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JAMB to publish names of impersonators for past 10 years – Registrar

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Says it ‘ll expose impersonators who are now in high places As 1.99 million candidates register to write UTME By Joseph Erunke ABUJA – THE Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board,...

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CSO commends Obaseki, others for domesticating open governance partnership

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A civil liberty organisation, African Centre for Leadership, Strategy and Development (Centre LSD), has commended Edo State Government for demonstrating commitment to the Open Government...

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Rivers polls: INEC, Police betrayed us,says Nigerian Army

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Says commission’s fact-finding report lacks sincerity By Joseph Erunke ABUJA – THE Nigerian Army has accused the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC of betrayal, following...

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Breaking: Atiku asks tribunal to sack Buhari, declare him winner

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…lines up 400 witnesses, 20 SANs …we have solid case against Buhari, his lawyers insist By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – In a rush to beat the 21 days deadline provided by the...

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PDM protests exclusion, rejects Bauchi Gov result

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – The Peoples Democratic Movement PDM has rejected the governorhsip election results for Bauchi state, saying in spite having a governorship candidate, its logo was...

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Court refuses to stay proceedings on PEFMB election dispute

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The National Industrial Court, Abuja on Monday refused to stay proceedings in the suit brought before it by some aggrieved staff of Petroleum Equalisation Fund Management Board (PEFMB). The PEFMB...

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Trial of suspended CJN resumes at CCT

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The trial of the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) Justice Walter Onnoghen resumed at the Code of Conduct Tribunal, (CCT) on Monday with the first prosecution witness testifying against the...

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Onnoghen’s trial: FG filed charges before we concluded investigation – CCB official

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…my asset declaration forms tampered with, Onnoghen cries out …FG tenders evidence, as CCT adjourns hearing till Thursday By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – A senior investigative...

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Distribution network, big challenge to power supply in Nigeria- TCN Chief

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Mr Usman Mohammed, the Managing Director, Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), has described the Distribution Companies (DISCOs) network as one of the major challenges confronting regular...

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Photos: Sanwo-Olu, Hamzat, meet Buhari in Aso Rock

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The Lagos state governor-elect of Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu and his deputy governor-elect, Femi Hamzat on Monday met President Muhammadu Buhari at the State House in Abuja. President Buhari receives...

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Nigeria spends $500m annually on palm oil importation – CBN

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The Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Mr Godwin Emefiele on Monday said that over five hundred million dollars was being spent annually on importation of palm oil. Emefiele said this at a...

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Why Sanwolu, deputy governor-elect met Buhari in Aso Rock

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Sawonlu says Lagos needs regeneration By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari Monday met behind closed doors with the Lagos State Governor-elect, Babajide Sanwolu, and the...

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We’ll proffer solutions to Lagos problems without delay – Sanwo-Olu

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Lagos State Gov.-Elect Babajide Sanwo-Olu says he has documented the challenges facing the state and will come up with solutions without delay. Sanwo-Olu made this known to State House...

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Committee to collate Buhari’s campaign promises for implementation — Osinbajo’s aide

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Abuja – All campaign promises made by President Muhammadu Buhari will be collated in a specific implementation document, the Presidency has said. Buhari at the Governorship and State...

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Inconclusive Polls : Bauchi Governor storms Aso Rock

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—Warns on Security implications of INEC decision —Threatens to drag Electoral Umpire to Court By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – GOVERNOR Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State on Monday...

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