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Governor Yari, Senator Marafa clash over President Buhari’s REC nominee

Governor of Zamfara State, Abdul-Aziz Yari; and lawmaker representing Zamfara Central Senatorial District, Senator Kabiru Marafa, are in a battle over the eligibility of President Muhammadu Buhari’s nominee for Zamfara, Ahmad Bello Mahmud, as Resident Electoral Commissioners of the Independent National Electoral Commission.

Senate fails to approve INEC REC nominee Bello Mahmud

The Senate has again failed to confirm a Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, nominee, Bello Mahmud, from Zamfara State.

Coaches, players sue Nasarawa United FC over N182 million unpaid salaries

Coaches and players of Nasarawa United FC have dragged the club’s management to a Jos Industrial Court over unpaid salaries, allowances and sign-on fees totaling N182.54 million.

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje appoints new permanent secretaries

The Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, on Thursday presided over the swearing in of our new Permanent Secretaries into the state Civil Service.

Nasarawa govt scraps Customary Court of Appeal

The Nasarawa State Government on Monday announced the merging of the state’s Customary of Appeal with the High Court.

Fed govt weakening justice system with systematic intimidation – Governor Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has accused the federal government of weakening the justice system in the country by clamping down on judges “to lay the grounds for the wholesale politicisation of the justice sector in the country.”

APC governors to implement compulsory free education, security trust fund

The Chairman of the Progressives Governors’ Forum (PGF), who was represented by his deputy, Prince Eze Madumere, told newsmen that the moves were part of measures to ensure that policy initiatives of APC states were equally implemented and sustained in APC controlled states.

New law to encourage community crime prevention in Sokoto

Sokoto State Executive Council has approved a draft law that seeks to enhance community prevention efforts in tackling crimes across the state.

Olubadan sues Ajimobi, 23 others over Ibadan Chieftaincy review

As seen in the suit made available, the Olubadan is also seeking an order setting aside the installation of the kings done on Sunday 27th August, 2017 made pursuant to gazette No 14 and 15 of volume 42 of 23rd and 24th August 2017.

Don’t abuse SAN rank‎ – CJN tells Keyamo, others

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen (SAN), on Monday swore in 29 new Senior Advocates of Nigeria.

Adamawa govt assures Igbo residents of safety

Governor Mohammed Jibrilla of Adamawa State, yesterday, assured the Igbo community in the state of their safety.

Man arrested for raping 14-yr-old boy in Taraba

The Taraba State Police Command has arrested a 40-year-old man, Hayatu Ahmadu, for raping a 14-year-old boy, Hillary Kyara, at Nasarawa river in Jalingo, the state capital.

Lagos govt asks S’Court to convict al-Mustapha, Shofolahan over Kudirat’s murder

The Supreme Court has been urged by the Lagos State Government to set aside the judgment of the Court of Appeal which acquitted Hamza al-Mustapha and Lateef Shofolahan of the murder of Kudirat Abiola.

UN humanitarian workers resume work in Maiduguri after search uproar

The searched raised concerns amongst members of the international community with the UN directing its humanitarian workers operating in Borno State to remain indoors.

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The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) market indices on Tuesday recorded marginal growth of 0.03 per cent after dropping by 0.88 per cent on Monday.

CAF Champions League: Nigeria put faith in MFM FC, Plateau United

Mountain of Fire and Miracles Football Club from Nigeria are unlikely to win the 2018 CAF Champions League, but they boast the most eye-catching name among the 58 contenders.

Burundi’s President Pierre Nkurunziza launches campaign to extend his rule

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Egypt’s Mohamed Salah is becoming a boss – Didier Drogba

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African National Congress rejects President Jacob Zuma’s power-sharing proposal

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Governor Amosun urges corps members to ensure positive impact in host communities

Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State, on Monday, called on NYSC members to ensure positive impact in their host communities.

Telecom operators lose 14.3 million subscribers in 10 months

Active mobile voice subscriptions on the MTN, 9mobile, Airtel and Globacom networks crashed from 154.7 million in January to 140.4 million in October, 2017.

APC chair John Odigie-Oyegun promises to work with PDP’s Uche Secondus

National Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, on Tuesday assured that he would relate with National Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr Uche Secondus, without rancour.

PDP chair Uche Secondus pledges total reconciliation

New Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, has restated his commitment to full reconciliation and the inclusion of all aggrieved members in his efforts to reposition the party.

World Cup: Nigeria showed quality with win over Argentina – Croatia’s Ivica Olic

Croatia assistant coach Ivica Olic insists his side must be at their best to beat the Super Eagles in their group game at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.