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World Cup: Kogi floats 25 viewing centres

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The Kogi Government says it has concluded arrangements to establish 25 viewing centres where people can watch live World Cup matches holding in Russia. Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State The...

Tue Jun 12th, 2018     Read More →

June 12: Nigerians have been haunted by spirit of #June12 – Dalong

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Governor Tanko Almakura of Nassarawa State said that June 12 will go a long way in unity different ethnic and religious group in the country. He said, “This is an occasion that is not...

Tue Jun 12th, 2018     Read More →

Dino Melaye: Suspects deny allegations

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Accused, Kabiru Seidu, 31, aka “Osama” and Nuhu Salihu, 25, aka “Small” who appeared before Kogi Senior Magistrates’ Court, Lokoja on Monday, have declared that the...

Tue Jun 12th, 2018     Read More →

Herdsmen kill because they are criminally-minded, Benue people tell Defense Minister Ali

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By Peter Duru, Makurdi Last Tuesday, Minister of Defense, Brig. Gen. Mansur Dan Ali (ret.), drew the ire of Benue people after he called for the suspension of open grazing prohibition law in...

Sun Jun 10th, 2018     Read More →

Autonomy Bill: Buhari has strengthened democracy, liberated Nigerians

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Lokoja – Some Nigerians in Kogi, say President Muhammadu Buhari has strengthened Democracy and liberated the people by assenting to the financial autonomy Bill for the Judiciary and...

Sat Jun 9th, 2018     Read More →

Saraki and the nPDP: Time to call it quits

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In recent times, members of the New Peoples Democratic Party, nPDP, bloc in the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, have been agitating over what they consider a gross shortchange and...

Sat Jun 9th, 2018     Read More →

I know the APC is sick… – Melaye

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The Senator representing Kogi West at the National Assembly, and Chairman Senate Committee in FCT. Mr. Dino Melaye has said that his party the All Progressives Congress (APC), is...

Fri Jun 8th, 2018     Read More →

IGP drags Saraki, Senate to court for declaring him enemy of democracy

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA—Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, yesterday, dragged the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, and the Senate before the Federal High Court in Abuja for...

Fri Jun 8th, 2018     Read More →

Uproar as Senators, Reps seek declaration of June 12 polls results

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By Emman Ovuakporie ABUJA—President Muhammadu Buhari’s decision to recognise Chief Moshood Abiola’s position in the evolution of the country’s democracy rebounded in the...

Fri Jun 8th, 2018     Read More →

FG seeking to proscribe us, NLC tells ILO

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By Victor Ahiuma-Young, reporting from Geneva, Switzerland NIGERIA Labour Congress, NLC, has reported the Federal Government to International Labour Organisation, ILO, accusing it of working...

Thu Jun 7th, 2018     Read More →

A dead man is not a citizen you can’t confer GCFR on a dead man, Melaye tells Buhari

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Senator Dino Melaye, the senator representing Kogi West, has said that President Muhammdu Buhari can not confer the honour of Grand Commander of the Federal Republic (GCFR) on on a dead man. Dino...

Thu Jun 7th, 2018     Read More →

Senate adjourns for Sallah break

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The Senate on Thursday adjourned plenary till July 3 to proceed for Sallah break. Senate Chamber The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki made the announcement shortly before adjourning...

Thu Jun 7th, 2018     Read More →

NLC endangered, says Wabba, seeks ILO intervention

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Nigeria Labour Congress has accused the Federal Government of taking actions inimical to its existence and called for the intervention of the International Labour Organisation (ILO). Wabba NLC...

Thu Jun 7th, 2018     Read More →

Jibrin faces probe over alleged misrepresentation of House deliberations

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The House of Representatives has asked its Committee on Ethics and Privileges to investigate the lawmaker representing Bebeji/Kiru constituency in Kano State, Abdulmumin Jibrin, for allegedly...

Thu Jun 7th, 2018     Read More →

Reps query Jibrin, Kazaure over media comments

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The Speaker of House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, has directed Rep. Abdulmumin Jibrin (APC-Kano) and Rep. Mohammed Kazaure (APC-Jigawa) to defend their media comments against National...

Wed Jun 6th, 2018     Read More →