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POLITICS

TRENDING NOW: Another Protest Begins In Imo State, Aliko Dangote Empowers Women With N4.2bn

Another Protest Begins In Imo State Photo Credit: Daily Post Nigeria The Association of Imo Sweepers (AIS) led by one Mrs Treasure, has protested six months unpaid salary. The sweepers comprising widows from the 27 LGAs of Imo State, on Wednesday, stormed the Government House, demanding their salaries arrears.

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TRENDING NOW: Another Protest Begins In Imo State, Aliko Dangote Empowers Women With N4.2bn

JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: Another Protest Begins In Imo, Suspected Herdsmen kill Graduate In Edo

(Photo Credit: Google). Another Protest Begins In Imo The Association of Imo Sweepers (AIS) led by one Mrs Treasure, has protested six months unpaid salary. The sweepers comprising widows from the 27 LGAs of Imo State, on Wednesday, stormed the Government House, demanding their salaries arrears.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Another Protest Begins In Imo, Suspected Herdsmen kill Graduate In Edo

POLITICS

Opinion: Party Congress: How Lagos APC Chieftains Are Confronting Tinubu In Lagos Politics

The APC ward Congresses conducted on July 31, 2021 in Lagos have marked the beginning of a new dawn in Lagos APC. Before the Congresses, there were various arguments as to whether the Congress would hold in the 245 wards under 20 Local Government Areas or 377 wards under the 57 Local Government Areas and Local Council Development Areas of Lagos State.

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Opinion: Party Congress: How Lagos APC Chieftains Are Confronting Tinubu In Lagos Politics

JUSTICE

Some Salient Questions Over The Ownership Of Ajaokuta Land.

In the heat of the claims and counter claims emanating from the controversial judgement made at the Federal High Court Lokoja, on the cedings of three L.G.As to Igala Kingdom, my initial inclination to the perturbing issue was to take my time to source more than enough authentic information to anchor my views before the teeming readers but I realized that if I have to do that, I may end up writing an encyclopedia which may not be ready for public consumption before the final court judgment on the case.

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Some Salient Questions Over The Ownership Of Ajaokuta Land.

POLITICS

Opinion: Lagos LGAs Election Should Be Used To Test The Validity Of Electronic Transmission Of Result

Many Nigerians have argued that the transmission of election results in Nigeria should be electronic and not manual the way it has been done before. The Senate and the House of Representatives have voted on the matter and a mandate has been given to NCC to determine if the electronic transmission of election results is possible all over Nigeria.

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Opinion: Lagos LGAs Election Should Be Used To Test The Validity Of Electronic Transmission Of Result

POLITICS

6.5 Million People To Vote In Lagos Local Government Election

A total registered number six million five hundred and seventy thousand, two hundred and ninety-one (6,570,291) Lagosians across the 13,323 polling units spread across the 20 LGAs and the 37 Local Council Development Areas will on Saturday, July 24, 2021 vote to elect Local Government Chairmen and ward councillors.

  1 year ago ago
6.5 Million People To Vote In Lagos Local Government Election

POLITICS

Anambra Election: Court Reinstates Sacked Chairman, Nullifies PDP’s Super Delegate List.

The faction of Chief Ndubuisi Nwobu has obtained an order of the FCT high court Abuja which nullified the list of the Super delegates released by the NWC of PDP. The order was gotten late last night June 25, 2021 in a suit filed by one Akaeze Ugochukwu Vincent, who claims to be the Youth Leader of PDP elected at the December 4 state congress.

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Anambra Election: Court Reinstates Sacked Chairman, Nullifies PDP’s Super Delegate List.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Ward councilors in Cross River Decry Poor financial treatment by Govt, backlog of Loans.

Ward Councillors in Cross River State, have decried their poor financial state and treatment by the state government and all parties involved. The councilors after their meeting held in Calabar, Cross River State Capital on Friday 10, 2021, urged the state governor to direct the local government council chairmen, to include the councilors in the capital project money released by the Government to help improve their financial situation.

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Ward councilors in Cross River Decry Poor financial treatment by Govt, backlog of Loans.

POLITICS

"Soludo will win in all the 21 LGAs in November"-Obiano

The Anambra State Governor, His Excellency Willie Obiano has assured Professor Charles Soludo of maximum victory during the forthcoming November election in Anambra State. According to the report by Anambra Broadcasting Service (ABS), the Governor made this statement in a congratulatory message sent to the APGA members for a successful rally.

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ECONOMY-FINANCE

How The Buhari Administration Rescued 5 LGAs Without Electricity For 12 Years In Ondo State

No Nigerian can dispute the fact that the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari has done a lot in the provision of infrastructure facilities. The electricity revolution in Nigeria is gaining momentum daily in Nigeria by the Buhari administration. The administration is constructing electricity-generating dams, generating stations, and solar plants across Nigeria.

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How The Buhari Administration Rescued 5 LGAs Without Electricity For 12 Years In Ondo State

SOCIETY

Plateau set to disburse N7billion Covid-19 fund to 40,000 people in 17 LGAs

Plateau State on Wednesday began training desk officers for the disbursement of a $20million (₦7.610billion) Covid-19 support fund to local businesses.Five Officials from each of the State’s 17 Local Government Areas are being trained for three days along with staff of the State’s microfinance agency to verify businesses applying for the “Covid-19 Action Recovery and Economic Stimulus (CARES) fund, their financial and credit records as well as their performance before and after Covid-19.

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Plateau set to disburse N7billion Covid-19 fund to 40,000 people in 17 LGAs

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Why The Collection Of VAT Should Not Be Handled By The States

People who have an integral understanding of how Value Added Tax works in Nigeria and the current sharing formula know that the Federal government gets only 15% of the entire VAT in a month. State government gets 50%, while LGAs get 35% of the entire amount of VAT generated in a month.

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Why The Collection Of VAT Should Not Be Handled By The States

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Godwin Obaseki Empowers Small And Large scale holders Of Oil Palm plantation

While delivering a notable address on the 5th of August, 2021 at the National Initiative for sustainable and climate-smart oil palm smallholders (NI-SCOPS) Round-table, Governor Godwin Obaseki disclosed that his administration has allocated over 57,000 hectares of land to smallholders and large oil palm plantation investors in four Local Government Areas (LGAs) of the State, under the Edo State Oil Palm Programme (ESOPP).

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Godwin Obaseki Empowers Small And Large scale holders Of Oil Palm plantation

SOCIETY

Feed the Widows Exercise By Ayade Records Huge Success Across The 18 LGAs of Cross River

The Commissioner for Humanity and Social Welfare Services, Hon. Blessing Egbara, has reassured that the overall welfare of the vulnerable citizens of Cross River State will always be given a top priority by the state Governor, Senator Professor Ben Ayade. Hon. Egbara gave the assurance recently while carrying out the just concluded operation Feed the Widows exercise in Obudu, Yala, Biase, Ogoja, Ikom, Odukpani, Obubra and other LGAs in the state in which hundreds of Widows assisted with cartons of food stuff and other items.

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Feed the Widows Exercise By Ayade Records Huge Success Across The 18 LGAs of Cross River

SOCIETY

Anyone Rushing to Bail Suspects Linked to Plateau Killings will be Arrested- Governor Lalong.

Governor of Plateau state, Simon Lalong has announced that anyone rushing to bail suspects linked to Plateau killings will be arrested. Lalong made this announcement at an emergency meeting on peace and security, centered on the killing of 14 worshippers returning from Islamic event in Bauchi and other attacks in Bassa, Jos South, Barking Ladi and Reyom Local Government Areas.

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Anyone Rushing to Bail Suspects Linked to Plateau Killings will be Arrested- Governor Lalong.

ENVIRONMENT

Banditry: FG Approves Shutdown Of 14 Local Governments In Sokoto

Photo Credit: Linda Ikeji blogs Telecommunication services have been shut down in 14 out of the 23 local government areas of Sokoto state. Governor Aminu Tambuwal made the announcement yesterday during an interview with Voice of America (VOA) Hausa Service. He said it is part of the effort to check banditry in the state.

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Banditry: FG Approves Shutdown Of 14 Local Governments In Sokoto

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Phone Network Shut Down In 13 Katsina LGAs

At least 13 government Areas are suffering from the event which can not be unconnected with the continued security operations against bandits within the North West. The affected LGAs are Sabuwa, Faskari, Dandume, Batsari, Danmusa, Kankara, Jibia, Safana, Dutsin-Ma and Kurfi that are on the fringes of the Ruggu forest where most of the bandits are hiding.

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Phone Network Shut Down In 13 Katsina LGAs

POLITICS

El-Rufai promises to canvass support for E-transmission of election results by INEC

Nasiru El-Rufai, the governor of Kaduna State while speaking to Channels Television refuted the claim that the APC has taken the official stance of rejecting the INEC proposed electronic transmission of election results. His comments came on the heels of fielding questions from the media over the successful use of e-voting in the September 4 local government election in Kaduna State.

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El-Rufai promises to canvass support for E-transmission of election results by INEC

MILITARY

Bauchi Government: Boko Haram attacks telecommunication mast.

Alarm has been raised by the government of bauchi state over the raid of Boko Haram in the four local government areas of bauchi causing the vandalism of a telecommunication mast in Gamawa.The flow in of people from Geidam community recently attacked by Boko Haram made the four LGAs exposed to terrorists.

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Bauchi Government: Boko Haram attacks telecommunication mast.

POLITICS

LG Election: Voters with Temporary Cards can vote – LASIEC

Voters with temporary voter cards are eligible to vote in Saturday's local government election, according to the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission. It was announced at a news conference on Friday at its headquarters in Yaba, Lagos, by Voters with Permanent Voter Cards and temporary voter's card will be able to vote across the state the LASIEC Chairman said

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LG Election: Voters with Temporary Cards can vote – LASIEC