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January 12, 2018 6:22 AM 2019: Dino Melaye cautions Buhari on Gov. Bello

Senator Dino Melaye on Thursday warned President Muhammadu Buhari to be wary of the Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello. This is coming after Gov. bello endorsed President Muhammadu Buhari for second term in 2019 after attending a juma’at with Buhari at the Presidential Villa in Abuja on Jan 5th. Reacting, Senator Melaye said Bello was a liar by making 19

December 22, 2017 6:42 AM Gov. Yari is not from Zamfara State – Senator Marafa

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Petroleum (Downstream), Senator Kabiru Marafa (APC, Zamfara), has told the Senate that Governor Abdulaziz Yari is not an indigine of Zamfara State. The clash was over a nominee of President Muhammadu Buhari for Resident Electoral Commission of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Ahmad Bello Mahmud 34

December 6, 2017 5:01 PM Gov. Tambuwal appoints Waziri of Sokoto

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has approved the recommendation of the Sultanate council for the appointment of Prof Sambo Junaidu, as the new Waziri of Sokoto. This was disclosed in a statement issued by the Secretary to the Sultanate Council, of the state, Alhaji Umar Ladan, in Sokoto on Wednesday. Ladan said the governor had also approved the appointment 23

October 21, 2017 4:40 PM 12 years after, Southern gov’s meet in Lagos Monday

Twelve years after their last gathering, Governors from the Southern part of Nigeria will on Monday converge in Lagos to deliberate on how to forge stronger ties for the three geo-political zones. In a statement signed by the Secretary to the Lagos State Government (SSG), Mr Tunji Bello, the meeting which will be co-hosted by the Governors of Lagos State 36

October 20, 2017 9:50 PM Late Wazirin Sokoto Junaidu buried

Thousands of people on Friday attended the funeral prayer of late Wazirin Sokoto, Dr Usman Junaidu, who died at the age of 85. Newsmen report that the funeral prayer, which was conduced at Sultan Muhammadu Bello mosque after Jumu’at prayer, was led by the Chief Imam, Sheikh Malami Bello-Akwara. The deceased was later buried at his home in Gidadawa area of Sokoto 16

October 20, 2017 7:48 AM Dino Melaye attacks Gov. Bello over alleged N40m media propaganda

The Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye has fired back at Kogi Governor, Yahaya Bello, accusing him of misappropriation of funds meant for workers’ salaries. Melaye accused the Governor of spending about N40m for newspaper publication. He condemned Gov. Bello on Thursday for using such huge amount on propagating ‘lies’ instead of paying workers’ 17

October 17, 2017 6:45 AM Unpaid salaries: We are not political civil servants – Labour replies Gov. Bello

The organised Labour in Kogi State has urged Nigerians to disregard the falsehood being peddled by the government that the striking workers in the state are political civil servants. The call is against the backdrop of the statement allegedly made by Governor Yahaya Belo while addressing the State House Correspondents that the striking workers in the state 21

October 16, 2017 6:15 PM Kogi people want Buhari beyond 2019- Gov Yahaya Bello

Kogi State Governor, Alh. Yahaya Bello has reiterated the determination of the people of the state and Nigerians in general to ensure President Muhammadu Buhari continues his “good work for the nation beyond 2015”. Addressing a cross section of the media in Abuja, Sunday, Bello said President Muhammadu Buhari remains the “unbeatable candidate for the APC”. “We are a Democratic 20

October 1, 2017 8:07 AM Gov. Masari Commends Akwa Ibom Governor Over Visit

The Katsina State Governor, Aminu Bello Masari has stated that history has shown that people of the South-South have remained political allies of people in the North. Governor Masari made this known when he was accompanied by the Akwa Ibom state Governor, Udom Emmanuel to pay homage on the Emir of Katsina, Alhaji Abdulmummini Kabir Usman at his palace 19

September 28, 2017 8:40 PM Gov. Ajimobi honoured for being “equitable” to all religious groups

Muslim faithfuls, scholars and preachers across the South-West on Thursday converged on Ibadan to witness the conferment of the award of ‘Most Equitable Governor in the History of Oyo State’ on Senator Abiola Ajimobi. The award was presented by the Muslim Community of Oyo State for what they called the governor’s promotion of religious harmony through 18