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Certificate forgery: PDP candidate loses appeal against Kogi lawmaker

File Photo For filing what it described as “frivolous appeal”, candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) for House of Representatives election in Ajaokuta federal constituency of Kogi State,...

INEC: Our ICT director has not resigned

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has dispelled rumours that Chidi Nwafor, its director of ICT, has resigned. In a series of tweets on Saturday morning, the commission said...

Senator Omo-Agege appoints Igbuzor, Odunuga and Owoeye-Wise as top aides

The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, has approved the appointments of Dr. Otive Igbuzor as his Chief of Staff and Mr. Yomi Odunuga as Special...

ADP: General Buratai should resign

Sequel to the comment credited to the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, where he blamed troops fighting Boko Haram in the northeast for lacking discipline and...

Troops destroy Boko Haram camps in Borno

Troops of 112 Task Force Battalion have destroyed Boko Haram camps along Kajeri village in Borno State. In a statement issued on Wednesday, the acting Director of Army Public...

Governor Fayemi: NGF to make stand on state police known soon

Chairman of Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State has said state executives will make their stand on state police known soon. He stated this at the...

Tension in Bauchi Assembly as two speakers emerge

A mild drama played out at the Bauchi State House of Assembly on Thursday when 11 members out of 31 elected a new speaker. It was gathered that 11 Peoples...

Yekini Nabena: Attempt to discredit 2019 election wasted efforts

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Yekini Nabena, said recent moves by some international observers to discredit 2019 elections was a wasted efforts, describing the reports...

Charles Idahosa: Blame Adams Oshiomhole for Edo Assembly crisis

File Photo A former Political Adviser to former Governor Adams Oshiomhole, Mr. Charles Idahosa, has explained why Oshiomhole’s should be blamed for imbroglio that characterised the inauguration of the...

EU: 2019 general elections an improvement from 2015

The European Union Election Observation Mission in Nigeria, 2019, has stated that Nigeria has made significant improvements from previous elections in the country. The EU Election Observation Mission led...

President Buhari mourns passing of Senator Gawama

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the death of Senator Babayo Garba Gamawa, describing the late lawmaker as having been “an invaluable and immeasurable asset”. In a statement...

INEC: Large number of political parties creates logistics problem

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that the large number of political parties that participated in the 2019 general elections created a lot of logistics problem. Malam...

Kaduna guber tribunal: PDP to present 685 witnesses

The Kaduna State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal on Saturday adjourned hearing in the main petition of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to Monday, June 17. The Tribunal adjourned to...

Governor Abiodun appoints SSG, Chief of Staff

Ogun State governor Dapo Abiodun has approved the appointment of Olatokunbo Joseph Talabi as the Secretary to the State Government. He also approved the appointment of Shuaib Afolabi Salisu...

Senator Okorocha alleges Governor Ihedioha is harassing him, family

File Photo There is no end yet to altercation brewing between the immediate past governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, and the incumbent, Emeka Ihedioha. Okorocha in a press statement...

Kaduna guber tribunal adjourns to June 17

File Photo The Kaduna State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal on Saturday adjourned hearing in the main petition of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to Monday, June 17. The Tribunal adjourned...

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