“I Was Asked To Invest In Zoom App, But I Refused” – Peter Obi

Former Anambra State Governor, Peter Obi, on Saturday. revealed how he lost out on an opportunity to invest in Zoom, a teleconferencing and online chat services app. Speaking at a webinar, the former PDP Vice –President Candidate in the 2019 general election said the investment was less than 30 cents, an opportunity he should haveContinue reading ““I Was Asked To Invest In Zoom App, But I Refused” – Peter Obi”

JUST IN: Political Appointees Salary To Be Slashed By 50 Percent

Governor Nasir El-Rufai has ordered a 50 percent salary slash for his political appointees in Kaduna state. The directive was conveyed in a statement released by the Governor’s media aide, Muyiwa Adekeye. The 50 percent salary slash will run till the quarantine ends. Governor El-Rufai also directed all senior government appointees in the state includingContinue reading “JUST IN: Political Appointees Salary To Be Slashed By 50 Percent”

Northern Govs Ban Almajiri System, Call For More COVID-19 Testing

Northern governors under the aegis of the Northern Governors Forum has banned the almajiri system of education over the outbreak of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the region. This was disclosed in a statement issued by Makut Simon Macham, Director of Press and Public Affairs to Simon Lalong, Chairman of the forum and Governor ofContinue reading “Northern Govs Ban Almajiri System, Call For More COVID-19 Testing”

Political Parties in Lagos Commend Sanwo-Olu On Managing COVID-19

CRPP condemns politically motivated attacks on Governor Sanwo-Olu over palliatives. The Conference of Registered Political Parties in Lagos, has comended the efforts of the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu in curtailing the spread of the Coronavirus pandemic in the state. The group also condemned the sponsored media criticisms for the Governor’s handling of palliativeContinue reading “Political Parties in Lagos Commend Sanwo-Olu On Managing COVID-19”

WALKING THE PATH OF GREATNESS – A TRIBUTE TO OGD @ 64

There are many ways a man can be described as great, but being able to lay a path for others to follow take much tenacity and deep sense of personality. This qualities undoubtedly reside in a man we have known over the years as a man with the midas touch. Having succeeded in almost everythingContinue reading “WALKING THE PATH OF GREATNESS – A TRIBUTE TO OGD @ 64”

Nasir El Rufai, Governor Of Kaduna State, Has Just Tested Positive For Coronavirus [Video]

Nasir el-Rufai, governor of Kaduna state, has contracted COVID-19. El-rufai announced his status via a video he uploaded on his social media handles on Saturday. His result makes him the second governor to test positive for the virus in Nigeria, after Bala Mohammed, his Bauchi counterpart I wish to appeal to the people of KadunaContinue reading “Nasir El Rufai, Governor Of Kaduna State, Has Just Tested Positive For Coronavirus [Video]”

Kaduna State Govt Appoints Sanusi Lamido Into KADIPA Board

Just a day after his dethronement and banishment, the Kaduna State government has appointed Sanusi Lamido Sanusi as a member of the board of KADIPA, the state’s investment promotion agency. KADIPA was established in 2015 and has been leading the investment drive of the state and anchored the implementation of the Ease of Doing BusinessContinue reading “Kaduna State Govt Appoints Sanusi Lamido Into KADIPA Board”

Saraki’s Name Removed From Kwara State University

The Kwara State House of Assembly on Tuesday amended the Kwara State University Law and changed the name of the institution from Abubakar Olusola Saraki University to Kwara State University. The Kwara State University (Amendment) Bill 2020 was one of the four amendment bills passed by the Assembly on Tuesday which it said would driveContinue reading “Saraki’s Name Removed From Kwara State University”

APEX COURT VOIDS BAYELSA GOVERNOR-ELECT’S ELECTION 24 HOURS TO INAUGURATION

The Supreme Court on Thursday nullified the election of Bayelsa State governor-elect, David Lyon and his running mate, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo, who were already preparing to be inaugurated into office. A five-man panel of the apex court led by Justice Mary Peter-Odili ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission to withdraw the Certificate of Return issued toContinue reading “APEX COURT VOIDS BAYELSA GOVERNOR-ELECT’S ELECTION 24 HOURS TO INAUGURATION”

Governor, 7 others in trouble over alleged N6.5bn fraud

Alleged N220m fraud: EFCC arrests, detains Benue Assembly clerk From: Yusuf Alli, Managing Editor, Northern OperationEFCC probes Wada, Ayeni, AVM Atawodi over arms dealFunds traced to foreign car dealership, offshore accounts A serving governor is topping the list of suspects being investigated by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for an alleged N6,549,942, 637.14Continue reading “Governor, 7 others in trouble over alleged N6.5bn fraud”