The uninterested presidential aspirant

A Coalition of civil society groups has been told by a governor in the Northeast to drop the idea of promoting him as a possible presidential candidate in 2023. Sources say the campaigners had gone all the way from Abuja to the governor’s state to inform him of their readiness to tour the nooks and... Continue Reading →

Fashola inaugurates Rivers flyover, commends Wike’s urban renewal scheme

The Minister of Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola (SAN), at the weekend inaugurated 969. 4 metres’ long Rebisi Dual Carriage Flyover Bridge in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. Fashola commended “the massive urban regeneration and renewal programme of the Rivers Governor, Nyesom Wike.” The Rebisi Flyover Bridge is one of the five overhead bridge projects... Continue Reading →

Former Borno State governor says Zulum is ‘better than me’

The immediate past governor of Borno State Kashim Shettima has said his successor Babagana Zulum is “better than me in all ramifications.” Shettima, now representing Borno Central Senatorial District in the Nigerian Senate, also described Zulum as a trustworthy leader. The Senator disclosed this on Sunday while delivering a paper at a Public Lecture organized... Continue Reading →

Wike preaches peace, religious tolerance

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has called on the Muslim community in the state to use the celebration of the Eid-el-Maulud, the birth of Prophet Mohammed, to advance religious tolerance and peaceful coexistence. The governor in a statement signed by his Special Assistant on Media, Kelvin Ebiri, said his administration would continue to promote religious... Continue Reading →

End SARS: Ikpeazu explains why he did not address protesters at govt house

Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, has revealed why he did not openly address the End SARS protesters that converged at the main entrance of the Government House, Umuahia during the heat of protest. Speaking at a radio programme in Umuahia, Governor Ikpeazu represented by his Chief Press Secretary, Onyebuchi Ememanka, dismissed fears of being attacked... Continue Reading →

Lagos APC congratulates Sanwo-Olu on 500 days in office

In a statement signed by the State publicity secretary, Seye Oladejo, the party said it acknowledges and commends his leadership, focus and the passion he has brought to the governance of the State. The party said COVID-19 brought out the leadership qualities in the Governor who led the battle against the virus from the front... Continue Reading →

Fayose commiserates with Makinde over mum’s death

Former Governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose, on Thursday, commiserated with the Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, over the death of his mother, Abigail Omojolagbe Makinde. Fayose said, “Even though Madam Abigail Makinde died at the age of 81, no matter how old, no one will desire to lose a beloved mother.” The... Continue Reading →

BREAKING: End SARS: Protesters block Kogi govt house, denies security operatives access

Youths numbering over 1000 have barricaded the Kogi State Government House protesting against SARS brutality in the state. The youths who blocked the gate of the government house denied everyone, including security operatives, government officials, access into the complex. They are insisting that the disbandment of SARS by the Inspector General of Police Mohammed Adamu... Continue Reading →

34-year-old Nigerian, Chenge, In Race For Governor In United States

According to a statement by Abdul-Rahman Balogun, Head of Media and Public Relations unit, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, the 34-year-old is popular locally for designing the tricycle known as Wazobia in 2016 aimed to improve the lives of peasant farmers all over Africa. The statement said Chenge announced his intention to run for governor of... Continue Reading →

VIDEO: Bayelsa APC Youths On Rampage Over Supreme Court Judgement Sacking David Lyon

No David Lyon, no governor - APC Youths in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State capital set fire on the road ahead of the inauguration of New Governor This is coming after the APC National Chairman, Adams Oshiomole threatened that there won't be any other person sworn in the state if its APC's David Lyon Journalism101 reports. At... Continue Reading →

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