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March 21, 2018 2:33 PM Buhari Sends Delegation To Dapchi

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a delegation comprising cabinet members to Dapchi, Yobe State, to meet with the released school girls. Those in the delegation are the Ministers of Information, Lai Mohammed, Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau, and the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Khadijah Bukar Ibrahim. The delegation is currently at the Nnamdi 17

March 20, 2018 4:22 PM Zambia Bans Cabinet Minister From Parliament For Slapping Lawmaker

Zambia’s parliament suspended a cabinet minister on Tuesday from its proceedings for one month for slapping a fellow lawmaker within parliament grounds. Verbal abuse is common among members of parliament in Zambia but physical assault is rare. Speaker of the National Assembly Patrick Matibini said Lusaka Province Minister Bowman Lusambo was suspended 17

March 11, 2018 2:10 PM Ekiti 2018: Party must reign supreme – Oni

A leading aspirant in the July 14 gubernatorial election under the All Progressives Congress, (APC) in Ekiti State, Chief Segun Oni has assured party faithfuls that party supremacy would decide the person to be given the nod to fly the party’s ticket. Oni spoke at Efon-Alaaye and Ekiti west local government areas of the state as part of his tour across 28

March 8, 2018 10:30 AM Why more Christians have been killed under Buhari – Fani Kayode

Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister, on Thursday said more Christians and Southerners have been killed under the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government. The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, chieftain anchored his claim on the fact that Buhari has no respect for Christians. In a tweet, the two-time former Minister said despite having Christian 23

March 7, 2018 6:39 PM Obiano sacks cabinet, other political appointees

Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state has sacked the 18 commissioners of his cabinet preparatory to the commencement of his second term in office beginning March 17. Also axed were other political appointees and heads of Ministries, Departments and Agencies and MDAs, who are not civil servants. The political appointees have been given up to March 16 to submit 24

March 3, 2018 11:30 AM Community Interest Will Be Given Priority – Ede East Council Boss

The newly elected Chairman of Ede East Local Council Development Area, Sekona, Mr Sikiru Adewale has assured the people of the LCDA of his administration’s commitment towards giving community interest a priority. According to a statement by the Information Officer of the council, Hammed Oyeniyi, Akanni gave the assurance while delivering his maiden speech 42

February 24, 2018 1:38 PM Jonathan begged me many times to serve as minister – Ezekwesili

A former minister of Education, Dr. Oby Ezekwesili, has disclosed that former president Goodluck Jonathan begged her many times to serve as a minister in his administration. Mrs. Ezekwesili stated this while reacting to claims in some quarters that she became active in criticising the President Muhammadu Buhari administration because a ministerial position 23

February 20, 2018 4:07 PM Buhari In Yola For Anti-Corruption Summit, Projects Commissioning

President Muhammadu Buhari is in Yola, Adamawa State capital to declare open the anti-corruption summit in the state and to commission some other projects. The President was received on Tuesday morning by the State Governor, Bindo Jubrilla, Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State, Governor Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State, among others. A crowd of supporters 23

February 15, 2018 9:31 AM JUST IN: Prof. Ukwu, ex-Education Commissioner in East Central State is dead

Prof. Ukwu I. Ukwu, Education Commissioner in the defunct East Central State is dead. Ukwu, an economist and former Executive Director, Centre for Development Research, Management and Training, died in an Enugu hospital on Feb. 12 at the age of 84, after a brief illness. The wife of the deceased, Comfort, confirmed the demise of the educationist on Thursday 18

February 15, 2018 8:37 AM Australia’s Deputy Prime Minister Goes On Leave After Infidelity Scandal

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has revealed that ministers will be baned from sexual relationships with staffs under a new code of conduct to be enacted. Turnbull’s decision might be as a result of his deputy admitting to an extramarital affair with a staffer. Deputy Australian Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce, a Catholic who campaigned on “family values 23