Fayemi sworn in as Ekiti state governor
Nigeria's former minister of Solid Minerals Development Kayode Fayemi has been sworn-in as Ekiti State governor on Tuesday in Ado- Ekiti by the Chief Judge of the state Justice Ayodeji Simeon Daramola. Fayemi, who contested under the All Progressives Congress (APC), was declared the winner of the July 14 governorship election by the Independent National…
APC wins Plateau State council chairmanship election, PDP kicks
The Plateau State Independent Electoral Commission (PLASIEC) yesterday said the All Progressives Congress (APC) won 11 out of the 13 local councils chairmanship election in the state.
PDP asks court to stop Plateau council polls
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Plateau State has gone to court to stop the proposed council elections fixed for October 10, 2018 by the Plateau State Independent Electoral Commission (PLASIEC).
Lalong condoles with Buhari over death of Ambassador to Qatar, Wase
Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau has condoled with President Muhammadu Buhari over the demise of Dr Abdullahi Wase, Nigeria’s Ambassador to Qatar.
Lalong, Ugwuanyi charge Muslims to practise virtues of Islam
Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State has called on Muslims to practise the virtues of Islam as professed by Prophet Mohammad.Enugu State governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, on his part, urged Muslims to use the Eid-el-Kabir celebration to promote the core values of Islam for the sustenance of peace, unity and progress of the country.
Plateau killers will be brought to justice soon, says Lalong
Plateau State Governor Simon Lalong has said that suspects arrested in connection with killings in the state have volunteered useful and far-reaching information, which will help to curb recurrence of violence.
Plateau: Attacked communities back Lalong’s call against land grabbing
Communities recently attacked in Barkin Ladi, Riyom, Jos North and Jos South Local Governments of Plateau State, where suspected herders killed over 200 persons, have thrown their weight behind Governor Simon Lalong’s call against land grabbing.
Lalong condoles with traders as fire guts Jos market
Remnant portion of Jos Main Market, which was burnt in 2002, was further razed Friday, leaving traders in total despair.The fire outbreak destroyed several warehouses.Though no death was recorded, goods of unquantifiable value were destroyed in the inferno.
Lalong tasks Plateau people on terrorism, insurgency
Governor Simon Lalong has called on Plateau people to unite in combating the insurgency and attacks the state currently experiences.
Plateau government condemns attack on Lalong’s convoy
The Plateau Government has condemned the attack on the convoy of Gov. Simon Lalong by some hoodlums.
PDP tells Lalong to conduct LG election
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on Governor Simon Lalong to direct the Plateau State Independent Electoral Commission (PLASIEC) to conduct local government elections without further delay. State chairman, PDP, Hon. Damishi Sango, stated this, yesterday, while briefing journalists at the PDP secretariat in Jos. Sango cited the 2015 general elections, which…