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Simon-Lalong-Plateau

Why I have not appointed commissioners – Plateau Governor

“The governor is waiting for the transition committee report to get the true position of things in the state.”

APC’s Dakogol wins Plateau legislative bye-election

The former lawmaker representing Qua’an Pan North Constituency died.

​Akwa Ibom leaders reject plan to build nuclear plant in the state

Leaders of the state have been persistent in rejecting the federal government proposal.

Nasir El-Rufai

Kaduna 2015 Hajj task force returns N40m

The governor says he would ensure financial discipline in the state.

University of Agric. Umudike gets new VC

The appointment is for a single term of five years.

Lagos govt shuts 13 companies over N33.8 million tax evasion

The tax debt are between one and six years.

​Finally, Akpabio’s ‘world-class’ Akwa Ibom hospital opens 6 months after launch

For now, medical examination is free at the Ibom Specialist Hospital.

Akwa Ibom trains emergency workers for ambulance services

The government is to spend N500 million on the project.

Police to deploy 9,000 personnel for Bayelsa poll

The force headquarters will decide the final number.

Murtala Muhammed’s uncle, Magajin Garin Kano, dies at 98

Mr.Wada was a member of the House of Representatives during the First Republic.

The Lagos State University (LASU)

LASU Governing Council orders re-issuance of ASUU chairman’s PhD certificate

The ASUU Lagos Zone accused LASU management of using the withdrawn certificates to witch-hunt some of its members.

Tougher times await Nigerians in 2016 — Fayose

“Except by God’s intervention, Nigerians should brace up for more challenges next year.”

Seriake Dickson, Bayelsa State Governor

Bayelsa Election: We didn’t endorse Seriake Dickson – MEND

The group accused Mr. Dickson of paying a group of thugs to use the name of MEND to endorse his ambition

Governor Ibikunle Amosun

Ogun governor presents N200bn budget

The governor rejects calls by state governors’ minimum wage.

El-Rufai donates 107 patrol vans to security agencies

Mr. El-Rufai requests additional 7,000 policemen to be deployed to the state

Police Officers

Shock as businessman slaughters self in Kano

The police say they have since commenced investigation into the matter.

​D​PR ​s​eals 8 ​f​illing ​s​tations in Adamawa, Taraba

The stations were sealed for misconduct.

Tor Tiv dies at 71

Details of the burial will be announced later.

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje; Photo: DailyPost

Kano Governor, Ganduje, presents N275bn budget

Kano will spend N64.39bn on infrastructure, N23.65bn on education and N13.3bn on water supply

High court

High court stops Eze Ndigbo installation process in Benin

The case was adjourned till December 22.

Obasanjo dedicates honourary doctorate to past colleagues

The former president also thanked the Senate and Governing Council of the University for the award.

Aminu Tambuwal, Sokoto State Governor

Sokoto recruits SURE-P nurses, midwives

The nurses and midwives formed the backbone of SURE-P’s maternal health project.

Calabar-Itu road Photo Credit: thenationonlineng.net

Bad road causes death of 36 members of Nigerian transport union in 3 months – Official

“The association took the decision to fill the potholes to save the lives of our members and also protect our vehicles.”

Boko Haram: Borno to evacuate 5,000 IDPS from Adamawa camp

“We have put in place things that will make you live comfortably again in your homes and villages.”

El-Rufai to shame Kaduna elites who build on school land

“Government hopes that our elite would subscribe to a consensus that preserves and respects the integrity of social asset.”