Hunkuyi,Dr Danfulani others challenge suspension from Kaduna PDP

110 ViewsSenator Suleiman Uthman Hunkuyi and 6 others that were suspended by the PDP in Kaduna state recently,,have dragged the state chapter of the party before the National Vice Chairman, North-West Zone of the party, challenging their suspension. They also challenged the powers of the caretaker committee that set up the 7-man disciplinary committee, to investigate them. Hunkuyi, Hon. Hashim Garba, Dr Mato Dogara, Ibrahim Lazuru, Dr John Danfulani, Lawal Imam Adamu and Ubale Salmanduna were suspended by the Kaduna State PDP caretaker committee over alleged anti party activities and…

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Buhari signs Executive order for compliance with financial autonomy to states legislature and judiciary in Nigeria

121 ViewsPresident Muhammadu Buhari has signed an executive order for compliance with granting financial autonomy to states legislature and judiciary in Nigeria. The order signed is to implement the provisions of the constitution that allows for financial autonomy for states assembly and the Judiciary. The President wrote on twitter Friday, “Based on the power vested in me under Section 5 of the 1999 Constitution (as Amended), I, today, signed into law Executive Order No. 10 of 2020 for the implementation of Financial Autonomy of State Legislature and State Judiciary”. “This…

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THE CRY CRY BABY, THE 4TH TIME BEN AYADE WILL CRY IN VAIN. BY AGBA JALINGO

121 Views  “Ayade, The Cry Cry Baby In Peregrino House” I would rather tax my intellect to prosperity than taxing my people because we have sufficient education, exposure and experience, which we need to bring to bear for the prosperity of our people, which is why they elected us. BY AGBA JALINGOMAY 22, 2020 Yesterday, my governor, Senator Ben Ayade cried AGAIN while launching the anti-taxation agency in Calabar. The agency is meant to ensure low income earners do not pay taxes in Cross River state. His tears actually touched…

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States to get $1.5bn from World Bank as COVID-19 economic stimulus — Minister

154 ViewsThe World Bank has got a proposal of 1.5 billion dollars to states as part economic stimulus to cushion the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, says Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed. Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed. [Twitter/@NGRPresident] Ahmed briefed State House correspondents on Thursday after the virtual National Economic Council (NEC) meeting anchored from the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The first ever virtual NEC meeting and the fourth for the year, was presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. The World Bank maintains that the impact of the COVID-19 on…

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Buhari will sit at home with his family to observe Eid prayers with family

178 ViewsBuhari says he’ll be adhering to measures put in place to combat the spread of the coronavirus disease. President Muhammadu Buhari will remain in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja to observe Eid prayers to mark the end of the Ramadan fast this weekend. The president usually flies to his native Daura in Katsina State to celebrate the annual religious event, with prayers observed in large crowds that gather at the mosque. However, the presidency said in a statement on Friday, May 22, 2020 that Buhari will be conducting…

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Breaking : Chelsea to support N’Golo Kante on decision to avoid training

100 ViewsChelsea has decided that the club will continue to lend full support to its midfielder, N’Golo Kante, after the 29-year-old decided to stay away from the club’s training due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. According to The Sun, Chelsea could even permit Kante to miss the rest of the Premier League campaign. Kante’s season had already been interrupted by a series of minor injuries, Chelsea’s forward, Kante expressed safety concerns over a return to Chelsea’s training amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The France World Cup winner decided against training on…

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