Tag Archives: Govt

Bauchi Govt Declares Three-Day Mourning Over Wakili’s Death

File photo   The Bauchi Government has declared three days of mourning over the death of the Senator representing Bauchi South Senatorial District, Ali Wakili. The state government also stated that during the three days, the flags will fly at

Lagos Govt Reduces Land Use Charge

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi The Lagos State Government has reduced its Land Use Charge. According to the state government, commercial fee charge is reduced by 50 percent, while owner occupier third-party fee is reduced by 25 percent and the owner-occupier

We Appreciate Buhari’s Visit, But Didn’t Get Any Hope – Benue Govt

President Muhammadu Buhari addressing a gathering at the State House in Makurdi, the Benue State capital on March 12, 2018.   Three days after President Muhammadu Buhari visited Benue State, the state government has said the visit did not rekindle

Akwa Ibom Govt Reads Riot Act To Cultists

File photo: Governor Udom Emmanuel The Akwa Ibom State Government has banned cult activities in all parts of the state. The proscription is contained in a new law known as ‘Cultism and other Violent Behavior Proscription Act 2018’ signed into

Lagos Govt Denies Increasing Vehicle Registration, Number Plate Fees

File Photo   The Lagos State Government on Tuesday denied rumours that it had increased the cost of processing vehicle particulars and application for number plates, saying the rates remain the same across the state. This was disclosed in a

2019 Elections: Cross River Govt Begins Advocacy Campaign For Women

File photo The Cross River State Government has started advocacy on the need for its people especially women in the state to get registered, in order to exercise their electoral rights come 2019. Commissioner for Women Affairs, Stella Odey, made

Again, Benue Govt To Hold Mass Burial For Herdsmen Attack Victims

Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom during his visit to Okpokwu Local Government Area on Tuesday. Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom has issued a directive for necessary arrangements to be made for another mass burial in the state. The mass burial is

Bauchi Govt Commences Sensitisation After Two Die Of Cholera

The Bauchi State government on Tuesday said strategic measures have been put in place to curtail the spread of cholera in the state after two deaths were recorded. The Executive Chairman, Primary Healthcare Development Agency in the state, Adamu Gamawa

Borno Govt To Close Camps, Construct Homes For IDPs

Ariel View of an IDP Camp in Borno State.   Borno State government has proposed the official shutdown of all Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps in the state, by May this year. Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State speaking on

Ogun Govt Trains 500 Unemployed Youths

The Ogun state government has trained about 500 unemployed youths in the state, as efforts to boost employment in the state. The youths are being trained in various sectors such as engineering, digital technology, construction and entrepreneurship development. Addressing the

NLC Wants Abia Govt To Meet Workers’ Welfare

FILE COPY Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu   The Abia State chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) wants the state government to improve on the welfare of workers. State NLC Chairman, Comrade Uche Obingwe, made the demands of the

Anambra Govt Inspects Nando Bridge

  The Anambra state, Willie Obiano, is fulfilling his campaign promises as some of the roads across the three senatorial zones are currently undergoing construction. The governor while inspecting the bridge along the SARS Awkuzu – Abube Nando road, he

Nasarawa Govt Dismisses Allegations Of Herdsmen Attackers In State

Nasarawa Governor, Al-Makura   The Nasarawa State Government has once again reacted to the allegations levelled by the Benue State Governor, Mr Samuel Ortom of herdsmen meeting in the state before launching attacks. During an interview on Channels Television’s Question

Govt Demolishes Illegal Buildings In Lagos Island       

Officials of the Lagos State Building Control Agency on Saturday demolished some illegal structures and building erected without governments’ approval. The exercise which is in continuation of moves by the Lagos state government to ensure that buildings are duly certified