Browsing: Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan

The Governor of the state, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan, who disclosed this on Tuesday, acknowledged the tremendous increase in medical tourism to the state, saying with some of the state’s doctors and nurses undergoing training on renal issues and treatment in Dallas, travelling abroad for kidney transplant would soon become a thing of the past

The matter lingered for years before Okocha’s case was thrown out for lack of merit. Ogboru soon secured the favour of the court when on November 9, 2010 the Court of Appeal in Benin, Edo State, ousted Uduaghan from office, having ruled that the election that produced him in 2007 was fraudulent and gave the Independent National Electoral Commission 90 days to conduct free, fair and credible election in the Big Heart state

Alhaji Aliko Dangote told the story of his own conglomerate through
his Group Managing Director, Engineer Joseph Makoju. Professor
Sylvester Monye, Special Adviser to the President on Performance Evaluation and Monitoring, looked at the investment opportunities in non-oil Nigeria, while Dr Akinwunmi Adesina, Minister for Agriculture, took us through the Agriculture Value Chain Roadmap

These events happened on Saturday night and it was at the same occasion that I was inducted as a Fellow of the Nigerian Guild of Editors. As I wrote last week on this page, it was that level of peer recognition that one doesn’t lobby for; it was indeed a recognition of the years of toil, pain and pleasure that made us the rounded professionals we evolved into