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February 12, 2018 9:05 PM Atiku speaks on Shagaya‎’s death

Atiku Abubakar, a former Vice President, has reacted to the death of late Senator from Plateau State, John Shagaya. The Waziri of Adamawa described the late Brig Gen as a fine military officer, a democrat and a statesmam. In a tweet, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, chieftain said Shagaya’s contribution as a military officer and lawmaker had enriched 26

February 12, 2018 6:54 PM John Shagaya was a distinguished lawmaker, fought for Nigeria’s unity – Dogara

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara has sympathised with the government and people of Plateau State over the death of Senator John Shagaya. In a statement issued by his Special Adviser Media & Public Affairs, Turaki Hassan, he described the late General Shagaya as a fine gentleman, reputable elder statesman, distinguished lawmaker 28

February 12, 2018 5:28 PM Obasanjo reacts to Shagaya’s death

Former Nigerian President, Olusegun Obasanjo has reacted to the death of a former military administrator and National Assembly member, Senator John Nanzip Shagaya. Obasanjo in a condolence letter written to Plateau State Governor, Simon Bako Lalong, a copy of which was made available to newsmen through his media aide, Kehinde Akinyemi, on Monday described 21

February 12, 2018 2:33 PM Shagaya’s demise: Lalong mourns late General

Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State has described the death of General John Shagaya (Rtd) as a painful reality that the State will live to contend with. Lalong in a press statement signed by his Director, Press & Public Affairs, Emmanuel Nanle in Jos on Monday lamented the death. The statement reads, “The Executive Governor of Plateau State, Rt. Hon. Simon 20

February 11, 2018 8:56 PM IBB reacts to death of Shagaya, Buratai, Baba-Ahmed

Former Head of State, Ibrahim Babangida, has mourned the passing of Gen Shagaya, father of Army Chief, Alhaji Yusuf Buratai, and Veteran broadcaster, Baba Ahmed. It read: “I received with great shock the sudden demise of one of the brilliant retired military officers, General John Shagaya this Sunday from a ghastly motor accident. “Late General Shagaya 21

April 27, 2015 10:04 AM Plateau Election Tribunal Begins Sitting

The Election Petitions Tribunal in Plateau State has had its inaugural sitting. The tribunal is divided into two panels for easy and timely determination of the petitions challenging the outcome of the election conducted by the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) on March 28 and April 11, respectively. While one of the panel is to determine the governorship 50

April 23, 2015 4:35 PM Week long activities for Buhari’s inauguration

The committee is co-chaired by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Senator Pius Anyim; and a former Bayelsa State Governor, Chief Timpre Sylva. Both of them addressed State House correspondents on Thursday at the end of the second meeting of the committee held inside the old Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Anyim listed the programmes 8

April 23, 2015 4:35 PM May 29: FG Constitutes Another Handing Over Committee

The Federal Government has constituted a 27-member Presidential Inauguration Planning Committee for the May 29 handing over of power from incumbent President, Dr Goodluck Jonathan, to the incoming President, General Muhammadu Buhari. Sen. Anyim Pius Anyim, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, announced this to State House Correspondents 11

April 23, 2015 2:16 PM May 29: Anyim, Sylvia head Buhari Inauguration Committee

Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Senator Anyim Pius Anyim, has been named by the Federal Government as the chairman of the Inauguration Committee of the President-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari. Also named in the 27 man committee is a former governor of Bayelsa State, Timipre Sylvia, who will serve as a co-Chairman of the committee 11

April 23, 2015 12:51 PM Transition, inauguration committees unfolds a week-long hand over plans

The Presidential Inauguration Planning Committee (PIPC)‎ met Thursday and announced a one-week programme of activity leading to May 29th inauguration of President-elect, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari. ‎In a joint press briefing by the Secretary to Government of the Federation, Anyim Pius Anyim and ‎co-chair, former governor of Bayelsa state Timepre Sylver at the 2015, the week long programme 8