Breaking: Okowa, wife contract Coronavirus in Delta

July 1, 2020 Editor 0

Delta state Governor Ifeanyi Okowa and wife Eidth Okowa have been diagnosed of coroonavirus, days after their daughter tested positive for the ravaging pandemic. Governor who confirmed this via his Twitter handle wrote, “My wife and I have tested positive for COVID-19. We are well and continuing with our isolation/medication. We thank you all for your continued prayers for us Read More

Drama as Police commissioner stops deputy gov from leaving govt house

June 21, 2020 Editor 0

There was unexpected dramatic inside Ondo state Government house in Akure, after the state’s Deputy Governor Agboola Ajayi was allegedly stopped from going out by the state commissioner of police, Salami Amidu Bolaji.  The commissioner of police who was seen in viral video having an argument with Ajayi at the government house gate, was said to have mentioned alleged defection plan by the deputy Read More

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Gov poll: Kekemeke best for Ondo –Orji

August 24, 2019 Editorial III 0

The Managing Director, Pan Media International Ltd, Mr. Udenna  Orji, has called on Ondo state people to consider the enviable track-record of governorship aspirant, Hon. Isaac Kekemeke, and support him to win next year’s election. Orji, who made the call Friday while chatting with journalists   in Abuja, said Kekemeke as governor would bring the state on the path of “unprecedented Read More

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Projects: South-East Govs set for showdown with FG

November 23, 2018 Editor 0

Ebonyi state Governor, David Umahi has commended the Federal government for capturing Southeast in their railway projects but insisted that South-East Governors are working for the project to be pushed to the Federal Executive Council (FEC). Umahi who said that one of the risen southeast governors visited President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday was to talk about the much adorned second Read More

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APC to Fayose: You are not wanted in our party

October 9, 2018 Editorial III 0

The Ekiti State chapter of the All Progressive Congress (APC), has advised outgoing Governor Ayo Fayos to look elsewhere for political sanctuary, should he jump out of the PDP. Chief Paul Omotoso, Chairman of the party in the state, gave the advice in a statement on Tuesday in Ado Ekiti. “Fayose should not think of moving from PDP to APC Read More

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PDP NEC rejects kano governorship primary

October 3, 2018 Editorial III 0

The National Executive Council of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has dissociated itself from the the governorship primary election conducted in Kano on Monday. Shehu Yusuf Kura, the Special Adviser Media to National Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), made the remark in a telephone interview in Kano on Wednesday. According to Kura, the party’s National Executive Council (NEC) Read More

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CBN decries rising naira abuse

July 30, 2018 Blueprint 0

The Central Bank of Nigeria has decried the growing abuse of the naira through squeezing, selling, spraying and marching on foot while dancing at public functions as well as hoarding by some citizens. The CBN Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, warned that henceforth culprits caught in any of the acts would be liable to sixmonth imprisonment or a fine of N50,000 Read More

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APC plots, begs Shekarau to return

July 30, 2018 Blueprint 0

The Presidency and the leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have kick-started an intensive lobby to win over former two-term governor of Kano, Ibrahim Shekarau. This is to suppress the strength of former Governor Rabiu Kwankwaso ahead of the 2019 general elections. Shekarau defected to the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in January 2014) joined the Goodluck Jonathan government and Read More

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CBN continues FX intervention, injects fresh $210m

July 18, 2018 Blueprint 0

The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Godwin Emefiele, has bagged the financial policy strategist of the year award. The CBN governor was given the award at the Blueprint impact series and award ceremony held at the Rockview hotel yesterday in Abuja. Speaking after receiving the awards, an elated Emefiele said the award will spur the bank to Read More

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Ekiti is as good as won for APC – Oshiomhole

July 7, 2018 Blueprint 0

All Progressives Congress (APC) national chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomohle, has boasted that the July 14 governorship election in Ekiti State is as good as won for the party. The former labour union leader and immediate past governor of Edo State, said the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was no match for the APC, and that he has the joker Read More

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Breaking: Bauchi Deputy Governor Resigns

May 24, 2018 Blueprint 0

Bauchi State Deputy Governor Engr Nuhu Gidado Wednesday resigned his position. Our Correspondent reports that the deputy governor had been out of the country for the past couple of weeks for medical check up and was also billed to return to the State this week. It would be recalled that several members of the Bauchi State executive council that included Read More

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Ja’afaru Isa’s tour of duty in retrospect

December 2, 2017 Blueprint 0

By Auwalu Umar Looking at the unfolding developments in states across the federation in the current political dispensation reminds me of the time when Col. Lawal Ja’afaru Isa (now a retired Brigadier General) held sway as military administrator for Kaduna State. I am not, in any way, comparing Ja’afaru’s administration with the present leadership in Kaduna under Governor Nasir El-rufa’i Read More

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Sallah: Kogi Warns Commuters against Reckless Driving

September 1, 2017 Blueprint 0

Kogi state government has warned motorists against reckless driving on the road, decrying the occasional loss of lives and property during accidents on the axis. The government is worried over the wave of road traffic accidents on the ever-busy Abuja-Lokoja-Okene highway especially during festivity period Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the State Governor on Transport and Logistics, Alabi Shuaibu Ojo Read More