Intimate details of how dispute over the appointment of local government caretaker committee brought Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State and Senator Dino Melaye to open political combat have emerged.
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ABUJA—Determined to save his seat, Senator Dino Melaye, yesterday, dragged the Independent National Electoral Commission before the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, seeking an order stopping ongoing process by his constituents to recall him.
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If information at our disposal is anything to go by, then Belinda Adenuga-Disu, better known as Bella Disu, the gorgeous second daughter of quintessential billionaire businessman, Otunba Dr. Michael Agbolade Adenuga, who sits atop Globacom, has added another feather to her stylish hat with her new role of a Non-Executive Director at the biggest construction giant in Nigeria, Julius Berger Nigeria PLC.
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Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo has urged Nigerians, especially politicians, not to compromise the unity of Nigeria by sticking to political and other affiliations. Obaseki made the call while talking with newsmen shortly after the inauguration of Bridge 98.7 FM, a new radio station, in Asaba, Delta, on Friday. He said that political
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Inspector-General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, on Friday said Nigeria needed to recruit 30,000 police personnel annually for five years to meet UN recommendation. Idris made this known in Abuja while dialoguing with civil society organisations under the umbrella of “Situation Room’’ as he turned one year in office. He said that when compared to […]
BY KINGSLEY OPURUM ….the call for the adoption of independent candidacy by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) began to gather momentum again when Senator Ken Nnammani-led Constitutional and Electoral Reform Committee recommended the inclusion of independent candidacy, its implication and workability, ahead of 2019 general elections s the 2019 general elections are fast approaching, […]
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The name, Prince Adeniyi Adesanya might not ring a bell but his appellation, FOG(Friend of The Governor) make things happen in Ogun political circles. For the benefits of those who are not familiar with the happenings in Ogun political landscape. Let us quickly educate you, Prince Adeniyi Adesanya popularly known as FOG is one of the top political strategists of Governor Ibikunle Amosun.
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ABUJA — SENATE President Bukola Saraki said yesterday that he was unperturbed over the decision of the Federal Government to appeal against the judgment of the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, which last week, discharged and acquitted him of charges that he had violated the code of conduct for public officers.
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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it verify the signatures of petitioners for the recall of Sen. Dino Melaye, from the Senate on July 3. The commission stated this in a statement on Thursday in Abuja by Mallam Mohammed Haruna, National Commissioner and Member, Information and Voter Education Committee of the
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The metropolitan city of Lagos was thrown into an unusual uproar as beauty connoisseur and MD/CEO of high net worth beauty accessories outfit, Grerivian Limited, based in, Lagos, added another year on earth.
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U.S. President, Donald Trump, on Friday signed a bill to improve services for military veterans following a scandal that plagued the government agency responsible for providing health care. Surrounded by veterans and other supporters of the legislation, Trump signed the Department of Veterans Affairs Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act at a White House ceremony. Trump...
Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, John Cardinal Onaiyekan, yesterday, said the no traditional, religious and political leader has the right to determine the unity of Nigeria, noting that only Nigerians can decide the future of the country.
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NEWSPAPERS reported “multitude of sympathizers sobbing as a promising young man who died at his prime was carried in an embroidered wooden coffin into a partly cemented clay vault”. After the short service, the family [...]
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Just three years ago the imagination of Obong Godswill Akpabio playing second fiddle in the affairs of Akwa Ibom State seemed a near impossibility.
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FORMER GOVERNOR of Plateau State and senator representing Plateau North in the National Assembly, Senator Jonah Jang yesterday said that there would be no imposition of candidates in the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, during the local government elections and the 2019 general elections in the state. He disclosed that the imposition of candidates during the […]