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Ondo Loses Health Commissioner To COVID-19

The Commissioner for Health in Ondo State, Wahab Adegbenro, has died from COVID-19 complications. It was gathered that Mr Adegbenro died on Thursday morning at the state’s infectious disease hospital where he was receiving treatment. The Senior Special Assistant to the governor on Special Duties, Odebowale Oladoyin, confirmed the death but was silent on the […]Read More

CUPP Distances Self From New Coalition

The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) has distanced itself from the emergence of a new coalition known as National Consultative Front. The CUPP in a statement by its spokesman, Ikenga Imo Ugochinyere said it frowned at the inclusion of its name as part of the new coalition when its leaders were not consulted He said, “While we […]Read More

Breaking: Abuja, Lagos airports resume flights July 8

The federal government has fixed July 8 for the resumption domestic flights operation.Accordingly, Abuja and Lagos will resume domestic operations on the 8th of July, 2020. Kano, Port Harcourt, Owerri & Maiduguri to resume on the 11th. Other airports on the 15th. Date for international to be announced in due course. Read More

Petrol to sell for N140 as PPPRA recommends price hike

The Petroleum Product Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA) on Wednesday recommended an upward review of the retail pump price of petrol from the previous N121.50. According to the agency, the recommended petrol retail band for a litre of petrol is now between N140.80 and N143.80. “After a review of the prevailing market fundamentals in the month […]Read More

Keyamo, Lawmakers In Shouting Match Over 774,000 Jobs

The minister of state for labour, Festus Keyamo was yesterday engaged in a shouting match with members of National Assembly joint Committees on Labour over the recruitment process and allocation of slots for the 774,000 jobs by President Muhammadu Buhari. In a statement he personally signed and made available to journalists, Keyamo said in obedience to […]Read More

BREAKING: Akeredolu tests positive for coronavirus

Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, governor of Ondo state, has tested positive for COVID-19. Akeredolu disclosed his COVID-19 status on his Facebook page on Tuesday. The governor said he is already in self-isolation as required by the case management guidelines of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) for someone who is asymptomatic. “Akeredolu tests positive for COVID-19. […]Read More

BREAKING: APC Dissolves NWC, Appoints Yobe Gov Caretaker Chair

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the APC has been dissolved, the decision has just been taken at the ongoing Party’s NEC Meeting. Governor of Yobe State, H.E Mai Mala Buni has been appointed as the chairman, All Progressives Congress (APC)’s caretaker committee and extraordinary national convention. Mores Details to followRead More

BREAKING: Edo Guber: INEC To Obey Court Order Barring Obaseki

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it will obey Tuesday’s order by the Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, which restrained Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki from participating in the governorship primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) scheduled to hold on Thursday, June 25, 2020. INEC’s National Commissioner and Chairman, Information […]Read More

BREAKING: Governor Obaseki Formally Joins PDP

Edo state Governor, Godwin Obaseki has formally joined the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) after his recent resignation from the All Progressives Congress. He was received by the leadership of the party led by the state Chairman of the PDP, Hon Tony Aziegbemi.He just arrived the state Secretariat of the PDP along 1st East Circular Road with […]Read More