Tag: commissioners

Police, soldiers foil Boko Haram attack on Borno commissioners, kill 7

Boko Haram terrorists were killed when the Police and Army repelled an assault on a convoy of some top Borno government officials. Commissioners for Justice – Kakashehu Lawal; Rehabilitation, Reconstruction…

Sokoto: Bandits kill 1, abduct 2 after kidnapping commissioner’s relatives

Bandits attacked Saketa community of Dingyadi village in Sokoto State on Thursday. The assailants killed one person and abducted two others. Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Sunusi Abubakar confirmed the…

Edo APC accuses governor of operating without commissioners for 3 months

From Tony Osauzo, Benin ‎The Edo State Caretaker Committee Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Col David Imuse (retd), has criticised what he termed ‘unwarranted delay’ by Governor Godwin…

Yahaya sacks three commissioners, reshuffles cabinet

By Sola Shittu, Gombe Gombe Governor Inuwa Yahaya has sacked three commissioners and reassigned portfolios to six others. The sacked Commissioners are: Alhassan Ibrahim Kwami Information & Culture; Dr. Ahmed…

Why women commissioners were sacked in Kwara ●

The choice of Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara State to sack his commissioners after one yr has elicited combined reactions. While the opposition Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) has described the…

IGP appoints new commissioners for Sokoto, Delta, Adamawa, Imo, Ebonyi others

Molly Kilete, Abuja The Inspector-General of Police(IGP) Mohammed Adamu, has announced the posting new commissioner of police for Sokoto, Oyo, Enugu, Cross Rivers, Ebonyi, Adamawa, Imo, Kebbi and Delta states.The…

Court remands Delta council chairman for attacking Commissioner’s residence

The chairman of Patani Local Government Area, Delta has been sentenced to prison by a magistrate court sitting in Asaba for allegedly violating the home of the state’s commissioner for Power…

Buhari Condoles With Kogi Governor Over RMAFC Commissioner’s Death

President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi on the passing of Suleiman Abdul, Federal Commissioner representing Kogi in the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC). The…

Onochie: APC Defends Buhari, Lists PDP Members That Are Also INEC Commissioners

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has defended the decision of President Muhammadu Buhari to nominate Lauretta Onochie as an Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) National Commissioner. It will be recalled…

President Buhari Nominates His Media Aide, Onochie, 3 Others As INEC Commissioners

Lauretta Onochie, the Special Assistant on Social Media to the President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari has been nominated as a National Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), representing…

BREAKING: Buhari nominates media aide, three others as INEC Commissioners

By Sanni Onogu, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated his Special Assistant on Social Media, Mrs. Lauretta Onochie, for screening and confirmation as a National Commissioner of the Independent National…

Ikpeazu swears in 2 new commissioners, LG boss

Okey Sampson, UmuahiaGovernor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has sworn in two new Commissioners and the new Transition Committee Chairman for Umunneochi LGA.During the ceremony in Umuahia, Ikpeazu charged them…

Fayemi swears in new commissioners, special advisers

Priscilla Ediare, Ado-Ekiti Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi on Monday inaugurated eight newly-appointed Commissioners and seven Special Advisers with a charge to them to avoid any form of distraction in…

Ekiti Assembly approves 7 commissioners, 7 special adviser nominees

Priscilla Ediare, Ado-Ekiti The Ekiti State House of Assembly has approved seven Commissioners and seven Special Adviser nomineees presented by Governor Kayode Fayemi. The Assembly had last Tuesday received the…

Edo, Ondo guber: IGP orders commissioners to mop-up illegal weapons, curb movement of political thugs, criminals nationwide

Molly Kiley, Abuja The Inspector-General of Police(IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has directed state commissioners of police especially those in Edo and Ondo states toidentify, isolate, disarm, arrest and prosecute any individual(s)…