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Shettima commissions new Bauchi government house complex, tasks sub region govs on development

By Baban Khalid Vice President, Senator Kashim Shettima has asked Governors of the Northeast subregion that this is the most appropriate time for them to...

Rivers State governor Fubara claims victory over political foes

Rivers State Governor, Siminalayi Fubara, declared on Thursday that his political struggles were behind him, having defeated his adversaries who, he claimed, are now...

Alex Otti commends Rivers counterpart for development initiatives

During the inauguration of the 10.98km Aleto-Ogale-Ebubu-Eteo Road in the Eleme Local Government Area of Rivers State, Abia State Governor, Alex Otti, commended his...

Fubara unveils debt burden inherited from Wike in Rivers State

In a startling disclosure, Rivers State Governor, Siminalayi Fubara, revealed on Tuesday the weight of inherited debt from the previous administration led by Nyesom...

Rivers governor Fubara hints at probe of Wike’s administration

In a significant escalation of the ongoing feud between Rivers State Governor Siminalayi Fubara and his predecessor, Nyesom Wike, Fubara unveiled plans on Monday...

Closed-door meetings between Peter Obi, Atiku Abubakar signal possible alliance, prompting political commentary

In a flurry of behind-the-scenes political engagements, Peter Obi, the 2023 presidential candidate of the Labour Party, convened private discussions with former Vice President...

National Assembly pushes for central bank independence: Proposed amendment aims to deter political incursions

The National Assembly of Nigeria is spearheading a legislative initiative to amend the Central Bank of Nigeria Act 2007, aiming to insulate the apex...

Rivers State official claims offer of bribe to impeach governor, sparks political tension

Edison Ehie, Chief of Staff to Rivers State Government, has stirred controversy by alleging an attempt to bribe him into orchestrating the impeachment of...

Nepotism and corruption: The rot in Nigerian public service

By Abdulrauf Aliyu Nepotism and corruption have become deeply ingrained issues in Nigerian politics and public service. The recent case involving former Minister of Aviation...

Diri restates call for fiscal federalism as ijaws in America honour Bayelsa gov, others

Governor of Bayelsa State, Senator Douye Diri, has again called for a review of the country’s revenue derivation formula in line with the practice...

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