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5 Oct
Minister of Special Duties, George Akume, yesterday, met with President Muhammadu Buhari over the national honours’ list, which has been dogged by controversy in the last few days, assuring..
23 Sep
The Minister of Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Affairs, Sen. George Akume, on Thursday, urged the governing board of Nigeria National Merit Awards to reaffirm their commitment to generating the needed artist's ideas as the agency to enhance the sustainable development goal of the nation.
18 Aug
All Progressives Congress (APC) has refuted media reports alleging plot to unseat National Chairman, Abdullahi Adamu. The refutation came against the backdrop of speculation that the top echelons of the party...
23 Mar
As All Progressives Congress (APC) National Convention Screening Committee began its work on Tuesday evening, there are strong indications that all the national chairmanship aspirants will be cleared to face the delegates despite talks of consensus option.
19 Mar
Speaker, House of Representatives, Mr. Femi Gbajabiamila, and Minister of Special Duties and Intergovernmental Affairs, Sen. George Akume, in collaboration with the National Lottery Trust Fund..
10 Mar
The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), yesterday, moved closer to its March 26 national convention as the Niger State Governor, Abubakar Bello, who now heads the party...
6 Feb
The Minister of Inter- Governmental Affairs, Sen. George Akume, has charged PDP members who defected to the APC to work hard to ensure the party’s victory at the 2023 general elections.
10 Dec 2021
The Federal Government has made it compulsory for five per cent employment opportunities to be allocated to persons with disabilities (PWDs) across the 36 states and Abuja through the operationalisation of the federal character principle.
9 Sep 2021
Women and youths of Benue State marched to Government House, Makurdi, yesterday, in solidarity with Governor Samuel Ortom’s stance on constitutional issues affecting the state.
31 Aug 2021
Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has raised no objection to the call by the Minister of Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Affairs, Senator George Akume, that anti-graft agencies should probe his administration.
2 Aug 2021
The Nigerian sports betting and gaming industry has grown astronomically in the last few years. This exceptional growth can be attributed to the large population, especially the number of youths, increased access to digital telephones....
14 Jul 2021
Benue State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described last Sunday’s remarks by the Minister of Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Affairs, Sen. George Akume...


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