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Democracy Day: President Buhari to address Nigerians June 12

By Kaosara Ayinde President Muhammadu Buhari will on Friday address the nation to commemorate the celebration of democracy in the country. This was disclosed in a statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu on Thursday on his Twitter account. Shehu enjoined radio and television stations to hook […]

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WTO picks Okonjo-Iweala’s nomination rejects Egypt’s as DG

World Trade Organisation (WTO) yesterday said it had received the nomination of Nigeria‚Äôs former Minister of Finance and former Managing Director (Operations) of the World Bank, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, for the position of its director general. According to analysts, the former minister is widely regarded as a front runner in the leadership race at WTO, […]

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I am not nursing Presidential ambition, Tinubu remains my mentor- Aregbesola

The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has debunked rumours spreading around of nursing presidential ambition in 2023. Aregbesola also dismissed claims that he is at war with his political leader and mentor, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu. The Minister spoke in Abuja this afternoon against the background of rumours peddled by an online publication. Ogbeni […]

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Nasarawa Governor sacks Secretary to State Government

The Nasarawa State Governor, Abdullahi Sule has sacked Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Alhaji Aliyu Ahmed-Tijani. Ahmed-Tijjani was the Commissioner for Education in the administration of Sen. Umaru Al-Makura, immediate past governor of the state. The announcement was made in a statement issued by the Permanent Secretary (PS), Government House Administration, Alhaji Hamza Gayam, […]

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Kalu resumes duty at the Senate, assures constituents better days ahead

Senator Orji Uzor Kalu has on Tuesday resumed duty at the senate by attending plenary after his release from Kuje Correctional Centre, Abuja. The former Abia State governor who is now representing Abia North senatorial district at the senate pledged better days for his constituents, while speaking with newsmen shortly after his arrival at the […]

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Olusanya replaces Gbolahan as Agric Commissioner

By Amidu Arije The Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced the appointment of Mrs Abiola Ruth Olusanya as Commissioner of Agriculture to replace Gbolahan Lawal who was recently installed 15th Oniru of Iruland Until her appointment, Olusanya was Special Adviser to the governor on Agriculture. The appointment which is in acting capacity until […]

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Jandor congratulates Sanwo-Olu on first anniversary

By Amidu Arije Lead Visioner of the Jandor Foundation, Mr Abdul-Azeez Olajide Adediran has facilitated with the Lagos State governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu on his one year in office anniversary. While congratulating the governor, Adediran also urged him to review the Lagos Masyer plan and ensure its implementation. While celebrating with the duo of Governor […]