By OLAJIDE FABAMISE, Lagos The Lagos State Chapter of the Association of Master Bakers and Caterers of Nigeria has appealed to flour millers to reduce the price of flour to boost productivity and strengthen food security. Its chairman, Mr Jacob Adejorin, made the appeal in an interview with LEADERSHIP  in Lagos. Adejorin...
In this discourse, AHURAKA YUSUF ISAH narrates the natural coincidence which led acting President Yemi Osinbajo to assume three hierarchical positions at the same time, just as he shows the differences arising from similar condition in the past in the country. Let me crave your indulgence with a quote as...
By ANDREW ESSIEN, Abuja Former vice president and APC Chieftain, Atiku Abubakar has called on Nigerians to demonstrate a greater spirit of tolerance and firmer commitment to peaceful coexistence, which he described as the prerequisite for unity and love in Nigeria. In his Eid-el-Fitr message to mark the end of the...
By Osa Okhomina,Yenagoa Angry kinsmen of High Chief Government Ekpemupolo, the foremost former militant leader in the Niger Delta, yesterday sent a protest letter to the Acting President, Professor YemiOsinbanjo over alleged attempts by the oil multinationals to provoke anger and threaten the peace of the Ijaw communities in Delta...
By Patrick Ochoga, Benin City In line with his promise to create at least 200,000 jobs within four years, the governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has ordered the employment of 4,200 youths from across the state under the Edo State Public Works Programme from July 1. In a statement...
BY GEORGE OKOJIE, Lagos Lagos State Government on Monday said it has upgraded 40 Primary Healthcare Centres (PHCs) across the state  to ensure that victims of all forms of sexual assault receive adequate medical assistance. The Coordinator of  Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT), Mrs. Titilola Vivour-Adeniyi who...
BY SAM EGWU, Lokoja The Okun Development Initiative (ODI) a prominent socio-cultural association from the Western part of Kogi State hasdescribed the signatures being bandied around as those of the constituents of Senator Dino Melaye seeking to recall him as fake and not from people of Kogi West. The group which...
BY ANKELI EMMANUEL, Sokoto The Sokoto State’s Education Revitalization and Strengthening Committee chaired by the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar 111 has assured that, it will amongst other things recommend the sacking of unqualified teachers as a way of ensuring success of the state of emergency declared on the...
By ANDREW ESSIEN, Abuja Adamawa State commissioner for Information, Ahmad I. Sajoh, has lamented governing All Progressives Congress (APC) poor visibility at the national level, asking the leadership to do more to regain peoples’ confidence. Sajoh further said when the former ruling PDP was in power leadership meeting were regular either...
By MUYIWA OYINLOLA, Abuja Facts are beginning to unfold on why the National Assembly is yet to swear in Bassey Etim in place of incumbent Senator Bassey Albert Akpan, months after the court had directed. LEADERSHIP gathered that whereas Etim’s case and that of Senator Isaac Alfa (Kogi East) who was...