Saturday, April 29, 2017

Rivers Assembly Moves to Forestall Herdsmen/Indigenes Crisis 

OrderPaperToday - Following rising unease over the activities of herdsmen in Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni Local Government Area (ONELGA) of Rivers State, the State House of Assembly has called on the state Police command to wade into...

Kidnapping: Delta Speaker Tackles Vanguard

The Office of the Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, has issued a 24 -hour ultimatum to the daily editor of Vanguard to retract a publication claiming that an aide to the wife of...

Kwara Assembly Acquires Land for Farming

OrderPaperToday - The Kwara State House of Assembly has acquired 310 hectares of land for farming as a way of demonstrating that agriculture remains the surest avenue for economic re-engineering and a path out of...

Tambuwal signs Sokoto’s N204.3bn 2017 budget into law

Governor Aminu Tambuwal Friday night signed into law the state's 2017 appropriation bill of N204.3 billion. Speaking at the event, Tambuwal expressed delight at the timely passage of the budget document by the state House...

Assembly rejects budget for Kwara agriculture

The Kwara State House of Assembly Committee on Water and Agriculture Resources says the  allocation of N133m for the agricultural sector in 2017 budget is grossly inadequate and unacceptable. To this end, it has directed...

Recruitment: Kwara Assembly Summons SSG

OrderPaperToday - The Kwara State House of Assembly has summoned the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Isiaka Gold, and Chairman, Kwara State lnternal Revenue Service (KWIRS), Muritala Awodun, over observed irregularities in the recent military...

Okowa assent to 13 bills

The Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, Monday Igbuya on Tuesday made an assessment of the journey so far, saying the Sixth Assembly has made reasonable contributions to the development of the state. Speaking at...

Kwara assembly committed to raising bar on good governance

OrderPaperToday - The Kwara State House of Assembly says it will raise the bar of good governance in the state in the new year to further make democratic governance more meaningful to the people...

Rivers Assembly: APC caucus protest ‘Imposition’ of leader by PDP

OrderPaperToday - Members of the Rivers State House of Assembly elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday staged a walk-out in protest over the alleged imposition of Mr. Benibo...

Rivers Assembly Approves N470bn Budget, Swears in New Speaker, Members

OrderPaperToday - It was a string of activities at the Rivers State House of Assembly Friday as lawmakers passed the 2017 budget, swore in a new speaker and members returned from the December 10...

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TELL Nominates Danbatta as CEO of the Year

The President of TELL Communications Limited - publishers of Tell newsmagazine and Broad Street Journal – Mr. NosaIgiebor, yesterday led a team of top management...

Mast emissions not injurious to health – NCC boss

OrderPaperToday - The Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof Umar Garba Danbatta, has dismissed fears that Electromagnetic emissions from telecoms...

PIGB: US to assist Nigeria as Senate pledges to pass bill...

OrderPaperToday - The United States of America has promised to assist Nigeria reform her oil and gas industry especially through the Petroleum Industry and Governance...

How Nigeria can Gain from 20bn Euros Fish Trade – Dogara

OrderPaperToday - Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has said Nigeria can benefit from the 20billion Euros worth of intra-African fish trade...

NEITI asks FG to probe NNPC, NPDC over multi-billion oil assets

OrderPaperToday – The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) has asked the Government of Muhammadu Buhari to re-assess the transfer of the country’s oil...