Home / 2016 / July

Monthly Archives: July 2016

Approach INEC offices for your PVCs, Ambode charges Lagosians …Urges APC members to remain loyal to party ideals …I’m proud of Gov’s achievements, says Tinubu

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday urged residents to approach the offices of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) across the State for their Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) to enable them participate in future elections. Governor Ambode, who spoke at the All Progressives Congress (APC) party secretariat in …

Read More »

Saraki calls for calm as UN Humanitarian convoy is attacked – Seeks review of security situation in the North East – Calls on UN to resume activities

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Friday called for calm as the United Nations announced that it would be suspending aid deliveries in Nigeria after a United Nations International Children’s Fund (UNICEF) humanitarian convoy was attacked while travelling from Bama to Maiduguri in Borno State. Saraki in a statement …

Read More »

Late Akarigbo, an accomplished Monarch – Otunba Gbenga Daniel

The immediate past governor of Ogun State and the Arole of Remoland, Otunba (Engr.) Gbenga Daniel has described His Royal Majesty, Oba Sir (Dr.) Michael Adeniyi Sonariwo, Erinjugbo II, the late Akarigbo and Paramount ruler of Remoland as an accomplished monarch whose death ended another glorious chapter in the administrative …

Read More »

Monthly environmental sanitation holds Saturday in Lagos

The Lagos State Government has declared that the July 2016 Environmental Sanitation Exercise will hold on Saturday 30th July and be dedicated to cleaning of drains and canals across the state, to allow for free flow of water as the rainy season nears its peak. The Commissioner for the Environment, …

Read More »

Sokoto uncovers 13,000 ghost workers in LGAs

Sokoto State Government said it has discovered no fewer than 12,915 ghost workers whose names were added into the payroll of the 23 Local Governments Areas of the state. The State Commissioner for Local Governments and Community Development, Alhaji Mannir Dan-Iya, disclosed this at a media briefing in Sokoto. “The …

Read More »

NESG commends Saraki over passage of Railway Bill

The Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) has commended the Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, for his “leadership and unflinching commitment” that led to the recent passage of the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) Bill, by the Senate. Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the NESG, ‘Laoye Jaiyeola, who made the assertion …

Read More »

Dogara gives Jibrin 7-days to retract libelous allegations, or face legal action “I stand by my allegations, I will never apologize” – Jibrin dares Dogara

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt Hon Yakubu Dogara, has given a seven day ultimatum to Hon Abdulmumin Jibrin to tender an unreserved apology to him and retract all allegations made against him or face legal action. A statement issued by the Special Adviser on Media & Public …

Read More »