The Nigerian Army said last night that its training exercise for the Niger Delta code named “EXERCISE CROCODILE SMILE” in 82 Division and part of 2 Division areas of responsibility traversing the South-South geo-political region will commence this weekend.
The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, said on Thursday that he did not receive over N3tn allocation as governor of Rivers State.
Delta State All Progressives Congress (APC) leader and 2015 governorship candidate, Olorogun O’tega Emerhor, chieftains of the party, Chief Frank Ovie Kokori, and Barr. Justine Rewane have commended President Muhammadu Buhari for nominating two Deltans for appointments into the board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).
There was palpable fear around the David Mark by-pass area of Makurdi, the Benue State capital yesterday after some suspected cultists invaded the area and killed a father and his son.
Some elder statesmen in the northern part of the country under the auspices of the Consultative Assembly of the Concerned Northern Patriots (CACNP) have commended President Buhari on his anti-corruption fight and his quest to combat the spate of insecurity in the countr
The Kaduna State Government (KDSG) generated about N1.65 billion as internally generated revenue (IGR) last month (June).
A group, Concerned North-east Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Youth Forum, has declared its support for Chief Raymond Dokpesi to become the party’s next national chairman.
The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Malam Muhammed Bello, has called on the Federal Government to increase the tax of fast food industries by 2 to 3 per cent.
The appointments, according to a statement issued on Friday by Director (Press) in the office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation Bolaji Adebiyi, disclosed that Professor Babatunde Lawal Salako is now Head of Nigerian Institute for Medical Research.
President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Rev. Father Ejike Mbaka, Director of Adoration Ministry, on the 21st anniversary of his ordination to priesthood in the Catholic Church, slated for Friday.