VICE President Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday, met behind closed doors with Governor Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State and his Adamawa State counterpart, Governor Jibrila Bindo, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Stakeholders in the maritime sector of the nation’s economy have urged the federal government to embark on the development of the eastern ports and maxixmise their potential.
Ex-presidential spokesman and one of the spokespersons of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Campaign Council, Sani Umar, speaks on the just concluded governorship election in Kaduna State and the resolve of the party and its candidate to approach the election petition tribunal to reclaim its allegedly stolen mandate.
The Imo State governor elect, Chief Emeka Ihedioha, has dedicated his victory to the people of state, saying that the mandate bestowed on him was sacred and promised to uphold the trust.
The Senator-elect for Benue North Senatorial District, Honourable Orker Jev, in this interview with RUTH CHOJI, expresses support for the application of the federal character principles in the selection of the Senate president of the 9th National Assembly. He also speaks on other sundry matters.
EXCEPT the court decides otherwise, Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha will not represent the Imo West Senatorial District when the Ninth National Assembly is inaugurated on June 8.
Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has assured the new governor-elect, Mr Seyi Makinde, of his administration’s full support towards a successful change of baton and smooth take off of the incoming administration.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to immediately declare the results of the election in states where the gubernatorial poll has been declared inconclusive with the party in taking the lead.