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February 23, 2018 4:58 PM Benue Governor, Ortom identifies with Yobe over missing schoolgirls

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has identified with the government and people of Yobe State over the missing schoolgirls of Government Girls Technical College, Dapchi. Ortom described the incident as traumatic, especially for parents and relations of the schoolgirls, urging security agencies to ensure that the rest of the girls are rescued from the hands 15

February 22, 2018 7:20 PM Yobe: Atiku reacts to abduction of school girls

Former Vice president, ‎Atiku Abubakar ‎has reacted to the abduction of High school girls by Boko Haram insurgents from Government Secondary School, Dapchi. Reacting to the sad incident, Atiku while calling on Nigerians to support the parents of the victims prayed for their safety. The former Vice president on his twitter page wrote, ”My heart and prayers 18

February 22, 2018 12:06 PM Osun Govt Approves Payment Of Gratuities For 2011/2012 Retirees

The State Government of Osun has approved the payment of N200 million to settle part of the outstanding gratuities of the 2011/2012 retirees. According to the government, the 2,006 beneficiaries which consists of 801 High School teachers, 704 civil servants and 501 from agencies and parastatals will each receive N100,000, on ‘First come, first served’ 14

February 22, 2018 9:30 AM We will not tolerate cattle rustling in Kogi – Gov Bello warns

The Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, has warned cattle rustlers that their nefarious activities will not be condoned in the state. Speaking through his Director of Media and Publicity, Kingsley Fanwo, in Lokoja, Governor Bello said the state’s hospitality should not be taken as a gateway for criminal elements, assuring the people that government 18

February 22, 2018 8:46 AM Akwa Ibom Governor, Emmanuel signs N646.6bn 2018 budget

Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Udom Emmanuel, has signed the 2018 Appropriation Bill of N646.65 billion. It is 0.74% lower than the original proposal of N651.50billion, which was initially presented to the State House of Assembly. The Bill, which had earlier been passed into law last week was signed by the governor at a brief ceremony at the Executive 16

February 21, 2018 8:49 AM North using cattle colony to Islamise Nigeria, Igbo wont accept it – Archbishop Chukwuma

Bishop of the Enugu Ecclesiastical Province of Anglican Communion, Archbishop Emmanuel Chukwuma, has said no South East governor will be allowed to give land to terrorists in any guise. He anchored his claim on the fact that herdsmen were worse than separatist group, the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, adding that the move was aimed at Islamising 27

February 20, 2018 8:44 AM Governors are helpless without state police -Tiv youths reply ACF

The National Council of Tiv Youths, NCTY, has faulted Arewa consultative Forum’s position on the creation of state police. The ACF’s Secretary General, Mr. Anthony Sani, said if created, the various state governors would abuse state police the way the state electoral commissions were being abused. Reacting, the group president, Chief John Akperashi 21

February 18, 2018 4:01 PM My desire’s to create hope in disabled people – Bishop Jatau

The presiding Bishop, Faithfull Prophetic Assembly, Arch Bishop, Prof. Musa Jatau, says his desire is to create hope to people living with disabilities who are found to be a liability, not only to themselves but to their families and the society at large and pass through turbulent moments in their lives style. Bishop Jatau stated this weekend in Lafia 16

February 17, 2018 11:57 AM Zamfara killings: Tambuwal’s aide makes shocking revelations

Imam Imam, spokesman to Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, has revealed identity of those behind killings in Zamfara state. Imam, in series of tweets on Twitter, poured out his heart over the recurring attacks in the state. Imam lamented that the people were now in fear and disclosed how bandits regularly write to them, especially on market days, demanding 18

February 17, 2018 7:05 AM Zamfara killings, senseless act – Saraki

President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has reacted to the gruesome attack on Zamfara community, which left 41 people dead. Saraki on Friday night condemned the latest killings, describing it as a senseless act. He charged security agencies to arrest and prosecute perpetrators of the act. The senate president in reaction to the attacks on his social 16