Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State on Monday signed the 2018 budget of N103.5 billion into law. Signing the document in Enugu, Ugwuanyi reiterated his administration’s readiness to deliver good governance and harness the potential in the state. The governor, however,...
The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has taken voter education to public schools in Bayelsa to inculcate the culture and ideals of democracy in students. The education was held on Friday in Yenagoa at the Central Epie Secondary School Opolo,...
Management of the Benue State University on Friday postponed its planned session examination over students’ protest. Newsmen reports that the leadership of the students’ union, barricaded the entrance gate to the institution as early as 6am to protest management’s directive...
Wife of the Kwara Governor, Mrs Omolewa Ahmed, has advised sexually active females to adopt monthly breast self-examination as a precautionary measure against breast Cancer. Ahmed made the call on Monday while addressing students on an advocacy sensitisation visit at...
The Kano State Independent Electoral Commission, KANSIEC, has declared the All Progressive Congress, APC, candidates as winners of the Saturday’s Local Government polls in all the 44 councils in the state. The KANSIEC Chairman, Garba Sheka, announced the election results...
The Bayelsa Police Command has confirmed the killing of Mr. Okaye Igali, the Southern Ijaw branch Chairman of Nigerian Union of Local Government Employee (NULGE) by unidentified assassins. DSP Asinim Butswat, the spokesman of the state police command, confirmed the...
The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, Kano State Command, has deployed 3, 500 personnel for Saturday’s local government election in the state. This is contained in a statement signed by the Command’s Public Relations Officer, Ibrahim Idris, and...
Governor, Nyesom Wike, of Rivers State on Wednesday donated N200m to the people of Benue who were displaced from their homes following herdsmen invasion of their communities. Wike also called for comprehensive measures to resolve the “unfortunate killing” of Benue...
A group of clergies have unanimously agreed to give spiritual backing and support to Nigerian youths involved in the ongoing sociopolitical revolution. Speaking in the grand finale of a three day fasting and prayer programme organized for youths across the...
Three office rooms at the Department of Petroleum Resources in Minna were gutted by fire on Tuesday, the Niger Coordinator of the department, Alhaji Abdullahi Isa, said. Isa disclosed this while conducting newsmen round the affected offices on Tuesday. He said...