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Senate President intervenes to resolve ASUU/Govt disputes ***Urges parties to shift grounds to allow shut Varsities reopen

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan on Monday waded into the disputes between the Academic Staff Union of Universities(ASUU) and the Federal Government over the enrollment on the Integrated Personnel and Payroll Information System(IPPIS) and other outstanding issues. Lawan, according to a statement by Ola Awoniyi, his Special Adviser ( Media), …

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Sanwo-Olu gets heroic welcome in Lagos after leading APC to victory in Ondo election  Praises EndSARSprotesters, says campaign has achieved results

It was heroic welcome for Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, who returned to Lagos State on Sunday, after supervising the electoral victory of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the just-concluded gubernatorial election in Ondo State.   The aircraft that brought the Governor back to Lagos touched ground at 6:08pm, amid rousing …

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INEC makes progress in uploading Ondo election results on portal

By Emmanuel Oloniruha Akure, Oct. 10, 2020 In fulfillment of its pledge to continue promoting transparency in electoral process using technology, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it made progress in uploading election results from polling units (PUs) during Saturday’s Ondo State Governorship election. According to INEC, the results …

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Ondo 2020: PDP rejects OAU VC as Chief Returning Officer …says don is Akeredolu’s crony

 *With him, voters can’t get free, fair election – Makinde, PDP National Campaign Chair *Calls on international community to call INEC to order The National Campaign Council of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), for the October 10, 2020, governorship election in Ondo State, has rejected the appointment of Professor Eyitope …

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Buhari, Osinbajo, Sanwo-Olu, APC governors storm Ondo for Akeredolu’s re-election rally; He deserves second term – President

Ahead of Saturday’s governorship election in Ondo State, President Muhammadu Buhari; Vice President Yemi Osinbajo; chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC’s National Caretaker and Extra-Ordinary Convention Planning Committee and Yobe State Governor, Mai Mala Buni; Chairman, APC National Campaign Council for Ondo State Governorship election and Lagos State Governor, …

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Nigeria@60: Gambari participates in virtual New York parade, carnival

By Harrison Arubu New York, Oct. 4, 2020 Chief of Staff to the President, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, was among participants in this year’s New York City Nigeria Independence Day Parade and Carnival, which ended on Saturday evening. The three-day event, held virtually due to the coronavirus pandemic, featured music performances, …

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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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