Posts Tagged ‘State of Emergency’

Yoruba elders back Soyinka’s call for state of emergency in South West

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 11, 2019
Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE) has thrown its weight behind the call by Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka for a declaration of emergency in the Southwest, owing to the level of insecurity in the region. According to the elders, the forests in the region have been invaded and the people are in danger. Soyinka, a […]

Fayemi declares state of emergency

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 28, 2018
Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State on Thursday declared emergency in the water sector to ensure water supply to all nooks and crannies of the state. He made the declaration in Ikun Ekiti, Moba Local Government Area of the state where he had gone to kick-start the turn around water rehabilitation project at Ero Dam […]

Buhari Directs Education Ministry to Convene Summit on Education

by Breaking Timeson October 21, 2017
President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Minister of Education to convene a ministerial summit on education within the next few weeks. The President gave the directive on Saturday in Ilorin, in his address at the 33rd Convocation of the University of Ilorin. The president was represented by Prof. Abubakar Abdulrasheed, the Executive Secretary of the […]