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Soludo names Nollywood star, Bob-Manuel Udokwu, others, as new appointees

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Anambra State Governor Chukwuma Soludo has appointed a veteran movie star, Bob-Manuel Udoku, as his Special Adviser on Entertainment, Leisure and Tourism.

Similarly, the Governor in an announcement in Awka Tuesday by the State’s Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment, Paul Nwosu, named Christian Aburime as his Chief Press Secretary (CPS).

Nwosu said the governor had also made other appointments which included Chukwuemeka Agbata as MD/CEO Information and Communication Technology Agency.

Similarly, Chike Anyaonu was appointed as the MD/CEO Anambra State Housing Development Corporation, while Joe Anatune will head the  Anambra State Signage and Advertising Agency.

Other appointments are, Okey Ezeobi, GM/CEO Anambra State Bureau of Public Procurement; Tochukwu Nweke, Special Adviser Legal; Dr Nelson Omenugha, Special Adviser Youth Empowerment Programme.

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Promoted Magu already retired ― FG

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Former acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, retired before being upgraded to the rank of Assistant Inspector-General of Police (AIG), this week.

Minister of Police Affairs, Maigari Dingyadi, disclosed this while appearing on the ministerial media chat organized by the Presidential Communications Team at the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Thursday.

The former anti-graft agency boss had been investigated by a presidential panel headed by Justice Ayo Salami which has since submitted its report in which it recommended the retirement of Magu in 2020.

However, the Police Service Commission (PSC) listed his name this week as one of the newly promoted AIGs.

When asked why he was promoted, the minister said it was the responsibility of the PSC, which is under the Presidency. to provide the answer.

But he affirmed that Magu has already retired, noting that being retired will not preclude him from any disciplinary measures should the need arise.

More details to come…

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We Have Not Had Water Supply In Months ― Abeokuta Residents

Promoted Magu already retired ― FG

In spite of the huge investment in the water sector by the government and international organisations, water scarcity has grown to become a perennial nightmare for residents of Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital. This report x-rays the lives and experiences of residents in getting clean, potable and affordable water amidst the surge of COVID-19 cases in the state…

Selfies, video calls and Chinese documentaries: The things you’ll meet onboard Lagos-Ibadan train

The Lagos-Ibadan railway was inaugurated recently for a full paid operation by the Nigerian Railway Corporation after about a year of free test-run. Our reporter joined the train to and fro Lagos from Ibadan and tells his experience in this report…

[ICYMI] Lekki Shootings: Why We Lied About Our Presence — General Taiwo

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FCT Police refutes claims of crisis in Lugbe

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In a statement made available to newsmen in Abuja, on Thursday through the command’s Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Josephine Adeh, stated that; “The attention of the Commissioner of Police, FCT Police Command, CP Babaji Sunday, has been drawn to a video making the rounds on social media platforms about an incident which is being credited to have happened in Lugbe, FCT Abuja.

“The CP wishes to state categorically that there is no such incident in Lugbe as he is currently on patrol with operatives around the Lugbe-Airport Road axis.

“The CP urges all well-meaning members of the Abuja Community to go about their lawful duties as the police is on its toes to ensure the safety of their lives and property.” The statement assured.

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Revealed! Details Of South-West APC Leaders Meeting With Presidential Aspirants

MORE revelations have emerged about Friday’s meeting held by South-West leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) with aspirants from the zone, whose main objective, was on how to avert a crisis that will create a fractured party as it prepares for primary on May 30 and 31, Sunday Tribune has reliably gathered…FCT Police refutes claims of crisis in Lugbe

FCT Police refutes claims of crisis in Lugbe

Supreme Court Has Cleared Civil Servants To Participate In Politics, Falana Tells FG

NIGERIAN workers are constitutionally-free to participate in politics, lawyer, Mr Femi Falana has said. He was responding to the warning from the central government to civil servants to stay off politics…FCT Police refutes claims of crisis in Lugbe

FCT Police refutes claims of crisis in Lugbe

Battle For New Alaafin Begins As Ruling Houses Insist On Producing Next Oba

SUCCESSION battle for the throne of Alaafin of Oyo has begun in earnest in Oyo kingdom, as interested ruling families have picked up the gauntlet to produce the successor to the late Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III…FCT Police refutes claims of crisis in Lugbe

FCT Police refutes claims of crisis in Lugbe

 

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