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Study Of History Key To National Devt - Kwara Gov

Study Of History Key To National Devt - Kwara Gov Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq at the weekend said the study of history is key to national development, adding that his administration will actively encourage it. "If you don't know or learn from your history, you will be walking in the dark struggling into the future. This is why (the study...... more

PHOTO NEWS: When Historical Society of Nigeria(HSN) Visits Governor AbdulRazaq

PHOTO NEWS: When Historical Society of Nigeria(HSN) Visits Governor AbdulRazaq L-R (front row): Commissioner for Sports and Youth Development, Joana Inazua Kolo; Special Adviser and Counsellor, Arch. Kale Belgore; President, Historical Society of Nigeria (HSN), Prof. Okpeh O. Okpeh; Kwara State Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq; Council Member, HSN, Dr Ogunode Sunday; Commissioner for Education, Hajia Fatimah Bisola Ahmed; Executive Secretary Committee of...... more

Kindness, Fear Of God Tonic For Long Life - Okowa

Kindness, Fear Of God Tonic For Long Life - Okowa Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta says kindness and fear of God are some virtues individuals need to enjoy long life and prosperity. Okowa stated this on Sunday in Warri at the 60th birth anniversary celebration by a renowned businessman, Mr Alex Onyeagwu. He said that Onyeagwu was aGod-fearing and benevolent man,...... more

Sanwo-Olu Condoles Are’s Family

Sanwo-Olu Condoles Are’s Family Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has commiserated with the family of the late Dr. Lekan Are on the demise of their patriarch, describing the foremost agronomist, businessman and newspaper Director as a Pan-Yoruba Advocate. A statement issued by the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Gbenga Omotoso said the Punch...... more

AMOTEKUN: Akeredolu’s Role Won’t Affect His Reelection, Says Ojogo

AMOTEKUN:  Akeredolu’s Role Won’t Affect His Reelection, Says Ojogo  The second term chances of Ondo State Governor, Mr. Oluwaroyimi Akeredolu won’t be affected because of the leading role he has played in the formation of the South West regional security outfit, Amotekun. Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Mr. Donald Ojogo, made the declaration against the background of insinuations that Aketedolu’s...... more

It’s Judgment Day At Supreme Court For Ganduje, Tambuwal • Police Tighten Security Ahead Of Judgment

It’s Judgment Day At Supreme Court For Ganduje, Tambuwal  •	Police Tighten Security Ahead Of Judgment Police in Kano and Sokoto States have been placed on red alert ahead of today’s judgment by the Supreme Court in the appeals against the election of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State and his Sokoto State counterpart, Aminu Tambuwal. According to a report in THISDAY, investigations showed that the police...... more

AMOTEKUN: Atiku Backs Initiative • Calls For Community, State And Zonal Policing

AMOTEKUN: Atiku Backs Initiative •	Calls For  Community, State And Zonal Policing “The time is ripe to seriously confront the reality of insecurity in the country by addressing the urgency of introducing state police, zonal police and community policing to complement the efforts of the current federal police. It is obvious that current levels of insecurity in the country are giving rise to...... more

Lekan Are Ran A Good Race – Makinde • Says Burial Would Be Celebration Of Life

Lekan Are Ran A Good Race – Makinde •	 Says Burial Would Be Celebration Of Life Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde said that the late Ibadan-born business mogul who also served as a Director of Punch Newspapers, Dr. Lekan Are ran a good race in life and left indelible footprints on the sands of time. Governor Makinde, who paid a visit to the Ring Road home...... more

Imo: PDP Members Protest Across Nigeria • Want ‘Injustice’ Reversed

Imo: PDP Members Protest Across Nigeria •	Want ‘Injustice’ Reversed Hundreds of supporters of the Peoples Democratic Party in some states across the nation today staged protests against the Supreme Court ruling that sacked Hon Emeka Ihedioha as the governor of Imo State. Channels TV reports that the protesters carrying placards with various inscriptions could be seen calling on the leadership...... more

Are’s Death Big Loss - Makinde’s Political Adviser

Are’s Death Big Loss - Makinde’s Political Adviser The death of a foremost president of the Government College Ibadan Boys Association (GCIOBA) and Director of the Punch Newspaper, Chief Lekan Are, on Saturday, has been described as a big loss and the exit of one of Nigeria’s exemplars in leadership. Special Adviser on Strategy and Political Matters to the...... more

Security In Oyo Boosted By Inter-Agency Collaboration, Says Makinde • Hosts Newly Promoted Security Officers

Security In Oyo Boosted By Inter-Agency Collaboration, Says Makinde •	Hosts Newly Promoted Security Officers Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has said that inter-agency collaboration among security services has greatly boosted the security situation in Oyo State. The Governor stated this during a reception he organized for the 163 newly promoted senior officers of security agencies in Oyo State, held at the Lawn Tennis Court,...... more

Supreme Court Verdict: I am Shocked, Says Ihedioha

Supreme Court Verdict: I am Shocked, Says Ihedioha Sacked Governor of Imo State, Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha, on Wednesday evening broke his silence on Tuesday’s judgement by the Supreme Court which removed him from office and ordering Senator Hope Uzodinma as his replacement, saying he was shocked by it. In a statement personally signed by him, Ihedioha described the...... more

AMOTEKUN: Makinde Speaks On Why It Was Established • Says We Violated No Constitutional Provision

AMOTEKUN: Makinde Speaks On Why It Was Established •	Says We Violated No Constitutional Provision Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, on Wednesday declared that the Western Nigeria Security Network codenamed Operation Amotekun was established to complement the work of the security agencies and bridge the gaps in the security of the geopolitical zone. He made this position against the backdrop of the statement credited to...... more

Asaba Airport Records Another Milestone • Gets direct flights to Kano

Asaba Airport Records Another Milestone  •	Gets direct flights to Kano The Asaba International Airport has recorded another milestone as Aero Contractors commences direct flights from Asaba to Aminu Kano International Airport, Kano with effect from Jan. 20. A statement by the Delta State Commissioner for Information, Mr Charles Aniagwu indicates that the Asaba to Kano flight is slated for 9.50am Mondays...... more

B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G: Uzodinma Gets Certificate Of Return

B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G: Uzodinma Gets Certificate Of Return  Senator Hope Uzodinma of the All Progressives Congress (APC), who was pronounced the dully elected governor of Imo State by the Supreme Court on Tuesday, has received his Certificate of Return from the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). He was awarded the certificate on Wednesday, barely 24 hours after the Supreme...... more

Armed Forces Remembrance Day: Sanwo-Olu Canvases Unity, Peace Through Sacrifice • Lagos To Empower Widows Of Slain Heroes

Armed Forces Remembrance Day: Sanwo-Olu Canvases Unity, Peace Through Sacrifice •	Lagos To Empower Widows Of Slain Heroes Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has charged Nigerians to always make sacrifice for peace and desist from actions that may divide the country along its fault lines.  The Governor said the citizenry had a responsibility to keep Nigeria on the path of sustainable prosperity and unity, saying such remained the...... more

Photo News: Lagos Armed Forces Remembrance Day

Photo News: Lagos Armed Forces Remembrance Day Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, laying the wreath in commemoration of the Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebration at the Remembrance Arcade, Tafawa Balewa Square (TBS), Lagos, on Wednesday, January 15, 2020. Photo: Courtesy Press Unit, Alausa.... more

We Owe Nigerian Armed Forces Immense Gratitude – Akeredolu

We Owe Nigerian Armed Forces Immense Gratitude – Akeredolu Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, has said the nation remains grateful for the selfless service of the nation’s Armed Forces through their contributions and sacrifice. The Governor described the annual Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebration as a unique opportunity to reflect on the sacrifices made in the past years...... more

Photo News: Ondo Armed Forces Remembrance Day

Photo News: Ondo Armed Forces Remembrance Day Arakunrin Akeredolu paying his symbolic respect to Nigeria’s Fallen Heroes on Wednesday at the Parade and Wreath Laying Ceremony for the 2020 Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebration, held at the Alagbaka Cenotaph, Akure, the state capital. Photo: Courtesy Chief Press Secretary’s Office, Alagbaka, Akure. ... more

Abdulrazaq Seeks Better Care For Fallen Heroes’ Families, Veterans

Abdulrazaq Seeks Better Care For Fallen Heroes’ Families, Veterans  Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Wednesday called for better care and attention to the welfare of families left behind by fallen heroes, saying that is the way to show gratitude for their selfless service to the country. "For the living and families of the fallen heroes, we have to continue...... more

Photo News: Armed Forces Remembrance Day

Photo News: Armed Forces Remembrance Day President Muhammadu Buhari laying the Wreath to mark the 2020 Armed Forces Remembrance Day at the Eagles Square in Abuja…Wednesday. (Photo Credit: The Nation)  ... more

Photo News: Kwara State Armed Forces Remembrance Day

Photo News: Kwara State Armed Forces Remembrance Day Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq releasing the pigeons to mark the 2020 Armed Forces Remembrance Day. He was being assisted by Commander, 22 Armoured Brigade, Brigadier General L.M. Zakari (left), in Ilorin, the state capital, on Wednesday.... more

Photo News: Oyo State Armed Forces Remembrance Day

Photo News: Oyo State Armed Forces Remembrance Day Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde laying the wreath during the Grand Finale/Laying of Wreaths of 2020 Armed Forces Remembrance Day held at Remembrance Arcade, Government House, Ibadan. Oyo State Government …Wednesday, January 15, 2020.... more

Uzodinma Freezes Imo Accounts With Immediate Effect

Uzodinma Freezes Imo Accounts With Immediate Effect Just moments after he was declared Governor of Imo State by the Supreme Court, Senator Hope Uzodinma issued an order freezing all bank accounts belonging to the state government with immediate effect from January 14, 2020. According to an ‘Order of Post No Debit’ issued by Director-General, Hope Uzodinma’s Campaign Organisation,...... more

Makinde Inaugurates Judicial Service Commission • Charges Them To Fast-Track Judicial System

Makinde Inaugurates Judicial Service Commission •	Charges Them To Fast-Track Judicial System  Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, said on Tuesday that his administration would work with the judiciary to bring about the needed reforms that will make Oyo State greater. The Governor, who stated this while inaugurating the State’s Judicial Service Commission, maintained that the commission had the mandate to fast-track the...... more

INFRASTRUCTURE: Lagos To Deploy PPP For Solution – Sanwo-Olu • Says LASIMRA Will Fast Track Businesses Accomplishment

INFRASTRUCTURE: Lagos To Deploy PPP For Solution – Sanwo-Olu •	Says LASIMRA Will Fast Track Businesses Accomplishment Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has said that his administration will employ the Public Private Partnerships, (PPP) model to tackle infrastructure challenges in the state. Sanwo-olu made this known at a Stakeholders’ Engagement of the Lagos State Infrastructure Maintenance and Regulatory Agency, with the theme: Private Partnership on Infrastructure Maintenance...... more

AMOTEKUN: Southern, Middle Belt Leaders Reject Malami's Directive • Says It’s Abuse Of Office, Govs Should Ignore Him

AMOTEKUN: Southern, Middle Belt Leaders Reject Malami's Directive •	Says It’s Abuse Of Office, Govs Should Ignore Him The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum (SMBLF) on Tuesday evening rejected the branding of the South West regional security outfit, Amotekun, as an illegal paramilitary organization by the Federal Government.   In a statement jointly signed by four representatives of the people and made available to GRANDNEWS, the group described...... more

Supreme Court Continues Hearing Of Seven Govs Election Petitions Today

Supreme Court Continues Hearing Of Seven Govs Election Petitions Today There is palpable  tension in seven states as the Supreme Court moves to decide their governorship election petitions today.  The seven states include the elections of governors Umar Ganduje (Kano); Waziri Tambuwal (Sokoto); Emeka Ihedioha (Imo), Ahmadu Fintiri (Adamawa); Bala Mohammed (Bauchi); Samuel Ortom (Benue); and Simon Lalong (Plateau). Governor Ganduje’s...... more

Roads: We Won’t Demolish Properties Without Engaging Owners, Makinde Assures •Inspects Abandoned Akala Expressway Project

Roads: We Won’t Demolish Properties Without Engaging Owners, Makinde Assures •Inspects Abandoned Akala Expressway Project Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has declared that his government would not demolish any property to facilitate road construction without adequately engaging with the owners and paying due compensations. Governor Makinde stated this during an assessment tour of the abandoned Kuola-Jakata-Benbo-Apata Road on the Akala Expressway, which connects the Lagos-Ibadan...... more

AbdulRazaq Meets Buhari, Seeks Support For Kwara Devt

AbdulRazaq Meets Buhari, Seeks Support For Kwara Devt Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Monday briefed President Muhammadu Buhari about some developmental challenges he inherited in the north central state and the steps he has taken to gradually reposition it.  “The Governor held a one-on-one meeting with the President on Monday at the Villa in Abuja to keep him...... more

 

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