*Lagos raises alarm over ‘fake’ Safety Officers (NewTelegraph) *Sanwo-Olu, Adeboye stress importance of traditional rulers in government (Vanguard)

Lagos raises alarm over ‘fake’ Safety Officers (NewTelegraph) The Director General, Lagos State Safety Commission, Mr. Lanre Mojola has raised the alarm over influx of touts who claim to be safety Officers to swindle unsuspecting firms and other member of…

Fish out FUOYE killer cops, Fayemi tells CP (Punch)

The Governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has demanded that the Commissioner of Police in the state fish out the policemen responsible for the killing of two students of the Federal University, Oye-Ekiti during a protest last Tuesday. Fayemi…

Sanwo-Olu in Abuja for security meeting with Buhari, governors and service chiefs

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu was in Abuja to attend a security meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, governors and service chiefs on Friday, June 7, 2019. His counterparts from Ondo State, Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu; Osun State,…

Insecurity: South-west governors set to hold summit

Worried about the growing spate of insecurity in the region, Governors of the south-west zone have decided to hold a regional security summit that will bring all critical stakeholders together to brainstorm on how to stem the tide. An Alausa…

Our investment in critical infrastructure to attract investors to Bayelsa, says Dickson

Bayelsa State Governor, Henry Seriake Dickson, has said his administration has focused on building critical infrastructure that drive economic growth in order to attract investors to the state. He stated this at the Africa CEO Forum in Kigali, Rwanda, where…

2019: Opposition parties kick as Buhari gets attestation of result from WAEC (Punch) * Fayemi moves to reposition education in Ekiti (Guardian)

2019: Opposition parties kick as Buhari gets attestation of result from WAEC (Punch) Opposition political parties under the aegis of the Coalition of United Political Parties have described as suspicious the Friday’s presentation of the attestation of result to President…

APC convention: Buhari polls 14.8m votes to emerge party candidate (Punch)

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has announced that President Muhammadu Buhari polled a total of 14, 842,072 across the 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory during the party’s direct Presidential Primary to emerge as its 2019 candidate. Governor-Elect of…

Kayode Fayemi: I wasn’t born with Silver Spoon but had comfortable upbringing (ThisDay)

Where did you spend your formative years? I spent my formative years in Ibadan. I was born in Ibadan at Adeoyo General Hospital. My parents were in Ibadan- my father was a civil servant in the defunct Western Region while…

Fayemi unveils transition committee members (Punch)

The Ekiti State Governor-elect, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has raised a Governorship Transition Committee that will liaise with the outgoing administration for a smooth handover on October 16. The 32-member committee is chaired by a former member of the National Assembly,…

Fayose replies Fayemi on alleged illegal appointments (SUN)

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has replied governor-elect, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, on the latter’s allegation that he (Fayose) might be carrying out illegal appointments into some government parastatals and particularly the College of Education, Ikere. Fayemi had warned against…

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