Niger State Government gives account of financial stewardship- receives N263.3Bn, expends N263Bn.

Niger State Government gives account of financial stewardship- receives N263.3Bn, expends N263Bn.

Tunde Babs – Minna Niger State Commissioner of finance,Alhaji Zakari Abubakar has disclosed that the state Government received a total of N263 billion between June 2015 to October 2018 . The Commissioner spoke during a World Press Conference held in Minna, organized by the Ministry of Information and Strategy.. Alhaji Zakari Abubakar confirmed that a
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Kwara APC stakeholders seeks disciplinary action against Prof. Oba.

kehinde Emmanuel, Ilorin. Stakeholders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara have called on the party to sanction a governorship aspirant, Prof. Shuaib Abdulraheem for violating the accord with President Muhammadu Buhari. The stakeholders made the call on Tuesday in Ilorin while addressing a press conference. Sen. Mohammed Ahmed, who addressed the media on
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Stockpile foods for strike- NLC Nasarawa State tells workers.

Samson Osuo, Lafia. The Nasarawa state chapter of Nigeria Labour Congress has advised workers in the area to stock pile food stuff and other essential daily needs to avoid been caught off during the proposed strike action by the Organised Labour. The Labour Congress is proposing to start an indefinite and effective strike on November
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Kwara District Head decries over 5 years of electricity blackout.

kehinde Emmanuel, Ilorin The District Head of Aawe in Asa Local Government Area of Kwara, Alhaji Oba Daudu-Sulaiman has decried the over five years’ blackout being experienced by residents of his domain. Daudu-Sulaiman told our correspondent, in Aawe that since rainstorm damaged several electrical poles and cables in the area over five years ago, life
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Tradermoni : 30,000petty traders in Niger State receives FG, BoI N10,000 soft loans.

Tunde Babs. – Minna The federal government in collaboration with the Bank of industry has disbursed the sum of N10,00 to 30,000 petty traders in Niger State as part of its efforts to boost their economy. Tagged “Tradermoni is targeted at two million petty traders across the country for a free N10,000 for each trader
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2019 : OPCI supports restructuring, state police.

kehinde Emmanuel, Ilorin. As the clamour for restructuring becomes a major political issue in the race to 2019 presidential election, a Yoruba socio-political organization, Odua Peoples Care Initiatives (OPCI) has lend its full weigth in support of the agitation. The National President of OPCI, Dr. Maruf Salam Olanrewaju disclosed this as the outcome of the
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Former Military President, IBB mourns Anenih.

Tunde Babs. – Minna Former Military President, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida GCFR, has described Late Tony Anenih as a charismatic elder Statesman that has unique passion of providing solutions in Governance of the country. In a tribute on the death of octogenarian, Late Tony Anenih, General Babangida, said:” The demise of Chief Tony Anenih, is
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Michael Olarinoye, Osun vanguard correspondent’s brother kidnapped.

Michael Olanrewaju, Osogbo. The Brother of the Osun State correspondent of vanguard news paper .Otunba Gbenga Olarinoye, Deacon Michael Olarinoye, on Sunday night was kidnapped by unknown kidnappers. Deacon Olarinoye was returning to his base in warri with members of his family after the burial of their late mother Mrs Abigail Olarinoye at the weekend
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Abubakar Amari, Niger State Deputy Director, Protocol dies at 53.

Tunde Babs -Minna The deputy director protocol to Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello, of Niger state, Alhaji Abubakar Amari is dead. He died last Saturday at the age of 53 after a brief illness. Governor Sanni Bello described the death of he deceased Deputy Director of protocol, Government House Minna as a personal loss to him.
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Flood sacks over 2,000 residents of Patigi in Kwara State.

No fewer than 2,000 residents of Patigi in Patigi Local Government Area of Kwara were rendered homeless by flood as a result of heavy rainfall that lasted several hours. Hon Shuaib Ahmed-AbdulKadir, member representing Patigi Constituency in Kwara State House of Assembly made this known in a press release on Saturday in Ilorin, He said
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Gov. Obiano visits Ile-Ife to congratulate Ooni on marriage to Naomi.

Michael Olanrewaju, Osogbo. Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state, South East, Nigeria on Friday visited Ile-Ife to congratulate the Ooni of Ife, Arole Oduduwa, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II and his queen, Olori Silekunola Naomi Ogunwusi(Yeyeluwa) on their recent wedding. Describing Ooni Ogunwusi who is a Co-Chairman of National Council Of Traditional Rulers Of
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Kwara State NLC directs all categories of workers to rally next Tuesday on minimum wage.

kehinde Emmanuel Ilorin Kwara State Council of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), has directed all workers in the state, both public and private sectors and members of Civil Society Organisations to join the NLC rally on minimum wage on Tuesday. NLC Chairman in the State, Comrade Yekini Agunbiade made this known in a letter addressed
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Revealed: how smuggling is cripling steal and metal industry.

kehinde Emmanuel The 2019 general elections maybe crisis ridden if they federal government did not urgently arrest smuggling in some of our nation’s ports,Spear Gists investigation has revealed. According to the investigations, Onne, Calabar and Port Harcourt ports are major areas of attraction used by the smugglers. Industry watchers said the illegal activities were fuel
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Court remands 8 suspected ritualists caught with human heads.

kehinde Emmanuel, Ilorin For allegedly engaging in buying and selling of human parts, a woman, Aisahat Yunusa and seven others have been arraigned before an Ilorin Magistrate’s Court. The accused were arraigned on a three-count charge of buying and selling of human parts, unlawful opening of graves and unlawful possession of human par The other
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