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South Africa determines to deepen ties with Nigeria, says envoy

South Africa’s Acting High Commissioner to Nigeria Ambassador Bobby Moroe said on Monday that the country remained determined to deepen bilateral relations with Nigeria. Moroe, who is currently in South African, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in a telephone interview that adequate preparations had been made by the South African Government to prepare for Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari’sRead More

Tribunal fixes judgment for tomorrow in Ganduje, Abba case

  The Kano State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal has fixed tomorrow for judgment in the case between the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate Abba Kabir-Yusuf, against Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The petitioners are challenging the declaration of Governor Ganduje as winner of the March 9 governorship election by the Independent National Electoral CommissionRead More

Jigawa gov swears in 11 commissioners, others

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedInWhatsAppEmail   Jigawa State Governor Muhammad Badaru Abubakar on Monday swore in 81 aides. The governor last week released the list of 53 special assistants, two senior special assistants, 15 special advisers and 11 commissioners. Speaking after the swearing- in, Abubakar advised the appointees to support his administration in providing good governance. He said the re-election of the All ProgressivesRead More

Osun Assembly grills 9 exco nominees

The Osun State House of Assembly on Monday screened the first batch of nine out of 35 commissioners and special adviser nominees to work with Governor Gboyega Oyetola. Those screened by the state Assembly included Oladoyin Olayinka Folorunso, Ibitoye Felix Adeniran, Adebisi Obawale Simeon, Oladepo Solagbade Atanda, Ajisefini Abiodun, Egbemode Funke Adenike, Ogunfolaju Christiana Olusola, Agunbiade Nathaniel and Omowaye Oluremi.Read More

Lagos to get 149-bed hospital for mothers, children

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedInWhatsAppEmail   The First Lady, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, and the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, will on Thursday unveil a 149-bed Maternal and Child Centre (MCC) located inside the Alimosho General Hospital, state Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, has said. Abayomi, who disclosed this yesterday during an inspection tour of the facility, explained that the specialist centre was builtRead More