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Oct. 10 Ondo guber poll: IGP deploys 1 DIG, 1 AIG, 11 CPs to coordinate security   • Says Security Aides must not accompany VIPs on election day

As part of efforts at ensuring effective coordination and full implementation of security arrangements towards a peaceful election in the October 10th, 2020, Ondo State Gubernatorial Election, the Inspector-General of Police, IGP M.A. Adamu, has deployed DIG Adeleye Olusola Oyabade, Deputy Inspector General of Police in charge of Research and …

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Devolve power or Nigeria’s development’ll remain stunted – Wike * Restates commitment to national unity

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike says Nigeria’s development will remain stunted without strong institutions that will promote devolution of power. Governor Wike made the assertion at an event to mark Nigeria’s 60th Independence Day celebration at Government House, Port Harcourt. He said it was time for Nigerians to confront …

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Buhari appoints Oni as National Pension Commission Chairman …seeks Senate confirmation of Nwankpa as FCCPC boss

  President Muhammadu Buhari has requested the Senate to confirm the appointment of Dr. Oyindasola Oluremi Oni (North Central) as Chairman of the National Pension Commission. The request which was read on the floor during plenary by the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, was dated 25th August, 2020. Also for confirmation …

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Sanwo-Olu in Akure, meets APC leaders, stakeholders   …Drums support for Akeredolu’s re-election

Lagos State Governor and Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Campaign Council for Ondo State Governorship Election, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, stormed Akure, the capital of Ondo State Sunday, to solicit support for the APC and its governorship candidate, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu (SAN). Governor Sanwo-Olu, who was accompanied by …

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African Free Trade Agreement must be backed by adequate policies, robust implementation – Lawan

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has said for the African Continental Free Trade Agreement to yield expected results, same must be backed by requisite legal frameworks, right policies, and robust implementation. Lawan made this known when he received a visiting delegation from the African Continental Free Trade Area Secretariat, …

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Edo guber poll: APC congratulates Gov. Obaseki; ‘We have finally caged the lions of Edo politics,’ says Gov.

By Emmanuel Mogbede (Abuja) / Monday Ajogun (Benin) Abuja, Sept. 21, 2020 Mai Mala Buni, Chairman All Progressives Congress (APC) National Caretaker Committee, has said that the peaceful conduct of the just concluded Edo governorship election and its outcome represents a victory for Nigeria’s democracy. This is as Gov. Godwin …

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Jubilation as Ebeano family endorses Ugwuanyi as leader …Pledges absolute loyalty, support for governor’s political decisions

Thousands of jubilant members and supporters of the resilient Ebeano Political Family in Enugu State, on Saturday, unanimously endorsed Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi as their leader in whom they are well pleased. The members of the political movement gave the endorsement, when the founder, who was a former Governor of the …

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Wike’s life in danger in Edo – Rivers Govt.; Says IGP Adamu’ll be held personally responsible if anything happens to him

The Rivers state government has cried out over the fate of their Governor, Nyesom Wike, in Benin City, the Edo State capital and have said they will hold the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu personally responsible if any harm should come to Wike. Rivers State Commissioner for Information and …

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Edo 2020: PDP will win convincingly – Wike *Urges Edo electorate to be vigilant, defend their votes.

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Campaign Council Chairman, Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that the Edo governorship election will be won convincingly by Governor Godwin Obaseki. The PDP National Campaign chairman who is also the Governor of Rivers State made the assertion at the Grand Finale of the …

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Constitution Review: Committee won’t kill any bill, Omo-Agege assures ….. Says we’re not under pressure from external forces

The Deputy President of the Senate and Chairman, Senate Adhoc Committee on Review of the 1999 Constitution, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has assured that the panel would not kill any of the constitution alteration bills before it. He promised that the Senate would recommend all the bills before it for consideration …

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