Thursday, 20th January 2022
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27 Nov
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
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
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
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
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
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...
2 Mar 2021
The sacked 68 Chairmen of Local Councils and Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) of Oyo State, yesterday, chided the State’s Independent Electoral Commission...
12 Jan 2021
The Delta State Local Governments Sports Festival earlier scheduled to open on January 14 has been postponed.


19 mins ago
British police on Thursday arrested two men over their alleged role in a hostage-taking by a British man at a synagogue in Texas last weekend. The men were arrested in Birmingham in central England and in Manchester in northwestern England on Thursday morning by counter-terrorism officers, Greater Manchester Police said in a tweet. The men…
57 mins ago
Telecom giants AT&T and Verizon began 5G service in the United States Wednesday without major disruptions to flights after the launch of the new wireless technology was scaled back. The firms spent tens of billions of dollars to obtain 5G licenses last year, but aviation industry groups have raised concerns about possible interference with airplanes'…
1 hour ago
Biyi Oloko, a British citizen of Nigerian descent and Conservative candidate, has won the Tilehurst South and Holybrook by-election in the United Kingdom. The Tilehurst South and Holybrook seat was run as a by-election after the death of incumbent councillor Peter Argyle, after 24 years of meritorious service. Oloko, the new Conservative councillor, who has…
1 hour ago
As the race for who eventually occupies the Dennis Osadebe House Asaba as the Number One Citizen of Delta State heightens, there appears to be a general consensus that Delta Central Senatorial District is poised to produce the next occupant, according to what has been loosely termed the Zoning Formula of the Ruling Party PDP.…
4 hours ago
Exactly a month after President Muhammadu Buhari declined assent to the 2021 Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill on the grounds of insecurity and cost of conducting direct primary,....