Makinde Commends PDP Leadership for Firm Decision on PDP Southwest Zonal Congress

Warns National Working Committee Against CompromiseGovernor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has commended the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Working Committee (NWC) for deciding to go ahead with the Southwest Zonal Congress.The congress has been scheduled for Saturday, April 10, 2021.In a statement made available to the media, Governor Makinde praised the NWC for their decision, stating that he was glad that the NWC “bowed to superior reasoning regarding the congress.”He, however, warned the NWC against allowing divisive elements within the party to “unduly influence party decisions on the national…

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CCT chairman wanted to kill me, Abuja security guard narrates ordeal

A security guard assaulted by the chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), Danladi Umar, in Abuja on Monday, has narrated his ordeal to PREMIUM TIMES. The victim, Clement Sargwak, tracked down on Wednesday, is a 22-year-old employee of Jul Reliable Guards Services Limited, posted as a security guard to Banex Plaza, in Wuse, Abuja, where he was attacked by Mr Umar on Monday. Mr Umar was caught in a viral video clip slapping and kicking the security guard following an altercation between them over the space where the…

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Gbajabiamila, Gana Storm Abuja Book Fair

By Chike Ojukwu Former minister of Information and National Orientation, Prof Jerry Gana, Speaker House of Reps, Femi Gbajabiamila, as well as renowned scholars and publishers are expected to storm Abuja book exhibition next week.The fair is being organized by Flomat books, in collaboration with the Christian Booksellers Association Nigeria (CBAN), to promote the reading culture among children and youths.The three-day show, billed for Sharon Ultimate Hotels, Abuja, will begin on Thursday, April 8.Executive Director, Flomat Books, Mr. Anthony Akpokene said ‘this initiative, will be the first time two major organizations…

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