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No branded face masks at polling units, INEC warns voters, politicians

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has advised voters in the forthcoming governorship elections in Edo and Ondo states to avoid coming to polling centers with face masks branded...

Wed Jun 3rd, 2020     Read More →

PDP senators express hope of reclaiming Edo, Ondo in Guber polls

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The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caucus in the senate has expressed the optimism in winning the forthcoming governorship election polls in both Edo and Ondo states. Leader of the...

Wed Jun 3rd, 2020     Read More →

Guber elections: INEC to learn from Mali, South Korea – Yakubu

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it would draw some lessons from Mali and South Korea on how to conduct elections safely during the COVID-19 pandemic. The commission...

Sun May 31st, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19 mortality rises to 50 in Lagos

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The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, says three another COVID-19 related deaths were recorded, increasing the infection mortality in the state to 50. Abayomi made the...

Sat May 30th, 2020     Read More →

Gov elections: INEC to learn from Mali, South Korea - Yakubu

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it would draw some lessons from Mali and South Korea on how to conduct elections safely during the COVID-19 pandemic. The commission...

Sat May 30th, 2020     Read More →

Sanwo-Olu, Abiodun, Makinde account for stewardship in 365 days

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With the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, which has negatively impacted socio-political and economic activities across the world in the last three to five months, it may not be possible to pass a...

Fri May 29th, 2020     Read More →

Edo, Ondo, Oyo, eight others get new CPs

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The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the immediate posting/redeployment of eight new commissioners of police. The commissioners of police are follows; Undie J. Adie, CP...

Thu May 28th, 2020     Read More →

Governors begins legal procedure over financial autonomy order

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The Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) has constituted a legal committee that will engage with the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) to reflect on the implications of the recently passed...

Thu May 28th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria pays $11 million as ransom to kidnappers in four years

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The security architecture in Nigeria has once again come under the spotlight after a new report said the Nigerian Government and citizens have handed over N4 billion ($11 million) to kidnappers...

Thu May 28th, 2020     Read More →

When light dims on opposition against Akeredolu in Ondo

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Oluwarotimi Akeredolu The internal opposition within the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State is in disarray as efforts to stop Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu’s march for a...

Thu May 28th, 2020     Read More →

Court restrains government from revoking oil field

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JUSTICE Muslim Sule Hassan of the Federal High Court, Lagos has restrained the Minister of Petroleum Resources and the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) from revoking the Ororo marginal...

Thu May 28th, 2020     Read More →

Ondo PDP, APC guber aspirants vow not to step down

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Former Publicity Secretary of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo State, Mr. Banji Okunomo, has declared that the party would not give anybody anywhere automatic ticket as the...

Thu May 28th, 2020     Read More →

Coalition asks Buhari to scrap NDDC interim committee

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Niger Delta Accountability and Development Coalition on Tuesday said the probe of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) by the Nigerian Senate over alleged N40 billion scam cannot be...

Tue May 26th, 2020     Read More →

INEC to pilot use of electronic voting machines soon — Yakubu

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is to pilot the use of electronic voting machines at the earliest time possible towards full introduction of electronic voting in major...

Tue May 26th, 2020     Read More →

INEC wants govt to declare election essential service

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•Mulls e-voting in 2021, e-platforms for Edo, Ondo guber forms’ submission The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday said it would engage with relevant...

Tue May 26th, 2020     Read More →