Buhari names Asiwaju in Ajaokuta presidential project implementation team

July 23, 2020 Rosemary Moribirin 0

President Muhsmmadu Buhari has approved the nomination of Hon. Asiwaju Asiru Idris, FCA, as member of Ajaokuta Presidential Project Implementation Team (APPIT). The Minister of Mine and Solid Minerals Development, Arc.  Olamilekan Adegbite, confirmed the approval when he paid a courtesy visit to the Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi, at Government House Lokoja on Thursday. Adegbite, who was accompanied by Read More

FCT High Court: Approve 33 nominees, Lawyers tell Buhari

July 15, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Legal practitioners under the aegis of Lawyers in Defence of Democracy have again written to President Muhammadu Buhari, urging him to approve the list of 33 nominees rightly  recommended to him by the NJC, and urgently withdraw the incomplete list of 11 persons he wrongly sent to the Senate seeking their confirmation as judges of the FCT High Court. The lawyers Read More

Ondo: PDP constitutes ward congresses electoral committee

July 7, 2020 Abdulrahman Zakarityau 0

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has approved  the nomination of Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara as the Chairman of its Ward Congresses Electoral Committee for Ondo state governorship election. The National Organising Secretary of the party, Col Austin Akobundu (rtd), announced the approval in a statement issued in Abuja. The exercise has been scheduled to Read More

APC places N22.5m fee on gov. aspirants in Edo, Ondo

May 20, 2020 Editorial IV 0

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said all governorship aspirants in Edo and Ondo states will pay N22.5 million as part of the requirements for contesting in the states’ governorship elections on Sept 19 and Oct 10. In a timetable released in Abuja, Wednesday, the APC National Organising Secretary, Emma Ibediro, said that the party would begin the primaries with Read More