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FCT minister, Niger state governor move to resolve lingering border disputes

By Henry UmoruABUJA- MINISTER of the Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, Mallam Muhammad Musa Bello and Niger State Governor, Abubakar Sani Bello have...

Why former Kaduna governor, Yaro was grilled by EFCC for hours...

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Friday interrogated a former governor of Kaduna State, Ramalan Yero for four hours at the...

Ex-deputy Governor, Ize-Iyamu spend first night in prison

A former Deputy Governor of Edo state, Mr, Lucky Imasuen and a former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governorship candidate, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu spent...

Kebbi Governor Heads 77-member National Campaign Council • Channels Television

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Former Kano Governor in EFCC Custody over N950m Fraud

Former Governor of Kano State, Mallam Ibrahim Shekarau is to spend the night in the custody of the Kano Zonal office of the...

Femi Otedola speaks on running for governor of Lagos

Billionaire businessman, Femi Otedola has addressed reports making the rounds about his intention to run for governor of Lagos State come 2019. Otedola writing...

I’ve not been receiving salary as governor – Aregbesola

The Governor of Osun State, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has declared that he has not received a dime as salary since he became governor...

BREAKING: Former Osun Governor, Olagunsoye Oyinlola dumps APC

Former Osun State governor, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola has dumped the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). DAILY POST gathered that Oyinlola communicated his decision to...

Hawaii volcano eruption: Hawaii governor asks Donald Trump to declare major...

David Ige signed the request as it was revealed the estimated cost to protect residents over the next 30 days on the island...

Ajimobi afraid I’ll jail him if I become governor -ShittuThe Sun...

Romanus Ugwu, Abuja Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu said Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State is...

New York Governor calls on Eric Scheiderman to RESIGN following abuse...

Mr Cuomo said in a statement: "I do not believe it is possible for Eric Schneiderman to continue to serve as attorney general,...

APC Congress, Imo Deputy governor escapes attack

…There was swap in congress committee – Okorocha’s son-in-law By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri Imo state Deputy governor, Prince Eze Madumere, yesterday,...

Governor Akeredolu inflicting much hardship on Ondo people – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Grassroots Mobilizers has asked Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, to put human his governance of the State. The party lamented the...

Ex-governor, Uduaghan identifies what can destroy Nigeria

The immediate past governor of Delta State, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan, has revealed what may likely destroy Nigeria. The former governor said the terror being unleashed...

Easter: Bauchi governor calls for unity, tolerance among residents

Gov. Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi StateGov. Mohammed ...

Governor Ishaku, T.Y. Danjuma mourn late Taraba CAN chairman

Governor Darius Ishaku has described the death of...

Governor Udom’s economic empowerment strides in Akwa Ibom

By Mike Onoja History is filled with instances where  nations revived their economies with bold ideas, taken...

Niger governor signs budget – The Nation Nigeria

Niger State Governor Abubakar Sani-Bello has signed the...

Why FG should declare state of emergency on drug abuse –...

Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State has called on the Federal Government to declare state of emergency on drug abuse in the country. Ahmed made...

Fight for Kogi: Why Governor Yahaya Bello is losing out

When he was sworn in as the fourth civilian governor of Kogi State on January 27,...

Sanusi: I was the best central bank governor

Muhammad Sanusi II, emir of Kano, says he earned his stars in every competitive environment. In an interview with Financial Times, the outspoken monarch recalled his days...

Nobody can stop me from becoming governor, says Okorocha’s deputy –...

Chidiebube Okeoma and Gibson Achonu The Imo State Deputy Governor, Mr. Eze Madumere, has dared Governor Rochas Okorocha, saying that nobody can stop him from...

Governor Lalong sacks local govt boss over killings

Plateau State Governor, Simon...

Full text of Governor Ortom’s speech during Buhari’s visit to Benue

Governor Samuel Ortom on Monday welcomed President Muhammadu Buhari to Benue State for the first time since assuming power in 2015. Ortom in a thought-provoking...

California governor says Trump administration waging war against state

SACRAMENTO (Reuters) - California Governor Jerry Brown on Wednesday accused President Donald Trump’s administration of declaring war on the most populous U.S. state, after...

North Korea news: Ex-Governor endorses Trump’s tough line against Kim |...

Donald Trump’s foreign policy towards Kim Jong-un’s rogue regime appears to have paid off as North Korea seems to be willing to temporarily stop...

Ex-governor, two others re-arraigned over alleged N11.5bn fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Monday re-arraigned a former governor of Oyo State, Adebayo Alao-Akala, and two others in an Oyo...

Katsina Governor advocates economic empowerment programs for children

Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina state has...

Governor Wike berates Rivers APC leaders for not attracting projects

THISDAYRivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has berated leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State, for failing to attract tangible projects...

State police or governor’s police?

BY RAJI BELLOThe long-running agitation for state police in Nigeria received a big boost recently when the Vice-President Professor Yemi Osinbajo endorsed it at...

Dapchi residents stone Yobe governor’s convoy – Punch Newspapers

• Seven vehicles damaged, officials injured• We don’t know the number of missing girls yet –FG• Don’t treat Dapchi pupils like Chibok girls ,Senate...

Court strikes out corruption case against former Enugu Governor, Nnamani

A Lagos division of the Federal High Court has dismissed the charges against a former governor of Enugu State, Chimaroke Nnamani, for lack of...

Latvia Central Bank Governor Ilmars Rimsevics detained in an anti-corruption raid

Latvian central bank governor Ilmārs Rimšēvičs. ...

Bauchi governor swears 19 commissioners in, six months after dissolving cabinet...

Governor Muhammed Abubakar of Bauchi on Wednesday swore in 19 Commissioners, six months after he dissolved the entire state cabinet. The governor, in a brief...

Police Spokesman Blasts Governor Ortom, Describes Him As ‘Drowning Man’ •...

File photo: Jimoh MoshoodThe Police Public Relations Officer, Mr Jimoh Moshood has described Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State as ‘a drowning man’ that...

Kwankwaso vs Ganduje: Osinbajo meets Governor, Emir Sanusi in Kano

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo yesterday met with the Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje and the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II. The meeting...

Herdsmen hit Taraba again 10 hours after governor’s alarm

Killer herdsmen went on a fresh rampage in...

Governor Wike attends RCCG Holy Ghost rally

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike on Sunday joined several thousands of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) for this year’s Holy Ghost...

Wike: I have performed creditably as governor

Gov. Wike of Rivers State Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt As Rivers...

California governor pushes for 5 million zero-emission cars

Gov. Jerry Brown outlined a $2.5 billion plan Friday to help Californians buy electric vehicles and expand a network of charging stations as part...

Abia governor appoints acting Chief Judge

Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, Governor of Abia State,Gov. Okezie...

Taraba Governor bans Open Grazing

Taraba State has become the third Nigerian State to enforce a ban on open grazing by herdsmen. The state governor Darius Ishaku on Wednesday announced...

People see the glamour, not pains in being governor — Uduaghan

By Perez Brisibe IMMEDIATE past governor of Delta State and member of the People’s Democratic Party, Dr....

Kentucky high school shooting: one dead, multiple wounded, governor says |...

The shooting happened at Marshall County High School, and a suspect is in custody One person was killed and others were wounded on Tuesday morning...

Fire razes Imo deputy governor’s house, gas station – Punch Newspapers

Chidiebube Okeoma, Owerri Fire on Wednesday and Thursday gutted five houses in different locations in Owerri, the Imo State capital, including that of the state’s...

EFCC to arraign Ex-Nasarawa governor’s son for trial over alleged N92m...

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) will on Wednesday arraign Mohammed Nuraini Adamu over alleged money laundering. Nuraini, who is faced with five-count charge...

World War 3: Hawaii governor ‘calls on Trump’ to confront North...

David Ige declared that improving relations with despot leader Kim Jong-un is necessary to ensure that “warnings and sirens can become a thing of...

Governor Gaidam approves N1bn for retirees in Yobe State

Yobe Governor, Alhaji Ibrahim Gaidam, has approved N1.1 billion for the payment of gratuities to 631 retired civil servants in the state. Mr Abdullahi Bego,...

Rivers people have rejected Amaechi, says Governor Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has stated that the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi stands...

As governor I stayed awake for Rivers people to sleep –...

By Anthony Ogbonna Former Rivers State Governor and Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi has said that...

Letter to Governor Amosun – Punch Newspapers

Your Excellency, It is on record you mounted the mantle of leadership of Ogun State apparently with good intentions to transform the state far beyond...

Odoh wins Plateau Governor’s cup, gets N1.864m

Jos – Martin Odo of Minna Cantonment Golf Club has emerged winner of Plateau Governor’s...

Wike: Governor’s “50th Birthday” Celebration Shows He Submitted Forged Documents To...

Rivers State governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, appears to be lying about his age, date of birth and submitted forged documents to the Independent Electoral Commission...

Slave Trade: Edo Governor Appoints SSA On Illegal Migration

Following the large number of Libyan returnees from Edo state, Governor Godwin Obaseki has appointed a Senior Special Assistant on Human Trafficking and Illegal...

WorldStage News | Photo News: Ogun State Governor performs Closing Gong...

Photo News: Ogun State Governor performs Closing Gong Ceremony at The Exchange By December 15, 2017...

APC youths recount Amaechi’s achievements as Rivers’ governor

As friends and well-wishers celebrate the 10 year anniversary of the famous Supreme Court Judgment that...

We are working to secure release of kidnapped PDP Chairman, Sango...

Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau, has condemned the kidnap of former Minister of Sports and Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the...

Emefiele is best CBN Governor ever, says Ovia

Zenith Bank Plc Chairman Jim Ovia has described...

Niger Assembly sends back list of commissioner nominees to governor

Niger State House of Assembly on Thursday opted...

Kogi governor, Bello suspends SSA on political matters, Ismaila Salami

The Senior Special Assistant to Alhaji Yahaya Bello of Kogi state, Mr Ismaila Salami ,has been suspended over what was alleged as an act...

Former Abia State Director Of Finance Claims Governor Kalu’s Company Was...

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has told the court that Jones Udeogu, a former Director of Finance and Accounts at the Abia...

2019: PDP Governor begs Buhari to seek re-election

The governor of Ebonyi State, David Umahi, who is one of the governors elected on the platform of main opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP,...

Governor Akeredolu, traditional rulers disagree on Amnesty program in Ondo

Traditional rulers in the riverine areas of Ondo State and the governor of the state, Mr. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu on Thursday disagreed on the location...

Zamfara ex-governor dumps PDP for APC

A former governor of Zamfara State, Alhaji Mahmuda Shinkafi, has joined the All Progressives Congress (APC). He picked his membership card at the party’s secretariat...

Obiano, the transformational Governor, say Uga and Ozobulu residents

The residents of Ozobulu and Uga respectively have lauded Governor Obiano of Anambra state for another...

Mambilla: Governor Ishaku expresses doubts over Buhari’s hydropower project

Governor of Taraba State, Darius Ishaku, has expressed reservations over the construction of the 3,050 megawatts Mambilla Hydropower Project approved by the Federal Executive...

Governor Wike berates Federal Government for clamping down on judges

Rivers Gov, Nyesom WikeOkafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt Rivers State Governor,...

Bayelsa Governor Backs Army Medical Outreach

Governor Seriake Dickson...

Kogi state governor and wife show off son who suffers from...

- Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello, and his wife, Amina Bello, step out with son who suffers from Cerebral Palsy- Kogi state first family...

We are not investigating Ogun governor – EFCC

Ibikunle Amosun, Ogun state governorThe Economic and Financial...

EFCC Denies Investigating Governor Amosun • Channels Television

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has denied reports that it is investigating the Governor of Ogun State, Senator Ibikunle Amosun. Head, Media and Publicity...

Niger Governor Sacks Commissioners Over Non-Performance • Channels Television

File photoNiger State Governor, Sani Bello, has dissolved the State Executive Council over non-performance. According to him, the commissioners were sacked as they were not...

Operation Crocodile Smile II: Bayelsa Governor tasks army on professionalism

The Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson has tasked the Nigerian Army on professionalism. The governor yesterday urged the army to be circumspect in its conduct...

Kano state governor escapes robbery attack ▷ NAIJ.COM

- Governor Abdullahi Ganduje escaped from a robbery attack on Thursday night- The robbers reportedly laid siege on Abuja-Jos highwayKano state governor, Dr Abdullahi...

Former Kaduna Governor Mukhtar Muhammad Is Dead • Channels Television

A former military governor of Kaduna State, Air Vice Marshal Mukhtar Muhammad (rtd), is dead. Family members of the late former governor, who hailed from...

Independence Anniversar: Governor Wike explains why Nigeria is not progressing

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that these are extraordinary times for the country,...

Gov. Masari Commends Akwa Ibom Governor Over Visit • Channels Television

The Katsina State Governor, Aminu Bello Masari has stated that history has shown that people of the South-South have remained political allies of people...

Governor Lalong loses younger brother

Simon Lalong, Plateau State GovernorGovernor Simon Lalong of...

The Latest: Governor warns against taking plane crash debris

ITTA BENA, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on the deadly military plane crash in Mississippi (all times local):5:30 p.m.Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant is warning...

California governor plans to host 2018 global climate summit

California Gov. Jerry Brown plans to convene a climate conference next year, his latest action to position the state as a leader in battling...

No rehearing for ex-Illinois Governor Blagojevich; appeal planned

A federal appeals court on Monday refused to reconsider its recent decision upholding former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich's corruption conviction and 14-year prison...

Texas Governor Greg Abbot sparks criticism for joke about shooting a...

Texas Governor Greg Abbott joked about shooting journalists while visiting a gun range to sign a bill lowering the cost of a handgun licence,...

New York governor urges Trump to provide emergency funds for Penn...

NEW YORK New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Sunday urged President Donald Trump to treat disruptions in train service at Manhattan's Pennsylvania Station...