Tag: Deputy Governor

Mazi EmekaJuly 2, 2016

Militants ‘invade’ Cross River government house

The Office of the Cross River state Governor was on Friday, allegedly taken over by 20 suspected Bakassi militants, who ...

Mazi EmekaJune 28, 2016

How militants attacked Ogun deputy governor’s entourage

Officials of the Nigerian Army and the Police Force were on Monday engaged in a 20-minute gun battle with militants ...

Mallam YeroMarch 30, 2016

‘I have never slapped anyone in my life’ – El-Rufai

Following reports that he got into a physical altercation with his deputy, the Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai said ...

Janeth JMarch 7, 2016

BREAKING: Yobe Deputy Governor, Abubakar Ali involved in auto accident

The deputy governor of Yobe state, Abubakar Ali was on Monday, involved in an auto accident. According to Premium Times, ...

Janeth JFebruary 9, 2016

Cross River governor forfeits salary; deputy, commissioners follow suit

Cross River State governor, Ben Ayade, has reportedly forfeited 80 per cent of his salary in order to accommodate the ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 8, 2015

Why I won’t serve as deputy governor to Bello – James Faleke

James Faleke, the deputy governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, in the Kogi election, says he won’t be present ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 21, 2015

Osun state students harass Deputy governor

Students in Osun state-owned tertiary institutions, on Monday, held hostage the deputy governor of the state, Titi Laoye-Tomori, at the ...

Janeth JAugust 17, 2015

Borno governor and army chief Buratai console late deputy governor’s family (PHOTOS)

Borno state governor, Kashim Shettima on Monday paid a condolence visit to the family members of the deputy governor of ...

Kolapo OlapojuMay 22, 2015

Impeached Deputy Governor of Ondo says he’ll be back

by Kolapo Olapoju The impeached Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Ali Olanusi, believes he will most likely return to his ...

Janeth JMay 5, 2015

This is how APC compensated the impeached deputy governor of Ondo

by Ranti Joseph The embattled deputy governor of Ondo state Ali Olanusi who was impeached recently has been appointed as ...

Janeth JApril 21, 2015

Today’s Daily Brief: Ondo Assembly serves impeachment notice on Dep. Gov’nor, Joe Biden hails GEJ’s leadership example, Ambode inaugurates transition committee, and more

Ondo State House of Assembly today served impeachment notice on the State Deputy Governor, Alhaji Ali Olanusi for alleged gross ...

Op-Ed EditorNovember 16, 2014

‘You are biased!’: Ogun Dep. Gov. calls out Tunde Fagbenle

by ‘Segun Adesegun The very fact that I do not talk to the press is born out of the fact ...

Isime EseneSeptember 2, 2014

Further humiliation: Impeached Enugu deputy governor redeployed to civil service

by Akan Ido Impeached Enugu deputy governor, Sunday Onyebuchi has been redeployed to the state Civil Service. Onyebuchi who recently got ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 28, 2014

And the new Deputy Governor of Enugu is… a pastor! [DETAILS]

by Kolapo Olapoju Following the impeachment of Sunday Onyebuchi on chicken-rearing charges, the Enugu State House of Assembly has confirmed ...

Isime EseneAugust 26, 2014

Enugu House impeaches Deputy Governor

by Isi Esene   The Enugu State House of Assembly has impeached the state Deputy Governor, Sunday Onyebuchi. The decision ...

November 22, 2013

Expect new generation naira notes before June next year – CBN

by Oke Efagene     The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has revealed plans to create a new generation of ...

November 15, 2013

Opinion: Dear CBN, no bank is too big to fail

by Abubakar Kasimu Abdullahi The Apex Bank need to critically monitor these said “Too Big to Fail” Banks as the ...

October 16, 2013

“Don’t try it again!”: Lagos deputy governor lays it on Iyanya’s dancers for ‘performing without underwear’ (PHOTOS)

by Oge Okonkwo MTN Lagos Street Soccer finals held on Sunday, October 13 2013  at the Campos Mini Stadium in Lagos ...

September 5, 2013

Taraba legislators insist Suntai resume as Governor

by Tutu Akinlabi The efforts of the Peoples Democratic Party reconciliation committee sent to make peace in Taraba State appear ...

May 4, 2013

Meet Modupe Adelabu, Ekiti Deputy Governor nominee

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi has forwarded the name of Chairperson of the State’s Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), ...

December 31, 2012

Lagos deputy governor’s residence catches fire, electrical fault blamed

by Isi Esene There was panic yesterday as news spread that the official residence of the deputy governor of Lagos, ...

December 20, 2012

Yakowa’s widow, 6 others in the running to become Kaduna’s deputy governor

by Rachel Ogbu No fewer than seven people are in the running to succeed Yakowa’s deputy, Alhaji Ramalan Yero, who was sworn ...

November 14, 2012

TICKER: It’s official: Deputy governor takes charge in Taraba as governor remains hospitalised

The Taraba State House of Assembly on Wednesday morning passed a resolution empowering Deputy Governor Garba Umar to step into the capacity ...

November 4, 2012

Pioneer: Valerie Ebe becomes Akwa Ibom’s first female deputy governor – in addition to female chief judge and female head of service

  by Isi Esene Akwa Ibom state yesterday got its first female deputy governor as the Chief Judge of the ...

November 1, 2012

#IbomPolitico: Real reasons why Akwa Ibom deputy governor resigned

by Isi Esene There are indications that the deputy governor of Akwa Ibom State, Nsima Ekere, who tendered his resignation ...

October 4, 2012

TICKER: #JustHappened: Taraba Deputy Governor impeached

0 members of the state parliament supported his removal from office. The embattled deputy governor of Taraba State, Sani Abubakar, ...

September 5, 2012

TICKER: Taraba Assembly set to impeach deputy governor

MEMBERS of the Taraba State House of Assembly have begun a move to impeach the Deputy Governor, Alhaji Sani Abubakar ...

August 12, 2012

Police mistakenly open fire on Yobe deputy governor’s convoy

by Mayowa Salami The vehicle conveying the state security details attached to the office of the Deputy Governor of Yobe ...

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