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LEADERSHIP Group Pays Condolence Visit To Abu’s Family

The management of LEADERSHIP Group, yesterday paid a condolence visit to the Friday editor, Mr. Richard Abu, who lost his only wife. The editorial director, Mr. George Agba who led the management of LEADERSHIP Group, on the condolence visit on behalf of the chairman of LEADERSHIP Group, Mr Sam Nda-Isaiah, …

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Cracks In Imo Assembly As Faction Begins Impeachment Of Speaker

All may not be well with the Imo State House of Assembly as 22 members have allegedly endorsed impeachment proceedings against the speaker, Rt Hon Chiji Collins. Currently, the House was shut down for fumigation exercise following the infection of some lawmakers about two weeks ago. The member representing Oguta …

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Speaker Niger Assembly Decries Poor Finance Of States

The speaker of Niger State House of Assembly, Abdullahi Wuse has said that state governments are in bad shape financially and that Niger State needs to improve on its revenue base. Wuse said this yesterday while receiving the members of Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Minna. He spoke on the backdrop of  …

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UN Writes Sanwo-Olu On Water Situation In Lagos

The United Nations (UN) has expressed grave concern about the Lagos State government’s renewed plans to privatise important parts of its water system despite widespread public opposition. In a letter sent to Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on January 15, 2020 which only came to light last week, the UN cautioned against …

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Aderinto joins race for UI VC job

From Yinka Adeniran, Ibadan The former Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic), University of Ibadan (UI), Prof. Adeyinka Aderinto, yesterday joined the race to become the 13th vice chancellor of the university. Aderinto, the Head, Department of Sociology, is believed to be one of the strong candidates likely to succeed Vice Chancellor …

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