Category: News

Chief Road Traffic Officers launch book in Abuja

Chief Road Traffic Officers launch book in Abuja  By Paschal Emeka, Abuja The National Conference of Directors/Chief Road Traffic Officers of the Federation will tomorrow Thursday 25th April, 2019 launch a book titled ‘Driving without Tears”, in a latest attempt to educate drivers and motoring public in the country. The consultant of the National Conference […]

Merit should take its full course- BCO

By Steve Ibem         Hon. Mohammed Bago Hon. Mohammed Bago Campaign OrganiZation, BCO, has advised the National Leader of the ruling All Progressive Congress APC, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu to allow merit to take its full course in determining who should be the next Speaker of House of Representatives. The advice is contained in a […]

9Th Senate: Group Advocates for Principal Office for Sen Gobir

By Paschal Emeka As campaigns and lobbying for principal offices for the 9th session of National Assembly NASS heat up ahead of inauguration, a civil society group, Legislative Writers Forum, LWF has advocated for a principal seat to be given to Sen Ibrahim Gobir representing Sokoto East senatorial zone in the upper chamber of NASS […]

PENCOM’S SPECTACULAR PERFORMANCE: GROUP CALLS FOR CONFIRMATION OF AISHA DAHIR-UMAR.

By Paschal Emeka                    Aisha Dahir-Umar, Ag DG PENCOM A civil society group, Citizens Watch Advocacy Initiative (CWAI) has called for the immediate substantive confirmation of the Acting Director-General of the National Pension Commission (Pencom), for her spectacular performances, turnaround and the repositioning of the apex regulatory pension body and the pension industry since she […]

Maigari’s Confirmation: Group Hails President Buhari

By Ochai Sunday           Bello Maigari, ES, NLTF A civil society group, Media Practitioners’ for Development, MPD, has commended President Mohammadu Buhari GCFR for confirming the appointment of the Executive Secretary of the National Lottery Trust Fund (NLTF), Bello Maigari. The group, in a press briefing organised recently, told journalists, the best that has happened […]

CONTROVERSY SURROUNDS N42 BILLION CONTRACTS SCAM IN REA

The Acting Managing Director of Rural Electrification Agency (REA), Mohammed Wasaram, yesterday, debunked allegation that the agency’s N42 billion electrification contracts in nine federal universities, were fraudulently awarded. Wasaram told the House of Representatives’ Joint Committee investigating the allegation that the contracts were awarded after approvals by both the Federal Executive Council (FEC) and the […]

Alao-Akala Denies N6 billion Bribe Allegation as Group pledges Solidarity

               Chief Alao-Akala Contrary to news that the former governor of Oyo State and governorship candidate of the Action Democratic Party, ADP, in the forthcoming governorship election, Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala has collected a N6 billion bribe from the APC chieftain, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinibu to deliver block votes from Ogbomoso axis to the ruling All […]

Successful Election: CSO Commends NYSC DG

By Paschal Emeka         DG of NYSC, Brig. Gen. Sule Zakari Kazaure Following the massive deployment of resourceful National Youth Service Corps, NYSC members as ad-hoc staff in the recently concluded Presidential and National Assembly elections, a civil society organization, Media Practitioners for Development, MPD, has commended the Director General of NYSC, Brig. Gen. Sule […]