Stop Further Marginalization Of Igbos-MASSOB

Chief Ralph Uwazurike led Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB has warned that Ndigbo will not tolerate alleged further marginalization in Nigeria, urging President Muhammadu Buhari to address the issue without further delay. This was disclosed, Sunday, by the Director, MASSOB Women, Anambra North, Comrade Amaka Okafor while briefing newsmen […]

Ambode To Embark On Local Government Reforms

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday pledged to embark on local government reforms with the aim of making the 57 local governments and local council development areas more responsive to the needs of the people. The Governor who made this known during a parley with members of the various Community Development Associations (CDAs), […]

Ambode Urges Muslim Pilgrims To Be Good Ambassadors

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday urged intending pilgrims from the State to this year’s Hajj exercise to be good ambassadors of the state just as he assured them of adequate welfare package. The Governor said this while declaring open a seminar for intending pilgrims held at the LTV Blue Roof, Agidingbi, Lagos. […]

Lagos APC Asks Tunji Shelle, PDP Chairman To Resign

Lagos APC Asks Shelle To Resign For Deceiving PDP And Lagosians The All Progressives Congress Lagos state Chapter has asked the chairman of Lagos PDP Mr. Tunji Shelle to resign for deceiving his party and Lagosians which led to their crushing and debilitating defeat in the last general elections. In a release signed by the […]

Nigerians Describe New Withdrawal Limit As Inconsiderate

The new Centeral Bank of Nigeria’s Policy which reduced the maximum withdrawals from Automated Teller Machines has been described by Nigerians as being irrational and inconsiderate. The customers, in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria, expressed disappointment with the policy which cut down ATM withdrawals from N100,00 to N60,000. Mr. Sunday John, a […]

Sokoto To Introduce Health Insurance

In a bid to ensure wide access to healthcare services for its citizens, Sokoto government will introduce a state version of the National Health Insurance Scheme, Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has said. According to him, any policy that will ensure universal access to healthcare is commendable and should be supported to success. Until its formal […]

Ambode Approves Treasury Single Account For All Govt Transactions

In an effort to efficiently improve on the processes of revenue generation and collection in the state and ensure proper accountability and transparency in all Government accrued revenues, the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has approved the operation of a single account in the state effective from September 1, 2015. According to a statement […]

Igbo Group Challenges Ambode On Cabinet Composition

Ndigbo Cultural Society of Nigeria (NCSN) has commended Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode for  urging Nigerians to continue to coexist peacefully and pray for the continuous unity of the nation. Ndigbo welcomed Governor Ambode statement of fact that “Lagos remains a major cosmopolitan state and all Nigerians from different tribes and all walks of […]

Afenifere Berates APC Governors For Not Attending Ooni’s Burial

The Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, has condemned the absence of Governor Rauf Aregbesola and other All Progressives Congress governors in the South-West for not attending the burial service held for the Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuwade. Speaking in an interview with The Punch in Osogbo on Saturday, the National Publicity Secretary of Afenifere, Mr. […]