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“Nigeria separating is not acceptable to us” – Tinubu

Former Governor of Lagos state, Bola Tinubu has told those clamouring for secession to jettison the idea as Nigeria is better together. Speaking at the Special Ramadan Prayer, “Tafsir” Lecture, held at the Lagos House, Marina, on Sunday May 2, Tinubu said Nigeria seperating is not acceptable as disintegration could push the country into becoming another Iraq or Sudan. He said; “For clamouring for war, God will not allow Nigeria to experience it. If we say Nigeria should separate, people should remember what war caused in Sudan and Iraq. Such…

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“Governors Are Being Attacked On The Road Like Other Citizens” -Gov Wike Laments About Insecurity

Governor Nyesom Wike Governor Nyesom Wike has lamented about the rising insecurity in the nation. The Rivers state Governor who was paid a thank-you- visit by the Supreme Council of Traditional Rulers of Ogoni nationality at Government House, Port Harcourt on Thursday April 28, said the country is currently on life support. Wike noted that no one is safe in the country as Governors are also being attacked like other citizens. He Said; “You know how the country is today. Nobody can say that he or she is safe now.…

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Yobe Governor Pays 24 Gold Coins As Dowry to Marry Abacha’s Daughter (Photo)

Buni and Gumsu The governor of Yobe State, Mai Mala Buni has paid 24 gold coins to marry Gumsu Sani Abacha, the daughter of a former Nigerian military ruler. According to Daily Nigerian, Mai Mala Buni tied the knot with Gumsu Sani Abacha, a daughter of former Nigeria’s Head of State on Wednesday. Mr Buni is also the chairman, caretaker committee of the All Progressives Congress, APC. The prices of gold coins vary, with American Buffalo costing $2,055.13; American Gold Eagle $2,060.13; Canadian Maple Leaf $2030.13; Australian Kangaroo $2015.13; and…

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Buhari Meets Ortom at Presidential Villa After Gunmen Tried to Kill Him

Governor Ortom and President Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari has met the Governor of Benue state, Samuel Ortom on Tuesday. This is coming few days after gunmen tried to assassinate the governor. Although the agenda of the meeting was not disclosed, it gathered that the visit might not be unconnected with the recent attack on the governor. Recall that Mr Ortom had accused the Fulani herders of plotting to kill him during an attack on him while on a visit to his farm on Saturday. Details later…

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FG Takes Over Ohakim’s Prosecution For Allegedly Harassing Mistress

Ikedi Ohakim The criminal charges filed by Chinyere Amuchienwa, the mistress of a a former governor of Imo State, Ikedi Ohakim  has been taken over by the Federal Government. Already, the office of the Attorney General of the Federation had on Thursday told a Federal High Court in Abuja that it had taken over the case from the Inspector-General of Police to ensure diligent prosecution. The court had earlier slated Thursday for the former governor to be arraigned, but when the matter was called, a counsel from the office of…

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Katsina Governor explains why kidnappers prefer Nigeria to Mali

Katsina state Governor, Aminu Masari, has explained why kidnappers prefer carrying out their activities in Nigeria and not in Mali and other countries in the Sahelian region. During an interview on Channels Television, the Chairman of the North-West Governors’ Forum stressed that Nigeria is economically attractive to kidnappers in the Sahel region of Africa. Masari also stated that these kidnappers have been targeting people in Nigeria because of the country’s resources. He said; “Look at 2015 for instance, you cannot go to the church, you cannot go to the mosque.…

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Sanwo-Olu approves January 18th school resumption date

Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu has approved January 18th as the resumption date for private and public schools in the state. The decision was reached after “due consultations” with stakeholders, including Governors, Commissioners of Education, Proprietors and heads of institutions, staff unions and students. Director General, Office of the Education Quality Assurance, OEQA, of the state Ministry of Education, Mrs Abiola Seriki-Ayeni, in a statement on Friday, Jan 15, said the Commissioner for Education, Mrs Folasade Adefisayo urged all school managers to enforce strict compliance with all subsisting protocols…

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Governor Diri removes BBNaija’s Nengi as Face of Bayelsa Girl Child

Governor Duoye Diri of Bayelsa state has removed BBNaija star, Nengi Rebecca Hampson as the face of Bayelsa Girl Child. The reality show star was replaced with Ebizi Blessing Eradiri, a First Class graduate of Law at the Niger Delta University (NDU), a feat she repeated at the Nigerian Law School. Although the Governor did not disclose the reason for the change, there are speculations that it is connected to the heavy criticism he received for appointing a former BBNaija housemate for the position Many Nigerians had called for Eradiri,…

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Supreme Court Set To Remove Governor Hope Uzodinma.

Supreme Court Set To Remove Governor Hope Uzodinma. The Supreme Court will today, Monday, January 11, 2021 rule on the removal of Senator Hope Uzodinma as Imo governor. Gistlover understands that the suit was instituted by Philip Umeadi (SAN), against Uzodinma. Umeadi is seeking the Supreme Court to interpret its earlier judgment, concerning the Imo State governorship election, which the apex court pronounced Uche Nwosu as the rightful candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC), among others. The Supreme Court is now set to hear the long-awaited case for the…

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See the Expensive Car Governor Ayade Gave His Special Assistant As Christmas Gift (Photos)

Ekeng shows off his new car Andrea Ekeng Inyang, the Special Assistant on Strategic Communication to the Governor of Cross River is the owner of an expansive new car. This comes after Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade surprised him by presenting him the car as Christmas gift. Mr. Inyang shared photos of his new car Facebook on December 25, as he thanked the Governor for his generosity. Sharing himself posing inside the car, the personal assistant wrote: “Governor Ayade making my Christmas very soft as he delivers a brand…

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Dino Melaye reacts to Gov Yahaya Bello’s public condemnation of thuggery

Former Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye, has slammed Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State for speaking against thuggery in Nigeria. Yahaya Bello had earlier today blamed politicians for the spate of insecurity in the country, as cases of bandits attack and kidnappings go on a rise nationwide. Bello while speaking on Channels Television breakfast programme, Sunrise Daily said the country would be safer when politicians stop using thugs and criminals during elections. He said; “When politicians stop the use of thugs, touts, or some group of criminal that is…

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Governor Gboyega Oyetola bans New Year rallies, youth carnivals over COVID-19

Governor Gboyega Oyetola of Osun State has banned youth carnivals as well as New Year rallies in the state as part of measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 especially during the festive period. The governor also directed departmental stores, supermarkets, social clubs, hotels, event centres and allied centres in the state to henceforth operate at half capacities. A statement issued by the Secretary to the State Government Wole Oyebamiji on Tuesday said the decision was taken at the state executive council meeting. Mr Oyebamiji said that the council expressed…

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BREAKING: Boko Haram strike Governor Zulum’s village 24 hours after mass abduction

Feared Boko Haram extremists have attacked the town of the Borno state GOVERNOR, Babagana Zulum, leaving on a looting spree as well as the destruction of lives and properties. The fear mongers were said to have attacked the governor’s town, Ajiri in Mafa Local Government Area of the state on Saturday night and Vanguard reports that the military is on ground drawing in the psychological oppressors with airstrikes with occupants rushing for security. Ajiri, which is accounted for to be under 50km drive from Maiduguri the state capital, had been…

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COVID-19: Sanwo-Olu Is Responding To Treatment – Commissioner For Health, Akin Abayomi Reveals

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu Professor Akin Abayomi, the Lagos state Commissioner for Health has revealed how Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu is faring after he tested positive for the ravaging coronavirus pandemic. Abayomi in tweets shared on his official Twitter account, said the Lagos state Governor is responding well to home-based care and treatment for COVID-19. He added that Sanwo-Olu is in high spirit and very appreciative of the prayers and well wishes he has received from the people of the state and the country in general. His Tweet Read; “The #COVID19Lagos incident…

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