• My tenure will make remarkable difference – NDDC Boss assures

    My tenure will make remarkable difference – NDDC Boss assures

    According to reports, the Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission Nsima Ekere, says his tenure would make remarkable difference in the lives of the people of the region.

    Ekere said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Friday in Abuja.

    The NDDC boss acknowledged the commission’s new arrangement where it reports to the Presidency through the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, saying it will actually add value to the development of the nine oil producing states.

    Ekere […]

  • Ganduje threatens to probe Kwankwaso tenure

    Ganduje threatens to probe Kwankwaso tenure

    According to reports, the executive Governor of Kano state, Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, weekend threatened to probe his estranged predecessor and a sitting Federal MP, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso’s tenure.

    In a highly worded press statement signed by the state Commissioner of information and culture, Alhaji Muhammad Garba, noted that Kwankwaso’s penchant of peddling unsubstantiated allegations may put him on a collision course with Kano state government.

    Ganduje declared that “this deliberate distortion of facts and spreading of falsehood is capable of provoking […]

  • I’m ready to defend my tenure – Ex-Governor Jang

    I’m ready to defend my tenure – Ex-Governor Jang

    Senator Jonah Jang, the immediate past governor of Plateau State and Senator representing Plateau North in the Senate, on Wednesday issued a press statement saying he was ever ready to come forward to give account of his tenure as governor of the state.

    Jang who spoke shortly after Mr. Simon Lalong, Plateau State governor, set up a six-man commission of inquiry to probe his eight years administration in the state, said he was ready as long as the process is without […]

  • N1trn unspent budget was returned to FG during my tenure – Ex-Speaker, Dimeji Bankole

    N1trn unspent budget was returned to FG during my tenure – Ex-Speaker, Dimeji Bankole

    Former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Dimeji Bankole, has said that about N1trillion realised from unspent budget was returned to the coffers of the Federal Govern­ment during his tenure.

    According to Bankole, while about N500 billion was returned in the first year of his tenure, N300 billion and N120 billion were returned in the sec­ond and third years, respectively.

    The former Speaker disclosed this while delivering the 4th Open Lec­ture Series of the Institute of Educa­tion, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, Ogun […]