Senate Endorses 3 Higher Institutions For Establishment In Ekiti, Abia And Benue

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The Senate has technically endorsed the establishment of Federal Polytechnic Adikpo, Benue State, Federal Polytechnic Item, Abia State and Federal College of Education, Omuo Ekiti, Ekiti State. The endorsement followed the consideration of the Bills which proposed the establishment of the institutions at a widely attended public hearing held by the upper chamber in Abuja. Read More

Corruption: Remove Fayemi From Your Cabinet, ECGC Group Tells Buhari

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The Ekiti Citizenship and Governance Centre, ECGC, has called on President Mohammadu Buhari to remove the Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Kayode Fayemi, from his cabinet and immediately institute a probe panel to investigate his past activities in government. Rising from an emergency executive meeting held in Ibadan, Oyo State capital at the weekend, Read More

APC expelled members who went to court over Oyegun’s tenure extension

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The Secretary, Forum of States Chairmen of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Dr. Ben Nwoye, has disclosed that all members of the party who went to court over extension of tenure of its leadership have been expelled. Nwoye said this at a press conference in Abuja yesterday, maintaining that he and his colleagues were surprised Read More

46 Senators Sign Up To Back Buhari In Polls Order Battle

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Some Senators are planning to resist the National Assembly’s plot to override President Muhammadu Buhari’s veto on amendments to the Electoral Act. Their major concern is to ensure that the President’s veto survives, especially the rejection of the new Order of Elections for 2019. No fewer than 46 of the 108 senators have signed a Read More

Islamic group rejects WAEC’s ‘adjusted’ timetable

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The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has rejected the amendment made to the timetable for the 2018 May/June Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSCE), saying it would only be satisfied if the Islamic Jumat prayer time is kept free throughout the examination. The West African Examination Council (WAEC) had fixed the writing of Chemistry for between Read More

Minister Denies Dapchi Girls Will Be Rescued In 2 Weeks

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Nigeria’s Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali has denied giving a deadline of two weeks for the rescue of the 110 girls abducted by Boko Haram in Dapchi town, Yobe State in a television interview he granted at the weekend contrary to reports circulating in the media. In a statement on Monday, the Minister said that Read More

Audu’s Son ‘Flees’ As Police Charge Melaye With Illegal Possession Of Firearms

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Mohammed, son of the late Abubakar Audu, a former governor of Kogi state, has reportedly fled to avoid being charged with “illegal possession of firearms” alongside Dino Melaye, lawmaker representing Kogi west senatorial district. At a press conference on Monday, Jimoh Moshood, force public relations officer, said a case of criminal conspiracy and unlawful possession of prohibited Read More

Kogi Monarch, nine others killed in suspected herdsmen attack

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In what appears a renewed attack on areas of Kogi East by suspected herdsmen, nine people including a traditional were on Monday killed in separate attacks on Agbenema, Ajichekpa, Opada and Iyade villages, in Omala Local Government Area. Several houses were also razed in the attacks which reportedly into the following day. The Onu of Read More

N -power Will Continue if you re-elect Buhari in 2019 – Fayemi

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Kayode Fayemi, Minister of Mines and Steel Development, has charged Nigerian youths and beneficiaries of the N-Power programme of the FG to re-elect President Buhari in the 2019 general elections. “The scheme would continue as long as the APC remains in power. “If you want this programme to continue, vote wisely and vote intelligently to Read More