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Rotimi Akeredolu

Ondo orders ban on political, social gatherings, directs civil servant to sit at home

Sequel to the spate of the deadly coronavirus case in Nigeria, the Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu-led government in Ondo State has banned political, social and religious gatherings in the state.
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156,000 applicants jostle for 10,600 teaching, non-teaching jobs in Oyo

A total of 156,000 applicants are currently jostling for 10,600 vacancies recently advertised by the Oyo State Post Primary Schools’ Teaching Service Commission (TESCOM) for the recruitment of teaching and non-teaching jobs for public secondary schools in the state.
Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II

Ousted Emir Sanusi moved from Loko to another location

Mallam Muhammadu Sanusi II, the ousted Emir of Kano, has been moved from Loko in Nasarawa state to an undisclosed location.

Ex-President Obasanjo: Emir Sanusi’s dethronement is good, sad news

Nigeria’s former President Olusegun Obasanjo has described the dethronement of Emir Muhammadu Sanusi II as the traditional ruler of the Kano Emirate as a good and sad news at the same time.
Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II

Ousted Emir Sanusi arrives Nasarawa

Dethroned Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, has arrived Nasarawa State where he has been sent on exile.

Ousted Emir Sanusi ‘accepts dethronement as act of destiny’

Newsmen has obtained a recording of the deposed Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi, in what is his first reaction to his removal from office on Monday.
Alhaji Munir Sanusi, the chief of staff to the Emir of Kano, has confirmed the receipt of the query issued to Emir Muhammad Sanusi II by the Kano state government.

Kano government ousts embattled Emir Sanusi

The Secretary to the Kano State Government, Usman Alhaji, also made the announcement on Monday afternoon.
Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello, has set up two committees to spearhead his inauguration for his second term.

Niger bans street begging over insecurity

Alhaji Mohammed Idris, the state Commissioner of Information, who disclosed this at a news conference in Minna, said that the decision was approved during the weekly Executive Council meeting.
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has warned newly sworn-in commissioners to shun ethnic jingoism, saying that they were appointed to serve Rivers State and not their respective ethnic nationalities.

Rivers governor warns new commissioners not to be ethnic jingoists

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has warned newly sworn-in commissioners to shun ethnic jingoism, saying that they were appointed to serve Rivers State and not their respective ethnic nationalities.

Benue asks company to refund N923 million over failed contract

The Benue Executive Council has mandated Hajaig Construction Nig. Ltd to refund N923 million to the state coffers after it allegedly failed to execute a 47.2 kilometre road contract.
The Kayode Fayemi administration in Ekiti State says it has defrayed inherited debts to the tune of 31 billion naira since assumption of office.

Ekiti revokes N3.2 billion road contract

The Ekiti State Government has revoked the contract for the rehabilitation of the Ayede-Ikun-Otun Ekiti road valued at N3.2 billion from the construction company handling the project.

African Union council endorses Akinwumi Adesina for second term as AfDB president

The Executive Council of the African Union has supported Akinwumi Adesina’s candidacy for a second term as President of the African Development Bank.
Rivers state government says it will hold Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Timipre Sylva, minister of state for petroleum resources, responsible if anything happens to Justice Mary Odili.

Rivers: We’ll hold Adams Oshiomhole, Timipre Sylva responsible if anything happens to Mary Odili

Rivers state government says it will hold Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Timipre Sylva, minister of state for petroleum resources, responsible if anything happens to Mary Odili, a justice of the supreme court.
The immediate past Commissioner for Information and Orientation in Bayelsa, Daniel Iworiso-Markson has profoundly thanked former governor, the Hon Henry Seriake Dickson for giving him the rare opportunity to serve the state in different capacities.

I learnt much from Seriake Dickson while serving Bayelsa for eight years – ex-commissioner

The immediate past Commissioner for Information and Orientation in Bayelsa, Daniel Iworiso-Markson, has profoundly thanked former governor, the Hon Henry Seriake Dickson, for giving him the rare opportunity to serve the state in different capacities.
Ogun State House of Assembly

Ogun Assembly receives Amotekun bill

Ogun State House of Assembly on Thursday, acknowledged the receipt of a correspondence from the State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, conveying the proposed bill on the State Security Network Agency and Amotekun Corps to the legislative arm. =
Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has directed public primary and secondary schools submerged by flood in the state to proceed on three weeks’ holiday from Monday.

Ondo government approves Amotekun bill, draft copy ready for legislative scrutiny

The Ondo State Executive Council Wednesday approved a draft bill of the Ondo State Security Network Agency and Amotekun Corps codenamed “Operation Amotekun”.
All is set for the coronation ceremony of Oba Kayode Adenekan Afolabi as the new Alapomu of Apomu in Osun State. Governor Gboyega Oyetola will present the staff of office to the new monarch.

Governor Oyetola to present staff of office to Alapomu of Apomu

All is set for the coronation ceremony of Oba Kayode Adenekan Afolabi as the new Alapomu of Apomu in Osun State. Governor Gboyega Oyetola will present the staff of office to the new monarch.
Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umaru Ganduje

Kano approves over N4 billion for projects

The Kano State Executive Council has approved the release of N4, 332,407, 468, for the execution of various programmes/projects in the state.

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Ondo shuts borders with Ekiti, Osun, Edo, Ogun over coronavirus

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, on Wednesday, ordered the closure of Ondo State borders with neig­hbouring states of Ekiti, Osun, Ko­gi, Edo and Ogun State.