intention in this regard by announcing that we are

Suswam Left Benue Treasury Empty – Ortom


Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has said he inherited an empty treasury from the administration of the former governor Gabriel Suswam. He made this disclosure in Makurdi while swearing in the Secretary to the State Government, Head of Service, Chief of Staff and Special Adviser on Media and Information

Lagos Fire: Ambode Summons Tanker Drivers, Stakeholders


Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has summoned Petroleum Products Tanker Drivers’ Union and stakeholders to an emergency meeting on Monday, June 8. The meeting, Ambode said, would address the incessant petrol tanker-induced fires in the state.

I Won’t Enter Govt House Until September –Wike


The RIVERS State Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike, said on Sunday that he would stay away from the Government House in Port Harcourt for the next three months as a result of the vandalisation of the property in the place by the immediate past administration. Wike, who spoke at the post-inauguration