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FG Explains Paris Club Refund to States

FG Explains Paris Club Refund to States

The Federal Ministry of Finance has provided further details on the Paris Club Refund approved for the 36 states of the federation by the Federal Government. In a statement signed by Hassan Dodo, Director of Information in the ministry, government explained that as an interim measure to alleviate the financial challenges of the states during

Abandoned Projects, Ogun

Complete Abandoned Projects, Ogun ADC Tells Amosun

  The Ogun State chapter of the African Democratic Congress, ADC, has berated Governor Ibikunle Amosun for abandoning several infrastructural projects across the state. In a statement signed by Abiola Odutola, Publicity Secretary of the party in the state, ADC called on residents and indigenes to rise and save Ogun State from further socio-economic damage.

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Okorocha Sacks Son-In-Law, SSG, 11 others

  Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha has, in a dramatic way terminated the appointments of 13 members of his cabinet including his Son-In-Law, Uche Nwosu, his Chief of Staff, whom he has been positioning to succeed him in office. Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Sam Onwuemeodo, in a statement issued in Owerri, the state

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2019: Ibori’s Political Family in Disarray

  Desperate moves by forces loyal to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa in Delta State to whittle down the political influence of one-time governor of the state and acclaimed godfather of Delta politics, James Ibori, which led to the exit of Emmanuel Uduaghan, the immediate past governor from the PDP now threaten the cohesion of the hitherto

Housing estate under construction in Ilubirin

The Battle For Land Rights and Agony of  Displaced Lagos Residents 

  He squats with his family on a parcel of land where the house in which he once lived was built. Overlooking his new makeshift structure, some metres away, are high rise buildings that are still under construction in what used to be Badia East community, in Apapa-Iganmu Local Council Development Area of Lagos State.

Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan and Senator Ifeanyi Okowa and wife at thanksgiving

Defection From PDP: Uduaghan was Frustrated By Ibori and Okowa 

There are strong indications that the immediate past governor of Delta State, Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan might be on his way out of the ruling party in the state, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP to join the All Progressives Congress, APC. Here, we serve you the inside story of Uduaghan’s defection move and the compelling reasons

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Supreme Court Verdict: I Have Been Vindicated- Saraki 

Bukola Saraki, president of the Senate is celebrating the Supreme Court which early Friday gave him a clean bill of health over the about three-year trial of wrongful declaration of assets. The Senate president in a statement personally signed by him stated that there were people who were intent on maligning his reputation for political

Uganda: The Land of Big Titles

It was one of those moments when one eagerly looked forward to arriving home to have some rest. Home in this instance was Sir Jose Hotel, off Gaba Road, in the outskirt of Kampala, Uganda. For nearly four hours, I and five other colleagues: Sheila Chimphamba Lupenga, Roselyn Korleh, Alvin Worzi, Nokuthula Mthimunye and Suzgo

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No Fraud In Trailer Park Projects – Aregbesola

The government of Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State has debunked claims by the opposition People’s Democratic Party, PDP of fraud in Trailer Park projects in the state. A statement by Lani Baderinwa , commissioner of information and strategy made this known in a statement on Thursday.  He said while it is true that attempts were