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NDRC, however, congratulated the Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta Matters and Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, Professor Charles Dokubo, on his genuine intention to maintain peace in the region since his appointment.
Ijaw Youth Council, IYC, led by Mr. Eric Omare, has called for the urgent release of about 50 Niger Deltan activists allegedly arrested and detained without trial for over a year by security agencies...
A rights group in Delta State, Ijaw People’s Development Initiative, IPDI, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to invalidate the recent lopsided appointments at the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, and the rail line project to his home town, Daura, in Katsina state.
The Senate says it would demand explanation on why the federal government wants to reduce the $8.1 billion fine imposed on the communication giant, MTN, to $800 million.
The Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, on Tuesday flayed the deployment of divisional police officers in Kwara-South, saying the exercise could negatively affect the credibility of the November 17 election to fill the Irepodun/Ekiti/Oke-Ero/Isin seat, which became vacant following the death of a former member representing the constituency, Funke Adedoyin.
The Ekiti State Government has ordered heads of public primary and secondary schools, who had collected unauthorized levies at the beginning of the 2018/2019 academic year, to return same to their pupils and students.
Players of Super Eagles have praised Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta for his incentive of $25,000 for every goal in Saturday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against South Africa.
A group, PDP Governance Grassroots Group (PG3), has urged all support groups to present a robust campaign ahead of the general election next year.
The managing director and chief executive officer (MD/CEO) Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO), Dr. Jamilu Isyaku Gwamna, has reassured the company’s consumers in Kano, Jigawa and Katsina states that the company is working hard to ensure that adequate power supply is achieved in the company’s areas of jurisdiction.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the list of governorship candidates for the 2019 election in Rivers State.
Ayogu Eze, the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Enugu State, at the weekend, said machinery has been put on ground to return Enugu State to the centre in Nigerian politics.
Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State has warned NYSC members to be employed by INEC; as ad hoc staff during 2019 general elections to shun partisan.
The Police Command in Enugu State has warned residents of the state against using social media to spread fake news about kidnapping in the state.