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APC carpets Akwa Ibom monarchs over alleged partisanship

Akwa Ibom State chapter of All progressives Congress (APC) has taken the traditional rulers in the state to the cleaners over alleged meddlesomeness in the politics of the state, and support for Governor Udom Emmanuel led administration.
President Buhari at the event

President Buhari meets Northern traditional rulers in Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met behind closed door with traditional rulers from the Northern parts of the country at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

Presidency: Nigeria to now take delivery Tucano jets 2020

The Federal Government has reiterated its determination to continue to procure sophisticated weapons to keep the nation’s military in good fighting shape, saying the country will take delivery of Super Tucano fighter jets in 2020.

Olubadan, high chiefs end 26 months’ rift

Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Akanmu Adetunji, has, after 26 months, welcomed his estranged high chiefs and members of the Olubadan-in-Council back into his palace following a reconciliation move to end their rift.
Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has approved the reappointment of Mr. Abba Anwar as his Chief Press secretary.

Ruga: Governor Ganduje, Kano Igbos reject call for relocation of Fulani from South

Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje alongside Igbo leaders from Kano has rejected calls from some notable Northern political leaders that all Fulani herdsmen living in the Southern part of the country should relocate to the North the idea, describing it as divisive and retrogressive.
With the 2019 Nations Cup now done and dusted, Super Eagles goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi will turn focus to PSL new season which kicks off August 3rd.

New League Season: Daniel Akpeyi to open shop against Greg Etafia

With the 2019 Nations Cup now done and dusted, Super Eagles goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi will turn focus to PSL new season which kicks off August 3rd.
In a bid to create access to quality education, Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has announced the abolition of all forms of fees and levies in public primary and secondary schools across the state.

Choba killings: Wike asks paramount ruler to restore peace in seven days

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has given the Paramount ruler Choba Community Seven days ultimatum to reconcile all disputing groups in the area for peace to return and stop the reckless killings in the area.
Rivers State Deputy Governor Dr. Ipalibo Harry Banigo has reiterated the State Government’s determination to totally terminate terror attacks on the state’s marine corridor.

Rivers government moves to end terror attacks on waterways

Rivers State Deputy Governor Dr. Ipalibo Harry Banigo, has reiterated the State Government’s determination to totally terminate terror attacks on the state’s marine corridor.
Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has again accused President Muhammadu Buhari of clamping down on the judiciary.

Atiku Abubakar asks General Buratai to relocate to Borno

Former Vice President and Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the 2019 election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has advised the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, to permanently relocate to the North-East zone, particularly Borno to intensify the fight against insurgency.

Gani Adams threatens to attack violent herdsmen, lists hideouts

The Aare Onakakanfo in Council chaired by Iba Gani Adams, on Sunday appealed to the federal government to increase security in the South West.
Despite Stuart Baxter having successfully guided the South Africa national team to the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt, the head coach has refused to give assurances regarding his future.

AFCON: Bafana Bafana’s final squad revealed

Stuart Baxter has finalised his 23-man Bafana Bafana squad that will travel to Egypt for the upcoming 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) tournament.
Dapo Abiodun

Ogun government sets up committee to review appointment of 75 Obas by Senator Amosun

The Ogun State Government on Friday set up a committee to review the appointments, installations and promotions of traditional rulers in the State carried out by the outgone Governor Ibikunle Amosun in the twilight of his administration.
Ondo State House of Assembly

Akure community seeks to produce Ondo assembly speaker

As the inauguration of the ninth Ondo State House of Assembly draws near, the people of Akure, the state capital, have demanded that the community be allowed to produce the next speaker of the Assembly.
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike and the Amayanabo of Abonnema, King Disrael Bob-Manuel during a congratulatory visit by the Akuku-Toru Council of Traditional Rulers and Chiefs at the Government House Port Harcourt on Tuesday

Governor Wike vows to go tough on cultists, kidnappers

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has declared that any kidnapper or cultist arrested by law enforcement agencies will face the full weight of the law.

Satguru Maharaji urges National Assembly to enact law establishing state police

The `Living Perfect Master’, Satguru Maharaj Ji, has urged the National Assembly to enact a law establishing state police to curb spate of killings in the country.
Senator Buruji Kashamu

Election: Ogun PDP candidate promises to complete abandoned road projects

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun State, Senator Kashamu Buruji, has promised to complete all abandoned road projects and provide stomach infrastructure for the people of the state if elected in the March 9 election.
Ibikunle Amosun

Ogun APC rally crisis: Governor Amosun blasts Adams Oshiomhole

The Governor of Ogun State, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, has denied allegations by the National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mallam Lanre Issa-Onilu, that he sponsored thugs to the presidential rally of the party in the state on Monday.

Oba of Lagos: President Buhari a man of his words

The Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwanu Akiolu says President Muhammadu Buhari is a man of his words and will be victorious in the forthcoming Presidential election.

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Tanko Yakasai: Lawan Dambazau an exceptional politician

An elder statesman, Alhaji Tanko Yakasai, has described the late political icon, Malam Lawan Dambazau, as an exceptional politician who dedicated his life to the emancipation of the downtrodden.
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David Alaba to miss Champions League clash with thigh injury

Bayern Munich full-back David Alaba is set to miss out on Wednesday’s Champions League opener against Red Star Belgrade after picking up a thigh injury, the club confirmed Sunday.

Group asks court to order President Buhari to appoint NDDC chairman from Delta

A Non-Governmental Organisation, Community Watch of Nigeria (CWN), has prayed a Federal High Court for an order restraining Federal Government from appointing any other person representing any state of the Niger-Delta other than from Delta as Chairman of Governing Board of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).