By:HighCelebritySquard. The Supreme Court on Friday in a unanimous judgment prepared by Justice Kudirat Kekere-Ekun upheld the primary election conducted on May 26 which produced the incumbent Deputy Governor of Jigawa State, Umar Namadi, as the All Progressives Congress governorship candidate in the state. Delivering judgement, Justice Ibrahim Saulawa dismissed in its entirety the appealRead more
Day: January 13, 2023
Elections Will Determine Future Of Nigeria —USAID, Others.
By:HighCelebritySquard. The United States Agency for International Development, alongside Food Basket Foundation International, Palladium and other development partners have stated that the integrity of the 2023 general elections will determine the future of Nigeria as an indivisible nation. They made this known on Friday at a press conference tagged, ‘Safeguarding Digital Civic Space for ElectoralRead more
Youths Will Run Tinubu’s Government, Says Bello.
By:HighCelebritySquard. The Governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello, on Friday, said if elected, a Bola Tinubu-led government will be largely run by the youth. Bello said this shortly after a closed-door meeting with the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), at the State House, Abuja. “His administration is going to be more run byRead more
Court Dismisses PDP’s Suit Seeking Tinubu, Shettima’s Disqualification.
By:HighCelebritySquard. A Federal High Court in Abuja, on Friday, dismissed a suit by the Peoples Democratic Party seeking the disqualification of the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu and his running mate, Kassim Shettima, for the 2023 elections. In the suit filed on July 28, 2022, the party contested the validityRead more
N11m Fraud: Civil Servant Bags Seven Years Imprisonment.
By: HighCelebritySquard. A serving Deputy Director of the Niger State Ministry of Land Transportation, Mr. Umar Farouk, has been sentenced to seven years imprisonment by the Niger State High Court in Minna for demanding and receiving gratification of N11 million from a contractor for the award of a contract. Farouk had earlier been arraignedRead more
Spaniards Award Departed Ambassador Seriki Posthumously
By: HighCelebritySquard An old adage says, sweet is the memory of the righteous because they will forever be remembered for their good deeds. This is what transpired in far away Spain as the country recognize the effort of one of the world’s most outstanding diplomats, the late Aare Ademola Rasaq Seriki. Acknowledging his greatRead more
Sterling One Foundation Wins Big At The ECOSEA 2022 Awards
By: HighCelebritySquard The Foundation became the pioneer winner of the ECOSEA Award for Most Outstanding Foundation in Environmental Sustainability. The Environmental Sustainability Conference, Expo, and Awards (ECOSEA) hosted by Brand Communicator, a leading brand and marketing publication, and Impact Report Africa, a fast-rising CSR, and Sustainability platform recognized the Sterling One Foundation for itsRead more
Independent Campaign Council Rolls Out Plans To Ensure APC Victory In Lagos
By: HighCelebritySquard … As Tayo Ayinde said ‘We’re complementing party’s efforts, not working at cross purposes’ The Independent Campaign Council (ICC) working for election of the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, and the re-election of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu in Lagos State has launched a data driven campaign strategyRead more
Budget Deficit Rises 370%, Hits N47tn Under Buhari.
By:HighCelebritySquard. The total budget deficit under the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), is set to hit N47.43tn, according to an analysis of the Federal Government’s data from the Budget Office of the Federation. According to investopedia, a budget deficit happens when expenses exceed revenue. The budget data analysed by The PUNCH cover the actual budgetRead more
“Why Lagos-Ibadan Expressway Construction Yet To Be Completed”- Fashola
By: HighCelebritySquard The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, on Thursday, revealed that the problem of insufficient funds and the increasing price of construction materials were the only issues delaying the completion of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. This was as he blamed the previous administration for neglecting critical infrastructure. Fashola made the revelation whenRead more