Federalism: Renewed Agitation For LGAs’ Administrative And Financial Autonomy

Persistent clamour for administrative and financial autonomy for local government areas in Nigeria seem to be a tall dream, as state governors oppose the move, ADEBIYI ADEDAPO writes. From the inception of local government councils in Nigeria, there had been persistent clamour for the autonomy of the local government as the third tier of governance…

Federalism: Renewed Agitation For LGAs’ Administrative And Financial Autonomy

Persistent clamour for administrative and financial autonomy for local government areas in Nigeria seem to be a tall dream, as state governors oppose the move, ADEBIYI ADEDAPO writes. From the inception of local government councils in Nigeria, there had been persistent clamour for the autonomy of the local government as the third tier of governance…

Pdp, Ize-Iyamu, Why Do You Persecute The Law?

This is for online, social media, my website, but not Governor’s website. PDP, Ize-Iyamu, why do you persecute the law? If, by virtue of some beneficial imagination, or a heightened sense of humour, we assumed that Heaven, that place of joy immense, saw the need for some sport. Continuing this constructively amusing train of thought,…

Why Obaseki can’t abandon APC leadership in Edo — Osagie, ex-minority whip

Though the immediate past governor of Edo State, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, was recently appointed as leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the state in seeming deference to Governor Godwin Obaseki’s apparent decision to concentrate on governance,

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What we hear is President said this, said that; where is president Buhari? – Fayose

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has questioned President Muhammadu Buhari’s persistent absence from state functions, especially the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meetings, asking whether or not the president was now governing the country by proxy.

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What we hear is President said this, said that; where is president Buhari? – Fayose

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has questioned President Muhammadu Buhari’s persistent absence from state functions, especially the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meetings, asking whether or not the president was now governing the country by proxy.

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Babachir, Oke should have been arrested – PDP

THE Senator Ahmed Markafi-led Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has faulted the suspension of the embattled Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Babachir Lawal, and Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Amb. Ayo Oke, insisting that the duo should have been arrested.

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PDP Wants Independent Body To Investigate Suspended SGF

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged the Federal Government to constitute an independent body to investigate corruption allegations against suspended Secretary to Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal. The party made the called in a statement signed by Mr Dayo Adeyeye, the Publicity Secretary of its National Caretaker Committee, on Thursday in Abuja….

APC Convention: Again, Party Cancels Caucus, NEC Meetings

In a string of canceled meetings, the scheduled national caucus meeting of the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) has been postponed to a later date even as the another meeting of one of the critical organs of the party, the National Executive Committee (NEC), which was expected to hold on April 24 and 25, 2017…