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FG approves N25bn for project implementation in 250 LGAs

The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) says the Federal Government has approved N25 billion in 250 Local Government Areas (LGAs) for implementation of projects.Dr Precious...

Thugs Snatch N500,000 From Politician

Some youths suspected to be political thugs, in a broad daylight in Katsina on  Sunday, snatched N500,000 cash from the Chairman of CPC, Charanchi...

Stop Blackmailing Fashola, Groups Urge Critics

A pro-Fashola group, Lovers of Raji Fashola Campaign Organisation (LORAF) has urged  critics of Governor Babatunde Raji Fashola to stop blackmailing him, saying it...

Gbemi’s ‘Anointment’ No Threat To Me

Hon. Bashir Omolaja Bolarinwa is a grassroots politician and serving member, House  of Representatives. Today, he is among the strongest contenders for the governorship ...

Rivers To Close Down Poorly-Staffed Schools

The Rivers State Government is to close down any public school in the state that does not have the required number of teachers in...

Fayemi Dissolves Ekiti Local Govt Councils

Ekiti state Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi has dissolved the 16 local government councils in the state.The dissolution which was contained in a statement signed...

Edo LGs Get Transition Chairmen

Edo State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has appointed Transition Chairmen for sixteen of the eighteen Local Government Areas of the state which were dissolved...

2010 Hajj: Sultan Warns Airlines

Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar lll, the Sultan of Sokoto has warned that the Federal Government would deal with any air carrier that failed to perform...

Ekiti Council Chiefs Jittery Over Fayemi’s Victory

Chairmen of the 16 local government areas in Ekiti State are now jittery following  last Friday’s Appeal Court judgment in Ilorin, declaring as winner,...

Group Endorses Fashola For Second Term

As the 2011 general elections gather momentum, members of the Lagos State Tye and  Dye Cooperative Thrift Society have given their support for the...

Lagos Councils Get New Lease Of Life

As part of plans to give them a face-lift, the Lagos State government is constructing and  upgrading projects in Ajeromi/Ifelodun and Apapa Local Government...

Atiku, Saraki Campaign In Yobe

The Presidential campaign organisations of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar and Gov. Bukola Saraki have stormed Yobe as part of efforts to claim the...

Traditional Tourney For Somolu, Amuwo- Odofin

Governor Babatunde Raji Fashola (SAN), Lagos State Governor has given approval for the  organisation of traditional sports championship in Somolu and Amuwo Odofin Local ...

Amaechi Begs NUPENG, PENGASSAN To Shelve Strike

Sequel to the threat by the two oil workers' unions in Rivers State, South South Nigeria,  to embark on strike if the state government...

Thousands Of Supporters Of Rivers Govt. Stage Public Protest Against EFCC

Thousands of supporters for Governor Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi’s government again stormed the Isaac Boro Park, Port Harcourt, Rivers State capital, Nigeria, this morning to...

Location Of INEC Offices Won’t Affect Elections —Lagos REC

The Lagos State office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has allayed  the fear of opposition parties in the state that the location...

ACN Youths Hold Ramadan Lecture

The youth wing of Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN), Orile-Agege, Lagos has held its Ramadan  lecture to sensitise the youths on the need to...

Hostility Disturbing Assessment Of Oil Spill In Ogoniland -UNEP

The United Nations Environmental Programme, UNEP, said in Abuja today that its study of incidents oil spill in the Ogoniland is being hampered by...

Perm Sec Tours LG Projects

The Office of the Auditor-General for Local Government Areas in Lagos State has embarked on an inspection of capital projects in the 20 local...

Gastro-Enteritis Kills 16

An outbreak of gastro-enteritis in seven local government areas in Gombe State has claimed 16 lives, according to Dr. Mohammad Umar, the Commissioner for...

Kaduna Records Zero Polio

Kaduna State Government said on Monday that the state recorded zero wild polio incident in the last 14 months, according to its Ministry of...

New Online Platform To The Rescue

Citizens yearning for quality service from government and private service providers now have a new voice in an interactive online platform, www.customerserviceview.com.The consumer advocacy...

PDP Flags Off LG Election Campaign in Cross River

With just a week ahead of the 28 August local government election in Cross River State, the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, flagged off its...

Group Moves To Prevent Blindness

The Lagos branch of the Nigerian Optometric Association, NOA, through its non-governmental organisation, Save A Sight Foundation, has started installing vision corridors in various...

24-hour Power Supply To Strategic Buildings, Areas In Lagos CBD Soon

Having fulfilled a promise made in 2008 to electrify the outer Marina, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babatunde Fashola (SAN) on Tuesday said strategic buildings...

Capital Projects: Lagos Begins Inspection At Local Councils

The Office of the Auditor-General for Local Government Areas in Lagos State is to embark on an inspection of capital projects in the 20...

Amaechi Promises N10 Million For Arrest Of Kidnappers

Worried by the spate of kidnapping in communities in local Government areas at the boundary between Rivers State and Abia State, the Rivers State...

Shomolu Hosts AC’s Lagos East Forum

The Lagos East Senatorial District, comprising Kosofe, Shomolu, Ibeju-Lekki, Epe and Ikorodu, were recently hosted by the Shomolu axis during a programme to prepare...

Bamgbola Bags Best LG Boss

The Chairman, Itire/Ikate Local Council Development Area, Hon. Hakeem Bamgbola, has been presented with an award as the Best Local Council Chairman on Infrastructure...

3 Million Trees For Lagos

Lagos State government in pursuit of its vision of planting 3 million trees will hold the second anniversary of the tree planting campaign at...

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