Atiku Abubakar, a former Vice President, on Tuesday, distributed food items to Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, residing in Yola town and environs to mark his 70th birthday.
Mr. Abubakar, who addressed the IDPs at a ceremony in Yola, said that the gesture was to show concern on the plight of the IDPs and to assure them of his commitment to continue to support them.
He said “I have told my friends and associates not to waste money buying birthday cards and other […]
According to reports, the Kebbi Government has distributed 13 motorcycles to environmental health officers of the Ministry of Environment in the state to enhance their service delivery.
The State’s Commissioner for Environment, Alhaji Muhammadu Gado, distributed the vehicles in Birnin Kebbi on Monday.
He said that the aim was to ease the transportation challenges facing the health officers in the discharge of their duties.
He said the state government was doing its best to ensure that the health officers were doing their work […]
According to reports, the wife of the Oyo State Governor, Mrs Florence Ajimobi, on Thursday distributed food items from the Ajumose Food Bank to more than 2,500 women in Ogbomoso and its environs.
The beneficiaries benefited from the various items which including foodstuff and beverages.
Ajimobi said the exercise, which was continuous, was aimed at addressing economic hardship through boosting the wellbeing of women and children in the state.
The governor’s wife said that the desire to change lives and positively impact on […]
It was gathered that the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) distributed 1, 200, 693 Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) to voters in Ondo as at August 11, an official said on Tuesday.
The Resident Electoral Commissioner in the state, Mr Olusegun Agbaje, made this known at a press conference in Akure ahead of the governorship election in the state.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the governorship election is scheduled to hold on Nov. 26.
According to Agbaje, 331, 078 PVCs are yet […]
Ekiti State governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose has urged Muslim faithfuls in Nigeria to continue to pray for the peace and unity of the country.
The governor said this after he monitored the distribution of Rams to some Muslim leaders from across Ekiti State at the Government House in Ado-Ekiti on Sunday.
“We should live above board, we should live in line with what we preach, as Muslim brothers we are one and the same. We must equally pray for the Unity of […]
Wife of Borno State Governor Nana Shettima distributes 300 rams to widows, teachers and less privileged (photos)
The wife of the Borno state Governor Hajja Nana Kashim Shettima through her pet project, SWOT Foundation has on Saturday distributed 300 rams to widows, Tsangaya teachers and other less privileged in the society in order to enable them celebrate eid fitr with their families.
Mrs Shettima charged the beneficiaries to pray for peace and tranquillity in the state and the
The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, on Saturday distributed improved variety of cassava stem to farmers in Otukpo Local Government Area of Benue.
While distributing the stems which were developed by the West Africa Agricultural Productivity Programme (WAAPP-Nigeria), Ogbeh said they were enriched with Vitamin `A’ to enhance nutrition.
The minister said government agricultural programmes were targeted at ensuring availability of food to the people and ensure they eat well.
Ogbeh said farmers deserved all forms of support from […]
According to reports, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, said, yesterday, that 1,194 truckloads of Premium Motor Spirit, PMS (petrol), comprising 39.4 million litres of the product, were distributed across the country on Tuesday.
Meanwhile, marketers, on the platform of Major Marketers Association of Nigeria, MOMAN, said they should be exonerated from the high price of petrol arising from the lingering fuel scarcity.
According to NNPC, in its Daily PMS Supply and Distribution schedule for Tuesday, April 19, the product was loaded […]