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Bayelsa govt commends Buhari for reimbursing states for funds spent on Federal projects

By Nathan Nwakamma Yenagoa, Oct. 18, 2020 Bayelsa Government has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for his efforts to reimburse some state governments for funds used in executing various federal projects in their states. Gov. Douye Diri gave the commendation when he received members of the National Assembly Joint Committee on …

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Ecobanks holds Diaspora Independence Webinar; Dabiri-Erewa, Akinwuntan, Kazeem Bello, others to feature

Ecobank Plc, the Pan African Bank, is holding “The Diaspora Independence Webinar” tomorrow, Sunday, October 18, 2020. The program has as its theme: “Financial Services & Remittance Solutions for Nigerians in Diaspora: Leveraging Ecobank’s Pan-African Offering as the Nation Celebrates 60,” and starts at 7:00PM (GMT – Nigeria Time). Speakers …

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EndSARS: When Sanwo-Olu visited Ikechukwu Iloamuazor’s widow …Says deceased won’t die in vain …Eyewitness relives how he died  

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Saturday, visited the widow of Mr. Ikechukwu Iloamuazor, the man hit by stray bullet during last Monday’s demonstration by youths in Surulere for the dissolution of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). The protest ended bloody when the police attempted to disperse some of …

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More accolades for Sanwo-Olu as Gov. visits family of Ikechukwu Iloamuazor; Meets Chairman, Judicial Panel investigating SARS brutality; Increases youth representation on Panel

More Nigerians have commended Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu for personally going to the residence of Ikechukwu Iloamuazor, who was allegedly killed by Police men during the #ENDSARS protests in Lagos. Gov. Sanwo-Olu had earlier exposed the police officers who allegedly shot and killed the 55 year old Ikechukwu Iloamauzor, …

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#ENDSARS campaign: ADF praises Nigerian youths for standing up against injustice; Calls for international support

A group, the Alaigbo Development Foundation (ADF), has expressed its support for the #ENDSARS protests sweeping through some states of the country, saying that the action is “a qualitative leap in the development of political consciousness of Nigerian Youths.” In a statement by Abia Onyike, its Spokesman, ADF also said …

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Obiano inherited best possible state since Nigeria was created — Ex-Commissioner

Chief Joe-Martins Uzodike, who was the Commissioner for Information during the tenure of Governor Peter Obi, has described as lies, the statement by the Secretary to the Anambra State Government, Prof. Solo Chukwulobelu, claiming that Obi bequeathed various categories of debts to his successor, Gov. Willie Obiano. Uzodike spoke through …

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Otedola Bridge explosion: NNPC commiserates with victims, Lagos Govt; “No life lost”- Police

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has commiserated with the Government and people of Lagos State and especially the victims over the unfortunate tanker explosion which occurred on the Otedola Bridge, in Lagos, in the early hours of Saturday. According to reports, the unfortunate incident occurred when a container truck …

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