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January 21, 2018 6:21 AM 2019 election: APC stakeholders reject Okorocha as zonal campaign chairman

Stakeholders of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the South East have rejected Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha as the zone’s chairman of the 15-man Campaign Council set up by Transport Minister, Chibuike Amaechi. In a meeting called by the South East zonal Chairman, Chief Emma Eneukwu at the instance of Amaechi, the Zone’s Stakeholders rejected 14

January 20, 2018 9:07 AM Munya LG chairman in Niger impeached

The Chairman of Munya Local Government Council of Niger, Mr Yahuza Mohammed, has been impeached. He was removed by his councillors on Friday for alleged gross misconduct and maladministration. The legislators accused him of alleged diversion of the council resources and awarding capital projects without approval of the house. Special Adviser (Political) 15

January 19, 2018 10:23 AM Isokan South LCDA Clears Land For Secretariat, Staff Quarters Construction

The Council Management Team, Isokan South Local Council Development Area (LCDA) has cleared and graded a sizeable plot of land at Orita-Ijebu in Ikoyi, the headquarters of the council. Speaking at the ceremony which took place at Orita-Ijebu, Ikoyi, the council Executive Secretary, Prince Wasiu Oyelami stated that the land would have a twin project of Council 16

January 19, 2018 2:27 AM Kaduna dry port to commence operations in March

any unforeseen circumstances, the recently inaugurated Kaduna Inland Dry Port promoted by Inland Container Nigeria Limited (ICNL) will commence international operations by welcoming dry and refrigerated cargoes from various ports across the globe. The facility, which is expected to generate 1,500 direct and 5,000 indirect jobs, will also handle export 12

January 18, 2018 6:16 PM Kwara Governor, Ahmed dissolves cabinet

The Governor of Kwara State, Abdulfatah Ahmed has dissolved the State’s executive council with immediate effect. A statement by the Governor’s Secretary, Isiaka Sola Gold noted that,19 commissioners, 16 Special Advisers, seven Senior Special Assistants and eight Special Assistants were affected by the dissolution. According to the News Agency of Nigeria 18

January 18, 2018 3:03 PM Just In: Kwara Governor, Ahmed Dissolves Cabinet

The Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed has dissolved the state executive council with effect from 18th January 2018. Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji Isiaka Gold, who made the announcement in a statement issued in Ilorin, the state capital on Thursday, said Special Advisers, Senior Special Assistants and Special Assistants are also affected 21

January 17, 2018 12:28 AM Minister demolishes property linked to Patience Jonathan

of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Muhammad Bello, has confirmed the demolition of a property belonging to the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, Patience, located within Abuja metropolis. Acting through the Abuja Metropolitan Management Council (AMMC), the FCT Administration said it demolished the property because the structure contravened 14

January 14, 2018 6:56 PM Ondo monarch cries out over alleged assassination attempt

The Ogeleyinbo of Ayetoro community in Ilaje Local Government Area of Ondo State, Oba Micah Ajijo, has raised the alarm over an alleged plan to assassinate him, his family members and his supporters. The monarch is fingering one Prophet Oluwambe Ojagbohunmi as the mastermind of the alleged assassination attempt. The monarch, who spoke through the community 18

January 14, 2018 5:17 AM Illegal revenue: Wike sacks 3 council chairmen

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has approved the sack of the Caretaker Committee Chairmen of Port Harcourt City Local Government Area, Obio/Akpor Local Government Area and Ikwerre Local Government Area. Governor Wike sacked the three Caretaker Committee Chairmen for collecting illegal revenues from companies. As part of his reforms to ease doing business 18

January 13, 2018 8:17 PM Gwagwalada re-run poll: APC beats APGA, PDP in narrow victory

Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Abdulkarim Mohammed, has been declared the winner of the just-concluded Gwagwalada Central Ward councillorship re-run election. Announcing the result, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) He narrowly defeated Ibrahim Anize of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, who had 1,588 votes 18