Plateau Governor, Simon Lalong, says he is disappointed over the “last minute” postponement of the general elections, but adds that it might have been the only option to save Nigeria from an inconclusive exercise.
The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, says the destiny of Nigeria rests on the shoulders of ‘each one of us’.
Plateau governor Simon Lalong says he will organise a thanksgiving party for Internally Displaced Persons in their ancestral homes, when they fully return.
Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau on Thursday swore in a Commissioner, eight Special Advisers and eight Permanent Secretaries to contribute to the advancement of his policies and programmes.
Senator George Akume has called on the Federal Government to provide adequate security in Benue to ensure free, fair and credible election.
Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau has described Saturday’s mammoth crowd at inauguration of the re-election bid of President Muhammadu Buhari as an automatic endorsement of his candidature by people of the state.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday arrived Jos, capital of Plateau, in continuation of his nationwide Presidential Campaign rally on the platform of the All Progressives Congress.
Damishi Sango, Chairman, Plateau State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, has accused Governor Simon Lalong of sponsoring a “third force” in the state’s governorship race.
Chibuke Ameachi, Minister for Transportation and Director General of Buhari Campaign Organisation, said the opposition Peoples Democratic Party was responsible for the current challenges Nigerians were passing through.
Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State on Saturday signed N16.6 billion Supplementary Appropriation Bill into law.
The Plateau State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party on Friday inaugurated its Campaign Council with its governorship candidate, Senator Jeremiah Useni, vowing to unseat Governor Simon Lalong in 2019.
Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State on Monday presented the 2019 Budget of N148.7 billion to the State House of Assembly.
The Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong, has felicitated with Christians in the state, the nation and the entire world as they celebrate the birthday of Jesus Christ, stressing that they should emulate the life of Jesus at Christmas.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the tribunal was inaugurated on November 23, to determine the petitions arising from the results of the October 10 local government elections.
The governor gave the warning during the coronation of a legal luminary, Chief Garba Pwul (SAN), as the “Sarduna of Mwaghavul’’ by the Paramount ruler of Mwaghavulland, Chief Nelson Bakfur, at Mangu in Mangu Local Government of Plateau.
Joshua Madaki, Speaker of the House, who read the request to his colleagues during plenary on Thursday, said that it was in tandem with section 121 of the 1999 constitution as amended.
Governor Simon Lalong has called on Muslims to pray fervently for the successful conduct of the 2019 general elections.
Lalong gave the warning on Tuesday in Gashish community of Barkin Ladi Local Government Area, when he inspected the site of the proposed Mobile Police Squadron.