• Governor Jang’s administration sold seven state-owned filling stations – Director

    Governor Jang’s administration sold seven state-owned filling stations – Director

    According to reports, the Ministry of Commerce and Industry in Plateau State under the administration of former Governor Jonah Jang sold seven state-owned filling stations to private individuals.

    Dauda Gashi, the Director of Commerce in the Plateau State Ministry of Commerce, made the disclosure on Thursday.

    Gashi made the statement when he appeared before the Judicial Commission of Inquiry constituted by Governor Simon Lalong to probe the activities of government between May 2007 and May 2015.

    The commission was constituted in August this […]

  • Ajimobi halts subventions to state-owned tertiary institutions

    Ajimobi halts subventions to state-owned tertiary institutions

    Hard times await state-owned tertiary institutions in Oyo state as Governor Abiola Ajimobi has stopped government subventions to all the seven tertiary institutions in the state including the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) Ogbomoso which is jointly owned by Osun state government.

    The government in a letter to the Vice Chancellors, Rectors and Provosts of the institutions signed by the Commissioner for Budget and Planning, Abimbola Adekanmbi entitled “Stoppage of Subvention” and dated September 20 said it would not be […]