Engr.Ahmed Mansur, MAN President
In the light of continued rise in population and the increase of poverty in Kano, the Manufacturers Association (MAN) has stressed the need for collaborative efforts from the government and private sector in order to restore the manufacturing industry in the state.
Gov.Kayode-Fayemi of Ekiti State
JOHN OJO, Ado-Ekiti
Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, said on Wednesday that his victory at the Supreme Court in the eligibility suit filed by a former governor of the state, Chief Segun Oni, will afford the state to move forward and end all contentions about his emergence.
A member of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon. Segun Olulade, on Tuesday condemned the spate of extra-judicial killings by the police across the country, saying it is a “big mess in our hands.”
A petrol tanke
EMEKA NWULU, Owerri
A lorry tanker fully loaded with kerosene coming from Port Harcourt, Rivers State to Imo State fell down on Tuesday at Hospital junction Owerri as it was entering to distribute the product.
A cross section of the protesters with their tricyles
PHIL OKOSE, Onitsha
No fewer than five persons allegedly sustained various degrees of injuries and over 70 tricycles damaged as tricycle (Keke NAPEP) operators under the platform of Keke Drivers Welfare, protested extortion of members on Tuesday in Onitsha, Anambra State.
Chief Raymond Dokpesi
FAVOUR SHUAIB, Abuja
The crisis between Daar Communications and Development Control deepened as the latter demolished the fence and gate house of the former in Abuja on Tuesday.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Lagos State said it would conduct a supplementary elections in 71 polling units across eight wards with a total registered voters of 43, 660 in Ajeromi-Ifelodun Federal Constituency supplementary election.
National Assembly complex building Abuja-
…Recommends South-South as DSP; North-Central, South-East for Speaker, Deputy positions
OBIORA IFOH, Abuja
With the president and vice president coming from the North-west and South-West, respectively, the Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Yekini Nabena, has called on the party’s leadership to ensure that the zoning arrangement for the Senate President, Deputy Senate President, Speaker and Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives in the incoming 9th National Assembly reflects the remaining four geopolitical regions of the country.
JOHNSON OJO, Ado Ekiti
The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has begun clampdown on petrol dealers hoarding or diverting products in Ekiti State.
. Says: ‘I’ll stand as Buhari ‘s witness at tribunal’
JOHNSON OJO, Ado Ekiti
Former member of the National Assembly, Senator Ayo Arise, has volunteered to stand as defence witness in the petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party’s Presidential flag bearer, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, challenging the re- election of President Muhammadu Buhari .