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Restructuring: Prof. Attahiru Jega Seeks Scrapping Of 24 States

Prof. Attahiru Jega, former chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has called for the compression of the number of states in the country from 36 to 12 to fast track the development of the country. Yesterday at the inaugural caucus conference of the Rescue Nigeria Project, in Abuja, Jega said the agitation for restructuring as a result of marginalisation and inequities in the management of the political affairs of the country as well as bad governance driven by incompetent, inept, inefficient and self-serving leadership among others.

  10 months ago ago
Restructuring: Prof. Attahiru Jega Seeks Scrapping Of 24 States

MILITARY

Late Gen. Attahiru Favoured Igbos. He Took Our Son From No.15 To No.2 In The Army - Dave Umahi

Some people in the South East have the perception that late Chief of Army Staff, General Ibrahim Attahiru was against the Igbos during his time as the Army Chief. I personally noticed it after the news broke that he died in the military plane crash that happened in Kaduna State.

  1 year ago ago
Late Gen. Attahiru Favoured Igbos. He Took Our Son From No.15 To No.2 In The Army - Dave Umahi

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Attahiru's "Plane Crash" Report To Be Revealed By AIB, Sani Speaks About Onochie

Attahiru's "Plane Crash" Report To Be Revealed By AIB. Recently, AIB (Accident Investigation Bureau) announced that a preliminary report on the aircraft crash that killed General Ibrahim Attahiru and 10 other people will be out after one week. (Photo Credit: Daily Post Nigeria).

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Attahiru's

MILITARY

Attahiru's Death: Three Major Things Nigerians Will Not Forget About Him As New COAS Resumes Duty

Nigerians will never forget the late Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Brig. Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru who lost his life in a fatal plane crash that took place the penultimate Friday. The sad incident cost the lives of Attahiru and 10 other top military officials who embarked on that journey to Kaduna State with him.

  1 year ago ago
Attahiru's Death: Three Major Things Nigerians Will Not Forget About Him As New COAS Resumes Duty

MILITARY

Meet Nigeria's Oldest Living Chief Of Army Staff, Who Took Office When He Was 32 Years Old (Photos)

Nigeria have lost so many dignitaries in the past and in recent times, but the death of the former Chief of Army Staff, General Attahiru, alongside other officers precisely on the 21st of May 2021, was indeed a tragic moment for Nigerians. According to reports from the Nigerian Army's Headquarter, the accident happened as a result of bad weather.

  1 year ago ago
Meet Nigeria's Oldest Living Chief Of Army Staff, Who Took Office When He Was 32 Years Old (Photos)

EDUCATION

Today's Headlines: NECO Registrar Died Of Illness - Police, Senate Urges FG To Immortalise Attahiru

Senate confirms Ilaro poly upgrade to varsity Photo credit: Daily Times On Tuesday, the Senate approved the Federal Polytechnic in Ilaro, Ogun State, being upgraded to a university of technology. The development came after the third reading of a measure to establish the Federal University of Technology, Ilaro, and to Provide for Other Matters Connected Therewith.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: NECO Registrar Died Of Illness - Police, Senate Urges FG To Immortalise Attahiru

POLITICS

Presidential Aspirant, GYB visits The Family of Late Attahiru

As the occasion of the 8 day fidau prayers for Late General Ibrahim Attahiru has been observed, the Kogi State Governor, His Excellency Yahaya Bello has decided to pay Condolence visit to the family of the deceased. Governor Yahaya Bello who is also aspiring to become the next president of Nigeria comes 2023 decided not be left behind in the visits.

  1 year ago ago
Presidential Aspirant, GYB visits The Family of Late Attahiru

MILITARY

Check Out The First Thing The New Army Chief Did After Resuming Officially Today

On the Thursday, 27th May 2021, President Buhari appointed Major Gen. Farouk Yahaya as new Chief of Army Staff. On Friday, the 28th day of May, the new COAS resumed duty officially. After the preliminary introduction to Senior Officers at the Army headquarters, he observed a one minute silence in honor of the Late Gen. Attahiru and other deceased Officers.

  1 year ago ago
Check Out The First Thing The New Army Chief Did After Resuming Officially Today

MILITARY

Gone But Not Forgotten: Check Out 3 Things Late COAS Ibrahim Attahiru Will Be Remembered For

Lieutenant General Ibrahim Attahiru was the late Nigerian Chief of Army staff who died in the May 2021 NAF air crash near Kaduna international airport. The late Army general was born on 10 August, 1966 in Doka, Kaduna North local government area of Kaduna State. He was a graduate of the Nigerian Defence Academy and Nigerian Army School of Infantry.

  1 year ago ago
Gone But Not Forgotten: Check Out 3 Things Late COAS Ibrahim Attahiru Will Be Remembered For

MILITARY

Maj. Gen. Yahaya(COAS) and Gen. Lucky Irabor(CDS) Set To Meet 29 Generals Over Retirement

Reports have made it clear that some of the army generals, may be denied their duty and position following the appointment of Major General Farouk Yahaya as the new Chief of Army Staff. Gen. Farouk was appointed as the new COAS by president muhammadu Buhari on Thursday, May 27, after the sudden death of Lt. Gen. Attahiru who died in a plane crash.

  1 year ago ago
Maj. Gen. Yahaya(COAS) and Gen. Lucky Irabor(CDS) Set To Meet 29 Generals Over Retirement

POLITICS

5 Reasons Former INEC Chairman, Jega Should Be Elected Nigeria's President In 2023

Prof Jega has track records in both academic and public offices, some Nigerians have been calling on him to contest for President of Nigeria come 2023. although he has not declared the intention to do so on any political platform. However, the University don possesses all the qualities of a good leader, and that puts him in a better position to win the presidential election on any political party he chose to contest.

  1 year ago ago
5 Reasons Former INEC Chairman, Jega Should Be Elected Nigeria's President In 2023

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: We’ve Paid All N-Power Beneficiaries – FG, New COAS Pays Final Respects To Attahiru

We’ve paid all N-Power beneficiaries – FG The Federal Government on Thursday said all outstanding payments of the N-Power beneficiaries have been made. About 14,000 beneficiaries of the Batches A and B who were exited last year were not paid their five months allowances. Photo Credit To Google

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: We’ve Paid All N-Power Beneficiaries – FG, New COAS Pays Final Respects To Attahiru

POLITICS

Jega Tackles National Assembly Over Electoral Amendment Bill

Former Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) chairman Attahiru Jega has expressed concern over the National Assembly's decision to exclude electronic results transmission from the Electoral Amendment Act Bill. He warns that using electronic voting without data transmission will produce no results. The former INEC Chairman made this known during a featured program on Channels Television entitled Sunday Politics.

  1 year ago ago
Jega Tackles National Assembly Over Electoral Amendment Bill

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Farouk Yahaya, pays final respects to Attahiru, FG Set To Pay N5,000 To 1m Workers

New COAS, Farouk Yahaya, pays final respects to Attahiru Photo Credit: Punch The new Chief of Army Staff, Major General Farouk Yahaya, has paid his final respects to his predecessor, the late Lt. General Ibrahim Attahiru. According to the official Twitter account of the Nigerian Army, Farouk did this by signing the condolence register at the HQ Theatre Command of Operation HADIN KAI, Maimalari Cantonment, Maiduguri, Borno State.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Farouk Yahaya, pays final respects to Attahiru, FG Set To Pay N5,000 To 1m Workers

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Bandits Kill 4 In Fresh Attack In Kaduna, Senate Urges FG To Immortalise Attahiru

Bandits Kill Four In Fresh Attack In Kaduna: Photo Credit To Naija News Photo Credit To Google Goska, a community in the Jemaa Local Government Area of Kaduna State has come under attack by heavily armed bandits, Naija News reports. Reports revealed that no fewer than four people have been killed and one person injured during the attack which happened a few moments ago.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Bandits Kill 4 In Fresh Attack In Kaduna, Senate Urges FG To Immortalise Attahiru

MILITARY

Pray for Late Gen Attahiru and The Newly Apoointed COAS, Gen Yahaya- Izala Sect Leader Tells Muslims

The leader of Jumaatul Izalatul Bid'a Wa'ilamatus Sunna in Nigeria, Sheikh Abdullahi Bala Lau has called on Nigerian imams leading Congregational (Jum'uat) prayers across the country to offered a prayer to the soul of late Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Attahiru Ibrahim and other fallen army officers as well newly appointed Chief of Army Staff, Major General Farouk Yahaya.

  1 year ago ago
Pray for Late Gen Attahiru and The Newly Apoointed COAS, Gen Yahaya- Izala Sect Leader Tells Muslims

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Yahaya Pays Last Respect To Attahiru, Ohanaeze Reacts To Appointment Of Yahaya

Yahaya Pays Last Respect To Attahiru. The new Chief of Army Staff, Major General Farouk Yahaya, has paid his last respect to his predecessor, late Lieutenant General Ibrahim Attahiru. Attahiru and other military officers died in an air crash last Friday in Kaduna. They were buried the following day.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Yahaya Pays Last Respect To Attahiru, Ohanaeze Reacts To Appointment Of Yahaya

MILITARY

Nigeria now has a new chief of army staff

Major General Farouk Yahaya has been appointed the Chief of Army Staff in line with the military rule where a General Officer Commanding 1 Division of the Nigerian Army becomes qualified for appointment as COAS.  Major General Farouk Yahaya before his appointment was a GOC and the incumbent Theatre Commander of the Counter Terrorism Counter Insurgency military outfit in the North East code named Operation HADIN KAI.

  1 year ago ago
Nigeria now has a new chief of army staff

POLITICS

Reactions As Joe Igbokwe Uploads 19 Photos Concerning Nigeria On Social Media

The Senior Adviser to Lagos State Governor on Drainage and Water Resources, Joe Igbokwe, has again shown to the world that he is a patriotic Nigerian who believes that the country can be a better place for everyone to strive. Photo Credit: Google In a recent post on his Facebook page, the APC chieftain uploaded 19 pictures about Nigeia with a caption that reads, "for the benefit of doubt this is the look of my DP this morning in case you have forgotten.

  1 year ago ago
Reactions As Joe Igbokwe Uploads 19 Photos Concerning Nigeria On Social Media

MILITARY

AIB Gives Update On Plane Crash That Killed Former Army Chief, Attahiru

The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) revealed that a preliminary report on the crash of a Military aircraft will be released within a week, which resulted in the death of the late Army Chief of Staff Lieutenant General Ibrahim Attahiru and 10 others. Commissioner Akin Olateru made this known during a release of eight flight accident reports by the Bureau in Abuja on Thursday, July 8.

  1 year ago ago
AIB Gives Update On Plane Crash That Killed Former Army Chief, Attahiru