APC holds emergency NEC meeting
An emergency meeting of the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been scheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2020.
VGN suspends Jahun, urges ICPC to probe him For illegal collection of funds
The National Executive Council (NEC) of the Vigilante Group of Nigeria (VGN) has suspended a factional leader of the group, Usman Muhammad Jahun over an alleged illegal collection of over N1b
NEC committee begins work, to engage youths, CSOs, others
The ad hoc committee set up by the National Economic Council (NEC) last week to engage youths, civil society organisations (CSOs) and different strands of leadership across the country has swung into action.
Presidency considers new economic incentives amid national unrest
Amid nationwide protests demanding the reform of the police among others, the Presidency may have embarked on new measures to save the day and convince Nigerians that governance has not been grounded.
#EndSARS: Olugbemi to head Ogun judicial panel of investigation
Sets Aside N50million As Compensation For Victims Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, has appointed Justice Solomon Olugbemi (rtd) as Chairman, Judicial Panel of Investigation on alleged cases of Police brutalities against citizens of the state. The appointment was in line with the resolution of the National Economic Council at its meeting on Thursday. The…
NEC wants governors to supervise new police tactical units
The National Economic Council (NEC) has asked governors to supervise the newly formed police tactical units and other security agencies in their states. NEC made this resolution at the end of its fifth virtual meeting presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The council also directed the immediate establishment of…
PFN, Dakas task National Assembly on Nigeria’s restructuring
The Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) has restated its call for restructuring of Nigeria, insisting that occurrences in parts of the country warrant the Federal Government to consider agitations for a rearrangement of the polity.
Okowa wants revenue allocation formula reviewed
•Bayelsa vows to resist water resources bill •Decommission facilities in N’Delta, ERA tells Shell Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, says there is an urgent need to review the existing revenue allocation formula in favour of states and councils in the country. When the National Executive Council (NEC) of Association of Local Governments of Nigeria…
SSANIP threatens strike over IPPIS, others
The Senior Staff Association of Nigeria Polytechnics (SSANIP) has hinted that it was considering joining the on-going strike embarked upon by the non-teaching staff members of the nation’s universities.
Labour, civil society groups reaffirm Monday strike
Barring any rapprochement, Monday next week has been fixed by Labour to begin a nation-wide strike to protest against Federal Government ordered hike in prices of petrol and electricity tariffs.
El-Rufai’s dis-invitation to NBA AGM - Part 2
It attempts to take away the attention from the larger issues behind Mallam El-Rufai’s disinvitation. It takes away the focus from the fact that Boko Haram in the entire North East has killed more people in Southern Kaduna this year alone, than. It attempts to distract us from the fact that the Kaduna State Governor,…