Tags : State Government

Auto Parts Market Inferno: “We’ll Take Best Decision In The

Oyo State Government will soon take decisions that will be of good benefits to all stakeholders of Araromi Auto Spare Parts Market Agodi Gate, Ibadan that was recently razed by fire. The State Governor, Engr. Seyi Makinde, made the promise during a stakeholders meeting which was held at the Government House, Agodi, Ibadan. The meeting […]

Zulum’s Convoy Attack: Death Toll Rises To 30

Security sources have disclosed that death toll from Boko Haram attack on the convoy of Borno State Governor, Babagana Zulum, has risen to 30, Two sources told AFP that the number of fatalities from the attack on Friday, September 25, 2020, had doubled as more bodies were found and now included 12 Policemen, five Soldiers, four members of a […]

Buhari Calls For Unity In Kaduna, Says ‘No Development Without

President Muhammadu Buhari has asked all indigenes of Kaduna State to cooperate with the Government and Security Agencies to secure “peace and harmony in the State.” The President made the plea on Monday, September 21, 2020, during his speech at the fifth edition of Kaduna State’s annual economic and investment forum, KADINVEST. According to Channels […]

Food, Fertilizer Importation: Buhari Orders CBN To Pay No Kobo

In his quest to boost the agriculture sector of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari has echoed his administration’s commitment to ensuring Nigeria is self-sufficient in food production. President Buhari directed the Central Bank of Nigeria “not to issue a kobo” of the Country’s reserves for the importation of food items and fertilizer. The President, at a […]

Workers’ Day: “We’ll Continue To Give Priority To Well-being Of

The economic safety and well-being of the State’s workforce and the common man would continue to take precedence under the watch of this Government. Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, made the declaration at the Secretariat of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Oyo State branch, in Ibadan, during a special programme to mark the year […]

Tenure Of NDDC Interim Management Committee Extended

President Muhammadu Buhari has extended the tenure of the Professor Keme Pondei-led Interim Management Committee of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) from May 1 to December 31, 2020. According to a communique by the President’s Special Aide, Mr Femi Adesina, the extension is to cover the period of the forensic audit of the NDDC, […]

Coronavirus: Diagnostic Centre In UCH Commences Full, Timely Testing Of

The Diagnostic Centre located inside the University College Hospital has commenced full and timely testing of samples. It is committed to a turnaround time of less than 24 hours to provide results for samples taken. The acting Chairman of the State COVID-19 Task Force, Prof. Temitope Alonge, disclosed this in a statement released on Saturday, […]

Oyo Frowns At Shoddy Job On FGN-UBEC/OYOSUBEB Intervention Project

The Oyo State Government has decried the poor quality of job executed by the contractor handling the 2017 FGN-UBEC/OYOSUBEB intervention project at Celestial Church of Christ High School, Ibadan. The Executive Chairman, Oyo State Universal Basic Education Board, Dr Nureni Adeniran expressed this dissatisfaction during an on-the-spot inspection to sites of the projects in Ibadan […]

Lassa Fever Kills One In Borno, Three Others Hospitalized

Borno State Government has advised people of the State to imbibe hygienic and preventive practices that would deny carrier rodents a breeding ground and consequently, curtail further spread of the virus. The State Government gave this warning while reacting to the first Lassa fever death recorded in the State this year’s outbreak. The Commissioner For […]

“States Have No Reason Not To Pay Minimum Wage” –

The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) says State Governments do not have any reason not to pay the ₦30,000 minimum wage. According to the NLC President, Mr Ayuba Wabba, the wage is now binding on all States following President Muhammadu Buhari’s assent. Mr Wabba disclosed this during an interview on Channels Television’s breakfast programme, on Monday, January […]