Monthly Archives: October 2018

Lagos Restores Door-To-Door Waste Evacuation

The Lagos State Government has directed the Association of Waste Managers of Nigeria (AWAM), otherwise known as PSP operators, to resume door-to-door evacuation of waste. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the government gave the directive during a meeting with the waste managers on Tuesday in Lagos. The Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Mr. Tunji Bello, said ...

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Obi Has So Many Things Going For Him — Umahi

The Governor of Ebonyi State, Engr. Dave Umahi, has said that the leaders of the South-East were never unhappy or opposed the choice of Mr. Peter Obi as his running mate and blamed the social media for getting peoples thoughts and speeches wrongly interpreted. He insisted that they were only asking for a round table meeting to smoothing rough edges, be sure ...

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TraderMoni: FG Begins Disbursement Of N10,000 Loan To Bayelsa Traders

The Federal Government has begun the disbursement of N10, 000 micro-credit each to traders in Bayelsa State. The scheme, tagged, ‘TraderMoni’ is operated by the Federal Government through the Bank of Industry in collaboration with the GDM Group and Enyowo, a mobile money operator. Many traders thronged the Tombia market venue in Yenagoa, the state capital, for the commencement of ...

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Supreme Court Annuls APC Rivers Congresses

The Supreme Court held that the Court of Appeal violated the principle of judicial precedents and accorded favourable ruling to the APC… The Supreme Court yesterday set aside the order of stay of execution granted by the Port Harcourt division of the Court of Appeal, which the All Progressives Congress (APC) hung on to conduct its ward, local government and state ...

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2019: Ekweremadu To Dump PDP For APC

Barring any last minute change, Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu, will dump Nigeria’s major opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), for the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Daily Sun gathered that Ekweremadu has been involved in high-level negotiations with the top echelon of the APC, “because he was aggrieved about the way he has been treated since Senate President Dr ...

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Anambra Builds Family Courts, Improves Juvenile Justice System 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The Anambra State Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Barr. Uju Nwogu, has said that the state government is improving on its juvenile justice delivery system to make it more structured. She also said the state government was currently working on three family courts that would handle juveniles and that the correctional facility for young offenders government was ...

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Normalcy Returns To Kaduna

Normalcy has returned to Kaduna metropolis following Sunday’s fracas, in which 23 people died and 17 were injured. This much was gathered during the tour of the metropolis by the General Officer Commanding (GOC) 1 Division Nigerian Army Kaduna, Maj-Gen Mohammed Mohammed. The areas visited by the GOC include Kawo New Extension, Angwan Dosa, Badarawa, Malali and Anguwan Rimi. Also ...

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Resign Now, APC Chieftain Tells Buhari’s Minister 

Alhaji Ishaq Hadejia, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Jigawa, has asked the Minister of Water Resources, Alhaji Suleiman Adamu, to resign his appointment as minister with immediate effect. Hadejia stated this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Dutse on Monday. He alleged that Adamu had not been coming for political meetings ...

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