Gov Sani Bello condemns kidnap of NSTA passengers, mobilize security agencies for rescue mission

Niger state Governor, Abubakar Sani Bello has condemned in strong terms the kidnap of about 20 passengers in Kundu village in Niger State. Governor Sani Bello in a statement described the incident as an act of inhumanity added that government will intensify efforts towards ensuring the safety of lives and property. The Governor maintained that his government will not surrender to criminals in form of bandits, kidnappers and cattle rustlers but will continue to utilize available resources and manpower to curb the menace. He further acknowledged the enormity of the…

STCOGA inaugurates new Executive Officers

Ladies of St.Teresa’s College Old Girls Association (STCOGA) Oke Ado Ibadan on Thursday, 11th February 2021, held the inauguration ceremony of a new set of National Executives to run the affairs of the association for the next two years. Speaking at the inauguration ceremony, the new National President of the association, Barr. Tayo Ladipo promised to take the STCOGA to greater heights, uphold all its values and do everything humanly possible to contribute positively to the growth of the Alumni. Also speaking at the inauguration, the Chairman of The Board of…

Gov. Bala Mohammed’s paradise for AK-47, cows and Fulani, By Festus Adedayo

At the risk of being charged for excessive hyperbolism, “AK-47,” “cows” and the word “Fulani” are the most notorious clichés on parade in Nigeria today. And, come to think of it, they are woven together in narratives of the affliction that threaten to tear Nigeria asunder today. As if by coincidence, the three also bear very similar traits that unite them. While the Fulani herdsman is one of the most ubiquitous tribes in Africa, encircling the region like a contagious pestilence and sowing tears and sorrows in their trails, the…

Gov Sani Bello sympathizes with ally, Sherif Balogun,over father’s death

Niger state Governor, Abubakar Sani Bello has condoled with the family of his friend and Associate Alhaji Sherif Tunde Balogun over the death of his father late Alhaji Abdulazeez Balogun. Governor Sani Bello who was at the deceased residence in Marafa Estate Kaduna said the vacuum created by the death of late Balogun can only be filled by Allah as he lived a selfless and dedicated life. The Governor said “loosing a loved one is painful but our solace is in Allah especially when we know that the deceased lived…

2022: Oyetola disowns campaign posters 

Osun Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, has disowned the 2022 Governorship campaign posters in his name, stated that he was still preoccupied with the delivery of quality service to the people of the State. He said governance was still uppermost in his mind and as such he would not want to be distracted at this critical stage of his tenure. He however called on those behind the posters to tarry a while and wait for the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to blow the whistle for the contest. Two media outfits, Osun…

NGF celebrates Bawa Bwari on daughter’s wedding

Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) has congratulated the former Chief Whip of National Assembly and Minister, Hon Abubakar Bawa Bwari on the conjugal bliss of his daughter. Niger State Governor,Abubakar Sani Bello who represented the NGF Chairman Dr. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State said marriage was among the  obligations of Muslims hence the NGF is felicitating with the couple and their parents on the occasion. The NGF Chairman appealed to the new couple to be tolerant with each other and adhere to the tenets of marriage. He then prayed that God…