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The All Progressives Congress (APC), South Africa chapter, on Sunday, commended President Muhammadu Buhari on the constitution of the Governing Boards of Agencies and Parastatals.
According to the organization, “Taking partisan politics out of the appointments to boards of agencies and parastatals is one surest way for Buhari to show that his government is truly one of change, that would do things differently from successive governments that apparently handed out board appointments to reward party members, supporters and cronies.”
Wife of late leader of the All Progressives Congress in Delta State, Mrs. Anna Okpozo, said people should stop blaming President Muhammadu Buhari over the appointment of her late husband, Senator Francis Okpozo, in the recent board appointment saying no body is above mistake.
President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Herman Hembe, a sacked lawmaker, as the board chairman of the Michael Imoudo National Institute for Labour Studies (MINLS).
The presidency has reacted to the controversy generated by its appointment, Friday evening, of 1,468 Nigerians into the boards of agencies and parastatals.
President Muhammadu Buhari in one fell swoop on Friday night appointed 209 board chairmen and 1,258 members of government owned agencies and parastatals, redeeming a part of the pledge he made on October 31 at the National Executive Committee meeting of his All Progressives Congress.
The late Ugbaja was appointed member of Consumer Protection Council. His name is the third on the list of the council whose chairman is Emeka Nwakpa.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday approved the constitution of the Governing Boards of agencies and parastatals, under some ministries.
The president appointed 209 board chairmen and 1,258 board members on Friday, according to a statement from the office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation.
Sierra Leone has cancelled a $400m (£304m) Chinese-funded project to build a new airport outside the capital Freetown.
The All Progressives Congress is consulting its lawyers in its legal department to file a reaction on the eligibility of its candidates to run in Zamfara state in the 2019 election.
A poor turnout of voters has been observed in most polling units in Plateau as the state holds elections into its local government councils.
The Federal Government says it has released N460 billion of the N2.1 trillion capital expenditure for 2018 budget implementation.
The National Council for Women Societies (NCWS), Gloria Laraba Shoda, on Tuesday, tackled the chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, for allegedly sidelining women at the just concluded APC primaries, maintaining that there was no concession for women.
Marouane Fellaini has revealed Jose Mourinho asked the Manchester United players "to be men and not afraid" prior to their dramatic comeback victory over Newcastle United.
Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has emerged as the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate of Bogoro/Dass/Tafawa Balewa Federal Constituency in Bauchi State
The South African Police on Friday arrested eight officers for the October 2017 torture and murder of a Nigerian, Ibrahim Olamilekan Badmus.
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), in partnership with Borno government, had rehabilitated 833 children involved in armed conflicts in the Northeast.
Nigeria teenage sensation Samuel Chukwueze says it was like a dream come true for him after starting his first game for Villarreal.