Some FCT natives pray court to affirm their rights to ownership to ancestral communities

Some natives of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have asked the High Court of FCT to make an order, affirming their rights to the ownership of their ancestral homelands and communities.Counsel to the plaintiffs, Musa Baba-Panya, told the presiding judge, Justice Abubakar Kutigi, in Abuja.The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the plaintiffs; Adamu Isyaku, Abdulrahaman Salihu, Ibrahim Madalla, Adamu Guniya, and Haruna Lauya … Continue reading Some FCT natives pray court to affirm their rights to ownership to ancestral communities

National Assembly upgrades Adeyemi College of Education to full fledged varsity

The National Assembly on Wednesday passed a bill to upgrade Adeyemi College of Education to a full-fledged university. The development followed the concurrence of the Senate to the House of Representatives Bill which was earlier passed at the Green Chamber. The institution will now be known as Adeyemi Federal University of Education, Ondo after the Senate passed the bill for third reading. The President of … Continue reading National Assembly upgrades Adeyemi College of Education to full fledged varsity

FG spends N1.5bn on slums upgrade in Nigeria

Federal Government, yesterday, said that it has sunk over N1.5 billion to execute urban renewal and slum upgrading. Speaking at the World Habitats Day, organised by the Ministry of Works and Housing, in Abuja, the Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola said that in the last five years, the government has provided solar-powered street lights at Ohanku, Aba, Abia State; Namso Street, Kaduna; … Continue reading FG spends N1.5bn on slums upgrade in Nigeria

South West states working together on Agric development- Akeredolu

The chairman, South West Governors Forum, and Governor of Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu has disclosed that the six Governors of the region are already working together to develop the agriculture sector.  This is even as he called on the Federal Government to look into the establishment of the Deep Sea Port in the state. Governor Akeredolu noted that the proposed Port Ondo will go a long … Continue reading South West states working together on Agric development- Akeredolu

Akeredolu Replies El-Rufai : Anti-Open Grazing Law Has Come To Stay, Says Kaduna Governor’s Attack On Southern Governors Devious, A Hysterical Ploy To Externalise Banditry

Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State today fired a Salvo in the direction of the Kaduna State Governor’s criticism of the ban on open grazing by southern governors. Akeredolu who is also the chairman of the Southern Governors Forum said the anti-Open Grazing law has come to stay. Akeredolu said this while responding to the comment of Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna, who said the … Continue reading Akeredolu Replies El-Rufai : Anti-Open Grazing Law Has Come To Stay, Says Kaduna Governor’s Attack On Southern Governors Devious, A Hysterical Ploy To Externalise Banditry

Any Party Who Fields A Northern Candidate During 2023 Presidential Election Will, Lose Southerners’ Support – Akeredolu

The Governor of Ondo State, Mr Rotimi Akeredolu, has said any political party that fields a northern candidate for presidency in 2023 risks losing the support of southerners. Akeredolu made this known on Friday in an interview on Channels Television. While speaking on the resolutions of the Southern Governors’ Forum on the 2023 elections and the fact that the presidency must be zoned to the … Continue reading Any Party Who Fields A Northern Candidate During 2023 Presidential Election Will, Lose Southerners’ Support – Akeredolu

Open Grazing Law: I’m prepared to protect my people – Akeredolu

Ondo State Governor Mr Rotimi Akeredolu has reiterated his administration’s resolve to protect the lives of the people of the state. Governor Akeredolu said although the recent anti-open grazing law put in place in the state was not pleasing to some people, he vowed to stand by it and ensure that farmers are saved from losing their farm crops as a result of the outdated … Continue reading Open Grazing Law: I’m prepared to protect my people – Akeredolu

Nigeria may soon become ungovernable to the ruling class– lf, says Melafia

Nigeria fallen from grace, parades 90 million destitute poor, 50 percent from North … 20million children out of school, into drug abuse, 80 percent in Kano alon… … Unemployment rate is 33 percent, youth forming 40 percent …Buhari pushing for the Islamisation, Fulanisation of Nigeria …Two million Nigerians killed silently, 3000 churches destroyed …Dip of naira in foreign exchange market due to bad policies Former … Continue reading Nigeria may soon become ungovernable to the ruling class– lf, says Melafia

Gunmen Kidnap 18 Lagos-bound Passengers In Ondo

Unknown gunmen have kidnapped 18 passengers heading to Lagos in Ondo State. The travellers were attacked and kidnapped along the Idoani-Ifira road in Akoko axis of the state on Wednesday evening. The incident occurred at a failed portion of the Idoani-Ifira road in Akoko South-East local government area of the state. It was learnt that there were sporadic shootings while the gunmen carried out their … Continue reading Gunmen Kidnap 18 Lagos-bound Passengers In Ondo

Open Grazing: No culture permits banditry, rape, kidnapping, Southern govs blast Miyetti Allah

…Anti open grazing law will be enforced vigorously … No bandit will operate under any dubious guise … its arrogance, indulgence has taken too far to seek to take over people’s lands Chairman of the Southern Governors Forum, Rotimi Akeredolu has tackled the Fulani Socio-Cultural Association, Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, for opposing the enactment of anti-open grazing law by governors in the region saying that … Continue reading Open Grazing: No culture permits banditry, rape, kidnapping, Southern govs blast Miyetti Allah