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Ogun State Africa Democratic Congress, governorship candidate, Prince Gboyega Nasir Isiaka (GNI) has unveiled his manifesto which detailed how he will govern the state if elected governor in the 2019 general election.

Ogun guber: ADC’s Gboyega Isiaka unveils manifesto

Ogun State Africa Democratic Congress, governorship candidate, Prince Gboyega Nasir Isiaka (GNI) has unveiled his manifesto which detailed how he will govern the state if elected governor in the 2019 general election.

APC passes vote of confidence on Abdullahi Ganduje

The Kano State All Progressives Congress caucus in the National Assembly has passed a vote of confidence on Governor Abdullahi Ganduje for his “exemplary leadership and performance in office”.
President Buhari receives in audience Sam Nda-Isaiah Chairman Graham Foggs Limited in State House on 23rd Nov 2018-4

Federal government moves to crash cost of drugs

The federal government has taken steps to provide Nigerians access to cheaper medicines.
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Muhammadu Buhari approves committee on cheaper medicines, livestock drugs

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the setting up of an inter-ministerial committee to fashion out how medicines and livestock drugs can be made available to the Nigerians at a fraction of the prevailing prices.
Kayode Fayemi Ekiti

Kayode Fayemi inaugurates new appointees

The Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, on Monday inaugurated four new members of the State Executive Council with a charge on them to immediately swing into action and offer their best to the people.

Group urges federal government to ban importation of palm oil

Consumers’ cooperatives in the South-East and South-South geopolitical zones have called on the Federal Government to ban the importation of local produce including palm oil to protect the rural producers and farmer.

Kebbi government commended for investing 10% annual budget to agriculture

The Kebbi State Coordinator, Oxfam International, Mr Olumide Ojo, on Monday commended the state government for committing 10 per cent of its annual budget to agriculture sector.
kayode fayemi ekiti

Muhammadu Buhari: Ekiti will experience rapid development under Kayode Fayemi

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the people of Ekiti state made a right choice by electing Dr. Kayode Fayemi as governor in the July 14, 2018 governorship poll in the state, saying the state will experience rapid development and reclaims its past glory under the new helmsman.

US university honours Ooni of Ife, Rabiu Kwankwaso, Ajayi Boroffice, others

University of Entrepreneurship and Technology (UET), Delaware, United States of America, will confer honourary doctoral degree in Urban Planning and Rural Development on the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, and other eminent Nigerians.

AfDB, FAO commit $100 million to fight hunger

The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) have agreed to commit $100 million to fight hunger in Africa.
Senator Sefiu Adegbenga Kaka

2019: Senator Kaka joins Ogun governorship race

Senator Sefiu Adegbenga Kaka has declared his intention to join the governorship race in Ogun state, on the platform of the All Progressives Congress.

Governor Ambode urges federal government to sign AfCFTA to boost export

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Thursday declared support for the African Continental Free Trade Agreement and urged Nigeria to sign the agreement.

PDP: President Buhari lacks capacity to implement 2018 budget

The Peoples Democratic Party says President Muhammadu Buhari’s submission that the 2018 budget, signed by him, will be near un-implementable is a clear admission that he lacks the capacity and competence to run a development-oriented economy as desired by Nigerians.

Ex-Governor Nwodo endorse Governor Ugwuanyi for second term

A former governor of old Enugu State and ex-national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Okwesilieze Nwodo, has declared Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi as “the best performing Governor in Nigeria”.

Labour Party: Ex-Governor Mimiko’s return rekindles our hope

The National Chairman of the Labour Party, Alhaji Abdulkadir Abdulsalam, has said the return of Former Governor of Ondo State, Dr Olusegun Mimiko, to the party would add greater value.

Ex-Governor Mimiko: APC, PDP lacks ideology

A former governor of Ondo State, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, yesterday tacked the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) and the major opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the lack of ideology to take Nigeria out of the economic and political quagmire.

Senate receives report on 2018 Budget Tuesday

The 2018 Budget has been on the front burner in recent times as many people have blamed the National for purposely delaying the budget as using it as a tool against the Executive.

Federal government, WorldFish to scale up fish production through research

The Federal Government in partnership with the WorldFish, an international organisation, is to scale up tilapia and catfish production through research in the country.

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Christmas: Enugu announces free ride for indigenes

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Presidency: PDP spreading fake news

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