Akwa Ibom: Court strikes out suits seeking to stop speaker from declaring members’ seat vacant
Two lawmakers defected from the PDP to the APC.
Billboard Controversy: Buhari didn’t summon me to Abuja – Governor Emmanuel
PDP and APC have clashed over the siting of a billboard.
Ambrose Alli University gets new governing council
The new council, announced on Wednesday, is to be chaired by Lawson Omokhodion.
Bayelsa-born lecturer wins international championship on chemical sciences
The don receives commendation from the state government.
Delta govt. approves 33 per cent increase on pension
The beneficiaries are those who retired before May 2000.
2019: More trouble for APC as court restrains party from fielding candidates in Delta
Two factions are fighting for control of the party in the state.
Akwa Ibom commissioner arrested over Buhari, Atiku billboards
APC says there was an attempt to mount Atiku Abubakar’s billboard at a spot President Buhari’s own was rejected.
Okowa presents N367billion budget proposal for 2019 fiscal year
Governor Okowa says the budget, christened “Budget of sustainable growth”, will enable his administration consolidate on its successes and achievements.
Edo Police parade 58 suspected cultists, 14 others
The police commissioner asks the citizens to be vigilant at all times and to report any suspicious activity.
Gov Obaseki approves new governing council for Ambrose Alli University
The council is to be inaugurated at a later date.
Bayelsa Govt posts N4bn as balance of funds for September
The government declares N1 billion internal revenue for August.
NUJ condemns police’s arrest of newspaper publisher in Akwa Ibom
The publisher has since been released on bail.
2019 Election: PDP panicking over imminent defeat In Akwa Ibom – APC
It rejects accusation it plans to trigger crisis in the PDP-controlled state at next year’s election
Media, vital to ensuring credible elections – Gov. Okowa
The governor challenges journalists to pressure politicians to promote free, fair and credible polls.
30 petrol stations sealed in Benin for ‘cheating customers’
The filling stations would be opened after investigation on why they tightened their flowing meter pumps.
Flood destroys 280 hectares of rice farms in Edo – RIFAN Chairman
The flooding would negatively affect government’s drive at sufficiency in rice production in the country.
2019: Akwa Ibom APC governorship candidate picks running mate
The 2019 governorship election in Akwa Ibom is expected to be a two-horse race between Mr Ekere and the incumbent governor, Udom Emmanuel.
Asaba Airport fully back, targets international flights soon – Official
The airport authority is discussing the possibilities of connecting from Asaba to Port Harcourt, Calabar, Uyo and others.