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9th Senate: Sen. Gumel laments depletion of ranking senators

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A member of the National Assembly, Sen. Abdullahi Gumel, has expressed concern over the decline in the number of Senators returning to the 9th Senate. Abdullahi Gumel Gumel(APC-Jigawa) told...

Tue Mar 26th, 2019     Read More →

Shaibu assures World Bank on sustainable land reforms

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Edo State Deputy Governor, Rt. Hon. Comrade Philip Shaibu has assured the World Bank that the state government will sustain its land reforms to attract investment that will further consolidate...

Mon Mar 25th, 2019     Read More →

Senate Presidency: Buhari meets APC Senators-elect, govs

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari Monday night met with the All Progressives Congress, APC, Senators-elect and the Governors elected on the party’s platform at...

Mon Mar 25th, 2019     Read More →

How Tambuwal was re-elected with 342 votes

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…APC challenger, Sen. Wamakko, congratulate Tambuwal By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor After a tough political fight with his former deputy, Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal was on Sunday...

Sun Mar 24th, 2019     Read More →

Edo leads in developmental strides among APC-controlled states in January – Report

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Edo State has been ranked as the state with the most developmental strides among All Progressives Congress (APC)-controlled states in the country for the month of January on account of Governor...

Fri Mar 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Prices of fuel, kerosene rose in February — NBS

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By Emmanuel Elebeke National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, has said the average price for refilling a five kilogramme (kg) cylinder for Liquefied Petroleum Gas, otherwise known as cooking gas,...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

NIMC, Immigration to begin enforcement of NIN on new e-passports

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National Identity Management Commission, NIMC, and Nigerian Immigration Service, NIS, have agreed to commence enforcement of the National Identification Number, NIN, on the new 10-year validity...

Thu Mar 14th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari meets seven APC Govs in Aso Rock

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met behind closed doors with seven governors of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC, at the Presidential Villa,...

Tue Mar 12th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari meets six Northern Govs in Aso Rock

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting behind closed doors with six governors from the north and the Ekiti State Governor at the Presidential Villa,...

Tue Mar 12th, 2019     Read More →

Poll: Women besiege Sokoto INEC office, demand Tambuwal’s declaration as winner

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Hundreds of Women, on Tuesday, embarked on peaceful demonstration demanding the release of the March 9 governorship election result in Sokoto state by the Independent National Electoral Commission...

Tue Mar 12th, 2019     Read More →

Governorship Election 2019: APC leads PDP in 22 states declared so far by INEC

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Idowu Bankole On Saturday, March 9, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), conducted Governorship election across 29 out of 36 states and state House of Assembly elections across...

Tue Mar 12th, 2019     Read More →

Gov polls: El-Rufai, Ayade, Shehu, Bagudu, Bunu, Bello, Sule, others win

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…APC clears 12 states, PDP 7 …Elections inconclusive in 7 states, results awaited in three states … Tambuwal goes to court By Clifford Ndujihe, Ben Agande, Levinus Nwabughiogu,...

Mon Mar 11th, 2019     Read More →

Gov. Tambuwal urges INEC to declare him winner of Sokoto guber poll

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Gov. Aminu Tambuwa, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate in Sokoto State has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to declare him the winner of the...

Mon Mar 11th, 2019     Read More →

Polls: El Rufai re-elected as Kaduna Governor

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By Ben Agande, Kaduna The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the All Progressives Congress (APC) gubernatorial candidate, Governor Nasir El-Rufai as winner of...

Mon Mar 11th, 2019     Read More →

INEC halts polls in Rivers as Makinde, Sanwo-Olu, others win

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By Our Reporters LAGOS — Following reports of widespread violence and disruption of elections in Rivers State, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, yesterday suspended all...

Mon Mar 11th, 2019     Read More →