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FG announce Tuesday 9, Wednesday 10th April as Sallah Holidays, President Tinubu arrives Lagos.

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The Federal Government has declared Tuesday and Wednesday, April 9 and 10, 2024, as public holidays to mark the Eid-el-Fitr celebration.

The Minister of Interior, Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo, disclosed this in a statement on Sunday by the ministry’s Permanent Secretary, Aishetu Ndayako.12

 

Meanwhile, President Bola Tinubu arrived Lagos in on Sunday ahead the Eid-el-Fitr celebration.

 

Tinubu was welcomed at the presidential wing of Murtala Muhammed International Airport by the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, among other top officials in government.

The President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Ajuri Ngelale, had in a Saturday statement disclosed Tinubu would mark the end of Ramadan fasting in Lagos.

Ngelale said, “In deference to the solemn occasion, which marks the end of Ramadan, the President will observe the moment in prayers for Nigeria and with family.”

Ngelale who did not specify the date of Tinubu’s return said the Nigerian leader would “continue official duties during and after the Eid-el-Fitr holidays.”

Also, the Vice-President, Kashim Shettima, on Sunday, arrived in Maiduguri ahead of the Eid-El-Fitr celebration.

The News Agency of Nigeria reports that on arrival at the Muhammadu Buhari International Airport, Maiduguri, Shettima was received by the Borno Deputy Governor, Alhaji Umar Kadafur, members of the State Executive Council, and party chieftains.

Meanwhile, security has been beefed up in Maiduguri and environs as usual during such festive periods.

The Eid-El-Fitr celebration marking the end of Ramadan fasting is expected to hold either Tuesday or Wednesday depending on the Lunar calendar heralding the new Islamic month of Shawwal.

 

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Umuororonjo community celebrates as new interim youth executives are sworn in by the Sole Administrator of Owerri Municipal Council,Hon Chidiebere Emeribe.

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PEACE, STABILITY AND TRANQUILITY A MEDIATOR OF PROGRESS AND GROWTH,A DEFINITION OF TRUE LEADERSHIP EXHIBITION

13-6-24

….-Umuororonjo community celebrates as new interim youth executives are sworn in by the Sole Administrator of Owerri Municipal Council,Hon Chidiebere Emeribe..

…Let your leadership quota and skills be one that communicates unity, togetherness, accessibility/inclusion and peace as you get to work as the youth leadership arm of Umuororonjo. These were the watch words of the Sole Administrator as he inaugurated the youth leadership arm of the community.

In his tremendous pursuit and regard to the achievement of peace, tranquility and stability across the municipality of Owerri,the Sole Administrator today received the new interim executives of the youth organisation wherein he observed and performed the inaugural ordinances.

He commended their partnership with the innovative and dynamic government of H. E. Dist. Sen. Hope Uzodinma and heartily assured them that the 3R government is ever ready to provide assistance and support to the youth leadership whenever called upon as the youth arm is the proactive and visible force of every generation..

He solicited them to observe legality in the discharge of duties to the people and always accord regards in ensuring that the welfare and security of the people is an utmost priority,having in mind that Owerri Municipal is the center and heart of the state and to such should at all times remain and be a monumental profile of positive emulative reference.

The newly elected chairman commended the Sole Administrator as a man of indefatigable character, outstanding and astute in his antecedents. He appreciated the honour of being called to serve by his people and pledged his unwavering support to the proactive 3R government of the governor and to the people whom he is called to serve. He vividly clarified that his leadership arm is one which is poised and positioned to ensuring that the unity,welfare and security of the people is topnotch and duly observed.

In conclusion the Sole Administrator under the auspices of his official portfolio together with the PG and notable elders and bodies of the community inaugurated the following as the leadership arm of Umuororonjo youth organisation:-

1:Austin Osita Agbugba
(Chairman)

2:Paschal Ujah Jr.
(Secretary)

3:Obinna Obodo
(Member)

4:Dan Oluigbo
(Member)

5:Ozobia Ozuzu
(Member)

6:Gideon Onyegbula
(Member)

7:Chinedu Mmanuaka
(Member)

8:Barr. Henry Oparanozie
(Member)

9:Chibuike Oparaugo
(Member)

10: Ugochukwu Njoke
(Member)

11:Kelechi Nnawuchi
(Member)

12:Umunna Nwanzuruike
(Member)

13: George Anyanwu
(Member)…

 

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EFCC forms a team to investigate El-Rufai and others over alleged N423 billion fraud.

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has assembled a group of investigators to examine the alleged mishandling of N423 billion by ex-Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai and certain prominent figures in his administration.

The former governor will be summoned by the investigators for questioning.

Others set to be questioned include individuals who held the position of Finance commissioners between May 29, 2015, and May 29, 2023; all the accountant generals during his eight-year tenure, and the chairpersons of the Kaduna State Internal Revenue Service (KADIRS) from 2018 to 2023.
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AGAIN PETER OBI UPHOLDS GOV OTTI FOR HIS EXCELLENCE IN GOVERNANCE

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FORMER GOVERNOR OF ANAMBRA STATE HIS EXCELLENCY PETER OBI HAS AGAIN UPHOLD GOV OTTI FOR HIS EXCELLENCE IN GOVERNANCE

CHARLES: Are there governors who have distinguished themselves in the act of governance in this administration?

PETER OBI: (with incredible speed) Gov. Alex C. Otti of Abia State, of course!

CHARLES: Is it bcos he’s part of your party?

PO: No. I take my readings from the people. Go & verify!

Peter Obi on Arise Tv earlier today

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