Ekiti Election: 35 parties to participate in Ekiti guber poll

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The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, said on Tuesday that 35 political parties would participate in the July 14 governorship election in Ekiti State. There are 68 registered political parties in the country. Yakubu disclosed this after hosting a delegation of female parliamentarians in West Africa. The delegation was Read More

Buhari, APC Will Win Easily In 2019 – Lai Mohammed

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The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says the 2019 re-election bid of President Muhammadu Buhari-led APC government will be very easy. The minister stated this on Tuesday in Oyo while inspecting the 52-kilometre dualised Oyo-Ogbomosho road project under construction by Reynold Construction Company (RCC). The N47.5 billion project is the section two Read More

Okorocha Considers APGA, Admits Loosing Control Of State APC

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Imo state governor, Rochas Okorocha, said he can win the election in the state, if still a member of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA. Okorocha spoke at the Imo government house, the chapel in Owerri, while he was addressing Imo youths, on the day of the APC state congress. He also said that the Read More

Mass Burial: Osinbajo, Amaechi Weep In Benue

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Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo and Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi could not hold back their tears during the mass burial of two Catholic Priests, Rev Fathers Joseph Gor, Felix and 15 others in Benue on Tuesday. They were among those killed by gunmen believed to be herdsmen in Gwer East LGA of the state Read More

Ondo Assembly Impeached Deputy Speaker

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Information reaching our news desk has it that the Ondo State House of Assembly Deputy Speaker, Iroju Ogundeji has being impeached. Shortly after the impeachment which took place during plenary on Tuesday, a new Deputy Speaker, Hon. Bimbo Fajolu was appointed. Ogundeji was impeached by his colleagues for being at loggerheads with the Speaker, Rt. Read More

Forget Your Second Term Ambition – CAN Tells Buhari

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The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has advised President Muhammadu Buhari not to seek a second term in office. CAN said this on Tuesday while commiserating with the Catholic Secretariat of Nigeria (CSN) as it conducts mass burial for the two priests and parishioners killed by the Fulani herdsmen in Benue State recently. Pastor Adebayo Read More

Jang Reportedly Pays Off Prison Electricity Bill

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The former governor of Plateau state and senator representing Plateau North senatorial district, Jonah David Jang, has reportedly paid off the outstanding electricity bills of Jos prison where he has been locked up since Wednesday, May 16. Jang was remanded in prison after his arraignment at Kogi state high court on May 16 by the Read More

Ambode Inaugurates New Lagos Council Of Obas & Chiefs

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The Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode inaugurated the newly constituted Lagos Council of Obas and Chiefs following the expiration of the tenure of the former Council after serving for five years in line with the law. Ambode during the inauguration charged the traditional rulers to work towards ensuring peace and security and as well Read More

Ambode Okays Construction Of Fagba Flyover Bridge

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Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday approved the construction of a flyover bridge at the Fagba intersection to ease the perennial traffic gridlock and reduce travel time within the axis. Governor Ambode approved the construction of the Fagba Flyover Bridge after an inspection of the ongoing construction of Pen Cinema Flyover Bridge, where Read More