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PDP: Governor Fayose servicing Kayode Fayemi’s debt with N35.34 billion yearly

The Ekiti State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Gboyega Oguntuase, has said the huge debts incurred by the Kayode Fayemi administration from 2010 to 2014 has so far cost the state N35.34 billion in servicing of the debts and deductions from statutory allocations from October 2014 till date.

Vice President Osinbajo visits Governor Ajimobi, gets talking drum present

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday visited Governor Abiola Ajimobi at the Oyo State Governor’s Office in Ibadan.

Governor Fayose raises the alarm over alleged plan to rig Ekiti guber poll

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has, again, raised the alarm that the All Progressives Congress (APC) has allegedly perfected plans with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to not only manipulate the July 14 election, but also to de-enfrancihise 50 per cent electorate by heavily preloading the smart cards readers and release ballot papers to members of APC to justify the preload.

APC comment on ex-President Jonathan’s endorsement of Ado-Ekiti flyover senseless – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in Ekiti State, has described as ‘senseless’ the statement made by the All progressive Congress (APC) castigating former President Goodluck Jonathan for the encomium he passed on Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Peter Ayo Fayose, over the construction of the 1.3km flyover in Ado-Ekiti.

Ekiti guber: Army, Police can’t rescue Kayode Fayemi from defeat – Governor Fayose

The governors of Ekiti and River States, Ayodele Fayose and Nyesom Wike, respectively, yesterday said the deployment of soldiers and police won’t save the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Dr Kayode Fayemi, from being disgraced in the July 14 governorship poll.

Governor Amosun: Malaria kills 300,000 in Nigeria annually

Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun, has disclosed that about 300,000 people die annually as a result of malaria.

Governor El-Rufai: APC must punish indiscipline, violations of party spirit

The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has said that the APC must stop portraying itself as a party of anything goes, and must take strong action to punish factionalisation and indiscipline.

Ogun govt distributes certificates of occupancy Tuesday

Ogun State governor, Ibikunle Amosun, will be distributing new sets of Certificates of Occupancy and other land title documents to another batch of beneficiaries under the Homeowners’ Charter Programme.

Osun govt to commence payment of pensions next month

Osun State Government, on Thursday, disclosed that a sum of N1 billion had been released to 142 beneficiaries ‎of Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS) and N200 million to settle part of the outstanding gratuities of the 2011/2012 retirees.

Governor Ajimobi swears in customary appeal court president, new head of service

Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, on Monday swore in the pioneer president of the State Customary Court of Appeal, Justice Solomon Akinteye, with a charge on the judiciary to speed up the process of dispensing justice in order to decongest the courts.

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu appoints acting Chief Judge

Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia has appointed Justice Obisike Oji as the Acting Chief Judge of the state barely three hours after the State House of Assembly suspended the incumbent, Justice Theresa Uzokwe.

Oando appoints former Head of Service as director

A former Nigerian head of service, Bukar Aji, has been appointed as a non-executive director at the oil firm, Oando Plc.

Over 104 projects initiated under Governor Dickson – Bayelsa govt

The Bayelsa State Government has announced that over 104 projects have been embarked upon by the Governor Seriake Dickson administration since 2012,saying the administration has fulfilled it’s promises to the people of the State.

Delta govt invites Avengers for dialogue over threat to resume bombing

Deputy Governor of Delta State and Chairman, Delta State Advocacy Committee Against Vandalism of Oil and Gas Facilities, Mr. Kingsley Otuaro, has appealed to the Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, to sheathe their swords and come to the dialogue table.

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.

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