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Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has assured Deltans that the State Government will not set up caretaker committees for the Local Government councils.
An Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) witness, Idowu Olusegun, on Wednesday revealed that he never had any dealing with the former aviation minister, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, who is standing trial for alleged money laundering allegations.
A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, yesterday threw out an application filed by a former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, asking for a transfer of a money laundering case charge against him.
Former Deputy National President of Association of Local Governments of Nigeria, ALGON, Itiako Ikpokpo, has said the task of making local government administration effective was a collective task.
The Ekiti State Deputy Governor, Prof. Kolapo Olusola, has emerged as the consensus candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party for the 2018 governorship election.
Less than twelve months to the 2018 governorship election in Ekiti State, critical stakeholders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the State have adopted the Deputy Governor, Prof Kolapo Olusola, from Ekiti South Senatorial District, as the preferred candidate of the party.
The Federal Government has revealed how five officials allegedly diverted the sum of about N3.2bn belonging to the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria in Benue State within 71 months.
Mr Ndueso Essien, a former Minister of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, on Saturday urged the electorate to vote for credible candidates in the Nov. 11 local government elections in Akwa Ibom State.
Former Military President, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, on Monday, in Minna, the Niger State capital, told some founding members of the People Democratic Party (PDP) remain focus in their political activities if they are to wrestle power from the ruling party (APC) come 2019.
Violence broke out in Togo's second city, Sokode, after the arrest of an imam close to the country's main opposition, fuelling tensions after weeks of anti-government protests.
As part of efforts to stem overseas medical tourism by Nigerians, the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Ikeja, says it will soon begin full cardiac surgery.
Motorists plying the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway and other road users on Tuesday called for measures to reduce the hardship facing commuters from gridlock caused by the ongoing Oshodi-Abule Egba Bus Rapid Transit lane construction.
A Nigerian student is facing prosecution in India for allegedly overstaying in the country after his visa expired.
The National Insurance Commission, National Pension Commission and Lagos State Government are to lead discussions on burning industry issues at the Insurance and Pension Correspondents 2017 Conference on Oct. 25.
President of Berom Educational and Cultural Organisation (BECO), Da. Eric Fom, has urged Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State, and security operatives in the country, to fish out the masterminds of the assassination of a former Head of Service in the state, Da. Moses Gwom.
US-backed fighters say they are engaged in a "final" battle to oust Islamic State militants from Raqqa, the extremist group's de facto capital in Syria.
Two experimental vaccines against the Ebola virus have shown promise in protecting against the haemorrhagic fever for at least a year, according to the results of a major clinical trial published on Wednesday.
Cape Town City forward Victor Nsofor Obinna has highlighted the role played by Citizens head coach Benni McCarthy in luring him to join the Absa Premiership club.