769 Osun workers enmeshed in certificate scandal

No fewer than 769 workers employed by the Osun State Government are enmeshed in a certificate scandal. This was contained in a statement signed by the supervisor for the Ministry of Information and Strategy, Adelani Baderinwa, and made available to journalists in Osogbo, the capital of the state on Friday. The statement highlighted that a consultancy firm, Captain Consultants, engaged five years ago by the Osun government to validate the credentials submitted by its workers, has completed its assignment and submitted its report. The report indicted 769 workers in various…

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Tinubu’s vicious attack can only be mischief, or at best, playing to the gallery -Saraki

Yesterday, Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, released another of his now well expected quarterly vicious attack on the person of Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, the President of the Senate. In the statement, one could see the master of media spins getting ensnared in his own game as he struggled to extricate himself from the narratives about the contest for leadership positions in the Ninth National Assembly. Since we have taken it for granted that Tinubu’s attack on Saraki every three months (Quarterly) will come as expected, we would just have ignored…

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2023: The Yorubas will produce the next president — Afenifere Group

Yesterday, group identified as the Afenifere Renewal Group, ARG, in Ado- Ekiti, Ekiti State has expressed absolute confidence that the Yoruba people would produce the next president of Nigeria come 2023. The State Coordinator of ARG, Mr. Bunmi Awotiku while speaking with  newsmen in Ado-Ekiti, noted that the body would play significant role in rallying the Yoruba nation for the realization of the 2023 agenda. He said: “The South West has been supportive of the policies and programmes of the present administration of President Muhammadu Buhari and we shall continue to do so.…

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This is not the Rivers State of our dreams, sorry For The Pain and Anguish, Amaechi

The current Minister of Transportation and a former Governor of Rivers State, Rotimi Amaechi has said that himself and other political leaders must seek forgiveness from God and the people of the state for things left unfixed and for the torment and anguish the general public have “boldly endured.” According to the Minister, the state, known as the Treasure Based of the Nation, is now almost always in the news for the wrong reasons. He mentioned this on Sunday in his Easter message to the people of Rivers state. He…

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Chikwe Udensi, Preaches Love, Unity In Easter Message To Abians

Abia State All Progressive Grand Alliance governorship candidate in thejust concluded 2019 governorship election, Sir Chikwe Udensi, has calledon Nigerians to imbibe the spirit of tolerance, peaceful co-existence and sacrificefor one another as they celebrate the Easter season. The Interpol System Expert while speaking to pressmen in him home town,Atani in Arochukwu, Abia state to commemorate with Abians on Easter, said thecelebration of the resurrection of Christ which the season represents, showsthat no challenge is insurmountable where the unity of purpose thrives, andencouraged Abians to see this period as a time…

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ALLEGED PLAN TO RELOCATE NPSPR ILORIN TO NASARAWA STATE BY THE IGP

There is palpable anxiety over a plan to relocate the Nigerian Police School of Public Relations in Ilorin, capital of Kwara State, to Nasarawa, the home state of the Acting Inspector General Police, Mohammed Adamu. The construction works going on in the school has been suspended pending further directives from the police hierarchy. Situated on a vast land lawfully owned by the Nigerian Police in Ilorin, NPSPR is among key infrastructural projects captured in the Federal Government’s Economic Recovery Growth Plan of 2017 to 2020. Documents obtained by PRNigeria indicated…

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Buhari knows nothing about governance, He’s part of Nigeria’s problem -Buba Galadima

Buba Galadima, former ally of President Muhammadu Buhari has said the Nigerian leader has become one of the problems the country has. Mr Galadima, a close friend of the president during their days in the opposition parted ways with Mr Buhari after their political party was factionalised. Buhari had sought the position he is now occupying since 2003 but failed to actualize his ambition until his then party, Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) and other parties came together and birthed the now ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) in 2013. When…

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APC suspends another governor for Anti-Party activity

The National Working Committee of the ruling All Progressives Congress has suspended the Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, for anti-party activities, Saturday PUNCH has learnt.The party’s NWC had on March 1 resolved to issue a query to the governor over what it described as glaring anti-party activities.  In a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Lanre Isa-Onilu, after a meeting presided over by the national chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, the party had said the governor’s anti-party activities “greatly affected the fortunes of its candidates in the recently conducted presidential and National…

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Igbos should forget producing House of Reps Speaker – Imo lawmaker-elect Says

Lawmaker-elect for Isu, Nkwere and Nwangele federal constituency in Imo State, Ugonna Ozurigbo, has claimed that the South East region does not have the numerical strength to produce the speaker of the House of Representatives. He noted that with just two APC House of Representatives members-elect, the South East cannot justly lay claims to the speakership position. Ozurigbo assured that his colleagues from Southeast would vote massively for Femi Gbajabiamila to emerge Speaker of the 9th Assembly. He said that apart from lawmakers elected on the platform of his party,…

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INEC dismisses report on the Arrest of it’s ICT Unit Officers [See Details]

The report as brought to you by NNU that staff of the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) unit of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has been arrested by operatives of the Department of State Services, DSS, on the suspicion of leaking official secrets to the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP, Atiku Abubakar has recently been denied. As gathered from the INEC’s Director in charge of Voter Education, Publicity, Gender and Civil Society Liaison, Oluwole Osaze-Uziwhile he spoke to news men, there was nothing of such, describing…

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