Delta traditional council supports CSOs to achieve 2030 SDGs

May 23, 2022 Amaechi Okwara, Asaba 0

Delta state chairman of Traditional Rulers Council, Orodje of Okpe, HRM Maj. Gen. Felix Mujakpero (rtd), has thrown his weight behind civil society organisations (CSOs) to deepen the gains of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the state. HRM Maj. Gen. Mujakperuo stated this in his remarks at the third national conference on Sustainable Development Goals and the first SDGs tournament Read More

CSOs demand arrest of ‘blackmailers’ behind purported planned protest against Emefiele 

April 15, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The Coalition of National Civil Society Organisations for Transparency in Governance, has refuted claims by one Willy Ezegwu, calling for protest against the Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Godwin Emefiele on ‘malicious grounds.’ The group asked security agencies to immediately arrest the said Willy Ezegwu and Ali Abacha to stop public disturbance. The coalition of CSOs also described Read More

Re-amended Electoral Bill: Why Buhari must avoid conspiracy by power interests – IPAC

The leadership of the Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC) Wednesday  expressed worry over the continued delay of assent to the Electoral Act 2010 Amendment Bill 2021, calling on President Muhammadu Buhari to do the needful and assent  to the reworked Bill. According to IPAC, certain forces presently holding political offices, in league with others with shared interests against the Bill, have since engaged Read More

Dumped Electoral Act Amendment Bill: Fayemi backs Buhari as senators move to override veto

    Strong indication emerged Tuesday that the Senate may override President Muhammadu Buhari’s refusal of assent to the 2010 Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill 2021 at plenary Wednesday. At the expiration of the time frame for him to append his signature to the Bill, Buhari wrote the National Assembly of his decision not to sign the document into law, citing Read More