• Why we declared state of emergency in Nigerian sports – Dalung

    Why we declared state of emergency in Nigerian sports – Dalung

    Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung, has revealed that the ministry declared a state of emergency in the country’s sports to push Nigerians into taking critical look at the sector with a view to repositioning it.

    To achieve the desired success, Dalung enjoined all stakeholders to come together to lift the industry out of the current parlous state.

    Speaking after receiving the report of the Godwin Kienka-led National Reform Committee on Sports in Abuja, Dalung reasoned that for the report to be fully implemented, […]

  • Governor Fayose advises FG to declare state of emergency in agriculture

    Governor Fayose advises FG to declare state of emergency in agriculture

    Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has urged the Federal Government to declare state of emergency in agriculture to boost revenue.

    Fayose, who spoke while declaring open the four-day Agriculture Summit 2016, said the emergency must be in the critical sectors of the economy.

    He said, “If a nation doesn’t have a change of attitude, there is nothing like diversification. Nigeria deserves leaders not rulers. We must drop the attitude to bring people down.

    “Salaries are not enough to pay workers. It is […]

  • Kaduna Police declare State of Emergency as Kidnap case rises

    Kaduna Police declare State of Emergency as Kidnap case rises

    Report gathered that the Kaduna State Police Command on Tuesday declared a State of Emergency to stem rising cases of kidnapping in the state.

    The command’s spokesman, DSP Zubairu Abubakar, said in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kaduna, that a special team of anti kidnap squad has been formed to track and dislodge the criminal gangs.

    He said the declaration of the state of emergency was on the orders of the Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase. NAN […]