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Daily Archives: August 16, 2019

Buhari will handover to Osinbajo, don’t be deceived – Chekwas Okorie tells South East

The National Chairman of the United Progressives Party, UPP, Chief Chekwas Okorie, has reminded Ndigbo that President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress, APC, never promised to hand over power to them in 2023. Okorie described the offer being [...]

April 22, 2018 Government and politics

Nigeria commits $300m to eliminate malaria

The Federal Government has committed to secure US$300 million from the World Bank, Islamic Development Bank and African Development Bank to eliminate malaria in the country. This is contained in a statement issued by the African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA) [...]

April 22, 2018 Health issues

Jega heads Maitama Sule Centre for politics, governance

Kano State Government has appointed former INEC boss Prof. Attahiru Jega to head the committee madated to nurture the Maitama Sule Centre for Politics and Democratic Governance. Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje who inaugurated the committee in Kano said centre was to [...]

April 22, 2018 Government and politics

Nigeria needs $2bn for routine immunisation

Nigeria needs about $2bn for routine immunisation for the next 10 years, just as over 4.3m children in the country are unimmunised despite demonstrable evidence of vaccine availability. Disclosing this at a breakfast meeting with development partners, private sector and [...]

April 22, 2018 Government and politics

Lagos unveils new Fawehinmi’s statue today

The Lagos State government will, today, unveil a new statue of Chief Gani Fawehinmi (SAN) sited at Ojota Garden, named after the late legal luminary and human rights advocate. Lagos State governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, with members of the Gani [...]

April 22, 2018 Government and politics

Aregbesola begins constituency tour tomorrow

Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola will tomorrow, begin a tour of all the federal constituencies in the state, starting from the Ife Federal Constituency, Ile-Ife, where he will review government projects in the area since the last seven years of [...]

April 22, 2018 Government and politics