Rivers: Fubara’s Chief of Staff resigns

By Channels Television Rivers State Commissioner for Information, Joe Johnson, has confirmed the resignation of Chidi Amadi, the Chief of Staff to Governor Siminalayi Fubara. The Commissioner said Amadi resigned his appointment at about the time some cabinet members turned in their resignation letters in December 2023. He did not state the reasons given by […]

Fubara absent at Wike’s luncheon, ex-commissioners pledge loyalty to FCT Minister

Rivers Ex-Commissioner of Works, George-Kelly Alabo (middle) and others at a luncheon on January 7, 2024 The protracted feud between Rivers State Governor, Siminalaye Fubara; and his predecessor, Nyesom Wike, may have been publicly resolved with the “intervention” of President Bola Tinubu last December but the camaraderie hitherto shared by the two gladiators cannot be […]

We will know who is in charge when the time comes – Wike

Rivers crisis: We’ll know who is in charge when time comes, says Wike 6th January 2024 Nyesom Wike By Dennis Naku The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Nyesom Wike, on Saturday, visited the National Vice Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Chief Victor Giadom, raising speculation of another round of political realignment. Wike, who arrived […]

Edo 2024: My decision to run for governorship is divine, Obaseki against God’s plan – Philip Shaibu

By Seun Opejobi The deputy Governor of Edo State, Philip Shaibu has said his decision to run for governorship was divine. Shaibu, however, said despite receiving divine signals to run for the election, Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has his own plan. Speaking during an interview on a private broadcast television station in Lagos, […]

Southwest governors to collaborate with Akeredolu’s family to give ex-Ondo gov befitting burial

Yinka Adeniran, IbadanDecember 29, 2023 Governors of the six states of the southwest of the country including, Lagos, Oyo, Osun, Ogun, and Ekiti under the aegis of Southwest Governors Forum will be collaborating with their Ondo state counterpart to give the late governor of the state, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu a befitting burial. The Forum said it […]

Drama as Akeredolu’s daughter orders journalists to leave father’s residence

  By Adeola Badru, Ibadan A dramatic scene unfolded yesterday at the Ibadan private residence of the late Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu. The presence of journalists that converged to cover the condolence visit of the chairman of the Nigerian Governors’ Forum, Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq and his Oyo State counterpart, Seyi Makinde to the deceased […]

Ondo State Governor, Akeredolu dies at 67 from Prostate cancer

Akeredolu died of prostrate cancer in Germany, says Ondo State govt Late Governor Rotimi Akeredolu     By Dayo Johnson, Akure   A statement by the state information and Orientation commissioner Mrs Bamidele Ademola-Olateju, confirmed this in Akure, the state capital. Ademola-Olateju said that “Mr Governor peacefully departed from this world in the early hours […]

Rivers crisis: Wike’s loyalists restrategise over Fubara’s impeachment

  By Olugbenga Ige Members of the Rivers State House of Assembly loyal to the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Nyesom Wike, are reportedly insisting on impeaching Governor Siminlayi Fubara of Rivers State. Naija News gathered that the members loyal to Wike were reportedly unrelenting in their plan to remove the governor, months […]

Gov Sule presents N199.9bn 2024 budget to Nasarawa State Assembly

From Abel Leonard, Lafia Gov. Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State, has presented the 2024 budget proposal of N199.9 billion to the State House of Assembly for consideration and approval. The Acting Speaker of the State Assembly, Rt. Hon. Abel Yakubu Bala while receiving the budget in Lafia on Friday assured Gov. Sule and the people of […]

Video: Imo State University students ‘embarrass’ Uzodinma during election campaign

  By Rachel Okporu Fadoju Students of the Imo State University (IMSU) on Monday, made a mockery of Governor Hope Uzodinma, during a visit to the institution for his campaign, ahead of Saturday’s gubernatorial election. Naija News reports that the state will be electing its next governor on Saturday in a contest which is already […]


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