Three governors – Yahaya Bello (Kogi), Nasir El-Rufai (Kaduna) and Abdullahi Ganduje (Kano) – came under fire in the Senate yesterday.
Indications emerged on Tuesday that the Senate and the House of Representatives might be working on a plan to override the veto of President Muhammadu Buhari on the Peace Corps Bill.
The South South Legacy Forum (SSLF) has said the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi, remains the vocal person in the South South in the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government.
The governor of Osun State, Rauf Aregbesola, has described workers in the state civil service as treasures deserved to be honoured and celebrated by his administration.Aregbesola, who commissioned 8km dual carriage road named ‘Workers Drive’ in Osogbo, said the civil servants had shown high level of understanding and cooperated with the government when the state was in financial crisis.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned President Muhammadu Buhari’s inability to visit families and communities that lost their loved ones during the killings to Taraba State during his visit to the state on Monday.
After a trial that lasted more than seven years, Justice Gabriel Kolawole of the Federal High Court, Abuja, finally sentenced Charles Okah and his accomplice, Obi Nwabueze, to life imprisonment for their complicity in the October 1, 2010 independence day bombings near the Eagle Square, Abuja, that resulted in the deaths of 12 persons.
President Muhammadu Buhari, Wednesday evening, at the new Banquet Hall,at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, received the FIFA World Cup Trophy .
YENAGOA— Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has called on members of the Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP, to close ranks and work together to brighten the prospects of the party ahead of the 2019 general elections.
The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has alleged that the continued insurgence in the country is a manifestation of internal aggression and not external one.