Home Tags Governor’s Office

Governor’s Office

No more automatic promotion in Oyo civil service – Governor Ajimobi

Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State on Tuesday declared that the era of mass promotion in the state civil service, which encourages indolence and inefficiency has gone for good.

Armed Forces Day: Terrorism not easy to subdue – Governor Amosun

The Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, on Monday, said that terrorism and other security challenges confronting the nation cannot be immediately subdued.

Federal govt knows senior politicians behind the Taraba massacre – Emir Sanusi

The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, has said that he personally gave the Federal Government pictures of 800 Fulani herdsmen and their families that were killed in Taraba State last year but the government had yet to take action.

Doctors go on strike over kidnap of colleagues in Cross River

Doctors under the aegis of the Nigeria Medical Association in Cross River State on Wednesday made good their threat to down tools following the incessant kidnap of their colleagues in the state.

Cross River govt to begin table payment for retirees

Arrangement has been concluded by the Cross River State government to commence payment of 2013 outstanding gratuities to the affected retirees in the State through a table payment.

Minister Kayode Fayemi denies “fuel scarcity comment” ascribed to him

The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has denied a statement being circulated on the social media in which he was quoted as justifying the current fuel scarcity.

Governor Fayose borrowed N56bn in 3 years, applies for another N25bn – DMO

The Debt Management Office (DMO) has come out with the debt profile of Ekiti State within the three years of Governor Ayo Fayose in power.

No ‘foreigner’ will emerge governor under my watch – Governor Amosun

Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State, on Wednesday, declared that no ‘foreigner’ would be allowed to emerge as governor of the state under his watch.

2019: Ogun commissioner debunks resignation rumour

Ogun State Commissioner for Commerce and Industry, Otunba Bimbo Ashiru, has debunked the report being peddled by a section of the social media, that he had resigned his appointment with the state government.

President Buhari not doing enough in his anti-corruption war – Femi Falana

Activist lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana, SAN, on Friday declared that President Muhammadu Buhari is not doing enough in his battle to rid the nation of corruption and recovers stolen wealth from looters.

PDP chairmanship: I align with ex-Goernor Gbenga Daniel’s paradigm – Governor Ikpeazu

The Governor of Abia State, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has described a front-line aspirant in the National Chairmanship race of the Peoples Democratic Party, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, as a man he admires so much and align with his philosophy.

Oba Abdulrasheed Akanbi wades into Ibadan chieftaincy crisis, visits Governor Ajimobi

The Oluwo of Iwoland, Oba Abdulrasheed Akanbi, on Wednesday declared that the crisis generated by the recent crowning of 8 Ibadan High Chiefs and elevation of some Baales to the status of Obas will soon be resolved.

If Nigeria fails SDG, Africa will not make it – UNICEF

Country Representative of the United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF), Mr. Mohammed Mallick Fall, has hinged the success of Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) in the Sub-Saharan Africa on the positive contributions of Nigeria.

Osun, American company sign $450m MOU on environment

The Government of Osun on Monday signed a partnership agreement worth $450 million with an American company on waste management.

facebook

Recent Posts

Federal govt sues JP Morgan for $875 million over Malabu oil deal

Nigeria has filed a claim against JP Morgan Chase for more than $875 million, accusing it of negligence in transferring funds from a disputed 2011 oilfield deal to a company controlled by the country’s former oil minister.

JAMB directs all institutions to end 2017 admissions by January 25

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has directed all tertiary institutions to end their 2017 admission by January 25.

Katsina govt increases corps members’ welfare package by 200 percent

The Katsina State Government has increased the welfare budget for National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) members deployed to the state by about 200 per cent.

Suspected armed robbers attack Katsina supermarket, kill policeman

Gunmen suspected to be armed robbers on Wednesday night attacked a supermarket in Katsina, killing a police officer, Ibrahim Batsari.

​​National Economic Council approves 10-member committee on herdsmen/farmers conflicts

The National Economic Council (NEC) presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday approved 10-member working committee on the herdsmen/farmers conflicts in the country.

Most Popular

Nigerian Army takes delivery of Innoson vehicles

To make good on its promise, the Nigerian Army has started taking delivery of some of the vehicles it has ordered from Innoson Motor Manufacturing Company, a local vehicle manufacturer, which the Army has configured fit for deployment for its counterterrorism Operation Lafiya Dole.

Mary J. Blige gets a star in Hall of Fame

Grammy-winning soul singer Mary J. Blige — who has earned critical acclaim and award nominations for her acting debut in last year’s “Mudbound” — celebrated her 47th birthday Thursday by getting a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

PDP lawmakers stop Ebonyi Senator from defecting to APC

Senator representing Ebonyi south, Sonni Ogbuoji, was stopped from defecting to the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Wednesday.

I’m going to be Everton’s new Romelu Lukaku – Cenk Tosun

Everton striker Cenk Tosun has pledged that he will become the Goodison Park side’s new Romelu Lukaku.

Opera launches AI-powered news app in Africa

Opera Software has launched Artificial Intelligent powered-app which enables people to access their favourite news articles and hottest trending videos.