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Matawalle: Lawyers weigh PDP’s chances as party goes to court

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Bello Matawalle As the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) readies to challenge the defection of the governor of Zamfara State, Bello Matawalle, lawyers have said the move may be...

Fri Jul 9th, 2021     Read More →

PDP schedules staggered congresses in Lagos, Oyo, others

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National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Kola Ologbodiyan.PHOTO: Facebook/Kola Ologbodiyan The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has announced dates for ward/state...

Fri Jul 9th, 2021     Read More →

Ebonyi Government confirms 3 deaths from cholera outbreak

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The Ebonyi Government has confirmed three deaths arising from the cholera outbreak in Amachi-Igwebuike Village, Agba in Ishielu Local Government Area of the state. The Acting Commissioner for...

Thu Jul 8th, 2021     Read More →

Minister seeks independent National Sports Commission

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[FILES] Sunday Dare. Photo/TWITTER/NIGERIAFMYS The Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Mr Sunday Dare, on Thursday, called for an independent National Sports Commission (NSC) to develop...

Thu Jul 8th, 2021     Read More →

Buhari appoints chancellors to 42 federal varsities

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President Muhammadu Buhari Following the establishment of additional universities, President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment and reassignment of chancellors to forty-two (42)...

Thu Jul 8th, 2021     Read More →

Magu misses out as police promote 24 commissioners

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Police Service Commission (PSC) has promoted 24 Commissioners of Police and confirmed the acting appointments of three Deputy Inspectors General of Police (DIG). x The commission also approved...

Thu Jul 8th, 2021     Read More →

CVR: 203,497 Nigerians complete online pre-registration in first week, says INEC

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says 203,497 eligible Nigerians had completed online pre-registration as fresh voters, seven days after the commencement of the exercise. x Mr...

Wed Jul 7th, 2021     Read More →

Southern governors want power shift, reject 30% share for ‘frontier basins’

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Two months after their May 11 meeting in Delta State tagged the ‘Asaba Accord’, the Southern Governors Forum, yesterday, met in Lagos State where it declared that Nigeria’s next...

Tue Jul 6th, 2021     Read More →

Next Nigeria’s President should come from the South – Southern governors

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Southern governors The Southern Governors’ Forum (SGF) on Monday, insisted on rotational presidency, saying Nigeria’s president in 2023 must come from the South. The forum agreed on...

Mon Jul 5th, 2021     Read More →

Southern governors say region must produce next Nigerian president

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Southern governors forum meeting in Lagos The Southern Governors Forum has unanimously agreed that the next president of Nigeria must come from the southern part of the country. x They made the...

Mon Jul 5th, 2021     Read More →

11 governors arrive Lagos for Southern Governors Forum meeting

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Eleven state governors and four deputy governors are present at the Lagos House, Ikeja to attend the Southern Governors Forum meeting hosted by Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu. x The...

Mon Jul 5th, 2021     Read More →

Tinubu welcomes Matawalle into APC family

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, yesterday, formally welcomed Zamfara State Governor Bello Matawalle to the party, commending him for not succumbing to the...

Thu Jul 1st, 2021     Read More →

Tanker owners, traders get 14-day vacation notice in Enugu over traffic

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The Enugu Capital Territory Development Authority (ECTDA) has ordered all bystanders, hawkers, highway traders and petroleum tankers at Eke Obinagu, on the Enugu-Abakaliki-Cameroon Highway, to...

Thu Jul 1st, 2021     Read More →

Umahi suspends 5 permanent secretaries for 6 months

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Umahi. Photo; TWITTER/REALDAVEUMAHI Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi on Wednesday suspended five permanent secretaries in the state civil service for six months over alleged lack of commitment to...

Wed Jun 30th, 2021     Read More →

Woman delivers baby at government function in Ebonyi

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[FILES] Pregnant woman.A middle-aged woman, Mrs Ukamaka Edeh, on Tuesday, delivered a baby boy during the flag-off of the Ebonyi Social Health Insurance Scheme in Abakaliki. The News Agency of...

Tue Jun 29th, 2021     Read More →