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May 20, 2018 8:18 PM Fani-Kayode reacts to APC parallel congresses

Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister, has reacted to parallel congresses held in some states controlled by the All Progressives Congress, APC. The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, chieftain said the development was a sign that the ruling party was in “utter disarray.” Commenting on Twitter, the former Minister described the APC as a party, whose 17

May 20, 2018 1:59 PM Bandits abduct housewives in Maganda village

A week after the chief of Army staff, Lt General Tukur Buratai gave soldiers stationed in the Birnin-Gwari axis of Kaduna ultimatum to flush out armed bandits terrorizing and killing people in the area, three housewives were on Saturday abducted in Maganda. Disclosing the new development to PRNigeria, a top member of Birnin-Gwari Vanguards for Security 21

May 19, 2018 3:38 PM Ekiti APC mourns as ex-guber candidate, Ajayi dies

The Ekiti State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been thrown into mourning following the death of a former governorship candidate, Mr. Kole Ajayi. Ajayi, 51, died on Friday while travelling to Lagos to attend a meeting of Ekiti State University (EKSU) Alumni Association. It was gathered that he gave up the ghost before he could be rushed 20

May 18, 2018 5:08 AM SON harps on standards to boost e-commerce sectorThe Sun News

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), has harped on the need for stakeholders in the e-commerce space to adhere strictly to standards to provide solutions that would ensure safe and secure transactions, assurance of quality, consumer protection and boost the sector. The Director General, SON, Osita Aboloma, who said this at a stakeholders’ forum 26

May 17, 2018 1:06 PM Ekiti guber: INEC releases full list of governorship candidates

The Independent National Electoral Commission Election (INEC) has released the full list of all the aspirants that will participate in the Ekiti State governorship election. The shortlisted candidates emerged from their party’s primaries held ahead of the July 14 gubernatorial election. The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi 19

May 17, 2018 11:06 AM WHO says Ebola outbreak has spread to DR Congo city

The Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo has spread to a city, the World Health Organization said Thursday, raising concern the deadly virus may prove tougher to contain. “One new case of Ebola virus disease has been confirmed in Wangata, one of the three health zones of Mbandaka, a city of nearly 1.2 million people in Equateur Province 20

May 17, 2018 5:06 AM Ambode promises to deliver 14,187 housing units in 2 yearsThe Sun News

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has promised to deliver 14,187 housing units before the next two years, across the state. The governor, who spoke yesterday, through Commissioner for Housing, Prince Gbolahan Lawal, said this would be achieved through a joint venture partnership, under its housing programme tagged: Lagos Affordable Public Housing 22

May 15, 2018 5:30 PM Rice importation down 95 percent, smugglers in trouble

Chief Audu Ogbeh, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, has said that ERGP focus labs have helped agriculture in the area of exportation and farm management. Ogbeh stated this during the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) Focus Labs Open Day ceremony held in Abuja. According to him, rice importation was brought down to 95 per cent even though 23

May 15, 2018 10:22 AM Ikpeazu has done nothing in Abia State – Chijioke Chukwu

Mr. Chijioke Chukwu, a House of Assembly aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress in Abia state, on Tuesday, criticized Governor Okezie Ikpeazu-led government for the current infrastructure decay in the state, saying that the governor had not performed well. Speaking to newsmen in Aba, Abia state, Chukwu described the PDP-administration 20

May 15, 2018 7:58 AM Newly inaugurated Irepo LCDA Vice Chairman, Adeyemo Ojedele, aide die in motor accident

The newly inaugurated Vice Chairman of Irepo Local Council Development Area (LCDA) in Oyo State, Mr. Adeyemo Ojedele is dead. DAILY POST gathered Tuesday morning that Adeyemo while returning from the swearing-in ceremony in Ibadan had an accident along Ogbomoso-Igbeti road in the Oke Ogun Area of the State. Ojedele died alongside one of his close aides 17