Tag Archives: FG

Group kicks against negativity campaigns against Akume

Benue indigenes in the diaspora have said the smear campaign against the secretary to the government of the federation, Senator George Akume are baseless and shameful. The Benue Diaspora Vanguard (BDV) said those behind attacks on the SGF are expelled members, acting the script of fraudulent elements within certain quarters in the state. According to a statement signed by the ...

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FG places ex-gov Yahaya Bello on watchlist

The Federal Government has placed Yahaya Bello, the immediate-past governor of Kogi state on its watchlist. Security agencies in the country have been alerted and the Nigeria Immigration Service, NIS, ordered to arrest him at any entry and exit point. This was disclosed by the Comptroller General of Immigration Service, Kemi Nanna Nandap, in a memo. The memo was addressed ...

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Offices of INEC Chairman REC should be advertised- Falana

Legal Luminary, Femi Falana has called for the advertisement of the office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) chairman and that of the Residents Electoral Commissioners (RECs) for the sake of transparency and credibility in the system. Falana suggested that after eligible persons apply for the office of the INEC chairman and the RECs, the National Assembly would conduct ...

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Tinubu’s renewed hope agenda producing results – FG

Amid the present economic hardship bedeviling the nation, the Federal Government has claimed that the renewed hope agenda of President Bola Tinubu is already yielding positive results. Minister of Information and National Orientation, Mohammed Idris made the claim in Kano during an “Iftar” (Breaking of Fast) with media executives and practitioners organised by his ministry. He urged Nigerians to have ...

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FG to PDP: Tinubu won’t resign over economic hardship

The Minister of Information and National Orientation, Mohammed Idris, on Sunday dismissed calls by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Governors Forum, for the resignation of President Bola Tinubu over the current economic hardship in the country. The PDP Governors Forum, in a statement signed by the director-general, Hon. CID Maduabum, on Saturday, had urged Tinubu to resign if he cannot ...

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Stop inviting public against FG- Uzodinma warns PDP Governors

Governors of the All Progressives Congress, APC, have warned their counterparts from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to desist from making statements that could incite the public against the Federal Government. The chairman of the Progressive Governors’ Forum, Hope Uzodimma, made this known in a statement on Tuesday in Abuja, following a demand by the PDP Governors calling on the ...

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Hardship: FG tackles PDP Governors

The Federal Government has slammed the governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for comparing Nigeria’s economic challenges to that of Venezuela, noting that the governors are playing to the gallery. Mohammed Idris, Minister of Information & National Orientation in a press statement on Tuesday said that the governors owe Nigerians an account of increased allocations. ...

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APC chieftain accuses Soludo of hoarding FG’s palliatives

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Anambra state has accused Governor Chukwuma Soludo of hoarding the federal government’s palliatives to the state for political gains. The party demanded immediate distribution of the palliatives. Speaking on Wednesday, November 29, in Nnewi, APC southeast zone organizing secretary, Dozie Ikedife Jnr, said the continued delay in the distribution of the palliatives had projected ...

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Strike Action: LP urges supporters to stock their homes with food items

The Labour Party has urged its supporters across the country to stock their homes with necessary items ahead of the proposed indefinite strike by organized labour. he Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, and the Trade Union Congress, TUC, may be shutting down the country’s economy on October 3 to press home their demands for better working conditions. In a statement issued ...

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FG planning to arrest me on trumped-up allegations- Atiku’s aide

A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Daniel Bwala, has raised an alarm suggesting that some top people at the Presidential Villa in Abuja were planning to arrest him on trumped-up allegations. Bwala, was a former lawmaker of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, before he joined the PDP at the build-up of the 2023 general elections. The allegation ...

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