Nigeria Governors Forum commends Governor Wammako for increased …

Governor Aliyu Wamakko of Sokoto The NGF has commenced another peer review process. The Director General of the Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, Ashishana Okauru, has commended the Governor of Sokoto State, Aliyu Wammako for increased funding for education in the state since assuming office in 2007. Mr. Okauru, who spoke on Wednesday at …

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Kebbi Names School After Ex-Minister

Birnin Kebbi — The Emir of Gwandu and chairman, Kebbi State council of traditional rulers retired Maj. Gen. Iliyasu Bashar has endorsed name change for the Abdulahi Fodio Girls Secondary School. The school is now to be called Salamatu Hussain Girls Secondary School. He described the move by the government …

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Governor Orji Condoles Katsina Governor over Father’s Death

From Nnaji Obed Asiegbu Governor Orji Condoles Katsina Governor over Father’s Death. Laments Demise of former ASUU President, Professor Festus Iyayi Abia State Governor, Chief Theodore Orji, has condoled his Katsina State counterpart, Alhaji Ibrahim Shema over the death of his father, Alhaji Shehu Shema, 86, who died at the National …

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The Oyinlola Court Ruling Impasse – Two PDPs, One Secretary

Photo: Vanguard IN the last few months, it has been hectic moments for the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as it moved from one imbroglio to the other. At the heart of the problem in the party is the in – house struggle about who is in charge. Against the …

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Zamfara dep gov, former minister escape death

AN air mishap was on Monday averted in Sokoto when a Max Air Boeing 747 aircraft conveying the Zamfara State deputy governor, Alhaji Ibrahim Wakkala and former Minister of Culture and Tourism Development, Alhaji Bello Jibrin Gada, hovered in the air for 20 minutes due to technical problem before it …

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Nigerian lawmakers back state of emergency extension

Nigerian lawmakers back state of emergency extension | GlobalPost Follow us: <!– PRIMARY NAVIGATION –> Enlarge Nigerian lawmakers on Thursday approved a request by the country’s president to prolong emergency rule in the restive northeast by a further six months to try to quell a bloody Islamist insurgency. Senators unanimously …

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Our suspension greatest joke of the century — Oyinlola, Baraje, others

PREMIUM TIMES The crisis in the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, took a new twist Monday as the national leadership slammed an indefinite suspension on its former National Secretary, Olagunsoye Oyinlola and three other leaders of the New Peoples Democratic Party, nDPD, and ordered their investigation, for alleged anti-party activities. …

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The reinstatement, last week, of the Peoples Democratic Party National …

PDP’s Peculiar Mess Category: Nigeria News Published on Tuesday, 12 November 2013 07:41 Written by Agency Reporter Hits: 103 Although the elections of the National Chairman, Alhaji Bamanga Tukur; former National Secretary, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola; former National Auditor, Bode Mustapha; and National Financial Secretary, Elder Bolaji Anani were classified among …

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