Obaseki Salutes Edo People, Promises Sustained Devt.

   …Hails Buhari, INEC, Security Agencies For Peaceful, Credible Poll   The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has hailed Edo people and supporters of his party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for their display of immense courage and support in the face of threats, intimidation and brutalisation as he emerged victorious in Saturday’s gubernatorial […]

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INEC Declares Obaseki Winner Of Edo State Governorship Election

  …Buhari  Congratulates Obaseki     The Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) has declared the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), and the current Governor of Edo state winner of the states governorship election. INEC declared Obaseki winner after collating results of 18 Local Government Areas  (LGA)  of the state in September, 19, 2020. INEC’s […]

HURMA Decries Multiple Taxation, Govt. Insensitivity To Traders’ Plight

    By Gbenga Ogunbufunmi       Human Rights Group, Human Rights Monitoring Agenda (HURMA) has decried series of taxes and levies imposed on traders of the popular Ebute-Ero market, Lagos Island, Lagos State by the state government. To this end,  HURMA’s leaderships, has called on both the Lagos State  government and the council […]

Edo 2020: Wike, Okowa, Makinde Urge Eternal Vigilance At Collation Centres

  …Commend INEC, Security Agencies …As Obaseki Defeats Ize-Iyamu In Oredo LGA   The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Campaign Council and Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, Governor of Delta State, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa and Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, have called on the various stakeholders in the Edo State […]

FG Apologizes To Nigerians Over Misleading Account Self-Certification Forms  

  Federal government today apologized to Nigerians for asking all account holders in the financial institutions to re-register. The Federal Government had via its official twitter handle directed al account holders in financial institutions in the country to re-register and submit self certification forms to their respective banks. The tweet reads, “This is to notify […]

1st Anniversary : JIFORM Congratulates NiDCOM 

    …Says NiDCOM Is A Shining Star  The Journalists International Forum For Migration(JIFORM) has congratulated the Nigerians in Diaspora Commision (NiDCOM) on its one year anniversary. An online statement issued in Lagos today, by JIFORM President/Executive Director, AjibolaAbayomi,described the agency as a mission accomplished, given the numerous interventions and tremendous achievements it had recorded […]

FG Re-opens All Airports For Operations

  The Federal Government through the Aviation Minister, Senator Hadi Sirika, has stated that all airports in the country were now opened for domestic commercial flights. According to the Minister the airports includes both private airports and airstrips. Sirika disclosed this today at a briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 in Abuja. Recalled […]

Emulate Governor Makinde’s Diaspora Policy, JIFORM Tells Other States

  The Journalists International Forum For Migration (JIFORM) has described the Oyo State Diaspora policy as a concept worth emulating by other states in the country. The President/Executive Director, Ajibola Abayomi, said this at the weekend, just as he leads global media body to consolidate on plans to host its second annual international summit in […]

NIS ZONE A : Alfa Bows Out, As Braimah Takes Over As New ACG

      …Says  Babandede Is A Source Of Courage … Advises  Officers To Be Committed To Duty …  Seeks Support For New ACG …We Must Follow Babandede’s Template, Braimah Tells Officers The outgoing Assistant Comptroller General (ACG) Immigration in charge of Zone A, Ikeja, Lagos, Mohammed Alfa has advised men and officers in the […]

Obaseki Seeks Review Of Revenue Allocation To Reflect Economic Realities

  The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has urged the Revenue Mobilisation, Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) to review the present revenue allocation formula that would reflect the present and changing economic realities amid fiscal challenges faced by states in the wake of the coronavirus (COVID-19) economy. Obaseki gave the charge on Thursday when […]