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The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that the people of Ekiti State have demonstrated their trust in the party’s candidate, Kayode Fayemi’s ability to deliver on his campaign promises.
The greatest talking point in our country this week has been the declaration by President Muhammadu Buhari that he would seek a second term in office next year. And naturally so. Desire by any President, whether positive or negative, should elicit great interest in the citizenry.
Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, yesterday, warned top government functionaries against conflict of interest, disrespect for confidentiality and unethical procurement, saying that public procurement plays important role in determining the extent to which government’s social and economic targets would be attained.
The Kebbi state Government, on Monday, lamented that the Chinese Mining Company, operating in Fakai and Bagudo Local Government Areas of the state and other domestic business entrepreneurs were owing it about N4 billion in taxes, which is supposed to be part the state ‘s N7 billion Internal Generated Revenue (IGR) monthly.
Enugu State chapter of the Inter Party Advisory Council (IPAC), the umbrella organisation of all the political parties in the country has applauded Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi for his effective leadership that has engendered peace and good governance in the state “at a time when recession has become a ‘customised excuse’ for elected leaders for non-performance”.
The report, which was funded by the Nigeria Natural Resource Charter (NNRC) and the Shehu Musa Yar’Adua Foundation, stated that Nigeria’s failure to manage these oil prosperity cycles has delayed her economic rise.
Real Madrid got off to a winning start in La Liga on Sunday by comfortably beating neighbours Getafe 2-0 at home with an inspiring performance from Gareth Bale.
Following the heated controversy and consequent condemnation of the Oyo State Government led by Governor Abiola Ajimobi over the early Sunday morning demolition of an Ibadan-based radio station, Fresh FM, own by Yinka Ayefele, the Leader of One Love Family, Satguru Maharaji, on Sunday, urged the people of the state not to demonise the governor and his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC) on the matter.
Residents of Tripoli's seafront wake up most weekends to loud blasts: fishermen using dynamite to maximise their catch, regardless of the damage they are causing to marine life.
The Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide has condemned, in strong terms, the alleged harassment of female members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB Women) by security operatives in Owerri.
Nigeria's ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) on Sunday accused the opposition People's Democratic Party of sponsoring the violence that led to the suspension of Saturday's House of Assembly bye-election for Port Harcourt Constituency 3, Rivers State.
Cesc Fabregas will not feature for Chelsea against former club Arsenal as he deals with a "very unusual" injury, but Mateo Kovacic could make his debut, head coach Maurizio Sarri said on Friday.
Bayelsa-based journalist, Jones Abiri, who had been detained for more than two years by the Department of State Service (DSS), has been set free.
Emilio Butragueno said there is no Luka Modric situation at Real Madrid and that the Croatian midfielder "couldn't be happier" to be playing for the club amid links to a move to Inter Milan.
"Search and rescue teams are still removing victims who were buried beneath collapsed buildings and landslides," said national disaster agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho.