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FG Links Recent Petrol Price Hike To Pfizer’s COVID-19 Breakthrough

The Federal Government has explained the rationale behind the recent increase in the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), also known as petrol. Mr Timipre Sylva, the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, said the hike is as a result of the announcement by an American pharmaceutical company, Pfizer, …

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‘There’s A Limit To What Nigerians Can Tolerate,’ NLC Rejects Petrol Price Hike

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has demanded the immediate reversal of the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), also known as petrol. In a statement on Monday by the NLC President, Ayuba Wabba, the union took a swipe at the government and condemned the increase in the price of …

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Inuwa presents car to Buba, Dukku man who trekked from Gombe to Abuja for Buhari’s Victory in 2015.

The governor of Gombe, Muhammed Inuwa has surprised Buba, Dukku, the man who trekked from Gombe to Abuja for Buhari’s victory in 2015, as Governor Inuwa Yahaya gave him a car and 2 million Naira. The governor, who purchased a ford wagon, which he presented to the Buba Duku.   …

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Adamawa monarch Honours CSP, Mohammed Ibrahim for Exceptional Service

Paramount ruler of Ganye chiefdom, Alhaji, Dr Umaru Adamu Sanda OON, at his palace in Ganye honoured Chief Superintendent of Police (CSP), Mohammed Ibrahim, who is in charge of Adamawa state intelligence bureau of the Nigeria Police force, over his exceptional service in the fight against criminality across the state. The …

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Governor Inuwa Yahaya Applauds President Buhari’s Social Investment Programme

…As FG Begins Disbursement of N20,000 Grant to Gombe Rural Women Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State has paid glowing tribute to President Muhammadu Buhari for initiating several intervention programmes for the economic upliftment of Nigerians especially the downtrodden in the society. The Governor gave the commendation when he …

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Jerry Rawlings, ex-Ghanaian President, is dead

A former Ghanaian president, Jerry Rawlings, is dead, major Ghanaian newspapers including Citi News are reporting. The 73-year-old Mr Rawlings died Thursday morning at the Cardiothoracic Centre of the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital in Ghana, Citi News reported. Mr Rawlings was born on June 22, 1947, and led a military junta …

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TSA: Governor Inuwa Yahaya Declares Open Workshop on Cash Management Strategy

…Says Gombe Discovers 1.48 billion Naira from Dormant, Hidden Accounts Gombe State Governor, Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya says his administration’s Treasury Single Account (TSA) policy is geared towards the promotion of sound financial discipline and entrenching a culture of accountability and transparency in Governance. The Governor stated this while declaring …

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Gombe Government Comes to Aid of Man Suffering from Limb Pains After Trekking from Gombe to Abuja to Celebrate PMB’s Victory

Following recent media reports on one Dahiru Buba, a native of Dukku Local Government Area of the state who is suffering from limb ailment after he trekked from Gombe to Abuja to celebrate President Muhammadu Buhari’s victory in the 2019 presidential election, the Gombe state government has taken the man …

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CSO condemns cyber-attack on Maiha Council chairman, Idi Amin, blames former Governor

The International Coalition against bad governance (ICABG) has fingered a former governor of Adamawa state for sponsoring cyber-attack on the chairman, Maiha Local government, Idi Amin penultimate Tuesday.   A recent video shows a visibly angry Idi Amin physically assaulting a mechanic, Segun, whom he said defraud him of a …

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BREAKING: Buhari reinstates UNILAG VC Ogundipe, dissolves Governing Council

President Muhammadu Buhari has reinstated the embattled Vice-Chancellor of the University of Lagos, Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, who was suspended in August. The president also dissolved the Governing Council of the university, formerly chaired by Wale Babalakin. In a statement on Wednesday morning, the spokesperson of the Federal Ministry of Education, Ben …

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