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I Had Jets Before Becoming Governor – Okorocha

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, on Thursday said he bought his private jets before he became governor in 2011, contrary to publications in the media that he has bought two private jets since he was elected into office. Okorocha, who was reacting to statement by workers in the state that he should sell his private jets and use the proceeds ... Read More »

Governor Denies;Amaechi Says He Left N10bn For Wike

Former Rivers State Governor, Chibuike Amaechi has said he left a balance of between N8 to N10billion for his successor, Governor Nyesom Wike. In a statement from his from his media office yesterday, the former governor denied that he handed over an empty treasury to his successor. According to the statement, a total of N7.5 billion cash was left behind ... Read More »

Happy Birthday; Lagos State Governor Ambode Is A Year Older Today.

Lagos State Governor,Akinwunmi Ambode is 52-years-old today, June 14, 2015. Ambode was born on June 14, 1963, to Festus Akinwale Ambode and Christianah Oluleye Ambode as the sixth of ten children. He was sworn into office as Governor on Friday, May 29, 2015, and previously served as Accountant-General of the state. While speaking on the occasion, Ambode’s Chief Press Secretary, ... Read More »

Akwa Ibom Government Inaugurates Technical Committee For Actualization Of Deep Seaport

Akwa Ibom State Governor Udom Emmanuel has inaugurated a 10-member Technical Committee on the actualisation of Ibom Deep Seaport, with an assignment to pilot the process for the actualization of the project on or before December 31, 2018. Speaking on Thursday, after the inauguration of the committee, Emmanuel mandated the members to draw up a road map in collaboration with ... Read More »

Governor Wike Swears in Commissioners in Rivers State (See Photos)

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike this morning swore in Commissioners into his cabinet at the Government House. Those sworn in by the Governor include : Mr. Kenneth Kobani, Secretary to the State Government, Engr. Emeka Woke, Chief of Staff, Government House, Mr Emma Okah, Commissioner for Housing, Mr Emmanuel Aguma, Attorney-General of the state, Mrs Onimim Jack, Commissioner for Agriculture, ... Read More »

Governor Ambode Of Lagos State To Provide 20 New Rural Roads In Each LGA Every Year

Ambode, said this during a meeting with members of the Neighborhood Watch and Community Development Committees, CDCs, at the Lagos House, Alausa, Ikeja. Ambode, who was represented at the event by his Deputy, Dr. Oluranti Adebule, said his administration’s policy is to give back government to the communities. He also appreciated the contributions of the Neighbourhood Watch members to the ... Read More »

Governor Ikpeazu Drops ‘His Excellency’ Title, Bans Use Of Portrait On Billboards

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has formally directed that the titles ‘His Excellency’ and ‘Executive’ be dropped in all official and informal communication with him. He would rather prefer to be addressed simply as Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, Governor of Abia State. In a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Godwin Adindu on Friday, the governor stressed that all ... Read More »

Governor Fashola Tells Lagosians GoodBye

Governor Babatunde Raji Fashola has wished Lagosians goodbye few minutes ago on his official Twitter page (see below), saying he is ready to leave office. We just hope the incoming Governor will work, we really hope so. God bless Fashola and we wish him all the best in his future endeavours. Read More »

official portrait of incoming Lagos governor produced by TY Bello

In anticipation of his swearing-in as the next Governor of Lagos state for the next 4 years on Friday, May 29, 2015, Lagos State governor-elect, Akinwunmi Ambode has released his official portrait. The official portrait was released on Sunday, May 24, 2014 and Ambode has indicated that he wants to be addressed simply as Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, the Governor of ... Read More »

Governor Oshiomhole Says I Met My Wife A Virgin

Hmmm our comrade governor is really enjoying oh! Governor Adams Oshiomhole made some interesting and inspiring revelations at his wedding thanksgiving service. Many were shocked to hear that he met his new wife, Lara Fortes, a virgin. His words: “I can boldly tell all of you that I was a very principled man during my first marriage, I didn’t succumb ... Read More »

Governor Fayose Given 5-Day Ultimatum To Rescue Kidnapped Lecturers

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, Ekiti State University chapter, on Monday, gave a five-day ultimatum to the state government to secure the release of their colleagues from the kidnappers’ den. According to the lecturers, if their colleagues are not rescued within the time-frame, they would embark on an indefinite strike. They revealed that five teachers were kidnapped at different ... Read More »

NYSC Begs Lagos State Governor Fashola For A Befitting Orientation Camp

The Lagos State Coordinator of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Cyril Akhanemhe, has appealed to the Lagos State Government to provide a more befitting permanent orientation camp in the state. Akhanemhe made the appeal at the NYSC Orientation Camp, in Iyana-Ipaja, during the swearing-in ceremony of the 2015 Batch ‘A’ Stream I corps members, deployed to Lagos State. According ... Read More »

Impeached PDP Deputy Governor of Ondo State Becomes member of APC BOT

The freshly impeached deputy governor of Ondo state Alhaji Ali Olanusi has been compensated by the All Progressives Congress. The 73-year-old who was ousted last week has been appointed as a member of the Board of Trustees, BoT, of the party. This was contained in a letter signed by the secretary of the Party’s National Executive Committee, NEC, Hon. Mai ... Read More »

Governor Fashola Moves To Power Schools, Hospitals With Solar

The Governor of Lagos State, Mr Babatunde Fashola (SAN), on Friday said that the state government had concluded plans to generate five megawatts through the Lagos Solar Project, for schools and healthcare centres. Fashola, represented by the Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Mrs Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire, disclosed this at the official commissioning of the Lagos Solar Project in Lagos. The governor ... Read More »