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The candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Adebayo Adelabu and his wife, Mrs Oluseyi Adelabu have cast their votes at Unit 10, Ward 9, Adelabu Compound, Oke Oluokun in Ibadan South East Local Government.

Oyo elections: INEC has learnt from its mistakes – Adebayo Adelabu

Chief Adebayo Adelabu, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), on Saturday, lauded INEC over the orderly conduct of the governorship and House of Assembly elections, saying it has learnt from the mistakes of the Feb. 23 elections.

Gunmen attack warehouse, kill policeman in Aba

A group of yet-to-be identified gunmen who attacked one of the warehouses in Aba, the commercial nerve of Abia State have reportedly killed one of the police officers attached to Aba Command of the Nigeria Police Force.

Lagos. The Moment. The Man.

As excellent a city as Lagos is, and as profound as its journey has been thus far, Lagos is ready to become its greater self.

Air Peace: No plan to operate UAE flights from Port Harcourt airport

Air Peace on Tuesday dismissed reports that it plans to originate its flights to Sharjah and Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) from Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

NTF reveals plans for junior, wheelchair tennis

The President of the Nigeria Tennis Federation, Engineer Dayo Akindoju, says the federation is bent on making sure the International Tennis Federation approves its proposal of having a substantial number of weeks for ITF Junior Tennis tournaments.
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Elections: PDP cautions against militarization of South South

The Peoples Democratic Party said it has noted the illegal occupation and provocative besiegement of PDP states in the South South, namely Bayelsa, Rivers, Delta, Akwa Ibom and Cross River States by the military ahead of the March 9, governorship and State Assembly elections.

INEC declares two senatorial, five House of Reps elections inconclusive in Rivers

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Rivers State, has released the results of a senatorial district and eight National Assembly elections in Rivers State.
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COMESA anxious over single air market

The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) has launched a campaign for the implementation of Single African Air Transport Market (SAATM).
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Islamic cleric sues for peace during elections

A respected Islamic cleric, Dr. (Sheikh) A.A. Usman has appealed to Nigerians to embrace peace and not violence during the 2019 general elections.

Nnamdi Kanu: South East governors working for President Buhari

The leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has alleged that the South East governors are working for the re-election of President Muhammadu Buahri against the Atiku/Obi presidential ambition based on their quest to be allowed to return for a second tenure in office.
Edo State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Olusegun Odumosun

New Edo police commissioner promises tougher approach to crime fighting

The Edo State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Olusegun Odumosun, has assured residents in the state of his resolve to give a harder bight to crime fighting with the deployment of operatives, equipment and other components of the new security architecture to improve security in the state.
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Israel Akinadewo: Thank God for keeping Nigeria together

Dr Israel Akinadewo, Supreme Head, Motalitu Cherubim And Seraphim Church Worldwide, has urged Nigerians to be thankful to God for keeping the country together throughout the outgoing year.

Trigger-happy policeman arrested for allegedly shooting Port Harcourt-bound passenger

The Rivers State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of a trigger-happy cop, who shot a bus passenger along the Evekwu axis of East-West Road on December 11, 2018.
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5.0-magnitude earthquake strikes off Japan’s Fukushima prefecture

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.0 struck off the coast of Japan’s Fukushima prefecture on Friday, Japan Meteorological Agency said.

Women in Kaduna community avoid pregnancy after sole health centre shuts down

Women of Kurmin Ajah, a community of 3,000 people in Kachia local government area of Kaduna state said pregnant women in the area are dying due to the absence of health centre and access road.

Muhammadu Buhari: We’re winning battle against insecurity, corruption

President Muhammadu Buhari has said his administration took up the battle against terrorism and corruption to create an enabling environment for businesses to thrive.

Muhammadu Buhari: Why we focus on quality infrastructure

President Muhammadu Buhari, Friday, in Abuja, reaffirmed that his administration will sustain the delivery of quality infrastructure across the country for investments and businesses to thrive.

Muhammadu Buhari: We’ll sustain delivery of quality infrastructure to boost investments, businesses

President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration will sustain the delivery of quality infrastructure across the country for investments and businesses to thrive.

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