MUSA BABA AHMED, & JONAS EZIEKE, Abuja
The House of Representatives has urged the Federal Government to recruit more hands into the Nigeria Police Force as a way of mitigating the effects of dwindling manpower in the force and tackle insecurity in the country.
MALACHY UZENDU, Deputy Editor, Abuja
DECAYING infrastructure, lack of employment of the youths and low presence of industries in Kogi State have been listed as the major issues propelling All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship aspirants to join the race.
Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike has expressed happiness over the progress of work done so far on key construction projects in the state capital, Port Harcourt.
MUSA BABA AHMED, JONAS EZIEKE, Abuja
Obviously disturbed by the plight of Nigerians in the North East ravaged by the Boko Haram scourge, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has moved a motion for the rehabilitation and reconstruction of the zone.
JONAS EZIEKE, MUSA BABA AHMED, Abuja.
Due to the rising insecurity situation in North-East of the country, the House of Representatives has urged the military authorities to deploy more troops in some communities in Borno State as part of efforts by Federal Government to defeat the Boko Haram insurgency.
JONAS EZIEKE, Abuja
The President-General of Ideato Peoples’ Assembly, Abuja chapter, Chief Awaji Ifeanyi has appealed to the member representing Ideato North/South Federal Constituency of Imo State in the House of Representatives, Hon. Austin Chukwukere to provide effective representation to the people of the area.
ADEKUNLE ADESUJI, EUCLID MYKE, Abuja.
SENATE yesterday at plenary confirmed the appointment of Abdulahi Adamu Kaugama as Resident Electoral Commissioner REC, for Jigawa State Independent Electoral Commission INEC.
MALACHY UZENDU, DEPUTY EDITOR, ABUJA
INDEPENDENT Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) yesterday cleared the chairman of the Police Service Commission (PSC) Chief Mike Mbama Okiro of allegations of “Corruption, Abuse of Office and Fraudulent Act to Swindle the Police Service Commission” to the tune of N275,525,000.00
AKOR SYLVESTER, Abuja
Delta state governor Ifeanyi Okowa yesterday expressed worry over the delay in the implementation of the National Health Act (NHA) calling on the present administration led by President Muhammadu Buhari to quickly consider the working of the act for the benefit of the country.
STEVE OKO, UMUAHIA
Pioneer Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP) in Abia State and member of the party’s Board of Trustees, Chief Tony Ukasanya; former Commissioner for Information, Dr. Eze Chikamnayo , and about 40, 000 PDP members from across the state are set to defect to the All Progressive Congress, Daily Champion can authoritatively report.