traditional rulers

  1. Senator Jimoh Ibrahim's Defense of Budget Allocation to Nigerian Traditional Rulers, Ignoring Students, Ignites Debate on Funding Past vs. Future

    Nigeria Senator Jimoh Ibrahim's Defense of Budget Allocation to Nigerian Traditional Rulers, Ignoring Students, Ignites Debate on Funding Past vs. Future

    In a recent defense of the 2024 budget, Senator Jimoh Ibrahim, a member of the Appropriation Committee in the Senate, justified the allocation of N7.61 billion for the empowerment of traditional rulers, arguing that they play a vital role in society. Ibrahim, countering criticisms, questioned...
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    How politicians muzzled traditional rulers — Awujale – Vanguard News

    The Awujale and paramount ruler of Ijebuland, Oba Sikiru Adetona, yesterday, lamented that politicians in the country have muzzled traditional rulers and whittled down their influence. The Awujale and Paramount Ruler of Ijebuland, Oba Sikiru Adetona Awujale said traditional rulers across the...
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    Politics Traditional rulers urged to secure domains – Punch Newspapers

    A renowned security expert, Dr Ona Ekhomu, has urged traditional rulers to be at the forefront of efforts to secure their domains. He said exercising purposeful leadership in security management of their respective communities would enhance the legitimacy of the traditional institution and...
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    Reintroduce price controls to stablise economy, says Osolo of Isolo – The Sun News

    The traditional ruler of Isolo in Lagos State, Oba Kabiru Agbabiaka, has called on both federal and state governments to reintroduce price controls in the country, particularly on food items. The traditional ruler, who spoke to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Lagos, wondered why …...
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    Politics President Buhari Needs Serious Prayers – Jiwa Traditional Ruler

    The traditional ruler of Jiwa community in Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC), Alhaji Idris Musa, has said President Muhammadu Buhari needs serious prayers to enable him overcome the daunting challenges facing the country. Speaking during an interview yesterday, he said the present APC...
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    Politics Lagos: Ambode Buys 115 SUVs For Traditional Rulers

    Lagos State Government Thursday disclosed that it procured and distributed no fewer than 115 jeeps to traditional rulers and chiefs across the state. Commissioner for Local Government and Community Affairs, Muslim Folami, disclosed this at the ministerial press briefing in Alausa, Ikeja, in...
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    Metro Anambra: 6 Traditional Rulers Receive Certificate Of Rulership

    Six communities in Anambra State are overwhelmed with joy as the state government has officially handed over to their traditional rulers their Certificates of Rulership. Some of the communities are those whose leadership crumbled due to crisis, as well as those who are without rulers due to the...
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    Metro [List] 10 Most Influential Traditional Rulers That Died In The Last 7 months

    Here is a brief list of some notable and first class Kings that have died within the last seven months in Nigeria. They are: Alhaji Muhammad Danbaba - Emir of Gusau (Zamfara State) - March 2015 Oba Jubril Oladoke Oyesiji-Aare of Ago-Are (Oyo State) -May 2015 Oba Steven...