Friday, 9th December 2022
Breaking News:


31 Mar
Chairman of the Northern States Governors’ Forum (NSGF), Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau, has assured the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON) Forum in the 19 Northern states...
11 Feb
Chairman of the Northern States Governors Forum (NSGF), Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State, has assured the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON) Forum in the 19 Northern states of NSGF’s collaboration...
27 Nov 2021
The Association of Local Government of Nigeria (ALGON) has harped on community policing as a solution to Nigerian insecurity. The association also expressed concern over the Infrastructural deficits in healthcare ...
22 Nov 2021
The current squabbles between the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami on the one hand; and State Governors and local government councils on the other, over plan to deduct $419 million from the accounts of the states, is a reflection of corruption, lack of responsible leadership and possible underhand dealings in the affairs of the country.
18 Nov 2021
The Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON) has described the proposed 3.3 per cent increase in revenue allocation to the third tier of government as inadequate.
14 Nov 2021
Well I think the proper approach for a better understanding of the true position of things as far as the Paris Club refund issue is concerned, is to understand that the issue predates the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari.
20 Aug 2021
Chairmen of all the 33 local councils of Oyo State, yesterday, gave the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) officials a 24-hour ultimatum to vacate their various offices in the state.
27 Jul 2021
The Association of Local Government of Nigeria (ALGON) has expressed optimism about attracting local/ foreign investors to the area councils across the country
15 Jul 2021
The House of Representatives, yesterday, heard of how the sum of $3.4 billion was deducted from the treasury of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON) to fund National Integrated power Projects (NIPPs) between 2004 and 2007
15 Jul 2021
Gunmen have killed three policemen and two others at the Eke-Agu community in Abatete, Idemili North Local Council of Anambra State.
Atiku Bagudu
10 Jul 2021
Gov. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State on Friday disclosed that the state government had secured a N1.7 billion bank loan to boost livestock production and dairy in the state.
14 May 2021
Association of Local Government of Nigeria (ALGON), Delta State chapter, yesterday, threw its weight behind southern governors on banning of open cattle grazing in southern part of the country...


48 mins ago
About 460 professional and amateur golfers are in Jos, Plateau State, to compete in the ongoing Governor Simon Lalong’s golf tournament. Speaking at the Lamingo Golf Club, Jos, yesterday, Captain of the Club, Rev. Father Blaise Agwom, said Lalong has been sponsoring and organising the tournament since he assumed office in 2015, adding: “This is…
48 mins ago
Targets Yusuf Alli’s 33-year-old record United States- based long jumper, Joseph Oreva Edafiadhe, is feeling high after winning the men’s long jump gold medal of the 2022 National Sports Festival. Appearing in his fourth NSF, the Newman-Carson University student, jumped 7.70m to clinch the gold medal.  According to him, improving on his performance and to…
1 hour ago
Brazil wants to keep the dancing going at the World Cup when it faces Croatia on Friday with a spot in the semifinals on the line. The Brazilians have made it clear they will not back from their goal celebrations in Qatar despite criticism by some. “It´s part of the Brazilian culture,” Brazil coach Tite…
1 hour ago
Two American coaches have arrived in Asaba, Delta State, on the invitation of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN). The Head Coach of Mississippi State University (MSU), Coach Chris Woods, and his assistant, Mark Quis, who came to Asaba on Tuesday, were spotted watching the evening session of the athletics events at the Stephen Keshi…