Archive for: patrick yakowa

So long, farewell: Kaduna State Governor, Mukthar Yero, sacks entire cabinet

So long, farewell: Kaduna State Governor, Mukthar Yero, sacks entire cabinet

by ‘Jola Sotubo The cabinet reshuffle fever going around has extended to Kaduna State  as Governor  Mukthar Yero yesterday sacked his entire cabinet. The governor announced the dissolution...

 

Salihu Tanko Yakasai: Isa Yuguda’s U-Turn and the total lack of shame (Y! Politico)

Salihu Tanko Yakasai: Isa Yuguda’s U-Turn and the total lack of shame (Y! Politico)

by Salihu Tanko Yakasai It is only a matter of time, two years to be precise, that Mr Yuguda will vacate that seat and become an EX like those before him. He will then become a nonentity, seeking...

 

IBB jailed me like a common criminal, but I forgive him – Ex-MILAD, Zamani Lekwot

IBB jailed me like a common criminal, but I forgive him – Ex-MILAD, Zamani Lekwot

by Akan Ido In this Punch Newspapers interview, Maj.-Gen. Zamani Lekwot (retd.), a former Military Administrator of Rivers State, speaks about his career, his imprisonment, the Boko Haram menace...

 

First Lady, Patience Jonathan flown to Germany for medical check-up

First Lady, Patience Jonathan flown to Germany for medical check-up

by Isi Esene First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan has been flown to Germany for medical check-up according to presidency sources. The First Lady had last year been in the European country for an...

 

Sam Omatseye: The ‘ghost of Yar’Adua’ is sweeping the nation

Sam Omatseye: The ‘ghost of Yar’Adua’ is sweeping the nation

by Sam Omatseye   He is not in the throes of the presidency today, but we see his ghosts in five states already, roiling and tormenting the governors. They include Kogi, Kaduna, Taraba, Enugu...

 

“Where Gov Yakowa died and even why he died was a true reflection of who he was” – Bishop Matthew Kukah

“Where Gov Yakowa died and even why he died was a true reflection of who he was” – Bishop Matthew Kukah

Late Governor Patrick Yakowa Homily at the Burial Mass of late Patrick Ibrahim Yakowa, Governor of Kaduna State, Fadan Kagoma, Kaduna on 20th December 2012 by Bishop Matthew Hassan Kukah. At times...

 

Rest in peace: We remember the #Aluu4 & 11 other deaths that shook the nation

Rest in peace: We remember the #Aluu4 & 11 other deaths that shook the nation

by Rachel Ogbu The gruesome killing of four promising undergraduate students of the University of Port-Harcourt labelled ALUU4 dug up a lot of questions and debate. It also sent mixed feelings...

 

Kaduna: Governor Yero nominates Bajoga as Deputy Governor

Kaduna: Governor Yero nominates Bajoga as Deputy Governor

by Isi Esene The deputy governor vacuum left by the death of Kaduna State governor, Patrick Yakowa in an helicopter crash in Nembe, Bayelsa State in about to be filled. Reports say the current...

 

Kidnappers reject govt bailout… in last week’s news with a pinch of salt

Kidnappers reject govt bailout… in last week’s news with a pinch of salt

by Stanley Azuakola “Did that coffin not hold a soul, from which we should take example and fear? When the coffin of anyone passes by you – whether Jew, Christian or Muslim – rise to your...

 

Simon Kolawole: One burial and six funerals

Simon Kolawole: One burial and six funerals

Beware of Boko Haram this season! It is very predictable that the militants will try to carry out attacks during this festive period. That is a no-brainer. Life is nothing but unpredictable. As...