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Second term: El-Rufai promises to unite Kaduna people, tasks residents



Representative Nasiru Ahmed El-Rufai has charged residents of Kaduna state to set governmental issues aside and work together in the critical undertaking of improving the lives of the general population. He said the incredible undertaking is to protect the general population amid so much poverty, division.

In his second term introduction discourse in the wake of making his vow of office, Governor El-Rufai stated, “Our own is the legislature of everybody who lives in Kaduna State.

“I approach each occupant of Kaduna State to hold hands with us in the hard assignments that lie ahead. Back in March 2019, we as a whole, settled on our law based decisions, and uninhibitedly communicated our inclinations.

“Whatever our fanatic affiliations and anyway we may have cast a ballot, we are on the whole countrymen and individual natives.

“The time has come to set legislative issues aside and work together in the dire errand of improving the lives of every one of our kin and protecting them. Amid so much neediness, the division is an excessively expensive extravagance.”

El-Rufai said the administration had spent much on inner security activities, supporting security offices with gear, vehicles and different coordination and financing.

“The vast assets that are exhausted on these interior security activities and containing struggle can be better coordinated towards improving lives in tranquil networks.

“We have additionally settled the Kaduna State Peace Commission, led by Reverend Dr. Josiah Idowu-Fearon, Secretary-General of the Anglican Communion Worldwide and previous diocese supervisor of Kaduna. Past boots on the ground, the most manageable assurance of harmony is the readiness of networks to live incongruity.

He included, “Let us join in a typical undertaking to make our own a condition of harmony and accord, attempting to advance fairness of chance for each inhabitant. Give us a chance to esteem our assorted variety while grasping equal citizenship, the standard of law, and regard for the lives and vocations of all who call Kaduna State home,” he clarified.

The representative guaranteed that he would keep on doing his most extreme to join the state and free its networks of hardship.

He stated, “The agony of misfortune is agonizing, and it has been felt too much of the time by such a large number of our kindred natives. We should supplant the inheritance of division and savagery with one of tranquil, aggregate undertaking in dynamic endeavors.

“We ought not to maroon ourselves on the desert islands of character legislative issues or disregard the commitments of our basic humanity. Hardship isn’t our predetermination, nor is division destined. Give us a chance to meet up in the perpetually earnest assignment of human advancement. To instruct each kid. To make occupations. To think about the wiped out. To ensure life and property. To comfort the burdened. To take a stab settled presently.

“We vow to proceed with the overwhelming usage of our administration motivation of Putting People First. Amid our first term, we flagged and afterward shown that we stand solidly with healthy individuals. We put the requirements of standard individuals at the focal point of administration. In training and wellbeing, we have demonstrated a responsibility with ventures to grow the entrance of healthy individuals to these open products.

“We started to turn around the heritage of disregard we acquired in training, beginning the challenging undertaking of overhauling the more than 4200 open grade schools in the state. We are providing school furniture to end the acquired humiliation of understudies sitting on open floors.

“Beside fixing the learning condition, we found a way to improve educating guidelines. We made basic training genuinely free and have made instruction free and obligatory for young ladies up to the finish of senior auxiliary school. We will keep on fixing existing schools and manufacture new study halls where essential, and bolster our educators to convey not too bad government funded training.

“In the wellbeing part, the emphasis on fortifying and growing essential consideration will proceed. It is the ideal approach to lessen maternal and newborn child mortality and carry critical examination closer to the general population. Our responsibility for widespread wellbeing inclusion will proceed. In this manner, we will quicken the usage of the Contributory Health Insurance Scheme as a need program.

“We will finish the store network change program in the wellbeing area that has improved the accessibility and scaled down costs of medications in our wellbeing offices; we will likewise underscore routine vaccination to lessen the effect of antibody preventable sicknesses on our youngsters. I am satisfied to declare that just yesterday, our State Executive Council affirmed a half year maternity leave for our female local officials.

“This empowers the sound improvement of babies through delayed breastfeeding, among different advantages. Moms in our state are likewise reminded that youngsters up to the age of five get free, ordinary therapeutic registration in open clinics. If you don’t mind exploit this,” El-Rufai guaranteed.

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Buhari approves new appointment




President Muhammadu Buhari approved the appointment of Captain Musa Nuhu as the new Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA).

Latest Nigeria newspaper report that It will replace Captain Muthar Usman. Until his appointment, Nuhu was the Permanent Representative of Nigeria to the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).

He is an airline pilot, security expert, leading quality control auditor, and artificial intelligence expert. Nuhu has a master’s degree. Bachelor of Business in Aviation and was in the Presidential Air Fleet as Captain and security officer.

Latest Nigeria newspaper report that He also worked at Nigeria Airways, Aero Contractors and Petrowest, among other organizations.

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Declare state of emergency on education – CLO tells Gov Emmanuel




The Civil Liberties Organization, a chapter of the state of Akwa Ibom, has asked Governor Udom Emmanuel to declare a state of emergency in the state’s education sector.

The president of CLO in the state, Franklyn Isong, said this in his office in Uyo, the state capital while informing journalists as part of activities to commemorate World Teachers’ Day with the theme “Young teachers: the future of the profession.”

He said the need became necessary to stop the serious decomposition of infrastructure and insecurity in state public schools.

Isong criticized the content of the education presentation recently organized by the state government, describing it as “urbanized” and not with the intention of capturing the deep crisis that was shaking the sector in the state.

He said: “It is worrisome and sad that most public schools in some communities in Akwa Ibom state are in ruins, insecure and left to the destiny of the communities without government attention.

“All that is needed is for the Governor to take bold steps by declaring a state of emergency in the education sector to build more classroom blocks in rural and urban schools, provide good infrastructure such as science equipment, libraries, laboratories, as well as review the education curriculum to ensure a better and safe future for children in the state of Akwa Ibom. ”

He thanked the state government for tameing the right to basic education of the Akwa Ibom child in free and compulsory education and urged the state government to do what is necessary.

“The right to basic education of all Nigerian children, as enshrined in the Child Rights Act of 2003 in Article 15 (1), had been tamed under the Akwa Ibom State Child Rights Act, to ensure that every child in the State of Akwa Ibom the right to compulsory, free and qualitative basic education. ”

Isong added that; “In the Fundamental Principles and Directives of State Policy, as set out in Chapter 2, Section 13 of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria of 1999 (as amended), the government has the responsibility to ensure that the education of Nigerian children be free and qualitative. ”

He also urged the government to address the numerous complaints of delays in the payment of pensions and unpaid tips to relatives of late elementary school teachers with delays in 1991 and to provide an improved social assistance package for teachers in public schools throughout the state.

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We will attack DSTV, MTN, Shoprite, Stanbic IBTC, others if they don’t leave Nigeria – Yoruba youths




After the xenophobic attacks against Nigerians and Nigerian companies in South Africa, the Oodua Youth Coalition, OYC, has granted South African companies and businesses seven ultimata to leave Nigeria.

Latest Nigeria newspaper report that the group president, Oluyi Akintade Tayo, the refusal of the interested parties to give in to the notice of resignation will mean death.

While expressing disappointment at the attitude of South Africans against Nigerians living and working in South Africa, particularly what they described as the continued silence of the South African government on development, the group emphasized that during the apartheid era, which was the time Difficult of In the rainbow country, Nigeria was firm with them.

The statement says: “Oodua Youth Coalition (OYC), the most crucial youth group in Nigeria that projects and protects the Yoruba nation in the country, is sad and angry because South Africans, with the support of the country’s authorities, are coordinating the looting and burning of Nigerian businesses and mutilations and murders of our brothers and fathers on earth.

“It is unfortunate that South Africa, which under the apartheid regime had the support and solidarity of the Nigerians and the government while the white supremacists reigned supreme, is now turning to inflict physical and psychological pain and injury to the people whose parents committed great harm.” part of wages and profits and the community to end the apartheid reign.

“The circulating video in which Mr. Bongani Mkongi, the Vice Minister of Police of South Africa, defended the attacks against Nigerians and other Africans confirmed our previous fear and doubts about the guilt of the South African authorities. It is disconcerting that the country whose former leader, the late Nelson Mandela, recognized Nigeria’s efforts to elevate the South African-led government, is expelling other Africans, mostly Nigerians, energetically and with shame.

“We have tolerated the excesses of these South Africans whose businesses have prospered in Nigeria without any physical and psychological attack. For months, the coalition has written several letters to the South African consulate in Nigeria requesting meetings to chart a way forward and find a lasting solution for these unfortunate and barbaric incidents that have still been ignored or have run into a brick wall.

“OYC, after an emergency meeting, has concluded plans to, as a matter of urgency, attack all South African companies and facilities in Nigeria, especially in the southwest region of the country. DSTV, MTN, SHOPRITE, STANBIC IBTC, and other outlets are our goals.

“Therefore, we give these South African companies a maximum of seven days to leave Nigeria or forget them, since our coalition, with other groups and comrades throughout the country, will attack them and burn them to ashes,” reads the notice.

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