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Gov. Ahmed of Kwara approves new appointments

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Governor Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State, Tuesday, approved the appointments of new Special Advisers, Senior Special Assistants and Special Assistants. FELLOW PRESS reports that the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Alhaji Isiaka Gold made this known in a statement saying the appointments were part of Governor Ahmed’s efforts to strengthen governance and promote inclusiveness. Alhaji Gold listed the newly appointed Special Advisers to include Alhaji Olokoba Toyin Sulyman, Hon. Emmanuel Bello, Mr Rasaq Akanbi Jimoh, Alhaji Aliyu Mohammed Salihu, Prince Tunji Moronfoye, Alhaji Ibrahim Dare Abiodun, Chief Moses Olabode Adekanye and Mr. Amusa Bello. The new Senior Special Assistants, according...

NiMet predicts rain in most Nigerian cities on Monday

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Linda Ikeji pregnant with baby boy

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Lessons Nigerian politicians can learn from U.S President, Donald Trump

The news that Nigeria’s ambassador to Israel attended the opening of the United States embassy in Jerusalem last Monday apparently touched a raw nerve. So taken aback by the news was Nigeria’s foreign affairs ministry that it fired a query to the ambassador even before it could confirm the news. As...

Nigeria news online today Saturnday, May 19, 2018

Hello readers! Here are some of Nigeria news online today: 1.The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, on Friday accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) of conniving with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to rig the July 14 governorship election in the State by, “Using students of the Federal University,...

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