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NASS leadership: Outsiders can’t decide House rules – Lawmakers

As the race for the election of principal officers of the 9th National Assembly gathers steam, some lawmakers have warned that any attempt to change the House rules will be resisted.

 

 

 

 

 

Last week [...]

Mon, 29 April 2019


Next Level is consolidation of Buhari’s achievements –Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has stated that the ‘Next Level’ agenda of President Muhammadu Buhari is a consolidation of the recorded successes of the administration in the first four years in office.

Mohammed said this while featuring on the politic [...]

Sat, 27 April 2019


Praise for Okowa over mechanic village

Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has been commended for his foresight in building an ultra-modern mechanic village in Asaba.

Chief Boniface Ezeigwe, state chairman, Auto Spare Parts Dealers Association, gave the commendation while interacting with journalists in Asaba.

According to him [...]

Sat, 27 April 2019


USAID, AUN partner on $13m project to boost education in Northeast

The U.S. Agency for International Development, USAID, and the American University of Nigeria, AUN, are partnering to re-establish basic education in the conflict-ravaged areas in northeastern Adamawa and Gombe states.

Under a three-year, $13.3 million agreement, AUN will collaborate with Columb [...]

Sat, 27 April 2019


Filling stations warned against off-loading fuel at noon

Filling stations owners and operators have been warned not to off load fuel products at noon in any part of the state due to safety concerns.

Mr. Eugene Oziwele, the Delta state director, Fire Service, gave the warning while speaking with journalists in Asaba.

He maintained that the warn [...]

Sat, 27 April 2019


I will not surrender govt to criminals- Ortom

Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom has vowed to deal with anyone caught fomenting trouble in that state or at the border communities as his government would not give room for criminal elements to overrun the state.

 

Ortom read the riot act, last week, at the Benue Peoples House in M [...]

Sat, 27 April 2019


2 traffic wardens dismissed for killing NSCDC officer

The Nigeria Police has dismissed Idoko Sunday and Katdel Dabit, for allegedly involved in the death of an Assistant Superintendent of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps NSCDC, ASC Ogar Jumbo Ochigbo, on March 20, 2019. 

 

In a statement by Force Public Relations Offi [...]

Sat, 27 April 2019


Bello charges FCT residents to pray for smooth transition

Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammad Bello has called on the Christian faithful and other residents of the territory to use the occasion of Easter celebrations to pray for peace and smooth transition. 

The minister said the need to pray for unity is especially signific [...]

Sat, 27 April 2019


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