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Akwa Ibom Governor Sacks Commissioner For Insulting Akpabio

By   /  January 6, 2018  /  South-South  /  No Comments

Governor Udom Emmanuel has sacked the Commissioner of Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs,   Mr Udo Ekpenyong, for allegedly insulting the former Governor, Senator Godswill Akpabio. The sunnewsonline.com reports that Udo Ekpenyong who until yesterday manned the state ministry of local government and chieftaincy affairs, was sacked through a terse press release signed by the state […]

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Cross River Signs Mou With Firm For Tinapa Lakeside Hotel Upgrade, Obudu Ranch Resort

By   /  December 30, 2017  /  South-South  /  No Comments

The Cross River State Government Monday entered a memorandum of understanding with Mac Reeds and Tom Consortium to take over the running of Tinapa Lakeside Resort in Calabar and Obudu Cattle Ranch Resort in Obanliku Officials of Cross River State Government the management team of Mac Reeds and Tom Consortium after the signing of Memorandum […]

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Plot To Install Frank Archibong As Eket Chairman Thickens, Despite Public Denials By Governor Udom Emmanuel

By   /  September 10, 2017  /  South-South  /  No Comments

Ifiok Okon In what may seem to be a plot to install Frank Archibong, the Transition committee Chairman of Eket, as the substantive Chairman of the local government, highly placed sources who confided in our Reporter, said Udom Emmanuel, the Akwa Ibom State Governor, has allegedly given a marching order to PDP stakeholders to deliver […]

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Jonathan Disowns Turnah, Says I’m Not Quarreling With Dickson

By   /  September 7, 2017  /  South-South  /  No Comments

Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan has distanced himself from recent comments by former Special Adviser to the Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), George Turnah against Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson. According to the former President, contrary to insinuations in some quarters, he was not behind Turnah’s personal fight with the governor […]

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Delta Decides Coordinator, Darlington Loses Father

By   /  July 31, 2017  /  South-South  /  No Comments

The father of Delta Decides coordinator, Mr. Darlington Okonma is dead. Late Jonny Okonma died on Friday at University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) after a brief illness. He died at the age of 70 years. Delta Decides Board of Trustees Chairman, Comr. Egbonimali Shedrack, in a press statement issued on Saturday, announced the death. […]

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Edo House Of Assembly Confirms 18 Commissioner Nominees

By   /  June 29, 2017  /  South-South  /  No Comments

The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Governor Godwin Obaseki had on June 20 forwarded the 18-man The Edo State House of Assembly on Wednesday confirmed 18 nominees as commissioners in the state. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Governor Godwin Obaseki had on June 20 forwarded the 18-man list to the House for […]

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Governor Obaseki Of Edo State Appoints 7 Special Advisers

By   /  June 21, 2017  /  South-South  /  No Comments

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has confirmed the appointments of 7 Special Advisers, This is in line with the governor’s promise an interview, which he granted after the Appeal Court judgement in Edo State, to roll out his appointments. The special advisers are listed below as; 1: Chief Osaro Idah (Special Adviser on Political […]

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Full List Of Edo State Commissioner Nominees Submitted By Gov Obaseki To Edo Assembly

By   /  June 20, 2017  /  South-South  /  No Comments

Below are the list of Commissioner-Nominees presented by Governor Godwin Obaseki to the Edo State House of Assembly for confirmation. The nominees are:  LGA                  NAME Akoko-Edo: Hon Yekini Idaiye   Egor: Hon. Paul Ohonbamu   Esan Central: Barr. E. Agbale   Esan NE: Barr. Emmanuel Usoh   […]

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I Did Not Order Shooting Of Students – Asu Okang

By   /  May 30, 2017  /  South-South  /  No Comments

The  Commissioner for Youth and Sports in Cross River State, Mr. Asu Okang says he did not order the shooting of students contrary to information being peddled, that he ordered the shooting of some students who came to commiserate with CROSS RIVER @50. Sources say, the incident which took place at the ministry’s premises, where […]

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Edo Govt. Set To Prosecute Forest Reserve Encroachers

By   /  April 26, 2017  /  South-South  /  No Comments

Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki said his administration is set to prosecute and punish those encroaching on the state’s forest reserve, especially Ogba Zoological Garden in Ogba Community of the state. He made this known while receiving management and staff of Forest Research Institute of Nigeria (FRIN), led by the Executive Director, Adeshola Adepoju, […]

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