Create New Emirate For Sanusi In Kaduna — Kano APC Tells El-Rufa’i
The All Progressives Congress, APC, Kano State Chapter, on Monday asked Governor Nasir El-Rufa’i of Kaduna State to create a new emirate for the dethroned Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II. El-Rufai had last week appointed Sanusi as the Chancellor of the Kaduna State University….
Ribadu Denies Accusing Buhari, El-Rufai As Bandits Sponsors
A former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, has denied claims that he accused President Muhammadu Buhari, and Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, as the Chief sponsors of bandits in the North. Ribadu said on Thursday in a…
Dangote, El-Rufai, Fayemi, Other Govs Meet In Lagos
The Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF) met with business mogul, Aliko Dangote, on Friday. Kayode Fayemi, NGF Chairman and Governor of Ekiti, led his colleagues on a visit to the sites of the Dangote Refinery, Petrochemicals and Fertiliser projects at Ibeju Lekki, Lagos. Others included Governors…
El-Rufai Restructures Kaduna, Creates Three New Ministries
Governor Malam Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna state has signed an Executive Order, creating three new ministries which includes the ministry for internal security and home affairs. The order abolishes three ministries and amended the mandates of three others to retain the 14 that existed in…
Ministerial list: Osinbajo, El-Rufai, Oshiomhole summoned
President Muhammadu Buhari’s second term ministerial list may be released soon and Nigerians are anxious to know who will make the list and what tribe, region and religion will be well represented in it. However, a source close to the Presidency claimed that Buhari is…
El-Rufai ‘Bans’ Xmas, Easter Celebrations In Kaduna Group Alleges
A religious group, Coalition of Christians with Conscience, CCC, has claimed that Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has effectively banned Christmas, New Year, Easter and other Christian religious vigils. In a statement signed on Monday by its President and Secretary, Istifanus Daniel and Paul…
JUST IN: Kaduna Assembly Passes Bill To Grant Pastors, Imams License Before Preaching
The Religious Preaching Regulation law, 1984 before the Kaduna State House of Assembly seeking substitution was on Friday passed into law The passage of the bill came three years after the bill faced serious criticism from different religious bodies and individuals. The bill, which purpose…
APC Fixes Anambra Governorship Forms At N22.5m, Announces Date For Primaries
Medaner said that the party would start the sales of expression of interest and nomination forms for the election at the party’s national secretariat from April 15 to June 8.
Gov. Akeredolu Renews Fight With Former Deputy, Calls Police To Retrieve Vehicles
To this end, the Governor has enlisted the help of the state Commissioner of Police, CP Bolaji Salami, to recover the vehicles.
Dowen Student’s Death A Slap On Lagos Govt – Sanwo-Olu’s Wife
Speaking during an advocacy visit to some schools in furtherance of the ongoing 16 Days of activism against Sexual and Gender-Based Violence, the First Lady described the incident as unfortunate, saying never again should it reoccur in the state.
COVID Omicron Variant- Ban on African countries Unfair — Adesina
Dr Akinwumi Adesina, the President African Development Bank (AfDB) says the travel ban on some African countries over Omicron, the new COVID-19 variant is “very unfair, non-scientific and discriminatory”.