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2017 Budget Appropriation bill now before Acting President Osinbajo – Laolu Akande; What will he do with it? – The world watches

  Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has officially received the 2017 Budget Appropriation Bill from the National Assembly. It was delivered Friday by Senator Ita Solomon Enang, the Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on National Assembly Matters. The delivery of the critical document was confirmed by Laolu Akande, …

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Acting President Osinbajo signs 3 Executive Orders to ease business, fast track budget submissions, promote made-in-Nigeria products

  In exercise of the presidential authorities vested in the Executive arm of government, Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has signed three executive orders that will significantly change some of the ways government business and operations are conducted in the country forthwith. Ahead of the signing, the Acting President held …

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Microsoft to deliver Microsoft Cloud from Datacentres in Africa to enable greater innovation, entrepreneurship and economic growth

Microsoft’s new investment will provide highly available, scalable, and secure cloud services across Africa with the option of data residency in South Africa  Today (Thursday)Microsoft (Nasdaq “MSFT” @Microsoft) (www.Microsoft.com) revealed plans to deliver the complete, intelligent Microsoft Cloud for the first time from datacentres located in Africa. This new investment …

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Ambode commissions Abule Egba, Ajah flyovers, Lekki Roads …To construct Badore, Regional Roads in Lekki …Approves rehabilitation of Abule Egba inner roads, building of shopping mall

  Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday commissioned the Ajah and Abule Egba Flyovers, saying that both bridges were creative solutions by his administration to address the perennial traffic associated with the areas, as well as boost economic activities in both axes. The Governor, who spoke at separate …

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Ugwuanyi is Best Governor in South East, says Air Peace Chief …As Airline sites job-boosting hub in Enugu

The Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Air Peace Limited, Chief Allen Onyema has described Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State as the best governor in the South East zone. Chief Onyema also said that Ugwuanyi is a visionary and forward thinking governor who has assembled technocrats to think about …

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‘Our commitment to Nigeria remains strong’ – Shell . SPDC JV contributed $29 billion to Nigeria’s purse 2012–2016

  Shell remains strongly committed to the development of Nigeria, Osagie Okunbor, Country Chair, Shell Companies in Nigeria said in Lagos, while announcing that The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Ltd (SPDC) operated Joint Venture alone contributed $29 billion to the Nigerian purse between 2012 and 2016. Also in …

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Lagos @ 50: Ambode graces Community Day, Carnival Celebrations …Says govt’ll never betray trust of Lagosians

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwu                                 nmi Ambode on Saturday graced the Lagos @ 50 Community Day and Carnival Celebrations, assuring that his administration will continue to run an all inclusive government where all Lagosians can have and feel a sense of belonging regardless of party affiliation, creed or colour. The …

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LG elections: Ensure victory for APC in all local govts, Ambode tasks party members …Tinubu gives guidelines, urges party leaders, members to embrace peaceful conduct

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday charged members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the State to work round the clock to ensure that the party wins all available elective positions in the forthcoming July 22 Local Government elections. Governor Ambode, who addressed members of the party …

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Appeal Court upholds constitution of Judicial Commission of Inquiry established to probe Amaechi ▪Declares that Governor Wike acted within the law

The Court of Appeal, Port Harcourt Division  has upheld the legality  of  the Judicial Commission of Inquiry  established  by Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike  to probe the sale of Valued Assets by the immediate past administration of Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi in the state.  The Appeal Court in a lead judgment …

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PDP is dead! De-register it immediately!- former Governor Sullivan Chime tells INEC; Attacks Deputy Senate President frontally

From: Madu Ezenoha, Enugu Immediate former governor of Enugu State, Barr. Sullivan Chime Wednesday called on the Independent National Electoral Commission to de-register the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as a matter of urgency. He said that the electoral body would have ample constitutional backing if it should take such drastic …

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