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N7bn uncompleted building: Senate to probe activities in agric sector

N7bn uncompleted building: Senate to probe activities in agric sector All plans are on deck by the Senate Committee Chairman on Agriculture, Senator Abdullahi Adamu and his committee members to checkmate the scandal rocking the Ministry of Agriculture in connection with the allegedly buying of N7 billion uncompleted building. Senator Adamusaid the probe was on the...

COVID -19: INEC to test-run modified processes with bye-elections

COVID -19: INEC to test-run modified processes with bye-elections Ahead of Edo and Ondo governorship polls scheduled for September and October 2020, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has said it is determined to test run its modified processes with some pending bye elections. Chairman of the commission, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, made this known,...

Again, Senate fires NDDC over alleged blackmail

Again, Senate fires NDDC over alleged blackmail The Senate for the second time within a week, fired at the Interim Management Committee (IMC) of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) over alleged blackmail to stop it from carrying out investigation on alleged mismanagement of N40billion by the Commission between January and March, 2020. The Chairman Senate...

INSIDE STORY OF THE EXTORTION RING IN MOTOR TRAFFIC DIVISION IN EDO STATE:

INSIDE STORY OF THE EXTORTION RING IN MOTOR TRAFFIC DIVISION IN EDO STATE: …Edo state government loses an estimate of about N300, 000, 000 (N300m) in revenue annually …MTD office likened to another board of internal revenue …EDOCSO to release evidences in video and victims testimony on social media soon. The unwholesome activities of the Motor Traffic Division...

Ogun suspends lockdown, to reopen worship centres next week

Ogun suspends lockdown, to reopen worship centres next week Ogun state governor Dapo Abiodun has finally suspended the lockdown in the state, adding that the government is considering reopening worship centres. The governor who disclosed this while addressing journalists at his office in Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta, Thursday said the lockdown would only be lifted during working days...

Kogi Rejects Two COVID-19 Cases Announced By NCDC

Kogi Rejects Two COVID-19 Cases Announced By NCDC The Kogi state government has rejected the two COVID-19 positive cases announced by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control. In its daily report of new cases on Wednesday, the NCDC said Kogi had recorded its first two cases. Only Kogi state and Cross River were previously the only states...

Hon Lawani Damian Commissioner for Youth and Special Duty Supports Farmers

Hon Lawani Damian Commissioner for Youth and Special Duty Supports Farmers In the second phase of the farmers support programme initiated to boost food production in the post COVID-19 era, Hon Lawani Damian last weekend distributed fertilizers, chemicals and other farming tools to farmers across his immediate constituency. Over fifty 50 cooperative farmers from Etsako...

First Radio Station in Esanland to commence broadcast soonest

First Radio Station in Esanland to commence broadcast soonest By Osajele Godsent Jomo The first indigenous radio station to be situated in Esanland and broadcast live in Esan Language is set to commence operation soonest, the promoter has said. According to the Founder and convener of the Creative Esan Youths Foundation, (the owner of Radio Esan),...