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Osun, Supreme Court and the Violent Senator

The Supreme Court of Nigeria delivered the final judgment on Friday, July 5, in the matter of the September 22 Gubernatorial election, and the September 27 re-run in Osun State.
Senator Godswill Akpabio

Associates: Those fighting Senator Akpabio in Akwa Ibom will fail

Associates of former Akwa Ibom State governor and chieftain of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in the state, Senator Godswill Akpabio, have warned his opponents against making unfounded and unguided statements against the former Senate Minority Leader.
President Buhari presides over Federal Executive Council (FEC) December-2

Ministers lobby for retention in next federal cabinet

Uncertainty now surrounds the constitution of the next federal cabinet by President Muhammadu Buhari who sources say is keeping All Progressives Congress (APC) governors, ministers, associates and loyalists guessing on who are likely to be part of his team.
La Campagne Tropicana Beach Resort, Ibeji-Lekki, says exploration of tourism potential in the community has generated huge employment opportunities for youths and improved fishing occupation of residents, among others.

Tourism: Exploration of potential in Ibeji-Lekki generates employment for youths – official

La Campagne Tropicana Beach Resort, Ibeji-Lekki, says exploration of tourism potential in the community has generated huge employment opportunities for youths and improved fishing occupation of residents, among others.

Governor Shettima: Attack by Boko Haram planned to attract media attention

The Borno State Governor, Alhaji Kashim Shettima, has said the attack on his convoy by Boko Haram was planned by the terrorist group to attract local and international media attention and sustain its propaganda strategy.

Governor Shettima condoles victims of Boko Haram attack on convoy

Borno State Governor Kashim Shettima has condoled with the families of those killed during the ambush on his convoy in the central part of the state Tuesday evening.

PDP alleges Atiku Abubakar, Bukola Saraki, Peter Obi marked for arrest

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has alleged that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has listed key members of the party for arrest ahead of the 2019 general elections.

Abdulfatah Ahmed receives remains of General David Bamigboye

The final burial rites for the first governor of Kwara State, Brigadier-General David Bamigboye (rtd) began yesterday with the arrival, in Ilorin, the state capital, of the late military officer’s remains.
Kashim Ibrahim Imam

Boko Haram: Kashim Imam pledges N1 billion for reconstruction, resettlement

A chieftain of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Alhaji Kashim Imam, on Monday pledged to contribute N1 billion to facilitate rehabilitation, reconstruction and resettlement of communities ravaged by Boko Haram insurgency in Borno.
Muhammadu Buhari

Muhammadu Buhari condoles with the late David Bamigboye’s family

President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the Bamigboye family on the death of retired Brigadier-General David Bamigboye, the first military governor of Kwara.

Ex-Minister Fani-Kayode asks court to declare police invitation illegal

A former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, has approached the Abuja division of the Federal High Court to stop the police from inflicting on him any form of unlawful arrest and detention.
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has attributed his “outstanding performance” as a governor to “three developmental secrets” handed over to him by former governor Peter Odili .

Governor Wike attributes “performance” in Rivers to guidelines from ex-Governor Odili

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has attributed his “outstanding performance” as a governor to “three developmental secrets” handed over to him by former governor Peter Odili.

Kwara APC: The campaign of falsehood against Senator Saraki must stop

The Kwara state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has cautioned Yekini Nabena, deputy national publicity secretary of the party, to stop his alleged campaign of falsehood against Senate President Bukola Saraki.

World Cup: Doctor dies watching Nigeria lose to Argentina

The Chief Medical Director (CMD), Federal Teaching Hospital Abakaliki (FETHA), Emeka Ogah, has confirmed the death of one its consultants, Canice Ebirim, on Tuesday during the Super Eagles and Argentina match.

Nollywood actress Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde invited to join Oscar voting academy

Veteran Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, popularly known as ‘Omosexy’ was on Monday invited to become a member of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Science popularly known as the Oscars.

Disgraced Ghana FA chief apologises, resigns

Kwesi Nyantakyi has resigned from his position as Ghana Football Association (GFA) President after he was caught on camera receiving cash gifts from undercover reporters.

John Oyegun: Why I withdrew from APC chairmanship race

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has said that he will not be re-contesting the national chairmanship position in the forthcoming National Convention slated for June 23, in the party’s interest.

Accolades as Kannywood actress Hauwa Maina is laid to rest

Family members, fans, friends, and associates of the late Kannywood actress, Hauwa Maina, have continued to express fond memories about her as the actress is buried on Thursday (today).

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Cultists kill final year student of CRUTECH

A final year student of the Cross River State University of Technology (CRUTECH) was brutally killed on Monday morning.

Delta APC mocks O’tega Emerhor on failed case against party, Senator Omo-Agege

The Delta State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Monday mocked a leader of the party in the state, Olorogun O’tega Emerhor, following failed court cases he filed against the party through an executive faction led by Cyril Ogodo.
France is creating a G7 task force to study how central banks ensure cryptocurrencies like Facebook’s Libra are governed by regulations ranging from money-laundering laws to consumer-protection rules, France’s central bank governor said on Friday.

Facebook tells US Congress how it thinks its cryptocurrency Libra should be regulated

Facebook will not launch the cryptocurrency Libra until it has “fully addressed regulatory concerns,” according to David Marcus, the head of Facebook’s Calibra. The remarks are prepared testimony he plans to give tomorrow, in front of the US Senate Banking Committee.
A graduate of Insurance from the Polytechnic, Ibadan, Oyaremi Olabode, was on Monday convicted of criminal impersonation and sentenced to four months in prison.

Ibadan polytechnic graduate jailed for impersonation

A graduate of Insurance from the Polytechnic, Ibadan, Oyaremi Olabode, was on Monday convicted of criminal impersonation and sentenced to four months in prison.
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has approved the appointment of Olarewaju Lasisi as his senior special adviser on media and public affairs. 3

Insecurity: We’ll give special budgetary attention to Zamfara – Speaker Gbajabiamila

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila, has said that the 9th National Assembly would give special budgetary attention to the three Senatorial Districts of Zamfara State in order to resolve the issue of insecurity.