Kogi Deputy Governor, Simon Achuba impeached

Mr Simon Achuba, Deputy Governor of Kogi State has been impeached. Majority Leader of Kogi State House of Assembly announced Achuba’s impeachment to reporters on Friday in Lokoja. Achuba was impeached by members of the Kogi State House of Assembly on Friday, October 18, 2019, in Lokoja, the state capital. According to Channels TV, the […]

Bauchi governor reshuffles cabinet

Bauchi State Governor, Senator Bala Muhammad has reshuffled his cabinet. The state Commissioner of information and Communication Dr. Ladan Salihu, who disclosed this to newsmen on Wednesday in Bauchi, said that the reshuffling was with immediate effect. He said Nura Manu Soro, from Ministry of Finance, was moved to the Ministry of Youth and Sports […]

Centre warns against impending electoral malpractice in Kogi, Bayelsa guber polls

By Lubem Gena A coalition of several civil society organisations under the auspices of Centre for Credible Leadership and Citizens Awareness (CCLCA) has expressed fear that the forthcoming Kogi and Bayelsa states gubernatorial polls will be shrouded in violence. The Director General of the Centre, Dr. Gabriel Nwambu, while addressing the press today, Thursday however […]

Independence: Pro-democracy group cautions north east leaders against using Boko Haram as excuse not to develop their constituencies

The National Democratic Front (NDF) has challenged political elites from the North-East to provide basic infrastructures in their communities and stop shying away from their responsibilities under the guise of Boko Haram. The pro-democracy group made the call in a press conference to mark Nigeria’s 59th Independence in Abuja on Tuesday. In a statement signed […]

Boko Haram: Buhari Centre accuses Reps member, Jaha of profiting from terror activities

The Buhari Legacy Centre (BLC) has accused the lawmaker representing Damboa/Gwoza/Chibok Federal Constituency, Ahmadu Jaha, of massively profiting from terror activities in the North-East. The pro-Buhari Centre made this known in a press conference on Monday in Abuja to address what it described as the “representation of Boko Haram in the Federal House of Representatives”. […]

Benue to conduct LG poll on Nov. 30

The Benue State Government said on Tuesday said that it plans to conduct election into local government councils in the state on Nov. 30. Gov. Samuel Ortom made the announcement at the inauguration of the state Local Government Service Commission, the state Planning Commission and a member of the State Independent Electoral Commission (BSIEC) in […]