Eminent businessman and former Governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, has resigned his membership of the Progressive Peoples Alliance.
Kalu said he took the decision after wide consultations with political associates, followers, loyalists and well-wishers.
This was contained in a letter personally signed by Kalu, dated November 14, 2016 and addressed to the National Chairman of the PPA.
The letter, which was made available to the media on Tuesday, reads: “It is with a heavy heart and full of precious memories, […]
Former British Prime Minister David Cameron says he has decided to resign from his seat in parliament “with immediate effect.” “It is not going to be possible to be a normal backbencher as a former prime minister,” Cameron told the BBC on Monday.
He added that his presence in parliament could be a “distraction” for his successor as Prime Minister, Theresa May.
Cameron had pledged to support May, who “has got off to a cracking start” since she became the nation’s […]
Hon. Momoh Jimoh Lawal, The Speaker of the Kogi State House of Assembly has resigned from the post. Lawal, who was the arrowhead of the G-15 group of lawmakers, dropped his letter of resignation to the clerk of the House on Tuesday.
The letter reads: “We are all aware of the needless pain, the leadership crisis that had engulfed this noble assembly in the past few months caused our constituents and retarded the development of our beloved Kogi State.
“I would have preferred […]
Following the long leadership crisis which roked the Kogi State House of Assembly, the Speaker Momoh Jimoh his resignation while Hon. Umarf Imam was appointed as his replacement.
It will be recalled that the House has been in the lingering crisis that erupted early in February this year which resulted to two factions – the Momoh Jimoh Lawal and the Umar Ahmed Imam.
Trouble started after some members of the house impeached Mr Jimoh in February, resulting to G5 and G10 factions.
After over seven years of meritorious service to his fatherland as Attorney General and Justice Commissioner in Ondo State, Barrister Eyitayo Jegede (SAN), has resigned his appointment to pursue his governorship ambition in the November gubernatorial election.
Barrister Jegede in a statement he personally signed said his exit is to enable him focus more on his desire to seek higher office in service of his people which will obviously demand a lot of energy, time and sacrifice.
He thanked his boss, Governor […]
Steve Bruce has resigned as Hull City manager, sources close to the manager have told ESPN. Bruce led the Tigers back into the Premier League last season with victory over Sheffield Wednesday in the Championship playoff final after relegation to the Championship in 2015, but his future has been the subject of speculation all summer due to the uncertainty over the ongoing takeover at the KC Stadium.
The 55-year-old, who held “informal” talks with the Football Association (FA) over the vacant England […]
The Commissioner for Environment and mineral resources in Ondo State, Chief Olusola Ebiseni has resigned from the cabinet of Governor Olusegun Mimiko.
Chief Ebiseni tendered his resignation letter at about fourteen minutes past eight this morning.
Sources close to the Commissioner confirmed to Newsmen that his resignation was in line with his intention to contest the forth coming November 26 Governorship election.
He thanked the Governor for giving him the rare opportunity to serve the state in the last six years as a […]
David Cameron has resigned as prime minister after Britain voted to leave the European Union.
The prime minister said Britain required “fresh leadership” to negotiate the country’s exit from the EU.
“I do not think it would be right for me to be the captain that steers our country to its next destination,” he said in a statement outside Downing Street.
He promised to “steady the ship” over the coming months before stepping down in October.
Mr Cameron said the result was the “will […]
The House Leader, Sokoto State House of Assembly, Alhaji Aliyu Abubakar (APC-Tureta), has resigned from the assembly.
This is sequel to his recent election as the Chairman of Tureta Local Government Council of the state under the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Abubakar on Wednesday tendered his formal letter of resignation from the Assembly to the Speaker.
“The decision comes as a result of series of consultations with all the relevant stakeholders from my constituency, following my election as Chairman, Tureta […]
Unilorin lecturer resigns after caught on tape sexually harassing female student in his office … Here’s Audio clip
Head of Department of the University of Ilorin, Dr Mohammed Sani Idiagbon, has reportedly resigned from office after an audio where he was asking for sexual favors from one of his students named Faith, leaked online.
According to Newsmen, this audio was leaked last week, Faith is a 200 level student of his department who had gone to him regarding her score for a continuous assessment test he set for her class sometime ago.
In the audio, Dr Idiagbon could be heard […]
Friday Christopher has quit as Shooting Stars assistant coach.
Christopher, who joined the Ibadan club in 2016, claims he resigned because he “was left in the dark”.
“I had to leave 3SC because I felt was left in the dark. I expect that after the end of the first round of the NPFL we ought to sit down and evaluate our performance and map out the way forward by either bringing new players or allow some leave,” Christopher told Goal.
“At least after […]