A 'state of emergency' is usually declared in states that are facing serious security challenges. Illustrative photo. In this article, we'll be looking at five states in Nigeria where a state of emergency has been declared since 1999. Plateau State On 18th May 2004, former President Olusegun Obasanjo declared a state of emergency in Plateau State.
As the 2023 General Elections gathers momentum, it's no longer a news that the 2023 Vice-presidential Candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) may likely emerge from the Northern Region. Below are the Names of Three Top Governors the APC may consider for the Position.
3 Longest Serving Female House of Representatives Members Who Have Been Winning Elections Since 2007
Despite the outcry against Female marginalization in Nigerian Politcs, There are notable politicians making giant strides and outstanding achievements in their political Career. Below is a List of Three Female Lawmakers in the House of Representatives who have been winning Elections since 2007. They include Photo Credit: Facebook
As the 2023 General Elections gathers momentum, There are indications that the APC Vice-presidential Candidate May emerge from the Northern Region. One of the Top Politicians to watch out is Simon Lalong, the Incumbent Governor of Plateau State. Below is the Two Reasons why the ruling APC may consider Lalong for the Top Position.
Just like any other government, the Lalong led administration in Plateau State has so far had its challenges. However, there are many areas the governor needs to be celebrated. Photo credit: Google Images As we all know, the Lalong administration came under the umbrella of the All Progressive Congress (APC) with the mantra of change.
The level of insecurity in Northern Nigeria is very high, so many lives and properties have been lost. However, President Buhari's regime is not the first to tackle insecurity in Northern Nigeria. We'll be looking at how President Obasanjo and Goodluck Jonathan tackled insecurity in Northern Nigeria, and what President Buhari's government can adopt.
As polls closed at exactly 4pm on the 9th October 2021 at various polling stations in Jos the Plateau state capital, many analysts, and observers were busy debating one particular issue, the low turnout of voters. The impact of government needs to be felt by everyone, from the bustling cities down to the rural villages.
Owning to the released result of the Plateau State Local Government elections, held on Saturday, 9th October 2021. We shall be looking at two things the result revealed about the Plateau people. According to a report, the chairman of the Plateau State Independent Electoral Commission (PLASIEC), Fabian Ntung, announced the result of the election as he declared that the APC won the chairmanship positions of all the 17 local government areas of the state, and the 325 councillorship positions.
The Plateau State local government election may have come and gone but the political parties in the state are still divided over the conduction of the council poll. Photo credit: Sahara Reporters The election was a total victory for the ruling All Progressives Congress in the state that recorded hundred percent victory in the council poll.
2033: According To Tapgun, PDP May Loss Plateau State Governorship Race Except They Do These 1 Thing
Mr Fidelis Tapgun, a Former Governor of Plateau State, has warned against a costly mistake of an alleged plan by the People Democratic Party (PDP) not to zone its 2023 governorship to the Central Senatorial District of the State (Plateau State), urging them to desist from the plan because it could cost them their victory.
A party leadership tussle has ensued between two factions of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Plateau state. Recall that the immediate past Secretary to the Plateau State Government and one-time member of the State House of Assembly, Rufus Bature, was on Saturday named as the new state party chairman elected via consensus.
Following the Plateau State forthcoming local government elections, the Governor of the state, Rt. Hon. Simon Bako Lalong has addressed the citizens of the state. Source: Facebook The election, which is slated for Saturday, 9th October 2021, has all hands on deck, as the people look forward to a free, fair and credible election.
Governor Simon Lalong has pledged to improve the University of Jos (UNIJOS) security and also to make transportation available for staff and students. He disclosed this during the visit of the institution's Pro-chancellor, Attahiru Jega, to the Government House in Jos. Continuous support to ensure peace stability and security within and outside the university community, said Jega.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has won all the 17 chairmanship seats and the 325 councilors positions in the just concluded Local Government elections in Plateau state. According to the Chairman of Plateau State Independent Electoral Commission (PLASIEC), Fabian Ntung, all the candidates under the APC have been declared winners.
Good News For UNIJOS Students As Simon Lalong Assures Persistent Security & Others Within The School
According to reports from "PUNCH" the Governor of Plateau State, Simon Lalong, received, Prof. Jega, the Pro-chancellor of UNIJOS at the State's Government House today. During the visit, Prof. Jega hinted that the university is lacking so many things. He, however, noted that the students need improved security to flourish in their academic activities, adding that the school needs persistent support and developments to secure unity, stability among others within the school premises.
According to "RIPPLES NIGERIA", Mr. Okoi Obono- Obla, a former presidential aide was arraigned by the Independent Corrupt Practices, Other Related Offences(ICPC) over allegations of certificate forgery. It was gathered by the Ripples Nigeria", that he was charged with two offences before Justice C.L Dabup, of the Jos Judicial Division of the High Court of Plateau State.
The All Progressives Congress in Plateau State have gotten new state executives over the weekend at a State Congress in Jos where members of the State Executive Committee were also elected. Hon. Rufus Bature, the immediate past Secretary to the Government of Plateau State and one-time member of the State House of Assembly emerged as Chairman-elect after a consensus arrangement was reached also producing other executives to pilot the affairs of the ruling party in the state.
The All Progressive Congress(APC), has recorded an outstanding victory, following their winning of all the 17 Chairmanship seats in Saturday's local council election, in Plateau State. According to a statement disclosed by Mr Fabian Ntung, the Chairman of Plateau Independent Electoral Commission (PLASIEC), "he said that the APC won the entire 325 Councillorship seated in the 17 local council areas of the State."
Operation Safe Haven, the Special Task Force in Plateau State that is maintaining peace has warned those fueling crises in the state to stop or face the consequences. Photo Credit: Goggle Maj.-Gen. Ibrahim Ali, the commander of the task force, who spoke while receiving the reports of a special peace committee constituted by the task force said the perpetrators will soon be uncovered.
The Executive Secretary, Nigeria Christian Pilgrim Commission, Rev Yakubu Pam has applauded the Methodist church in Nigeria for their contributions to the growth and development of Nigeria. He disclosed this in Jos on 10th October, 2021 when he paid a courtesy visit to the Methodist Archbishop of Jos, Rt.