Tags : Govt

Falana Asks FG to Release ₦6 Billion to States for

Human rights lawyer, Mr Femi Falana (SAN), has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to approve the allocation of six billion naira to all States Government in the country for ranching development purposes, just as he did for his home State, Katsina. He noted that his demand is in consonance with Section 17 (1) of the […]

FG Urged To Engage Professional Pharmacists In Attaining Herd-Immunity For

Government at all levels have been urged to engage professional Pharmacists in attaining herd-immunity for citizens of the country. A Clinical Pharmacist, Mr Kunle Tometi stated this on Tuesday, June 29, 2021, at an advocacy meeting, tagged “attaining herd-immunity through preventive services in health care delivery; the role of pharmacists”, organised by the Pharmaceutical Society […]

Senate Rules Out Impeachment Of Buhari Over Insecurity

The Nigerian Senate has ruled out the impeachment of President Muhammadu Buhari over the current state of the Nation. The Senate dedicated most of the day’s plenary to issues of insecurity across the land. This followed a motion by Senator Sani Musa on the urgent need to halt the activities of terrorists in some Communities […]

Oyo Govt Honours Deceased Commissioner, Orders State Flag To Fly

In honour of the late Commissioner for Environment and Natural Resources, Rt Hon. Kehinde Ayoola, Oyo State Government has ordered its flag to be flown at half-mast. The Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Mrs. Olubamiwo Adeosun, gave the directive on behalf of the Governor on Friday, May 15, 2020. According to a statement by […]

COVID-19: Oyo Govt Slashes Salaries Of Political Appointees By 50%

Oyo State Government has slashed 50 per cent salaries of Political Appointees to boost the economy of the State with or without allocation from the Federal Government. The State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde stated this at the 2020 Workers Day celebration held at the NLC Secretariat, Idi-Ape, Ibadan. Governor Makinde, who acknowledge the sacrifice of […]

Workers Day: Niger Govt Calls For Safety Measures

Niger State Governor, Mr Abubakar Bello, has called on Civil Servants and the organised Labour to abide by the safety measures put in place by Health professionals and Government orders aimed at containing the spread of Coronavirus as they mark May Day celebration. In a statement issued on Friday, May 1, 2020, by his Chief […]

COVID-19: Oyo Govt Takes Sensitisation Campaign To Hausa Comminities

The media sub-Committee of the Oyo State Covid-19 Task Force, has taken the sensitisation campaign to leaders of the Hausa community in Ibadan, the State capital. The sensitisation drive, which was led by the Commissioner for Information, Culture and Tourism, Dr Wasiu Olatubosun and the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr Taiwo Adisa, on […]

COVID-19: “About 40 Health Workers Tested Positive” -Ehanire

The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has said about 40 health workers have tested positive for Coronavirus in the country. Dr Ehanire disclosed this on Thursday, April 23, 2020, during the briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 in Abuja. He appealed to medical workers in the frontline of the COVID-19 fight to […]

Dugbe Inferno: Makinde Visits Scene, Says Govt Will Launch Emergency

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has visited the scene of the fire incident that razed some shops in Dugbe market, Ibadan, on Wednesday, April 15, 2020. Governor Makinde, who was accompanied by a number of Government officials, on Thursday, April 16, 2020, told the victims and a crowd of sympathisers, who had converged on […]

Coronavirus: Oyo Govt Begins Decontamination, Fumigation

Oyo State Government has kicked off the decontamination and fumigation of all necessary areas in the State as a way of containing the spread of the novel Coronavirus. The Government said the decontamination was one of the steps to control and contain the spread of COVID-19 in the State, adding that Corporate entities, owners of […]