Former Lagos State governor, Babatunde Fashola, was recently spotted in Mecca, Saudi Arabia during Umrah 2015 (pilgrimage). He looked totally peaceful and well-rested in his all-white attire: Photo Credit: Lukesh Photo
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.
In a bid to express his distaste for California Governor’s decision of signing a bill making vaccinations mandatory for all children attending public or private school, Jim Carrey committed an erroneous act.
Ayorinde Oluokun/Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday challenged governors of the 36 states of Nigeria to devise ways of clearing the backlog of salaries they are owing workers in their states.
Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna state has appointed Hadiza Bala Usman, co-founder of the Bring Back Our Girls campaign as his chief of staff. Her appointment was made public on Monday by Samuel Aruwan, the governor’s spokesman.
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
President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja assured State Governors that the days of impunity, lack of accountability, and fiscal recklessness in the management of national resources are over in Nigeria.
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
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
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
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.
The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Friday paid his first visit to the State Police Command where he announced the approval for the upward review of insurance compensation for Police Officers serving in the state.
Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Tuesday visited the scene of a petrol tanker explosion in Iyana -Ipaja area of the state. Properties worth several millions of naira were destroyed in the ensuing inferno.
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
In what can be best described as an embarrassing situation, the former Niger State Governor, Dr. Babangida Aliyu was was booed and stoned by an angry crowd during Friday’s inauguration of the incoming governor, Alhaji Abubakar Bello.
By Joe Igbokwe Nyesom Wike: PDP Rivers State governor-elect Because we have not sufficiently punished political criminals in Nigeria for 16 years now, the hearts of our politicians have been schemed to continue to do wrong, believing that they are above the law and that nothing will happen to them.