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Sixteen persons were on Thursday paraded by the Deputy Inspector-General of Police, Department of Operations, Joseph Habila, over alleged involvement in irregularities in Saturday’s governorship election in Osun State.
The Nigeria Police Force has arrested 16 members of the Peoples Democratic Party that it claimed were in possession of “customised INEC tags, face cap and jackets with the inscription of “INEC Osun 2018 Election Observer” during the Osun rerun.
Nigerian governors rose from their emergency meeting Wednesday night with a resolution that they cannot afford to pay workers a minimum wage of N30,000 unless the organised labour wants its members to be sacked.
Alhaji Katcha Kudu, North Central President of All Nigeria Confederation of Principals of Secondary Schools (ANCOPSS), has written off the Federal Government’s School Feeding Programme, describing it as a conduit pipe to siphon public funds.
The House of Representatives on Wednesday adjourned plenary over failure of the public address system in the chamber.
Nigeria announced last month that it would allow telecom companies to provide banking services, aiming to give millions of Nigerians without bank accounts access to so-called mobile money services, a policy that has been very successful in Kenya.
In a move aimed at offering Nigerian and Chinese clients a business-to-business networking and personal advisory service and also help them to access and unlock opportunities in Nigeria-China trade, Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc has commissioned an Africa-China Banking Centre (ACBC) in Lagos.
The internal crisis in the Peoples Democratic Party in Ekiti State was finally laid to rest on Sunday, with the State Caucus, the highest decision making organ of the party at the State level, reaffirming former Governor Ayodele Fayose as leader of the party and declaring the Chief Gboyega Oguntuase-led executive as the only recognized one in the State.
The All Progressive Congress (APC) in Cross River State has it will do everything possible to resist plans by ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state to appoint caretaker committees to oversee local government councils in the state.
Forensic pathologists have lamented the rising spate of uninvestigated unnatural deaths in the country and stressed the need to raise awareness and sensitise the people on what to do in the case of unnatural deaths.
Reacting to the release of Governorship and State House of Assembly candidates in the state by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) with APC candidates missing, the political parties noted that contest without the ruling APC would be a set back to the democracy and electorates.
The trial of a Senator representing Delta North Senatorial District, Peter Nwaoboshi, over alleged N322 million fraud yesterday commenced afresh before Justice Chukwujekwu Aneke of a Federal High Court in Lagos.