The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has denied the allegations by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), that it was working with the All Progressives Congress (APC), to rig the Edo governorship election holding on Sept. 19. Dr Mustafa Lecky, INEC National Commissioner and Chairman, Planning, Monitoring and Strategy Committee (PMSC), made the denial in an […]
Mr Ikpea’s resignation has further swelled the list of political appointees that have resigned ahead of the election. The post JUST IN: Edo commissioner resigns appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
New British Deputy High Commissioner in Lagos The UK Government says it has appointed Llewellyn-Jones, Order of the British Empire (OBE ) as the new British Deputy High Commissioner (DHC) in Lagos, Nigeria. Ndidiamaka Eze, Press and Public Affairs Officer, British Deputy High Commission, Lagos, made the disclosure in a statement on Wednesday. Eze said that Llewellyn-Jones was an […]
The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Akin Abayomi has now tested recovered for coronavirus, after 9 days of isolation and treatment. This was made known in a statement via his official Twitter page. He wrote: With a deep sense of appreciation to God Almighty, I share with you the good news of my testing negative […]
File: Image from WALMART Bauchi State Government is set to procure more environmental sanitation equipment, earmarking N50 million toward ensuring a clean and tidy environment. Malam Hamisu Shira, the Commissioner of Housing and Environment, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Bauchi on Monday. The equipment to be procured include one unit […]
<p class="">Social media approves of Oyebode’s appointment as commissioner in Ekiti.</p> <h1>Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, has appointed Akintunde Oyebode as his Commissioner for Finance and Economic Development.</h1> <figure class="embedded_application" align="center"> <figcaption>twitter.com</figcaption> </figure> <p class="">It isn’t so often that tech/social media savvy, smart, urbane and young people assume cabinet positions in Nigeria’s patronage system; all […]
The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Professor Akin Abayomi, has reportedly recovered after testing positive to COVID-19. The Commissioner was said to have been tested positive for COVID-19 and had since gone into isolation. The Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotoso, in a statement on Monday, said the Health Commissioner would resume his duties […]
“Now is the time for me to leave and focus on new ideals,” the official said. The post Kwara Commissioner for Special Duties resigns appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
A lady working at Cubana, Owerri has accused Paschal Okechukwu popularly known has Cubana Chief priest of assaulting her. The alleged assault reportedly took place on Sunday 23rd August 2020. It is alleged that the man who is on the big side, punched the lady in the face before he was held back customers to […]
Mr Dankande told reporters the victims regained freedom after paying N5 million. The post Abducted children of former Zamfara commissioner regain freedom appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Nigeria on Sunday, August 23 recorded 322 new cases of coronavirus as confirmed by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). The agency gave a breakdown of the new cases across states as follows; Lagos-130, Bauchi-36, FCT-25, Edo-17, Bayelsa-14, Ogun-14, Oyo-14, Anambra-13, Kaduna-12, Ondo-11, Abia-10, Osun-6, Plateau-5, Kwara-5, Kano-4, Ebonyi-3, Sokoto-2, Borno-1. There are now 52,227 […]