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Osun govt to foot medical bill of accident victims –Teslim Igbalaye

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Osun State Government has stated that it will do everything to ensure proper medical treatment for the survivors of the road accident which occurred in Osogbo on Tuesday.

The Secretary to the State Government, Teslim Igbalaye made this known on Wednesday during a visit to the family of one of the victims of Tuesday’s accident. This was made known in a statement signed by Kolapo Alimi, the Osun Commissioner for Information and Culture.

The state government’s delegation visited the family of the late father and his three children who lost their lives in the fatal accident.  had reported that an accident occurred on Tuesday morning around WOCDIF event center, Ring Road, Osogbo.

“We are here on the instruction of Governor Adeleke who is currently out of the state, to condole with you on the unfortunate incident that happened yesterday. We pray that God almighty gives you the fortitude to bear this irreparable loss.

“I am directed to also inform you that the state government will take charge of all the medical bills of the children currently undergoing treatment at UNIOSUN Teaching Hospital (UTH) until they recover fully,” he said.

At the UNIOSUN Teaching Hospital where the surviving children were currently receiving medical care, Igbalaye charged the hospital management to ensure adequate treatment of the children.

“The Governor has directed that the treatment cost of the children will be taken over by the state government; kindly ensure that all necessary steps and procedures are taken to ensure speedy recovery of the ailing children,” he said.

Source: dailypost

In other news – Ekiti govt approves restructuring of ring road to avert demolition of houses

Ekiti State Commissioner for Information Rt. Hon. Taiwo Olatunbosun has assured residents of Iworoko, Are and Afao Ekiti that the Ekiti Ring Road Phase I project has been restructured to avert demolition of houses in the communities that the construction works would pass by.

Ekiti State Ministry Of Information

Olatunbosun, who gave the assurance in Ado Ekiti, stressed the commitment of the Biodun Oyebanji administration to the general well-being of the people while rapidly developing the State, adding that the state government would not do anything that may jeopardize the economy, peace and tranquility of the people. Read more

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INEC fixes date for Saki rerun election

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The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has fixed Saturday, 3rd February, 2024, as the date for the conduct of a rerun election in two polling units in Saki West State Constituency, Oyo State House of Assembly. INEC made this declaration via a statement issued by the Resident Electoral Commissioner in the state, Dr. Rahman Adeniran Tella.

The REC in the statement made available to DAILY POST on Wednesday, said that the conduct of the rerun election was in compliance with court order.Tella said the affected polling units include, Odo-osun 007 in Ogidigbo area and Ogbalanja polling unit 019 in Sepeteri/Bapon registration area.

The REC said only eligible voters with permanent voters’ card (PVC) who registered in the two affected areas would be qualified to vote during the rerun.

He added that the Biomodel Accreditation System (BVAS) would be deployed for the exercise. He urged the candidates for the election to begin campaigns immediately

Source: Naija News

In other news – Peter Obi, Sowore wouldn’t have ended suffering experienced under Tinubu – Daddy Freeze

Nigerian media personality Daddy Freeze has said the presidential candidates of the Labour Party, LP, Peter Obi, and his counterpart from African Action Congress, AAC, Omoyele Sowore, might not have ended the sufferings Nigerians are experiencing under President Bola Tinubu’s administration.

Nigerian media personality Daddy Freeze

 

He, however, noted that a younger president like Sowore or Obi would have attracted more investments to Nigeria unlike Tinubu’s administration. Read more

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Peter Obi, Sowore wouldn’t have ended suffering experienced under Tinubu – Daddy Freeze

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Nigerian media personality Daddy Freeze has said the presidential candidates of the Labour Party, LP, Peter Obi, and his counterpart from African Action Congress, AAC, Omoyele Sowore, might not have ended the sufferings Nigerians are experiencing under President Bola Tinubu’s administration. He, however, noted that a younger president like Sowore or Obi would have attracted more investments to Nigeria unlike Tinubu’s administration.

Nigerian media personality Daddy Freeze

Addressing his followers on Instagram, he said Sowore or Obi’s presidency would have done better than Tinubu’s government.According to Freeze: “I supported Omoyele Sowore and I know a lot of youths supported Peter Obi; they probably would have to do the same thing that this government is doing. The only difference is that they would have served as the anaesthesia while this economic surge is going on.

“The youths were more connected to people like Peter Obi and what did they stand to gain from him? They would believe that whatever he is doing is in their best interest.

“The suffering might not have been anyway better, the only thing I believe is that a younger president like Omoyele Sowore or Peter Obi will gain the confidence of Nigerians in Diaspora who want to invest in the country.

“The confidence many youths would have given Peter Obi or Omoyele Sowore is what is lacking in this government.

Source: BBC

In other news – Anambra govt officials visit markets as campaign to end sit-at-home begins

The Anambra State Government has begun a campaign to end the infamous sit-at-home order which has crippled business activities in the state every Monday.

 

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In the latest move, government officials serving in the Governor Chukwuma Soludo administration have been deployed to various markets to boost the confidence of traders and to encourage them to open their shops. Read more

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Anambra govt officials visit markets as campaign to end sit-at-home begins

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The Anambra State Government has begun a campaign to end the infamous sit-at-home order which has crippled business activities in the state every Monday. In the latest move, government officials serving in the Governor Chukwuma Soludo administration have been deployed to various markets to boost the confidence of traders and to encourage them to open their shops.

Chief of Staff to the Governor, Mr Ernest Ezeajughi; Special Adviser on Trade and Markets, Chief Evarist Uba; and his Security counterpart, AVM Ben Chiobi Rtd. on Monday, moved round major markets in the state on the mission.Addressing market leaders in Awka, Ezeajughi, who led the team, told traders who opened their shops to encourage others to do same.

“Government has decided to provide maximum security across markets and had concluded arrangements with financial institutions across the state to open for business as well.

“Government will do everything possible to ensure full return of business on Mondays is achieved.

“We warn any market leadership that would sabotage the government’s present efforts towards achieving a boosted economic growth and stability to take caution because they will be seriously sanctioned,” he said.

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps, NSCDC, Anambra State Command, had previously stated that operatives have been deployed to banks to safeguard them.

Source: Dailypost

In other news – Minister of Power, Adebayo Adelabu worked against APC in 2023

Alhaji Kehinde Olaosebikan, a former Chief Press Secretary to former governor of Oyo State, Alhaji Lamidi Onanolapo Adesina, has said the Minister of Power, Adebayo Adelabu, worked against the All Progressives Congress, APC, during the 2023 presidential election. Olaosebikan said this in a statement on his Facebook page at the weekend.

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Adelabu, who was the gubernatorial candidate of Accord in 2023, is the minister representing Oyo State in Tinubu’s cabinetOlaosebikan. Read more

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