Seven APC governors, others fault Buhari’s handling of security, restructuring: Seven All Progressives Congress governors were among the 17 southern governors who on Tuesday faulted President Muhammadu Buhari’s handling of the security situation in the country.The governors, 15 of whom were personally in attendance and others represented by their deputies, met in Asaba, the Delta State capital to discuss the state of the nation.
Fayemi Pardons 12 Prisoners.Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi on Tuesday granted clemency to 12 inmates of the Nigerian Correctional Service, Ado Ekiti Custodian Centre.The Ekiti Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Olawale Fapohunda, said the inmates who were pardoned by the governor were serving various terms for offences such as stealing and housebreaking.
Fayemi Fires Tinubu’s SWAGA Campaign Group.Governor Kayode Fayemi has replied to the former Minister of Works, Dayo Adeyeye, over his recent comments regarding development in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).In a statement, Mr Fayemi referred to the South West Agenda, a pressure group led by Mr Adeyeye, as a “misnomer” not consonant with the party structure.
It is a common knowledge that Bola Ahmed Tinubu, who is a former governor of Lagos State and a key leader of the All Progresives Congress (APC), will slug it out with other politicians to clinch the ticket of the party for the 2023 presidential poll.
Earlier today, the 17 governors from the southern part of the country arrived Asaba, the Delta state capital for the meeting of the Southern Niegian governors forum.The Southern Nigeria Governors Forum is the combined association for all the governors in the South-West, South-South, and South-East geo-political zones of Nigeria The aim of the meeting was to discuss the rising insecurity in the region and to find a way out.
The incumbent governor of Ekiti State Kayode Fayemi has grown to become a force to be reckoned with in the political circuit of the country.The former minister has garnered much experience that is enough to catapult him to the highest seat in the land as it has been insinuated by some political observers.
Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State on Tuesday granted clemency to twelve prisoners of the Nigerian Correctional Service, Ado Ekiti Custodian Center.According to the Ekiti Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Olawale Fapohunda, the inmates who were granted freedom by the Governor were serving various terms for criminal offences such as stealing and housebreaking.
Recall that few days ago, a popular Nigerian politician identified as Fayemi made a statement in which he urged Nigerian youths to reconsider their relocation plans to foreign countries and stay in Nigeria in order to make Nigeria a better place.A Nigerian lady identified as Adetutu Balogun on twitter took to her official twitter account to share a post in which she questioned Fayemi about the whereabouts of his son after he urged Nigerian youths to reconsider their relocation plans and stay in Nigeria in order to make Nigeria a better place.
It appears that the notion that the boss must be older than the subordinate doesn't stand when it comes to Nigerian politics.Often the state governors are far younger than their deputies whereas it should be the other way round.Governors, who control, are to be older.
NYCN Sends Message To Nigerian Youths The National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) has asked Niger Delta youths to resist any attempt to disrupt peace in the region.In a statement on Monday, Solomon Adodo, president of NYCN, alleged that some politicians who are against the reforms going on in the NDDC, are trying to derail the peace and development in the region.
Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi May not be given the Presidential ticket to Contest the 2023 Presidential Polls under the Platform of the All Progressives Congress APC due to the way and manner, he criticises the Party.Recalled that Kayode Fayemi is contesting the 2023 Presidential Polls.
It is no more news that Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu is contesting the 2023 Presidential Polls under the Platform of the All Progressives Congress APC.Tinubu was the former Governor of Lagos State and the national leader of the Party, All Progressives Congress APC.Tinubu has done well to bring President Muhammadu Buhari to the Limelight Politics in Southwest and Nigeria at large.
The political terrain of the country is presently buzzing just as politicians from different political parties are making diverse statements and comments as different events are unfolding.It is not a gainsaying that insecurity among other social vices are threatening the political and social life in the country.Nevertheless, it is expected of leaders in different fields of life especially politicians not to be fueling the tensed atmosphere politically.
A Yoruba group in Ekiti has called on the Nigerian Army, the Federal Government, the Police and all other security agencies to take urgent steps to stop the Yoruba independence agitators and freedom fighters.The Yoruba group whose name is Yoruba Appraisal Forum (YAF), made the call during the protest they staged at Ado-Ekiti.
Fayemi Trashes Tinubu's SWAGA Campaign Group Governor Kayode Fayemi has replied to the former Minister of Works, Dayo Adeyeye, over his recent comments regarding development in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).In a statement, Mr Fayemi referred to the South West Agenda, a pressure group led by Mr Adeyeye, as a “misnomer” not consonant with the party structure.
Today's Headlines: Attacks On Pantami Targeted At Buhari– JIBWIS says, Not time to play to gallery– APC says
1) Attacks On Pantami Targeted At Buhari – JIBWIS Jama’atu Izalatil Bid’ah Wa’ikamatis Sunnah (JIBWIS) in Bauchi State has said that the allegation levelled against the Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Pantami, is targeted at the President, Muhammadu Buhari.
The Governors of the 17 states of the Southern part of Nigeria are currently meeting in Delta State.Among Some of the governors present at the meeting include Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos of Lagos State, Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State and Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State.
Owing to the recent state of the nation, it is almost becoming a norm for many Nigerians to voice their frustrations on political office holders through the different social media platforms.Personal assistants, ministers, lawmakers and governors have suffered at the hands of these new trend and the governor of Ekiti state, Fayemi has asked Nigerians to focus more on what is happening in the civil service and not on politicians.
Today's Headlines: Focus on Civil Servants not on politicians, Niger State Government relocates IDPs
Focus on Civil Servants, not on politicians — Fayemi tells Nigerians …Warns Youths to stop attacking government officials on Twitter The Ekiti State Governor and Chairman of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum, Kayode Fayemi, has urged Nigerians to focus more on what is happening in the civil service and not on politicians particularly those at the federal level.
Today's Headlines: Many Killed In Benue, Abia, Ibom boundary Clashes; Buhari Condemns Benue Killings
Buhari’s Aide Roasts Gov Fayemi For Sacking APC Chairman : The Special Adviser on Political Matters to President Muhammadu Buhari, Senator Babafemi Ojudu, has slammed Governor Kayode Fayemi over the removal of his Ado Ward 8 Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Clement Afolabi.