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CURFEW : GOVERNOR WIKE MONITORS LEVEL OF COMPLIANCE

Rivers State Governor,  Nyesom Ezenwo Wike on Tuesday monitored the level of compliance of the curfew imposed by the State Government on Obiri-Ikwerre Junction( Ozuoba, Rumualogu)  to Choba and from Education Bus Stop to Agip Junction . The curfew is aimed at ensuring that residents of the areas observe the …

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ADDRESS BY H.E. MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA ON THE COVID- 19 PANDEMIC SUNDAY 29TH MARCH, 2020

1. Fellow Nigerians, 2. From the first signs that Coronavirus, or COVID-19 was turning into an epidemic and was officially declared a world-wide emergency, the Federal Government started planning preventive, containment and curative measures in the event the disease hits Nigeria. 3. The whole instruments of government are now mobilized …

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COVID-19: NCDC Launches WhatsApp Service To Engage Nigerians

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has launched a WhatsApp service to engage Nigerians on how to curtail the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The health agency announced this in a tweet on Sunday, hours after it revealed that the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 has …

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Governor El-Rufai Tests Positive For Coronavirus

The Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai has tested positive for the coronavirus disease. He announced this in a video posted on his verified Twitter handle on Saturday evening. “Earlier this week, I submitted a sample for the COVID-19 test. The result came in this evening, and I regret to …

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Boris Johnson tests positive for coronavirus

Boris Johnson, the British prime minister, has revealed he tested positive for coronavirus. In a video message posted to his Twitter account Friday, he explained he had developed “mild symptoms” over the last 24 hours — “a temperature and a persistent cough.” On the advice of the chief medical officer …

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Prophet Ekong Ituen, has predicted the release of Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, saying that the former Governor of Abia State, will soon be let off the hook.

The President and Founder of Christ Deliverance Ministries (CDM), Lagos, Prophet Ekong Ituen, has predicted the release of Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, saying that the former Governor of Abia State, will soon be let off the hook. Prophet Ituen, who is widely known for accurate prophecies, made the revelation during …

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FG Reduces Petrol Price To N125

The Federal Government has approved the reduction of the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS). The reduction was agreed at the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting on Wednesday chaired by president Muhammadu Buhari. Petrol will now sell for N125 per liter down from N124/liter. Minister of State for Petroleum, …

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GOV EMMANUEL ENACTS LAW AGAINST CULTISM , VIOLENT ACTIVITIES

It is the end of road for secret cults and groups perpetuating violence  in Akwa Ibom State as Governor Udom Emmanuel has signed into law the Cultism and Other Violent Behaviour (Prohibition) Order, 2020 proscribing their operations in the state. Accordingly, defaulters of the Order shall be prosecuted in accordance …

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Over N3.7bn Recovered From Contractors, Ex-NDDC Directors – PMB

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday said that law enforcement agencies have recovered over N3.7billion as well as various assets worth billions of Naira from contractors and former directors of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). The President stated this in Abuja at the inauguration of the NDDC Advisory Committee, comprising of …

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Aminu Ado Bayero Announced As New Emir Of Kano

Emir of Bichi Aminu Ado Bayero has been announced as the new Emir of Kano. The announcement was made by the Secretary to the State Government, Usman Alhaji a few hours after the removal of Muhammadu Sanusi II. The appointment takes immediate effect according to the SSG. Usman Alhaji had …

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Sanusi removed as emir of Kano

Muhammadu Sanusi II has been deposed as the emir of Kano “for disrespecting” the office of the governor. This was announced at a special sitting of the Kano executive council chaired by Abdullahi Ganduje, governor of the state. Usman Alhaji, secretary to the state government, said the removal, which was in line …

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Supreme Court Dismisses Ihedioha’s Application For Review

The Supreme Court sitting in Abuja has upheld its earlier decision, which sacked Emeka Ihedioha as governor of Imo State and declared Hope Uzodinma of the All Progressives Congress as winner of the election in the state. In a lead judgment delivered by Justice Olukayode Ariwoola, the apex court held …

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NERC abolishes estimated billing by Discos

…Mandates metering April 30 The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has directed the 11 electricity distribution companies (Discos) to stop further collection of electricity bill under the estimated billing system. The suspension order signed by NERC’s Chairman, Mr. James Momoh and Commissioner, Legal, Licensing and Compliance, Mr. Dafe Akpeneye, takes …

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Oro oil crisis: When democracy is deaf.

By Dan Etokidem Asking if Oro nation is an oil producing area is like asking if Jesus Christ is the son of God. Lets go down memory lane! At the creation of Akwa Ibom state, Oro NEVER intended becoming part of this state. They were to remain in Cross River. …

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