Tag archive for ‘CONFAB’
By admin On Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Kaduna Lawyer Urges Buhari to Constitute Committee to Implement National Conference Recommendations

Goodluck Jonathan handling over CPNFAB recommendation to Muhammadu Buhari LAGOS NOVEMBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Kaduna based legal practitioner and member, 2014 National Conference, Barrister John Achimugu, has advocated More...

By admin On Monday, September 7th, 2015

Nigerian Students Slam Buhari for Failing to Fulfill Promises of ‘100 Days in Office’

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The National Association of Nigerian Students, NANS, has accused President Buhari of not fulfilling his ‘100 days in office’ promises which he made during his campaign. More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 24th, 2015

CONFAB: Panacea to Nigeria Total Independence

By Shaguolo Amos LAGOS JUNE 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-If Nigeria as a national state must move forward there are fundamental issues our leaders and the citizens must address with all sense of sincerity with immediate More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

Implementation of CONFAB Report, Next Phase of Nigeria’s Struggle – Gani Adams

Gani Adams LAGOS MAY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The National Coordinator of the Oodua People’s Congress (OPC), Otunba Gani Adams, has said the next phase of the struggle in Nigeria will be the implementation of the More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

Afenifere Endorses Jonathan ……Reinstate Commitment to Implement CONFAB’s Decision

President Goodluck Jonathan coasting on…….PDP,Seinde Arogbofo,CONFAB LAGOS JANUARY 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The pan Yoruba group, Afenifere, in Akure, on Tuesday night endorsed the second term presidential More...

By admin On Sunday, July 13th, 2014

Onuesoke Slams CONFAB over Creation of States

Chief Sunny Onuesoke LAGOS JULY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant in 2007 general election, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has condemned the decision of the delegates More...

By admin On Thursday, July 10th, 2014

Derivation: Tempers Rise as Southern Delegates Reject Proposed 18%

LAGOS JULY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Temper rose on Wednesday at the ongoing National Conference as Southern delegates rejected the 18 per cent derivation proposed by the Consensus Group of the Conference from the current More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

Urhobo Youths Commend Jonathan, Senate for Ministerial Slot, CONFAB over State Creation

\ LAGOS JULY 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Group under the aegis of Urhobo Youth Leaders Association (UYLA) has commended President Goodluck Jonathan for nominating an Urhobo indigene, Dr. Steve Orise Oru for ministerial post More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014

CONFAB Calls for Scrapping of State Independent Electoral Commission

LAGOS JULY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The National Conference today resolved to scrap the States Independent Electoral Commission (SIEC), recommending that its functions be transferred to the Independent National Electoral More...

By admin On Friday, June 20th, 2014

Fear Grips FG over Absence of CONFAB delegates at Plenary Session

LAGOS JUNE 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Fact have emerged that the Federal Government may have been expressing fear over the absence of more than half of the delegates at the ongoing National Conference plenary sessions, More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 17th, 2014

CONFAB Declares War on Gas Flaring

LAGOS JUNE 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Consideration of the report of the Committee on Energy was completed on Monday with a resolution by the Conference that the powers of the minister to grant exemption to gas flaring More...

By admin On Monday, June 9th, 2014

250 Political Leaders, Democracy Activists to Storm MKO Abiola’s House on June 12

MKO Abiola LAGOS JUNE 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than 250 prominent political leaders in the country, long-time associates of late MKO Abiola, the winner of the June 12 1993 Presidential elections and Democracy More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

Churches, Mosques to Pay Tax in Nigeria

LAGOS MAY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-DELEGATES at the on- going National Conference Tuesday voted that henceforth, Churches and Mosques will be paying tax to the federal government, just as they also agreed that Federal More...

By admin On Monday, May 26th, 2014

Clark Raises Alarm over N’Delta Environmental Degradation, Says the Region may Cease to Exist

Chief Edwin Clark LAGOS MAY 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A National Conference delegate, Edwin Clark, has warned that unless something urgent is done to salvage the Niger Delta environment; the region might soon cease to More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

Confab Committee Recommends Scrapping of LGAs, Drops State Police

LAGOS APRIL 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The committee on Political restructuring and Forms of Government in the ongoing National conference on Monday in Abuja recommended the removal of the 774 Local Governments from the More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

CONFAB Aim at Actualisation of Jonathan’s 2015 Election Plan-N’Delta Youths

Preident Goodluck Jonathan LAGOS APRIL 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Niger Delta youth say National Conference shows an agenda for the actualization of the 2015 re-election plan of President Goodluck Jonathan. Some youth from More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

Another Delegate Slumps at CONFAB

LAGOS APRIL 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-For the second time, another delegate but this time a male delegate slumped on Tuesday at the ongoing national conference in Abuja. He is Abudlmumin Abubakar, a former Assistant Inspector More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

PRONACO Chieftain Urges CONFAB Delegates to Intervene in Insurgency

LAGOS APRIL 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Pro-national Conference Organisation (PRONACO) Chieftain and delegate to the ongoing National Conference in Abuja, Veteran Olawale Okunniyi has admonished the National Conference More...

By admin On Friday, April 11th, 2014

Confab Delegates Focus on True Federalism

LAGOS APRIL 10TH (URHOBOTODAY) – The call for restructuring of Nigeria into true federalism with the different geo-political zones serving as federating units received further boosts on Wednesday as different More...

By admin On Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Female Delegate Slumps at CONFAB

LAGOS APRIL 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-One of the female delegates to the ongoing national conference, Ezenwa Ifeanyinwa, fainted on Wednesday. The delegate, who is representing market women association, had just taken More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

CONFAB Delegate Caught Playing Scrabble during Deliberation

CONFAB delegate caught playing scrabble during deliberation LAGOS APRIL 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A delegate at the ongoing national conference in Abuja was captured by the sharp lens of photojournalists playing scrabble More...

By admin On Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Confab: Delegates Seek Death Penalty for Corrupt Officials

LAGOS MARCH 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Delegates at the ongoing national conference yesterday advocated death by hanging for corrupt officials to tackle the growing incidence of graft and large scale theft of public funds More...

By admin On Saturday, March 29th, 2014

How Sleeping Delegate Died in Hotel Room-CONFAB Sec

Late Hamma Misau LAGOS MARCH 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Secretariat of the ongoing Nationa How Sleeping Delegate Died in Hotel Room- CONFAB Secl Conference has said that the death of one of the delegates, Hamma Misau, More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

CONFAB: Delegates Reject Move to Gag Media

LAGOS MARCH 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delegates to the National Conference on Tuesday rejected proposed powers of the leadership to revoke accreditation of any media that publishes “unfair and offensive” report. The More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

Accusations, Complains, Demands Trail First Plenary Session of National CONFAB

CONFAB Chairman, Idris Kutigi LAGOS MARCH 19th (URHOBOTODAY)-Delegates Ita- Giwa, and Nuhu Sanusi, say many of the problems Nigeria is facing were caused by some of the same delegates to the National Conference More...