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Ex-lawmaker, others injured as Ondo APC factions clash

The former lawmaker said members of the party in the local government had assembled at the party secretariat for the exercise, waiting for the officials and party leaders but most of the members were disappointed when they learnt that the congress would not hold.

Governor Amosun: Ogun now has 307 industry in 7 years

The executive Governor of Ogun State, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, said that over three hundred new industries and companies, have opened businesses in the state between 2011 and 2018.

Governor El-Rufai inaugurates economic planning board

Gov. Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State on Wednesday inaugurated the state Economic Planning Board (EPB) as part of efforts to spur development in rural areas.

Governor Amosun calls for holistic approach on 2018 budget implementation

The Ogun State Governor Senator Ibikunle Amosun has called on all Ministries, Departments and Agencies of the state government (MDAs) to be holistic, transparent and accountable in their inputs into 2018 budget in order to have a comprehensive Appropriation Bill.

Governor Amosun advocates special fund for flood-prone states

Governor Ibikunle Amosun has called on the Federal Government and the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), to make available, special funds to some states that had put infrastructure in place to prevent flooding.

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje sacks 5 commissioners

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano has sacked five of his Commissioners for failure to performed to expectations and replaced them with people seen as more politically motivated.

Kaduna govt proposes N201 billion budget for 2018

The Kaduna State Government on Saturday said it plans to spend over N201 billion as its budget in 2018 fiscal year.

Kaduna becomes first state to sign on to open governance

The Kaduna State Government has commenced the implementation of the Open Governance Partnership, OGP, of the federal government aimed at enhancing transparency, accountability and citizen participation in governance.

Kaduna govt presents SDGs progress report at UN

The Kaduna State Government has presented its Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Report 2017 at the UN, becoming the first state in Nigeria to launch local SDGs data and strategy development for implementation.

Kwara sets aside about N16m for fistula – commissioner

The Commissioner for Health in Kwara State, Dr Sulaiman Alege, said about N16million was budgeted and already partly released in a bid to eradicate obstetric fistula in the state.

Why we approached World Bank for $350m loan – Ogun govt

The Ogun government on Monday explained why it approached the World Bank to secure a $350 million loan.

Ogun govt defends $350m World Bank loan quest

The Ogun State Government on Monday explained why it approached the World Bank to secure a $350m loan.

Kaduna targets N24bn IGR by year-end – official

Kaduna State Government on Friday said it would achieve the over N24 billion internal revenue target it set for the 2017 fiscal year.

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Governor Ortom alleges plot to blackmail him

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has raied the alarm about further plans by some persons to launch smear campaigns against him on various conventional and social media platforms.

My wife is adulterous – Man tells court

A man, Olalekan Babalola, on Thursday, sought the dissolution of his 13-year-o marriage at an Agege Customary Court, Lagos, alleging that his wife, Olushola Babalola, is adulterous and deceitful.

NSCDC generates N4 million revenue in Oyo in six months

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps Command in Oyo state says it generated about N4 million as revenue from registration of private guard companies between January and June 2018.
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Church kicks against disarming Christians in Plateau

The Evangelical Church Winning All (ECWA) Plateau District Church Council, has kicked against disarming and arrest of Christians in possession of Dane guns, sticks, and leaving herdsmen who allegedly possess and carry arms openly to unleash terror on innocent citizens.