Friday, March 5, 2021

Politics

Kogi, PDP in war of words over N3.7bn fraud allegation

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State*Our former Senator’s doing well in ‘Nollywood’— Commissioner By Dirisu Yakubu— ABUJA The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Thursday, urged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to investigate Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State over “revelations...

PANDEF to FG: Give us new Nigeria, all zones ‘ve accepted restructuring, federalism principles

President Muhammadu BuhariBy Emma Amaize PAN Niger-Delta Forum, PANDEF, umbrella body of monarchs, leaders, stakeholders of the coastal states of Niger Delta, has thrown down the gauntlet at the Federal Government to provide a new beginning for the country through...

Support APC Govt efforts to fight insecurity to standstill, says DG APC Support Groups

 The Director-General Conference of APC Support Groups, Obidike Chukwuebuka has called on states, local governments, community leaders, religious groups, and individuals to support the federal government efforts at tackling insecurity and ensuring a...

Our followers will vote for a youthful ‘Yahaya Bello’ — Nollywood stars

Gov Bello (M) pictured with Nollywood representatives, yesterday.By Arogbonlo Israel Some representatives of Nollywood have pledged their support for Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello ahead of the 2023 presidential election.Yahaya Bello had received the Nollywood stars...

We’re still using 119,973 polling units created in 1996— INEC

INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu— ABUJA The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Tuesday, told the National Assembly that the 119,973 polling units being used for elections were created in 1996, by the defunct National Electoral Commission of Nigeria, NECON,...

Reps seek to enforce treatment of victims of gunshot wounds

By Tordue Salem – Abuja The House of Representatives committee on health services, Tuesday, began a pubic hearing on six key health bills, including some to compel hospitals in the country, to treat victims of gunshot wounds and establish an...

Apologise to gov Ikpeazu, PDP tells Smart Adeyemi

By Chinedu Adonu, Enugu Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, South-East zone on Monday urged Sen, Smart Adeyemi to immediately apologize to the governor of Abia State, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu over his unguided verbal attack. The Zonal Publicity Secretary, Augustine Elochukwu who made...

‘You’ve backed your words with action’, youth group reacts as Obasanjo meets Bello

Obasanjo (right) pictured with Gov BelloBy Arogbonlo Israel Following the meeting of former President Olusegun Obasanjo with the Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello, the GYB2PYB Youth Support Group has commended the former for backing his words with action. Recall the former...

APC chieftain urges security agencies to end kidnappings of children

Alhaji Tijjani Tumsah, a former Interim National Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has urged security agencies to deplore all the required resources to put an end to kidnapping of innocent children for ransom.

PDP tasks new EFCC boss on professionalism

By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA- The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Sunday, urged the new Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Abdulraheed Bawa, to restore professionalism in the running of the anti-graft body.This is even as...
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Representatives to investigate abandoned projects in Nigeria

The House of Representatives has committed to tracking all abandoned projects in the country to ensure their completion.Rep....

ANEEJ publishes performance classification report of 113 MDA in 2020

By Gabriel Ewepu - Abuja The African Network for Environment and Economic Justice, ANEEJ, released on Thursday a report ranking the performance of 113 federal...

FIFA Council seat: FG endorses NFF chief Pinnick

PinnickThe Federal Government has supported the president of the Nigerian Football Federation, Amaju Melvin Pinnick, in his quest to win a seat...

Square Introduces Deal for Jay-Z’s Tidal Music Platform

Jay-Z / PHOTO: The sourceDigital payments firm Square said Thursday it was buying a majority stake in music streaming platform Tidal from a group...
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Kogi, PDP in war of words over N3.7bn fraud allegation

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State*Our former Senator’s doing well in ‘Nollywood’— Commissioner By Dirisu Yakubu— ABUJA The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Thursday, urged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to investigate Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State over “revelations...

PANDEF to FG: Give us new Nigeria, all zones ‘ve accepted restructuring, federalism principles

President Muhammadu BuhariBy Emma Amaize PAN Niger-Delta Forum, PANDEF, umbrella body of monarchs, leaders, stakeholders of the coastal states of Niger Delta, has thrown down the gauntlet at the Federal Government to provide a new beginning for the country through...

Support APC Govt efforts to fight insecurity to standstill, says DG APC Support Groups

 The Director-General Conference of APC Support Groups, Obidike Chukwuebuka has called on states, local governments, community leaders, religious groups, and individuals to support the federal government efforts at tackling insecurity and ensuring a...

Our followers will vote for a youthful ‘Yahaya Bello’ — Nollywood stars

Gov Bello (M) pictured with Nollywood representatives, yesterday.By Arogbonlo Israel Some representatives of Nollywood have pledged their support for Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello ahead of the 2023 presidential election.Yahaya Bello had received the Nollywood stars...

We’re still using 119,973 polling units created in 1996— INEC

INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu— ABUJA The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Tuesday, told the National Assembly that the 119,973 polling units being used for elections were created in 1996, by the defunct National Electoral Commission of Nigeria, NECON,...

Reps seek to enforce treatment of victims of gunshot wounds

By Tordue Salem – Abuja The House of Representatives committee on health services, Tuesday, began a pubic hearing on six key health bills, including some to compel hospitals in the country, to treat victims of gunshot wounds and establish an...

Apologise to gov Ikpeazu, PDP tells Smart Adeyemi

By Chinedu Adonu, Enugu Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, South-East zone on Monday urged Sen, Smart Adeyemi to immediately apologize to the governor of Abia State, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu over his unguided verbal attack. The Zonal Publicity Secretary, Augustine Elochukwu who made...

‘You’ve backed your words with action’, youth group reacts as Obasanjo meets Bello

Obasanjo (right) pictured with Gov BelloBy Arogbonlo Israel Following the meeting of former President Olusegun Obasanjo with the Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello, the GYB2PYB Youth Support Group has commended the former for backing his words with action. Recall the former...

APC chieftain urges security agencies to end kidnappings of children

Alhaji Tijjani Tumsah, a former Interim National Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has urged security agencies to deplore all the required resources to put an end to kidnapping of innocent children for ransom.

PDP tasks new EFCC boss on professionalism

By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA- The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Sunday, urged the new Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Abdulraheed Bawa, to restore professionalism in the running of the anti-graft body.This is even as...
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Representatives to investigate abandoned projects in Nigeria

The House of Representatives has committed to tracking all abandoned projects in the country to ensure their completion.Rep....

ANEEJ publishes performance classification report of 113 MDA in 2020

By Gabriel Ewepu - Abuja The African Network for Environment and Economic Justice, ANEEJ, released on Thursday a report ranking the performance of 113 federal...

FIFA Council seat: FG endorses NFF chief Pinnick

PinnickThe Federal Government has supported the president of the Nigerian Football Federation, Amaju Melvin Pinnick, in his quest to win a seat...

Square Introduces Deal for Jay-Z’s Tidal Music Platform

Jay-Z / PHOTO: The sourceDigital payments firm Square said Thursday it was buying a majority stake in music streaming platform Tidal from a group...
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