S’South Govs, People Demand Restructuring, Fiscal Federalism …As Wike Urges Relocation Of Oil Firms’ Hqtrs To N’Delta

Governors and people of the South-South geopolitical zone have demanded for restructuring in line with the principle of true federalism, to guarantee peace, security and stability of Nigeria. The governors observed that the country was not at peace with itself, and was also not working as it should, particularly, for the people of the South-South…

Wike Slams 24-Hour Curfew On Parts Of Obio/Akpor

The Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike, has imposed a 24-hour total curfew for two weeks on the entire area around the Okoro-Nu-Odu flyover in Rumuokoro, due to upsurge of cult activities and related violence. The governor has also warned that government would spare no efforts to deal appropriately with anyone who decides to disturb…

Business Hallmark Names Wike Man Of The Year 2020

Business Hallmark Newspaper has named Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike, its Man of the Year 2020. The event, which is part of the yearly activities of the newspaper’s tradition of honouring outstanding individuals and institutions who have positively shaped national development was held, yesterday, at the Civic Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos. A member of…

Buhari Pours Encomiums On Jonathan At 63

President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with former President Goodluck Jonathan on his 63rd birthday, declaring that his was a life of service that had brought honour and goodwill to the country. Jonathan, Buhari’s immediate predecessor, clocks 63, today. The President’s spokesman, Mr Femi Adesina, in a statement, yesterday, in Abuja, quoted Buhari as noting with…

S’South Govs, Leaders Demand Apology From Presidency

The governors and leaders of the South-South geo-political region have demanded for an unreserved apology from the Presidency for abruptly aborting a crucial stakeholders’ meeting scheduled to hold in Port Harcourt, yesterday. The Presidency had fixed a meeting for yesterday with the governors and other leaders of the region to discuss burning national issues affecting…

IPPIS: Seek Alternative Means Of Survival, ASUU Directs Members …As FG Dismisses UTAS

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has cried out over non-payment of salaries to members by the government, advising lecturers to immediately seek alternative means of survival. This was as it vowed to press home its demands until government bows, asking students and parents not to expect any possible resumption of universities soon. The…