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Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has announced the donation of 50 million Naira for the empowerment of widows of fallen heroes. The governor announced this on Saturday in commemoration of 2022 Armed Forces Remembrance Day at a celebration event held at the Government House. Governor Wike led members of the state executive council and leaders […]

The Federal Government through the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has donated food and non-food items to victims of the Nguru fire incident in Yobe State where about 300 shops were destroyed. The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar-Faruk, handed over the items. Also offering support, the President of the […]

Former Governor of Lagos State, Bola Tinubu, has donated the sum of 50 million naira to families of victims of the recent killings in two Local Government Areas of Zamfara State. Tinubu, who is also a Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) made the donation on Thursday when he paid a visit to the […]

Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi, says Ebonyi will not take part in the struggle for the actualization of Biafra. Umahi made this known in Abakaliki, the state capital during a reception organized for him after declaring his presidential bid in Abuja earlier in the week. According to him, his state will not be part of […]

Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, has urged Nigerians not to be afraid of an Igbo presidency come 2023. Umahi made this call in Abakaliki, the state capital during a reception organised for him after declaring his presidential bid in Abuja earlier in the week. The Governor allayed fears making the rounds suggesting that any southeasterner […]

The Commissioner Police in Anambra, Mr Echeng Echeng, says the command has arrested a Commander of the Anambra Vigilance Group (AVG) over the alleged torturing of a female police officer. The commander, whose name was not disclosed, was said to have arrested and tortured the officer at AVG office in Awuda Nnobi in Idemili South […]

Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasir Ahmed el-Rufa’i has described the late paramount ruler of Bajju Chiefdom, the Agwam Bajju, His Highness, Antyokaryi Nuhu Achi Bature as the most peace loving traditional leader of the time. Governor el-Rufai stated this at the funeral service of the late Agwam Bajju on Friday, in Zonkwa, Zango Kataf Council […]

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday led Nigerians in honouring the memory of fallen heroes during the 2022 Armed Forces Remembrance Day in Abuja. Earlier in the week, a memorial Christian service was held at the National Ecumenical Centre, on Sunday, while a special Islamic service and prayers were held on Friday at the National Mosque, […]

Momas Electrical Meters Manufacturing Company Ltd. (MEMMCOL) Metering School says it will train no fewer than 4,000 Nigerian youths on meter installation and manufacturing in 2022. Chairman, MEMMCOL, Mr. Kola Balogun, made this known in an interview with Newsmen in Lagos. Balogun noted that the huge metering gap in the electricity sector was an opportunity […]

The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Godwin Emefiele, says the Pan-African payment and settlement system, PAPSS, will simplify cross-border transactions and reduce third currencies for intra-African trade. Emefiele said this in Accra, Ghana, at the launching of PAPSS. He explained that CBN would continue to facilitate the widespread adoption, acceptance and implementation […]

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