Today's Headlines: Tinubu, APC Oppose Tendering Of Evidence From BVAS; Senate Presidency: Igbo Youths Plan Pro-Kalu Rally
Tinubu, APC Oppose Tendering Of Evidence From BVAS Photo Credit: Vanguard Newspapers President Bola Tinubu and All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday opposed the tendering in evidence, of information that was extracted from the Bimodal Voter Accreditation System, BVAS, machines that were used for the conduct of the 2023 presidential election.
Fuel Subsidy: On Tuesday the filling stations sold one litre N500 – Akwa Ibom Keke Operator
The New President of Nigeria, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, while giving his inaugural speech on Monday, mentioned that "fuel Subsidy is gone", this means his administration may not be considering continuing with the policy. Interestingly, the statement appeared to have had an effect as many filling stations, thenceforth, were either not selling their products or sell their products at very high prices.
Today's Headlines:Namadi Appoints SSG;We’re In Very Difficult Moment–Abdullahi
Namadi Appoints SSG, Others Photo Credit:Nigerian Tribune Jigawa State Governor, Malam Umar Namadi has appointed, Alhaji Bala Ibrahim as the secretary to the state government. This was contained in a press statement issued signed and made available to Online Tribune by the head of civil service of the state, Alhaji Hussaini Ali Kila, the statement further stated that the governor also announced the appointment of Chief of Staff and Principal Private Secretary.
Today's Headlines: No Excuse For Failure–Fasoranti tells Tinubu ;Tinubu Did Not Remove Fuel Subsidy–Festus Keyamo
No Excuse For Failure–Fasoranti Photo Credit:Punch Newspaper The National Leader of the Pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, Reuben Fasoranti, has congratulated President Bola Tinubu on his swearing-in as the 16th Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Nigeria. Fasoranti, in a congratulatory message by himself and on behalf of Afenifere, urged Tinubu to assemble capable and competent hands to work with, stressing that there would be no excuse for failure.
Today's Headlines: Lagos Ban On RTEAN, NURTW: NLC, TUC Protest At Govt House; Senate, And House Of Reps: No need to keep Two Houses – Shekarau Tells Tinubu
NLC, TUC Protest At Govt House Photo Credit: Vanguard Newspaper LEADERS of the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, and Trade Union Congress of Nigeria, TUC, yesterday, stormed the Lagos State Government House, in Alausa, protesting the continued ban on the activities of the Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria, RTEAN, and the National Union of Road Transport Workers, NURTW.
Today's Headlines: We’re In Very Difficult Moment – Adamu, Uzodimma Elected Progressive Govs’ Chair
We’re In Very Difficult Moment – Adamu The national chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Abdullahi Adamu, says with the removal of petrol subsidy, Nigeria is in a very difficult moment. He spoke on Wednesday when he received new and returning governors of the APC at the party’s headquarters in Abuja.
Today's Headlines: Kano Gov Yusuf Makes First Appointments; Otti Names SSG, Chief Of Staff, Others
Kano gov Yusuf makes first appointments The former Executive Secretary of Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), Mr. Abdullahi Baffa Bichi has been appointed as the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Kano State. The state Governor, Abba Kabir Yusuf, who made the appointment also appointed Shehu Wada Sagagi as Chief of Staff.
Breaking News: Alex Otti Abia State Governor Announces Key Appointments in His Administration
In a tweet earlier today, Alex Otti, the newly elected Governor of an Abia state, unveiled a series of key appointments, marking a significant step towards forming his administration. The announcement came as Otti begins to assemble a team of highly qualified individuals to help him steer the state towards progress and development.
Joint Taskforce Northwest Operation Hadarin Daji Rescues 10 Kidnapped Persons, Neutralizes Bandits
The Joint Taskforce Northwest Operation Hadarin Daji has successfully rescued 10 kidnapped persons in the Shinkafi Local Government Area of Zamfara State. The military operation took place on Tuesday, May 30, and Wednesday, May 31. In a statement released on Thursday, the military said that the troops conducted extensive operations in various villages within the Shinkafi local government area.
Today's Headlines: Police Arrest 30 Pro-Biafra Agitators In Enugu, FG owes NNPCL N2.8trillion– Kyari
Police Arrest 30 Pro-Biafra Agitators In Enugu Operatives from the Enugu State Police Command have arrested no fewer than 30 Pro-Biafra agitators during the procession for the Biafran Day celebration in Enugu. Source: Leadership News The arrested Agitators are members of the Biafra Zionist Movement (BZM) clamoring for a sovereign state of Biafra.
Today's Headlines:Abba, NDLEA Partner To Tackle Drug Menace, EFCC Reacts To DSS Moves On Office
Abba, NDLEA Partner To Tackle Drug Menace Kano State Governor, Abba Kabir Yusuf, on Tuesday, expressed his readiness to fight drug abuse and phone theft, alongside other social crimes in the state. Photos Credits: Punch Newspaper He pledged his readiness while constituting a Special Joint Taskforce against phone snatching and other crimes within the Kano metropolis.
Today's Headlines: EFCC arrests popular Tiktok musician; Edo set up task force to tackle fuel crisis
EFCC arrests popular Tiktok musician Photo Credit: Punch Newspapers The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested a popular Tiktok musician, Crown Uzama (known as ShalliPopi) and his manager, Ajayi Hafeez (known as 21 Badda) for alleged internet-related fraud. EFCC Spokesperson, Wilson Uwujaren, said this in a statement on Tuesday in Abuja.
Abba Gida-Gida Fires Ganduje’s Appointees, Revokes Sale Of Assets
Daily Trust reports that Abba Gida-Gida, the governor of Kano state, has removed some of the government personnel that former governor Abdullahi Ganduje appointed. The newly appointed governor mandated in an executive order he signed that "all political appointees heading government MDAs and companies are hereby relieved of their appointment with immediate effect."
Abba Gida-Gida Fires Ganduje’s Appointees, Revokes Sale Of Assets
Governor Abba Kabir Yusuf of Kano state (popularly known as Abba Gida-Gida) has fired some government officials appointed by ex-Governor Abdullahi Ganduje. In an executive order he signed, the new governor ordered that “all political appointees heading government MDAs and companies are hereby relieved of their appointment with immediate effect.”
Troops Neutralize several armed bandits in the Shinkafi Local Government Area of Zamfara state
In the Shinkafi Local Government Area of Zamfara state, troops of Joint Taskforce North-West Operation Hadarin Daji have neutralized many armed bandits during their clearance operations. On Wednesday and Thursday, the soldiers carried out extensive operations and destroyed all bandit camps in the villages of Danbokolo, Malam Ila, Malam Sale, Kagara, Gangara, Fakai, and Manawa, all of which are under the Shinkafi council.
Today's Headlines: Women Will Be Well Represented In My Gov’t -Tinubu; Police Arrest Fake Inspector
Women Will Be Well Represented In My Gov’t -Tinubu Photo credit: Daily Trust President-elect, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has assured the public that women will be properly represented in his administration. Tinubu said this on Tuesday in Abuja, at the public presentation of a book titled: “101 Nigerian Women of Impact”, authored by Barrister Zainab Marwa, daughter of Chairman of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Brig. Gen. Mohamed Buba Marwa (retd). Tinubu, represented by the National Women
Today's Headlines: Bawa Demanded $2m Bribe From Me- Matawalle, Tinubu Condemns Attack On US Official
Bawa Demanded $2m Bribe From Me- Matawalle Photo credit: leadership news The Governor of Zamfara State, Bello Matawalle, has accused the chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdulrasheed Bawa, of demanding $2million bribe from him. In an interview with BBC Hausa Service monitored by our Correspondent, Governor Matawalle also said he has evidence against the EFCC boss, insisting that Bawa could not be trusted.
Okada rider beat up task force official in Ekiti after disagreement over ticket payment
A commercial motorcyclist (Okada man), has beaten up a task force official in Ado- Ekiti, the Ekiti state capital after a disagreement over ticket payment, Daily Post reports. According to reports, the government official stopped the okada rider around Okesa Flyover, asking for the daily ticket payment.
Police Command in Lagos State arrested a suspect who had been parading himself as a Police Inspector
Photo showing Police Officers on Duty. According to the Lagos State Police Command, it has detained a suspect who was pretending to be a police inspector who works for the command. SP The arrest was verified to Newsmen on Tuesday by Benjamin Hundeyin, the command's police public relations officer (PPRO).
Today's Headlines: Presidential Election: I Can't Believe Blinken Called Tinubu - Atiku, Tinubu begins constitution of cabinet, economic management team
Photo Credit: Google I Can't Believe Blinken Called Tinubu - Atiku Photo Credit: Independent Nigeria The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar has expressed concern over the call by the United States Secretary of State, Antony Blinken, to the President-elect, Bola Tinubu, despite questioning the legitimacy of his election.