10 Oct 2015 Features
The governor of Kogi State and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in the November 21 governorship poll in the state, Alhaji Idris Wada is asking the Federal government to bring fairness to play in the forthcoming election by allowing a level playing ground. He made the request during media interaction with some journalists in Lokoja, the state capital. JOHN AKUBO was there and reports
9 Oct 2015 3 Features
Banji Alabi, a constitutional lawyer is the National Chairman of Ondo State Eminent Persons Group (OSEPG), a non-partisan group that is committed to the promotion of best practices. The senior lawyer spoke with ABIODUN FANORO on some issues of national importance among which is the on-going debate of President Muhbammadu Buhari becoming the Petroleum…
8 Oct 2015 6 Elections 2015
The Rivers State chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday started the presentation of its defense to prove that its candidate, Nyesom Wike won the April 11 governorship election. Mr Ifedayo Adedipe (SAN), Counsel to the PDP in Abuja started by tendering incident and oath of neutrality forms of all INEC officials who…
8 Oct 2015
Retired primary school teachers in Enugu State have lamented backlog of pensions running into 27 months being owed them since 2004. Elsewhere in Imo, the State’s Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has threatened to deal ruthlessly with, and possibly dethrone, traditional rulers found culpable in shady deals associated with the recent verification exercise for pensioners.
8 Oct 2015 2
OUTRIGHT shock, disbelief and measured mixed reactions from most Nigerians greeted the ministerial nominees the Senate President Dr. Bukola Saraki on Tuesday unveiled to the public, after he had received same from President Muhammadu Buhari last week.