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November 18, 2017 4:32 PM I’ll complete all ongoing projects in Ekpeyeland, Wike pledges

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, has assured Ekpeye people that his administration would complete all ongoing projects in the area in line with his campaign promises. Speaking on Saturday during the traditional reception for Sen. Osinakachukwu Ideozu by the Igbu Ehuda General Assembly Ahoada, Governor Wike also elevated the stool of Eze Igbu Ehuda 11

November 17, 2017 4:52 PM Wike wins New Telegraph ‘Man of the Year’ award

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has won the New Telegraph Newspaper Man of The Year 2017 Award. This was conveyed in a letter to the governor which stated that the formal presentation of the award would be done on November 25, 2017, in Lagos. Managing Director and Editor-In-Chief of New Telegraph Newspapers, Mrs. Funke Egbemode, said reasons for the choice 14

November 15, 2017 11:59 PM Ambode, Udom for Nigeria Sports Award

The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode and the Akwa Ibom State Governor, Gabriel Udom are among dignitaries that have been confirmed to grace the 2017 edition of the Nigerian Sports Award slated to hold on Friday, November 17, 2017. The spokesman for the award who is also the Executive Director, Unmissable Incentives Limiteed, Mr. Kayode Idowu, disclosed 23

November 13, 2017 1:46 PM Agric seminar holds in Ibadan Wednesday

A two-day seminar entitled Emerging Opportunities in Agriculture will hold from Tuesday, November 21 to Wednesday, November 22, 2017. With the theme, that our cup may run over, the seminar is organized by Yai Agricultural Concepts in collaboration withTF Associates. Venue is the NTA Studios, Agodi, Ibadan. Governor Abiola Ajimobi, is the Special Guest 21

November 13, 2017 1:38 PM Masari proposes N211b budget for Katsina in 2018

Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State has proposed a total sum of N211.4 billion for the 2018 fiscal year. The figure is about N71 billion more than the 2017 budget of N140.2 billion. Presenting the budget estimates, on Monday, on the floor of the state House of Assembly, Governor Masari put the recurrent expenditure at N51.4 billion, representing 23

November 13, 2017 7:34 AM 11 PDP govs in crucial meeting ahead Dec. 9 convention

The 11 Governors of Peoples Democratic (PDP) are in a close door meeting in Enugu with the eight national chairmanship aspirants of the party ahead of the Dec. 9 national convention of the party. The governors are Ishaku Darius, Taraba; Dankwambo Ibrahim, Gombe; and Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti and Chairman of PDP Governors Forum. Others are Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi 24

November 11, 2017 6:57 AM ‘Trump’ in Ekiti eats boli with people, stealing all the money – Falana carpets Fayose

Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN) has accused Ekiti governor, Ayo Fayose, of corruptly enriching himself. Falana spoke at the ongoing Lagos Book and Arts Festival (LABAF) holding in Freedom Park, Lagos. “We have a Trump in Ekiti. Somebody is going out there to eat boli with the people. Somebody who says [he believes] in stomach infrastructure, stealing 22

November 8, 2017 9:50 AM El-Rufai blew N10bn through his school-children feeding programme – Shehu Sani

Chairman of the Senate Committee on Local and Foreign Debts, Senator Shehu Sani (APC, Kaduna), has attacked his state governor, Nasir El Rufai for “blowing N10bn feeding school children”. He said the ploy was to pave way for employment of “politically loyal teachers” that will work for El-Rufai as polling agents in 2019. “It’s inhuman and the height 21

November 7, 2017 11:18 AM Kaduna primary, secondary pupils protest El-Rufai move to sack teachers

Primary and secondary school students around Sabon Tasha, Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State, on Tuesday embarked on a protest against the State Government over plans to sack thousands of teachers. Governor Nasir el-Rufia had earlier declared that he would replace over 21, 000 teachers who failed the competency test recently conducted by the state 18

November 7, 2017 7:28 AM 2019: How APC is campaigning for PDP – Bafarawa

A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and a former Governor of Sokoto State, Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa, yesterday, said the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) is indirectly campaigning for the former ruling party to return to power. He said, judging by its performances, the party had only succeeded in campaigning for the PDP to take over in 2019. However 27