• I won’t tolerate criminality under any guise – Gov. Al-Makura

    I won’t tolerate criminality under any guise – Gov. Al-Makura

    Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has issued warning to those forementing trouble in the state urging them have a rethink from now on or be ready to face the wrath of the law and stiff resistance of his administration to any such acts.

    Al-Makura handed down the warning when he paid a courtesy call on the Abaga Toni, HRH Slyvester Ayi, in his palace at Garaku, Kokona local government area, to inspect the proposed three kilometer road earmark for […]

  • Nasarawa has spent N1.6bn on salary augmentation in 2016 – Gov. Al-Makura

    Nasarawa has spent N1.6bn on salary augmentation in 2016 – Gov. Al-Makura

    Nasarawa State governor, Umaru Tanko Al-Makura, said the state government expended over N1.6 billion to augment salaries of workers and other overhead costs between January and May this year.

    Al-Makura, who made this known in Lafia, yesterday, through his Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mallam Ahmed Tukur, told newsmen that the state got net allocation of N9.74 billion from the federation account and expanded N11.4 billion on staff salaries and overhead to ministries, departments and agencies.

    He explained that the state […]