Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar on Tuesday called at Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State in Yenagoa, the state capital, assuring the people of the Niger Delta that their desire for a restructured Nigeria would become a reality in 2019 when he is voted in as the country’s next president.
Staff of National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Tuesday staged a peaceful protest at its headquarters over poor condition of service and redundancy.
… One confessses being in business for 13 yrs
PHIL OKOSE, Onitsha
The Special Anti -Cultism Squad, SPACS, of the Anambra State Police Command, has allegedly arrested a two-man armed robbery/pick pocking gang.
Lieutenant-General-Tukur-Yusuf-Buratai, Chief of Army Staff
.Troops repel insurgents’ attack in Borno
AHMED MARI, Maiduguri, with agency report
The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has beefed up security and surveillance at the major airports in the country following a recent report that terrorists were sneaking into Nigeria from Syria.
President Muhammadu Buhari has dispatched the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, to lead a Federal Government delegation to the state.This is barely 72 hours after windstorm hit Bauchi State metropolis.
With this kind of accusation coming from Eleka, and by extension Governor Ayodele Fayose, it is clear that PDP has run out of idea to lapse into issue that does not add value to their campaign.
YUSHAU A. SHUAIB
Your Excellency, Professor Yemi Osinbajo,
You have, no doubt, a reputation to protect against agencies under your supervisions that are engaged in unethical practices and gross misconduct including corruption, nepotism and victimizations of civil servants while dropping your name in their misdemeanour.
.Says APC lacks respect for Obas
The campaign organization of the Ekiti State Deputy Governor and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate, Prof Kolapo Olusola, has berated the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its governorship candidate, Dr. Kayode Fayemi for shunning the palace of the Ewi of Ado Ekiti, Oba Rufus Adejugbe on Wednesday, saying “It is obvious that APC as a party does not have respect for the traditional institution.”
House of Reps in session
JONAS EZIEKE, Abuja
The House of Representatives has said that it is appreciative of President Muhammadu Buhari in signing the 2018 Appropriation Bill into law.
Buhari signs 2018 budget
SUNDAY ODE, Abuja
President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday signed the 2018 appropriation bill into law, with an observation that the budget as passed by the National Assembly would be difficult to implement.