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3 Jul 2015
A former Chairman of the defunct Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) in Ondo State, Mrs. Jumoke Anifowose, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to provide financial bailout for state governments especially now that many of them cannot pick their wage bill. Anifowose who is also a daughter of former Ondo State governor, late Chief Michael Adekunle…
2 Jul 2015
Text of the address by Dr. Goke Adegoroye on the occasion of the public presentation of his twin-volume book - Restoring Good Governance in Nigeria at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Abuja, Thursday, 25 June, 2015
Nwoko
2 Jul 2015
Barrister Uwemedimo Nwoko, a human rights activist and immediate past Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice in Akwa Ibom State spoke with AYOYINKA JEGEDE in Uyo on the implication of the bickering at the National Assembly and areas President Buhari should focus on. Excerpts:
1 Jul 2015
RESIDENTS and traders in Ekwulobia community, Aguata Local Council of Anambra state and environs yesterday took to the streets to protest reported arrival of 47 captured Boko Haram insurgents to the Nigeria Prisons Ekwulobia on Sunday night.
1 Jul 2015
Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayo Fayose, has turned down the request by some elders in Ikere-Ekiti to annul the decision of the Kingmakers that unanimously picked Prince Adejimi Adu as the next Ogoga of the ancient town The Governor said he would not interfere in the process of selecting the new monarch saying the he would allow the wish of the kingmakers to prevail Ikere-Ekiti is the second largest town in the state.
1 Jul 2015
Justice Oloyede Olamide Folahanmi of the Osun state judiciary, who wrote a petitioned against the State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola over alleged mismanagement of the state resources has expressed her preparedness to defend herself whenever she is called to do so by the state House of Assembly.
Attahiru Jega
1 Jul 2015
AS the tenure of the National Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Attahiru Jega officially ended yesterday, Chairman of the Transition Monitoring Group (TMG), Comrade Ibrahim Zikirullahi has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to revisit the Justice Muhammed Lawal Uwais report on electoral reform
Oshiomole
1 Jul 2015
ALTHOUGH the governorship election in Edo State is due to hold next year, preparations are in top gear and political parties are already rolling out directives to the various aspirants jostling to succeed Governor Adams Oshiomhole.
30 Jun 2015
THE National Chairman of the Ondo State Eminent Person Group (OSEG), Mr. Banji Alabi has said the jumbo pay for members of the National Assembly is not sustainable and that their insistence to continue to earn the same pay is insensitive and a gross contempt against the average Nigerian whose monthly wage could not sustain…
30 Jun 2015
In this interview with BRIDGET CHIEDU ONOCHIE, Senate President Bukola Saraki disclosed some of the intrigues that heralded his emergence, which he described as “an act of fate”. Excerpts: The build-up to the nomination THE truth is that I have not spoken before since all this time to tell you what exactly happened. First, as…
29 Jun 2015
I would like to congratulate Dr. Goke Adegoroye on the publication of his compendium in two volumes: Governance in Nigeria, Vol. 1 - The Civil Service Pathway and Vol. 2- Leadership and Political Will.
Rotimi Amaechi versus Nyesom Wike
29 Jun 2015
THE unending political friction between Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike and his predecessor, Chibuike Amaechi, has once again been brought to the fore following the setting of a judicial commission of inquiry to probe the latter’s administration.

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