Speaker urges FG to ensure equal release of funds for development in N’Delta 

. Akwa Ibom Deputy Governor, Mr Moses Ekpo (M), Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Onofiok Luke (L) & others at the public hearing/stakeholders meeting on the proposed constitution amendment on Monday  _______________________________________   ollowing the announced withdrawal of 1billion dollars by the federal government to fight Boko Haram in the North-east […]

BREAKING: Buhari extends tenure of defence, service chiefs

. Buhari ________________________________   resident Muhammadu Buhari has approved the extension of the tenure of the Chief of Defence Staff, the Chief of Army Staff, the Chief of Air Staff and the Chief of Naval Staff. The approval was confirmed by the Minister of Defence, Mr Mansur Dan-Ali who noted in a statement by his Public Relations Officer, ColonelTukur Gusau, on Monday that the President extended thetenures “having carefully reviewed the ongoing militaryoperations across the country.” The statement, which did not specify the duration of extension,means that the CDS, Gen Abayomi Olonisakin, the army chief, Lt.Gen Tukur Buratai, the air chief, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar,and the naval chief, Vice Admiral Ibok Ete-Ibas, will continue inoffice. Details later… Click here to follow Propeller Newspapers on Facebook Follow on […]

Buhari, Saraki mourn as tributes pour in for ex -VP Alex Ekwueme

. Late Sir Alex Ekwueme  ___________________________________   resident Muhammadu Buhari has sent condolences to Nigerians, and to the government and people of Anambra State, on the passing away of former Vice President Alex Ekwueme. The death of the Second Republic Vice President was announced on Monday in a statement signed by his younger brother and […]