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Northern youths hold rally in support of Buhari in Kaduna

Youths in their hundred, Monday, staged a peaceful procession in support of President Muhammadu Buhari who has been in the United Kingdom for more than 90 days on medical vacation.

Jonathan sacked ministers accused of corruption – Omokri

Reno Omokri, former senior special assistant to ex-president Goodluck Jonathan on new media, on Monday said his principal fired two ministers accused of corruption.

Benue opposition members behave like Satan – Ortom’s aide

Tahav Agerzua, a Special Adviser, Media and ICT to Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State, has likened the behaviour of members of the opposition party in the state to Satan’s.

Edo lawmakers elects new speaker Kabiru Ajoto

The member representing Akoko-Edo constituency one in the Edo State House of Assembly, Honourable Kabiru Ajoto, has been elected the new speaker of the Assembly.

CSOs seek reversal of INEC 2019 election time-table

A coalition of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs), the National Democratic Movement (NDM), has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to reverse the election timetable for 2019 such that elections start with the House of Assembly to the presidential.

Adewale flays dissolution of Lagos PDP exco

Factional chairman of Lagos State chapter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Otunba Segun Adewale, on Monday frowned at the decision of the National Caretaker Committee of party to dissolve some states’ executives, including Lagos, describing the step as injustice to his group and supporters.

#ResumeOrResign Protest not sponsored by Mimiko, Dankwambo – Conveners

Concerned Nigerians and Our Mumu Don Do Movement has refuted reports which began online on Sunday, August 13, 2017 alleging that the on-going Resume or Resign protests are sponsored by a former and sitting governor.

Okonoboh and his torturous journey through the Edo Assembly

The ousted Speaker of Edo State House of Assembly, Mr. Justin Okonoboh, seems like a cat with nine lives.

Edo lawmakers impeach speaker Justin Okonoboh

The Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, honourable Justin Okonoboh, has been impeached.

Senate’s priorities in next 22 months – Saraki

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has outlined the focus of the Senate upon resumption from recess to include passing other aspects of the Petroleum Industry Bill.

Atiku wants state of origin scrapped, says we’re all Nigerians

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has declared that it is a fallacy to believe that there are people of Northern or Southern origin.

Atiku condemns Niger Delta militants’ quit notice, secession threat

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has condemned in strong terms the retaliatory quit notice given by the Niger Delta militants to northerners and Yoruba living in the oil-rich area.

Nobody will stop election in Anambra North – MASSOB

The Anambra North Zone of Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, and Biafra Independent Movement, BIM, has affirmed that no one can stop the November 18, 2017 Governorship election in the zone.

2019: Buhari is APC’s best bet – Oyegun

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has declared that President Muhammadu Buhari remains the party’s best bet for the 2019 presidential election.

Atiku in talks with PDP over 2019 presidential election

Ex-Vice President Atiku Abubakar has began secret talks with some leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Reps urge Osinbajo to assign portfolios to newly-appointed ministers

Some members of the House of Representatives have called on Acting President Yemi Osinbajo to assign portfolios to newly sworn-in Ministers.

Bayelsa APC faults state govt’s directive to vacate secretariat

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa have vowed not to vacate the disputed secretariat of the party in Yenagoa, the state capital, as directed by the state government.

PDP set to reclaim power in 2019 – Wike

Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has boasted that the All Progressives Congress (APC) is no match to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in any election.

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NIS to roll-out 10-year validity e-passport

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Zamfara: Bandits ready to lay down arms – police commissioner

Zamfara state police commissioner Usman Nagoggo said the armed bandits in the state had expressed their readiness to lay down their arms for peace to reign in the state.
Nigeria Football

Adam Mukhtar emerges as FCT FA chairman

Mohammed Adam Mukhtar has emerged the new chairman of the Federal Capital Territory Football Association, FCT FA chairman.
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EFCC re-arraigns American for defrauding three Nigerians of $1.2 million

The EFCC on Thursday re-arraigned an American, Marco Ramirez, at an Ikeja Special Offences Court for allegedly defrauding three Nigerians of $1.2 million under the pretext of securing green cards for them.
Paul Put

AFCON: Guinea’s strength lies in unity – Paul Put

Guinea coach Paul Put has spoken about his team’s chances in Group B of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) and also stressed on why his team needs to play in a collective way in Egypt.