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The Governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi, on Wednesday signed the Ekiti State Transition Bill into law, to prevent state governments from abandoning projects initiated by past administrations. The law is aimed at checking the wanton abandonment of projects “simply because they were not initiated by the incumbent and to avoid successive governments from abandoning […]Continue Reading
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Chieftains of the All Progressives Congress Party (APC) in Ovia North-East Local Government Area of Edo State, have jointly issued ultimatum to their lawmakers-elect at the State House of Assembly, to resume plenary unfailingly on or before October 21, 2019, of face “consequential actions”.   They asked the members-elect, Vincent Uwadiae and Dumez Ugiagbe, to […]Continue Reading
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The Director, Department of Planning Research and Statistics, National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), Garba Bulama, has urged the federal government to allow health facilities to hire and fire ad-hoc staff. Mr Bulama said this on Wednesday at the annual National Health Dialogue going on in Abuja. The two-day event themed “Universal Health Coverage” […]Continue Reading
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The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Mahmood Yakubu, abruptly called an end to a stakeholders’ meeting in Yenagoa on Wednesday as an argument between political leaders threatened to boil over into physical violence. INEC had organised the meeting as part of its preparations for the governorship election coming up on November 16 […]Continue Reading
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In a bid to curb leakages and ensure efficiency in the management of resources of government, President Muhammadu Buhari has approved for immediate implementation, additional cost-saving measures aimed at instilling financial discipline and prudence, particularly, in the area of official travels. According to a statement issued by the Office of Secretary to the Government Continue Reading