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“Relocate To Kano”-Governor Ganduje to Fulani Herdsmen

The Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, on Sunday called on all Fulani herdsmen in some parts of the country, especially in Benue and Taraba states, to relocate to Kano State. Ganduje said Kano State had “vast grazing land” to accommodate herdsmen and their cattle. The governor stated this during the monitoring of the state’s “free vaccination of over one million ... Read More »

Ogun Partners 8 IPPs for Generation of 276MW Electricity

  In it’s continued efforts towards tackling the epileptic power supply in the state, the Ogun State Government has entered into an agreement with eight Independent Power Providers (IPPs) to generate and distribute power to residents. The project, tagged “Light-Up Ogun”, is to generate a total of  276 mega watts of electricity from gas, solar, waste to energy and joule ... Read More »

FG re-arraigns Senator Misau for Falsehood against Police Boss

The Federal Government on Monday re-arraigned Senator Isah Misau at the FCT High Court, Maitama, on amended charge of injurious falsehood. Misau, the senator representing Bauchi Central Senatorial District, was arraigned on a five-count of injurious falsehood on October 19, 2017. The charges were amended to seven during Monday’s proceedings. The prosecuting counsel, Dr. Alex Izinyon (SAN), had told the ... Read More »

How Ambode’s Special Adviser, Deji Tinubu died-Government

The Lagos State Government has confirmed the death of Mr. Deji Tinubu, the Special Adviser on Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives. The Government in a statement signed by the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Kehinde Bamigbetan expressed “shock and disbelief’ over the sudden death of Mr. Tinubu and has reached out to his immediate family to commiserate on this huge ... Read More »

Toyin Saraki becomes Universal Helath Coverage Global Champion

Founder and President, Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA), HE Mrs Toyin Saraki has been named The Universal Health Coverage (UHC) ‘Global Champion’. The recognition came on the heel of her high-level advocacy for UHC at 72nd United Nations General Assembly in New York, United States, in September 2017. At the UN, Saraki advocated the implementation of innovative country and regional initiatives ... Read More »

Fuel crisis: DPR Shuts erring stations

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) is getting tough with marketers found to be hoarding fuel as the current scarcity bites harder nationwide. At the last count, no fewer than 48 filling stations have been shut down in Delta, Kwara and Ekiti states alone. The price of petrol rose to N400 per litre yesterday in Abuja as more citizens travelled ... Read More »

N1.47billion Fraud: Innoson Boss released by EFCC

Adeleke Adeosun The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has released Nnewi, Anambra-State born Industrialist, Chief Innocent Chukwuma on bail. The business man who runs a local auto assembly plant was arrested on Tuesday December 19, 2017 at his Enugu residence, following his refusal to respond to invitations by the Commission, after initially being granted administrative bail by the Commission, while ... Read More »

Saraki: Court of Appeal Judgement Vindicates me

We noted the verdict of the Court of Appeal Court in which it agreed with the decision of the Code of Conduct Tribunal that Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki has no case to answer on 15 of the 18 charges filed against him by the Federal Government. We believe that upholding the no case submission by Dr. Saraki with regards ... Read More »

Protect Women Against Abuse-Ambode urges Governors

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday acknowledged the resilient nature of women and their strategic role in national development, saying that it was important for concerted efforts to be made to protect them against abuse and anything that can inhibit their progress. Speaking at the 2017 National Women Summit of Oyo State Officials’ Wives Association (OYSOWA) held at ... Read More »

Wizkid features in US Rapper, Young Jeezy’s album, Pressure

When earlier this year, Wizkid posted a picture of himself lounging with US Rapper, Young Jeezy who is now known as Jeezy, people did not think any thing of it. But now, the reason has been blown open with the release of Jeezy’s album Pressure. Wizkid actually features on the tack titled “The Life” which also features Trey Songz. Read More »